Herne Bay Carnival Weekend Begins

scott turner Herne Bay Events, Herne Bay News

It’s Herne Bay Carnival weekend and there’s loads going on in the town.

10am – 1pm Market Fun Day– Come and meet our children’s characters in the Market in Kings Road Car Park, along with a Gift & Collectable market, Bert Butlers Jazz Band, Pip the Clown and other attractions.

Herne Bay Carnival Queens

Herne Bay Carnival Queens, with some special friends!

Herne Bay Fire Station Open Day

Herne Bay Fire Station Open Day

11am – 4pm Fire Station Open Day – Herne Bay Fire Station will be displaying pictures and memorabilia from the past, present and future of Herne Bay Fire Station. Meet members of both the Full time and Part time crews as they will be on hand to give members of the public  outdoor and home fire safety advice, whilst showing items of equipment, the fire engines and will have available gifts from the fire fighters charity shop

2pm – 10pm Forrests Fun Fair is in the Memorial Park for another round of rides and games.

6pm Herne Bay Carnival – Herne Bay Carnival is one of East Kent’s largest Carnivals. It is always well supported by the community and many visitors flock to the Town for Carnival Day. The procession starts at 6pm from Lane End and continues right along the seafront to Canterbury Road, where it turns into the High Street and finishes at The Broadway. Visit Herne Bay Carnival website here.

We’ll be sending along our characters and a smattering of zombies to promote Herne Bay Zombie Crawl on November 3rd, so don’t be scared, it’s only make up and we promise to be friendly.

8.30pm – Carnival Dance at The Kings Hall – The fun continues afterwards with a dance at the Kings Hall, attended by all the visiting Carnival Queens and open to the public, where 70’s Rock Band “”Kellys Heros”” will be rounding off the evening from 8.30pm. Tickets are £5 on the door. Herne Bay Carnival Dance

There’s loads going on in the town on Sunday 12th August too, just take a look at our events calendar!