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Punch And Judy May Fayre, Covent Garden

May Fayre And Puppet Festival

The 35th  Annual Covent Garden May Fayre and Puppet Festival, is to be held in honour of Mr Punch’s 348th birthday, on Sunday 9th May 2010, at St Paul’s Church Gardens, Bedford Street, Covent Garden, London.

For anyone interested in Punch and Judy or puppetry this event is a must. There will be shows throughout the day by lots of practitioners of the art of Punch and Judy and other puppets too.

Timings are as follows:

10.30am – Assemble for the Grand Procession around the neighbourhood.

11.30am to  5.30pm – Continuous performances of Punch and Judy and Puppet Shows plus workshops, stalls, folk music and dancing.

This is a FREE event, open to the general public. It is a performance festival dedicated to the art of puppetry and there will be something to entertain and interest all ages. Do try and make it.

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