August Bank Holiday, Carshalton Park

Sponsors of the Fair

Thank you to our sponsors for 2018 –

The Palmerston – for supporting our Main Stage

www.facebook.com/palmerston2017

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Just Be Natural for our competition prize

The prize is a gift voucher worth £100, courtesy of Just Be Natural including:

A 45 minute Japanese Tsuboki face massage worth £50,
an Express Facial worth £20 plus £30 to redeem against Just Be Natural products.

For your chance to win, just complete this form here

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and London Borough of Sutton Neighbourhood Grant post – for their contribution to the free bus service

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Why don’t you join our list? Contact us fair@ecolocal.org.uk to find out about our sponsorship opportunities to suit every budget.

3:00PM – 1000 Volts of Holt

Light pop and rock covers with a cowpunk twist!

Played in 2018 – Mathis and Dolphin

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All original songs: and launching their album Natural History at the Fair!  

Played in 2018 – Les Elvin

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Les Elvin plays guitar and harmonica, with material covering a wide range of styles from across the British Isles, with a dash of Americana.

He has played as a member of a number of lively ceilidh bands, and currently plays bass with Worthing based country/rock band, Snakes and Ladders.

Played in 2018 – High Chaparrals

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Yehaa! Awesome americana from the High Chapperals!

EcoLocal Environmental Fair 2018 Competition Rules

EcoLocal Environmental Fair 2018 Competition rules By entering this competition you are agreeing to all the rules below: This competition is open to residents of the London Borough of Sutton and the surrounding boroughs of Epsom and Ewell,Kingston, Merton, Croydon and Reigate & Banstead. Entrants must be over 18 years old (or over 14 years […]

Stalls from 2017

Craft Abel Kesteven – Examples of sculptures and a selection of unique design cards also interactive monoprint demonstrations www.abelkesteven.com The Bag-Lady – Unique hand crocheted bags and screen printed unique designs on cotton tea designs. http://www.facebook.com/mirsan.blue The Belmont Bead Company – Make your own beaded bracelets and keyrings to take home – for children and the […]

Bands Wanted!

EnviroFair Band Poster 2018

If you are in a band and would like to play in 2018 then click on this link to fill in the application form or you can post a demo (by end of June 2018) to

Carshalton Environmental Fair (Main Stage Music)
The Lodge
Honeywood Walk
Carshalton
Surrey
SM5 3NX

Apply to play on Performing Arts Marquee

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We’re looking for performers for the Performing Arts Marquee (PAM) for this year’s Carshalton Environmental Fair – Bank Holiday Monday 27th August..

If you are interested in performing please email fair@ecolocal.org.uk. Please include a link to enable us to listen / watch what you do and a short description.

Preference will be given to local people… poets, musicians, singers with small live bands, etc.

Deadline for applications is 15th June – please put PAM in the email header (this is not the main stage or music cafe)

Bands Wanted!

EnviroFair Band Poster 2018

If you are in a band and would like to play in 2018 then click on this link to fill in the application form or you can post a demo (by end of June 2018) to

Carshalton Environmental Fair (Main Stage Music)
The Lodge
Honeywood Walk
Carshalton
Surrey
SM5 3NX

Map of Fair location

The Carshalton Environmental Fair is held in Carshalton Park, Ruskin Road, Carshalton.

There is no parking on site for fair visitors – other than limited spaces for disabled parking (first come first served). The surrounding roads will have parking restrictions in place. We suggest you leave the car at home and take the FREE bus, (it’ll take you home again as well!), enjoy a walk or cycle trip.

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Music and entertainment

There are three stages with a range of entertainment, from rock and pop on the Main Stage in the park’s natural open air amphitheatre, to folk and jazz in the Music Cafe where you can relax with a cup of tea and slice of homemade cake.  There’s also all sorts of entertainment in the Performing Arts Marquee.

For more details, go to Main Stage, Performing Arts Marquee, Music Cafe

 

Food and drink

The fair offers lots of tasty food

Plenty for vegans and the Farmers’ Market stalls will be selling a delicious range of fresh local produce from strawberry tarts to pickles and sauces.

There is a café and a bar. The bar features a range of real ales, as well as organic lager and other drinks.

Beer Tent

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The Craft Beer Man ran a mobile bar in 2018 to tempt the tastebuds!

Drink included:

Westerham Brewery beers, Summer Perle 3.8% summer golden ale and Helles Belles 4% Helles style lager.

Wild Summer Elderflower cider and Craftsman medium dry cider and British Bulldog rich, full bodied best bitter

plus white Wine, Gin and Tonic and soft drinks.

 

Stalls

There’s over 150 stalls including; a Farmers’ Market area, fair trade clothing, local craft and jewellery, lots of local community groups, a healing area with massage and other treatments, information about saving energy and money at home, food growing courses, nature conservation and all sorts of things you can do for the environment. More details can be found here

Children’s Activities in 2018

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Face Painting with Katie’s Festival Faces

Obstacle course with Sutton Night Watch

Generate Energy by pedal power at EcoLocal’s cycle display by Music Café

Get henna tattoos at Authentic Indian Arts

Beanstalk Barney’s Emporium of Fun – lots of fun foody games

Coconut Shy at the Women’s Centre stall

Big Draw project with Carshalton Artists

Story reading with author Helena Vaughan at Carshalton Artists

Cycle obstacle course in the Tennis Courts

Meet a tarantula – if you dare! at Creature Courage

      Cycle Speed Challenge – with Anerley Cycle Club

Craft activities – with 1st Wallington Scouts

Clay sculpting with Abel Kesteven

Art activities at Churches Together in Carshalton

Children’s Games at Honeywood Museum stall

Wool spinning demonstrations at Downlands stall and Knitty Nora

Lucky Dips and Tombolas – at various stalls

     Cycle Obstacle course – Test your cycling skills on the Sutton Cycling Club Challenge – on the tennis courts, a bicycle course includes slalom, limbo bar, rumble strip and chicane. Free activity for Under 18s. Bikes and Helmets Available.

All day – Energy Road Show

EcoLocal’s Energy Road Show is designed to give ideas for saving energy and money at home. It is interactive and includes fun activities and lots of physical displays and information. Find out about free loft insulation, how to insulate different types of walls, gadgets, renewable energy etc – near the Music Cafe

Summer Beauty Tips

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Catch Louisa at the Just Be Natural stand at this year’s Environmental Fair in Carshalton Park.

Pedal Power Challenge

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How many watts of power can you generate by pedalling our bicycle? Find EcoLocal’s Pedal power challenge next to the Music Cafe by our mobile solar power system and Energy Road Show.