EastEnders star Letitia Dean, who plays Sharon Mitchell, will open Kempston’s annual Fun Day.
There will be arena events including Viking re-enactment, morris dancers, a dog display, line dancing and Bedford Pipe Band will be performing.
Children’s rides and inflatables will be on offer along with charity, trade and display stalls from midday to 5pm at Addison Howard Park on Saturday, August 29.
The event is organised by the Bedford Lions Club and Kempston Rotary Club.
Entry is free but there is a £1 charge for parking.
Profits will go to help local needy people and organisations including St John’s Homes Trust.