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Calling FestivalWith Hard Rock International no longer the sponsors, Hard Rock Calling has been renamed to the Calling Festival which returns to London for its ninth year this June. Relocating from the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to Clapham Common, this year's festival sees Aerosmith headline the Saturday and Stevie Wonder the Sunday. Further acts on the line-up include Joe Banamassa, Jack Johnson, Paloma Faith, Thunder and Lonely The Brave.

 

About Clapham Common

With 220 acres of green space, Clapham Common has often been associated with young professionals who sip champagne and eat salmon out of their wicker picnic hampers. In fact, the park is as diverse as it is vast. Crammed with kite flyers, joggers, cyclists and children it is one of the most popular spaces in south London. More about Clapham Common

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Clapham South Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Clapham Common Tube Station
 
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Wandsworth Road Railway Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
 
 
 

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Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel & Spa
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £136  38% off
354 Queenstown Road, SW8 | 28 minutes from Calling Festival
Situated along the River Thames, opposite Battersea Park, Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel is the first UK hotel from the Portuguese Pestana Hotels and Resorts Group. The ... More
 
 
 
The Chelsea Harbour Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £144  38% off
Chelsea Harbour, SW10 | 35 minutes from Calling Festival
Now owned by Millennium Hotels and Resorts, The Chelsea Harbour is a 5 star luxury all-suite hotel ideally located for both business and leisure travellers. It ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Chelsea
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  35% off
Imperial Road, SW6 | 35 minutes from Calling Festival
Located at Imperial Wharf, the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel London - Chelsea is nearby to the chic Kings Road and Chelsea Harbour. Famous London attractions ... More
 
 
 
 
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London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th August 2017
Calling Festival, Windmill Drive, SW4 | Same location as Calling Festival
Now a firm favourite on the London festival calendar, South West Four is back for two days of dance music and big names over the Bank ...More
 
 
 
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House of Common
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 29th August 2016 - 12noon-10.30pm
Calling Festival, Windmill Drive, SW4 | Same location as Calling Festival
After the roaring success of last year's House of Common, Madness return to headline their own festival on Clapham Common on the August bank holiday weekend. ...More
 
 
 
Madness
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 28th August 2017 - 12noon
Calling Festival, Windmill Drive, SW4 | Same location as Calling Festival
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Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Lavender Hill, SW11 | 13 minutes from Calling Festival
Carrying many of London's best fringe productions, the Battersea Arts Centre is one of the best off-West End theatres and art venues in the capital. A ... More
 
 
 
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Clapham Comedy Club @ The Bread & Roses
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Bread & Roses pub, 68 Clapham Manor Street, SW4 | 14 minutes from Calling Festival
Resident comperes Leanne Scott and Sion James host monthly shows (usually on the first Thursday of every month) in this wonderfully friendly and intimate comedy club ... More
 
 
 
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Rise of the Idiots @ The Exhibit
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Exhibit, 12 Balham Station Road, SW12 | 21 minutes from Calling Festival
Based at The Exhibit Pub in Balham, the Rise of the Idiots Comedy Club runs monthly nights (last Sunday of each month) showcasing the very best ... More
 
 
 
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Khadambi Asalache House (575 Wandsworth Road)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
575 Wandsworth Road, SW8 | 16 minutes from Calling Festival
The hand-carved fretwork interior of this modest, early 19th-century, terraced house make it one of the most unusual and inspiring in London. 575 Wandsworth Road was ... More
 
 
 
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Brixton Windmill
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Windmill Gardens, Brixton Hill, SW2 | 24 minutes from Calling Festival
Brixton Hill was still relatively rural when the Brixton Windmill was built in 1816 by John Muggeridge and Sons and the area remained largely agricultural until ... More
 
 
 
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Oasis Adventure Playground
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Larkhall Lane, SW8 | 26 minutes from Calling Festival
The excellent Oasis Adventure Playground provides supervised adventure play sessions for local children aged 6 to 16 who can zip down the zip wire, ... More
 
 
 
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Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Shop E, Westbury Parade, Nightingale Lane, SW4 | 7 minutes from Calling Festival
This branch of Moxon's fishmongers is handily placed for anyone using Clapham South underground station. It's a friendly shop stocking ethically sourced sardines, mackerel, plaice fillets ... More
 
 
 
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M Moen & Sons
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
24 The Pavement, SW4 | 9 minutes from Calling Festival
This very British butcher's, founded in 1971 by Maurice Moen and run by his son Garry, is traditional in the best sense of the word. Meat ... More
 
 
 
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Ginger Pig
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
55 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 10 minutes from Calling Festival
Renowned as one of London's top butcher's, the Ginger Pig continues its expansion across London with this Clapham shop. The store on Abbeville Road has two ... More
 
 
 
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Fields
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
2 Rookery Road, Clapham Common, SW4 | 5 minutes from Calling Festival
An all-day cafe on Clapham Common located next to the skate park on Rookery Road SW4, Fields is the brainchild of Julian Porter, who at the ... More
 
 
 
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The Rookery
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
69 Clapham Common Southside, SW4 | 6 minutes from Calling Festival
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glowlounge
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
6 Cavendish Parade, SW4 | 7 minutes from Calling Festival
The menu mixes excellent coffee and cakes mix with generous and properly tasty breakfast and brunchy items. The smoothies are delicious, if a little overpriced. This ... More
 
 
 
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Le Club Tricolore
London > Education > Cookery Courses
10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 11 minutes from Calling Festival
Get the kids interested in learning can be difficult, especially with regards to a foreign language. However, if they start at a young age what can ... More
 
 
 
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The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 12 minutes from Calling Festival
It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
 
 
 
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Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, Battersea, London SW11 | 33 minutes from Calling Festival
The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ... More
 
 
 
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Oasis Nature Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Larkhall Lane, SW4 | 26 minutes from Calling Festival
Oasis runs a children's Nature Garden, a karting project and an Adventure Playground all in and around the same corner east of Larkhall Park in Stockwell. ... More
 
 
 
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London > Leisure > Attractions for Kids
Battersea Park, SW11 | 28 minutes from Calling Festival
Release your inner gorilla at Go Ape and climb among the tallest tree tops in Battersea Park. This particular ... More
 
 
 
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Battersea Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Albert Bridge Road, Battersea Park, Battersea, London SW11 | 29 minutes from Calling Festival
Situated on the south side of the Thames, facing Chelsea, Battersea Park caters for everyone within its 200-acre space. Firstly, there's lots of water - ... More
 
 
 
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Gigalum
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
7 - 8 Cavendish Parade, Clapham South, SW4 | 8 minutes from Calling Festival
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The Abbeville
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
67-69 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 10 minutes from Calling Festival
Clapham locals flock to this excellent gastropub on the weekends, when it's advisable to book a table. They come for the food and also because the ... More
 
 
 
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The Bobbin
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
The Bobbin, 1-3 Lillieshall Road, SW4 | 11 minutes from Calling Festival
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The King of Ladies Man
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Breakfast Club, 5-9 Battersea Rise, SW11 | 12 minutes from Calling Festival
Now that enough people have successfully found The Mayor of Scaredy Cat Town, accessed via a Smeg fridge in the Spitalfields branch, The Breakfast Club have ... More
 
 
 
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Little Bird Battersea
London > Nightlife > Bars
1 Battersea Rise, SW11 | 12 minutes from Calling Festival
Sip cocktails and take in the quirky interiors of Little Bird which combine wallpaper hand-painted with birds ... More
 
 
 
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The Craft Beer Co. Clapham
London > Nightlife > Bars
128 Clapham Manor Street, SW4 | 14 minutes from Calling Festival
With numerous branches in London and further afield, the Craft Beer Co. is an award-winning bar that serves a vast number of speciality beers from independent ... More
 
 
 
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The Battersea Barge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 32 minutes from Calling Festival
In the shadow of the Battersea Power Station, the Battersea Barge is a unique venue that's open daily for food, drink and ... More
 
 
 
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Chelsea Physic Garden
London > Business > Venue Hire
66 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 36 minutes from Calling Festival
The largest fruiting olive tree in Britain and the world's northern-most outdoor grapefruit tree call the historic Chelsea Physic Gardens home. Hidden behind towering brick walls, ... More
 
 
 
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National Army Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 37 minutes from Calling Festival
With ten, widely different and uniquely versatile rooms, the National Army Museum can help you hold your event, your way. Plan your party in Victorian splendour, ... More
 
 
 

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South West FourSouth West FourSouth West FourNow a firm favourite on the London festival calendar, South West Four is back for two days of dance music and big names over the Bank Holiday weekend. This year's Saturday headliner is Pendulum with further performances from Eric Prydz, Sigma, MK, and Maya Jane Coles and Heidi. Sunday, meanwhile, welcomes Deadmau5 to headline, back in London for th2017-08-26T00:00:00+01002017-08-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Clapham Common,   Windmill Drive      SW4 9DE
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event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Festivals
DATES  Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th August 2017
VENUE  Clapham Common 
Now a firm favourite on the London festival calendar, South West Four is back for two days of dance music and big names over the Bank Holiday weekend. This year's Saturday headliner is Pendulum with further performances from Eric Prydz, Sigma, MK, and Maya Jane Coles and Heidi. Sunday, meanwhile, welcomes Deadmau5 to headline, back in London for th... More about this event
 
House of CommonHouse of CommonHouse of CommonAfter the roaring success of last year's House of Common, Madness return to headline their own festival on Clapham Common on the August bank holiday weekend. The band has brought together 20 like-minded bands and DJs for the one-day event. Joining Madness for the second edition is Craig Charles, Rodigan, De La Soul, Soul II Soul, Toddla T, The Skat2017-08-28T00:00:00+01002017-08-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Clapham Common,   Windmill Drive      SW4 9DE
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event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Funk & Ska
PRICING  £42.19 (£37.50 Ticket + £4.69 Fees)
DATES  Monday 29th August 2016 - 12noon-10.30pm
VENUE  Clapham Common 
After the roaring success of last year's House of Common, Madness return to headline their own festival on Clapham Common on the August bank holiday weekend. The band has brought together 20 like-minded bands and DJs for the one-day event. Joining Madness for the second edition is Craig Charles, Rodigan, De La Soul, Soul II Soul, Toddla T, The Skat... More about this event
 
MadnessMadnessHailing from Camden, the ska septet continue to perform with their most recognised line-up led by Graham 'Suggs' McPherson, performing their classic hits such as House Of Fun, Nightboat To Cairo and One Step Beyond.2017-08-28T12:00:00+01002017-08-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Clapham Common,   Windmill Drive      SW4 9DE
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