St George in Southwark Festival 2017

Monday 17 April – Monday 24 April

Join us for a week of celebrations and building of community here in Southwark. Follow the fun on @GeorgeSouthwark (Festival twitter) and @georgethemartyr

18-copyright-Katy-Nicholls-1-300x225

Monday 17 April

11.15am Dragon Quest: A search for dragons hidden in the Borough. The Quest begins and ends at the piazza beside St George the Martyr church. Meeting at 11.15am for 11.30am start. Tickets must be booked in advance

12pm-8.30pm Dragon Café
St George the Martyr Church (Crypt)

Thursday 20 April

2-4pm St George’s Café
St George the Martyr Church (Crypt)

Ballad of St George & the Dragon
(the Lions part)
3.45pm Red Cross Garden
4.30pm Borough Market Hall

7pm Photo Exhibition Launch & Poetry Live
St George the Martyr Church (Crypt)

11169815_827203347333278_3853492969317775479_n
City Water Music

Friday 21 April

11.15am Dragon Quest: A search for dragons hidden in the Borough. The Quest begins and ends at the piazza beside St George the Martyr church. Meeting at 11.15am for 11.30am start. Tickets must be booked in advance

1pm Water City Music Lunchtime Concert
St George the Martyr Church (Church)
With violinist Rosie Judge, pianist Lasha Utalishvili and children
of Halsville School, in a programme of JOYFUL MUSIC BY BACH, ELGAR
KREISLER AND MORE. Do come if you can. Come and have
have a rest from the day for 45 minutes!

Saturday 22 April

11.15am Dragon Quest: A search for dragons hidden in the Borough. The Quest begins and ends at the piazza beside St George the Martyr church. Meeting at 11.15am for 11.30am start. Tickets must be booked in advance

1pm Capoeira with Cultural Exchange
– an hour of music and dancing
St George’s Cathedral

2.15pm Street Parade
St George’s Cathedral to St George the Martyr

3pm St George and Dragon(ia) (all-age theatre)
St George the Martyr (Tabard St Piazza)

3.30pm Community Tea for all
St George the Martyr (Crypt)

7pm Jazz Concert
St George the Martyr Church

St George's Fest Dragon
St George's Fest Dragonia 2

Sunday 23 April

11am Patronal Festival service
St George the Martyr Church

4.30pm Talk: St George: a Saint for All
(Sam Riches, Lancaster University)
Church of the Most Precious Blood

6pm Choral Evensong (The Martyr’s Voices)
St George the Martyr Church

7pm Crossbones Vigil
Crossbones Graveyard

Monday 24 April

6.30pm Celebration of the Solemnity of St George
St George’s Cathedral

VENUES

St George the Martyr Church, Borough High Street, SE1 1JA
(Crypt entrance at the back)

St George’s Cathedral, Westminster Bridge Rd, SE1 7HY

Red Cross Garden, Redcross Way, SE1 1EX

Cross Bones, Redcross Way, London, SE1 1TA

Church of the Most Precious Blood, O’Meara Street, London SE1 1TD