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Your headline Carnival acts: Eagles & Vultures and the Van Buren Variety Show!

A reminder of the headline main arena acts at your Carnival on Sunday afternoon…

Eagle & Vulture show

The Van Buren Variety Show

…plus free attractions including a climbing wall, gladiator joust, rodeo bull, Ranger Rob’s Animal Experience and more!

There’s also Silcock’s Funfair (charges apply) and a range of food vendors and stalls to browse!

Free activities at this year’s Carnival

Entry to Sunday’s Carnival is free and here are some of the activities provided free of charge for you to enjoy!

  • Climbing wall
  • Gladiator joust
  • Rodeo bull
  • Circus workshop
  • Punch & Judy
  • Magic show
  • Ferret petting corner
  • Ranger Rob’s Animal Experience
  • Local history exhibition
  • Craft and charity stalls

The fun starts at noon with the procession and official opening around 1pm – see you there!

Ranger Rob’s Animal Experience – another free carnival attraction!

It’s only two weeks to Birchwood Carnival 2019 and time to introduce another free attraction, new for this year!

Ranger Rob’s Animal Experience is a petting zoo with a difference!  Come and learn about reptiles, spiders, snakes and more.  You may even be able to hold them (where appropriate).

You’ll find Ranger Rob’s Animal Experience in the marquee.

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