Ongoing throughout the festival; launch events on Saturday 1 June at 3pm and 4pm
Festival Opening Fun at Old Laundry Yard with Open Cell & Friends
Come and join us for a fun filled afternoon at the Old Laundry Yard, hosted by HF ArtsFest, Open Cell & Friends. Find out more about the festival and what’s on offer for the next 9 days. Families welcome!
Join us for this special all-day Kirtan chanting in aid of the homeless Kirtan. This all day, all for love festival will run over 10 hours with over 20 inspirational leaders, including Nikki Slade and Sivani Mata Francis with Tabla Tom.
Crafting a culture to save our planet - workshop and art show
Art Exhibition on sustainable art and fashion & Workshop: Help the earth through craftsmenship and art: Bring old magazines, fallen bits of nature or old item of clothing to workshop with artists who are up-cycling and innovating products that work in harmony with nature! Witness a live art pieces and demonstrations from sustainable fashion industry professionals throughout the week.
BassCultureUK are bringing parts of their amazing exhibition about Jamaican music in London and UK to West London's most legendary record shop Peckings. Drop in to see pictures, posters and flyers on display AND come and share your own connection!
Wednesday 5 and Friday 7 June, 9.45am, 10.30am and 11.30am
Music House for Children
The JOY of Performing - Opening Night
Come and experience an evening of JOY where we explore performance. Take the opportunity to be part of an Open Workshop for Amici, as well as see performances from West London College Performing Arts & Richard Downes.
Event curator Michelle Brooks hosts Nubian Tales, the first gathering of artists who come together to share stories, poems and recollections of their time in the UK from the 50s to the 70s. Including some surprise guests.
PHOTO POP-UP: Get your pics holiday and festival ready!
Bring a camera and get your photos ready for holiday and festival season! Learn how to get the best from your pics and be camera-confident. This interactive workshop covers all the tools for better pictures; includes settings, photo composition examples, and participants will be outside for part of the session.