Event

St George's Day Celebrations

Derby City Centre

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Sat 20 Apr, 11am-4pm

About the event

Derby LIVE are working in association with The Lost Boys, along with local dance and community groups, to bring you a feast of family fun for St George’s Day.

So join us as we celebrate Merrie Olde England, with a parade lead by St George and the dragon, dancing, a craft fair and lots of English eccentricity. 

Programme for the day

11:30am Starting at The Spot, St George will lead the parade, winding through the city like a dragon’s tail to the Market Place Waterfall to start the great tale at 12 noon.

Market Place Stage Show

11am Ranagri (Folk Act)

12 noon A tongue in cheek retelling of the story of St George and the Dragon from The Lost Boys

12:50pm Civic welcome

1pm Step Hop House with Folk Dance Remixed

1:30pm Street Dance, Maypole Workshop with Folk Dance Remixed

2pm Ceilidh Jam with Folk Dance Remixed

Market Place Events

11am - 3pm

Reach the Core and providing free Have a Go Long Bow Archery

The Arts and Crafts Fair will return to the Market Place

Displays of Armour and Medieval Combat from 14th Century Medieval Combat group Team Falchion

Market Place Programme

12:30pm - 12:50pm Team Falchion, medieval sword fighting display

12:30pm - 1pm Megabeast Productions - Treemendous

1pm - 1:30pm Circii - The Pigeons

1:15pm - 1:45pm Bell & Bullock - Victorian Time Travellers

1:30pm - 2pm Derby LIVE Dragon

1:50pm - 2:10pm Team Falchion, medieval sword fighting display

2pm - 2:30pm Megabeast Productions - Treemendous

2:15pm - 2:45pm Bell & Bullock - Victorian Time Travellers

2:30pm - 3pm Circii - The Pigeons

 

The Lost Boys
Folk Dance Remixed
Team Falchion
Megabeast Productions
Circii
Bell & Bullock