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Ashford Carnival of the Baubles 2023


Event details

Sat 25 November 2023 • 5:00pm – 9:00pm

The annual Carnival of the Baubles in Ashford will be making a return once again on the 25th Nov. This years enchanted forest theme will be led by our special host Farrah, EEA's giant 5 -meter tall mechanical puppet who will be welcoming the huge crowds to Ashford on her scooter. 

There will be even more things for your family and friends to enjoy including: 

  • Festive markets 
  • Lantern making workshops
  • Music on the Bandstands 
  • Street entertainment 
  • Christmas light switch on 

Book a Lantern making workshop 

All are welcome to come along and be a part of this years Carnival of the Baubles, sign up to produce your very own lantern and celebrate the beginning of the festive period. 

Save the dates for: 

-  Saturday 4th November, 10am - 3pm
-  Saturday 11th November, 10am - 3pm and 1pm - 5pm
-  Sunday 12th November, 10am - 4pm
-  Saturday 18th November, 10am - 3pm
-  Saturday 18th November, 10am - 3pm

To learn more about Ashford's Carnival of the Baubles please click the link below for more information: 

The parade commences at 5pm from Elwick Place, with Farrah leading the procession up Bank street in a sea of light and music and towards Lower High Street where there will be a spectacular finale. 

If you like there will also be an family-friendly after party at Coachworks with a variety of street foods, music and lots of festivities! 

And if that's not enough, County Square Shopping Centre will be hosting Bauble Maker Space - where you can get the chance to take a peek at this years Baubles as well as join in a selection of workshops.  

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