Huntly Platinum Jubilee Weekend Calibrations

Open to public?
Open to public, no booking required
Hosted by:
Huntly Community Council
Date:
2 June 2022
Location:
The Square, Huntly, Aberdeenshire, AB54 8BR, United Kingdom
Find out more:
huntlycommunitycouncil@googlemail.com

As a lead up to the weekend we will be encouraging the Shops/Businesses to have themed window displays.
On Thursday 2nd June Lighting of of a Beacon is planned. The Pipe Band and Dancers will perform, starting at 8pm in the Square and then marching down to the Castle with the youth groups marching behind the band i.e. Scouts/Guides/Brownies/Rainbows/ATC/Army Cadets, Nordic Ski etc. along with some of the Ex-Servicemen. The lighting of the bacon will be at 9:45pm at the Castle and in addition there will be a lighting display by Standing-Ovation.
On Saturday 4th June 2022 there will be an extended Farmers Market in the Square and a Craft Fare in Gordon Arms from 10am to 3pm. Table and Chairs will be set out in the Square and entertainment will be provided by the Strathbogie Fiddlers, the Brenda Gordon School of Dance and the Patricia-Ann School of Dance.
The Museum and Heritage Group, as a starter to opening up the Museum again, will have a themed ‘pop up’ display of articles from the 1950’s from the Huntly Express in the Brander Building over the weekend for people to view.