Yarmouth Old Gaffers Festival
25-May-2012
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Set in Yarmouth's picturesque harbour, with more than 100 visiting traditional sailing, steam and motor vessels, including the cream of the Old Gaffers fleet. On shore a huge range of attractions including, street entertainment, live music, classic vehicles, craft fair and market.

3-Day Event - Fri 25, Sat 26 & Sun 27, 2012


Shore events:
• Ryde Extreme Performers - circus workshop
• Wight Hot Pipes - bagpipes, guitar & keyboard
• VOXPOP Choir
• Boogie Woogie Pianos with Team le Roc dancers
• Comedy costumes
• But That's Another Story - storytelling
• Veteran and Vintage vehicles
• Beer Tent & real ale festival
• Food Stalls
• Guith Morris Dancers and Singers
• Blackbeard & Pirates & Sweep Impressions
• Children's Fairground
• The Crew - shanties and sea songs
• Bloodstone Border Morris Dancers
• Big boy's toys
• Juke Box Jenny
• Ceri Dancers - Irish country dancing
• Grand Theatre of Lemmings - street theatre
• Bournemouth Carnival Band
• Vic Ellis - one man band
• Medina Marching Band


What is an Old Gaffer?
A traditional sailing boat with a spar at the top, also known as "square rigged" ships.
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