• Jul 17, 2021 at 12:00am to Jul 18, 2021 at 1:00am
  • Location: St Mary's Tower, Hornsey Village, N8 7NT Street: Hornsey High Street
  • Latest Activity: Jul 12

LIVE AT THE TOWER - 6 bands on Sat evening from 5pm, Plus comedy. 4 on Sunday from 1pm. Plus a psychedelic light show tribute to Pink Floyd, and Kit's amazing 3m sculptures. Plus a few entertaining surprises.

Although we have had to delay the main Crouch End Festival til September (10-12th) we are going to run a mini one at St Mary's Tower (Hornsey Village, N8 7NT) on Sat 17th and Sun 18th July.


SATURDAY 17th - live music from 5pm. Five bands.  Psychedelic lights show - Pink Floyd's first light show was at Hornsey College of Srt. Plus see the giant 3m Yellow People sculptures from urban artists Kit.

Bands/performers included: Savanna, cello and comedy from Kate Shortt, blues/rock/soul/folk band Shacklefree, from America -Dan Beaulaurier, Hayden Parsey _ guest musicians, and the shocking dance duo SHH.

Once dark we'll start the retro psychedelic light show, with at least one Pink Floyd track. Followed by live musicians and a DJ tbc together. 

SUNDAY 18th - live music, jive/jazz/boogie/swing from Minnie & The Moochers and the 251s. - from 1pm. Bring a picnic, enjoy the gardens. It's going to be hot. At 6 we move to Jazz from Kate Shortt's Cellicios due. At 7pm there's a jazz open mic led by Hayden Parsey.


St Mary's Tower, Hornsey Village, N8 7NT is a brilliant open-air venue. And a beautiful location. And it's across the road from the Great Northern Railway Tavern and Sainsburys. Parking easy at weekends. 5 mins from Horsney Station, 12 mins from Turnpike Lane.

Covid rules will still apply. 

Chris Arnold, Artistic Director vichris@me.com  07778 056686

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Events and Activities

Thursday 29 July – Gaetano Di Giacomo - Migration Project, live music at Karamel*, 8pm. Limited seats available, please book.

Saturday 24 July – Bambolina and Dodo, Circle of Two perform The Chimney Sweeps - family theatre (jigs, acrobatics, humour ...) at Karamel*, 11.30-12.30pm. Collage Kids.

Saturday 24 July – Kaleidoscope Festival in Alexandra Park and Palace, with live music, comedy, immersive theatre, family entertainment and of

course food, 1pm -10pm.

Friday 30 July – The Rio Trio live at Karamel*, 8pm. Limited seats available, please book.

Saturday 7 August – Free Martial Arts Open Mat at Alexandra Park School, 12-1.30pm.

Salsa with Sureka – new live course on Wednesday evenings at Bounds Green School, Bounds Green Road N11 2QG, 7-8pm. 

*Karamel Restaurant is in Coburg Road, Wood Green.

CUFOS (Community use for the old station) - next to Ally Pally at the top of the Avenue, N10 - hold a wide range of events (regular groups only until the end of the summer, no individual bookings). Here is their calendar until the end of July.





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