We’re super excited to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee on the upcoming long weekend! We’re spoilt for choice for places to go! See if you can choose... we promise it’s a difficult choice!
Jubilee Beer Festival
From 2nd June at 12:00 pm to 5th June 10:30 pm. Marston’s Social Club are hosting a 4 Day Beer Festival to mark the long Jubilee weekend. There will be a live band "Queen Day" on the Friday and on Sunday afternoon there is a ‘Family Fun Day’ with bouncy castle, giant games, music, karaoke and BBQ. Pop along to Marstons Sports & Social Club, Shobnall Road!
The Big Burton Jubilee
On Friday June 3rd & Saturday June 4th celebrate the 70 year reign of her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II and the launch of The Big Burton Carousel Sculpture Trail. Supported by East Staffordshire Borough Council, this event will be situated on the Regatta Field and Stapenhill Gardens and offers an exciting programme of workshops, stalls and performances across the 2 days for the whole family to enjoy, including: children’s crafts, balloon modelling, child friendly theatre, a fairground carousel, games, food stalls, a double decker bus bar, local bands, theatre performances, shire horse and cart rides and a Friday night comedy gig!
During the event there will also be a kiosk to collect maps and learn more about The Big Burton Carousel sculpture trail, a 12 week trail that features 30 different carousel horses in Burton and includes 12 different themed weeks and activities.
Visit from 10am – 4pm at Stapenhill Gardens and Regatta Fields, DE15 9AP
Tutbury Jubilee Beacon
Starting on Thursday 2nd June at 4pm festivities will begin at Tutbury Castle. Over the long weekend events include:
2nd June – Tutbury Castle hosting the Jubilee Beacon.
3rd June – Village Jubilee Photograph & Walk to Fauld Crater.
4th June – Street Party on the High Street with Music, Choirs, Entertainment, Food & Stalls.
5th June – The Big Lunch, picnic with Brass Bands, Choirs and other Entertainers
Afternoon Tea for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
The Mulberry Restaurant at Burton & South Derbyshire College are hosting an afternoon tea on Thursday 26th May with lunch service from 12 noon. The afternoon tea includes a wide variety of sandwiches, savoury bites, a delicate selection of freshly made cakes and sweet treats and copious amounts of tea or freshly filtered coffee for £14.95pp. To book a table, please call 01283 494673 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Jubilee Weekend Street Market
On Saturday 4th June from 1pm to 5pm, Alrewas Royal British Legion, are hosting a Jubilee weekend Village Street Market Village with local business stalls and food stalls. There will be food, tombola, raffle (with funds going to the Alzheimers Society) and the village Jubilee Choir will be performing.