VE DAY 75th CELEBRATIONS IVEGATE, BRADFORD Ivegate and Midland Hotel, centre of Bradford BD1 1SQ
Tel: 07854 546300
Come and join us in the historic street of Ivegate in central Bradford for VE Day 75th celebrations. Bunting, 40's displays and classic cars. Swing bands on at the Old Crown pub and traditional 40's singers at the Ivegate Bier Haus. ALL FREE! 40's dress encouraged. Old Crown 4pm-7pm - The 309s, 8pm-11pm - Jump Jive and Wail Ivegate Bierhaus 3pm-6pm - Carole Laine 7pm-10pm - Jules Wood Still looking for more 40's displays...
The lovely Midland Hotel nearby is also joining in... There's a swing band featuring the UK's best swing drummer, Sticky Wickets, in the gorgeous Princes Ballroom from 7pm. Tickets £16.50
https://buytickets.at/vintagespotlight/344747 There's also a Vintage Fair from 1pm in the equally stunning French ballroom. Entrance £1 The hotel will also be providing afternoon cream teas throughout the day. There will be a parade in the mid afternoon from the Midland to Ivegate and back featuring a brass band, General Patton in a jeep, military motorcycles and people dressed as military and as 40's civilians (if the council will allow) There are also swingdancers intending to do flashmobs in flat areas.
Parking at Broadway Shopping Centre, a few minutes walk away.