Free Entry to the Festival

Enjoy a fun-filled family day out at the Melksham Food and River Festival in King George V Park on 5th & 6th September 2020. There's lots to do for the whole family, boat trips, raft race, paddle board race and canoeing on the River Avon, a children's funfair, face painting, cookery demonstrations, live music and many artisan food and produce stalls to browse around in the park. Plus plenty of hot food & drink stalls and an onsite bar for whenever you need some refreshment.

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Saturday, April 4, 2020

You can join in this year's Festival activities on the river by entering the Raft Race on Saturday 5th September with the chance to win a cash prize or if you're aged between 10 & 15 years old and you have your own paddleboard you can take part in the stand-up Paddle Board race on Sunday 6th September. Our new River Activities webpages are now online and you can check out the rules of entry for both of these challenges and download and submit your entry form for whichever race you choose. We look forward to hearing from you.

Of course, if you prefer a more relaxing river experience we are again offering you the opportunity to enjoy a trip up the river on one of Wilts & Berks Canal Trust (WBCT) boats. Just check out the "Boat Trips" page for times and prices.

Best Regards

MFRF Committee

Friday, February 14, 2020

 Welcome to our 2020 Festival website, as always we will be developing the site as planning for this year's Festival progresses and events and stallholders are confirmed, so keep checking back to see what's on over the weekend of 5th & 6th September to help you plan your visit.

Building on the success of last year and with more than fifty stallholders already booked this year's Festival promises to be another great weekend for all of our visitors.

The site features many of the pictures from our 2019 Festival and if you were there you might even spot yourself having fun in the sun.

Best Regards

MFRF Committee

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