It is almost time for this year’s Cliftonville Games.
The event, being held on September 1, is organised by the Gordon Road Area Street Scheme (Grass) residents’ group, working with the Cliftonville Community Centre and A Better Cliftonville (ABC).
As well as bringing the community together in free activities the aim is to promote good health through physical activity.
When and where
September 1, Noon to 5pm at Oval Lawns, Eastern Esplanade, Cliftonville
What’s on offer
Live music, stalls from local clubs and organisations, arts and crafts fair, street food stalls
Inflatable obstacle courses fastest child in their age group wins a prizes
Face painting and tombola
Hula hooping, volleyball and football,
Classic, Vintage and Retro Cars and scooters
Margate Social Choir
Dog show, starting at 1pm (arrive earlier to register) categories include:
•Dog most like it’s owner
•Best in Show
Entry is £2 per dog and there will be some fantastic prizes from sponsors Hiro + Wolf designer dog wear and Doggie Apparel.
Sign up for the dog show at http://grasscliftonville.org/dog-show-cliftonville-games
Groups signed up for stalls on the day
Oasis – Women’s refuse charity offering advice and support
Porchlight – Homelessness charity offering advice and support
NHS Trainers – Health & wellbeing group offering advice and support
Muslim Ladies & Children’s Group – offering advice and support
Margate Pride & OUT Margate – LGBT+ support group offering advice and support
Margate Taskforce – Offering cross organisational advice and support
The Games are looking for volunteers to help out on the day, traders who would like stalls and donations to help fund the free event.
Find out more at http://grasscliftonville.org/cliftonville-games
There is also still an opportunity for vintage car and scooter owners to come along for the day by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.