Due to COVID all East Midlands carnivals (Nottingham, Derby, Leicester and Northampton) were immediately cancelled.

For are regional carnival teams it was a challenging time as they had to create a new, creative and innovating ways to represent their carnivals and showcase their carnivals online. It was a summer of changes for the regional carnivals and the EMCCAN team but we have all pulled through. Here you can see the ways our regional carnivals celebrated virtually.