Priston Duck Race 2018Come and enjoy Priston's famous duck race!
New Year's Day
11 for 11.30 am
High Street, Priston, BA2 9EB
The race takes place in Lower Priston, between Applecot and the bridge at the bottom of Priston High St. (Postcode BA2 9EB).
Main Race to be preceded by Children's Decorated Duck Race.
To buy ducks for £1 each, contact any Cricket Club member, or email., or arrive by 11am on the day to leave enough time to purchase.
1st prize £100, 2nd £50, 3rd £25, Last Duck £10, Children's Duck Race Prize £10.
Children's ducks cost £2 each and can be purchased in advance (to decorate and keep) from Applecot from Boxing Day onwards, or on the day.
If purchasing on the day arrive by 11am to leave time to purchase and decorate.
After the race walk up to the village green for hot soup/food and to enjoy the Morris dancing around the Village Green.
When the dancing stops and the food runs out a music session will take over in the Village Hall.
The Ring O'Bells pub will be open all afternoon.
Enjoy music from the Midsomer Norton & Radstock Silver Band and the Barley Rye Choir.
When the Choir finish singing in the pub the singers will come into the hall and run through their version of a mummers play.
In aid of Cricket Club funds.
2018 Priston Parish Cocil & individual contributors