In Pictures: Preston Caribbean Carnival 2014

Posted on - 29th June, 2014 - 9:27pm | Author - | Posted in - City Centre, Preston City Centre, Things to Do in and around Preston, What's On in Preston

Caribbean Carnival


It was a glorious day. The Sun was out and there was samba in the air.

The 40th Caribbean Carnival in Preston transformed the city streets into a sea of music, dance and outrageously colourful costumes.

Large crowds lined the route as the procession slowly wound its way from Moor Park, into the city centre, and back out again.

Everyone we talked to said this year the carnival was a huge success. The sunny weather a welcome bonus.

Caribbean Carnival

We posted some excellent readers photos earlier today. This is Blog Preston’s view of the Carnival, courtesy of Tony Worrall on Flickr. If you’re on our app click here to view the pictures.

Did you go to the Carnival? Take any pictures? Send them to and we’ll add them to the blog or add them to the Preston Flickr group

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