Malvern Well Dressing & Water Festival Family Fun Day – 6 May 2024

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As part of the Malvern Well Dressing & Water Festival, a family fun day is hosted every year in Priory Park to bring together the local community and our visitors to celebrate Malvern spring water. The event runs from 10am-5pm in the beautiful location of Priory Park in Great Malvern.

The day includes The Spirit of Malvern Painting Competition which sees artists paint outdoors for the day and exhibit their paintings from 4:30 – 5:30 pm in Priory Park.

There will be Maypole dancing from10am – 12 noon and live music from 12:30pm onwards. The well dressing prize giving will take place at 2pm.

Events Programme:

10am – 5pmMalvern Water Festival Family Fun Day in partnership with Malvern Hills District Council and the Malvern Spa Association.
10am – 5pmFood and Drink, including the Horse Box Café, MSA Tea Tent, Dirty D’s Doughnuts, Three Bears Bakery, Indy’s Indian, Veglife, Hillbilly’s and Bears Great Escape Ice Cream.
10am – 5pmActivities with the MSA and the Malvern Dowsers.
10am – 4pmChildren’s activities and inflatable fun with BBC Inflatables.
10am – 12pmMay Pole Dancing with So Xcited.
11am – 1pmCreative Clay Workshop.
11am – 1pmSolo Circus Skills Workshop.
12.30 -1.30pmMusic by Journeyman.
1.30pmA Dance by Malvern Stagecoach Dance School.
2pm – 4pmSolo Circus Skills Workshop.
2pm – 2.45pmMalvern Well Dressing Prize Giving Ceremony.
2.45pm – 3pmMalvern Water Cure Reenactment.
3pm – 3.30pmMusic by Journeyman.
3pm – 4pmCreative Clay Workshop.
3.45pm – 4.30pmMalvern Samba Band.
4.30pmPrize giving for The Spirit of Malvern en plein air painting competition
4.30 pm – 5.30pmPop-up Exhibition of competitors artworks.

Malvern Hills District Council only recommends drinking Malvern Water from Malvhina Fountain in Great Malvern.