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Lambourn Festival & Carnival 2018

Here’s how to get involved:

Carnival Raffle – tickets available at Universal Stores. £200 cash first prize!

Summer Scarecrow Competition – get your free entry form from Universal Stores, return it to Cathy Brown 1 Sheep Fair Way and set up your scarecrow by judging day on Sunday 19 August

Village Fete & Flower Show Sat 10 August – Lambourn Sports Club

Download your Flower, Produce & Craft Show Entry form here.  On the day enjoy ferret racing, classic cars, brass band, fairground rides and lots more!

Car Treasure Hunt – please note this is on Saturday 18 August

Carnival Parade – Sunday 26 August

Download your entry form here

This year the categories will be:

• Large Float: over 25’ (large lorries or flatbeds, articulated transporters etc – open to all groups, both Trade and Clubs or other organisations)
• Small Float: under 25’: (smaller flatbed or vehicle/car with trailer).
• Horse drawn or equestrian
• Adults Fancy Dress (any adult, individually or a group, on foot)
• Children’s Fancy Dress (any child of any age, individually or a group, on foot)
• Family Fancy Dress (any mix of adults and children, on foot)
• Push and Pull (any non-motorised means of getting around the circuit: bikes, wheelbarrows, scooters, prams & buggies – or use your imagination)

Entry is free and this year there are CASH PRIZES as well as the familiar trophies and rosettes. Points are awarded for originality, colour and content, homemade elements, and overall effect. So get your thinking caps on and join in the fun!

Any questions, please contact a Lambourn Carnival organiser: 07788 760729 or 71468

 

 

 

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