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Preston this Summer

Date Saturday 01 June 2019 - Saturday 31 August 2019
Time 9:00am - 6:00pm
Location Preston Flag Market, Cheapside, Preston, PR1 2PP
Cost Free

Mela taking place, with lots of crowds and dancing, on Preston Flag Market.

Keep your Saturdays sizzling in Preston this Summer with these events...

Summer Saturdays are back for 2019, making sure your weekends are loaded with fun things to do throughout the summer in and around the city centre, including Preston Flag Market, Preston Markets and the Harris Museum & Art Gallery.

Each Saturday will see a new and exciting free event, helping you keep your summer packed full of fun.

Keep checking back as more details about the events are added.

Big Bus Bash - Flag Market and The Harris

Saturday 20 July, 12pm-4pm

The Flag Market will come alive in celebration of 50 years since the iconic Preston Bus Station was built. Expect a kids party bus and more.

For more details see Big Bus Bash.

Preston Pulse - Flag Market and Preston Markets

Saturday 27 July, 10.30am-4pm

Preston's annual Pulse is led by the community and celebrates the diversity in the city. There will be a fun-packed day of free activities and entertainment as well as stalls filled with food.

For more details see Preston Pulse Community Celebration Day.

Alien Invasion - Flag Market and Preston Markets

Saturday 3 August, 12pm-4pm

Strange visitors are landing on the Flag Market and at Preston Markets, communicating to earthlings through movement in a creative and unique performance. You can join in and enjoy the performance further by taking part in the aliens' family workshops. Brought to you by Preston Youth Theatre.

For more details see Alien Invasion.

Captive - Flag Market

Saturday 10 August, 12pm-4pm

Don't miss this thrilling fusion of dance, acrobatics, and aerial work inside a large cage. This performance will have you on the edge of your seat. Brought to you by Motion House.

For more details see CAPTIVE.

Ramshackilicious: The Band at the End of the World! - Flag Market

Saturday 10 August, 12pm-4pm

Existing in their own apocalyptic microclimate, Ramshacklicious are a brass band at the end of the world.

For more details see Band at the End of the World.

Wrestling - Flag Market

Saturday 17 August, 1pm-3pm

Wrestling is back for 2019, full of drama and excitement for both new and old wrestling fans.

For more details see Live PCW Wrestling Show.


Saturday 24 August, 12pm-4pm

Check back for more details soon...

Feast for Peace - Flag Market

Saturday 31 August, 12pm-4pm

This year Feast for Peace will celebrate the food heroes of World War I as well as deliver a diverse day of food and music.

For more details see Feast for Peace.

Map addresses for Summer Saturdays 2019

  • Preston Flag Market, Cheapside, PR1 2PP.
  • The Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Market Square, Preston, PR1 2PP.
  • Preston Markets, Earl Street, Preston, PR1 2JA.