The ‘out of This World’ Programme of Carnival events 2019

The Carnival Parade
We will be gathering at Whitley Bay Metro Station from 10am – 10.30am on Saturday 25th May.

The parade will leave the station at 11am and promenade through the town via Station Road, Whitley Road, Park View, Marine Drive and onto the Links to parade around to the Helipad area and ending at the War Memorial for 12 noon. Each group will take a bow at the war memorial on the Links and Spark! Will perform a short set at the War Memorial as the parade ends.

The free Carnival programme will run from 10am – 6pm on Saturday 25 and 10am – 5pm on Sunday 26th May on the Spanish City Plaza, Rainbow Corner and the Links with street theatre, circus and live music. There will be food and drink stalls, an arts market and fairground on the site

The Carnival Opening Party

16.00 – 22.00 Friday 24th May in the Carnival marquee on the Spanish City Plaza

Featuring Solar Radio DJ Sista Soul, Ska legends Bombskare and our own carnival cantina band Bay Brass.

Tickets £10.00 each are available at Di Meos and at The Crab and Waltzer and at eventbrite

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/whitley-bay-carnival-launch-party-featuring-bombskare-tickets-59950125439

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Whitley Bay Carnival Programme
Saturday 25th May 2019
Spanish City Plaza, Whitley Bay Park, Rainbow Corner and Links

The Carnival Stage Saturday 25th May
10.00 - 11.00 : Wayne C McDonald
11.00 – 12.00 : Soznak
12.00 arrival of the promenaders on the Links
12.00 – 12.15 SPARK ! at the War Memorial
12.30 – 13.30: Portraits
13.30 – 14.00: Drumdin
14.00 – 15.00 : Shipcote and Friends
15.00- 15.30 Mezze Mundo
15.30 – 16.30 Pons Aelius
16.30 – 17.00 Baque de Ogum
17.00 – 18.00 Backyard Rhythm Orchestra

10.00 – 16.00 Art Market In the Carnival marquee Spanish City Plaza

The Family Carnival Ball
18.00 – 22.00 Saturday 25th May in the carnival marquee on the Spanish City Plaza
Feraturing The Baghdaddies with
MC Wayne C McDonald and
The Ski Band
Ocho the octopus will visit as the light fades outside
Tickets £10.00 each are available at Di Meos and at The Crab and Waltzer and at eventbrite
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/whitley-bay-carnival-family-ball-with-the-baghdaddies-tickets-59951108379?aff=ebapi

The Circus Arena Saturday 25th May
Links
Hosted by Ringmaster Steve Cousins www.stevecousins.net

Midday Carnival Arrives Links area
12.00 – 12.15 Spark! at the War Memorial
12:20 - 1300 Let Circus show - It’s About Time #OutOfThisWorldPremiere
1300 – 1400 Circus Workshops - Let’s Play!
14.00 - 14.30 Five Ring Circus Show #geordiecircus
1430 – 1530 Circus Workshops - Let’s Play!
1545 – 16.30 Circus Raj Show #CircusFromIndia
16.45 – 18.00 Circus workshops – Let’s Play

Rainbow Corner Saturday 25th May
11.30- 12.00 Ocho welcomes the Carnival parade Look out for the Wookie and a Dalek too
12.30 – 13.00 Meze Mundo
13.30 – 14.00 All Star All Stars
14.00 – 14.30 Baque de Ogum
14.30 – 15.00 Bleep and Booster
17.00 -17.30 Baghdaddies brass band

Links War Memorial arena Saturday 25th May
12.00 – 12.30 parade arrives with little moments of performance
12.30 – 12.45 Spark!
13.10 – 13.20 Drumdin
13.30 – 14.00 Bleep and Booster
14.00 – 14.30 Ocho
14.30 – 15.00 Drumdin
15.00 – 15.30 All Star All Stars
15.30 – 16.00 Baque De Ogum

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Whitley Bay Carnival Programme
Sunday 26th May 2019
Spanish City Plaza, Whitley Bay Park, Rainbow Corner and Links

The Carnival Stage Sunday 26th May
10.00 - 11.00 : Solar Radio DJ Sista Soul
11.00 – 11.30 The Ski Band
11.30 – 12.30 : La Sonora Boreal
12.30 – 13.00 Proper buzzin
13.00 – 14.00 Northern Monkey Brass Band
14.00 – 14.30 Ocho
14.00 – 14.30 What a lark – Bradley Creswick
14.30 – 15.30 – John Lewis
15.30 – 16.00 Ocho
16.00 – 17.00 Beatroot Jam and friends
16.45 – 17.15 Bleep and Booster
17.00 – Raffle draw
17.15 close

Event Marquee Spanish City Plaza Sunday 26th May
Art Market 10.00 – 17.00

The Circus Arena Sunday 26th May
Links
Hosted by Ringmaster Steve Cousins www.stevecousins.net
10.00 – 10.45 Bay Uke
11.00 - 11.30 Whitley Women
11.30 – 12.15 New Prospects dance group
12.15 - 13.00 Circus Raj #CircusFromIndia
13.00 - 13.30 Circus Workshops – Let’s Play
13.30 - 14.00 Circus Play
14.00 – 15.00 Let Circus show - It’s About Time
15.00 - 15.45 Circus Raj #CircusFromIndia
15.45 – 17.00 Circus workshops – Let’s Play
17.00 Close

Rainbow Corner Sunday 26th May
11.30- 12.00 Northern Monkey Brass Band
12.30 – 13.00 What a lark – Bradley Creswick
13.30 – 14.00 Bleep and Booster
14.00 – 14.30 The Ski Band
14.30 – 15.00 Proper Buzzin
15.00 – 15.30 Bleep and Booster
15.30 – 16.00 Bay Uke

Links War Memorial arena Sunday 26th May
12.00 – 12.30 Red Shoes
12.30 – 13.00 Ocho
13.30 – 14.00 Proper Buzzin
14.00 – 14.30 Bay Uke
15.00 – 15.30 What a lark – Bradley Creswick
15.30 – 16.00 The Ski Band

Saturday and Sunday Whitley Bay Park
Decorated by Friends of Whitley Bay Park – perfect place to chill out with a family picnic

Saturday and Sunday Fairground rides across the site 10.00 – 17.00

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