The hugely popular Northcote Road Summer Fête is hitting Battersea’s famous shopping street once again on Sunday 15th July, serve up live coverage of the Wimbledon Men’s Tennis Final, plus fun for all the family with 170 market stalls, street food, live music and children’s activities.
The road will be closed to traffic for the day to allow local residents and visitors to pack the street from 11am – 6pm and enjoy the many fantastic attractions on offer. There will be an outdoor big screen showing all the action from the Wimbledon Men’s Singles Tennis Final, as well as a superb main stage supported by Killik & Co, featuring song and dance performances from local clubs and groups plus wonderfully talented local singer-songwriters filling the air with fantastic tunes to keep the fun and friendly mood going. There will be over 170 stalls lining the street selling an amazing range of clothing, jewellery, toys, homewares, and accessories. A dedicated food court featuring street food from Brazil, Colombia, Caribbean, Ethiopian, India, Mexico...... plus many local restaurants and bars along the street going alfresco. And the Kid’s Zone sponsored by Douglas & Gordon will include a carousel ride, Zoola animals, assault course, face painter, interactive games and much much more.
What makes the Summer Fête even more special is the commitment from local businesses to help make the event happen and showcase their superb offer. The street is a haven of diversity, with specialist shops and boutiques, complemented by market stalls. Shoppers can find everything they need, from fishmongers and butchers to aromatherapy shops and bakers.
The event is led by Northcote Business Network, chaired by Jonathan Dyson, Regional Director at Countrywide Plc. It is supported by the Clapham Junction Town Centre Partnership, Wandsworth Council and sponsored by Douglas & Gordon, Killik & Co, Flight Centre and Mamas & Papas.
This year we would also like to thank the local residents and businesses who responded to the call for funding via the crowd funder page and charity pots, kindly displayed in some local business, which raised just shy of £4,000. Massive thanks to all of you.
All Star Tennis the 2018 event charity will be fund raising at the event. For more information on the charity please visit http://www.allstartennis.co.uk/
There is no better place to be, so put the date in your diaries and come along to the Northcote Road Summer Fête on Sunday 15th July 2018, 11am-6pm. For more information, follow us on Facebook and Twitter @NorthcoteSw11
Please Note: The Summer Fete finishes at 6pm and the big screen coverage, stage music etc will all end at this time. The event attracts a large crowd and we therefore ask you to leave your pets at home unless you require an assistance dogs The lost children point will be at Hamptons. Tip to minimise the time it takes to reunite parent and child, put a wrist band with a parents mobile number on each child in advance of attending.