LATE MAY BANK HOLIDAY Weekend 25th ​- 27th May 2019




Wirksworth Carnival 2015

May Bank Holiday 23rd to 25th May 2015  
What's new in 2015

The Skate Jam

Throughout the day sessions will run at the Skatepark on Fanny Shaw playing fields for Skateboarders, Scooters and BMXers.  There will be Under 16 and over 16 sessions and prizes will be awarded for “best trick” “best flow” etc. Find out more at

Rock & Rail

“Rock & Rail @ Wirksworth Station” Music and fun for everyone, brought to you by Liam Barkley Smith and featuring local bands including the ever popular “Facsimile”.  Bar and food available, trains will be running up to Ravenstor station throughout the afternoon. Watch this space for more band announcements.

2015 raffle

The committee have now secured a gaming license to be able to sell advance tickets for our amazing raffle, so please get in contact with us if you wish to buy any, they are just £1 a ticket with all proceeds ploughed back into the carnival or donated to local charities.

Check out the raffle page for a list of the amazing prizes donated so far, again please contact the committee if you have a prize you'd like us to include

Thank you

The Wirksworth Parade Committee would like to say a 

Big “thank you” to the following for their support. 


Cloud IT Support

Finesse Home Improvements 

Wirksworth Town Council 

Coffee Drop 

Almark Garage 


Wirksworth Outdoors 

Paws and Plugs 

Wirksworth Brewery 

Wirksworth Fish Bar 


The Book Shop 

Totley Antiques 


Airr Clothing 


The Paper Shop 

Le Mistral 

Harrington Generators 

Wirksworth Pharmacy