Washington Carnival

Traditional Washington Carnival
Saturday, September 16, 2017

Parade 9.45-10am

Event runs from 10am -4pm

Lots to keep the family entertained all day!

  • Backworth Colliery Brass Band
  • Dance and theatre group performances
  • Petting farm
  • Face painting
  • Disney princesses, Paw Patrol and Minions characters.
  • Circus skills activities
  • Funfair
  • Vintage vehicles
  • Go karts
  • Bouncy castles
  • Sports activities
  • Local heritage groups

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Did you know?

L.S. Lowry spent his holidays in Sunderland at Seaburn, painting scenes of the coast, port and coal mines. The city is the home to one of the best collections of L.S. Lowry paintings in England.

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