GSPCA 11th Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday 21st May 2023 - Pitch to Animal Mascot Applications now open
Guernsey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (GSPCA)
On the 21st May 2023 10am to 4pm the GSPCA will once again be organising a day to celebrate the animals in Guernsey and all the wonderful work that is done to care for them.
We are extremely grateful to all those that made last 11 years such great days and we are hoping this years will be bigger and better.
There will be stalls and fun for all the family - all with an animal theme.
Fancy dress to mascot olympics, children's games to lots of food, a fun dog show, arts and crafts to charity stalls, some of the GSPCA animals looking for homes, entertainment and so much more........
This years Giant Animal Mascot event is the olympics. All proceeds for this years race will help animals in Guernsey at the GSPCA so you can help support a great local charity, whilst having a lot of fun. Chose your Giant Animal Mascot Suit on the day or bring your own, details and sign up below......
There are lots of people that we would like to thank for their help and support to make this an amazing day out for all the family and listed below are just a few of them.
The day starts from 10am and will take place along the Sea Front in St Peter Port and there are a variety of events and activities through the day.
To go to the events facebook page or twitter link please click on the logo below
To see our facebook page go to https://www.facebook.com/GuernseySPCA
Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday Twitter link
Would like a pitch for our Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday on the 21st May 2023
We are looking for charities to run stalls representing their organisation showing their involvement with animals or with an animal theme. Also businesses that feel they play a valuable part in animal welfare such as vets. If you have an art and crafts business you are also welcome.
To download a pitch application please click here https://www.gspca.org.gg/sites/default/files/SFS%20Pitch%20application%2021st%20May%202023.pdf
Would you like to help sponsor the day?
We are looking for individuals or businesses that would like to help sponsor the day please contact Steve Byrne on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01481 257261 for more details.
Fun Dog Show
There will be a fun dog show starting at 1230pm with registration from 11am.
This is always a fabulous, fun, highlight and is open to any breed of dog.
Best male puppy (under 2yrs)
Best female puppy (under 2yrs)
Golden Oldies (7 yrs +)
Best in Show (winners of the previous classes)
Entries are £1 a class. Please enter your dog on the day.
Childrens Animal Fancy Dress
For a bit of fun bring your children with an animal themed fancy dress for a free prize. Just pop along to our stall on the Crown Pier between 11am and 4pm on the day for a free gift.
GSPCA Seafront Sunday Animal Olympics
As part or our 11th Seafront Sunday we are inviting you to join in our Animal Olympic Obstacle course, with a chance to win two return tickets to Alderney; courtesy of Aurigny Airlines (for the adults) and a GSPCA goodie bag (for any children aged 12 and under).
So how do you take part?
Meet our team at the Crown Pier arena at 1.30pm, pop a small donation in our charity bucket and choose which animal costume to wear during your attempt to BEE the best around our fun course.
You can pre register to take part by filling in this form click here https://www.gspca.org.gg/sites/default/files/SEAFRONT%20SUNDAY%20MASCOT%20Olympics%20APPLICATION%20Sept%202023.pdf
Activities will include:
Slalom BEAR crawl
Bean bag balance
FROG hop race
Ending in a penalty shoot out
Time penalties will be given for any CHEETAHS, knocking over jumps, FOUL play, dropping the bean bag, or ill-EAGLE tripping of your opponent.
Your lap will be timed and added to the leader board.
You can take part as many times as you like, but please pop a small donation in the bucket per attempt.
To download a sponsor form to help raise extra funds please click here https://www.gspca.org.gg/sites/default/files/Animal%20Mascot%20Olympic%20Seafront%20Sunday%20Sponsor%20ship%20form%2021%20May%202023.pdf
Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager said “For the eleventh Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday which is taking place in our 150th year we are bringing back our Animal Mascots and this year we will be holding our very own Animal Olympics.”
“With over 50 Animal Mascot suits to choose from you can help raise funds for animals in Guernsey and have a lot of fun at the same time.”
“The games start at 1.30pm and for those not been before it is a fantastic and extremely funny part of a day celebrating animals in Guernsey.”
“If you want to book a suit then please do get in touch otherwise just come along on the day with a donation to take part.”
"To see our Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday page please visit https://www.gspca.org.gg/page/animal-welfare-sea-front-sunday and to see more about our 150 year celebrations please go to https://www.gspca.org.gg/page/gspca-celebrating-150-years ."
If you would like to book a suit for the day please email email@example.com
For any questions please call 01481 257261 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
If you, your group, business or school would like to volunteer and help on the day please email firstname.lastname@example.org