The 122nd WHITSTABLE CARNIVAL will take place on Saturday 3rd of August 2019. Assemble in Pier Avenue and Northwood Road from 2pm onwards.
At the time of writing the CARNIVAL OFFICE has yet to be arranged. However there will be a member of the Committee wearing a Hi Vis jacket standing on the corner of Pier Avenue and Northwood Road who will be able to direct you where to go.
LATE ENTRIES are accepted on the day up until 4.30pm but it will help if you enter early with the entry form available from our email address: email@example.com
JUDGING starts at 4.15 prompt. All entries must be in position by 4.00pm.
COLLECTING TINS and collecting buckets will be available from members of the Committee or marshalls throughout the afternoon. See the official on the corner of Pier Avenue and Northwood Road for instructions.
THE PROCESSION STARTS AT 5.30pm, passing Tankerton Circus at 5.40, Tower Parade at 5.50, The Duke of Cumberland at 6.10 and the East Kent at 6.30. Of course these times are only approximate. You should be at your vantage point early to get a good view. Please don’t let children run into the road as the procession passes.
PLEASE NOTE: there will be no change vehicles preceding the procession as there have been in previous years. Please do not throw coins as this has been known to damage property and is one of the reasons the Carnival has been less well attended in recent years. If you would like to make a donation, please put your coins into the buckets or collecting tins as they pass. Thank you for your consideration.
THE CARNIVAL COMMITTEE
Belinda Murray – Chair
Chris Stone – Treasurer
Jane Bowell – Secretary