Last year we had the usual combinations of floats, walkers and bands in the procession this year. One of our larger processions with 22 confirmed floats and at least 5 set of walkers who were all accompanied by 5 bands. We hope you enjoyed the procession along the Carnival Route (shown below) and followed the procession down to Carnival Field for a fun-filled afternoon……NOW ITS TIME TO DO IT ALL AGAIN FOR OUR 30TH ANNIVERSARY!

Procession Entry

Entry closes Monday 3rd July!

Click here to apply online to be in the procession!

Entrants should note the Rules of Entry, available here.

Carnival Route

Astwood Bank Carnival procession starts from Church Rd at around 12.30pm.

Pre-Assembly Route

The Pre-assembly Route  shown on map in blue is the way all floats, tractors, steam etc will arrive to join the start of the procession.
Pre-assembly will commence at 12 noon, leaving Carnival Field and arriving at Church Road in time for the start of the full procession at 12:30 pm. The bands will join at the middle school.

Main Carnival Route

With all participants having joined at Church Road, the procession will start and follow the route, shown in blue on the map below, and make it’s way to Carnival Field.
To view the route in a larger map, please follow the link here
The route is as follows:
  1. Head southwest on Church Rd toward Popes Ln
  2. Turn left onto Castle St
  3. Turn left onto Feckenham Rd
  4. Take the 2nd right onto High St
  5. Turn left onto Hoopers Ln
  6. Slight left onto Chestnut Rd
  7. Turn left onto Ave Rd
  8. Turn right onto Evesham Rd/A441
  9. Turn right onto Edgioake Ln/B4092
  10. Turn right in SE Davis & Son Ltd