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.

                         Programme of Events

  10.00am    

  10.10am:   

  10.20am:   

  10.30am:   

  10.30am:    

  11.00am   

  11.00am: STREET COLLECTIONS: Carnival Collecting Box Centre open at  Curtis O'Boyle Estate Agents in the High Street. These are our main scource of fund raising. Get a box and collect all day or dress in fancy and join the Grand Illuminated Procession.

   11.15am:     

   11.45am:    

                                            
  

12.00pm:   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.

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

  12.45pm:    

    1.15pm:   

    1.45pm:    

    2.00pm:    

    2.30pm:    

    3.00pm:    

    3.45pm:    

    4.15pm:    

    4.45pm:   

    5.15pm:    

    6.00pm:     Carnival Draw 

  CARNIVAL DRAW. Your chance to win £250, and many other prizes. Tickets available at outlets throughout the town and at our Kiosks on the day.

    6.00pm:      

    6.30pm:    

    7.15pm:     Roadshow

    7.30pm:                    GRAND ILLUMINATED PROCESSION

                             Featuring  VARIOUS MAJORETTE TROUPES, AT LEAST NINE 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                     

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

 

  

                                                    

 

 

 



FANCY DRESS DETAILS

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

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