Hereford River Carnival
Welcome to Hereford River Carnival The next spectacular Hereford River Carnival will take place on Friday 8th & Saturday 9th May 2020

Friday 5pm - Late

The Carnival begins straight after the VE Day celebrations at 5pm

Watch this space or follow us on social media for the line up announcement, coming soon.

We’re currently working hard to produce a spectacular evening – a kaleidoscope of performers bringing you a real blast from the past.

5pm (Cathedral Close)

We’ll start with bands on the main music stage on Bishops Meadow


  • The Amazing, Crazy Carnival Big Heads


Gather on Cathedral Close for the start of our Blast from the Past outdoor performance inside and outside the Cathedral. Prepare for a few big surprises!


Blast from the Past performance begins


  • Torch-lit procession from Cathedral Close to Bishops Meadow
  • Illuminated floats on the Wye
  • Fire garden in the Labyrinth
  • Food & drink


Music and dancing ‘til Midnight

Hereford River Carnival

Come along & join the fun!