VIDEO: Taste of Rio comes to Mansfield

The Carnival came to Mansfield this weekend with Olympic and Paralympic celebrations.

Sunday, 25th September 2016, 1:27 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 1:56 pm
Mansfield Market Rio Day. Paralympians, Ollie Hynd and Charlotte Henshaw sign autographs for Chris Foreman and Sarah Williams.

Mansfield’s Market Place was transformed into Rio yesterday (Saturday, September 24) with carnival drummers, a Brazilian Samba dance workshop, Covent Garden Street Entertainer and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu demonstration.

Paralympians Ollie Hynd MBE and Charlotte Henshaw were also there doing autograph signings.

And there was was fun for all the family with a medal making craft activity and mini tennis sessions.

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Mansfield Market Rio Day. Paralympians, Ollie Hynd and Charlotte Henshaw sign autographs for Chris Foreman and Sarah Williams.
Mansfield Market Rio Day. Paralympians, Ollie Hynd and Charlotte Henshaw sign autographs for Chris Foreman and Sarah Williams.