Slaithwaite Moonraking Festival

Slaithwaite Moonraking Festival / Events / Sat 25 Feb 2017

Slaithwaite Moonraking Finale

Slaithwaite Moonraking Finale

12 – 6pm – Handmade Fringe
Handmade Fringe brought to you by local artisan makers in venues throughout
the village, including local arts and crafts at Globe Art Education and the Emporium, Co-Up Artisan Food Market, and artists and businesses at Upper Uppermills.
12 – 3pm – Family Film & Food
Family film screening related to Moonraking theme with food served and licensed bar at Co-up.
From 6.00 – Lanterneers gather for the grand parade. Look out for the Moonraking Mechanicals as they perform a mummer version of the traditional Moonraking Story
6.30 The Raking of the Moon and Lantern Parade showcasing new MOONmentum Lanterns accompanied by street music, theatre and spectacle.
7.45 Finale Lantern spectacular and Fireworks

For more information visit

Event Location

Slaithwaite Village Centre

Carr Lane


Telephone: 01484 654 525

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