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Tour of Britain – Family Fun Day
Saturday, 14th September ,2019 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pmFree
A full event-filled day celebrating Britain’s biggest cycling road race and its first ever visit to Wigan and the Haigh Estate.
Taking place across the Park…
• 15SqM Screen showing live Tour of Britain ITV feed
• Live music and entertainment from the main stage with Joe Astley & The Gestures.
• Children’s entertainment and activities. Including:
o Mark’s Magic Kingdom
o Comedy Bikes
• The Velo Village. Featuring shops, activities and advice on all things cycling and health and fitness.
• Organised cycling activity. Including;
o Children’s Balance Bike Track in the Walled Garden.
o ‘Tour de Park’ guided cycling tours of Haigh Estate.
• The Kitchen Courtyard (food and drink).
• Pont’s Fun Fair.
• Safe spectator areas. (For when the race passes through the Estate). Race expected to enter the Estate at 2.00pm.
• ‘Race Art’ An art installation created by local schools bringing the Park alive on race Day.
• Plus all the attractions of Haigh Woodland Park. (Adventure Golf. High Ropes Adventure. Adventure Playpark and many others).
£3 all day parking. Free entry to the event.
Please note the car parks and roads will close at 12.30pm. No vehicles will be able to arrive or leave after this point until the race has passed through. Please arrive in good time and be aware that you will be unable to leave until after the race has gone through.