Not in SoTO but expect to see SoTo-ites there – as
150th Anniversary of Alexandra Park, Sunday 21st July 11am – 4pm
Everyone will be there!
150 years ago, Alexandra Park was opened by the renowned landscape architect Alexander McKenzie as a pioneering Victorian leisure Park and centre for education and entertainment. To mark this historic occasion, Ally Pally will celebrate 150 years of the extraordinary, bringing the park to life with entertainment and activities in true McKenzian style!
This community and family focused event will be free to attend and will celebrate all the amazing things that have taken place in this beautiful 196 acres of landscaped parkland over the past 150 years.
The celebration will feature a bandstand featuring local community groups and entertainers, a south terrace street party, a farmers’ market, an activity zone including pitch and putt workshops, cricket, community games and archery, a funfair, Victorian street performers and fairground rides, Palk walks, tree climbing, face painting, pedalo races and a Red Bull soapbox showcase just to name a few.