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Welcome to the Castle Cary & Ansford Carnival Committee’s web site
latest news

We are now on Facebook  - “like” us and stay in touch!

NEW FOR 2016 – you can sponsor an entry and make our procession bigger and better than ever! Interested? See the Get Involved page.

We are looking for a Procession Organiser and a Chief Marshal for 2017 and Marshals for this year. Interested? See our Get Involved page.


coming events

23 Jul:Coffee Morning (Cary Market House)

21 Aug:Quiz Evening (White Hart, Cary, 7:30pm)

For more info, see the Carnival Diary page

Illuminated Carnival 2016

2016 Children’s Carnival – Saturday 8 October from 3 pm
2016 Illuminated Carnival – Saturday 15 October from 7pm

Download your entry form for the 2016 carnival here!

Cary Carnival is part of the Wessex Grand Prix Circuit, which celebrates its 30th Anniversary this year.

Cream Tea!

Our Cream Tea Afternoon was a Big Success – we raised over £500 for carnival funds!! A "Big Thank You" to everyone who came along, and especially to our stall-holders – many of whom also made donations to carnival funds. And a"Special Thank You" to Ainsley and Peter Creedy who hosted our day so generously at their home.

Carnival Royalty for 2016

We held our Children’s Disco on 2 July and this year’s Carnival Royals were chosen. Thanks to all the Mums and Dads who came along! Our Carnival Queen this year is Emily Pinnions (10), with her Attendants Isla Briody (9) and Kizzie Wells (8). Our Prince and Princess for our Children’s Carnival are Theo Pocock (6) and Kaila Mullett (6).   Photos to follow, later this month!

Illuminated Carnival 2015

Castle Cary & Ansford’s Illuminated Carnival was bigger, better and bolder than ever last Saturday night.  A programme of afternoon events sparked anticipation in the town, which was more than met by the biggest procession the town has seen in years.

Click here see the press release!
Click here to see the Illuminated Carnival Results!

Children's Carnival 2015

The sun shone on a very successful Castle Cary& Ansford’s Children's Carnival on October 10th. 90 children took part in a festival of colour and creativity – with the youngest entrant not waiting to walk before taking part!

Click here see the press release!
Click here to see the Children's Carnival Results!