All posts tagged "Elizabethan Fayre"

  • Explore a Tudor Village at 2017 Prescot Elizabethan Fayre

    The ever-popular Elizabethan Fayre will return to Prescot on Saturday 3 June, recreating the town’s famous Tudor fayres and celebrating its wonderful heritage. Entertainment will have a distinctly Tudor feel with traditional craft demonstrations and hands-on workshops...

    • Posted April 28, 2017
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  • Prescot Elizabethan Fayre in Pictures

    The weather was on Prescot’s side for the 2016 Elizabethan Fayre, which saw the historic town centre come alive with culture, heritage and live entertainment. Here’s a gallery of the highlights, including drama and song from MATE Productions...

    • Posted June 8, 2016
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  • Prescot Elizabethan Fayre on 4 June

    You won’t want to miss this year’s Elizabethan Fayre, on Saturday 4 June, when Prescot recreates its famous Tudor fayres and celebrates the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death. Medieval music, dance, arts and crafts will give...

    • Posted May 23, 2016
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  • Festival Season Almost upon Prescot

    The month of June 2016 will be packed full of events celebrating Prescot’s unique history, heritage and culture. It kicks off with the annual Elizabethan Fayre on Saturday 4 June. From 10am to 3pm, visitors have a chance...

    • Posted May 13, 2016
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  • What’s on in Prescot: June 2015

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill Thursday 4-Saturday 6 June . 7.30pm . Rainhill Village Hall Stepping Out – Rainhill Musical Theatre Company presents the hilarious musical comedy by Richard Harris Saturday 6 June . 9am-2pm...

    • Posted June 1, 2015
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  • Elizabethan Fayre Back in Prescot for 2015

    This year’s Elizabethan Fayre, on Saturday 6 June, promises visitors an opportunity to be transported back four centuries. The distinctly Tudor entertainment includes live demonstrations of traditional crafts such as pottery, spinning, basket-making, willow-making, wood-turning and blacksmithing....

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Shakespeare’s Dream Comes to Prescot

    The grounds of Prescot’s 17th-century parish church will become the setting for Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream this May. Knowsley-based MATE Productions have teamed up with Shakespeare North and the Royal Shakespeare Company for the community production, which will...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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  • Prescot Elizabethan Fayre Returns for 2014

    Prescot’s past will come alive once again for the annual Elizabethan Fayre on Saturday 3 May. The free fun for all ages includes live music, traditional stalls such as an apothecary and wool merchant, and traditional 16th-century...

    • Posted April 24, 2014
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  • Crowds Turn out for Elizabethan Fayre

    (Press release: Knowsley Council) The sun shone as revellers once again turned out in their numbers to enjoy the annual Prescot Elizabethan Fayre. The festival recreates the old May Fayres that were held in Prescot, during the...

    • Posted May 9, 2013
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  • Prescot Elizabethan Fayre, Saturday 4 May

    The Elizabethan Fayre has been a real success story for Prescot in recent years, thanks to a joint effort between the council and other local organisations. Always a great day for all ages. (Press release: Knowsley Council)...

    • Posted April 17, 2013
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