English French German Italian Russian Spanish
Facebook  Twitter  You tube  Google Plus  St Mawes Webcam

Carnival week diary

28 July 2011 - 11:37am
St Mawes Carnival

Sunday 31st July -
Crowning of the Carnival Queen, 5.30pm on the quay.
St Mawes Carnival Harbour Swim, 6pm. The swim will take place from Summers Beach into the Harbour (approx distance 350m). Register on the quay from 2pm.

Monday 1st August -
St Mawes Fun Run, race starts at 6.30pm on the quay.
Register from 5.15pm outside St Mawes Bakery.

Tuesday 2nd August -
Children's Crabbing Competition on the quay, 6.15pm. Register from 5pm.

Wednesday 3rd August -
Roseland Gig Club Novice Rowing Evening & BBQ, 6pm outside the gig shed (next to the co-op).

Quiz at St Mawes Sailing Club, 7.30pm (Teams of upto 6).

Thursday 4th August -
Carnival Prize Bingo in the Memorial Hall.
Eyes down at 7.15pm, doors open at 6.15pm.
£6 includes books and refreshments.
Fabulous prizes to be won all donated by local businesses.

Friday 5th August -
Salty Seadogs & Mermaids Evening at St. Mawes Social Club, 6pm.
Children's Disco, 6pm
'Du Hag Owr' Sea Shanty Singers, 7.30pm
Seafood Paella being served.
Adults Disco - late.
Optional Fancy Dress: Salty Seadogs & Mermaids.

Saturday 6th August CARNIVAL DAY! -
Stalls on the quay, 10am - 5pm
Children's Sports at the Recreation Ground, 10.30am - 12 noon
Face Painting
Funtasia Inflatables on the quay, 10am - 6pm
Choir on the quay, 1.30pm - 3.30pm
Brass Band, to include the flora dance on the quay, 3.30pm - 4.30pm
BBQ on the slipway, 2.30pm - late
Bar on the quay, 3pm - late
Carnival Judging at St Mawes Recreation Ground 5.30pm
Carnival Parade led by this year's Carnival Queen, 6pm
Raffle and Presentations on the quay following the procession
Entertainment from 'Chappers & Dave' on the quay, 7pm - late.

Raffle tickets will be sold throughout the week at various events and are available from St Mawes Bakery. £1 a ticket, 1st Prize, £200 Argos Gift Card, 2nd Prize, £75 Argos Gift Card, 3rd Prize, £25 Argos Gift Card. The raffle will be drawn on Saturday following the Carnival Parade.

A Treasure Hunt is running throughout the week; question sheets are available from St Mawes Post Office & The Roseland Visitor Centre, £2.

St Mawes 2011 wristbands are available to buy at all of our events.

Random photos

St Mawes Primary School
Pilot Gig
Slipway St Mawes
Cornwall Gigs
Gigs in St Mawes
St Mawes Bay
Local fisherman - Scruff
Roseland Gig Club
Gig Racing
Working boat St Mawes