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LibertyBus is operating a normal weekday service, throughout the day, on Thursday 8 August – Battle of Flowers
On Thursday, 8 August, Victoria Avenue will be transformed into an array of brilliantly decorated floats, dancers and entertainers for the Jersey Battle of Flowers in the afternoon. LibertyBus will be running a normal weekday service, throughout the day. However, due to the floats travelling to town from all the Parishes throughout the morning, and the Avenue being closed to all traffic in the afternoon, please expect possible delays on all routes due to traffic congestion and road closures.
On the evening of Friday, 9 August, the Battle of Flowers Moonlight Parade on Victoria Avenue will be starting from 18:00. Please expect possible delays inbound and outbound from the early evening due to traffic congestion and road closures.
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Visiting Jersey? Please see below for more information about the Jersey Battle of Flowers, including pricing and opening times, or visit www.jersey.com
Jersey Battle of Flowers Parade
This year the annual Jersey Battle of Flowers will take place on Thursday 8 and Friday 9 August 2013.
First staged in 1902 in celebration of a Royal Coronation the Jersey Battle of Flowers has since grown over the past century and more to become one of the largest floral carnivals in Europe and without doubt a major highlight in the Island’s varied summer calendar of festivals and events.
Undoubtedly one of the most spectacular carnivals in Europe. Enjoy the spectacle of flower festooned floats, musicians, dancers and entertainers providing a tremendous atmosphere for one of the highlights in our summer events calendar.
Price: From £7.00 - £32.00
When: Thursday 08/08/2013
Where: Victoria Avenue, St. Helier
Contact: Battle of Flowers Association
Tel: +44 (0) 1534 730178
The Jersey Battle of Flowers Funfair
The Jersey Battle of Flowers Funfair is on the St Helier Waterfront next to Les Jardins de la Mer. Amongst the variety of rides, games and stalls, the 200 feet high 'Sky Swing' can be ridden.
An International Food Village will also be on the site between Monday 5th and Sunday 11th August with a number of Jersey restaurants and catering companies participating, representing a variety of cuisine, including Portuguese, Italian, Polish and Thai. (Some evenings the site will be open until 23:30, please visit the Battle of Flowers website below for further details).
Price: From £1.00 - £4.00
When: 26/07/2013 - 11/08/2013
Where: St Helier Waterfront, Jardins de la Mer, St. Helier
Contact: Jersey Tourism:
Tel: +44 (0) 1534 448877
Website: www.battleofflowers.com/event/battle-fu fair/
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