Burtle Harvest Home 2021

Date Title Venue Organiser

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak the 2020 Burtle Harbest Home has been postponed until August 7th 2021.

Burtle Village Harvest Home is held every 4 years since its resurrection in 2000.  The last Harvest Home was 2016 and, like the Olympics, is scheduled to be held again in the Summer of 2021.  Plans are already well in hand and 2021 looks set to be the biggest and best ever.

Make a note in your diaries now for this major village celebration, 7th August 2021.


Tickets will go on sale at Cafe Burtle in April 2021, tickets for non-residents will be available from May onwards.  Prices to be confirmed in spring 2021.

Please note that any tickets sold for the 2020 event will be honoured at the 2021 event, even if prices have to be increased.

Preference will be given to village residents and supporters of recent Harvest Home events with tickets available at Cafe Burtle in April 2021.  Tickets will be offered to anybody else from May onwards although you may put your name down on a list before then.  As in previous years persons under 18 are not allowed into the marquee during the lunch event other than servers.

Evening - Prices to be confirmed.


There will be NO CRECHE provided, parents must make their own arrangements to supervise their children during the lunch.  Use of the hall may be permitted in the event of inclement weather but this will be UNSUPERVISED.  Parents MUST make their own arrangements to supervisor their children.

Live entertainment in the evening

We are delighted to announce that the evening entertainment will commence with a performance from the local Rock Choir.  This national organisation now have choirs all over the country with several in the local Somerset area.

This year's main live entertainment will be provided by Six Machine.  This local band is very popular in the area with a strong following.  Having seen them in action we know you will love them.

Disco - Bar - Pork Baps/Chips

The event will be held at the field adjoining the Burtle Village Hall.  Please note that inside the marquee and hall will be strictly non-smoking.  Car parking is available in the field the other side of the hall.

There is a lot of work to be done both before the event and on the day, if you can help at all please contact a member of the committee.  We are also looking for sponsors to help defray the cost, please visit the Sponsorship page for more details or contact Steve Allen.

Harvest Home 2021 Committee

  • Chairman Steve Allen T: 01278 723492 E: sga@databydesign.co.uk
  • Treasurer - Charlotte Shakespeare
  • Secretary - Jenny Jones
  • Catering - Heather Lee
  • Field preparation - James Cox
  • Sponsorship - Sue Ball
  • Committee Member - Rita Sainsbury
  • Committee Member - Chris Mockridge
  Saturday 7th August 2021

Provisional Plan


  • 11.15am Assemble for Parade in The Duck Car Park, Station Road
  • 11.30am Parade including Vintage Tractors and classic vehicles
  • 11.45am Arrive at Marquee
  • 11.45am Prize giving - Scarecrows and Fancy Dress
  • 12.00md Harvest Service with Burtle Silver Band
  • 12.00md Hall open for children and supervisors until 3.30pm
  • 12.15pm Marquee opened
  • 12.20pm Enter Marquee
  • 12.45pm Grace and Taste the Beer - Lunch served
  • 2.00pm Speeches
  • 2.45pm Prize Giving - Hoops and baskets, Meat & Cheese Auction, Raffle Draw
  • 3.15pm Outside entertainment - various stalls, rides and classic vehicle display
  • 3.30pm - Display by Hannah's Hoofers - Children's dance troupe
  • 4.15pm - Display by Hannah's Hoofers - Children's dance troupe
  • 3.30 - 4.30pm - Teas and Coffees served in Hall
  • 5.30pm - Marquee closed


  • 7.00pm Marquee reopens
  • 7.30pm - 8.15pm - Rock Choir
  • 8.15 pm Pork Baps/Cheesy Chips on sale
  • 8.30pm - 9.00pm - DISCO
  • 9.00 - 10.00 and 1100 - 12.00 am Six Machine
  • 1.00 am CLOSE
  Evening Entertainment  

Live Entertainment

Six Machine

We're Six Machine, a wedding & function band from Somerset offering a high-energy live pop, rock & disco musical experience with a twist. ​ We deliver an up-tempo show for you to sing and dance to; guaranteed to make your event an unforgettable experience!

"Just brilliant. So friendly, talented and really make you feel special. Brilliant set of music. Professional. Excellent musicians and amazing singers. Brilliant value for money. An absolute must see!"

Telephone: 07568596162 Email: info@sixmachine.co.uk Web: www.sixmachine.co.uk

Rock Choir

The evening entertainment will commence with a performance from the local Rock Choir.  Rock Choir is the pioneering contemporary choir of the UK and remains unique with over 30,000, members enjoying it across the UK.

Rock Choir is much more than a choir - it's a multi layered singing experience. The power of music, meeting new friends and performing at life changing events, together contribute to an emotional and powerful journey for our members. We have been perfecting Rock Choir for 10 years now and have achieved an award-winning standard of excellence in both the educational and emotional aspects of what we try to do.

Telephone: 01252 714276 Email: events@rockchoir.com Web: www.rockchoir.com


  font color= Our thanks to our 2020 Harvest Home sponsors... ...Data by Design, Mike Richards, Nathan Ponsillo, Glastonbury Spring Water, Media Edge, J C Porter Plant Hire, South West Marquees, Mercedes-Benz of Taunton, UK Roads Limited, Wessex Water, Ginny Rideout, Tesco, Monkton Elm, Shapwick School, Vintage Wheels, Western Fuels, Gwillams, The Duck, Burtle Silver Band...     ...  

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