When: 9th September 2017, from 12pm
Where: Court Fields School, Mantle Street, Wellington, Somerset TA21 8SW
£: Free admission (there is a small fee to enter the championship)
What is it?
Wellington Experience will host their ninth World Wellington Boot Throwing Championship on Saturday 9th September, on the playing fields of Court Fields School in Wellington, Somerset.
Wellington’s Mayor, Councillor Gary James will kick-start the fun at 12 noon by introducing the Wellington Majorettes and then giving it some welly. The event will also feature a dog show and dog agility, organised by SOS Romanian Dog Rescue. The judging for the show will begin at 1.30pm.
There is a small fee to enter the all important Wellington Boot Throwing Championship, but winners will receive medals, trophies and shields, for their efforts. The awards will be handed out after the competition at 5pm.
This year’s event will also have a special guest appearance from The Minions’ Kevin and Stuart, have a go archery, and a raffle with profits going to Wellington Children’s Centre.
The ‘Welly Boot’ is an affordable family fun day, which aims to help put Wellington on the map.