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Weymouth Carnival as it happens: Red Arrows, parade and full schedule

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    Weymouth is filling up for its best day of the year
  • Fun and entertainment is lined up culminating with a fantastic firework display in the Bay tonight
  • Look out for an award-winning West Indies-influenced carnival band
  • Tweet us your pictures @dorsetecho or email newsdesk@dorsetecho.co.uk
  • Full schedule: 10am: Crowning of Carnival Queen Gina Hartley at the New Vic
  • 10am-10.30am: Games and competitions outside the New Vic with prizes to be won
  • 10.30am-10pm: Beach music festival with AIR 107.2FM and food festival near the Pavilion
  • 11am: Beach sports begin. Tug-of-war contest.
  • 11.30am-3.45pm: Cooking demo with Andy Chu in the tent near the old TIC building
  • 2pm: Red Arrows
  • 5.15pm: Fun run/barrel rolling/ waiters' race
  • 6pm: Procession from Lodmoor to Pavilion
  • 9.30pm: Fireworks
  • 9.50pm: Draw winners announced.


peskykat 1:46pm Wed 21 Aug 13
Took my mum along in her wheelchair , great morning, feel good factor , Well done to all involved .
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