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Malmesbury Carnival

The ancient market town of Malmesbury has been home to a Carnival for over 90 years, and the heart of the Carnival is still the procession. Danters Fun Fair presented by James Danter is held in support adding to the Carnival atmosphere.

“The route is up through the town and is always lined with enthusiastic and generous spectators, enjoying the spectacle and invention of the local participants and the wonderful marching bands”


Carnival Procession

Time: Saturday 1st from 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Venue: Park road to Cross Hayes Lane

For more Carnival details visit Malmesbury Carnival

Fun Fair opening times:

  • Thursday 30 August 6pm until 10pm
  • Friday 31 August 6pm until 10pm
  • Saturday 1 September 2pm until 10:30pm
  • Post code SN16 9JT
  • Carnival: Procession 6-8pm

The Extreme Ride & Freak Out will be returning for 2018👍


Highworth Mop Fair

The annual Mop Fair would fall the week of Tuesday 16 until Friday 19 October this year. However, due to the Market Place have ground works this year. The Mop Fair has had to be moved to September 4-7. This change of date is for one year only.

“This historic Mop Fair has been held in the Market place since 1262”

Mop Fair Opening Times

  • Tuesday from 6pm
  • Wednesday from 6pm
  • Thursday from 6pm
  • Friday from 6pm





The Great Neath Fair

Presented by the South Wales Showmans Guild.

“September once again sees Neath’s famous Fair, Wales’ largest and oldest chartered fair, open to the public. Neath comes alive during the five-day festival each year as thousands flock into the town to enjoy the atmosphere. As entry to the fair is totally free, anyone can come along and enjoy themselves at an event recognised as the fourth largest Chartered Street Trading Fair in the UK”

The Fair is made up of 3 main events:

Fun Fair

  • 11-15 September
  • Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday open from 6pm until 10pm
  • Friday from 4pm until 10pm
  • Saturday from noon until 10pm

Street Fair

Located in the main streets of Neath Town centre:

  • Wednesday 12th September to Saturday 15th September
  • Open from 9am until late.

Horse Fair

Situated at the Cattle Market on The Green:

  • Thursday 13th September 2018, from 8:300am until 2pm (one day only)

More information

  • Visit Neath & Port Talbot council web site for more information regarding parking, road closures ect

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