ALL COMPETITIONS ARE FREE TO ENTER
There’s a host of fantastic competitions in our programme and live on the day, with prizes ranging from £10 to £100! And it’s not just the competitions described on this page. At the Black Cherry Fair you’ll find countless stalls with raffles, games and tombolas for the whole family to enjoy.
(times available from March
Children’s Fancy Dress
All fancy dress accepted but you can also follow our procession theme of Famous Firsts; it can be absolutely anything that was ever 'first' from a pop song to a famous inventor or the moon landing!
Under 6yrs & over 6yrs - 1st PRIZE £25 RUNNERS UP £15
Bonny Baby Competition
Please come to main arena ten minutes before. Competition open to any UP TO A YEAR OLD (born on or after 8th July 2022)
1st PRIZE £25 RUNNERS UP £15
Children’s tug of war and family games
The Black Cherry fair wouldn’t be the same without our fantastic children’s tug of war and if the weather is good there will be some great family games with brilliant prizes!
The Black Cherry Fair programme is distributed free to shops and houses throughout Chertsey from the 1st of July. Pick up a copy at your local shop and get comping!
£100 Prize Draw
Free to enter - just answer a few simple questions - ALL AGESChildrens Colouring Competition
Sponsored by Dennett Boatbuilders
Picture available in the event programme from 1st July
Chips for £1.50
at The Plaice To Be
Entry forms can be found inside the black cherry fair programme available in shops, at the fair or on this website
This year's Town Procession is
Nursery Rhymes and Tales
Everything from Little Jack Horner to Cinderella or the Gruffalo, if you have a favourite story or poem from childhood we'd love to see it
Anyone can join in and if you dress up in the theme of the procession you can win a prize and an award. Entries are judged from 09.30am so make sure you leave plenty of time. To find out more look at the Town Procession page on this website and the exciting prizes on offer!
Best Float £200
Best School Group £100
Best Club or charity Group £100
Floats in this section can be driven or walking but must have a minimum of 10 people
£50 prizes from
Rotary Club of Chertsey
Chertsey Chamber of Commerce
Mayor of Runnymede
Chertsey Young Champions