Keighley Gala 2015

Procession Participation Form

Welcome to the 139th Keighley Gala website, here you will find out whats going on, where and how to join in.



There’s still time to get involved!


Last few places going fast!


Charity and information stalls are FREE


Entries for the Procession are FREE


(Trade stalls and entries are subject to a £25 fee, payable in advance)


Entries for the Procession and park will be accepted up to Saturday June 6th (subject to space)click on gala route image for procession participation form.


Contact us at admin@keighleygala.co.uk

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This years Keighley Gala Queen, and retinue back Gala Queen Emily Coleman,from left to right, Junior Queen, Charley Van Der Westhuizen Rosebud, Brogan Van Der Westhuizen, Pageboy, Macauley Holdsworth, and Princess, Mia Holdsworth.

























It's BACK !


After a long time absence we are pleased to announce the RETURN of The Keighley Gala Firework Display to officially start the Gala weekend.


Saturday 6th June 9PM onwards ( weather permitting )






Best Tableau – Open - Theme - Films


Best Tableau – Children - Theme - Films


Best Trade Advertising


Best Presented Veteran Vehicle


Best Walking Group – Youth Organisations - Theme – Children's books


Best Walking Group – Primary Schools – Theme – Children's books


Fancy Dress – 15yr or under - Theme – Superheroes


Fancy Dress – Adults - Theme – Superheroes


Gala Queens – Open


Best Presented Horse drawn Vehicle


Best Entertainment



Entry to Best Trade Advertising Costs £25, all other Categories are Free Entry.



**Some categories have been allocated themes; if you need any further information please get in touch.


The procession will start in Spring Gardens Lane at 1pm – participants will need to be on site for 11.30am for judging.


Interested? Please fill in a form and return it to a member of the Gala Committee before 1st June. Thank you.



Field information ....



The 138th Keighley Charities Gala will take place on SUNDAY 7TH JUNE 2015. Once again there will be several attractions at Victoria Park, including performances and live music.


Could you/your group get involved? There are opportunities for the following:


Charity Stalls, such as Tombolas, Raffles, Cakes/Hand-made produce, plants, Face Painting, Bric-a-Brac, 2nd hand books etc. These stalls are free of charge.


Trade Stalls are welcome but there will be a charge, please ask for details. There are restrictions on what can be sold, please check the rules first.


Exhibitors /charity groups wanting to put up a static display or information / demonstration stand are also welcome, and this is also free of charge.


Is yours a performing group? There will be a performance space for any group wishing to put on a performance/display, for such as bands in the parade, dance groups, choirs etc.


Please Note - This year the stalls etc. will be located in the centre of the park alongside the fair, to make sure all visitors have easy access to them J


Interested? Fill in an entry form and return it to one of the Gala Committee as soon as possible, preferably before 1st June 2015.



Crowning of Gala Queen + Jazz Band - Town Hall Square 12pm onwards



Procession 1.25pm




Spring Gardens Lane – North Street – Cavendish Street – Lawkholme Lane – Bradford Street – Bingley Street – Bradford Road – Victoria Park



Please Note participants must be onsite by 11.30am for judging.






Live Music In The Park!


Live music from 2.30pm


Performers to include...


Bradford Pipe Band




Kitty Le Mare


+others to be confirmed.











Events in the Park from 2pm



Fair rides and stalls


Tombolas, charity stalls


Face Painting




Ducking Stool


And much more :)



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