Ilkley Car Free Festival

Sunday, September 19th, 2021

11:00am - 4:00pm
The Grove, Ilkley, Ilkley, LS29 9EE

Climate Action Ilkley host the Car Free Festival on The Grove between 11am and 4pm on Sunday 19th September 2021. The Grove will be closed from 9am to 5pm

As well as music, there will be food, pop-up shops, electric cargo bikes that you can sign up to borrow, and all sorts of other things to help people think about and experience what a car-free Ilkley might be like. These are some of the things that will be going on

- Circus performers
- Music at the bandstand - schedule below
- Story telling and poetry next to Cafe J
- Climate Conservation Cafe using the 26,000 conversations model and letters to the earth
- Imagining Ilkley's Future(s)
- Fairtrade Ilkley
- Churches Together Ilkley
- Friends of Wharfedale Greenway
- Ilkley in Bloom
- Carbon Footprinting
- Gardening for nature
- COP26 - what is it and why does it matter?
- Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill
- Play area
- Pallet Furniture to sit at and imagine and talk and dream (and take home!)
- Domestic Solar Panel information
- Heat Pump installation information
- eCargo Bikes to try
- Better Buses
- Some surprises!

Bandstand programme:
11:00-11:40 Adare 50s and 60s Rock & Roll
12:00-12:40 Alex Indie/Pop
13:00-13:40 Bring Me Sunshine Trio Classical / Popular / Folk
14:00-14:40 The Sheds Rock / Pop / Indie
15:00-16:00 The Finishers 90s Indie / Rock

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The Grove, Ilkley
The Grove
LS29 9EE

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