Fun for all at Amersham Carnival & Town Show……RIO Style!!

Friday, March 4th, 2016
Filed under: Amersham Carnival, Carnival, Events and Activities, News Item

 

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Fun for all at Amersham Carnival & Town Show…..RIO Style!!

Excitement is building with less than 130 days until Amersham Carnival & Town Show 2016 on Saturday 9th July 2016!

This fun-filled action packed day will start with a vibrant RIO themed Procession, leaving from KGV Field at 12 midday, taking in a route of Amersham on the Hill before returning at around 12.45pm.

There will be a whole host of exciting activities including a live music stage, BBQ & Beer Tent, central performance arena, Amersham in Bloom Horticultural Show, Community & Business stalls and so much more!!! Amersham Town Council are delighted to announce that our hugely popular Amersham on the Sea beach will also be returning, this time with a tropical twist!

WANT TO GET INVOLVED?? The Carnival & Town Show Committee are actively seeking entrants to the Procession from local schools & nurseries, businesses and community groups! – Click here to download the Carnival procession pack which includes top tips on creating your Rio themed costume!  If you are interested in having a stall, giving a performance in the Arena or would generally like some more information about the event – please contact Zoe Richardson on 01494 434000 or via email admin@amersham-tc.gov.uk

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