ALTERNATIVE ARTS Events 2014
WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH in East London March 1-31
Celebrating women artists, activists, performers and writers with a diverse line-up of events and exhibitions in selected East End venues.
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S WEEK March 1-8
A wide ranging Programme of Events in Tower Hamlets presented by women’s groups from all over the borough.
GREAT SPITALFIELDS PANCAKE RACE Shrove Tuesday 4 March
Teams of 4 race up and down Dray Walk to raise funds for London’s Air Ambulance. Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields E1 6QL. 12.30pm Adm Free
ALTERNATIVE FASHION WEEK
Visit the website for all the latest new collections
COVENT GARDEN MAY FAYRE & PUPPET FESTIVAL Sunday 11 May
Celebrating the 352nd anniversary of the first sighting of Mr Punch in England by Samuel Pepys in May 1662 with Punch and Judy Professors from all over the country and abroad in the garden of St Paul’s Church, Bedford Street WC2E 9ED 10.30am-5.30pm Adm Free
PHOTOMONTH EAST LONDON International Photography Festival
1 October – 30 November www.photomonth.org
Exhibitions and events featuring emerging and established artists in galleries and venues in East London, plus portfolio reviews, lectures, seminars, artists talks & workshops, the photoblock and the photo-open.
Visit www.photomonth.org for more info.