Paxfest & Fun Dog Show 2017

Event Details

Little Paxton Playing Field, High Street, Little Paxton, St Neots, PE19 6QT
08 July 2017
12 noon - 4.45pm
Support for special needs
Disabled people

Contact details

Jenny Gellatly
Parish Clerk
01480 470193

About this event

Paxfest and Fun Dog Show is the Little Paxton Annual Village Fete. Lots of stalls, games, live music, refreshments, BBQ  & beer tent.

Paxfest 2017 will have a 'Shorts & Shades' seaside theme.

 New for 2017-  Mike’s Donkeys will be providing donkey rides.

The cake competition will be back with a 'Seaside' theme .

Competition rules

All cakes to be edible

No fresh cream to be used. Entry and payment on the day. Cakes to be delivered to Little Paxton Village Hall between 10.30am & 11.30am. Lots of great prizes including a cake shield trophy


Entertainment Programme

12 noon - 12.30pm Bedford Pipe Band

12.30pm - 1.00pm Little Paxton School Choir 

1.00pm - 1.45pm Porterhouse Jazz 6

1.45pm - 2.30pm Rushden Town Band

2.30pm - 3.00pm Porterhouse Jazz 6

3.00pm - 3.30pm Community Barn Dance with Patti Pitt- NEW

3.30pm - 4.15pm Rushden Town Band

4.15pm - 4.45pm Porterhouse Jazz 6


Village Hall

Mr Marvel Magic Show 2pm  to 4pm

Mike’s Donkeys will be bringing along two beautiful donkeys to provide donkey rides around the field- 50p per ride. 

There will be a ‘30 minute’ community barn dance at 3pm in the main arena. Patti Pitt will provide music and will be the ‘caller’ to get as many people as possible taking part. 

A free fun treasure hunt is being planned for children to find seaside objects.


The Dog Show will start at 1pm. There will be a 30 min break in the Fun Dog Show at 3pm. There has been a change to some or the dog classes- some new ones have been added.


On the day there will be a dog measuring chart for Small, Medium & Large Dogs to help owners decide which class best suits their dogs.

1. Childrens' Handling ( under 14 yrs) - Sponsored by Ibex Camping

2.    Puppies under 1 year- Sponsored by Multisigns

3.    Best Rescue or Re Homed Dog- Sponsored by Trophy Pet Foods Peterborough & District Ltd

4. Best Rescue or Re-Homed Bitch - Sponsored by Trophy Pet Foods Peterborough & District Ltd

5.    Best small dog/bitch - Sponsored by Gasworks

6.    Dog or bitch most like its owner -Sponsored by Pampurred Paws

7.    Best Cross-Bred Dog - Sponsored by Your Dog's Life

8.    Best Cross-Bred Bitch- Sponsored by Gary Rolt Electrical

9.    Best medium size dog/bitch - Sponsored by Arthur Ibbetts Ltd

10.  Most Handsome Dog - Sponsored by Hire or Buy Group Ltd

11.  Most Prettiest Bitch - Sponsored by Hire or Buy Group Ltd

12.  Best dog judge would most like to take home- Sponsored by Huntree Fencing Ltd.

13.  Best bitch judge would most like to take home - Pampurred Paws

14.  Best large dog/bitch- Sponsored by The Anchor, Little Paxton

15.  Championship (winners of each class) - Sponsored by Kingfisher Independent  Funeral Services Ltd




Venue details


Little Paxton Playing Field
High Street
Little Paxton
St Neots
PE19 6QT


  • Accessible toilet with alarm
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Wheelchair accessible

Venue Notes There will be limited parking at the venue. Local residents are encouraged to leave their cars at home. Visitors to Little Paxton can park in surrounding streets.

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Run by
Little Paxton Parish Council

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