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Kingsgate Park

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Saturday 23rd June 2018

10.30am: 23rd & 24th: Yate Rocks Festival!
Kingsgate Park

23rd and 24th June 2018

Music from Local Bands plus Dance from local clubs and academies.

Arts & Craft stalls - Beer Tent - Bungee Trampoline - Children’s Games & Activities - Children’s Rides & Inflatable’s – Football skills – Food and drinks stalls - Go-Karts

The Sunday morning begins with Praise in the Park with local churches providing an outdoor service. In the afternoon is a relaxed Picnic in the Park with several entertainments.


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About Kingsgate Park

Kingsgate Park is an excellent leisure area situated between Sundridge Park and Scott Way.

It's perfectly possible to drive past it without noticing it's there, but it's well worth exploring.

It's accessible on foot by various entrances from Kenilworth, Elmwood, Sunningdale and Scott Way, and there's a small car park located at the end of Elmwood, off Sundridge Park.

There's a large playground in the centre of the park, with an adventure area that will make the adults jealous!

Kingsgate Park, Yate

The lake is home to swans, ducks and newts, and the eastern edge of the park is a dedicated nature reserve area. Use of model boats is permitted on the lake.

In 2003 Yate Town Council took over management of the park and the Friends of Kingsgate Park' group was formed to assist the Council to do this in the best possible way.

Details of the success of this partnership can be found on the Yate Town Council website.

If you would like to get involved with the 'Friends of Kingsgate Park', please contact Yate Town Council who will be pleased to pass your details on.

Yate Rocks in the Park

2016's event was rather wet, so here's a selection of photos from 2015 kindly provided by Rich McD Photography:

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Rich McD Photography

In Bloom Success!

The Friends of Kingsgate Park won an outstanding Level 5 Neighbourhood Award in South West in Bloom 2013.

Kingsgate Park, Yate

The Friends of Kingsgate and Yate Town Council employees with their 2011 South West in Bloom ‘It’s Your Neighbourhood Award’ - Photo kindly supplied by Dave Bruten

Opening Hours

The park gates are locked at night; the park is open from 6am and closes at 10pm in the Summer, 9pm otherwise.

Forthcoming events

Saturday 23rd June 2018

Sunday 24th June 2018

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