In 2016 we partnered with Global Carnival Centre for the National Carnival Conference. The weekend was filled with a variety of speakers and panellists from different disciplines within carnival explore various issues relating to carnival. Additionally open to Carnival Leaders and organisers, troupe leaders, artists, volunteers, public sector employees and arts organisations. Where there was also a networking and fundraising surgeries for anyone interested in progressing their Carnival aspirations.
Organisations who were involved:
EMCCAN and East Midlands Regional Carnivals
Global Carnival Centre
Arts Council England
Walk The Plank
British Flat Cap Company
Along with other organisations, companies and artists