The Panthers and Lord Mayor open the Great Notts Show this Friday
26 September 2013
One of the biggest events of this year's calendar in the Market
Square Nottingham is set to open on Friday 27th September. This is
a three day family festival not to be missed!
The event, which is in aid of The Children's Air Ambualnce
(TCAA), will opened Friday 27th at 10am by the Lord Mayor of
Nottingham, Special Projects Manager of TCAA Daniel Routt, Director
Gary Allen along with special guests The Nottingham Panthers and
Fans will get the chance to meet the treble winning stars along
with the three trophies; there will also be a hockey shoot out game
where fans can test their skills against the players.
Over the weekend there will be some amazing local music talent
on the stage every hour from 1pm to 6pm each day and 1pm to 4.30pm
Sunday, all the local artists were provided by 'We are not from
London' city based promoters.
There will be lots for Children to do at the event with the Mini
Cinema showing films each day and entertainment provided by the
awesome Bongo Bongo. The amazing Mad Science workshops will be on
all weekend on stage from 11 - 12pm and their stall can also be
found near the Brian Clough statue. Bongo Bongo will also be
presenting a cheque to the Mayor on behalf of TCAA who will be
raising vital funds at the show over the three days.
TCAA receive no Government funding and rely on events like this
to keep flying and saving the lives of seriously ill children and
Other entertainment will include live Street performances by the
Little Wolf parade, Cookery demos in the main marquee, and fitness
classes in the square by Gym4All.
There will be a large sixteen meter big screen in the square
showing Nott's TV and the daily line up of what's on courtesy of
If you are coming to the event remember our main sponsors the
NET Tram link are running a special promotional family ticket over
the weekend at just £5!
Special Projects Manager, Daniel Routt said "The GNS is an
excellent free family festival in the heart of the city. The
concept is brilliant and showcases talent across the board that
Nottingham has to offer whether it's arts and entertainment through
to local catering. To have the Lord Mayor open the event is very
special and we look forward to seeing you across the three days.
The Children's Air Ambulance stand is with the Bongo Bongo crew so
it's going to be a lot of fun"
The event is free to all and will showcase all the wonderful
things the city and county have to offer. If you would like more
information please visit the website www.greatnottsshow.co.uk