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Carnival 2019 - 6pm Saturday 2nd November
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ADVANCE NOTICE – Bridgwater Guy Fawkes Carnival – Saturday 2nd November 2019 at 6 p.m. Please note new start time! The main roads leading into Bridgwater will be closing down from 4pm. 

An excellent daytime entertainment programme has been put together for your entertainment, details!

Our 2019 DVD, Programme and 2020 Calendar are available for pre-order from our online shop.

2019 Hospitality and grandstand seats sold out, Carnival Concert seats very limited ring 01278 428220 for availability.

VIDEOWondering what Bridgwater Carnival is all about, watch the clips from the 2019 Promo VideoIn a hurry have a glance at Bridgwater Carnival 2018 in just over two minutes!


Bridgwater Guy Fawkes Carnival has won two tourism awards, a GOLD award in the Bristol, Bath & Somerset Tourism Excellence Awards for the TOURISM EVENT AND FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR 2016/17, a Silver award in the South West Tourism 2016/17 awards in the category TOURISM EVENT AND FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR 2016/17 and the COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT AWARD 2019 in the Sedgemoor Business Awards.


HomeFILM titled “Bridgwater – The Home of Carnival” released by Conor Shutler & Associates, see story.

DOWNLOADS – All downloadable files available on this site can be found here.

Bridgwater Carnival CentreOpening Times

PHOTOS – In addition to the Gallery on this site many more photos can be found on the websites of our two 2018 official photographers Peter J Nicholls Photography and Timeless Images.

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Bridgwater Carnival Concert Results 2019

S.C.G.F.C.A. 2019 Entry Information

Entries for the 2019 S.C.G.F.C.A. carnivals closed on the 1st September 2019.

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Corporate Hospitality

Want to make your visit extra special why not purchase our Hospitality package; parking, meal, stand seat. programme and more all included.

Sponsor the Carnival.

Yes Bridgwater Carnival is very expensive to stage so to secure its future we have to raise considerable amounts of money, sponsors are very valuable to us.

Become a Friend of Carnival

Becoming a Friend will allow you to receive priority booking for Carnival Concert tickets; receive discounted prices for Grandstand or Concert seats; have your name in the programme and support Bridgwater Carnival.