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Welcome to the home of Appledore Pirates

48 years of shiver me timbers'

Sunday 18th of August 2019


  • Entries from 3pm
  • Judging from 3:20pm
  • Procession from 4pm

APPLEDORE PIRATES - Appledore Carnival 2019

The judging classes are:

Class 1: Walking Junior, Under 6 Years Old

Class 2: Walking Junior, 6-16 Years Old

Class 3: Walking Senior, Over 16's

Class 4: Family

Class 5: Public House

Class 6: performing arts

Class 7: Junior Tableaux, 0-16 Years Old

Class 8: Senior Tableaux, Over 16's

Class 9: John Bailey memorial cup (Overall Winners of Day)

Class 10: Penny Woolaway cup (Most outstanding individual of the day)

Have any photos, questions or have something to say, find us on Twitter @app.pirates and use #appledorepirates

Established: 1971

Welcome to our website, here you can find almost anything and everything that Appledore and the local surroundings has to offer

We are a non-for-profit organisation with a crew of local volunteers dedicated to the continuous support of our local community; by staging fundraising events and village activities. We raise our funds for local causes and charities of Appledore.


-Credit: Cris Masefield, Backfield fete 2017

THIS YEARS EVENTS: 2019

Appledore Carnival and after party

Crabbing competition

Halloween Family Bingo

Bonfire night

Pirate Party

Christmas BINGO

And much much more, visit our events tab for more...

For over forty years we have helped causes and charities close to our heart, such as: The senior citizens Christmas dinner, the church hall, Appledore community hall, Appledore football club, Appledore School.

Our Pirate Events Calendar is filled with a variety of activities and events including: Weekly Bingo, Carnival, Carnival Party, Crabbing competition, Fireworks Display, Torchlight Procession and much more.

Take a look at our Pirate Events Calendar to find out more

Come along and join us, have some fun and help us make a difference.

This is our bright bunch in today's weary world of grey...

Find out more here