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Sun 12th May at 11:00am - 5:30pm

38th Annual Covent Garden May Fayre And Puppet Festival

@ The Actors Church (St. Paul's Church), London

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38th Annual Covent Garden May Fayre And Puppet Festival

St Paul's Church is near the spot where Samuel Pepys first saw Mr Punch in England in May 1662. Punch and Judy Professors and Puppeteers from all over the country will be coming to perform throughout the day. Enjoy the shows and celebrate the art of puppetry on Mr Punch's 351st birthday.

11am - Grand procession around the neighbourhood of Covent Garden starting in the church garden, led by the Superior Brass Band with a birthday toast to Mr Punch by the commemorative plaque on the church wall in the Piazza.

12noon - Special church service with the Rev Bill Haslett and Mr Punch in the Pulpit.

12:30pm to 5:30pm - Punch and Judy and puppet shows, puppet workshops, stalls, refreshments, folk music by The Lost Marbles String Band, maypole dancing and clowns.

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Venue Facts

Venue: The Actors Church (St. Paul's Church)

Bedford Street
Covent Garden

WC2E 9ED 51.511044, -0.124606

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Website: actorschurch.org

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Enquiries: 0207 836 5221


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