May Day event in Wyndham Park

Traditional Morris dancing, dancing around the maypole, old fashioned crafts and seed planting.

Heritage Lottery

Date:  Monday 1 May 2017

Time:  10am - 2.30pm

Tickets: Free entry

Location: Wyndham Park, Grantham

Come and celebrate May Day in the park with traditional Morris dancing, dancing around the maypole, old fashioned crafts and seed planting. 

The Heritage Lottery Fund and BIG Lottery Fund event from 10am to 2.30pm on Monday May 1 will see Lincoln and Micklebarrow Morris Men lead morris dancing whilst Grantham School of Dancing will co-ordinate the traditional dance around the maypole.

There will also be plenty of crafts for children to join in with including making May Day baskets, flower masks and flower pot pictures.

The traditional spring holiday is acknowledged in many cultures and to mark the celebration there will be the opportunity for children to plant seeds in pots to take home from the event.

Café Indulgence will be open at the park throughout the day.

SKDC's Business Manager for Venues and Facilities Paul Stokes said: "This is the first event for many years at the park celebrating May Day and promises traditional fun for children and adults alike.

"Come along on the Bank Holiday Monday and relax with music and activities from a bygone era."