The fantastic festivities of the traditional Straw Bear Festival return to Whittlesea next weekend (10 to 12 January).
Now in its 35th year, the first… read more
The Straw Bear Festival celebrate the old Fenland plough custom of parading straw bears around the town every January.
The 2015 festival is on the… read more
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dU5qOE0jhHc… read more
Start your 2016 Festival weekend with a night out at our Friday Concert, Tickets £10 from www.strawbear.org.uk
In concert this year are… read more
The 2016 Festival will be on… read more
The Straw Bear Festival celebrates the old Fenland plough custom of parading straw bears around the town every January.
In… read more
Although the festivities begin earlier in the week with acts at local schools, a concert is held on Friday night.
Saturday is the only day… read more
39th Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival!
– Straw Bear Procession
– Friday Night Concert
– Barn Dance
– Programmes & Badges
– Story Telling Sessions
– Music Sessions
– Dance Displays
– Straw… read more