"Get involved and have some fun! Frome Carnival accepts entrants of all types and sizes, from walking entrants, to small vehicles right up to large floats…"
"You are all welcome!"
Please assemble at the Victoria Park, please note cars are not allowd in the park. Please muster no later than 13:30. Judging starts at 14:00 and Procession starts at 14:30.
Procession Route: Weymouth Road, Somerset Road, Butts Hill, Wesley Slope, Christchurch Street West, Weymouth Road to Victoria Park.
Prize money will be presented with trophies after in Victoria Park at the bandstand.
CLASSES WALKING ENTRIES
1. GIRLS & BOYS - Up to and including 4 years. (Undecorated pushchairs only allowed, if required)
2. GIRLS & BOYS - 5 to 9 years
3. GIRLS & BOYS - 10 and up to and including 16 Years.
4. COUPLES - Up to and including 9 years.
5. COUPLES - 10 up to and including 16 years.
6. GROUP (3 or more) - Up to and including 16 years.
7. PRESCHOOL/NURSERY - Theme 'The Greatest Show'.
8. SCHOOLS CLASS - 1Open theme of school’s choice.
9. DECORATED TROLLEYS, CYCLES, PRAMS ETC. - Up to and including 16 years. (May be pushed or pulled by adults. 1+ child to be mounted. Music allowed).
10. DECORATED VEHICLE - Up to and including 16 years. (All children to be on vehicle. Music allowed.)
Classes 1 – 6 1st £15 2nd £10 3rd £5
Class 7 - 9 1st £25 2nd £15 3rd £10
Class 10 1st £30 2nd £20 3rd £10
CUPS AND TROPHIES
The Best Entry from the 1st Prize Winners from Classes 1 to 3 will receive The Stacey Cup as chosen by the Judges
The Best Entry from Classes 1 – 3 as chosen by the Carnival Chairman will receive The Blanche Farley Cup
The Best Entry from Class 4 will receive the Scarab Cup.
The Best Entry from Class 5 will receive the Sainsburys Cup.
The Best Entry from Class 6 will receive the Evemy Cup.
The Best Entry from Classes 4, 5 and 6 as chosen by the Carnival Chairman will receive The Walton Cup
The Best Entry from Class 7 and 8 – The School's/ Nursery Class -will receive The Deans School/ Nursery Cup.
The Best Entry from Class 9 will receive The House Cup.
The Best Entry from Class 10 will receive The Jales Cup.
The Best Entry from Classes 9 & 10 as chosen by the Carnival Chairman will receive the Tony Diprose Cup.
The Most Original Interpretation of a Theme Classes 1 to 10 will receive the Dean Shield.
One Entry chosen by the Frome Town Crier will receive The Town Crier Junior Spirit of Carnival Cup