Notting Hill Carnival in Ladbroke Grove, London W10
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Located in the heart of West London, Ladbroke Grove sits in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Home to a host of bars, restaurants and historic landmarks, the area runs from Notting Hill to Kensal Green, making it the first port of call for those looking to experience a wealth of vibrant cultural events and activities.
Europe’s biggest street festival, Notting Hill Carnival, winds its way through Ladbroke Grove. Every August Bank Holiday, the streets become a sea of Calypso music, steel bands, colourful costumes, as Londoners as well as visitors from far and wide, descend onto the area to embrace a true carnival atmosphere in the heart of the capital.
Notting Hill Carnival is renowned for its vibrant party atmosphere, which encompasses a host of breath taking costumes, spectacular floats and amazing performers. Incorporating over 50,000 performers and an impressive 30 sound systems, the carnival continues to grow in popularity year by year.
Known as one of London’s favourite annual events, the carnival has never strayed far from its roots, bringing the spirit of Caribbean culture to the streets of Ladbroke Grove and beyond.
Spread over two days, the carnival attracts over 1 million visitors to the area; suitable for families and young people alike, the carnival also offers visitors a host of tempting and delicious food from around the world.
The festivities continue well into the evening, with many venues based within the vicinity hosting Notting Hill Carnival after-parties – these are always a firm favourite amongst young people.
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