Telford Carnival


11am - 4pm


Free Entry


Date: 15 July 2018

Cost:

Free Entry



Telford’s annual carnival is back!

This year we will be celebrating 50 years of Telford and looking back at some of the things which have made Telford terrific!

Telford Carnival 2018 will be a feast for the senses with a parade of colourful large scale extravagant hand-made structures which will all be walked, pushed, pulled or wheeled on local roads around the town centre. The parade will be brought to life with music, dance, and carnival costumes.

The procession includes many sections made up of volunteers, community groups and organisations from around the borough. Each group is being supported by a team of professional carnival makers, choreographers and a mass-movement director to create the structures, costumes, music and dances which will all bring the procession together.

Inspired by everything from Telford’s past and present, from the famous to our everyday unsung heroes this year’s carnival is bought to you by the people of Telford themselves to celebrate the town’s landmark birthday in a way that won’t be forgotten.

The carnival procession will create a fantastic atmosphere around the park and surrounding areas and people are asked to line to roads around the town centre to view the parade, show their support and take photos.

The procession will finish with a dance and music finale in the town park arena where live music and entertainment will continue on stage throughout the day for people to sit back, enjoy and create celebrations of their own. Why not bring along your own picnic?

There will also be all of the usual carnival activities such as sports activities, a bouncing castle, food and drink stalls and a fun fair.

Come along for another celebratory event to mark Telford's 50th birthday

This event is proudly sponsored by Telford Shopping Centre


Telford Businesses

Calendar Countdown

Upcoming Events in Telford

07 Jul 2018

Friday - camping only

Saturday 9am- 8pm

Sunday 9am - 5pm


Adult weekend - £42

Adult Saturday - £17

Adult Sunday - £15

Child - 5 - 16 years £5 per day

Under 5's - Free

Camping pitch - £20 must be pre-purchased

Book online to get discounted rates

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14 Jul 2018

8:30am - 6pm


Adult (16 - 64) - £15

Child (5 -15) - £5.00

Senior (65+) - £14.00

Family - £35

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15 Jul 2018

11am - 4pm


Free Entry

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15 Jul 2018

11am - 4pm


Free Entry

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21 Jul 2018

10am - 5pm


Adult - £4.50

Family (2 Adults + up to 4 Children) - £13.50

Child - £1.50

Under 5's go free

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21 Jul 2018

Saturday - 10am - 5pm

Sunday - 10am - 6.30pm


A ticketed charity gala open-air concert in aid of the Severn Hospice, Brass Night of the Proms, will take place on Saturday evening, 9th July from 7.30pm. Compered by BBC Radio Shropshire presenter, Eric Smith, it will feature the Ifton Colliery Band and the Band of the Royal Signals; covered seating will be provided, or bring a blanket and enjoy a picnic on the grass. Please visit the website for more information.

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04 Aug 2018

Practice starts at 4pm on Friday 3 August

Racing starts on Saturday 4 August at 12noon and Sunday 6 August at 10.30am


Free

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04 Aug 2018

See above


Please check show links for ticket prices

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04 Aug 2018

Saturday 4 August 2018

7:30pm


£35 - £45

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05 Aug 2018

19.00 - 22.00


Adults £17.50, Child 11.00. Family - 2 Adults, 2 Children £49.22.

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06 Aug 2018

Monday 6 August 2018

7:30pm


£18 - £21

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07 Aug 2018

Tuesday 7 August 2018


£18 - £21

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