Thursday, May 18  2017

  • Possibility to build up camp for the participants from 2 pm

 

Friday, May 19 2017

  • Private visit from schools to the WWII open air museum and camp

 

Saturday, May 20  2017 from 10 am untill  5 pm 

  • WWII open air museum: military camp with special vehicles and displays
  • Photo exhibition, films and documentary "Heavenly Bread - Operation Manna"
  • "Special" RAF exhibition in unique location
  • Performances of "Jayne Darling" (UK) with music from the 40s
  • Entertainment, food and drink facilities in years 40's style
  • 2 pm: Lecture on "the Lancaster during WWII" by Wim Govaerts (author of Lancaster docu-books)
  • 6 pm: Retro BBQ with afterwards "Stage Door Canteen Party" (performances, music and dance to 1 am)

 

Zondag 21 mei 2017 from 10 am untill 4 pm

  • WWII open air museum special vehicles an displays
  • Entertainment, food and drinkfacilities in years 40's style
  • Performances of "Jayne Darling" (UK) with music from the 40s
  • "Special" RAF exhibition in unique location
  • Photo exhibition, films and documentary "Heavenly Bread - Operation Manna"

Practical information

IEntrance fee:

€ 3/person 

(Free entrance for children under 6 years, visitors into correct 40's civilian clothes or Allied WWII uniforms and veterans by showing their veterans ID)

 

Address:

Larestraat (next to house nr 2) in 2811 Hombeek (Mechelen).

(The Larestraat is a sidestreet of the Hombekerkouter, the street that runs from center Leest to center Hombeek)

On the highway E19 (Antwerp-Brussel) take exit 9 'Mechelen Noord' and follow the signs

 

RETRO BBQ on Saturday May 21  2017 from 6 pm

  • € 22 adult (3 piece of meat, saladbar, sauces & bread)
  • € 12 child portion (1 piece of meat, saladbar, sauces & bread)
  • Beverages and desserts at affordable prices !
  • Included: "Stage Door Canteen" (performance, music and dance during and after the BBQ)
  • Registration required by sending an email to this emailaddress and paying in advance on BE73 7512 0661 2060 mentioning your name and number of paid persons (mention children + adults separately please)
  • Registration closes on Monday, May 15 2017 !

 



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