Join us for a weekend of fun!

Carnival Weekend: 30th April-2nd May 2016

The theme for 2016 is Mystical Creatures!  On Carnival Monday, remember your mystical character costumes – Tinkerbell, Little Mermaid, and Shrek, are all welcome. 


A Mystical Creature – Shrek!

There will be new and exciting acts to entertain you throughout the day, we are once again inviting commercial stalls, as well as the charity stalls, to line the streets/ pathways. Therefore, if you or someone you know has a creative flair and wishes to set up a stall and are willing to pay for a table and make a contribution to our chosen charity, please contact Anthé Evans on 01454 778156.


The 2015-16 Carnival Committee

The committee meets at regularly – why not join us?  Just ask one of the committee for details – we’d welcome more help!!

Winterbourne Down Border Morris dancers at the carnival

Winterbourne Down Border Morris Dancers

The Officers and Committee for this year are:

Chairman: Fred Smith

Vice Chairman: John Turner

Treasurer: Anthê Evans

Assistant Treasurer:  Martin Moulding

Secretary: Charlotte Hall

Publicity: Sue Cessford and Pete Nichols

Licensing Officer: Steve Jenkins

Entertainment Officer: Paul Smith

Volunteers needed for the 2016 Carnival

We are once seeking volunteers to help during the carnival day with setting up/manning stalls/manning the road closure areas and tidying up.  Please contact Fred or Faye on 01454 851059 to add your name to our ‘volunteer list’.  All we ask is an hour of your time to help make this carnival day another great success – you don’t need to join the committee or attend any meetings – just give us a bit of your time on the day.  For further information please contact either the Secretary on 01454 851059 or the Chairman on 01454 772072.

Carnival Queen

Meet our new Carnival Queen – we’ve choosen our 2016 Carnival Queen and her attendants!