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Carnival of the Baubles

Carnival of the Baubles

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Carnival of the Baubles will be returning to light up Ashford town centre this December.

Come along to watch a spectacular procession of giant illuminated lanterns and baubles make its way through Ashford town centre. Look out for the special appearance from the Disco Turtle – a giant mechanical puppet that will lead the procession full of glitter and light through the town, accompanied by the best disco tunes!
The day will also include:
🎵 Live music on the bandstand and Elwick Place by Revelation Ashford
🎄 A Christmas gift market from Made in Ashford and a hot food market by Kent Food Hubs Ashford
💃🏼 A family-friendly disco dance party on the bandstand and a dance showcase by Theatretrain Ashford !
🖌️ A FREE lantern making workshop so you can take part in the procession too! BOOK HERE

Festive offers

Alongside the festive fun of Carnival of the Baubles on Saturday 11th December, make sure you check out these festive offers available on the day:

Matches Sports Bar, Grill & Social : 25% off mulled cider and kids hot chocolate for £1 *after 8pm on 11th December only*

The Snug 10% off your purchase *for customers that sign up to The Snug mailing list on 11th December (all day)*

Ashford Picturehouse: 10% off food and drink from 5pm *on 11th December only*

Macknade in Elwick Place: Food and drink offering including pulled pork panouzzos and mulled wine from 4/4.30pm. Plus the restaurant will be open until 10pm with a festive offering.

The Beehive: 25% off clothes and cafe purchases. Plus late night shopping on 11th December and biscuit decorating.

The Glass House: A special festive market, plus mulled wine and cider will be available to purchase

Download the Bauble Trail Map below

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