Feb 2, 2021, 12:07 PM
Having considered all the latest Government information and advice, and taken guidance from Wychavon District Council, we have concluded that Pershore Carnival will not be possible at the end of May. Whilst great progress is now being made with vaccinations, at the end May there will still be a significant percentage of adults who have not been vaccinated and social distancing measures are highly likely to still be in place. However, we know how important it is to get events like the Carnival back on again, to give us all a positive lift, and we are really hopeful that a Carnival day of some kind will still be possible in 2021. We will continue to review potential options over the next few months; and will provide a further update as soon as we can
Mar 14, 2020, 10:23 AM
We're very sorry to say that the Motown evening has had to be cancelled due to the coronavirus. This decision is taken on advice and whilst it makes us all very sad, we think it's the right decision given the current situation. We are now taking advice for carnival day itself as that may be under review under due to the virus. So sorry but please all of you keep safe you are more important than a Motown evening or a carnival. Thanks for your continued support for the Pershore Town Carnival.
May 22, 2019, 5:59 AM
This year our window competition had a bumper crop of entries, all dedicated to the theme of fairytales. It was a tough job to select the winners...
Apr 23, 2019, 8:06 PM
Local businessman Harry Christodoulou of Newlands Fish Bar is a great supporter of the Carnival and wanted to do something to help raise some funds.
Apr 23, 2019, 8:02 PM
Despite the bitterly cold and blustery wind, many people did go down to King Georges Field on Sunday to support the Duck Race to raise funds for this year’s Pershore Carnival. The Ducks were unfortunately not very cooperative but that only added to the entertainment.
Jan 30, 2019, 5:25 PM
Dates for the 2019 Pershore Carnival and support events announced!
Dec 10, 2018, 12:50 PM
Come along to the Christmas Carnival Quiz! Our next event is a Christmas quiz raising funds for the Pershore Carnival. Please see the event details below and on facebook and come along to support your carnival.
Sep 3, 2018, 5:55 AM
Everyone's welcome to come along to the Pershore Carnival AGM. This year it's on 10th September. Presentations for the 2018 Carnival at 7pm, the AGM starting at 7:30pm. We're always looking for help from the community to put on this fantastic event. If you are able to offer any help, no matter how small your contribution might be, then please do get in touch by messaging the Carnival page on Facebook. Here's the event: https://www.facebook.com/events/300125474109995/
Jun 3, 2018, 10:55 PM
Now the dust has settled a bit, we'd like to thank everyone for your support at this year's 50th Pershore Carnival, those of you who came out in the streets and Abbey Park, those of you who entered floats and/or stalls in the park, and those businesses and local shops who donated time and/or funds to help make the day a success.
May 20, 2018, 12:08 PM
Congratulations to all who entered an amazing window competition. Find out who won in the full article!