How incredibly spiffy!
2018’s inaugural Right Royal Knees Up is a celebration of our Queen’s Birthday and a nod to all things British. So pack your tweeds or your tiara and come stay in Greytown for the long weekend to party up, royally.
The entertainment lasts all three days with prizes, raffles, live music, special menus, drinks and promotions happening at your favourite Greytown establishments. Plus, bring your pooch and get a very special royal pet portrait - you may also win Greytown’s Right Royal Pooch!
Here are just some of our Right Royal offers available over the weekend:
It’s a full-on English invasion at The White Swan with everything from Tap Beer to Gin and Tonic along with a full English Pub style menu.
Have a butcher’s at Hall NZ, and get 10% off all sale items!
Blackwell and Sons will be celebrating with the Great British Bike and Bag Weekend - buy a Pashley and get a special his or hers top-end bag, free.
Encore Designer Recycle offers Right Reasonable Rates; mention Her Royal Highness’ name in their establishment and receive 10% off everything in store.
Stay at Greyfriars Motel over Queen’s Birthday and receive a free jug of Pimms, an English ale and a Ploughman’s platter when you check in.
They’ve gone barmy! 25% off everything in store at Chambers on Main!
Get gobsmacked at Grand Illusions, and get 25% off selected products.
Famished? You won’t be for long with Salute’s Tapas & Tiaras menu including a Royal Roast Dinner, Lizzie’s Mixed Grill and the Queen of Pudding!
They’re off their trolley at Shalari Boutique with a Lingerie Royal Knicker Special.
Alluminus Beauty Therapy have a very special Queen’s Power Facial plus make-up application.
Toast Her Majesty with a complimentary bottle of wine when you stay at Wyett House.
Keep calm and carry on relaxing during your stay in a beautiful Briarwood studio.
Cop an eyeful of amazing local history at Cobblestones Museum.
It’s cross-Channel amour at French Baker, where they’ll be serving the very best royal cakes and croissants.
Jayah with Soul offers 20% off all new stock
Greytown Pharmacy - spend $50 or more on Innoxa products and receive a free collectable Innoxa scarf. No porkies!
Cuckoo are ready to Par-Tea and are offering a free single pot of English Breakfast tea with any dessert.
Enter the Fox and Hare Hunt at Wild Grey Fox. Buy something in store during Queen’s Birthday and go into the draw to win a set of embroidered Fox and Hare linen napkins.
JET is bringing the famed Portobello Market to Greytown Village! Receive a bonus gift for every customer sharing a first name with a royal family member.
Merino Kids in true British spirit will be offering generously decent discounts in store all weekend.
Taylor Road has 20% off selected Queen’s Award-winning Robert Welch knife blocks, knives and candlestick holders and enjoy a cup of T Leaf tea while browsing!
Food Forest Organics will indulge like only the Royals know how! Purchase any tea or coffee on the 2nd & 3rd June, and receive a complimentary piece of Queen Elizabeth cake or Victoria sponge.
Purchase any garment from Nicola Screen and receive a 10% discount plus the opportunity to win a Nicola Screen silk velvet scarf.
It’s a right royal steal at Nirvana, with 10% off all furniture.
Wrap your chops around a free bag of local walnuts at Emporos, with every German walnut cracker purchased.
Are they barking? 15% off all knitware and scarves at Tapestry.
Receive a Royal 40% off everything in store at Designer Clothing Gallery. If your name is Elizabeth or Victoria you get a Right Royal 50% off.
Right Royal Knees-Up celebrations
Tug of War
Sunday 3rd June from 11am
Stella Bull Park, Greytown
Open to all ages and sporting teams
Greytown Community Sport & Leisure will pit friend against friend, sporting code against sporting code in a good old-fashioned Tug of War event for all ages. There will be a sausage sizzle, raffles plus lots of fun for the whole family.
Come along on the day to take part!
Like to enter your team? Contact Greytown Community Sport & Leisure: firstname.lastname@example.org
Triumphant to Tacky
Greytown Town Hall
Come and see a colourful celebration of all things Royal, whether it be fine bone china, rare items that have been handed down within your family or quirky retail merchandise (some may call this tacky...) all celebrating her Majesty!
Doggytreats Right Royal Dog Portraits
Outside Designer Clothing Gallery
Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd from 10am – 2pm
Bring your pooch and get a very special royal pet portrait on a beautiful throne by local photographer Belinda Pratt. Doggytreats will have their products available to purchase.
Gold coin donation.
Dog owners will have the option to buy the photograph file for $25
All dogs must be on a lead.
All photos will then be entered in the Facebook competition to win Greytown’s Right Royal Pooch, with amazing prizes up for grabs:
1st place will win a Doggytreats luxury hamper to the value of $254
2nd place is awarded a Dogs 101 two-day free doggie day care package
3rd place is for a two-day weekend package for a dog stay at Brynmore Lodge in Masterton.
In keeping with Royal tradition, members of the Wairarapa Fern and Thistle Pipe Band will be performing near stores along the Main St during the weekend.