Teams are starting to gather to enter the Wacky Raft Race. The raft race will be the grand finale of Spring in the Park on Sunday 1st of May in the Lake Pleasure Grounds, Warminster.
One of the teams preparing for the epic battle is ‘Snap Fitness’ – shown in the photo. They are looking to snap up a prize as they paddle their raft to the finish line. All you need to join the raft race fun is a team of 4 and a raft. Entry forms can be obtained from ‘Warminster Town Council. The Lake is between 3-4ft deep and a safety boat will be in place.
There are two races one for children and the other for adults.
The Children’s Race has a first prize of £80 and a second prize of £20, plus consolation prizes for all entries. These have been sponsored by Twirls’ Sweet Treats, who have a shop in The High Street, Warminster.
The Adult Raft Race has a first prize of £100 and a 2nd prize of £50 – these have been sponsored by a collection of independent businesses in the town: Baber Animal Feeds, Baby Ballers, Blake the Builder, Bo & Co Coffee Garden, Davis & Latcham, G & B Griffin Jewellers, Griffin’s Garage, Handmade by Pinky, Jaqueline’s Bridal Boutique, Simply Hair, Tallann, Warminster Business Group, Warminster Alpacas Walking, Wessex Digital Solutions and Yarn for the Soul.
Last modified: 22 April 2022