Midsummer Rejoicing - 24th & 25 June 2017


Midsummer will soon be upon us, and that means Bishop’s Castle Midsummer Rejoicing Weekend.

As part of the festivities The Shropshire Bedlams and Martha Rhoden’s Tuppenny Dish will be dancing out and about as follows:

Saturday 24th June in Ludlow

In The Square, Ludlow, from approx. 11.00am to 1.00pm, as part of the Ludlow Fringe

At Ludlow Brewery, from approx 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Sunday 25th June in Bishop’s Castle

Stone House from 10.00am

The Rushbearing Procession at 10.30am

Outside The Church of St. John The Baptist at approx. 12.00 noon, followed by a dance up the hill to the Three Tuns for more dancing until mid-afternoon-ish.

Our guests for the weekend are Gaorsach Rapper and Jake and Dan Appalachian Dancers, all fabulous dancers, not to be missed.

Power and Speed

Gaorsach Rapper at Whitby, 2016

It's Thirsty Work

Jake and Dan at Shrewsbury - proving you can drink and dance safely (he never stopped dancing the whole time!)