Notting Hill MayFest  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 31ST MAY 2015

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Notting Hill MayFestThe annual Notting Hill MayFest, formerly known as the St John's Festival after the 19th century parish church which acts as its centrepiece, brings together traditional musicians and contemporary artists to showcase their talents over a fortnight in one of London's dreamiest areas. Now in its twelfth year, the event galvanises a diverse community through a programme of music, art and family activities. The year's festival opens on 1st May with a free-entry recital by critically acclaimed organist Stephen Farr on the restored organ at the beautiful St John's Church, on Lansdowne Crescent behind Holland Park. There are further free lunchtime recitals at St Peter's Notting Hill every Monday and at St John's every Thursday throughout May, the Notting Hill May Fair on Saturday 9th May, tours of Portobello and Golborne markets and a Mayflower Parade setting out at 12noon from St John's on Saturday 30th May.

 

About St John's Church Notting Hill

19th century church on the beautiful Lansdowne Crescent near Holland Park that hosts the annual Notting Hill MayFest. More about St John's Church Notting Hill

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Notting Hill MayFest  (c) Charlotte Fisher  

   
Notting Hill MayFest - (c) Charlotte Fisher

Notting Hill MayFest (c) Charlotte Fisher 


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Holland Park Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Notting Hill Gate Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
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Hornton Street Car Park
 
15 minutes walk
 
Arthur Court NCP
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Bach To Baby Family ConcertBach To Baby Family Concert2019-05-20T10:30:00+01002019-05-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
St John's Church Notting Hill,   Lansdowne Crescent  Notting Hill    W11 2NN
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