Wootton Bassett Carnival May 20th 2017

0 Comment by / March 2, 2017 / Posted in General

Wootton Bassett Carnival May 20th 2017   Join us in the high street from 10.30 at Borough Fields Parade starts at Marlowe Way and ends at the Scarotts Fun Fair

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Carnival Day!

0 Comment by / May 21, 2016 / Posted in General

Final preparations are now underway for the procession. Don’t forget, the procession will move off from Marlowe Way at around 4.30pm and slowly make its way to the High Street at around 6pm. The procession is made up of the following groups, organisations & individuals:   Change Float Police Car Motorbikes Fire Engine Carnival Queen [...]

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Boroughfields & High Street Entertainment

0 Comment by / May 19, 2016 / Posted in General

The fun kicks-off on Saturday morning by the Town Hall with a display of classic cars and vintage vehicles. There will be a hog roast selling delicious roast pork rolls and an approved ice cream vendor outside the Post Office. Entertainment in Boroughfields commences at 10.30 with the drumming group Bang to Rites. The St. [...]

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2016 Carnival

0 Comment by / May 16, 2016 / Posted in General

The Royal Wootton Bassett 2016 Carnival is on Saturday 21 May. We’ll be posting a full running order of the day’s entertainments very soon and listing all our kind sponsors. In the meantime, please head over to our Facebook page for the latest news & updates.

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Royal Wootton Bassett Carnival – Saturday 16 May 2015

0 Comment by / May 15, 2015 / Posted in General

It’s Carnival day in Royal Wootton Bassett on 16th May and once again, the committee have organised a full day of fun and entertainment for all the family. Entertainment and displays from 10am in Borough Fields Classic car display around the Town Hall Carnival procession leaves Marlowe Way at 4.30pm Procession will reach the High [...]

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2014 Timetable

0 Comment by / May 17, 2014 / Posted in General

Toot toot! At last… It’s Carnival day! The fun starts from midday in Borough Fields. Many thanks to Sainsburys’ for allowing us to use the area. Here’s our timetable of events: 12:00 Swing Dancing Demonstration 13:00 DJ Andy 13:20 H5 Adventure Bushcraft Demo 13:50 DJ Andy 14:00 Dorcan Steelers Steel Band 14:30 H5 Adventure Bushcraft [...]

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Local businesses give Bassett’s carnival its buzz

0 Comment by / May 13, 2014 / Posted in General

With our Carnival just a few days away, it’s important to remember that it’s all happening thanks to the support of local businesses. First organised in 1972, the Royal Wootton Bassett Carnival traditionally draws large crowds to watch the entertainment. Highlight of the day is the Carnival procession, with colourful floats and marching bands, which [...]

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2013 Carnival Timetable

0 Comment by / May 17, 2013 / Posted in General

So, Carnival day is nearly upon us… Hurrah! Here’s a brief run-down of the day’s events: Entertainment on the High Street by the Town Hall 12:00pm – Carnival drumming project. 4 – 7 year-olds from schools around the town will be showing-off their drumming skills following their lessons funded by Wiltshire Council Area Board. 1:00pm [...]

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Carnival royalty to travel in style

0 Comment by / May 16, 2013 / Posted in General

This year’s Royal Wootton Bassett Carnival royalty will be traveling in real style, thanks to Function Cars of Purton. They will be transported in this beautiful Imperial Landaulet wedding car, which is finished in white with black running boards and roof and has immaculate cream upholstery.  This car will seat up to 6 passengers and [...]

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Local MP to get a right royal soaking for carnival

0 Comment by / May 2, 2013 / Posted in General

North Wiltshire MP, James Gray will be participating in the Carnival’s ‘Soak a Yokel’ event on Saturday 11th May, outside the Town Hall on Wootton Bassett High Street. For a minimum donation of £2, members of the public will have 3 chances of hitting a special target. If hit, James will get a soaking. The [...]

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