Procession Day

Procession day is almost upon us and everyone on the committee is excited to share with you what can expect to enjoy this year! We hope you all have a day to remember and please send us your photos on Facebook for your chance to be featured on our website next year!

PROCESSION DAY TIMETABLE

6.00am

Traditional morning call by solo drummer parading around Bathgate.

8.00am

Judging of decorated houses and frontages commences

8.30am

Bands parade around Bathgate.

10.00am

Judging of decorated floats in Marjoribanks Street.

10.30am

Judging of decorated bicycles and fancy dress entrants in Marjoribanks Street.

11:00am

All principle characters parade from the EU Church and Scout Hall to the Old Academy.

11:15am

The Historical Pageant takes place at the Old Academy

The Procession leaves the Old Academy and parades the town by way of Marjoribanks Street, Drumcross Road, Torphican Street, Waverly Street, Livery Street, George Street, George Place, South Bridge Street and Glasgow Road.

1.15pm

The Procession arrives at The Meadow Park.

1.30pm

Entertainment commences at The Meadow Park


1.30pm & 4.05 pm

Riders of The Storm – Scotland’s Equestrian Stunt Team

2.15 pm & 3.35 pm

Stannage International Stunt Team

2.55 pm

The Massed Bands of Procession

1.30pm

Luke La Volpe

2.30pm

Uncle Red

3.30pm

Overdrive

1.30pm

Elidh McKeown

1.45pm

Eva MacFarlane

2.00pm

Bexter

2.20pm

Robyn Anderson

2.40pm

They Two Lassies

3.00pm

Adullboy

3.20pm

Kev Cunningham

3.40pm

Ben Inglis

4.00pm

George Anderson

For the first time in the Children’s Marquee we have a Photo Booth! A prop box will be provided to allow you to dress up in your finest with unlimited instant prints being provided. Please note the booth will be manned by a friendly attendant.

There will of course be other entertainment on the day. We will update you with this soon

5.00pm

Massed Bands parade from Meadow Park to George Street.

9.45pm

Sale of torches for the Torchlight Procession in George Street.

10.15

Torchlight Procession leaves George Street.