carnival week

This Sunday August 19th 5000 plus will leave Bucky Doo Square with torches lit for a fantastic spectacle and celebration.

There will be road closures in place West Street and South Street during the evening until about 9.30pm although the top of South Street will be closed for longer.   Torches for the torchlight parade on Sunday will be on sale from 6.30pm outside the arts centre. The procession will then leave South Street for West Bay at 9pm where there will be a bonfire, music  from Freak Circus and fireworks, weather permitting. The fireworks will be at 10.30pm, weather permitting. There is a shuttle bus home.

Bridport’s famous Torchlight Procession makes it’s way from Bucky Doo Square in the centre of town down to West Bay where the traditional fireworksd and bonfire take place. Torches may be purchased from 6.30pm and the Procession begins around 9pm.