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 This page will be updated for 2017 when times and events become available.

CARNIVAL DAY EVENTS 

 ROAD CLOSURES: 9.00am to 10.00pm; THE HIGH STREET FROM THE JUNCTION WITH CHAPEL ROAD TO THE JUNCTION WTH RIVERSIDE ROAD.

  5.00pm TO 10.00pm; HIGH STREET, STATION ROAD, DEVONSHIRE ROAD, ARCADIA ROAD, DUNKIRK ROAD,ORCHARD ROAD,SILVER ROAD and RIVERSIDE ROAD.

  Every effort will be made to keep these road closures to the shortest time possible.

 

 9.30am:  CROWNING OF THE CARNIVAL COURT

                                           
 
FOLLOWED BY DISPLAYs by:

                                      

12.00 Approx:   999 COMPETITION.   Light hearted water based games between the Essex Police marine unit, The R.N.L.I., The Essex Fire and Rescue Service and the Essex Ambulance Service.

                                     NOT TO BE MISSED.

 

       This years Bowls Tournament will take place at

                                                      

            SHOP WINDOW DISPLAY. SHOPS THROUGHOUT THE TOWN DRESS THEIR WINDOWS FOR THE OCCASSION AND ARE JUDGED AT 12.00                                                                                                                        

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     There are also STALLS AND SIDESHOWS throughout the length of the High Street and  on the Quay.

 

   and, of course:

                    PUNCH & JUDY

 

In the afternoon there will be:

 

         2.00pm.       

            Followed by:

        Approx. 2.15pm: CHILDRENS FANCY DRESS. (Details below)

                              

                               

                                                  

             Then on stage:

                                       Saint FM. Talent show winner:

                                     

                                    

                                     
    6.15pm:    CARNIVAL GRAND DRAW.

          1st PRIZE: £250.

          2nd PRIZE: PHOTO SESSION with KEITH WILLIAMS PHOTOGRAPHY


           
           7.30pm:       GRAND ILLUMINATED PROCESSION

                             Featuring The EPPING FOREST PIPE BAND, VARIOUS MAJORETTE TROUPES, AT LEAST TWELVE VISITING COURTS,NUMEROUS FLOATS, FANCY DRESS and of course

                                       "RAMPAGE"

                                     

 
The route will be commencing from the High Street-Station Road into Devonshire Road-Arcadia Road- Dunkirk Road, Orchard Road, Riverside Road then onto the High Street for dispersal. Do not expect Station Road to be cleared before 2200.

 

 


Street Collections: Carnival Collecting Box Centre open from 11.am at Curtis O’Boyle Estate Agents in the High Street. These collecting boxes are our main source of fund raising

FANCY DRESS DETAILS

 2.15 p.m.(approx) Children's Fancy Dress in the main arena, by the Clock Tower - just turn up!

Cash prizes for best in class: 

Under 8 years / 8 - 12 years / over 12 years / Groups Plus a  New category for this year - Decorated movable feature, with wheels.

 

Carnival Draw takes place on Carnival Stage 6.15pm the chance to Win £250 and many other prizes. Tickets available at outlets throughout the town and at our kiosks on the day

 

 And of course STEVENS FUNFAIR on Millfields from 2.00 and throughout the afternoon and evening.

 

ALL THIS AND MUCH MORE.

Burnham Carnival 1909-2014