The Deighton Carnival 18th year Anniversary takes place on Sat June 29th 2018 at the Deighton Centre in Huddersfield.


The theme for the 2019 event is “Deighton’s Heritage ” celebrating and showcasing the positive work that has been done in the area and the changes that have happened over the years.


Many new and exciting projects/activities are planned for this year’s Carnival, including the Roots and Culture Arena, comprising of arts and crafts, different cultural music to suit all tastes in a relaxed chilled atmosphere.

The Carnival procession will again be vibrant and very colourful with many new groups taking part.


The opening of the Carnival which will take place at 1pm with the cutting of the ribbon to start the procession. This will make its way around the Ashbrow Ward arriving back at the centre at approx 2pm, where the field activities will already be in full swing.

The stage show line up will be announced nearer the time.


Howard Belafonte, the Deighton Carnival Events Co Ordinator says:

“After the overwhelming success of the 2018 Carnival which attracted a turnout of  well over 6,000 people during the day, another fun packed family day out is planned and promised.”


The traditional Carnival activities again will be all be there, Carnival procession, Stage show, (showcasing local talent in the area), plus the sports activities, five a side football tournament, Basketball, netball and Table Tennis.


As soon as the 2019 event has finished, planning starts straight away for the 2020 Deighton Carnival.


Please feel free to send me your ideas or why not join the Carnival Committee.

Call me on  07714 743405 or 01484 516444      


or simply call in at the Chestnut Centre or Northfield Centre for a chat.


Look out for more information.  


The next Deighton Carnival takes place on

June 29th 2019.



Howard Belafonte on

Tel: 07714 743405

or email: