Disco Inferno

Thornbury Carnival ‘The Main Event’

Saturday 6th July 2024

Gates open at 11.00am (entry via High Street only)

Main Stage Entertainment (12.00pm to 11.00pm)

Variety Show (12.00pm-2.00pm)

Local talent on the main stage

Come along early and grab yourself a spot at the front to watch our talented locals take to the stage! The Variety Show will be co-hosted by Thornbury Radio’s Nigel Lane!

Battle of the Bands Winner (2.30pm-3.30pm)

Battle of the Bands Winner, Chris Auburn

Join us and let Chris Auburn, our Battle of the Bands competition winner, entertain you with classics from the last few decades, 60’s 70’s 80’s through to today.

Tattsyrup (4.00pm-5.00pm)


Longstanding local band, Tattsyrup, will be performing a range of ska classics guaranteed to get you on your feet and dancing!

Ed Sheeran Tribute (6.00pm-7.00pm)

Ed Sheeran

Christy Bullen will pay tribute to the iconic British singer known for hits such as Shape of You, Bad Habits, The A Team, and Lego House.

Fore Fighters (7.30pm-8.50pm)

Fore Fighters

Expect the Fore Fighters live show to be energetic and explosive as the band reproduces the raw power and dynamics of rock legends, the Foo Fighters.

DJ Set (8.50pm-9.30pm)

DJ Set

Back by popular demand, our high energy DJ set will help you get set for the headline act. We expect to see you throwing some serious shapes in front of the main stage!

Photo credit: Garry Holden, 2022

Disco Inferno (9.30pm-11.00pm)

Disco Inferno

Disco Inferno is the spectacular all singing, all grooving celebration of everything D.I.S.C.O. Expect a show full of glitter balls and good times. Who’s ready for the biggest get down in town?!

Performance times are approximate and Thornbury Carnival CIC reserves the right to add, withdraw or substitute artists, entertainment, and activities, and to vary the advertised programme and timings if necessary. Images used are indicative and for illustrative purposes only.

KidZone (11.00am to 5.00pm)

Thornbury Carnival’s KidZone includes lots of activities to keep our younger attendees entertained! Activities run throughout the day and much of the entertainment is included in the ticket price.

Activities are provided on a first come, first served basis. Additional charges apply for those activities marked with an asterisk*.

Circus Sensible Shows & Workshops (11.00am to 5.00pm)

Circus Sensible plate spinning workshop
Circus Sensible hula hoop workshop
Circus Sensible juggler

Circus Sensible will be running shows at 1.00pm and 3.00pm in our Big Top, as well as offering a variety of circus skills workshops from 11.00am to 5.00pm.

Face Painting (11.00am to 5.00pm)

Face painting

Children’s Craft Tent (11.00am to 5.00pm)

Scratch art mask

Weston Donkeys* (11.00am to 5.00pm)

Weston Donkeys

Photo credit: Garry Holden, 2022

Fairground Rides* (11.00am to 5.00pm)

Fairground rides

Photo credit: Garry Holden, 2019

Inflatables* (11.00am to 5.00pm)


Photo credit: Carriad Eager-Hobden, 2023

Show ‘n’ Shine (11.00am to 5.00pm)

Vintage Ford

Photo credit: Carriad Eager-Hobden, 2023


Photo credit: Carriad Eager-Hobden, 2023


Photo credit: Carriad Eager-Hobden, 2023

Mundy’s Village Stalls* (11.00am to 5.00pm)

Mundy's Village Stalls

Photo credit: Garry Holden, 2022

Charity Stall

Photo credit: Garry Holden, 2019

On Instagram

Keep up with news and photos on our Instagram account - don't forget to tag @ThornburyCarnival and #ThornburyCarnival in your snaps on the day!

Find Us

The map below shows the location of Thornbury Carnival on the Mundy Playing Fields. Entry for ticketholders is via The Close, off the High Street, near Star Legal.