Bridgwater Carnival procession will always be held on the first Saturday in November.
2023 – Saturday 4th November – Please note procession start time now 6pm.
The date of the Carnival Concerts are easier to work out, it was agreed a few years ago that the concert would always start on the Monday following Bridgwater Fair
For those of you who have not heard of Bridgwater Fair it is a four day event held at the St Matthews Field and always starts on the last Wednesday in September, finishing on the Saturday, the concert then starts the following Monday.
So for 2023 the last Wednesday in September is 27th September, so the Concert starts on the following Monday, 2nd October.
2023 – Monday 2nd October until Saturday 14th October
2024 – Monday 30th September until Saturday 12th October
2023 – Tuesday 16th May
Old Folks Show
2024 – Thursday 21st until Saturday 23rd March