May Day Festival 2017

Sunday 30 April 2017, 12.00-17.00

The Green, High Street, Harrow on the Hill, HA1 3LP

Free, family-friendly festival

This year the May Day Festival takes on a green theme, celebrating the local environment of the Hill and how to protect it for future generations. Join us for an afternoon of fun, food, music, dancing and activities for kids big and small.


12.00 Grimsdyke Brass
12.30 Children’s science show
13.00 Woodside Morris Men
13.30 Mindfulness yoga session
14.00 Grimsdyke Brass
14.30 Children’s science show
15.00 Woodside Morris Men
15.30-17.00 live acoustic music

Stalls and activities

Harrow Beekeepers | local environment exhibition | guided walks
traditional games | tombola | WI | film van
activities for children | face painting | headband making

Food and drink

Cafe Cafe | Incanto | Blues | The Connoisseur | Miriam’s Munchies | smoothie bike

Get involved

Enter The Great Harrow on the Hill Bake Off with your most delicious cake made with a vegetable. Adult and child categories. Bring your cakes to Woodward Estate Agents before 14.30

Schools art and poetry display – Woodward’s

We invited local primary schools to take part in a May Day Festival competition, asking pupils to produce a painting, collage, poem or a short story celebrating the environment of Harrow on the Hill.  The entries will be displayed in Woodward Estate Agents during the Festival, and will be judged by Gareth Thomas MP with prizes awarded at 15.30pm.


Thank you to our sponsors, without which we would not be able to bring you such an exciting event: