Dorchester Carnival 2017

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Wessex FM will be at Dorchester Carnival on Saturday 17th June!

The theme for this year is 'A Night At The Movies', so the Wessex FM float will of course be playing some of the best music from the movies, with some famous faces on board!


Road Closures

There are rolling road closures around the town centre from 4:30-7pm.  Stay tuned to Wessex FM for any additional travel news on the day.


Look out for the Wessex FM float

Instant ReDress LogoWe'll be on board our 'Music From The Movies' float in the procession, which gets underway at 5:30pm!  We'll have some famous movie characters, and playing music from the movies they appeared in!

Our coverage of Dorchester Carnival is with the Plaza Cinema in Dorchester!

And our costumes have been kindly donated by Instant Redress of Bridport.

We'll be on board our float powered by Pro-Tow!


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Enter Dorchester Carnival

Visit the official website for all the information you need and to download an entry form


Brewery Square

There's a full programme of Carnival events in Brewery Square on Carnival Day:

10am – Black and white movies on Screen on the Square
12pm – Live music: Nina Garcia
1pm – Live music: Jack Daniels
2pm – Live music from Steve Wilson & Simon Fenton
3pm – Gym performance, judging ,dance and majorette displays followed by Mill Street Jazz Band
7:15pm – Silent Disco at Brewery Square with DJ Owen, £5 per person


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