EVENING PROCESSION ENTRY FORM
"Get involved and have some fun! Frome Carnival accepts entrants of all types and sizes, from walking entrants, to small vehicles right up to large floats…"

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Classes And Prize Money For All Competitors

Vehicle Classes
Prize Money
1. OPEN TABLEAU. (The Jennings Cup.) 1st. £120. 2nd. £60. 3rd. £30. Attendance money for unplaced entries £20
2. OPEN COMIC. (The Frome Selwood Cup) 1st. £120. 2nd. £60. 3rd. £30. Attendance money for unplaced entries £20
3. OPEN FEATURE. (The Beswick Cup) 1st £120. 2nd. £60. 3rd. £30. Attendance money for unplaced entries £20
4. JUVENILE. (The Huckyduck Shield) Up to and including 16 years only 1st £120. 2nd. £60. 3rd. £30. Attendance money for unplaced entries £20
5. LOCAL. (The Don Eames Cup) Frome based entries only. 1st. £60. 2nd. £40. 3rd. £20. Attendance money for unplaced entries £10
6. TRADE. (The Carnival Trade Cup) One vehicle per firm. £25 entrance fee
7. GROUP OF MASQUERADERS WITH PROPS. (The Chameleon Rose Bowl) 1st. £50. 2nd. £30. 3rd. £20. Attendance money for unplaced entries £10

Walking Classes
Prize Money
8. JUVENILE GROUP OF MASQUERADERS. (The Violet & Stanley Pleasants Cup)

Up to & inc 16 years. Lights and music allowed on accompanying undecorated vehicle.

1st. £20. 2nd. £12. 3rd. £8. Attendance money for unplaced entries £5
9. ADULT GROUP OF MASQUERADERS. (The Amor Cup)

Over 16 years. Lights and music allowed on accompanying undecorated vehicle

1st. £20. 2nd. £12. 3rd. £8. Attendance money for unplaced entries £5
10. PAIRS, Adult or Juvenile. (The Woodland Carnival Cup) 1st. £20. 2nd. £12. 3rd. £8. Attendance money for unplaced entries £5
11. LOCAL MASQUERADER(S). (The Home in Frome Trophy)

All Ages, Non Motorised, Props Allowed. Frome Theme, with low carbon footprint (LED lights

1st. £20. 2nd. £12. 3rd.£8. Attendance money for unplaced entries £5
12. JUVENILE MASQUERADER (The Carab Carnival Cup)

Up to and including 16 years. Wheeled accessories (pushed or pulled by hand) allowed where appropriate to costume.

1st. £20. 2nd. £12. 3rd. £8. Attendance money for unplaced entries £5
13. ADULT MASQUERADER (The Frome Carnival Cup

Over 16 years. Wheeled accessories (pushed or pulled by hand) allowed where appropriate to costume.

1st. £20. 2nd. £12. 3rd. £8. Attendance money for unplaced entries £5
14. MISCELLANEOUS. (The Oasis Carnival Cup) non-trade.

Can be with masqueraders also decorated trolley or cart.

1st. £30. 2nd. £15. 3rd. £12. Attendance money for unplaced entries £10

Assembly and Route

The Procession will assemble on the Marston Trading Estate. Local vehicle entries please enter the Estate via Sainsbury‘s. Non local vehicle entries must use the Frome By-Pass, coming into Frome from the Shepton Mallet roundabout on the B3090. Turn right at the Sainsbury‘s roundabout and left at the next roundabout. Vehicles to assemble by 18.00 pm. Entries arriving on foot should go to the Thomson‘s (Manor Road) car park by 18.15 pm. Procession commences at 19.00 pm.

Procession Route: via the Butts, Butts Hill, Bath Street, Market Place, North Parade, Berkley Road, Badgers Hill and finishing at the Show Field. Vehicles may then continue to Brunel Way and park up.


Judging

Judging will be en-route. Details of the judging procedure will be sent with your Class Cards on receipt of a completed entry form.


Judging Categories

(All Categories Marked Out Of 20.)

Classes 1 To 5. Float Build up & Decoration, Costume & Make-up, Tableau/Feature/Comic Effect, Lighting Effect, Appropriate Music and Overall Effect

Class 6. Trade. Vehicle Decoration, Lighting Effect and Overall Effect.

Classes 7, 11, & 14. Build-up & Decoration, Costume & Make-up, Lighting Effect, Appropriate Music, Entertainment & Overall Effect.

Classes 8 & 10,.12 & 13. Costume & Make-up, Presentation, Entertainment Value & Overall Effect


Presentations Frome Town Football Club

All Prize Cards, Trophies and Prize Money will be presented to the winning entries at the Frome Town Football Club after the Procession. The trophies and Cups are to be held for one year. All competitors are invited to attend, no tickets needed.


Special Awards

The Overall Best from classes 1 to 5 will receive the Butler & Tanner Social Club Cup.

The Overall Best from classes 9 and 13 will receive the Arthur Cornish Cup.

The Most Entertaining Comic Entry in the Procession will receive the Staplemead Cup.

The Overall Best from classes 8 and 12 will receive the Frome Colts Juvenile Masqueraders Cup.

The entry judged to have the Best Costumes from classes 1,2,3,4, & 5 will receive the Carnival Shield .

The second place Best Costumes will receive the Runner Up Shield

The Best Turned Out Local Majorette Troupe in the Procession will receive the Rotary Polio Plus 1987 Shield.

The Best Local Wessex Circuit Entry will receive the Roy Butler MBE Cup.

The Best Dressed Driver of a Decorated Towing Vehicle will receive the Aliens C.C. Cup

The Best Turned Out Non-Local Majorette Troupe in the Procession will receive the Frome Carnival Majorette Shield.

The entry judged to have the Best Costumes from classes 7 to 14 will receive the Town Crier Best Costume Cup.

One Entry chosen, will receive the Town Crier Spirit of Carnival Cup.

The Best Dressed Collector will receive the Frome Carnival Collectors Cup.

The Best Dressed Group of Collectors will receive the Roy Barnes Cup.

The Best Marching Band will receive the Whitlock Shield.

The Arcadia Cup will be awarded to the entry judged to have the most originality.