Carnival

Carnival

If you have never been to Somerset in November then you are missing our on one of Europe's largest illuminated carnivals.

With entries 100ft long, 11ft wide and 13'6'' high, some charts have in excess of 25,000 light bulbs. Outstanding costumes, ingenius mechanical movements, dance and sound. Not to be compared with Notting Hill, London or St Pauls, Bristol.

 

  • Bridgwater Carnival - 1st saturday in November
  • Burnham on Sea Carnival - Monday after Bridgwater
  • Weston Super Mare - Friday after Burnahm
  • North Petherton Carnival - 2nd Saturday in November
  • Shepton Mallet Carnival - wednesday before Wells
  • Wells Carnival - night before Glastonbury
  • Glastonbury Carnival - 3rd Saturday in November

If you are local and wish to get involved by helping steward at any of these carnivals please get in touch.  Carnivals rely on volunteers to help make the event run smoothly.