A BIG thank you to all the volunteers, sponsors and supporters who helped make this years Whitley Bay Carnival such a success.See you all in 2019!

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Evolution & Growth

Whitley Bay Carnival is all about having fun in the great outdoors as we mark the start of the summer season. The annual carnival parade is the centrepiece of a colourful family day out bringing crowds to the Spanish City Plaza and Links to enjoy circus, street arts, live music and more alongside traditional seaside shuggy boats and fairground rides, street food craft ale bars, the arts market and trade stalls.

Since 2014 we have been celebrating all that is best about our seaside town and in that time our visitor numbers have grown from 2000 to over 12000.

In 2018 we grew our market area and offering trade pitches and stalls to individuals, organisations and companies who are either based in the area or who are trading in products or experiences that enhance outdoor living.

Come back to find out all about Whitley Bay Carnival 2019.

If you would like to help Whitley Bay Carnival 2019 happen this is how you can make a donation.

Please send your cheque made out to NPA Ltd-Carnival to Whitley Bay Carnival 2018 c/o New Prospects Association 38 South Parade Whitley Bay

Every little donation makes a big difference

This will pay for artworks, costume and dance workshops with local children and the wider community and getting people involved in the procession - Carnival's unique and memorable community celebration. An amazing event for the whole community to be proud of!

Sponsors for 2018

Robertson Group
Big Purple Box Website design logo
Whitley Bay Big Local Logo
Di Meo's Ices Whitley Bay
TJs American Pastimes Logo
Rockcliffe First School
Sea Drift Design

Supported by:

Kip McGrath, Ann Barkas Consulting, Bigfellers, Underdog TV, Sea Tern Print , Pure Knead, Escape Boutique, Mitchells, Pulp Fiction, Miss Persnickety, Cafe 19, The Windsor Hotel, Black Dog Design, Robinson Optometrists, Eden's Cafe, Black Storm Brewery , Olives at the Station, Melrose Guest House, Michelle Wood artist, Coastal Lift Supplies, Holly Frames