Beccles Carnival 2013

Beccles Carnival 2013
Various Venues
Beccles
Suffolk


Starts: Sat 17th to Sun 18th August 2013
Tickets: This is a FREE event

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Beccles Carnival is a great family friendly weekend held annually in the small town of Beccles in Suffolk. The weekend comprises of a family fun day on Saturday, with the carnival parade taking place on Sunday. The weekend will feature lots of fun events and activities for all ages.

The events are FREE – so please support them with a donation!

This festival offers...


Saturday 17 August  is a real FUN DAY out. The entertainment will start at 1pm, With entertainment by KYSLR - look out for their fun games and giveaways, Dress up your teddy Bears for their Teddy Bear competition with prizes for Best Dressed. See the amazing new craze of Zumba in their great display, Along with their Children’s Fancy dress completion, Beccles Baby competition, Variety of food, craft, books and other Stalls, stocks fun Fair and your favourite - Andy the Clown. There is something for the whole family to enjoy; admission is free but to enable them to continue putting on this event - donations much appreciated!

Sunday 18 August is the next Beccles Carnival Procession. The Beccles Carnival procession dates back to the pre 1900's and is free to enter. If you are a club, business, youth group or club, public house, have a vintage car or special interest vehicle, pedestrian, family group or just a group of individuals than enter now! Let your imagination run wild, no theme, the brighter and bigger the better!


The procession offers an excellent opportunity to bring the whole community together and have fun. Also you can promote your group, club or business in the process! Get your entry form in now!

 

Lineup has not yet been confirmed.

From the South.

If you are coming from the A12 turn left on to the A145 just after the village of Blythburgh. This leads straight into Beccles after about 10 miles.

From Lowestoft.
From Lowestoft it is about 10 miles along the A146.

From the North.

Coming along the A143 Yarmouth Rd, take the first exit at the roundabout at Gillingham, then go along the A146 until the next roundabout, then take the third exit in to Beccles.

From Norwich.
Follow the A146 until the roundabout at Gillingham, then take the second exit and proceed to the next roundabout taking the third exit. It’s about 18 miles from Norwich.

From Norwich.

Follow the A146 until the roundabout at Gillingham, then take the second exit and proceed to the next roundabout taking the third exit. It’s about 18 miles from Norwich.

From Diss.

Follow the A143 north until the Stockton roundabout where it meets the A146 take the second exit, at the next roundabout take the second exit along the A146. At the next roundabout take the third exit in to Beccles.

 

A wide range of food and drink will be available