Carnival 2013: Countdown to tomorrow's big event
of carnival carts have arrived in Burnham-On-Sea ahead of tomorrow's
66th annual Highbridge and Burnham-On-Sea Carnival, which looks
set to attract bumper crowds.
carts arrived in Burnham's Queen's Drive on Saturday night after
arriving from the Bridgwater Carnival, which was the first event
on the Guy Fawkes Carnival circuit.
Carnival Chairman Phil New, pictured, said that everything is
now in place for a great event. "It promises to be a super
evening - we have around 100 entries in total, half of which are
carts. There are some really good entries this year and it should
be a great night," he told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
and carnival enthusiasts were out in force on Sunday, as pictured,
seeing the dozens of carts in the daylight ahead of Monday's procession.
event will begin as usual in Love Lane, near the town's Tesco
supermarket, and will then make its way along Love Lane, onto
Manor Road, before travelling along Burnham High Street and finishing
in Marine Drive.
year's Carnival Queen, Emma Nicholson, and her princesses, Pheobe
Stargatt and Amber Hayward, will
lead the parade, which starts at 7.30pm.
the local entries is Burnham's
Hillview Carnival Club with its colourful Luck Of The Irish cart,
which is sure to attract big cheers from spectators on its home
guide to the 2013 Burnham-On-Sea Carnival