Kaiapoi Carnival 2019
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Three major events peppered with excitement, fun, and family entertainment.
Lion Foundation Kaiapoi Carnival: from 10am
Located on the East side of Williams Street between Hilton Street and Raven Quay.
The Carnival will provide entertainment on the Community Stage and fun activities within the Misco Joinery Free Family Fun Zone and a place to relax in the Chill Zone.
KATS Show and Shine plus your favourite commercial and local vendors some very entertaining buskers thrown in for good measure.
Mix all these exciting ingredients together, and you have a cracker recipe for a highly enjoyable festive carnival.
KPA Street Market: 9am – 12.30pm
To be held along Williams Street.
The Street Market will be full of local community groups and businesses giving locals and visitors the opportunity to see what they’re about. They will be showcasing their group information and wares. If we’re lucky there will be some good old-fashioned home baking for sale. Street entertainment will be providing living entertainment.
McDonalds Kaiapoi Santa Parade: Starting at 1.30pm
Starting at the corner of Black St and Raven Quay the parade will travel East along Raven Quay, south along Williams Street before turning East and ending on Hilton Street. Many of the floats will remain on display in the Carnival afterward.
As well as the traditional floats, cars and groups, this year we see the return of the Flolleys, using supermarket trolley’s, and Flooters, using mobility scooters.
With inaugural shields now on offer, this is real opportunity to get bragging rights for BEST..?
Always fun for all, and of course, who could forget the Big Man himself??  SANTA