Events

We have an established events team, responsible for organising and facilitating a variety of events in Wandsworth's parks and open spaces including the spectacular Battersea Park fireworks display.

Find out more about events in our parks and open spaces, including the iconic Battersea Park

Events are also arranged across our services. You can use the calendar to view events on any date or use the search forms at the bottom of this page.

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Sumo Run

The Sumo Run 2015

The Sumo Run is a 5km fun run in which all participants must wear inflatable Sumo suits. It takes place in Battersea Park and raises money for a charity called Link Community Development International.

Link works with communities in sub-Saharan Africa to improve access to and the quality of education. The event is for people aged 18 years and over only.

People are not expected to be competitive runners and those of all abilities will be allowed to take part. Although advertised as a running event, participants are clearly given the choice to walk, jog or run the course.

Happening today, 27 March 2015

Carters Steam Fair

Traditional and vintage family fun fair with a fascinating living history element.

Carters Steam Fair is renowned for being Europe's premier vintage travelling funfair, bringing the thrills and delights of the Traditional English fairground to towns and villages throughout London.

For more information visit www.carterssteamfair.co.uk/

Pump House Gallery: The First Humans exhibition

Contemporary art with a prehistoric feel.

The First Humans exhibition, with six artists, offers contemporary art with a prehistoric feel. Often incorporating synthetic colours or materials and a sci-fi aesthetic, much of it spoof or tongue-in-cheek.

Exhibition open Wednesday - Sunday 11am-4pm.

More information

www.pumphousegallery.org.uk or 020 8871 7572.

Story time in Wandsworth Town library (Friday)

Story time in the Children's library, Wandsworth Town library.

View the Better website for more activities in Wandsworth Town Library.