Salisbury Methodist annual Crib Festival will take place from 12th – 14th of December. It is a community event involving local people, groups, showing a selection of cribs from all over the world. In the past few years we have displayed over 100, each displaying the real meaning of Christmas. Admission is free but donations are welcome as visitors leave.
Entering a Crib scene in 2019
We welcome enteries!! It is free to enter a crib scene. Please click here for an entry form, the closing date is 30th November. Some hard copy entry forms will be available at the back of the church for those who prefer to enter that way.
We are supporting Salisbury Womens Refuge again this year. Monies received from the voluntary donations and the profits from the refreshments will be divided between the Womens Refuge and Salisbury Methodist Church towards its maintenance and upkeep.
There will be a programme of music throughout the festival performed by individuals and groups of musicians as well as singing groups, If your group would like to perform please e mail – email@example.com
We are running Christmas Wreath workshops on the Thursday morning 12th December 11am – 1.00pm and on the Saturday morning 14th December 10.30 – 12.30pm. Please contact the organiser Liz Chick if you are interested via e mail – firstname.lastname@example.org
For young people and not so young we are having a craft competition – make your own crib scene to display at the festival with prizes.
Please click here for more information and here for an entry form – the closing date is 30th November.
The church will be serving teas and coffees with cakes and scones in the Welcome area daily, and we are taking bookings for Christmas ‘teas’ this year for the afternoons of Thursday 12th and Friday 13th.The tea will consist of a couple of sandwiches, mince pie and a selection of cakes to include Xmas Cake, plus tea and we are asking for donations of £6.00 per head. Places are limited. For bookings please e mail email@example.com.
The Church is looking forward to welcoming all exhibitors, musicians, singers and visitors to the 2019 Crib Festival.