Callington Carnival is on Saturday 1st July this year so come along and have some fun. If you’re not taking part in the procession, don’t miss out on the chance to support this event by coming along to Fore Street to see the parade pass through the Town or following it along the route. There will be street entertainment in Fore Street from 4.00pm so come along and join in the party atmosphere.
This year it is hoped that interesting vehicles will join in the procession this year and an invitation has gone out to all owners of classic cars, vintage agricultural vehicles and military vehicles to take part. You might even see a penny farthing and other such forms of transport taking part. If you own such a vehicle, then it may not be too late to enter, pick up an entry form for the Town Hall in Callington and give it an airing! If you would like any further details, give Rick Lumley a call on 07866 152 455. Walking entries are always welcome and can be made right up until the day itself. Entry is FREE so there is no excuse. Entry form and Terms and Conditions below.
Floats should assemble at the car park from 3.00pm, judging starts at 3.30pm, all participants must be in place at the car park by 3.15pm. The carnival procession starts from the car park at 4.30pm and returns there about an hour later.
The procession route is as follows: leave Saltash Road Car Park – St Germans Road – Westover – Lansdowne Road – Liskeard Road – Fore Street – Tavistock Road – Hazelwood Road – Beech Road – Trelawney Road – Saltash Road.
COME ALONG AND HAVE SOME FUN!