27.07.11: The St Mawes Carnival Committee is delighted to present a full week of events this year. Starting on Sunday 31st July with the crowning of the Carnival Queen on the Quay and the harbour swim, there are great events each day including Children’s crabbing competition of Tuesday, Roseland Gig Club novice rowing evening on Wednesday, going right through to the Carnival Day itself on Saturday 6th.
This year the Carnival Day will feature Stalls on the quay, Children’s Sports at the Recreation Ground, Face Painting, Funtasia Inflatables, Choir on the quay a Brass Band, BBQ on the slipway a Bar on the quay and evening entertainment from ‘Chappers & Dave’ from 7pm – late.
St Mawes Carnival Committee member, Naomi Hearne told Roseland Online, “This year plans to be one of the best and we really hope everyone will come down to enjoy the events we’ve planned.”
Raffle tickets will be sold throughout the week at the various events and there will be a stall on the quay on Saturday 6th. The raffle will be drawn on Saturday following the Carnival Parade and the prizes this year are Argos Gift Cards to the value of 1st Prize £200, 2nd £75 and 3rd £25.