Daffodil Weekend 2018
Saturday 17 & Sunday 18 March 2018
This year we are celebrating 50 years of Thriplow Daffodil Weekend!
Golden Treasure Hunt
To celebrate our 50th year, we are running a Golden Treasure Hunt with two Sovereign 2018 gold bullion coins to win (each worth £250). So make sure you pick up your Golden Clue Sheet from the Information tent opposite The Smithy on The Green.
Our nominated charity for 2018 is:
Stars: Bereavement Support Services for children, young people and their families
50th year souvenirs: paintings, prints, cards, sweets, wrist bands
Country Thriplow: mini rovers, dog straw bale run, dog agility competition, the Ferret man, family dog show (Sat), fun gun dog scurry (Sun), ‘have a go’ archery
Children’s Thriplow: traditional games, Punch & Judy, face painting
Taste of Thriplow: food stalls, hot food, beer tent, live music
Vintage Thriplow: classic cars, vintage tractors, engines
The Green: stalls, craft marquee, morris dancing, food, drink
The Smithy: blacksmith demonstrations, Thriplow Society exhibition ‘From Church Fete to Country Fair - 50 years of Daffodil Weekend’
Village Hall: tea room
Village Shop: hot and cold drinks, groceries
Cricket Pitch: tea room, stalls, live folk music
Thriplow School: tea room, stalls, school recitals, magic shows
St George’s Church: festival of flowers, bell ringing, organ music, display of records, display of kneelers
Tractor rides, dray rides and train rides
Stalls throughout the village
Books, bric-a-brac, clothes, coffees, crafts, garden ornaments, gifts, jewellery, linens, plants and cut daffodils, sweets and much more!