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Spring Festival

Festival runs until Saturday, April 23, 2022


The Welcome Back Fund
partnership project between West Norwood Feast, Station to Station BID and Norwood Forum continues in 2022 with a Spring Festival packed full of lovely events and activities. All the Spring Festival events and activities will be completely FREE and have a ‘green' - ethical, sustainable, or environment theme.

This coming weekend!

FREE The Great Big Nature Spring Clean - Tivoli Gardens and Knights Hill Wood
Sat 12 March 1pm-3pm

Join Nature Vibezzz, who are renowned for their free forest camps, with their Great Big Nature Spring Clean. Come prepared to get dirty and help get Tivoli Gardens and Knights Hill Wood clean and tidy for Spring.
This is an extremely family friendly event for all ages and there is no need to book - just turn up!

Meeting point by Knight's Hill entrance of Tivoli Park at 1pm.


FREE Food Lovers Walk (Tulse Hill)
Sunday 13 March 2-3pm

#TasteTulseHill as we visit local shops, cafés, and restaurants
We will visit six different local shops, cafes and restaurants, hear from their owners and get to taste some of their food as well!
Exact meeting location is a secret and will be emailed to you the day before - but it will be on Norwood Road in Tulse Hill.
Places are limited so booking is essential

Details on the other events to follow, but bookings are already open - follow the links below

Spring Festival FREE Guided Walks
What Tree is That? Tivoli Gardens and Knights Hill Wood Sat 19 March 1pm-3pm no need to book, just turn up
Art Trail, Norwood High Street Sat 19 March 2pm @ Norwood High Street no need to book, just turn up
Norwood Park Bat Walk Sat 19 March 6.30pm-7.30pm @ Norwood Park booking essential
West Norwood Cemetery Bat Walk Sat 26 March 6.40pm-7.40pm @ West Norwood Cemetery booking essential
Food Lovers Walk (Norwood High Street) Sun 3 April 2-3pm booking essential
Plants & People Walk over Peabody Hill Sat 23 April 2pm-4pm booking essential

Spring Festival FREE Family Fun
Under 11s Disco Fri 18 March 5.30-7.30pm @ Portico no need to book, just turn up
Clothes Swap Sun 20 March @ Old Library 11am-1pm no need to book, just turn up
(drop off unwanted 0-16yrs kids clothing at Green Fair on Sat 19 March, to get tokens)
Family Film Sun 20 March 5-7pm @ St Lukes Church no need to book, just turn up 
Badge making activity Sat 26 March @ Picturehouse no need to book, just turn up

Spring Festival Green FREE Markets, Fairs & Events
Green Fair Sat 19 March 11am-3pm @ St Lukes Church open to everyone
West Norwood Feast Sun 3 April 10am-4pm open to everyone
COP26 Event Sat 9 April 2-4pm @ South London Theatre booking essential


 

FREE Self Guided Walks
Walking for Health with The Ramblers
www.norwoodforum.org/events/health-walk
Starting at West Norwood Health & Leisure Centre, this is a FREE weekly guided walk every Wednesday lunchtime combining light fitness with social history with a different walk every week around West Norwood Cemetery.

Incredible Edible self-guided walk
www.incredibleediblelambeth.org/walks/
A voyage of discovery around our many green spaces and secret outdoor spots.

Friends of West Norwood Cemetery
www.fownc.org/events/
FREE guided walking tour on first Sunday of every month.
Currently must book in advance.

Blue Plaque Local History self-guided walk
www.norwoodforum.org/blue-plaque-scheme
Discover the long history of baking on the site that is currently Greggs, visit our oldest pub, and unearth the important part West Norwood played in building London Bridge.

Local Walks
Further walking ideas to inspire you:
norwoodforum.org/events/local-walks

 

event date: 

Saturday, March 12, 2022