Events

Events for 2019 will be publicised here. Details will also be given out on the Facebook page with the post giving the times and any other information.

Scheduled events, and events currently being planned, include the following:

Spring:

22nd March – 23rd April – Great British Spring Clean event – join us to litter pick and clean up in the Park (date and details to follow)

Summer:

Sat 15th June – Bamstock Open Air Music Festival

Sun 30th June – Poets Anonymous (poetry in the Bandstand)
………………….. 2pm-5.30pm

Sun 7th July – Croydon Symphonic Band (concert in the Bandstand)
………………. 3pm-4pm

Sat 13th July – Croydon PrideFest 2019 – 12 noon-10pm

Sun 14th July – Croydon International Mela 2019

Autumn:

14th-29th September – Activities and events organised as part of Wandle Fortnight (dates and details to follow)

Winter:

Early December – Wreath-making event with seasonal refreshments (date to follow)


Plus:

The environment and natural world: we plan to organise a number of hands-on events and activities, such as bat walks, pond dipping, river clean-ups, wild flower planting, apple pressing and more… plus activities to raise awareness of environmental issues such as water and air pollution and plastic waste…

Sports: watch this space for news of sports-related activities in the Park, such as skateboarding, BMX, pickle ball, walking football, golf and more…

Culture: look out for various cultural events and activities: poetry, music and the arts…


Your ideas:
If you have an idea for an event which you think could take place in Wandle Park, please get in touch so we can discuss it. Send your idea and contact details to chairwandleparkfriends@gmail.com in good time beforehand (to allow for planning, permissions and publicity etc).