VIDEO: Chapel St Leonards goes to the movies for carnival procession

Hundreds of people have flocked to Chapel St Leonards for a ‘Weekend at the Movies’ extravaganza.

Crowds lined the streets for today’s carnival procession which saw marching bands and even a parade of cheeky minis joining in the fun.

Crowds enjoying the entertainment on the Village Green at Chapel St Leonards Carnival. ANL-160708-164534001

Crowds enjoying the entertainment on the Village Green at Chapel St Leonards Carnival. ANL-160708-164534001

Floats were joined by the Ambassador Showband and the Skegness Junior Marching band and followed a route into the village and down Ancaster Avenue to the Phoenix Care Centre.

On the Village Green there was live entertainment and a variety of stalls and refreshments.

There were more stalls at the Village Hall, where there was a dog show, classic cars and a display by Berkley Owls.

The weekend of fun began on Thursday at the Grange in Ancaster Avenue, where the Carnival Queen and Princess competition was judged.

Saturday featured entertainment on the village green, beach games, a sandcastle competitions, a baby show at the Vine Hotel and a children’s party and magic show at the village hall.

* Don’t miss Wednesday’s Skegness Standard for our picture special