It’s almost Carnivelo time again! This year kicks off in Castle Park at 2pm on Sunday 6 July.
It’ll be 5 years old this year, so we thought it was worth a look back at some of the more flabberghasting costumes that have graced the event in previous years.
The Pirate Queen
Linda’s costumes are always amazing, but this one is probably the best. Bonus points for getting into character.
Bit of a card
There’s an Alice in Wonderland feel to this one.
Keeping it Indy
This is just incredible, and gets bonus points for the liberal use of parcel tape. Unbelievably, this didn’t win the best costume prize that year, which shows how stiff the competition is.
So much winning here. I really hope this makes a reappearance at some point.
The Sopwith Camel
This makes me feel proud to be British. Although it is somewhat upstaged by…
This photo is actually from Devizes Carnival, but that’s close enough for me.
And we couldn’t finish this piece without mentioning
Just look at it. It’s been attending since the first year, and it’s still astonishing.