Ely Eel Festival and National Eel Throwing Competition – 5th May 2012

Date:  Saturday, 5 May 2012 – 10:30am – 4:00pm Location Cross Green (next to Ely Cathedral) The Gallery Ely United Kingdom See map: Google Maps Taking place in Ely on 5th May 2012, this celebration of all things slithery encompasses everything from eel throwing to eel tastings but it also has a serious side. The day itself, an annual festival, commemorates traditions that all too often ebb away, with folk music, dancing, historical displays, games, craft and food stalls. Cost:  Free event Contact:  Ely Tourist Information Centre Telephone:  01353 662062 Email:  tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website:  www.visitely.org.uk read more

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Ely Eel Festival and National Eel Throwing Competition – 5th May 2012