Chill in the Park
Chill in the Park, the outdoor family music festival, once again
returns to Bedford Borough next month.
The family community music event is once again
completely free and runs from 1pm to 5pm on Sunday 5th June at
Addison Howard Park in Kempston.
As well as the live music, free children’s entertainment will
also be available as well as a bouncy castle assault course!
Chill in the Park 2011 has been organised by Spurgeons Project
229, the community resource in Kempston working with Grace
Community Church and the Ranger Services from Bedford Borough
Rebecca Solesbury from Spurgeons Project 229 said: “What a
fantastic way of showcasing local talent and spreading the word
about what’s on offer to people in the community.
“It is so important to try and keep this event free for people
to attend and the committee is very grateful for any support from
local businesses. We are looking for more support for future events
and the day is a great opportunity to promote services to local
Mayor of Bedford Borough, Dave Hodgson, said: “Chill in the Park
is an excellent community event that brings hundreds of local
people together at Addison Howard Park to enjoy live music as well
as the other entertainment on offer.
“So, I would urge people to get along to Addison Howard Park,
take a picnic and enjoy the afternoon of entertainment.”
Simon Rowell from Grace Community Church added: "This is a
fantastic event brought about by community partnership working at
The day is a family event and people are encouraged to bring a
picnic and stay for the afternoon.
For more details please ring Project 229 on 01234