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Fire shows & fireworks light up Poole Quay for Summer Breeze

Summer Breeze on the Quay 2014

Summer Breeze line up 4 Aug 16As the skies begin to darken, get ready for an evening of fire shows, live music and fireworks as Poole’s weekly Summer Breeze event lights up Poole Quay from 7pm.

Sponsored by Breeze Volkswagen, this week’s line up will see infectious rockabilly fromSummer Breeze favourites Rockin the Joint link will open in new window, supported by Mr Kyps.  There will beclassic covers from singer, keyboard player and guitarist Martin Boucher plus funk, soul and disco from The Goodfoot Band link will open in new window at the Custom House

As part of Wave 105’s Summertime in the South, the free event takes place every Thursday evening in August, bringing a party atmosphere to Poole’s continental quayside before finishing with a firework finale at 10pm over the largest natural harbour in Europe. 

Poole Field Gun Display team will be making sure events go with a bang with demonstrations including a gun firing display. During the evening enjoy fire performers, street magic, unicycling and daring escapology.  There’s also plenty for children to do with rides, a bouncy castle and balloon modelling or they can test their skills at Jamie Jigsaw’s circus workshop.

John Corderoy, Managing Director of Breeze Volkswagen, said: “Since we began  supporting Summer Breeze it has been wonderful to see it grow into such a key part of Poole’s summer events.  Last Thursday the crowds were fantastic and each week just gets bigger and better.  It is great to see everyone enjoying themselves, so come down and make a night of it.”

During the event Poole Museum is open to the public until 9.30pm.  With free entry, find out about Poole’s rich history including a touring exhibition about the work Alfred Russel Wallace, Charles Darwin's contemporary, who discovered the theory of evolution independently which is on until 7 August.

Summer Breeze on the Quay is sponsored by Breeze Volkswagen link will open in new window and supported by the following Poole Quay businesses: The Thistle Hotel, Poole Quay food Kiosks, The Lord Nelson, The Jolly Sailor, Quay Amusements, The Quay Pub, The Poole Arms, Dorset Country Fayre, Quayside Emporium, Purbeck Pottery, Harlees, Corkers, Da Vinci’s and The Custom House plus Quayside businesses, Banana Wharf, Poole Pottery, Rancho’s, Gossip, Leading Labels, Pavers, Robin James, Tesco, Deli on the Quay and Quay Cafe

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