Saturday 18 September, 10am - 4pm

Our summer fête is making a return on Saturday 18 September and we'd love you to come along! It will be a fun-filled day packed with activities, events, stalls and challenges along the Enham Heritage Trail, with a centenary twist as we celebrate our 100-year history. Perfect for a family day out!

Entry is FREE and proceeds raised throughout the day will go towards supporting disabled people to live, work and enjoy life.

We have some fantastic events lined up for the day which we're very excited to share with you in due course! Be sure to check out our socials for updates over the coming weeks.

What's on

  • Raffle
  • Inflatable games
  • Resident choir performance 
  • Silent disco
  • On War Service show & tell
  • Dog show @ 12-2pm
  • One Chip Chilli Challenge @ 1pm (book your space below)
  • Food van, café and refreshments 
  • Cake sale
  • Various stalls

Dog show - 12-2pm

Register your pooch on the day for Enham's Fun Family Dog Show! Fee is £1 per entry and there are 10 categories to choose from:

  1. Best puppy under 12 months
  2. Handsomest dog
  3. Prettiest bitch
  4. Best child handler (under 12s)
  5. Best rescue dog/bitch
  6. Golden oldies (8yrs+)
  7. Dog/bitch with most appealing eyes
  8. Dog/bitch with waggiest tail
  9. Dog/bitch with best trick
  10. Dog/bitch most like their owner

Each category will have 1st to 4th place rosettes and there will be a trophy for Best in Show and Best Rescue.

Get involved

Donate

We are after your generous donations to make our raffles and stalls possible. Please donate any of the following:

  • Raffle prizes (big and small - these can be unwanted gifts or prizes that your work are able to donate)
  • Bric-a-brac for our bric-a-brac sale
  • Cakes for our cake sale (please ensure cakes are nut-free and all ingredients and allergens are provided)

Drop your donations off at our charity shopEnham Trust HQ or bring them with you on the day. THANK YOU!

    Volunteer

    Our summer fête wouldn't be possible without the wonderful volunteers who support us, so please come and help out on the day if you can! If you're able to spare even a couple of hours that would be great. We would require help with setting up, manning stalls, and tidying up post-event. If you'd like to help out please email [email protected] with the subject line 'Volunteering for Enham Summer Fête'. 

    REGISTER INTEREST TO VOLUNTEER


    Host a stall

    *STALL PLACES ARE NOW FULL* We are no longer taking stall-holder enquiries. 

    If you are a home crafter, shop owner, or business owner, we'd love for you to come and sell your goods at one of our fête stalls. Fee is £5 per stall. To secure your stall, please email [email protected] with the subject line 'Hosting a stall for Enham Summer Fête'. The more stalls the merrier!

    Please note: All stall-holders must bring their own tables, marquees and chairs, as we won't be able to supply these on the day.

    SECURE YOUR STALL


    Design your own bunting flag  

    We would love to build a community-crafted bunting masterpiece from YOUR bunting designs to display at the Enham Summer Fête. Simply download the bunting template HERE and colour in/draw/paint/collage (it's completely up to you how you want to design it!), and return to us via our charity shop, post or by emailing to [email protected]. There will be a WINNER announced for best bunting design, so please write your name and age on the back of your bunting if you'd like to be considered. 

    Deadline for submissions is Monday 6th September. If you're struggling for inspiration, why not try designing something related to our history of supporting disabled people for 100 years? Check out our recent submission by Matthew from our Domestics team (pictured right). We look forward to receiving your works of art!

    DOWNLOAD BUNTING TEMPLATE


    Take part in our Chilli Challenge

    Calling all chilli heads! We will be hosting the One Chip Chilli Challenge, which involves eating a single chip coated in the world's hottest chilli, the Carolina Reaper. The challenge costs £5 to take part and consists of:

    • Holding the chilli chip in your mouth for a minimum of 30 seconds
    • Withholding from water, milk, etc. for a minimum of 5 minutes 
    • Avoiding the Wall of Shame and making it to the Wall of Flame!

    Think you can handle the heat? Sign up below!

    We will also be hosting a less-heated roulette style chilli chip challenge for 50p a go and sign-ups will be taken on the day.

    *Not suitable for chilli pepper, wheat, soya, barley, gluten, or milk allergy sufferers.

    *Suitable for vegetarians, unsuitable for vegans.

    Book a place

    Ticket Quantity Price

    One Chip Chilli Challenge

    Decrease Increase £5.00