Streatham Common Kite Day

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 14TH MAY 2017

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Streatham Common Kite DayHoping for a strong wind for their annual kite display, the Streatham Common Kite Day returns for its 19th year. A host of colourful kites soar up to 1,000 feet over Streatham Common and you'll get to see the best kite demonstrators in the UK including Team Spectrum - a father and son team whose synchronised kite flying is choreographed to music - the Flying Fish, a husband and wife double act who first flew at their local common, and NASAman whose kite helps lift him up into the sky. Everyone is welcome at this free community event where there's a hog roast, a bar run by local craft brewery The Inkspot Brewery, live music from local band Groovessence as well as a bouncy castle and face painting. If you want to fly you can make your own or buy all kinds of colourful kites at a stall there - alternatively, if you prefer, simply gaze up at the high-flying entertainment.

About Streatham Common

Streatham Common is a large open space at the southern tip of Lambeth with great views across South London and to the North Downs of Surrey. Within the park are areas of woodland, grassland, wild flower meadows as well as The Rookery, a small landscaped garden. More about Streatham Common

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Streatham Common Kite Day image courtesy of Graham Webb

Streatham Common Kite Day - image courtesy of Graham Webb

Streatham Common Kite Day image courtesy of Graham Webb


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The Exhibit, 12 Balham Station Road, SW12 | 36 minutes from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Selkirk Road, SW17 | 37 minutes from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Horniman Museum
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100 London Road, SE23 | 3.1 miles from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Simon Carter Crystal Palace
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1 Shrubbery Road, SW16 | 11 minutes from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Tiger Restaurant
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133 Streatham High Road, SW16 | 11 minutes from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Mirch Masala
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1416 London Road, SW16 | 16 minutes from Streatham Common Kite Day
North Indian cuisine. Booking advised for dinner. ... More
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The Wine and Food Academy
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93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 2.1 miles from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Le Club Tricolore
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10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 2.6 miles from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Music Everything Ltd
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Parchmore Place, CR7 | 32 minutes from Streatham Common Kite Day
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The Rookery
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Covington Way, SW16 | 4 minutes from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Tooting Bec Common
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Tooting Bec Road, SW16 | 17 minutes from Streatham Common Kite Day
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The Bull Streatham
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498 Streatham High Road, SW16 | 5 minutes from Streatham Common Kite Day
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The Rosendale
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Barrio Brixton
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30 Acre Lane, SW2 | 2.7 miles from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Ritzy Cafe
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Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 2.7 miles from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Imperial Durbar
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14 Trinity Road, SW17 | 35 minutes from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 4.2 miles from Streatham Common Kite Day
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Southside House
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3-4 Woodhayes Rd, Wimbledon Common, SW19 | 4.4 miles from Streatham Common Kite Day
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