Once again a successful MR BIG Market thanks to so many people!
One of the winning Pumpkins from Paul (aged 40 + from Laceby!). Paul’s family were time visitors to the town, and his wife Julie told us: “We will definitely visit Market Rasen again- on a warmer, drier day!! It is a lovely place and I don’t know why we haven’t ever stopped by there before. Congratulations on what I suspect was a very successful day!”
A huge thank you to the support of our market traders, especially those like Kim Baker (Medical Herbalist) who dressed up for the event
Big thanks to our volunteer Face Painters Kathy and Vidge who did a brilliant job transforming the kids into witches, pumpkins and vampires!
Professional magician Rod Hammond delighted everyone with his card tricks and balloon animals
Our Amazing ‘Monster’ Librarian Mel (from Market Rasen library) entertained the kids with storytime in the Market Square. “It’s a GRUFFALO!”
Fabulous firework artwork from Maisie (age nine) who helped our Monster Librarians provide this free craft table in the Festival Hall
This wood fired pizza oven came to the market for the first time and proved a big hit
A row of fantastic carved pumpkins for our competition
Fancy dress winner Emma. Big thank you to Louise at Garnetts sweetshop for donating the fancy dress prizes
Fancy Dress winner Jo
Our other fancy dress winners, Ella and Ryan
Thanks as ever to our army of volunteers, who make every market a huge success through hours of work, so much behind the scenes. If you like what we’re doing in the town, and want to volunteer too, just click this link to fill in a form. We’d love to have you on board…
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