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Parkgate Carnival

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Parkgate Carnival

Parkgate Carnival will include a Kid’s Amusement area, a Music Festival, a Craft and Food Fair, and Entertainment Arena. As well as a Human Table Football Competition, a Cake competition, a Wimbledon Afternoon Tea and more. Our aim is to organise a family fun day which has something for every member of the family. Please feel free to download the Poster to help advertise the event.

Join us on Sunday 9th July 2017, 11:30am till 7:00pm at Neston Cricket Club, Station Road, Neston CH64 6QJ. Parkgate Carnival

Food will be available at a number of different outlets on the day.

Carnival King and Queen

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Sponsored by Rightway Ltd.

Parkgate Carnival are looking for a carnival queen and king to help us celebrate our 30th Anniversary event.  The Carnival committee is planning to liaise with Parkgate Primary School to select our inaugural ‘Royal Couple’ with their entourage and will be open to all youngsters in Years 6 who attend the local Primary School. 

Music Festival

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Sponsored By Wilde & Co

Supported By Dave Bladen Entertainments and Elite Video Productions

Firstly is the Music Festival for which we have been overwhelmed by the number of bands and artists wanting to join. Hence we are fitting in as many as we can and think you’ll need to bring your dancing shoes!Parkgate Carnival

Craft and Food Fair


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Sponsored By The Red Fox

Secondly one of the many events forming part of Parkgate Carnival is the craft and food fair. As a result many stall holders have already signed up including cakes, candles, jewellery, photography, woodwork and face painting.Parkgate Carnival

Entertainment Arena

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Sponsored By Phillip Bates & Co

Supported By Affordable Sound

Also at the centre of the carnival is our Entertainment Arena, you won’t miss it, just follow the sounds of the drums at 12pm outside on the cricket field.

Kids Amusements

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Parkgate Carnival is being organised with the family in mind. So we have lots of kids amusements planned to keep children of all ages entertained.

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Cake Competition

Cake Competition

Sponsored By The Province of Cheshire Freemasons

Also there is a chance to show off your baking skills with a fabulous cake competition! You’ve seen the showstoppers on the Bakeoff now it’s your time to shine!

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Human Table Football

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In addition to all of this there will be human table football tournament, set inside a giant inflatable pitch, based on the table football game.

Wimbledon Tea

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Sponsored By Neston Cricket Club

An afternoon tea will be available in the Tea Room of the main club house organised by Neston Cricket Club.

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Sponsorship Packages

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Thank you to all our very generous sponsors who are supporting Parkgate Carnival and Northern Lights in their 30th Anniversary year.  We really appreciate all your help and are looking forward to very successful event.


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T-Shirts Sponsored By Neston Chiropody & Podiatry

As we’re making this a bumper year we’re looking for Volunteers to help us at these events, especially Parkgate Carnival. The day requires a lot of extra helpers to ensure it runs smoothly. If you can spare some time and would like to volunteer:

  1. Please download a Volunteer Form and return it with the volunteers name in the file name. The document that has been set up so you can move around from field to field using the TAB key.
  2. Alternatively this Volunteer Form can be download, printed out and returned to us.

Thank you to Neston Rotary who have offered to help us co-ordinate the volunteer helpers.