The Festival kicks off with an Open gardens events organised by the Ecclian Society and featuring as many as fifteen domestic gardens. They all have owners who love gardening and are happy to share with other garden lovers.
Fancy Dress has been a feature in our Street Markets
Starting at 10am on the last Saturday of Festival week the stall holders, up to 80 gather for business on the High Street.
There is a large variety of stalls and products and food available for the visiting public. In addition the town centre shops and businesses are open and taking part. Music forms a part of the days activities, with activities for the younger visitor.
There is usually events taking place in the Holy Trinity Church and the ladies provided an open air cafe in and around the parish room with home baked products, sandwiches and drinks at popular prices.
The Festival in June every other year is an opportunity for the parish to come together and welcome visitors to our community.
A series of events filling a week culminates with a Street Market on the last Saturday
What would a street market be without ice cream?
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
No Eccleshall Festival in 2021
Due to the Covid restrictions the organisers have decided to cancel this years postponed event and go for 2022
Do make make plans for your business or organisations to get involved in the 2022 Festival - let us have your ideas as soon as you like