A good day out in North London


Forty Hall & Estate annual events programme
January kicks off an exciting annual programme of events including Easter Egg hunts, Summer Jacobean Pageant, the Mayors Charity Fun Run and numerous performances.

Telephone: 020 8363 8196
Website: www.enfield.gov.uk/fortyhall

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Wood Green International Short Film Festival
Visit the website for further information on screenings, fringe events, workshops, activities and details for submitting your film.

Telephone: 020 8489 6903
Website: www.woodgreenfilmfestival.co.uk

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Edmonton Green Shopping
Centre ‘Sites and Sounds’ Festival: Includes art exhibitions throughout the centre plus other seasonal festivals. Family events explore Edmonton’s environment, architecture and creativity, showcasing local artists.

Telephone: 020 8379 1466

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Crouch End Open Studios
A fantastic day out! See professional fine artists exhibiting their works in venues all within walking distance of the Clock Tower, Crouch End.


Enfield Pageant of Motoring
and Collectors Bazaar: Popular classic motorshow exhibiting hundreds of classic cars, motorcycles and military vehicles with autojumble and general interest stalls, special displays, traditional fairground and refreshments. Enfield Playing Fields, Great Cambridge Road (A10), Enfield. EN1 3PL

Telephone: 020 8367 1898
Website: www.whitewebbsmuseum.co.uk

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Mill Hill Music Festival
This festival takes place in June at various venues around Mill Hill.

Telephone: 020 8953 5198
Website: www.millhillmusicfest.co.uk

East Finchley Festival
Popular free local festival with music stages, bar, stalls and children’s activities. Cherry Tree Woods, N2.

Website: www.eastfinchley.co.uk

Tottenham Community Festival and Carnival
Starting at Bruce Castle Park; a colourful display of music and festivities to celebrate Haringey’s diverse community.

Website: www.tottenhamcarnival.co.uk

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East Barnet Festival
Weekend free festival with three stages showing dance plus rock, folk and urban music, fun fair, stalls and children's activities. Also runs outdoor theatre programme in June and July. Oak Hill Park, Churchill Road EN4.

Website: www.eastbarnetfestival.org.uk

Finchley Community Festival
Local festival with parade, music programme and other activities. Victoria Park, Ballards Lane, N3.

Telephone: 07850 553513
Website: www.finchleycommunityfestival.co.uk Email: info@finchleycommunityfestival.co.uk

Hornsey Carnival
Lively procession of floats starting at Alexandra Palace in support of local charities and youth organisations.

Website: www.hornseycarnival.co.uk

New River Festival
Annual family friendly festival celebrating the river, the arts and the environment with visual, performing arts and educational activities, general and food stalls.

Telephone: 020 8379 1466
Website: www.enfield.gov.uk/artsandevents
Email: artsandevents@enfield.gov.uk

Enfield Homes Community Festivals
Various festivals held in local neighbourhoods throughout the summer months celebrating cultural diversity and promoting Enfield Homes.

Telephone: 020 8375 8197

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Friern Barnet Summer Show
Town show features display, performances and activities for all the family. Friary Park, Friary Lane N11.

Website: www.fbsummershow.co.uk

Multicultural Community Day
takes place during May half term Multicultural Centre, Algernon Road, Hendon NW4. 020 8202 3794

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Enfield Town Autumn Show
Parade leading to the Town Park which hosts arena events, stunts, stalls and displays. With horticultural and arts marquees with activities and children’s farm.

Telephone: 020 8379 1466
Website: www.enfield.gov.uk/artsandevents
Email: artsandevents@enfield.gov.uk

Open House London
The Capital’s largest free architectural showcase, celebrating design excellence. For one weekend annually 700 buildings open their doors to Londoners, including various North London venues.

Telephone: 020 3006 7008
Website: www.openhouse.org.uk

Watling Festival
Community Festival with stalls and music programme including local rock bands. Montrose Park, Watling Avenue, HA8

Telephone: 020 8959 8595

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The Chocolate Factory Open Studios
One of the largest events of its kind in London; with over 70 artists’ studios open to the public. www.collage-arts.org GFest - Gaywise LGBT Arts Festival Exhibitions, performances, workshops, films and much more. www.gaywisefestival.org.uk


Many of the venues listed offer special events during the festive season. Town centres have Christmas lights ceremonies often with special guests. Check venues, local newspapers and Council websites.

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