Schedule & How to Enter Carnival


  • 5.30 pm All floats to be assembled by this time
  • 5.45 pm Judging of Floats, Push and Pull Vehicles and Adult Fancy Dress
  • 6.30 pm Entertainment in the Square
  • 6.45 pm Crowning of the carnival queen in the Square
  • 7.00 pm Procession moves off
  • 8.30 pm Procession returns through the square, bonfire and fireworks in Radford Park


To take part you don’t need to fill out any forms or even tell us you are coming along, just turn up on the day and ensure you are in the procession on the Longmoor Road by 5.30pm. Access to the procession is via  Headley Road and then The Avenue as the top end of the Longmoor Road closes as soon as the first float appears (generally about 4.30pm).

Why not get involved and help out at any of the above, contact Sally Ann Cameron, Chairman on 07717 313440 to join the team.

Please open and read the document below for more tips on how to take part!

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Children’s Fancy Dress Competition is now held on Saturday 15th June at our Fun Day at Liphook Church Centre.

Please come along and enjoy the fun, we have lots of fun and games planned with lots of prizes to be won!  Come and enjoy a fantastic BBQ and some lovely ice creams and be entertained with some music. A licensed bar will be available for refreshments. Check out the local produce and craft stalls exhibiting, have the chance to explore a fire engine and of course, the all important, children’s fancy dress competition. We have new categories as follows:

Age 2 and under
Age 3 – 5
Age 6 and over
Groups of 2 or more children (any age)

There will be an award for Best Overall and a special Carnival Committee Award.

The doors will open at 12 noon at the Liphook Church Centre and judging will take place at 2pm with the traditional parade around the Centre, the results will be announced just 15 minutes later! Children’s Entertainer will be performing all morning! We do hope you will come and join us and begin the Carnival spirit!