The MoonWalk London 2013

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 11TH MAY 2013

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Dates:
11th May 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Sat walk starts at 11pm
 
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£47.50 entry fee
 

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The MoonWalk London 2013The world's only Power Walking Marathon returns for its 16th Birthday. The MoonWalk attracts 15,000 participants and raises money for Walk the Walk, a breast cancer charity that makes grants available to support medical research but one that also funds emotional and physical care to those who already have cancer. This year's theme has yet to be announced but you can expect the walkers to stride out in some outrageous outfits; wearing a colourful decorated bra has become de rigueur on the walk, so look out for the most flamboyant. Those that set out from Battersea Power Station at 11pm get a fantastic evening tour past London's architectural highlights as well as the satisfaction of raising money for charity.

 

About Battersea Power Station

This riverside power station, the masterpiece of architect Giles Gilbert Scott, Grade II listed Battersea Power Station has taken on an iconic status in the capital. With its huge frame and four white smoke-stacks (two of which were built in 1933, the remaining two in 1955) protruding into the London sky, the construction initially received protests from those who felt the building was too large and would be an eyesore. More about Battersea Power Station

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Vauxhall Tube Station
 
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Riverside FeastRiverside FeastRiverside FeastSummer 2014 is the last time the public will have access to Battersea Pop-Up Park before the 42 acre redevelopment at Battersea Power Station begins and Street Feast has partnered with Everyman Cinema to create Riverside Feast, a summer-long food and film event held every Thursday to Sunday evening. Alongside top eats and a 1000-capacity covered ba20th August 2014Sunday 31st August 2014 Where:
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Heineken: Ignite LondonHeineken: Ignite London21st August 2014Thursday 21st August 2014 Where:
Battersea Power Station, 188  Kirtling Street      SW8 5BP
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The Fire GardenThe Fire GardenThe French collective, Carabosse, presents an installation-performance, which features dancing fire sculptures, flaming firepots, cascades of candles, music and sound.5th September 2014Saturday 6th September 2014 Where:
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Tate Britain 15 minutes walk from Battersea Power Station

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Comedy | On 20th August 2014 

Royal Vauxhall Tavern 17 minutes walk from Battersea Power Station

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