Last year's Flying Man Festival Programme - Sunday 7 May 2017

6am to 8am approx. Hot Air balloons: Weather permitting, The Pennine Region Balloon Association fly over Pocklington!

8am to 8.30am
Holy Communion: A quiet reflective start to the day.

9.30am to 10.15am
Flying Man Festival Service: Enjoy an informal service with activities and hymns on an appropriate theme.

11am to 3.30pm
Flying Man Cafe: Hot food, drinks and snacks from the festival's very own cafe.
Ice cream: Provided by the Luxury Ice Cream Company (LICC) of York.
Tower Ascents: Enjoy spectacular views across the town and Wolds. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
Flying Teddy Bear Slide: Let your Teddy experience the thrill of flying - all Teddy Bears are welcome.
Children's Activities: Face painting, Paper Planes, Treasure Hunt, Lucky Dip, Human Fruit Machine, Coconut Shy.
Festival amusements on The Pavement: Bungee Trampolining, Bucking Bronco, Carousel, Bouncy Castle.
Gliding Flight Simulator: Try your hand at virtual gliding.
Model Aircraft Display: Fabulous working replicas of up to 1/8th scale classic aircraft. Fly a model plane in the simulator.
Model Airfield: Exact large scale model of Pocklington's WWII airfield created by Bernard Ross and Graham Puckering.
Exhibition of Photographs by Pocklington Camera Club: An exhibition of photographs with a flying theme.
Local History Group Exhibition: See the Thomas Pelling entry in the 1733 Church Ledger and Pocklington through the ages.
Red Kite Exhibition: See wonderful images of these stunning birds which live on the edge of the Wolds near Pocklington.
Birds of Prey: The York Bird of Prey Centre will provide an amazing display of fantastic birds to delight young and old alike.