Mary Poppins

POPPINS POP-UP PICNIC COMPETITION DETAILS

MARY POPPINS FESTIVAL – SUNDAY 3RD JULY 2022

Mary Poppins with umbrella and bag

Proudly Sponsored by House of HOLABOX & SIP Espresso Bar

POP UP PICNIC – QUEENS PARK

Registration: The pop-up picnic competition does not require registration

Pop-up Picnic Judging Location: Queens Park & Mary River Parklands 

Pop-up Picnic Judging: From 10.00am to 12.00pm

Winner/s Announcement: 12.30pm on the stage in the On Your Marks precinct on Richmond Street.

Entry Details: All participants will be required to have their picnic set up ready for judging at the commencement of the Mary Morning Tea – A spoon full of sugar at 10.00am.

The judging will include picnic set ups for morning tea and lunch.

Food for the morning tea or lunch picnic can be purchased at any of the food vendors in the catered courtyard on the day. The menu will not be considered high ranking on the judges score sheets.

COMPETITION JUDGING

To be judged we ask participants display a sign – POPPINS POP-UP PICNIC PARTICIPANT. – you can make your own or print this one out. Signs will also be available at the information marquee on the day.

Judges will walk around the Queens Park – Playground Precinct and interview picnic participants.

Participants will be asked questions about their picnic theme and asked to describe in a story telling fashion – why they chose it.

The judging will be completed by 12.00pm with the winner announced at 12:30pm on the stage in the On Your Marks precinct along Richmond Street before the Costume Competition.

THE RULES & JUDGING CRITERIA

Be creative, colourful, innovative, original and have FUN!

Rules

  • No glass
  • No fires or smoking activities
  • Strictly no pegging into the grass
  • No alcohol
  • The picnic area must not be larger than a 6sqm area
  • No portable barbeques, pizza ovens spit roasts or bain-maries
  • Ice or hot water must not be emptied on the lawn or gardens as it causes damage to these areas.
  • All rubbish must be removed from the site – extra points will be given to set ups with rubbish disposal options

Judging Criteria

  • Storytelling
  • Creativity
  • Originality
  • Effort