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Barnaby Parade

The much-loved Barnaby Parade – now with added street theatre! As always, the Barnaby Parade is the centrepiece of the first Saturday of the Festival. Expect a spectacle of costume, colour and creativity as groups from across Macclesfield bring their interpretation of the Roots/Routes theme to the streets of the town. To mark the 100th anniversary of the first women

Barnaby Parade – register today!

The first Saturday of Barnaby, Saturday 16th June, is traditionally Parade day, and 2018 is no exception. If you’re involved with a local group, this is your chance to be a part of one of the best town parades in the country! Whether you’re a regular participant or a newcomer, it’s easy to get started. Parade organisers Macclesfield Community Art

Join the Barnaby Space Parade! UPDATED!

COUNTDOWN TO THE PARADE, AN UPDATE! It’s very exciting as we get nearer and nearer to the day of the Barnaby Carnival Parade (at 1pm on Saturday 18th June). We have had lots of groups coming in to Artspace to help in the Star Factory and the floats are beginning to fill up the space. There is still time to

Barnaby Seeks Ten Thousand Stars For 2016 Parade

The Carnival Parade is the centrepiece community event of Barnaby Festival and takes place on Saturday 18 June, 2016. John Hartshorn, carnival director for Macclesfield Barnaby Festival 2016 is a man on a mission – following the theme of ‘Space’, the passionate parade leader is calling on Maxonians to get behind the parade to craft 10,000 stars. John explains:“We want the

Barnaby Parade 2016 Launch

Space: the biggest, noisiest, most colourful Barnaby Parade yet! Barnaby Festival combines forces with Community ArtSpace at 7pm on Tuesday 20 October for the Barnaby Parade Launch. One of Macc’s newest creative charities, ArtSpace grew from the team who came together as part of the Barnaby Festival to put on the Parade.  It’ll also be celebrating its second birthday on the top floor of the Arsenal Mill,

Big Weekend – Saturday 16 June

Market Place, in the centre of town, comes alive to the sounds of the Barnaby Big Weekend on Saturday 16 June and Sunday 17 June. Everyone’s welcome, everything is entirely FREE, and no tickets are required (except for the LEGO robotics)! There’s music on the outdoor stage throughout the day from some of our favourite local music and dance groups,