Welcome to the Arbury Carnival

SATURDAY 10TH JUNE 2017 (40th Anniversary)
Arbury Town Park, Campkin Road, Cambridge
11am to 5pm
The Arbury Carnival was first held in 1977 to celebrate the Queens Silver Jubilee the Carnival takes place in the North of Cambridge annually on the second Saturday in June on the open space next to Arbury Community Centre (the corner of Campkin Road/ Northfield Avenue).

The Carnival is organised by the Arbury Carnival Organising Committee which currently consists of Tracy Parr,  Marie Cassidy,David Maher, Jason Soer, Edward Imhagwe,Ruth Banger and Niki Ryan and is Chaired by Alan Soer. Contact information is available on the left.

Recent Announcements


The next committee meeting will be on Tuesday 21st February at 7.30pm Arbury Community Centre. Any new members are welcome.

We are looking for an outside bar for the evening of Saturday 10th June from 7-10pm-Please get in contact if you have any contacts or information.

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas from us all at
Arbury Carnival.

We will be working with the Museum of Cambridge on a memories of Arbury Carnival project-We will be looking for any old photos and press cuttings that the community might have.We would love to hear from any past Carnival Queens, princesses and princes or past committee members.
For further information please contact us at  general@arburycarnival.org

The next Carnival meeting will be on Tuesday 10th January 2017 7.30pm at Arbury Community Centre ( in the meeting room)

Breaking news.... We have been successful in our lottery grant bid which means the money we receive can go towards making the carnival bigger and better than ever in its 40th year!

The next committee meeting will be on Tuesday 18th October at 7.30pm in the Church of the Good Shepherd hall ( in the office).
If you would like to join us or you are interested in finding out more then please do contact us on the following email general@arburycarnival.org


Congratulations to Alan Soer our Chairperson who last night was awarded a community award at the Cambridge News Community Awards for his work in the Arbury area and especially the Carnival.

****You can now follow us on Twitter and Instagram arburycarnival ****

Arbury Carnival 2017 will be the 40th anniversary,we are going to make it the best one yet!
The theme for it will be ' Celebrating 40 years of Carnival 'pick a decade from 1970's to present day, so the choice is yours! 70's glamrock,80's neon, there are endless possibilities.....keep checking on here and on our Facebook page for updates on how you can be involved.

Stall Allocations for 2016 have been sent out.  Full details available on the Stalls page.

All preparations going well.  We look forward to seeing you all on the day.

2016 stall booking forms now available - go to stalls page to download.

Theme for 2016 Carnival Announced

The theme for the 2016 Arbury Carnival is "Beach Party" so come along dressed for the beach and have a fun day.