Here we list a range of upcoming, regular and annual events in Notting Hill – from art to music, fashion to literature, food to nightlife – and much more in between! Do also check on the listing of Events in Kensington & Chelsea from our sister site!
UPCOMING EVENTS IN NOTTING HILL
St John’s Notting Hill Christmas Fair
11am – 5pm, Saturday 7th December
St John’s Notting Hill, Lansdowne Crescent, W11 2NN
With over 40 stalls selling lots of lovely Christmas goodies – including Alexeeva & Jones chocolates, Stella & Dot jewellery, littledelivery.com, Hop Like A Bunny, Spitalfields Candle Co, knitwear, ceramics, leather goods, Christmas cards, decorations and much more – this is a great opportunity to get your Christmas gift shopping done! There will also be mulled wine, mulled cider, mince pies and other seasonal foods, plus musical performances. And the little ones aren’t forgotten either – for children, there will be Santa’s grotto, puppet shows and face painting.
Entrance is £1 for adults, free for children.
Pop Up Screens Christmas 2013
13th – 19th December 2013
20th Century Theatre, 291 Westbourne Grove, W11 2QA
Plenty of classic Christmas films will be screened at this pop up cinema in the 20th Century Theatre! More details at Pop Up Screens Christmas 2013 at The 20th Century Theatre from 13th December.
Christmas Carol Service at St Peter’s Notting Hill
7pm, 15th December 2013
St Peter’s Notting Hill, Kensington Park Road, W11 2PN
A service of readings and carols exploring the Christmas story. Free – service collection to be donated to the Disasters Emergency Committee Philippines Typhoon Appeal and the 240 Project (local homeless charity).
Suitable for all ages – all welcome.
ONGOING/REGULAR EVENTS IN NOTTING HILL
Gigs & Club Nights
Various locations in Notting Hill
Check out the following venues which hold regular concerts, comedy and club nights plus other events – latest listings on their websites:
Notting Hill Arts Club (21 Notting Hill Gate, W11 3JQ)
The Cobden (170 Kensal Road, W10 5BN)
The Tabernacle (35 Powis Square, off Portobello Road, W11 2AY)
Blagclub Notting Hill (68 Notting Hill Gate, W11 3HT)
ANNUAL EVENTS IN NOTTING HILL
Notting Hill Mayfest
Annual arts festival taking place in mid- to late-May each year offering a very varied programme, including music, opera, theatre, dance, lectures, film and much more. Full details on the Notting Hill Mayfest website.
Notting Hill Carnival
The Carnival takes place over the last weekend of August – of course! See our dedicated Notting Hill Carnival page.
Portobello Film Festival
This independent film festival showcases a very wide variety of films, based around a different theme this year. All screenings are completely free. More details on their website: Portobello Film Festival.