Starts:
29 May 2012
Details:
Date start: 29 May 2012
Date end: 29 May 3000
Time: Mid-day
Peak District Event: Castleton Ancient Garland Ceremony Details:
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Host Public House (different Pub each Year)
Noon onwards – the making of the Garland and Queen Posy – Behind the Castleton Information Centre
4.30pm Maypole is erected
5.30pm King and Consort ride the Village Bounds
6.30pm Procession begins from Hosting Pub
8.00pm/8.30pm The Garland is hoisted up the Church Tower and the girls dance the Maypole
8.30pm/8.45pm The ceremony at the War Memorial
8.45pm/9.00pm The Band leads the dancers and onlookers dancing out of the Market Place

This Event is always on 29th May UNLESS!!! it falls on a Sunday and will moved either to the Saturday or Monday please check!!