Feast of St George in Trafalgar Square  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 23RD APRIL 2016

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Feast of St George in Trafalgar SquareIn 2016 St George's Day shares the day with the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, both of which fall on Saturday 23rd April. A double celebration is planned in Trafalgar Square which will be festooned in red and white. The life and work of England's greatest playwright will be celebrated and flag waving positively encouraged at this free event held in recognition of England's dragon-slaying patron saint. Food, live music, dance, family games and storytelling are all part of the fun as well as cookery demos from celebrity chefs who'll prepare English dishes from past and present, plus a splendid banqueting area between the square's fountains.

 

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Charing Cross Tube Station
 
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