If you would like to sponsor an event or would like more information find out here.

See sponsorship

Stall enquiries

Would you like a stall on our show ground?   Find out how here.

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Fancy joining us ?   We are always looking for new members.


General enquiries

If you have any questions at all regarding Swanage Carnival please fill in the form opposite and we will get back to you with an answer as soon as possible .

Frequently asked questions

When is the Carnival Procession?2019-01-24T15:46:50+00:00

The Carnival Procession is on the first Sunday starting at 3pm

What time do the fireworks start?2019-04-01T16:13:13+00:00

The Fireworks start at 9.45pm

Are there dates for 2020?2019-01-29T17:16:51+00:00

Yes, Carnival 2020 is from July 25th – August 1st

How can a charity register?2019-01-24T15:49:11+00:00

Applications to be considered as a good cause must be sent to: [email protected] in March for consideration in April.

Do you hire out marquees?2019-01-24T15:58:23+00:00

Our marquees and other equipment are available to hire.

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Who runs Swanage Carnival?2019-01-24T16:03:32+00:00

The Carnival committee is all volunteers, we give up our time for nothing. If you would like to join the committee or become a “Friend of Carnival” you can find out more here…

Learn more about Swanage Carnival
Become a volunteer
Can I pay contactless?2019-03-05T15:19:46+00:00

Contactless machines will be available 0n our showground and certain events.

Where can I find the Procession, Fun Run, Vintage Car Show and Shore Runners entry forms?2019-05-09T09:45:58+00:00

You can find the forms right here as listed below:

Shore Runners Entry Form
Fun Run Entry Form
Vintage Car Show Entry Form
Carnival Procession Entry Form

We only use your name and email address to contact you back from your enquiry. Your details may be shared with the relevant volunteer or organisation that would best help with your enquiry.

Please bear in mind that we are all volunteers and can get very busy leading up to the Carnival. We will try and respond as soon as possible.

Swanage Carnival

Swanage Regatta and Carnival is a company limited by guarantee. Registered in England No.4933189. Registered Office: Herston Cross House, 230 High Street, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2PQ