ALDERNEY WEEK 2014 : TREASURE ISLAND

What''s this year''s programme?

 

PROVISIONAL PROGRAMME OF EVENTS 2014

We will update this page and publish more events on this page, as soon as these have been confirmed or finalised. Thank you for your patience!

 (Tide Table is local time) 

Alderney Week 2014 starts on Saturday 2 August

Saturday 2 August:

High Tide: 11:25  - Low Tide 17:56 

09:00-1:30pm Kayaking adventure in transparent canoes around Longis Bay (three 1-hour sessions)

10:00am  Registration for entries to Junior Tennis Tournaments 

2:00pm  Official Opening Parade Alderney Week 2014 - this time with a Brollies & Pirates parade 

from 2:30pm on the Butes: KFA Spectacular

Mini Olympics (age 2-12) Mini Pirate Capers with Adult contests thrown in, waterslide, pony rides and more... ,

8:00pm  Opening Party with an amazing UK Rock Band "The Allbeats"   

Mr. Alderney 2014 fun contest

 ... more events to come

...and later: Quarry Party   

 

Sunday 3 August:

High Tide: 12:01 - Low Tide 18:39

 

from 09:30am - Wombling Clean-up on the Butes the morning after....

10:00-12:00 - Clay Pigeon Shooting

10:30am Special Alderney Week ecumenical service with the Alderney Blowers in St. Anne''''s Church

11:00am  Registration for all late entries to Tennis Tournaments

2:00pm   Victoria Street Market with live music by different bands

2:30pm   Junior Short Tennis Competitions: 8s and under

2:30pm   Tennis Competitions for 10s and under

2:30pm   Holiday Prince and Princess Contest 

3:00pm   Treasure Hunt Registration at the Curiosity Shop (opposite the Georgian House)

3:30pm   Excerpts from "Treasure Island" - Memorial Gardens

4:30pm  Tennis Competitions for 12s and under

5:00pm  Beach Volleyball (age 14+) Braye Beach

8:00 pm  Big Quiz Night on the Butes

8:00pm   Alderney Cinema: "Godzilla"

9:30pm   The Ghosts of Fort Tourgis - a spooky and entertaining experience not to be missed!

 ... more events to come

 

Monday 4 August - Cavalcade Day:  Alderney''s Official August Bank Holiday

HIgh Tide: 12:49  - Low Tide 19:38

09:00am Tennis Competition for 14s and under

11:00am Tennis Competition of 16s and under

12:30pm Cavalcade Assembly of Floats for judging at Jackie Main''s Yard

1:00 pm Cavalcade Parade from Jackie Main''s Yard to the High Street, down Victoria Street and up the Butes

1:30 pm Cavalcade fun starts on the Butes with a packed programme of entertainment, the Alderney Blowers, the Alderney KFA and and  loads of fun contests, and much more....

6:30 pm Pre-theatre picnic at the Island Hall Gardens

8:00 pm  Outdoor performance of "Treasure Island" by the Rain or Shine Theatre Company

from 10:00pm  Star gazing at Fort Tourgis with astronomer Michael Maunder

... and later that night: Bunker Party  

 ... more events to come 

 

Tuesday 5 August:

High Tide: 14:01 - Low Tide 08:10

09:00am Odd Spot Competition

11:00-3:30pm  Kayaking adventure in transparent canoes around Longis Bay (three 1-hour sessions)

11:30am Young  Pavement Artists Competition - aged 7 and under

1:30pm  Fun Triathlon (cycle, run and then swim)

2:00pm Chipping and Putting Competition

2:30pm  Wheels on Fire

5:00pm  Fashion with a Fizz - Fashion Show

6:00pm  Yard of Ale Competition at the Rose & Crown

 

6:30pm  Pre-theatre picnic at the Island Hall Gardens

8:00pm  Outdoor performance of "Treasure Island" by the Rain or Shine Theatre Company

8:00pm    Alderney Cinema: "Godzilla"

8:00pm-11:00pm Teenage Tent  Disco Party (age 12-16)

8:30pm Creatures at Night Fun Family Discovery Walk

 

Wednesday 6 August:

High Tide: 15:33 - Low Tide 09:43

09:00-10:00 Uphill Race

10:30am Sandcastle Competition

12:30-5:00pm  Kayaking adventure in transparent canoes around Longis Bay (three 1-hour sessions)

1:30pm -3:30pm  Junior Fishing Competition with a Twist

2:00pm   Canine Capers

2:00pm - 6:00pm   Geo Caching with the The Vlad Pack . Assembling at the Peace Garden

5:00pm 30 Signals Football Match against the Alderney Nomands 

8:30pm  Gala Spectacular

 ... and later...Bunker Party

 

Thursday 7 August:

High tide 16:56 - Low Tide 11:13

09:30-5:00pm Discover Bibette Head, creating a Living Island. Join the 30 Signals Regiment in an exciting restoration      project

10:00am Junior 5-Aside Football (under 16s)

10:30am Beach Olympics (age 8-12)

3:30pm  the Great Duck Race

4:00pm Man-Powered Flight

7:30pm Blowers'' Concert in St. Anne''s Church

8:00pm    Alderney Cinema: "Belle"

9:30pm  The Ghosts of Fort Tourgis - a spooky and entertaining experience not to be missed!   

and later tonight: Bunker Party

... more events to come

 

Friday 8 August:

High Tide: 18:04 - Low Tide 12:20

05:30-08:00 Discover Alderney at dawn all with a big Alderney Breakfast

10:00 Alderney Week Fun Run (registration and warm-up aerobics 09:30am)

12:00 Young Pavement Artists Competition: Age 8-10

 

4:00pm  Daft Raft Race

9:00pm "Stars For Your Eyes 2014" - an amazing show of Alderney talent

 ... more events tocome

 

Saturday 9 August:

HIgh Tide: 19:00 - Low Tide 13:13

 08:00  9-hole Golf Open Competition

10:00 5-Aside Football (Adults)

10:00am Waiters & Waitresses Wheelbarrow Race

10:30am  Towncrier Competition

11:00am  Man of Iron and Iron Lady Contest

12:00-2:00pm Beach Discovery - Longis 

2:00pm  Longis Wall Ball & Picnic- a brand new event!! 

2:00pm  Panning for Gold - Longis Beach

2:30pm  Last  KFA Special Performance

3:00pm-5:00pm Alderney''s Got Talent (under 16's) Show on the Butes

5:00pm-8:00pm Kayaking adventure in transparent canoes around Longis Bay (three 1-hour sessions) 

9:00pm  Torchlight Procession, followed by Grand Fireworks Finale and live music on the Butes

 ... and much later: Quarry Party

 ... more events to come 


Sunday 10 August:

08:00 18 hole Golf Open Competition

from 09:30am - Wombling Clean-up on the Butes the morning after...

2:00pm  Longis Wall Ball & Picnic- a brand new event!!

2:00pm onwards: Chill-out to live music on The Butes

3:00pm Wild Hogs Parade

8:00pm    Alderney Cinema: "Belle"

 ... more events to come

 

.....and there's more the following week:

***Alderney Sailing Club Golden Anniversary Ball Friday 15 Aug

*** Rock 2 Rock Festival * Saturday 16 Aug

** Harbour Festival Sunday 17 Aug

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found:

MISS ALDERNEY 2014!  

 

 Miss Alderney 2014 is Emma Etheredge who was crowned by Miss Alderney 2013, her sister  Maria at the Easter Saturday Miss  Alderney Celebration Disco Party   
 

 

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