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Notting Hill Carnival®

25th - 26th August

Carnival Culture in the Park 2023

Carnival Culture in the Park 2023

Situated in the beautiful surroundings of Holland Park, Opera Holland Park, Carnival Village Trust and Kensington and Chelsea Festival present: ‘The Sound of the People’ Etienne CharlesWednesday 16 August, 7.30pm Etienne Charles brings the street energy of Trinidad’s iconic yearly ritual with Carnival : The Sound of a People – an exciting multi-disciplinary celebration of…


The UKs National Steelband competition is back!

We’re delighted to announce the return of the UK National Panorama Steelband Competition to the Emslie Horniman’s Pleasance Park. An event that will bring together a medley of NHC elements all in one day ending with the crescendo that is Panorama! The UK National Panorama Steelband Competition is an annual steel pan event and is…

Block 9 Presents Notting Hill Carnival Sound System

Notting Hill Carnival Sound System at Glastonbury 2023

Notting Hill Carnival is back at Glastonbury for the second year in a row in partnership with Block9. The much anticipated Parade is back with Mas and Steel Pan featuring NHCs very own fully electric powered float and sound system.  The Parade can be found moving around the site from Block9 to Silver Hayse and…

Vision 2025

Notting Hill Carnival is happy to announce its inclusion in Vision 2025

What is Vision:2025? The Green Events Code of Practice development has been led by the Vision: 2025 group, with extensive consultation across the outdoor live events industry during 2022. It is intended to establish best practice, provide clear and robust minimum standards, and shared targets for sustainability, understood and adopted by all stakeholders across the…

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