Mells Village Shop & Café
Our community-run shop and café is open all day.
Mells Manor Gardens
(50p entrance fee, children free)
Open 11- 5. Access through main gates in Selwood Street or church gate.
Teas, coffee, cakes
Croquet, garden games.
Fortune teller, Jackie, will be here again.
Enjoy peace and quiet in a beautiful historic setting.
There are fun things happening all over the village
(please note times may vary).
In the main field and arena
Classic Cars and stationary engines*, Circus skills, Ferret racing, wildlife tent
1.00 Childrens’ games
4.00 Tug of War competition
12.00 Punch & Judy
12.30 Children’s choir
2.00 Punch & Judy
3.00 Mells Community Choir
3.30 Punch & Judy
Plus arts & crafts and biscuit decorating all day.
12.00–3.00 Golf for kids with Orchardleigh Golf Club
*If you'd like to bring your classic vehicle please note that due to ground conditions there is a maximum weight 3.5 tonnes this year. You will need to book your vehicle in by 10th April (call Sean Robinson on 01373 764177). On the day you will need to be on site by 10am.
In or near the church
11.00 Opening ceremony: World-famous dancer Carlos Acosta
11.00 Easter Bonnet competition (follows opening) click here for how to enter
11.30 Teddy Bear Parachuting click here for how to enter
12.00 Frome Town Band
1.15 Music from the Band of Pilgrims
2.30 Maria Danishvar, opera singer
By the war memorial
12.00 Morris Men
1.00 Town Criers' competition
On the green (across from the Manor gates)
Fun Bus and swing boat rides (extra charge)
Sunshine Drumming Company interactive sessions at 12.00 and 2.00
Speringcourt Animal Rescue show their snakes and birds of prey.
Mells Nursery are serving teas, coffees and snacks all day.
1.45 Mells Community Choir
At the Talbot Inn
1.00 Morris Men