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3 July... Yesterday's Procession and Fete...

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Crowthorne Carnival Association

27 June... Notice of Road Closures

On 2 July the following roads will be affected by temporary road closures between 12.00 and 13.30 to allow passing of the Carnival parade. The parade will proceed covering 3 stages, these stages will be closed sequentially. The stages are:

Stage 1, Wellington College to New Wokingham Road junction, road closure from 12.00 to 12.45.

Stage 2, New Wokingham Road junction to the Prince pub, road closure from 12.30 to 13.15.

Stage 3, Prince pub to Lower Broadmoor Road, road closure from 12.30 to 13.30. Please note, this will include the roundabout junction to Waterloo Road/Church Street for a short time.

Timings are approximate, however as soon as the Parade has passed a junction that junction will re-open.

We apologise for any inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

Crowthorne Carnival Association

2022 Programme (Low Res).pdf

21 June... The Carnival Programme is being distributed to all households across Crowthorne

Our thanks to all those who have volunteered to walk the streets and hand deliver 7,000 programmes.

9 June... McCARTHY STONE agree to sponsor the front garden/scarecrow competition

26 May... Carnival programme cover competition winners announced

The Carnival Committee had the wonderful task of selecting 3 entries from a huge pile of submissions. Our thanks to the schools that promoted this opportunity to their pupils and to the pupils for showing such imagination and artistry in their entries. We could only choose 3, with the eventual winner going forward as the cover to the programme which is now with the printers. The winners are: Noah Crawford-Ray, Jamie Cheng (overall winner) and Rufus Davis.

All entries will be displayed around the village during Carnival week.

26 May... Carnival Royalty winners announced

Our thanks to the team at Fiona Povey for running the competition. They were very excited announce the winners:

Winner - William Buckland age 10 (Crowthorne C of E)

Runner up (right) - Sofia Gilbert 9 (Wildmoor Heath)

Runner up (left) - Beau Ferguson 10 (Wildmoor Heath)

8 May... Treasure Hunt and Schools Music Festival announced for 10 and 12 July respectively

These events are back by popular demand. For details see the Events and Competitions page.

18 April... Flower and Vegetable competitions announced for 9 July

Not to be confused with the Flower Festival, here is a chance to enter your flower arrangement or produce into a one-off competition to be held on 9 July. Please see details of how to enter on the church website at crowthornemethodistchurch.org.uk

31 March... Darts and Snooker competitions announced for 6 and 7 July

It is great to be able to confirm that the Royal British Legion will be supporting Carnival week by hosting a dart and a snooker competition. Anyone can enter, you don’t have to be a member. So why not find a partner for the snooker competition on 6 July or form a small team and see how you do at darts on 7 July? Even if you don’t win you are sure to have a great night out.

Application forms can be picked up at the Legion Hall in Crowthorne or found on the Carnival website by clicking here.

16 March... update from the Fete Team

Hurrah the Crowthorne Carnival is back again to entertain the community after a four-year break.

All you need to do is come along and have fun or why not join in the parade or host a stall on the Morgan Recreational Ground. Entry forms can be found here.

So far on the Morgan Rec…

  • The fabulous BMX Team from Mobile Bike Events will be stunning us with dare devil jumps and tricks. Guaranteed Backflips! Chat to the team after the display and get your free signed posters, meet and greet / photos with the riders. https://mobilebikeevents.co.uk/bmx-shows/

  • For the little ones we have Crazy Cat’s joining us for an afternoon of Punch & Judy, Magic and Balloon Modelling.

  • Dust off your vocals and sing along with our band ‘Abi and The Allstars’ to your favourite tunes from across the Carnival theme of ‘The Platinum Years’.

  • Fun Fair rides and stalls for all the family from Whittles.

  • Join in the challenge to get as many people as possible for gym activities on the field hosted by energie fitness Sandhurst.

  • A whole range of super food stalls/vans, craft stalls and fun activities to take part in…

  • Beer tent.

  • Plus lots more local talent showcasing too.

Watch out for more coming soon…