Organised by Colchester Round Table and Ladies Circle, the carnival is back in town on Saturday 18th July.
This years procession is "Heroes and Villains" themed and they have been encouraging locall businesses to get involved in the carnival spirit.
As well as the procession, the guys and girls have organised a family fun day which will run in Castle park on the day from 11am until 8pm. Entertainment on the day will include performance activities on the stage, bandstand and in marquees throughout the day. There are also a range of family focussed activities including face painters, zorbing, bouncy castles, slides, karting bunee trampolines and a fantastic rodeo bull!
Find out more at the dedicated website colchestercarnival.com