Pearly Kings and Queens Harvest Festival

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 29TH SEPTEMBER 2013

ADDRESS
Guildhall, Gresham Street, City, City of, London EC2P 2EJ†
TELEPHONE
Dates:
29th September 2013
OPENING TIMES
1pm
PRICES
Free

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Pearly Kings and Queens Harvest FestivalEach year London's Pearly Kings & Queens come together to welcome the new season in style - and boy what a style they have, with extravagant Smother Suits covered top to toe in sparkly buttons, badges and glitter. The free festival starts in the afternoon at 1pm at Guildhall Yard before a parade to St Mary-le-Bow church for a harvest festival service. No doubt the celebrations will then continue with some pints of ale and plates of jellied eel at an East End boozer - perhaps interspersed with a spot of Morris dancing. Offerings are donated to the Whitechapel Mission, a charity aiming to help those caught in poverty. A second Pearly Kings & Queens Harvest Festival is held on Sunday 20th October in Covent Garden, starting at 10am in St Paul's Church.

About Guildhall

Since the Middle Ages the Guildhall has been the centre of Government for the City of London. The current building has stood in the geographical centre of the Square Mile since 1411. It holds the accolade of being the only stone secular building to survive first the Great Fire and then the Blitz. More about Guildhall

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Moorgate Tube Station
4 minutes walk
Bank Tube Station
4 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Whitechapel Overground Station
25 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Q-Park Bucklesbury House
4 minutes walk
Barbican Centre 22 Legion
6 minutes walk

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