South Molton Carnival

South Molton Carnival, again on 28th September 2019. This year’s theme is Super Heroes. Feel free to interpret as widely as you wish.

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The 2019 carnival will take place on 28 September.  Family fun for everyone! 

Entry is FREE.  Donations or sponsorship welcomed. Entry conditions and forms can be obtained in South Molton, at Webbers Estate Agents. and the Rotary Charity Shop. 

The closing date for entries is 28th September, but the sooner we get your completed entry forms, the better.  If you need to book a lorry, that must be done separately with M Way, and he needs as much notice as possible to organise drivers.  

Schedule of classes:


1. Walk with animals

2. Fancy dress group

3. Decorated wheelbarrow, bicycle, mobility scooter or wheelchair.


Floats/ Vehicles:

4. Tableau, mainly children

5. Tableau, mainly adults

6. Decorated trade

7. Classic/Vintage with 2, 3 or 4 wheels

Timings on the day:

3.30pm registration opens at Southey Road. All entries MUST register at the gazebo in the lorry park.

4.00pm latest registration for all entries wishing to be judged.

5.00pm judging

5.40pm presentations

6.00pm parade sets off

7.00pm parade finishes in  Southley Road

Procession Route:

New Road, East Street, Broad Street (The Square), South Street, Mill Street, New Road, East Street, Broad Street, South Street and into Southley Road to disperse.

A certificate, rosettes and trophy will be awarded to the winner of each of the above classes.  

Certificates and rosettes will be awarded to second and third places in each class.

In addition a certificate and trophy will be awarded to the Best Musical Entry and the Most Amusing Entry.  

Full details can be found in the entry Conditions and Entry From and all legal requirements and safety guidelines must be complied with. 

Any questions, please contact John Price on 01769 574 109 or

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