Join the MC18 Parade today! Since the Morecambe Carnival returned in 2014 the parade has seen amazing floats from all over the Morecambe community.

Being a part of the Morecambe Carnival Parade is an amazing experience, it's a great way to raise awareness for your team, club, business or cause as well as joining in an amazing celebration with Morecambe community.

The Morecambe Carnival Parade welcomes entries from:

  • Schools
  • Community Groups
  • Sports Clubs and Teams
  • Businesses
  • Clubs and Societies
  • Marching Bands
  • Charities

Entering a float is easy. Just fill in the form below and the Morecambe Carnival Team will be in touch.

Mini Floats (new for 2018) - Anything pushed or pulled like a wheelbarrow or cart.
Motorised - Wagons, Trucks, Flatbeds, pulled Trailers etc.
Walking / Band - Marching Bands, Uniform Groups, Dance Groups.

Only successful float entries are subject to a fees, made payable to The Morecambe Carnival. Walking / Motorised £25 / £100 for a business. Mini floats £10. No payment is due now.

  • All motorised floats will require insurance and MOT which must be presented at least 28 days prior to the Carnival.
  • All floats are limited to a maximum weight of 7.5 tonnes.
  • All motorised floats will require a written risk assessment - Carnival Organising Committee can offer assistance with this as required.
  • ALL float entries will be required to supply at least two volunteer stewards to accompany float prior to and during the parade.
  • Mini Floats such as wheelbarrows and carts may not carry passengers.
  • Submitting this form does not guarantee a place in the carnival. Successful entrants will be informed soon, upon which the appropriate fee will be required to complete the entry.


Please fill out the form as completely as you can. If you have questions please click CONTACT US above.

Contact Details

We need to know who's in charge of your float entry - this will be our point of contact



Contact Phone Number


Details of Group / Organisation / Company



Type of Organisation

Please note that if your entry is successful an admin fee of £25 (£100 for businesses) is payable to The Morecambe Carnival. No payment is required now, and you are not committed to enter a float if your entry is successful.

Organisation description (including charity / registration number)

Details of Float

Please enter as much detail as possible.

Type of Float
WalkingMarching BandMotorised (7.5 Tonne Limit)Mini Float

Estimated Number of Participants (Children)

Estimated Number of Participants (Adults)

Float Description (Please be as descriptive as possible in describing your float design idea)

Estimated No of Stewards (please note for safety reasons the minimum number of stewards per float is 2 with the exception of Mini Floats)

Special Requirements / Extra Details