Carnival:Presteigne Carnival at Llanandras | Presteigneadd to shortlist

Carnival, Sat 9 Jul 2022, free entry

Powys,
LD8 2AD

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Presteigne Carnival is a lively annual family & friends event held in the town on the second Saturday in July. It brings together both townsfolk and visitors from neighbouring communities and tourists to enjoy a traditional Carnival with modern twists.

The Carnival begins with the carnival parade of floats, fancy dressed walkers & decorated bicycles from John Beddoes School, along the High Street to the beautiful Went’s Meadow, at the top end of the town, where the afternoon & evening festivities begin.

The afternoon is packed with entertainment and activities including a Tug of War Competition & Sheep Shearing display. In the Community Barn; flowers, cookery and children's classes competitions are displayed. On the Carnival Field; Country Fair style stalls and games, inflatables, soft play area, go karts and family races for the younger visitors. There is a choice of delicious foods selling a variety of dishes, many locally sourced and the Carnival Café serving tea & cakes. There is also a Fun Dog Show and a Dog Scurry for our four legged friends.

The Carnival festivities goes on into the evening, with the Community Barn turning into the venue for the evening bands, with live music until 11:00pm. A fun day for all.

Cash PointDisabled toiletsGift shopOn-site cateringPicnic sitePostboxPublic toilets

Children welcome

Pay & Display Car Parks: Hereford Street LD8 2AT - long stay - motorcars only; High Street LD8 2DP - long stay - motorcars only; Free Car Park Joe Deakins Road LD8 2UG.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 9 Jul 2022 12:45 to 23:00

Prices

Free entry

Contact

Enquiries

Address

Powys,
LD8 2AD

Location and nearby places

Directions

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Map reference: SO 314644  Lat: 52.27362 Long: -3.00625

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Turn off the A44 Leominster road at Walton onto the B4362; then B4355.

Accessible by Public Transport: 7 miles from Knighton station

Facilities

  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Pay & Display Car Parks: Hereford Street LD8 2AT - long stay - motorcars only; High Street LD8 2DP - long stay - motorcars only; Free Car Park Joe Deakins Road LD8 2UG.

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