World Championship Egg & Spoon Race

Saturday, 15 April 2017

Grab your spoons, the world’s first ever ‘World Championship Egg & Spoon Race’ is coming to Abingdon on the 15th April! Taking place in the lovely setting of Abbey Gardens this event is set to be egg-cellent day! Inspired by Paul Gustafson, the award winning local author of the children’s ‘Eggbert’s Adventure’ Books, a day has been created for the whole family to enjoy. Paul Gustafson himself will be making an appearance at the event where he will be sharing his acknowledged books with an enchanting reading.

Beyond the egg-citing ‘World Championship Egg & Spoon Race’ there is plenty to enjoy, from inflatables, creative activities, of course engaging readings from Paul himself and much much more! Gather all your family and friends to join in the fun with this action packed day, perfect for all ages!

Don’t forget your spoons for your chance of becoming the Egg & Spoon race champion - Join us in bringing back the good old tradition of the fun egg & spoon race, go on, have a go!

The lovely town of Abingdon is also a short wander away where you can soak up the history, grab a coffee and enjoy some retail therapy…


Abbey Cl, Abingdon OX14 3JE