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2022
dance, spoken word, music, drama,
visual arts, combined arts, literature, history, heritage and library events.
SUN 5th SUN to SUN 12th JUNE 
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THE LINE UP

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THANKS FOR COMING ! SEE YOU AGAIN NEXT YEAR !

SUNDAY JUNE 5th
GREYHOUND HOTEL ARTS FESTIVAL, 11am-6pm. 2 High St, Carshalton SM5 3PE
The historic Greyhound Hotel kicks off the festival with a free and inclusive arts festival. With arts and crafts for kids, live music and a specially made 'Carshalton Festival' Cocktail!
SUTTON SOUTH HELLO JUBILEE ART EXHIBITION, 11am-4pm. Honeywood Walk, Carshalton SM5 3NX
Sutton Councils Cultural Services showcase the art of SUTTON SOUTH HELLO! in a wide ranging exhibition on the Queen's Jubilee and an exhibition celebrating Oaks Park by the OAKS PARK ARTISTS.
DRESSING THE CARSHALTON 'JACK OF HOPE' 1pm-3pm Honeywood Museum, Honeywood Walk, Carshalton SM5 3NX
Also at Honeywood Museum, there will be opportunities for all ages to help decorate a Carshalton Festival 'Jack' during the opening day. The 'Jack of Hope' will appear at other venues throughout the week.
CARSHALTON CAMERA CLUB PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION. (all week, check church times for opemning) All Saints Church,
High St, Carshalton SM5 3AG

MONDAY JUNE 6th
CHLOE RAY PRESENTS! AT THE ROSE AND CROWN, 7.30pm -11pm. Wallington Corner, Wallington SM6 7HX
An open mic night at the Rose and Crown in Carshalton, very popular and very much free!


TUESDAY 7th 
LUNCH TIME JAZZ WITH CARSHALTON JAZZ. 1pm-2pm. All Saints Church, High St, Carshalton SM5 3AG
The hugely popular Carshalton Jazz will be performing for free in the spectacular surroundings of All Saints Church in Carshalton 
PENNY ROYAL CLOGS WORKSHOP, 7pm-9pm Carshalton Methodist Church, Ruskin Rd, Carshalton SM5 3DE
It is exactly what is says it is! come join in this great dance troop for a lesson in clog dancing.
RE_LIGHT MY CHOIR, 7.30pm The Sun 4 North St, Carshalton SM5 2HU
A chance to see the popular choir group in the historic Sun pub.
CRYER FOLK  7.30pm-11pm 
Cryer Arts 39a High Street, Carshalton. SM5 3BB
The ever popular folk night for all you folk fans is once again at Cryer Arts.....and FREE!
BOOKING REQUIRED -
FULLY BOOKED

WEDNESDAY JUNE 8th
CARSHALTON SINGFEST
Local schools join Sutton Music Service in a day of music performance at the Cryer in Carshalton
(CLOSED EVENT SCHOOLS BOOKING)

GEM STAGE OPEN EVENING, 4pm-5pm / 5pm-6pm / 6pm-7pm Cryer Arts Theatre Workshop 39a High Street, Carshalton. SM5 3BB  CANCELLED DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES
Experience professional scenic artists at work demonstrating their skills with specialist finishes and techniques. BOOKING REQUIRED - BOOK HERE 12 max per session
ART AT THE SUN, 7.45pm-9.45pm. 4 North St, Carshalton SM5 2HU
Doug Shaw's ever popular art events return with the chance also to collaborate on a collaborative piece that will hang in the window of the Sun.
BOOKING REQUIRED: 
FULLY BOOKED
MADDY MILL MOLLY WORKSHOP 7pm-9pm 
Cryer Arts 39a High Street, Carshalton. SM5 3BB
A great opportunity to join in with this excellent traditional dancing group. 

THURSDAY JUNE 9th

GEM STAGE OPEN EVENING, 4pm-5pm / 5pm-6pm / 6pm-7pm Cryer Arts Theatre Workshop 39a High Street, Carshalton. SM5 3BB CANCELLED DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES
SUTTON MUSIC SERVICE YOUTH ENSEMBLE, 7pm-8pm. All Saints Church, High St, Carshalton SM5 3AG
Another wonderful chance to see live music in the amazing surroundings of All Saints church in the evening, with Sutton Music services youth orchestra
CRYER ARTS BIG MUSIC DROP IN  8pm-10pm 
Cryer Arts 39a High Street, Carshalton. SM5 3BB
In the evening there will be a chance to come with your own instruments to join lots of the artists that are performing the festival in an informal band ensemble under the outdoors marquee at Cryer Arts.

FRIDAY JUNE 10th
GREEN SKETCHING WORKSHOP WITH CLAIRE CHANDLER, Carshalton Park, Carshalton SM5 3DD
A chance to join hugely popular and internationally known artist Claire Chandler in a series of small group drawing workshop sessions aimed at home educators, office workers and after school families in Carshalton Park at times across the day.
BOOKING REQUIRED: 
10.30am session: BOOK HERE 12 noon session: BOOK HERE 3.30pm session: BOOK HERE
GET ON DOWNS at NICKEL SUPPORT ART EXHIBITION 1.30pm-5.30pm: 
Richard James Hub, 16 The Parade, Beynon Rd, Carshalton SM5 3RL
Pop up exhibition at Nickel Support Cafe showing their handcrafted products and artwork by children from Get on Downs.


CARSHALTON LIVE MUSIC CRAWL
An amazing night of music across Carshalton...can you get to every gig? 

7.30pm Martin Woodford at The Hope
7.30pm Kazoom and Guests at Cryer Arts Music under the Marquee (7.30 Jazz / 8.15 Emily Clair / 9pm Kazoom)
8.00pm 
Craig Edmonds at the Coach and Horses
8.26pm United Stoats of America at the Racehorse
9.00pm TV 200 at The Railway Tavern
9.45pm Dirty Spoons at the Racehorse


SATURDAY JUNE 11th

CARSHALTON DAY OF DANCE 10am-5pm (Dance Times TBC), Across Carshalton
Throughout Carshalton there will be inclusive dance events, this day will be filled by opportunities to watch, join in and even draw the dancers! The day is brought to you by the incredible Black Swan Morris. The events and times are are follows:

10am-11.30pm DANCE & DRAW WITH MEL SIMPSON & JEZ WILES (
Cryer Arts Marquee 39a High St)
Join Mel Simpson Dance and draw the performance as she dances to an mbira accompaniment by Jez Wiles on the theme of water. All ages and abilities welcome.  BOOKING REQUIRED: BOOK HERE (tickets available right up to the performance).
11.30pm-5pm THE CARSHALTON DAY OF DANCE 11.30pm-5pm (across Carshalton) 
Watch Morris groups from across the South of England perform all over Carshalton in a celebration of dance.
12.30pm-1.30pm PARADING THE FESTIVAL JACK OF HOPE Grove Park
The Morris groups will parade the Carshalton Festival Jack with its messages of hope through Grove Park, inviting the public to join them. 
2pm-3.30pm THE GARY MASON DRUMMERS DRUMMING WORKSHOP (
Cryer Arts Marquee 39a High St, Carshalton
This is a great chance to join in the fun and learn from this rhythmic workshop, all ages and abilities welcome.

CAOS at HONEYWOOD 10am-5pm. Honeywood Walk, Carshalton SM5 3NX
A unique water themed exhibition by Carshalton Artists with CAOS ACROSS CARSHALTON, an art trail of visual arts by Carshalton Artists on the theme of Water accompanied by poems from SUTTON WRITERS.
ORPHANAGE DAY AT CAREW MANOR, (see times below) Beddington Park, Church Road, Wallington, SM6 7NH
Discover more about life at the Royal Female Orphanage, located at Carew Manor from 1866
– 1939 with 10.30am-12.30pm children’s activities at the school, suitable for ages 6 and up and a talk 1.30pm-3pm from Beverley Shew on the History of the Orphanage. BOOKED Tours at: 3.15pm,3,55pm, 4.35pm, 5.15pm. BOOK HERE

DOVES VAGARIES CEILIDH AT THE CRYER, 7.30-10pm. Cryer Arts 39a High Street, Carshalton. SM5 3BB
A chance to unwind and dance into the evening with Doves Vagaries hosting a night of music.

SUNDAY JUNE 12th
SUMMER GARDEN PARTY, HOSTED BY FRIENDS OF THE ECOLOGY CENTRE AND ECOLOCAL 12am-5pm. Festival Walk, Carshalton. SM5
With storytelling from Andy Copps and Karin Jashapara, stalls, woodland craft activities, refreshments, rolls and handmade cakes in the grounds of the Sutton Ecology Centre.
RE_LIGHT MY CHOIR, 12.30pm-1.30pm. All Saints Church, 
High St, Carshalton SM5 3AG
Another chance to see the popular choir group in the beautiful All Saints Church
LIZ ANDREWS and JEZ WILES 4pm-5pm. All Saints Church, 
High St
, Carshalton SM5 3AG
A stunning chello and Mbira set.

 
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Carshalton festival 2022

SEE YOU NEXT YEAR!

EVENT CLOSED!

ABOUT

Carshalton Festival is an exciting new festival incorporating high quality dance, spoken word, music, theatre, visual arts, combined arts, heritage and library events.

We value the role creativity has in building and sustaining communities and aim to deliver an exciting week long arts festival program with inclusive access to remarkable range of high quality cultural experiences.

This great new festival will engage its visitors in free, diverse and creative activities and cultural experiences in parks, schools, theatres, libraries, heritage buildings, local businesses and galleries. We wish to inspire and bring joy to our communities.

The festival is supported and run by the teams behind Cryer Arts, Cryer Folk, Carshalton Artists and EcoLocal. This wealth of knowledge, passion and experience in creating cultural opportunities for the community means 2022 will be a year to remember!

 

Welcome to Carshalton Festival 2022, we hope you enjoy your experience.

EXPERIENCE

High quality dance, spoken word, music, theatre, visual arts, combined arts, heritage and library events.

LOCATION

Carshalton Village, Surrey. SM5

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