What Is Notting Hill Carnival Street Festival?
West London becomes colorful, brilliant and sweet with good songs on “August Bank Holiday Weekend”. The Caribbean party is organized on the streets and thousands of the people participate in the festival by wearing colorful dresses and painting on faces. Notting Hill Carnival is famous for the great contribution of Caribbean music, colors, and flavors that create lasting attraction among the people in entire Europe as well as the UK.
The people all over the world and Europe land UK to perform and celebrate the Carnival Festival in Notting Hill, West London, England. If you desire to be a part of this festival in the coming program, you need to get the Margo tickets and reach the place with all suitable accessories, colorful costumes, and dancing skills. A number of food stalls will be along with the streets and roads in the town. Floats of colorful performers will appear on the main street and walk ahead with dancing, singing, and cheering.
When Does It Organize?
Notting Hill Carnival Festival has its fixed and well-known date. It is managed on Caribbean Bank Holidays in the last week of August. Usually, it starts on the Sunday of last week in August and then on very next Monday. In 2018, you will see this event happening on August 25, 26 and grand finale on 27. Each and every moment of the festival will be stunning for the viewers, performers, and participants. It is high time for you to search for Margo tickets and land the West London for joining the street party.
Program in 2018:
Saturday, August 25, Panorama:
Panorama will get started on a Saturday night; few hours before August 25 on Sunday. Usually, the evening will have a special theme for viewers and participants with Steel Band Musical Competition. During Panorama, you will have great entertainment on the streets and special cuisines on the street stalls with lasting and cultural taste. It is free for visitors to enter Emslie Horniman’s Pleasance Park between 6 pm and 10 pm.
Sunday, August 26, J’Ouvert & Children Day:
It will be the grand opening of Caribbean J’Ouvert Festival on Sunday morning. You need to get up early in the morning to be the first to enter the place and view the beginning of the party. Between 6 am and 9 am, a big procession will march on the streets. The floats of the people will make the beginning exciting with colorful costumes, painted faces and different head accessories. It will come to an end at the Canal Way (Ladbroke Grove W10).
It will be the Children’s Day Parade from Sunday morning to the evening. The performers of average age children and youngsters will be wearing colorful costumes, have the brighter and paintings on faces. They will dance, swirl and sing on the streets. Parade Day becomes more interesting with 38 static sound systems, amazing contests. There will be a live performance, dance, delicious food stalls and exciting activities at Powis Square and Emslie Horniman’s Pleasance Park.
Monday, August 27, Grand Finale:
Grand Finale on 27th August 2018 will become extremely surprising with several types of performers. It includes dancers, singers, steel bands, loud music, mobile sound systems and a large number of performers. The people will celebrate on the roads with music, colors and delicious foods on the street stalls. Monday Parade fills up every performer, viewer, and participant in the Notting Hill Carnival Festival. The people will have a number of things to do, watch and celebrate. The entertainment will remain in action until the late night of Monday. The people in whole Europe get the Margo tickets and come for participating in the festival with a great level of excitement.
Location of the Festival:
Notting Hill Carnival festival is organized in West London Streets W10 and W11. The entire festival moves around West London, Westbourne Park, Westbourne Grove, Ladbroke Grove, Kensal Road, Powis Square, Notting Hill and Emslie Horniman’s Pleasance Park.
How to Attend the Notting Hill Carnival?
It is absolutely free of any cost to attend the Notting Hill Carnival. You need to reach the West London and prepare for the next day. Usually, it is good for you to arrange for colorful costumes, painting colors, special wearing accessories and a higher level of excitement. You can use Margo tickets for transportation and reach the exact location.
Origin of the Festival:
Notting Hill Carnival first time organized in 1966 when limited numbers of the people celebrated this festival. It is a special street party for celebrating Caribbean Culture and lifestyle of the Indians in the UK as well as West London. Just 500 people joined and celebrated the first festival in 1966. Later on, it became Europe’s biggest and most popular street function with amazing activities, thinks, and different entertaining segments. The participants are increasing over the time and in recent days, it estimated that more than 50,000 performers had performed in the last festival.