Your preview to the Festival of Sport
Posted on Friday, 28th August, 2015
Following the Food and Drink Festival, the Bury St Edmunds events calendar continues! The Festival of Sport, an initiative led by the Our Bury St Edmunds team, will be taking place between the 12th and 20th September.
The festival not only showcases the fantastic sporting businesses, sports teams, coaches and classes throughout the town, but it’s the perfect opportunity for you to try a broad range of sports for free, including Nordic Walking, Ballet, Yoga, Climbing, Tai Chi, to name just a few.
The Festival of Sport will begin on Saturday 12th September, when twenty of the world’s top cycling teams will ride through Bury St Edmunds. There will be an opportunity for you to catch all the action on Angel Hill from 1pm.
As well as including the Tour of Britain stage, the Festival of Sport will also take in the opening Rugby World Cup match between England and Fiji at Twickenham on 18 September.
To discover even more things to do in Bury St Edmunds during the Festival, visit our website here or follow Our Bury St Edmunds on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and use #FestivalOfSport.