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Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Opening Event and Beacon Lighting
June 2, 2022 @ 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.