Festival 2019

This year’s festival will take place in Cherry Tree Wood, N2, on Sunday 23rd June 2019, 12-6pm.

Festival highlights:

  • Two live music and performance stages
  • A huge range of hot and cold food stalls – including Indian, Vietnamese and Greek food, organic beef burgers, vegan burgers, falafel, delicious cakes and desserts and speciality coffees. The beer tent next to the main stage stocks a wide range of beers and wines, and you’ll find a Pimms stand near the Community Stage.
  • Over 80 local craft, trade and community stalls
  • Punch and Judy shows, storytelling and children’s arts and crafts
  • Bouncy castle, inflatable slides and a climbing wall*
  • Owl display
  • Basketball training in the courts

Appearing this year on the MAIN STAGE, hosted by Kate Galston:
12.00 Queensway
12.40 Angie A
1.20 Rob Thom
2.00 Miss Havisham’s Digital Clock
2.50 Dex & Mercy
3.40 WondR WomN
4.20 Strange Load
5.00 Raffle winners announced
5.10 Box Time
6.00 Close


On THE ARCHER NEWSPAPER COMMUNITY STAGE, hosted by Cecilia Holmes:
12.00 Sing Mama Sing
12.25 Nameless – kids rock band
12.45 The Archer Academy Choir
1.10 The Archer Community Choir
1.35 Fortitude Dance Company
2.00 Holy Trinity School Choir
2.25 Fixation Theatre & Finchley Youth Centre
3.05 Brookland School orchestra, choir and dance
3.40 Soto CIC – dance and performing arts
4.15 The Big Choir
4.40 Fortitude Dance Company
5.05 Patrick’s Jazz Class
5.35 Music and quirky songs by Cecilia


In the STORYTELLING TENT, little ones can enjoy:
12.00 Dance and drama workshop with ADC Stars
12.30 Niall Moorjani – our Scottish storyteller who for years has delighted in mingling traditional tales from across the world with his own original ones.
1.15  Kay Dunn – storytelling to appeal to all
2.00 Kate Brown
2.45 Rosie Moon and Roxie Stars – Rosie and her double bass, Roxie, telling stories about Eric the Elephant and his adventures
3.30 Niall Moorjani
4.15 Kate Brown – stories at teatime
5.00 Rosie Moon and Roxie Stars


PUNCH & JUDY shows by Gary Wilson at: 1pm, 2.30pm, 4pm


*Tokens may be purchased for the inflatables and climbing wall. All other entertainmemt is FREE. no booking required – just roll up!

The festival would not be possible without our army of volunteers and support from local businesses. See how you can get involved or support us.