Chard Carnival Day 09/10/21

The day starts at 9am to 4pm with the biggest street fair Chard has ever seen along Holyrood street.

chard beacon


Lighting of the beacon - Come along for FREE hot chocolate and music with the lighting at 6pm.

9th October - Carnival day!

55 stalls plus food stalls.

  • Bubble displays
  • Street Magic
  • Face painting
  • Tumble gymnastics mini workshops

Live music on the main stage outside Bath House.


  • Kelly Leigh
  • Chard Brass band
  • Enigma Morris dancers



7.30pm - Walking parade starts. (50 + entries)

  • Starts at Sainsbury's car park
  • Left at King's head, and down Old town
  • Left at the traffic lights on the Furnham road
  • Up the High Street
  • Left on to Crowshute link
  • Finish at Sainsbury's car park