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Spring Parade

April 13@2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Free

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Accrington town centre is in for a treat as this free parade celebrates Hyndburn’s rich culture and local creativity- working with event specialists Handmade Productions to deliver this new for 2024 Spring Parade!

Groups has been tasked with creating unique, one-of-a-kind pieces, costumes and headdresses that reflect the diversity and heritage of our community, so you can expect to see Tiffany glass, Acorns, Turkey Red Dye and the Spinning Jenny at the heart of the parade.

This blend of visual creativity will be accompanied by music from the renowned Accrington Pipe Band who will infuse the air with lively music that echoes Accrington’s spirit. Adding to the energy, Suco Samba, an Accrington based drumming band will keep the crowd moving with their infectious beats.

 

Want to join in? Come along to one of our free open workshops in April at Accrington Town Hall. Book your tickets at What’s on in Accrington (ticketsource.co.uk)

For those wishing to bring along their own parade items, Handmade Productions have created DIY at home videos which are available to view here at https://www.youtube.com/@HmadeParade/videos

Details

Date:
April 13
Time:
2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Event Tags:
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Organiser

UK Shared Prosperity Fund

Venue

Broadway
Broadway
Accrington, Lancashire BB5 1ES United Kingdom