If you want to be a part of the biggest community event that Douglas will see this year then here is your opportunity!

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Take part in the parade

Entries are now open, download your Entry Form for 2018!

Check out or our handy ‘Float Building Guide’for inspiration.


Street Performances

We are looking for the best local talent to entertain the thousands of attendees watching the event. If  you think you have what it takes, contact Oliver Cheshire.

Become a volunteer

If you don’t want to take part in the parade you can still make a great contribution by volunteering on the day. To make sure this event runs safely and smoothly we will need a team of dedicated volunteers to help with all aspects of the day including road closures,crowd control and marshaling the parade. If you can give up some time and want to support this amazing community event contact Oliver Cheshire at

Design the Official Carnival Ice-Cream

Primary school children are being offered to chance to design the official Carnival ice-cream which will be sold Island wide in Davison stores. Download the Ice Cream Competition template here!