Poulton Gala 2018

Poulton Gala 2018

It’s held on the first weekend of June each year, and is a years old tradition continued for the modern day. It’s time for Poulton Gala 2018!

Poulton Gala – Saturday 2 June 2018

Poulton Gala, Saturday 2 June 2018

The whole event focuses on the town centre, with the historic landmark St. Chad’s parish church as an impressive backdrop.

The theme for Poulton Gala 2018 is ‘Magic’!

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The parade will be the pinnacle of a day packed with family entertainment, kicking off at 10am and running through to 5pm in Market Place.

The parade will set-up and leave from the town’s Civic Centre car park and follow a newly-extended figure-of-eight route. It takes in all of the main shopping streets before finishing in Market Place. There, the new Gala Queen will be crowned by the retiring Gala Queen.

Poulton Gala 2018 parade route
Poulton Gala 2018 parade route

Music, dance displays and stalls in Market Place will feature, with some additional surprises in store for people who attend.

A bit of rain doesn’t stop the Poulton Gala Parade from taking place. Please make sure that you’re prepared with waterproofs and umbrellas just in case!  If it is raining, the crowning of the Gala Queen Elect will take place inside St Chads church at approx 1pm.

Take a look at Gala photos from 2017

Poulton Gala 2018 attractions include:

A full day of family entertainment!

  • Tom McLeod
  • JC Dance
  • Blackpool & Fylde Dance Academy
  • Singleton Cloggers
  • Happy Daize

Other attractions on and around gala day include:

  • A full day of family entertainment: Market Place 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Gala Parade: Sets off at 12:00pm from Civic Centre car park – FY6 7PU
  • Crowning of the 2018 Gala Queen Elect: 12:45pm in Market Place – FY6 7AZ

Fosters Funfair at Cottam Hall playing fields – FY6 7RN

  • Friday 1st June 6pm-9:30pm,
  • Saturday 2nd June 1:00pm – 9:30pm,
  • Sunday 3rd June 1:00pm-5:30pm


Join In

If you would like to take part in Poulton Gala or find out anything else, please get in touch with the organisers

You can also join their Facebook page

And follow them on Twitter @PoultonGala

Find out More

Have a look at the Visit Poulton-le-Fylde website homepage for more of the latest updates.

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