Picnic at the Abbey Saturday the 4th of June 4pm -9pm.
Get the picnic blanket out and the hamper ready, the historic Downside Abbey is once again opening its gates to the public and is playing host to ‘Picnic at the Abbey’.
You are invited to join us for an evening of live acoustic music performed by local musicians, this will take place on the lawns of the Abbey in front of the historic Grade ll listed monastery, all in celebration of Her Majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Picnic at the Abbey sets out to be the quintessential British way to celebrate the Jubilee weekend with all the family. There will be a fantastic bar & BBQ run by a local restaurant, they will be serving great food and drink, you are very welcome to bring your own nibbles or your own picnic. On-site parking is available, however, local residents living close by are encouraged to arrive on foot.
Please be advised that the ticket price is for entrance only (food and drink not included). Dogs are welcome but must be kept on a short lead and under control. Downside Abbey, Stratton on the Fosse, BA3 4RH. Entrance via Stratton on the Fosse only. (Fires and BBQ’s are not permitted anywhere on site and children under 16 must be accompanied by a responsible adult).