This year's Carinval Day is on Saturday, 6th August. Carnival Week will starts on Monday, 1st August.

7th Annual Maldon Crabbing Competition

Due to a severe weather warning we are postponing the Crabbing competition until Saturday, 3rd September 2016. Same time and same Venue.We apologise for any inconvenience

Saturday, 3rd September 2016


Join us to see who can find the biggest Crab on Saturday, 20th August 2016.

The competition is open to children and adults of all ages, but children under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult. Registration will take place from 12:00pm by the Boating Lake.

Competition starts at 12:30 – 4:00
Registration 12:00 – 2:00
Weigh-In starts from: 3:00

Entry fee is £1.50 per person.

Please bring your own bucket, bait and line.

There will be prizes awarded:

Under 10

16+ and Adults

For more information drop us an
e-mail rob@maldoncarnival.co.uk or Call Rob on 07929 857723

Check here to download a poster

Look at all the fun from last years competition.


Mr Papalarny will be at the lower plume school today to entertain the kiddies with his magic show, party games & disco, 2-4pm, £3 per child.

Tonight there is a family fun quiz at the lower plume, doors open at 7pm start at 8pm, maximum 6 per team. £2 per player, fun for all the family, even children will be able to answer some questions.