Mablethorpe 1940's Weekend - Poppies on the Prom

12:00am 3rd Aug 2024 - 12:00am 4th Aug 2024

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About This Event

Step back in time to the nostalgic era of the 1940s at Mablethorpe's much-anticipated event, 'Poppies on the Prom'. Set against the picturesque backdrop of Mablethorpe's stunning coastline, this immersive two-day event on the 3rd and 4th of August promises a journey through history filled with music, entertainment, and vintage charm.

Prepare to be transported by the soulful melodies of 1940s singers, whose timeless tunes evoke the spirit of the wartime era. Special guest appearance by Britain's Got Talent winner Colin Thackery, adds an extra touch of prestige and nostalgia to the event, promising unforgettable performances that pay homage to the heroes of yesteryear.

Thrill-seekers will delight in the vintage fairground rides that evoke the classic charm of bygone amusement parks, while history enthusiasts can immerse themselves in the sights and sounds of wartime Britain with re-enactment and living history groups bringing the past to life before their eyes.

For vintage car enthusiasts, a display of classic vehicles will line the promenade, showcasing the elegance and craftsmanship of automobiles from the 1940s era and beyond. And for those with a keen eye for impersonation, the Winston Churchill lookalike competition promises a lively and entertaining spectacle as participants channel the spirit of the iconic wartime leader.

Whether you're swinging to the sounds of music, marvelling at vintage vehicles, or simply soaking in the nostalgic ambiance, gather your friends and family, and join in for a weekend of nostalgia, entertainment, and celebration.

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