Every Saturday throughout September, Havelock Square will have fun packed activities for the whole family to enjoy.
There will be entertainers, shows, crafts, balloon twisting, games, face painting and lots more, with different activities taking from 11am to 4pm.
Di Powell, inSwindon BID Manager said:
“We are pleased to bring these events to the new look Havelock Square. There will be a variety of activities for all the family to get involved in.This is also a great opportunity for shoppers to visit all the independent retailers on Havelock Square/Street”.
Meet Captain Jack …the Potty Pirate! On Saturday 3 September
When you meet Captain Jack, you can be sure he’ll get things ship-shape! He’ll tell stories of his adventures with a little help from his guests, create pirate swords with his balloon twisting skills and then recruit some new pirates.
Meet Major Krazy …the Intrepid Explorer on Saturday 10 September
Major Krazy will be tracking down the very rare WooWoo bird plus watch as the Major shows you his prized possession, an ancient and mysterious key he found when exploring deep in the Amazon, said to be haunted by its previous owner, Chief Umbongo. He will delight crowds with plenty of audience participation, balloon twisting, creepy crawlie fun and so much more.
Meet the Mad Hatter …the king of tea parties on Saturday 17 September
A very gracious, a bit eccentric, the Mad Hatter will delight you with his quirky banter and add a mischievous air to any “tea party”. Have you seen Alice? You’ll need to help the Mad Hatter on the search for his friend and decorate some cupcakes, are you up to the challenge?
Meet the Professor …the Mad Scientist on Saturday 24 September
Stand by for madcap experiments as The Professor mixes and mingles armed with his health and safety warning tape, he safely cordons off onlookers and arms them with safety specs before demonstrating his latest invention, the Brain-O-Matic! He is also an awesome balloon twister, robot maker and has a few silly magic tricks up his sleeve to leave everyone spellbound and in fits of laughter!
Keep the kids entertained for free, with the new look Havelock Square Family Fun Saturdays!