August Bank Holiday, Carshalton Park

What's On

There's something for everyone at Carshalton Environmental Fair. Lots of children's activities from facepainting to potter's wheel, to craft activities and more! Music and entertainment on three different stages to suit different tastes from rock to acoustic folk. Browse through over 150 stalls of craft and local produce! Speakers and info on environmental issues. Lots of tasty food, a bar and a cafe! Make a day of it!

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 will be running a mobile bar to tempt the tastebuds!

Drink will include:

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

plus white Wine, Gin and Tonic and soft drinks.

So why not pop in on your way around the Fair?

 

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

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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.  

Inclusive Cycling Stall

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Check out some of EcoLocal’s specially adapted bikes use for our includive cycling activities at one of our stalls next to the Music Cafe.