This year Christmas On The Greencoincides with Small Business Saturday on 3rd December. Small Business Saturday is a national event to encourage people to shop local and support their small businesses.
Beckenham Businesses can get involved for free by signing up to the Small Business Finder and downloading the info pack and logos at www.smallbusinesssaturdayuk.com.
With both a Market on the Green on Saturday 9 July and the annual Beck Rec Fest on Sunday 10 July, there’s something for everyone this weekend in Beckenham!
Local produce and craft market with Micro Pig Petting Farm
The Market on the Green, organised by Copers Cope Area Residents’ Association, will be on Beckenham Green from 10.00am until 4.00pm on Saturday and includes the usual local craft and produce stalls, as well as a micro pig petting petting farm, courtesy of Proctors Estate Agents.
Entry is just £2 to this family fun day, for which you get non-stop entertainment comprising live bands and an appearance by disco and dance themed children’s entertainers The Funky Chicks. The event also includes giant inflatables, local stalls and and bar and BBQ by the legendary Dizzy’s Diner team.
Beckenham will once again celebrate the arrival of the festive season with Christmas on the Green on Saturday 5 December, from 12-6pm.
The event, organised by Copers Cope Area Residents’ Association (CCARA), in conjunction with Beckenham Business Association and the Council, will include a market with 40 stalls of local produce and crafts. There will also be a children’s fair and live entertainment, including reindeer and a visit from Santa!
Later in the afternoon, the CCARA Annual Candlelit Procession will start from outside the Post Office on Rectory Road at 4.30pm. This will be followed by the Christmas Lights Switch On and a community sing-a-long on Beckenham Green at 5.30pm.
For more information on the entertainment schedule for the day, visitwww.coperscope.org.uk. Any local businesses wishing to offer samples or special discounts for the festivities, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org Tuesday 1 December 2015.
Small Business Saturday
This year, Christmas on the Green coincides with Small Business Saturday, a national campaign to encourage people to shop local and support their small businesses.
Beckenham Businesses can get involved for free by signing up to the Small Business Finder and downloading the info pack, logos and toolkit at www.smallbusinesssaturdayuk.com.
The next Market on the Green will be this coming Saturday, 19 September, 10am-4pm on Beckenham Green.
Organised by Copers Cope Area Residents’ Association, in conjunction with Beckenham Business Association, this month’s market is set to be the biggest yet with over 50 stalls selling local crafts and produce.