The annual Pershore Carnival is one of the most popular events on the town calendar. The extensive farmers’ market and craft stalls, many food and drink outlets, funfair, children’s activities, music and entertainment, sports demonstrations, falconry display, pony rides, fun dog show and static engine display ensure a good day out for all the family. Stalls open at 10am on Abbey Park. The procession of floats through the town centre sets of at midday. This year’s theme is ‘Summer Holiday’ which promises to be extra fun and colourful. Music continues through the afternoon until 5pm.