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Midwinter fire festival in Campbell Park

Date Posted:18/12/2014

Parraffinalia Milton KeynesOn Saturday 20th December 7-9pm, local arts organisation, Festive Road, will be producing Paraffinalia: a site-specific Midwinter Fire Festival in Campbell Park.

The event is free and celebrates the darkest of days with fire spectacles, processional lanterns, pyrotechnic effects and live performances, all based on the traditions of The Lord of Mis-rule and the The Bean King!

From 7pm audiences will be met by some extraordinary walkabout characters in the Open Air Theatre area and will be guided to the happenings beyond, where the parade of lanterns and illuminated structures will join the celebrations from across the park.

There’ll be a chance to interact with installations and performers and buy some refreshments before the main event –a 20 minute show featuring fire performers, traditional re-enactment and live music from The Kettle band.

Price: Free
Age Range: All Welcome
Meeting Place: Limited public parking on Campbell Park Events Plateau.  Other recommended parking is located at Centre:MK (John Lewis end) and short walk over footbridge into the park.