Carnival 2021

Wells ‘Virtual’ Carnival 2021

As you all know the Carnival Committee made the extremely difficult decision, earlier this year, to cancel Wells Carnival 2021.

Don’t for one minute think we have been twiddling our thumbs though – we still have a few activities lined up for you to keep this year’s Carnival spirit alive
(click here for a full details).

See below for the full range of printable quizzes & competitions and click on the following link for details on how to order your very own ‘Carnival in a Box’

In addition, our Wells Carnival 2021 wristbands will be available to buy, after 17th July, from Goldings (Staithe Street), Ele & Me, (corner of Bolts Close), Blue Skies Campsite, Stiffkey Road, Wells, our lovely ladies in Wells Post Office (Station Road) and from various outlets in the town.

Alternatively email: with the quantity required, we will send you our BACs details for payment, and on receipt we will pop them in the post to you – £1.50 per wristband plus £1.00 p&p (max 20 wristbands).


The Mystery of the Ship’s Biscuit! – A walking, mystery quiz around Wells

What 3 words Quiz – a walking quiz around Wells, using the What3Words smartphone app

Wells Wander 2021– a gentle walking quiz visiting the nooks and crannies of Wells

From 24th July 2021

Eurognomes 2021– spot the Euro England players, disguised as gnomes, hiding in the shop windows around Wells

Spot the Pirate – Help the ‘Crew’ track down the 20 naughty pirates hidden around Wells

If you’re unable to visit Wells, do not despair, as we have a selection of quizzes that can be downloaded and completed at home:

Nature Quiz

Nature Quiz Answers



Crossword Answers


 Emoji Quiz

Emoji Quiz Answers


 General Knowledge Quiz

General Knowledge Quiz Answers

 Carnival in a box

 click link above to order your very own ‘Carnival in a Box’ – all you need to add is imagination, refreshments & music

NB:  An over 12’s/adult craft is also available to order separately

The Black Shuck Virtual Tasting Event supports Wells Carnival.


Sign up for this virtual event on the Black Shuck website

The event will take place at 7pm on August 5th.  A few days prior to the event you will be sent your own tasting box of Black Shuck goodies.

The box costs £40, is suitable for 1 or 2 sharing and will include:

  • 5 Black Shuck Miniatures (50ml)
  • 5 Fever Tree Tonics
  • Snacks
  • Other Black Shuck Surprises and Goodies

You will also receive Link to a private Zoom event.

On the night of August 5th Patrick and Sarah will take you behind the scenes at Black Shuck HQ (via zoom) whilst taking you through the contents of your box.

Patrick & Sarah Saunders
Black Shuck Ltd
07867 817618

Wells Maltings

The Maltings have kindly taken on a selection of the 2021 Carnival bookings, and will run them alongside their enhanced programme, in what would have been Carnival Week.  These include:

Tennessee Stud. – Sunday 1st August  – country music

DOT Production – Wednesday 4th August – Jayne Ayre

Old Time Sailors – Friday 6th August – a flashmob musical show.

Pennyless – Sunday 8th August – live folk music

For further details on the events and booking information please visit the Maltings website:  or call 01328 710885

Don’t forget to share your ‘Carnival’ pictures – either through fb, Instagram or WhatsApp  07920 065363

See you in 2022 – Friday 29th July – Sunday 7th August inclusive: