George Eliot Bi-Centennial Celebration Event
- 15th September 2019
- Location: Nuneaton
- Cost: -
In Nuneaton on Sunday, Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council will mark this special anniversary with a celebration day in George Eliot Gardens packed with family fun, live music and entertainment. The event will start at 11am and the celebrations will last throughout the day, finishing around 6pm.
The event will have something for the whole family to enjoy, with stalls selling an array of goods, children’s entertainment, inflatables and games. There will be delicious food on offer including a pig roast and sweet treats. Plus there will be FRESH Radio hosting and on-stage, live music throughout the day. The George Eliot Fellowship will have a stall to raise funds for the proposed Visitor Centre at Griff.
To honor this special 200th anniversary, the Council will also be unveiling a brand new, interactive town centre George Eliot Quotation Trail which will showcase famous locations the world-renowned author frequented during her early life and include fabulous modern-day interpretation of the quotes by local school children.
Come along and pay tribute to our region’s best loved author!