Chasewater Railway – Sunday November 4th 2012
With thanks to oakparkrunner
Always Red Events – We’ll Meet Again Autumn Winter Affair – 4th November 2012 Chasewater Railway
by sharon TAYLOR
Chasewater Railway and Always Red Events invites families and vintage fans to return to Chasewater and step back in time for a little November Nostalgia with their Autumn Winter Affair.
The event on 4th November 11am -4pm, will include 30 local exhibitors selling affordable and boutique vintage clothing, jewellery, accessories, home wares, arts, crafts gifts, & handmade items in a heated, indoor venue. There are also cupcakes, confectionery hot food and refreshments. It’s a grand day out for all the family with children’s games, face painting, competitions, bouncy castle, giant Jenga, Connect Four and entertainment with Jolly Joey.
For the grownups we have Strictly Jitterbug will be dancing on the railway platform. Speakeasy Cocktails bars are working some mixology magic with themed cocktails and alcohol free mocktails made the old fashioned way. String of Pearls, Jailhouse Rockers and Chicken Shack Boogie Boys return for an afternoon jampacked with of live entertainment!
Just for the girls the Pop Up Vintage Salon will be offering hair and make-up from just £5, including victory rolls, beehives, waves and curl sets (think Marilyn Monroe or Dita Von Teese). They also apply false lashes for just £6 and specialise in perfect eyeliner flicks and red lips (to pre-book beauty sessions email email@example.com). There’s also the vintage ‘photo booth’ where you can have your photo taken and receive two vintage prints for £10 on the day.
The Sidings Tea Room will be serving a Sunday carvery and afternoon tea, call to book your table in advance contact Jenny at The Sidings Plus a day at the railway would not be complete without the trains and there will be Chasewater Railway’s full service running throughout the day. With free parking and free entrance it’s an absolutely spiffing vintage day out! (Donations for Chasewater Railway will be kindly received though.)