Welcome to Now Croydon's end of week round up of forthcoming events, news and other content you may have missed over the last seven days.
Our picks for the weekend
Sat 21 May
Pop Up Makers Market
Pop up space in Crystal Palace. A makers pop up selling candles and artisan skincare, mad earrings, ceramics, birdhouses, art tea towels, prints and one off fashions.
Sat 21 May
Beddington Park Guided Tree Walk
Sutton Tree Wardens will lead a guided walk around this historical and beautiful park, looking at a range of impressive trees along the way.
Sun 22 May
Anti-Knife Crime Fun Run
Starts 10:30am outside M&S, Croydon Town Centre. Ends Ashburton Park with food & music until 1:30pm.
Sat 21 May
Peace in the Park
Get your weekend off to a great peaceful start. Take time away from the worries and concerns of day to day life. To explore the woodland and heal in nature.
Sat 21 May
Erato Orchestra Concert
The music of Cimarosa, Debussy, Haydn and Beethoven. Robert Randall – piano.
Sat 21 May
Annual Sponsored Walk
Starting and ending at St Mary's Church hall in Farleigh. Raise money for the good cause of your choice and support Rotary Sanderstead & Selsdon.
Sat 21 May
Family Theatre: Aesop Fables
Enjoy a magical performance of Aesop’s Fables in the setting of our lovely park.
Sat 21 May
Lee Campbell: SEE ME (work in progress)
Multi-media, immersive, poetic autobiographic solo performance.
Sun 22 May
Queer East 2022: The Iron Ladies
SCREENING: Fresh-faced Coach Bee’s attempt to rejuvenate the men’s volleyball team in Lampang, Thailand, is met with resistance when most of the members quit in protest that the two new recruits, Mon and Jung, are both gay.
Sun 22 May
Wildflower walk
Join us on a guided walk in search of colourful wildflowers and spring wildlife on Farthing Downs
Sat 21 May
Crystal Palace In Door Market @ The Phoenix Community Centre
Meet Small businesses, creators, makers, artists under one roof. Fashion, for women, men and children, jewellery, vintage, home decor, books, art illustration, prints, eco friendly face, body and hair products, delicious food, yummy cakes and so much more.
Sun 22 May
Live From The Bridge House
Brilliant new stand-up comedy with top notch comedians giving some new material an outing.
Sun 22 May
Blues Guitar Summit at the Oval Tavern
Sunday night Blues from 8pm.
Sat 21 May
UCA Printing Workshop
Learn monoprinting techniques and create beautiful works of art inspired by nature at Whitehall Historic House.
Sat 21 May
The Rookery Farmers Market
Please join us between 10am and 3pm on the third Saturday of the month for The Rookery Farmers Market, which raises money to help support the Rookery Gardens.
Sat 21 May
Loved UP
A night of House Music. From deep to funky we cover all aspects and love to drop some classics along the way. At Sorter & Porter, East Croydon.
Sat 21 May
The Surrey Hills Artisan Festival (May 21-22)
A great family day out with local artists, craftsman and food and drink producers in Surrey. Taste local food and drink, watch fascinating demonstrations, listen to interesting talks and browse captivating stalls.
Sun 22 May
Mental Health Mates Warlingham Walk
Join us for a new Warlingham walk. Meeting at Warlingham Green Car Park.
Sun 22 May
Coffee and Chat - Healthy Hearts
Join us for a coffee and chat about Healthy Hearts with Nurse Michaela Nuttall at Matthews Yard
This week's news and blogs
Before you go
Last chance to see. Tonight and tomorrow.
A new route description for smartphones is launching.
Sunday 26th June. Save the date!
Coming to Beddington Park next week.
New roles with AIG, Croydon Council, Oasis Academy Ryelands, BEW Electrical Distributors, Specsavers, Croydon High School, Harvester and more.
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