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Leith Festival Pageant & Gala Day @ Leith Links
June 11 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Pageant leaves Links Bowling Green and travels around the Links
12noon – 4:00pm
Street Soccer: kickabout & training sessions
12noon – 5:00pm
LIVE MUSIC on the main stage, the other stage and the Safer by Sound tent
PLUS Messenger Sound System
speeches after the pageant
12:00 – 12:30 Phoenix Choir
12:45 – 13:15 Kaz Ali
13:30 – 14:00 SheBeat
14:15 – 14:45 Stephen McLaren
15:00 – 15:30 Katherine Aly
15:45 – 16:15 Colt Luger
16:30 – 17:00 Micro Band
12:00 – 12:30 Lilly Mentiplay
12:45 – 13:15 David Aird
13:30 – 14:00 Cat John Cranston
14:30 – 15:00 Susy K
15:00 – 17:00 SKETCHY BEATS TAKE OVER
FAMILY ZONE with Buggy Park
Under 5’s Play with Dr Bell’s Family Centre
Paint & Pot workshops with The Leith Collective
Edinburgh Dog & Cat Home will be on site all day with activities from 1pm including ‘Crack the Crate’ (human competition) & ‘Temptation Alley’ (dog competition) AND their Dog Show from 2.30pm with categories 1) Most Like Owner 2) Best Trick 3) Perfect Rescue. They will also have their pet food bank onsite accepting donations plus a water station for doggies.
THINK CIRCUS will be onsite delivering workshops and are also providing some exciting roaming circus performers too. They will be in great company as we also have HOUSE OF JACK and EDINBURGH FESTIVAL CARNIVAL joining us for Gala Day.
MOVING MUSIC will be with us providing Rhythm Stories for Children and Drum Circles for all, whilst writer, broadcaster (host of BBC Radio Scotland’s Time Travels) and comedian SUSAN MORRISON will be roaming around the links, telling local historical tales with hilarious insights – audience interaction will be encouraged throughout.