This years Carnival Procession will be held on Saturday 6th, August 2016.  The Procession lines up in Cross Road which will be closed to traffic from 11.00am. The Procession starts at 2.15 from the junction of Fambridge Road and Cross Road.

Do you want to be part of Maldon Carnival Procession 2016?

Anyone can take part in the procession from children to adults,  fancy dress to floats there is a category for everyone.  it’s a fun and exciting experience for everyone and a memory you will treasure forever.

Maldon Carnival currently has eight categories(classes) which you can enter:

  • Children’s Fancy Dress (Pedestrian under 16)
  • Adult Fancy Dress (Pedestrian)
  • Fancy Dress (push/pull etc)
  • Steam and Vintage
  • Organisations, Groups and Families
  • Bands 
  • Business and Industry

We have a further 2 classes which unfortunately due to high demand and limited space are by invitation only.

  • Majorettes
  • Visiting Courts

There is no charge to enter the procession and unfortunately due to lack of funds we will not be able to pay any appearance fee.  All persons or group wishing to be part of the procession can download a form or  you can obtain a printed form, from Maldon Tourist Information Centre.  To download our procession form please click here



One of main objectives of Maldon Carnival is to provide a procession that is fun, exciting and enjoyable for everyone. An unbelievable amount of work from a team of volunteers goes into organizing the Carnival each year, nothing makes us more happy than to seeing smiling faces on the streets of Maldon. Now is a really good time to put the 6th August 2016 in your diary/phone.

The procession starts at 2:15pm and ends at approximately at 3:30pm, Queens, Majorettes and walkers will disperse in the Lower Plume school, floats and larger vehicles will continue to Cross Road to disperse.