Poole’s annual New Year’s Day Bath Tub Race is a popular event to welcome in the new year.
Pop along to the quayside to cheer on the crazy crews as they take to their specially constructed bathtub vessels for this annual feel good race.
The race starts at 11.00 from the pontoons just east of Poole Bridge and finishes by the Fish Shambles steps just west of Poole Quay Boat Haven.
Teams & vessels should arrive, at the launch point in Ferry Road by road between 1000-1045 for registration and safety checks. To register to take part in the event please click here.
Afterwards why not pop along to The Blue Boar for some great entertainment. You will also be helping raise money for Forset Holme Hospice charity!
Help raise money by:
Buying some Cake!
Dancing like no one is looking!
Buying raffle tickets (the raffle will be drawn the next day so leave your name & number!)
Trying to float the old 20p on a lemon for a free pint or soft drink if your under 18!!
DJ Wendy Allen playing 12pm-6pm in the main bar followed by Rich Baxter playing 6pm-8pm
Free Chilli for all who raced they only ask for a donation in the charity pot!