2023 Fete

The 2023 Blackshaw Fete Saturday 2nd September.

We had glorious weather We had 3 fields as well as the Chapel this year filled with activities. Thank you to everyone who came.

There was strong support for the Produce tent (entry booklet):

Blackshaw Parish Council awarded 2 community awards. John Williams for his garden openings over many years and Lette a young person for her recent efforts combating traffic problems in Blackshaw Head

The following performance activities took place:

Handmade Parade and Many Hands [new]: A childrens’ workshop and parade around the field.

Bo Sisters; two lost sheep walkabout:

Dimitri: Juggling, balloons, stilts

Bees from Artizan; surprises in bee hives (spoiler no bees inside)

Fat Cat Brass: live music


Harlequin: magician

There were also childrens’ games, a bouncy castle, dog show, dog agility, stallholders with goods and displays, food and a beer tent.

Also a prize raffle with tickets only on sale on the field.

Entry was by donation at the gate

2022 and previous fetes.