Upcoming Events – May Fayre
This year’s May Fayre, organised by the Petts Wood Business Association, will take place on Bank Holiday Monday 1st May 2017. There will be the traditional May Queen Parade, starting at 11.00am, followed by the crowning ceremony at midday. Spend the day browsing the wide variety of stalls and local shops, taking a spin on the funfair rides or watching live entertainment on the two stages (indoors and outdoors). Food will be available at various food stalls or in Petts Wood’s many cafés and restaurants and you will be able to buy raffle tickets with a chance to win amazing prizes donated by our local businesses. Any money raised on the day will be distributed to local charities.
Upcoming Event – Petts Woodstock
Petts Woodstock will take place on Saturday 5th August 2017 from midday until midnight. This is a one-day music festival at Petts Wood Memorial Hall and Gardens featuring 16 top local bands performing on two stages – one inside and one outside. There is a professionally run bar with lager, cider and real ale as well as a fine selection of wines, spirits and soft drinks, and a BBQ with burgers and hot dogs. The event raises money purely for local charities and entry is £10 per person, with accompanied children under 12 going in for free.
Petts Wood Business Association
The Petts Wood Business Association is a voluntary organisation passionate about encouraging people to shop local and to support independent businesses.
High Streets populated with thriving independent businesses boost the prices of nearby homes!
Local businesses are a crucial part of our communities bringing variation and vitality to our town centres and high streets, keeping money circulating in local economies, maintaining a sense of community AND boosting your house price!
When you visit an independent business in Petts Wood you…
- Keep more money in your local economy
- Celebrate the uniqueness of your community
- Support local jobs
- Benefit from local expertise and friendly service
- Invest in entrepreneurship
- Make this community a destination
Organising local events for the whole community
We are actively involved in many community events and each year organise the Petts Wood Christmas Carnival and Lights.
To find out more about the Petts Wood Business Association, take a look at their website at www.lovepettswood.co.uk.