Welcome to the Ilkley Carnival Official Website!

Whether you're mad for The Muppets, bonkers about Bake Off or enjoy watching the Woolpack, it's time to ditch the remote and celebrate the 2018 Ilkley Carnival theme, TV programmes.

From last year's Hollywood-inspired event to this year's small screen, the theme offers participants the chance to get their thinking caps on and get creative with TV related ideas for the May Day event.

Come down and join in the fun on 7 May 2018, see you there!

Details of where to buy tickets can be found here

If you'd like to sponsor, volunteer or support the 2018 event by joining the carnival committee, contact secretary Mari Hunt on

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Our Sponsors

We have many sponsors supporting us this year. You can see all the sponsors here and our main sponsors are below.

  • Aireborough Skip Hire
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Bradford Grammar School