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Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Opening Event and Beacon Lighting

June 2 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Kick off your bank holiday celebrations and join us for an evening of entertainment in the beautiful surroundings of Fellowship Square.

There will be:

  • food and drink stalls
  • a specially commissioned Platinum Jubilee soundtrack and fountain display at 5.30pm and played hourly throughout the evening
  • performances from local youth dance companies L.E.A.D.E.R.S and X7eaven and music from local choir the Hi Lo Singers
  • the lighting of the Waltham Forest beacon at 9.45pm, one of hundreds of beacons that will be lit simultaneously across the country, and internationally, to mark this historic occasion.


June 2
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm


London Borough of Waltham Forest


Fellowship Square
Waltham Forest Town Hall, Forest Road
London, E17 4JF United Kingdom
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