The Carnvial fun continues in Carrick this week

Fiona Heavey

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Fiona Heavey

The Carnvial fun continues in Carrick this week

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Carrick Carnival continues this week with daily fun and quirky events to keep you entertained.
The Carnival Night and Pig Racing returns to Main St tonight, Wednesday June 6 at 7pm with stilt walkers, fire eaters, monster slide, Gladiator challenge and the popular Pig Races! ** The Ball Race will be held after the pig race tonight.


Youth groups make a splash in the Shannon on Thursday, June 7 in water safety, diving, swimming and water polo.
Thursday night is all about the jazz on MoonRiver featuring The Old Market Street Swing Band (Tickets €15).


Prepare your tastebuds for Taste of Carrick on Friday, June 8 and sample delicious food and drink from around the region. Celebrity Chef Adrian Martin will be cooking up a storm too from 6-9pm.

Kids will love the Magic Sand Art in the Peoples Park from 2-5pm on Saturday, June 9 - suitable for kids from 3-12 years. Also Hillario Spillaci will be performing crazy antics in The Market Yard from 2.30pm - 4.30pm.
Saturday night The Red Hot Copy Peppers will be blasting out the tunes in the Courtyard, Murtaghs from 10pm - midnight.


The two big events of the weekend are the Spectacular Interactive Game Show Night in The Ballroom, Landmark Hotel. Tickets are €15 and you could get the chance to participate in 'Play Cour cards Right' or 'Supermarket Sweep.'
The Exploration Dome returns to Carrick Carnival by popular demand. The mobile planetarium is designed to explore science, astronomy, geology and geography in a fun and interactive way. €3pp at St Mary's Hall from 1-5pm.


Sunday will have a Kids Fun Day in the Peoples Park, Street Fest in Market Yard from 2-4pm and a big closing with music by Rakish from 4-6pm.
To stay up to date with events visit facebook/carrickcarnival