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ON THE DAY

To give you a taste of the festival this is what happened in 2022 

The Cavalcade 

10:00    The festival opens with the Watercress King & Queen, along with music and dance through the streets of Alresford

 

Main Stage in Broad Street

10:30    Alresford Ukulele Jam our very own local Ukulele Band              

11:00    Sun Hill Juniors Song and Dance      

11:15    Our very first Flashmob from Intergr8 Dance  - if you missed it catch it here.                      

11:20    Sussex Jazz Kings play some jazz standards             

12:00    Pete Harris Trio South Coast Blues and foot-tapping rhythm  

13:00    Sussex Jazz Kings play some jazz standards  

14:00    TUTO Marcondes & BrazUKas  Rio Carnival-style performers   

14:45    Watercress Awards - presentations

15:00    Watercress Eating Championships – sign up from 14:30

St. John's Church
 

10.30    Sun Hill Infants Song and Dance                                

13.00    Winchester Rock Choir

14.00    Alresford Community Choir 

Cookery Demo Unit in Broad Street

10.00   Lucy Williamson Nutritionist and Davina Tibbetts Home Economist ‘Love Watercress’

10:30   Tom Hinsley Head Chef The Greyfriars Pub Chawton

11.30   Lesley Waters Regular Shaftesbury Cook  School and regular guest on James Martin Saturday Morning TV 

12.30   Andy McKenzie & Phil Yeomans, Executive Chefs at Lainston House  

13.30   Shelina Permaloo Master Chef Champion 2012 and proprietor of the Lakaz Maman Restaurant  

14.30   Becca Hoddinott, Owner of The Natural Cook Company


Kids Zone

11.00     Peter Dann Punch and Judy Show

11.30     Falcon High Display Team (in East Street Car Park opposite Long Barn)

12.30     Peter Dann Punch and Judy Show

12.30     Circus Skills Show with Juggling Jake

14.00     Peter Dann Punch and Judy Show

15.00     Falcon High Display Team  (in East Street Car Park opposite Long Barn)

15.00     Circus Skills Show with Juggling Jake

 

TRIP ADVISOR

The atmosphere in Alresford was amazing. Several sides of Morris dancers, live music, stalls selling wonderful foods and the most amazing atmosphere. This is a terrific day out.