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11 July 2018
Discover a Seaside Paradise in Swindon town centre this August
Wharf Green will be transformed into an urban beach this summer, bringing a taste of the seaside to the town centre, from 25-29th August from 10-5, daily.
Organised by inSwindon BID Company, the first ever FREE urban beach experience comes complete with a man-made beach, deckchairs, buckets and spades, children’s rides, seaside music, soft volleyball, food and trade stalls and a GIANT deck chair for those summer holiday photo opportunities!
Saturday 25th August will see the official opening at 10am, followed by a ‘Family Beach Party’ at 2-6pm with live DJ, glitter face painting, games, competitions and more.
Di Powell, inSwindon Chief Executive said “We’re thrilled to be welcoming Swindon’s first urban beach experience to the town centre. The programme of events is brimming with something for everyone to enjoy. We feel it’s a chance for the whole family to get together and experience something new right on their doorstep, whilst taking advantage of being able to shop, grab a drink or a bite to eat.”
And there’s more - exclusive beach themed fun will take place daily between 12-3pm and incudes Beach Fitness on Sunday 26th with Buzz Gym who are offering Zumba and Soft Volley Ball tasters, Children’s Donkey Rides on Monday 27th, Live Music and Dance on Tuesday 28th and not forgetting an afternoon of beach mayhem with a live children’s entertainer playing games, ballooning and more on Wednesday 29th August.
Local retailers LUSH will also be on hand offering free samples of that all-important sunscreen for visitors to take advantage of, as well as a range of other products all available in-store as well as other local retailers taking part across the five day event.
With so much to see and do this August, Swindon’s Urban Beach Experience is not to be missed and guarantees something for all the family to enjoy to celebrate the end of the summer holidays.
For further information please visit www.swindontowncentre.co.uk or follow @inSwindon on Facebook and Twitter.