Chairman of the Warton Carnival Day Committee Nicole Partridge said: It was a proper daft, silly, fun day where everyone could just let their hair down and really enjoy themselves.
And despite the drizzle the Warton Carnival was a hit for the village which wants to bring the tradition back on an annual basis.
We started with a parade that went through the village. It was composed of a lot of community groups including Morris dances and dance groups. Then we went to Bridges Playing Field where we were joined by Cubbins Fair. We had 32 stalls from local businesses who took a chance on us bringing back this event - which will hopefully now also be a future tradition. And even though it rained having faith in us paid off. On the field we then had an entertainment programme with singers, a dance display, workouts that people could join in with. "There was alsoa little sports day with bean bag races and a tug of war for adults and children. The Warton Carnival came back this year after the committee members reinvented the Warton Club Day which last took place in 1988.