Summer Saturdays - Flag Market & The Harris
Date Friday 01 June 2018 - Saturday 25 August 2018
Time 10:00am - 8:00pm
Location Preston Flag Market, Cheapside, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2PP
Cost £Individual prices
Join us for activities, performances, street theatre, music and dance
There's a variety of entertainment to look forward to this Summer, taking place every Saturday on the Flag Market and in the Harris.
It all kicks off with Harris Live Outdoors on Friday 1 June. See the Renegade Brass Band (plus support) from the Harris Balcony for free!
*Summer Saturdays are supported by Blog Preston.
Caribbean Carnival King & Queen Competition
Saturday 2 June, 12:30pm-4pm
Who will be this year's King and Queen? Each year, the Preston Caribbean Carnival procession is led by one King and one Queen. See who the winners are for 2018.
For full details see Preston Caribbean Carnival King & Queen Competition.
Making a Mark
Saturday 9 June, 12pm-4pm
Unleash your creative side and make your mark... Head to the Harris and the Flag Market where you will discover lots to see, do and take away with you.
For full details see Making a Mark.
Preston People's Festival
Saturday 16 June, 10am-8pm
Preston People's Festival is taking over the city centre, inviting as many people as possible to dress in costume from the turn of the 20th century.
For full details see Preston People's Festival.
Comic Heroes Day
Saturday 23 June, 12pm-4pm
Love Comics? This is your chance to enjoy an eclectic mix of original comic art that will impress and inspire most comic fans.
Don't forget your sharpies...Artists will have a chance to draw and create unique pieces of art on boards dotted around the Flag Market. There will also be lots of stalls jam-packed with comic goodies.
Everyone is welcome at this event, whether you're in costume or not.
For full details see Comics Day.
Armed Forces Day
Saturday 30 June, 11am-5pm
Celebrate the city's serving soldiers, their families and Preston's connection with the armed forces.
For full details see Armed Forces Day.
Youth Music Festival
Saturday 7 July, 12pm-4pm
This event will be a fabulous youth-led music festival on the Flag Market.
Programme to follow. For full details keep checking Youth Music Festival.
Saturday 14 July, 12pm-4pm
A vibrant celebration of South Asian culture. Dance and entertainment from around the world will take place, alongside a strong community element featuring performances from local musicians and dance groups.
For full details see Preston Mela.
Saturday 21 July, TBC
Keep checking back for what exciting event we're planning!
Saturday 28 July, 10am-4pm
Celebrate the diversity and amazing community in Preston. From card making to mass participation dancing, this family-friendly event has something for everyone and showcases the vibrant community we all live in.
For full details see Preston Pulse.
Pirates of Preston
Saturday 4 August, 12pm-4pm
Set sail with the pirates on Preston Flag Market! This is your chance to meet pirates, explore the islands, find the clues and dig for buried treasure.
For full details see Pirates of Preston.
Vikings on the Flag Market
Saturday 11 August, 12pm-4pm
Witness the Dark Ages come to life...Head down to the Flag Market and stroll through a Viking encampment depicting everyday life as it may have been over a 1,000 years ago.
For full details see Vikings on the Flag Market.
Live PCW Wrestling Show
Saturday 18 August, 1pm-4:30pm
Full of drama and excitement, this event promises to be an adrenaline-fuelled spectacular that is a must for all wrestling fans, new and old.
For full details and how to get your tickets see Live PCW Wrestling Show.
Feast for Peace
Saturday 25 August, 12pm-4pm
Join the Feast for Peace team on the Flag Market where there will be plenty of opportunities to eat, listen to music and dance together.
For full details see Feast for Peace.
Map address for Preston Flag Market
Flag Market, Preston, PR1 2PP.
Contact the organiser
Telephone: 01772 903215