Are you ready for Fleetwood Carnival 2019 – it’s the BIG fun event for all the community! Come on and join Fleetwood Carnival for a fun packed day. Decorate your bikes, prams and wheelchairs and enter in the Fancy Dress. (Above photo thanks to Jane Hards)
Saturday 15 June 2019
Here’s what happens at the Carnival in a fantastic full day of community fun:
- Crowning of Fleetwood Carnival Queen in Marine Gardens.
- Judging inside the Marine Hall for Fancy Dress entries
- Judging on the promenade for Floats
- The BIG Fleetwood Carnival Parade around the streets of Fleetwood
- Fun Day in Marine Gardens
If you’d like to enter a Float or the Fancy Dress competitions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Fleetwood Carnival is a day for the community
Fleetwood Carnival takes place on Saturday 15 June 2019, go along and enjoy the parade and fun day in the Marine Gardens.
- Crowning of Fleetwood Carnival Queen 2019 takes place at 11am.
- Judging of Floats takes place on the Esplanade at 12noon
- Fancy Dress judging takes place in the Marine Hall, also at 12 noon.
- BIG Fleetwood Carnival Parade around the streets of Fleetwood commences at 1pm prompt.
- When the parade returns to the Marine Gardens at approximately 2pm, enjoy a fun, family afternoon.
Come and join in the Fancy Dress! Mums and dads dress up your kiddies bikes and prams or dress up in any fancy dress costume. Wheelchairs are also welcome to join us, the more the merrier. Come and Join the Big Parade.
Please pick up one of our official collecting tins from the Marine Hall, organisations cannot collect for their own funds.
In the lovely gardens you can enjoy
- donkey rides and free Punch & Judy shows, look at the Wild Wings Birds of Prey and interact with rescue parrots.
- the FunFair, Carnival games, target football and fun with the Balloon Guy.
- Youth organisations displays, various stalls including Sand Art, Headbands R Us and Enchanted Gifts and some food outlets.
Hopefully the sun will shine and everyone will enjoy celebrating Fleetwood and the tradition of Fleetwood Carnival with the lovely children of the town.
If you’d like a stall (not food) or you would like your organisation/group to entertain in the Marine Gardens, please contact email@example.com
Fleetwood Carnival needs YOU!!
It’s said every year, and this year is no exception. If you want to see Fleetwood Carnival continue, more committee members are needed.
Are you prepared to help and make it happen? Please contact Ann Hanvey – firstname.lastname@example.org
NEW COMMITTEE MEMBERS NEEDED
Fleetwood Carnival is in need of more new Committee Members.
We have a really good new dedicated Retinue Team in place, but we also need new members to help with organising lots of the aspects of staging Fleetwood Carnival.
We need help to assist Nicola, our Fun Day Secretary, to oversee the Fun Day in the Marine Gardens. We also need help in dealing with Road Closures, booking bands, getting all Schools and Youth Organisations interested in entering Floats and the Fancy Dress sections.
As well as the new Retinue Team, we also have other long standing members who work hard staging the Carnival each year, but we need more help to ease the load a little so to speak.
Fleetwood Carnival depends on you
If we do not get more help future Carnivals may well be cancelled, so come on Fleetwood Folk help us out. We keep saying this, but new members also bring new ideas which we need, and more hands make less hard work for all concerned.
If you want Fleetwood’s Annual Traditional Carnival to carry on, please come forward and help. Come along and find out more in January – we only meet once a month, perhaps a little more nearer to the time.
Ann Hanvey, Chair of Fleetwood Carnival Committee says “I am confident that Fleetwood community will pull together as always and help out.” Don’t let her down folks!
Please contact Ann Hanvey – email@example.com tel 01253 850080
Everyone loves a community event, but they can only happen if members of the community are able to help to organise them. Fleetwood Carnival, and other great summer days out like it, are completely organised by volunteers – there are no paid staff to help.
Find out More
Contact Chairman Ann Hanvey
Tel: 01253 850080
Fleetwood Carnival Photos
Find out More
Have a look at the Visit Fleetwood website homepage for more of the latest updates.
If you love the Fylde Coast you ought to sign up for our weekly email newsletter. It’s packed full of interesting things and will arrive in your inbox all 52 weeks of the year.
Join us on Facebook at our Visit Fylde Coast Facebook Group
Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter @visitFyldeCoast