Celebrate the King’s Coronation

King Charles and Camilla, Queen Consort. Official Coronation image. Credit Chris Jackson.

Looking to celebrate the King’s Coronation? Find some great events taking place over the bank holiday weekend, from live screenings to themed afternoon teas – find something for you to celebrate the Coronation in style.

A Royal warm up at Marshall’s Yard

Friday 5 May

Marshall’s Yard is hosting a Royal Warm Up on the 5th May in preparation for the Kings Coronation (6th May). Enjoy live entertainment, free face painting and crown making, traditional lawn games and more!

Find out more on Facebook.

Kings coronation cream tea for two at Reeds Riverside Coffee Shop

Friday 5th May and Sunday 7th May

Order takeaway coronation cream teas for two for £15! Call 01427 679171 to place your order

Preorders only, collection available from 11am.
Cream teas come complete with commemorative King Charles coronation pin while stocks last.

Live Screening at Trinity Arts Centre
Saturday 6 May
Join us to celebrate the coronation of the King and Queen Consort, and watch this memorable occasion live on the big screen. In true Trinity style, there will be some celebratory surprises throughout the event that will help make this occasion immersive, fun and memorable.
Party in the Park

Saturday 6 May, 11am to 9pm

Marshalls Sports Ground, Middlefield Lane, Gainsborough, DN21 1UU

A FREE community event to gather and watch the King’s Coronation while enjoying fireworks, music & entertainment, kids rides & inflatables, 21 Gun Salute, stalls, alpacas…and more!

Kings Coronation Afternoon Tea at Blyton Ice Cream
Saturday 6 May

An afternoon tea fit for a King including a variety of coronation cakes, fruit scones with jam and cream and mini ice cream cones! Available to book now! Call 01427 628355.

Coronation High Tea at Uncle Henry’s

Saturday 6 & Sunday 7 May

A specially crafted high tee, made with the coronation in mind to bring a real ssense of patriotism to your meal! For £25 per person, enjoy your high tea in our café or book a take away to enjoy a home or at your local street party. Take a look at the menu here

All High Tea’s must be pre-booked, dietary alternatives are available upon request at booking. 

Book now on 01652 640308.


Coronation Day at the Cross Keys at Stow
Saturday 6 May

Start the day with a Royal Breakfast served between 9.30am- 11.00am. Live coverage will begin from 9.00am in their marquee & restaurant. Cream Teas will be served throughout the day between 11am to 5pm. Pimms bar open from 11am.

Lunches & dinner will be served during normal service hours. Family Fun Quiz will start at 6.3opm

Best of British Musical Bingo and Trivia

Saturday 6th May

Come in red white or blue or British fancy dress themed and get extra points for your team!


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