Meadowgate Festival

THANK YOU FOR MAKING MEADOWFEST FANTASTIC!
The pupils had an amazing time, memories were made, their smiles and laughter were magic. That was made possible by YOU! ALL OF YOU!! THANK YOU SO MUCH.
Wisbech Standard write up - click to read the story and see pictures from the day taken by the press.
Welcome to our festival blog, we are hoping to hold an amazing event on Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th June 2017.  This is only possible with the fantastic generosity and support from local businesses, companies and the local community.  Below is our wishlist so if you would like to pledge for our 'MeadowFest' please contact the school on 01945 461836 or office@meadowgate.cambs.sch.uk.  Keep checking back for updates and lets pull together to achieve our dream festival!
 
A big thank you to Si from KLFM (96.7FM) for helping to get the ball rolling and your support so far.
Friday 23rd June - just for the pupils and invited guests
Saturday 24th June 12pm-4pm - open to all, ticket entry
 Behind the scenes, the busy bees of the Meadowfest Planning Department have been drawing together the amazing donations, pledges and offers of support from our wonderful local community, parents, family and friends.  We have been blown away!  We have been able to put together a newsletter for parents which gives a flavour of what we have in store.............
TICKETS - SOLD OUT
Saturday 24th June 12pm-4pm
Entry: £1 per ticket
NO ENTRY ON THE DAY WITHOUT A TICKET
Contact the school office 01945 461836
WISH LIST
 
Below is the wish list of items, resources and activities we are looking to have donated to make this a fantastic event for the school and community. If you feel you are able to donate anything on the list please contact us on 01945 461836 or email office@meadowgate.cambs.sch.uk. Once donated you or your company name will be listed and acknowledged in the news feed and recognised as an official sponsor of the Meadowgate Festival. 
 
Items in green have already been pledged.
 
 
Thanks for the outstanding generosity pledged so far but we are still in need of:
  • marquees
  • magician
  • gas BBQs
  • water/soft drinks
  • sweets
  • large paddling pool
  • circus acts
  • balloon modelling
  • ice-cream van
  • candy floss machine
  • temporary flooring on the grass
  • first aid
  • side stalls 
  • ponchos
  • hats
  • sun cream
  • face painter
  • coconut game
  • toilets
  • security
  • large beanbags
  • windbreaks for the seaside
OUR SUPPORTERS
Thank you to the PTA who will be running a yummy cake stall.
Thanks to Nick for offering to kit us out with Microphones for the day!
Thank you to Snowy (Simon) for the amazing donation of a fireworks display!
 Thanks to Jason @ JB Electricals for offering your help on the day
Thanks to MOTIV8 for the use of the inflatable assault course.
Thank you to Rob (NCS Project Leader) @ College of West Anglia for your offer of volunteers and selfie booth
Massive thank you to Andy Thorpe @ Fenland Hygiene for your pledge of banners and signs (http://www.fenland-supplies.co.uk/about.html)
 Thanks to Ryan @ Cambs fire and rescue for offering to come and run a stall for us
Thank you to Roughton's Hog Roast for their support.

Massive thank you to Mick @ London Routemaster Bus company who has offered to run scenic tours on the day! www.routemasterbus.com

 Thanks Natalie for offering to help decorate our festival with balloons
 A big thank you to 'Studio 24/7' for offering to perform for us
Thank you to Big Phil and the Heartbreakers for your offer of a performance (http://www.facebook.com/bigphilandtheheartbreakers/
 Thanks to Stephanie (Adele tribute act) for offering to come and sing for us. Search 'Remedy' on Facebook to find her!
Thank you so much to Fred Boud @ Boud Minerals for your donation of the sand for our beach! (www.boud.com)
A massive thank you to Johanna @ Inflater Bubbles Bouncy Castle for your offer of Bouncy Castles!
 Thank you to Wisbech Grammar for your offers of performances and helpers
Huge thank you to Rebecca Birch for helping us to secure bouncy castles and a disco dome from www.boogiebouncycastles.co.uk
A massive thank you so far to Si at KLFM for the brilliant launch of our festival journey. We are getting so many amazing pledges!