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Blandford Carnival

Blandford Carnival is an annual event usually held around the second saturday of September.
Look out for fair which is always housed in the field in front of the crown hotel, with a range of popular and exciting fairground attractions, with rides suitable for all ages.
The carnival has traditionally coincided with a Spot the oddity competition in local shop windows, which usually provides an entertaining walk around the town centre, sadly in 2007 a where in Blandford is this photograph competition replaced the spot the oddity which wasn’t the best idea to encourage non-local interest and participation. This years carnival is sponsored by Portafina IFA.

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