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image for Outdoor Event item typeVE Day commemoration event at Downham Market

Outdoor Event, Fri 8 - Sat 9 May 2020, free entry


Street entertainment in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of VE Day.

The day includes:

Street parties around the town
Free 1940's style tea party on the Town Square
1940's style dance with the Downham Market Swing Orchestra singers and jive dancers
Raising of the Union Flag and lighting of the Town's Beacon
Military vehicles
Military models from the era

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Event details

Dates Times
Fri 8 - Sat 9 May 2020


Free entry

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Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 21 Mar St Winnold's Parade
Thu 23 Apr St George's Day
Fri 8 - Sat 9 May VE Day commemoration event
Sun 24 - Sun 31 May Downham Market Festival
Mon 25 May Downham Market Carnival
Fri 18 - Sun 20 Sep Downham Market Live!


Downham Market Town Council


Town Centre,
Downham Market,
PE38 9


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Map reference: TF 610031  Lat: 52.60266 Long: 0.37680


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
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