All Events

Staffy Stroll 2020 @ CANCELLED
Apr 26 @ 11:00 – 15:00
Staffy Stroll 2020 @ CANCELLED | Long Ashton | England | United Kingdom

Sorry but due to COVID-19 this event has been CANCELLED

For more information see here.

Swing for Victory 2020 @ CANCELLED
May 8 @ 19:30 – 23:30
Swing for Victory 2020 @ CANCELLED | England | United Kingdom
Taking place in the glorious Clevedon Community Centre with it’s vaulted dance floor and more Blitz spirit than Churchill’s bunker, this night will recreate the post wartime celebrations and glamour of 1940’s Bristol. All of you fabulous victory curled ladies and uniformed soldiers can expect a wonderful night of live music from The Thornbury Swing Band, and other 40’s-style revelry.
The Thornbury Swing Band will perform a repertoire of 40’s classics and swing dance favourites, the perfect soundtrack for all you land girls and home guards to keep dancing all night long.
The bar will be open until 23.00, and the vintage kitchen will keep you topped up with tea and cake and those extra rations should you need them throughout the night too.
Those wishing to hone their swing steps can join the pre-party dance class by pre-booking when you buy your tickets. This will be led by professional swing dancers to help get you up and moving for the rest of the night!
  • More music and dancing this year and less chat.
  • Buying a ticket beforehand ensures you get your very own bag of rations. Tickets are £12 each when bought in advance.
  • 1940’s attire is welcomed, though not compulsory.
  • Bar serving all the usual.
  • Listen to the big band sounds of the Thornbury Swing Band and dance the night away
  • FREE Basic swing dance lesson starting at 6.30pm. PRE-BOOKING ESSENTIAL.
  • Hair and/or make-up available for men & women at £5. PRE-BOOKING ESSENTIAL.
  • Fun & games to take part in.
  • Tea, coffee and cake available to purchase from the Vintage Kitchen.
  • Look out for wartime propaganda characters including Spivs who shall be selling their wares including special chocolate rations and vintage items.
  • Raffle with some wonderful hamper prizes & tombola.
  • Short 1940s fashion show.
  • Normandy Veterans in attendance.
All proceeds will go towards Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary.
Holly Hedge’s Big Weekend In @ Online
Sep 4 @ 15:00 – Sep 6 @ 18:00

This year instead of having our usual Fun Day we are hosting The Big Weekend In!

We will have a Dog, Cat and All Creatures Online Pet Show with winners to be announced by some special judges. The Online Pet Show will open August 3rd and be hosted on our website, so watch out for the link here!

Nailsea Charity Walks & Runs 2021 @ Scotch Horn Leisure Centre
Jun 13 all-day
Nailsea Charity Walks & Runs 2021 @ Scotch Horn Leisure Centre | Nailsea | England | United Kingdom

There are 6 routes to choose from:
Bike – 25k, 50k or 100k
Walk or Run – 5k, 10k and 20k
You can choose to walk or run these cross-country off-road paths, whilst raising much needed funds for our rescues. It’s a great day for families, groups of friends or individuals looking for a personal challenge or relaxing walk or run, it’s a fantastic opportunity to do something brilliant.

Newfoundland Water Rescue 2021 @ Portishead Marina
Sep 18 @ 10:00 – 16:00
Newfoundland Water Rescue 2021 @ Portishead Marina

Whether you want to join us for a rush of adrenaline or just to watch, don’t miss this brilliant event that raises much needed funds for the animals in our care.

We’re looking for heroes to make a splash for our animals in need!
Would you jump into the Marina to be rescued by a 150lb, web-toed gentle giant to make a better life for our rescues?

You can make a real difference by doing something exhilarating! How does it work? You register and pay the £25 registration fee, start fundraising to reach a minimum of £130 in sponsorship, then take the plunge surrounded by your friends, family and Holly Hedge supporters.

For more information and to register for a place please contact Hannah on 01275 474719, or email – please note that we have limited spaces for this event and participants will be registered on a first-come-first-served basis, so get in quick!

Fashion Show 2021 @ Long Ashton Community Centre
Oct 15 @ 19:00 – 22:00
Fashion Show 2021 @ Long Ashton Community Centre | Long Ashton | England | United Kingdom

Welcome to a fabulous, fun evening of fashion!

Holly Hedge is pleased to be teaming up with Travelling Trends to offer you High Street Fashions at discounted prices.

All clothes are from well known High Street Stores and will be selling at between 30% – 60% off the RRP!

Following a captivating Catwalk Show there will be time for you all to browse and buy this season’s range of clothing.

All major Credit Cards are accepted on the night.

There will be refreshments as well as a fantastic raffle and a tombola!

Ticket price of £8 includes a glass of bubbly.

Simply email to order yours or buy yours here:-…/holly-hedge-fashion-show-1

Looking forward to seeing you there!

Howl-O-Ween Dog-Pawty 2021 @ Avon Riding Centre
Oct 24 @ 10:00 – 15:00

Holly Hedge will be here with a stall and Doggy Tombola.

If you are using Sat Nav, please set it for Woodgrove Road (BS10 7RE) and then turn LEFT at the top of the road.

Christmas Fair 2021 @ Long Ashton Community Centre
Nov 28 @ 10:00 – 15:00
Christmas Fair 2021 @ Long Ashton Community Centre | Long Ashton | England | United Kingdom

Welcome to the Holly Hedge Christmas Fair 2021!

Back for 2021 to help us celebrate the most wonderful time of the year!

Come celebrate and kick off the festive season at the Holly Hedge Christmas Fair, where you’ll find an array of traders selling seasonal delights, crafts, and unique items which are perfect for those hunting for that special Christmas gift.

Visitors can enjoy delicious drinks, festive yumminess, and all-around festive cheer!

Long Ashton Village Market @ Long Ashton Community Centre
Dec 4 @ 09:30 – 13:00

Long Ashton Village Market Saturday 4th December 9:30am – 1:00pm

Holly Hedge will be there running the cafe and will also have a stand with merchandise and Christmas goodies.

The Market requests a nominal entrance fee, (all of which will then be donated to Holly Hedge!)

They will also have a resident Santa and will be running a raffle and proceeds from the raffle will also go to Holly Hedge!

Thank you to all the wonderful people at the Market – we can’t wait to see you there.

Christmas Market & Fun Dog Show @ Avon Riding Centre
Dec 5 @ 10:00 – 15:00
Christmas Market & Fun Dog Show @ Avon Riding Centre | England | United Kingdom

At the Avon Riding Centre where our friends from THE DOG SALOON & DOGGY DAY CARE Pet Groomers are putting on another Fun Dog Show and this time with a Christmas theme. There will be lots of stalls to browse through their Christmas market, as well as all these delightfully named classes. Moreover, there’ll even be a chance for your furry friends to meet Santa Paws! Their raffle will also be to raise funds for our animals and we are so grateful for their continued support. We’re really looking forward to being there again and to seeing all the lovely dogs and their owners.

If you are using Sat Nav, please set it for Woodgrove Road (BS10 7RE) and then turn LEFT at the top of the road.