Ware Dickensian Evening

COVID-19 Update

As I am sure you will be expecting with the current circumstances and uncertainty about large gatherings we have made the decision to cancel Dickensian 2020 and replan for
3rd December 2021.

Please do check our website or Facebook Page for any further updates

Also, do get in touch via e-mail if you are interested in taking part next year.
However, please be aware we are a small team so you may not receive a quick reply.
We are keeping any enquiries we receive in one place and we will get in touch with any future event developments when we know more!

Warm regards

Ware Dickensian Committee and Ware Town Partnership

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CONTACT

Email: dickensianemails@gmail.com

You can also visit our social media pages:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/WareDickensian
Instagram: @waredickensian

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GENERAL INFORMATION

Amwell End, the High Street, Baldock Street, Church Street, East Street and West Street will be closed, and traffic diversions will be in place from 6.00 - 10.00 pm for all the festivities to start

STALLS

Local shops will open, craft stalls in the Drill Hall, community and local trader stalls throughout the town and funfair rides in Amwell End

If you would like to book a stall please visit our Booking Page and get in contact!

FOOD TRADERS

If you are a commercial food/drink trader, truck, van and/or local food vendor etc. you must enquire before you can apply for a pitch on Eventbrite. More information by contacting us via email: dickensianemails@gmail.com

ENTERTAINMENT

Entertainment from local choirs, performing art groups and bands will also take place across the town in multiple venues and through the High Street. If you would like to be part of the entertainment line up please contact us via email: dickensianemails@gmail.com to reserve a space and time slot.

OTHER THINGS GOING ON 

A number of unique craft markets and displays will also take place in Place House, Bluecoat Yard, St Marys Church, Leaside Church. The Priory Playground had a Miniature Railway for the children this year (Dec 2019) and HRC Performing Arts Students performed 'Street Theatre' dressed as characters from Oliver Twist. 

PARKING AND TRAVELLING TO THE EVENT

We encourage all event attendees to try and use public transport where available and possible

All public car parks (except for the Library car park) will be available throughout the evening and will be free from the early evening (these parking areas fill very quickly)

CAR PARKS NEAREST TO THE HIGH STREET / TOWN

Kibes Lane North Car Park, 12A High St, Ware, SG12 9BX
Amwell End East Car Park, Ware, SG12 9HS
Ware Car Parks, Baldock St, Ware, SG12 9DT

If you have any special requirements which may be affected by the road closures, please let us know in advance by emailing dickensianemails@gmail.com or by letter to 99 New Road, Ware, SG12 7BY
- NO LATER THAN 4 WEEKS PRIOR TO EVENT DATE PLEASE!

Updated October 2020