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Pretty spectacular

This carnival is really like no other. The work that goes into the floats is phenomenal, they... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Claire P
Great carnival

Come to Bridgwater in November to see the greatest carnival ever all the floats are made by very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
470alisonh
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The Bridgwater Carnival Centre is the home to one of Europe's largest annual illuminated carnival processions - Bridgwater Guy Fawkes Carnival. Visitors to the centre are able to obtain information about this year's event, look at carnival...more
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Town Hall High Street | Bridgwater Town Hall, Bridgwater TA6 3AS, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This carnival is really like no other. The work that goes into the floats is phenomenal, they parade takes a long time to pass by and there is so much to see. We booked seats in the grandstand so the waiting is not so tiring...More

Thank Claire P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Come to Bridgwater in November to see the greatest carnival ever all the floats are made by very passionate people who do it all for the love of being in the carnival it makes for a great day show starts at 7.00 pm but you...More

Thank 470alisonh
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our first trip. We had seats in the grandstand, which I would recommend,paying for these was worth it, you are up higher and can see straight in to the floats. Oh my, what wonderful floats they were. so much work in all of...More

Thank fudgebaker
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Our first visit but we had been advised of huge crowds by friends so booked 2 seats in the grandstand at the Broadway. Best way to watch by far as better than standing for 3-4 hours and also as it rained (lightly) was dry too!...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 4 November 2018

We visited the carnival for the first time on a bus trip from Weymouth with Bluebird coaches.Our bus parked on the Rugby club car park at around 5-30.The procession was due to start at 7-00pm,which gave us ample time to get some food & drink...More

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Dave S, Bridgwater Guy Fawkes Carnival at Bridgwater Carnival Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thanks, we are glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Rubbish. Everything broke down, lack of stools, no bins for rubbish so was a mess. I waited 4 hours to get out of the car park as had to wait for it to finish. Was not told this when entering and paying for the car...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2018

I'm from Bridgwater but have lived in London for the last four years. It was wonderful to be able to watch the carnival from here. Thank you so much for bringing a piece of home to me.

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Dave S, Bridgwater Guy Fawkes Carnival at Bridgwater Carnival Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thanks so much Benjamin, we are glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 28 July 2018

For anything and everything you need to know about the most impressive carnival in Europe who need go no further than the Carnival Centre in Bridgwater where there are also plenty of leaflets and brochures on what to do and where to go in the...More

Thank Vicky B
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Bridgwater is the home of the Carnival and this great centre tells the story of the Bridgwater Carnival. Plenty of items on display and very helpful staff. The centre is in the Town Hall in the High Street so very easy to find. Well worth...More

Thank Tony and Joy W
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Simply amazing the biggest illuminated procession in Europe. Something not to be missed and very unique. Highly recommended. The carnival cart entries are amazing and the carnival also raises money for charity. The procession is simply unbelievable and the squibbing ends the spectacular. The carnival...More

Thank Ross B
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Mike C
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Response from Dave S | Property representative |
Hi, no the live stream did not let us down. The entire stream was 'strong' and 'healthy' throughout.
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Hi Josephine, sorry for not getting back to you sooner but we have just noticed your question on Trip Advisor. If you could let us have your email address, I will email you a map with all of the details. Kind regards
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