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#MyEaling Children's Art Competition!
Jun
6
to Jul 8

#MyEaling Children's Art Competition!

This summer For Arts Sake wants to celebrate all that's lovely about Ealing - and a new generation of budding artists too!

The Bond Street gallery is seeking children and young people aged 3-16 to create a drawing or painting of their favourite bit of our leafy borough. And the best 20 pictures will be hung in a special exhibition from July 18-August 25.

There will be two age group categories - 3-9 and 10-16 - with 10 pieces picked from each. Every picture exhibited will be framed by the gallery's specialist team, and returned after the show to hang on your wall at home!

The overall winner of each category will also win a £50 For Arts Sake voucher, with the two runners-up scooping £20.

Here's how to enter:

  • You must be aged between 3-16 and have the permission of a parent or guardian.

  • Your design should be original, and on A3 paper or card.

  • Entries should be sent to: For Arts Sake, 45 Bond Street, Ealing, W5 5AS (feel free to drop it in in person too).

  • Please include on the back your name and age, plus your parent or guardian's name, address, contact number and email.

  • The deadline for submissions is Monday 8 July.

  • Email any questions to info@forartssake.com (but we're sorry, the gallery can't accept entries via email).

Please feel free to spread the word and share your pictures on social media using the hashtag #MyEaling and tagging the gallery at @ForArtsSakeUK. Help celebrate the bits we all love most about our 'queen of the suburbs' 😍 And good luck!

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Brentford Festival
Sep
1
12:00 PM12:00

Brentford Festival

'Always held on the first Sunday in September in Blondin Park, this popular event is free to enter and is a community engagement day for all the family.'

brentfordfestival.org.uk

facebook.com/BrentfordFestival/
https://twitter.com/BrentfordFest

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Sugar and Spice Flea Market
Jun
8
11:00 AM11:00

Sugar and Spice Flea Market

Sugar and Spice Flea Market is an exciting west London market showcasing local makers and collectors. Stalls include vintage homeware, collectable books, jewellery, handmade gifts, pottery, candles, greetings cards and lots more. Complete with a tearoom. Dogs are very welcome too.

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Foodies Festival @ Syon Park
May
25
to May 27

Foodies Festival @ Syon Park

Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest food festival, returns to Syon Park 25th, 26th, 27th May 2019. With a mouth-watering summer festival, live music, workshops, masterclasses and of course Top Chefs – pop the date in your diary and book your tickets now!

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WatchMasterChef Winner Irini Tzortzoglou and Celebrity MasterChef Winner John Partridge cooking live in The Chefs Theatre along with other top chefs such as Jose Pizarro, Great British Menu Regional Judge & Chef Patron at Benedicts Richard Bainbridge, TV Chef & Author Valentina Harris, Arnaud Stevens at Plate in Shoreditch, Giancarlo Caldesi at Cafe Caldesi, Kerth Gumbs at Ormer Mayfair, Santosh Shah at Baluchi, Andrew Cole at Bingham Riverhouse, Guillaume Gillan at Bokan and “Little Miss Meat Free” Katy Beskow will all be sharing their signature summer recipes and top tips.

Try sweet treats with Bake Off winners and top bakers, sample new wines, champagnes and cocktails, eat delicious street food from around the world, taste new flavours, meet artisan producers, have fun all day with chilli eating competitions and food challenges.

Plus brand new extended Kids Zone with Kids Cookery theatre, slime challenge and brand new Dog Arena.

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Sunday pop-up at W7 Emporium
Apr
21
12:30 PM12:30

Sunday pop-up at W7 Emporium

We are very pleased to announce the much loved former Red Lion (Ealing) and Six Bells (Brentford) Sunday roast is returning!

Our new venue for pop up roasts is the wonderful W7 emporium, Hanwell. w7emporium

We so far have three dates booked in which will be Sunday March 3rd, followed by Mother’s Day and Easter Sunday.

Expect the usual fantastic Sunday roasts, all freshly made with real homemade gravy, unique homemade nut roast and a selection of the best cuts of meats inside a beautiful local venue!

Special treats and surprises will follow for all the mums out there and Easter egg hunts for the children come Easter Sunday.

We will work on a booking only basis and due to the nature of the pop up will have to be cash only to begin with.

We look forward to seeing some of the regular faces! Please help spread the word!

facebook.com/Sunday-pop-up-W7-Emporium-560720381060487/

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Sugar and Spice Flea Market
Apr
6
11:00 AM11:00

Sugar and Spice Flea Market

Sugar and Spice flea market is an exciting west London market showcasing makers and collectors.

Stalls include vintage homeware, collectable books, fashion, jewellery, handmade gifts, artisan chocolate and lots more. Complete with a tearoom serving cakes and savouries. Dogs are very welcome too. A great day out for all the family.

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Sunday pop-up at W7 Emporium
Mar
31
12:30 PM12:30

Sunday pop-up at W7 Emporium

We are very pleased to announce the much loved former Red Lion (Ealing) and Six Bells (Brentford) Sunday roast is returning!

Our new venue for pop up roasts is the wonderful W7 emporium, Hanwell. w7emporium

We so far have three dates booked in which will be Sunday March 3rd, followed by Mother’s Day and Easter Sunday.

Expect the usual fantastic Sunday roasts, all freshly made with real homemade gravy, unique homemade nut roast and a selection of the best cuts of meats inside a beautiful local venue!

Special treats and surprises will follow for all the mums out there and Easter egg hunts for the children come Easter Sunday.

We will work on a booking only basis and due to the nature of the pop up will have to be cash only to begin with.

We look forward to seeing some of the regular faces! Please help spread the word!

facebook.com/Sunday-pop-up-W7-Emporium-560720381060487/

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Sugar and Spice Pop Up Flea Market
Mar
14
5:00 PM17:00

Sugar and Spice Pop Up Flea Market

Come along and enjoy a glass of wine and shop local. Stalls to include vintage homeware and gifts, jewellery, artisan chocolate, candles and lots more.

Held at the wonderful Moon and Maybe cafe in Ealing. Free entry.

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Sunday pop-up at W7 Emporium
Mar
3
12:30 PM12:30

Sunday pop-up at W7 Emporium

We are very pleased to announce the much loved former Red Lion (Ealing) and Six Bells (Brentford) Sunday roast is returning!

Our new venue for pop up roasts is the wonderful W7 emporium, Hanwell. w7emporium

We so far have three dates booked in which will be Sunday March 3rd, followed by Mother’s Day and Easter Sunday.

Expect the usual fantastic Sunday roasts, all freshly made with real homemade gravy, unique homemade nut roast and a selection of the best cuts of meats inside a beautiful local venue!

Special treats and surprises will follow for all the mums out there and Easter egg hunts for the children come Easter Sunday.

We will work on a booking only basis and due to the nature of the pop up will have to be cash only to begin with.

We look forward to seeing some of the regular faces! Please help spread the word!

facebook.com/Sunday-pop-up-W7-Emporium-560720381060487/

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The Time Travel Club: 'Say Cheese!': Portraits from the past
Feb
21
10:30 AM10:30

The Time Travel Club: 'Say Cheese!': Portraits from the past

A picture is worth a thousand words...or so the saying goes. What can portraits from the past tell us about peoples' lives? Probe our archives to discover the stories behind the smiles. Then, star in your very own Victorian portrait, complete with a frame designed by you.

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Ealing Artisan Market
Dec
22
11:00 AM11:00

Ealing Artisan Market

To help you get into the festivities, Ealing Artisan Market will be open from 11am until 6pm. There will be free kids' face painting and a craft corner where the little ones can decorate baubles and Christmas cards and whilst the kids get crafty, you'll be able to enjoy Christmas treats including mulled wine and mince pies and browse our craft and produce stalls for those unique Christmas gifts. 

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Family Craft Workshop: Bauble Decorating
Dec
15
2:00 PM14:00

Family Craft Workshop: Bauble Decorating

Decorate two baubles for your Christmas tree with this family craft workshop.

Use your artistic skills to decorate two baubles for your Christmas tree. Fill one bauble with natural items from our garden, and paint another. Adults and children can join in in this family workshop.

Children under 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult.

nationaltrust.org.uk/events/bfa4d3ce-84a6-45e0-881c-05a555036541/pages/details

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Ealing Artisan Market
Dec
15
11:00 AM11:00

Ealing Artisan Market

To help you get into the festivities, Ealing Artisan Market will be open from 11am until 6pm. There will be free kids' face painting and a craft corner where the little ones can decorate baubles and Christmas cards and whilst the kids get crafty, you'll be able to enjoy Christmas treats including mulled wine and mince pies and browse our craft and produce stalls for those unique Christmas gifts. 

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Sleeping Beauty Christmas Panto
Dec
14
to Dec 31

Sleeping Beauty Christmas Panto

Only true love’s kiss can break the spell

The beautiful Princess Aurora is born to King Norbert and Queen Dotti, in the kingdom of Woollycombe, the land of sheep and spinning wheels. As the princess’s fairy godmothers bless her, the wicked Carabosse suddenly appears and casts an evil spell on the little princess - on her 18th birthday she will prick her finger on a spinning wheel and drop-down dead!

No one can stop the spell, but Fairy Peaceful, one of the fairy godmothers, has yet to cast her spell. So, will she manage to change Carabosse’s evil spell? Or will Carabosse win the day…

Come along this Christmas for our fun, laugh-out-loud family panto. Sing along and shout at the wicked fairy Carabosse – if you dare!!!

questors.org.uk/event.aspx?id=751

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Cinderella
Dec
9
to Dec 24

Cinderella

Come and be transported to the home of Baron Hardup where you will meet Cinderella and all her friends.

Packed solid with Comedy, excitement and adventure, kids will love to to cheer their hero, Prince Charming and boo the horrible Step Sisters, Fifi and Lala as they try to keep Cinderella from going to the ball.

All brought to you by a cast of 5 top performers from the world of pantomime.

9th, 16th, 22nd, 23rd, 24th December

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Ealing Santa Run & Walk
Dec
9
9:30 AM09:30

Ealing Santa Run & Walk

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Ealing Fun Santa Run & Walk 2018

Starting the day with a fun warm up, then RUN, WALK or SKIP your way around 5km of festiveness at one of the UK's largest Santa Runs & Walks!

1. Start wearing Free Santa Suit

2. Fun Warm Up & Santa Conga

3. Best Dressed Dog Competition

4. Run & Walk 5KM - Recieve awesome festive medal wear with pride

5. Eat your well deserved Mince Pie (Selfie Time)

.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ealing-santa-run-walk-2018-tickets-47430736610

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Hear of Winter
Dec
8
to Dec 30

Hear of Winter

Christmas is coming and Sally can't sleep – it's far too hot! The weather has gone topsy-turvy. No-one can remember the last time it snowed, or even rained, and her father can't sell any of his umbrellas. To help her sleep Dad reads her a story about the last snowflake.

That night Sally has a dream that changes everything – a mysterious silver spark transforms her bedroom into a glistening, white field where she meets the glowing heart of Winter.

Watermans welcomes back Lyngo Theatre, who brought you the playfully comic Snow Play in 2016. Heart of Winter is their magical new musical show which warmly celebrates family, friendship and the good fortune of finding the winter we really need and want…with the precious festive offering of lots of fluffy snow!

Find your joyful heart of winter at Watermans this Christmas!

watermans.org.uk/events/christmas-show-2018-heart-of-winter-3-8yrs/

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Ealing Artisan Market
Dec
8
11:00 AM11:00

Ealing Artisan Market

To help you get into the festivities, Ealing Artisan Market will be open from 11am until 6pm. There will be free kids' face painting and a craft corner where the little ones can decorate baubles and Christmas cards and whilst the kids get crafty, you'll be able to enjoy Christmas treats including mulled wine and mince pies and browse our craft and produce stalls for those unique Christmas gifts. 

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Meet Santa and take a husky sleigh ride!
Dec
8
to Dec 9

Meet Santa and take a husky sleigh ride!

Join us for some festive Christmas fun at London Wetland Centre this December! We have lots of activities for the whole family to enjoy.

Santa’s Grotto

Visit our cosy grotto, receive a gift from Father Christmas and have the opportunity for a photo with him! There’s just nothing more magical than meeting the man himself!

8, 9, 15 & 16 December. 10am– 4pm. Book your ticket online

Husky Sleigh Rides

Children will be thrilled to hop aboard for a festive husky sleigh ride through the beautiful wetland scenery. They are sure to fall in love the friendly husky dogs, which pull their sleds barking joyfully.

8 & 9 December. 10am– 4pm. Free with paid admission. Suitable for younger children ages 2-8.

Donkey Rides

Take a ride on an adorable donkey! It’s a wonderful experience with the donkeys saddled up in their Christmas finery – and makes for a great photo too!

8 & 9 December. 10am– 4pm. Free with paid admission.

*weight restrictions apply

Elves Workshop

The Elves are a little behind schedule this year and they need help to ensure there are enough presents in time for Christmas! Drop into their workshop throughout the day to help them prepare and to make your own Christmas gifts.

8 & 9 December. 10am– 4pm. A small charge may apply for some crafts.

wwt.org.uk/wetland-centres/london/whats-on/2018/12/08/christmas/

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The Big Enormous Present
Dec
2
3:00 PM15:00

The Big Enormous Present

It’s big, it’s huge, it’s…….ENORMOUS!

A mysterious present has appeared in the school playground. Who can it possibly be for? Jack, Dot or Polly? What could be waiting inside? Find out in this 50 minute play for the age range 3-8.

The Big ENORMOUS Present explores the pressures of fitting in, where we find happiness and how giving can sometimes feel as good as receiving………

watermans.org.uk/events/the-big-enormous-present-3-8yrs/

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