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Pre-Carnival events

Tuesday 28 August

4K Fun Run

Our 4k fun run this year will be held on Tuesday 28 August. This is open to anyone aged 9+ at a cost of £6 per person to include a bottle of water, a pasty and a medal.

Registration will be open from 5.30 p.m. in the village hall car park and the race will start at 6.30 p.m. Same route as last year starting on the football field and running through Trewithen Woods, a perfect way to get the kids out on a summer's evening!

Please note that you will be running through Trewithen woods; therefore appropriate footwear must be worn.

If you would like to pre-register please email Charlotte


Thursday 30 August

Carnival Quiz

This year we are mixing up our usual Carnival quiz and having a family friendly quiz instead, to be held at GRAMPOUND VILLAGE HALL on Thursday 30 August. Doors open at 7 p.m. with the quiz starting at 7.30 p.m.
Teams of up to 6 people, £1 entry per person.

We will have our carnival bar set up plus other refreshments and snacks available so we hope to see lots of you there!


Saturday 1 September 2018

Saturday 1 September

Carnival Fete opens at 2 p.m. on the recreation ground with the usual wide selection of stalls and entertainment for all ages:

Main parade starts at 6 p.m. from the car park up Fore Street and back down again. Road is closed for the parade. Entries very welcome for floats, walking entries etc. See details of classes.

You may register your entry in the hall on the day between 3 p.m. and 4.30 p.m. Alternatively, you can register in advance by completing the online form.

Evening entertainment

A jazz duo will be entertaining us in the happy hour, then the main act will be The Strawdogs.

Bar open until 11 p.m.