The Parade

The Macclesfied Barnaby Parade is the centrepiece of the first Saturday of the Festival, a time when community groups, schools, families, individuals… can come together and celebrate everything Macclesfield has to offer: its history, its scenery, its creativity, its contrariness! The very things that make our town special.

Barnaby is working with partners including Macclesfield Community ArtSpace to begin to organise a return to our physical parade in June 2022. Further details on the theme and sign-up will be available soon.

In the meantime if  you want to get involved in organising the Parade in 2022 you can contact us at parade@barnabyfestival.org.uk address

You can find out about some of the themes and great ideas from previous festivals at their website.

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