2014 Summer Festival

Celebrating 100 Years of Village Life

24th & 25th August 2014, 1 – 6pm

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This year, celebrating 100 years of village life, the well-established Stanton St John Festival will appeal to all ages and interests.

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For a look into the past; a local World War 1 Exhibition, an original 1889 wagon being re-united with its place of origin, vintage vehicles featuring a line up of cars and bikes dating back over the last 100 years and a chance to chat with characters from Stanton St John’s past and take part in a village treasure hunt.

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For culture vultures; an art & craft exhibition with live demonstrations including pottery, lace-making and weaving, a vintage fashion show & sale in aid of Helen and Douglas House, a book shop and live music. Also there will be poems, photos, stories and artefacts to illustrate village life.

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For garden enthusiasts; a garden shop, a flower display and open gardens.


For children of all ages; birds of prey (displays and a chance to get close up and personal), sports, crafts, activities, old fashioned games and storytelling.

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And who can resist the fabulous village cream teas, local ales, goodies from the country market and delicious Indian food?

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Tickets: £5 per person, accompanying children free

Date: 24th & 25th August 2014 1-6pm

To find Stanton St John please click here

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One Response to “2014 Summer Festival”

  • vasiliki:

    Dear Sir/Madame,

    i am interested of having a stall selling Greek products, like honey, baklava,
    dolmas, selection of olives etc at your events.

    Could you please give me some more information.

    Look forward to hearing from you,



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