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Waltham Abbey Festival of Light

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Saturday 6th May








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Please remember these events are a collated list based on what we have been told is happening.

Please check with the event location for any changes.

Sat 6th May - Waltham Abbey Day Planner

Eat 9:00-11:30 Coronation Breakfast …more The Crown
Eat 9:00 Breakfast …more Brew Street – Kitchen & Bar
at LV White Water Centre
Do 10:00 A Royal Trail Museum
Do 10:00-2:00 Colour your own Crown activity …more “Clean in Time”, Sun St.
Eat 10:00-2:00 Free sit down cups of tea with tables and chairs inside and out …more “Clean in Time”, Sun St.
Do 10:30-11:30 Learn 2 Skate & fun session  with Imperial Artistic …more King Harold Academy School
Do 11:00-3:00 Art & Craft …more Library
Watch 11:00 Live Viewing …more Town Hall (ticketed)
Watch 11:00 Live Viewing The Angel
Watch 11:00 Live Viewing The Queens Head
Watch 11:00 Live Viewing …more The Crown
Watch Eat 11:00 Live Viewing …more The Library, Tea & Cake by U3A
Watch 11:00 Live Viewing The Queens Arms
Do 11:00-1:00 Balloon Modelling …more Crepe & Shake
Eat 11:00 Afternoon Tea …more Brew Street – Kitchen & Bar
at LV White Water Centre
Do 11:30-12:30 Town Crier …more Around Town
Do 12:00-4:00 Family Fun Day …more The Plough Pub
Eat 12:00-3:00 Afternoon Tea …more Town Hall (Ticketed)
Eat 12:00-5:00 Afternoon Tea …more The Crown
Eat 1:00 Afternoon Tea Lee Valley Boat Centre (Ticketed)
Eat 1:00-5:00 BBQ …more The Queens Head
Do 1:30 Treasure Hunt (around town) Library & Tourist Information
Watch 2:10 Up to sixteen Helicopers may fly overhead as part of the Coronation Flypast.
(Approximate time. Heading East. From Waltham Cross to Epping
Music 2:15 Cambridge Alumni Brass Band …more Outside Angel/Library
Music 2:45 Church Bells Waltham Abbey Church
Do Music 3:30 “Sing for the King” Singalong …more Waltham Abbey Church
Do 3:45 Childrens Country Dancing Outside Library
Music 4:00 Cambridge Alumni Brass Band Waltham Abbey Church
Eat 5:00 BBQ …more The Angel
Do Music 5:00 U3A Singing-For-Fun …more The Angel
Music 5:40 Kevin Locke …more The Angel
Music 6:20 Maria Duffy …more The Angel
Music 7:00-11:00 Revolutionaires …more Town Hall (Ticketed)
Music 7:15 The Archibalds …more The Angel
Do Music 7:30 King of the Disco …more The Plough Pub
Music 7:30-10:00 The People band …more The Crown
Music 8:00-1:00 Now Thats Garage …more Farand Bar & Kitchen
Music 8:00-2:00 DJ Jordan Powers …more Vince’s Restaurant & Bar
Music 9:30 Steve Soulman …more The Sultan Pub
Do Music ? Karaoke …more The Queens Head

Have we missed something? Let the Tourist Information Centre know or us via [email protected]