Notting Hill Carnival 2020 Band Launches


We may only be in February, but preparation for Notting Hill Carnival 2020, which this year will take place on the Sunday 30 and Monday 31 August, is already well underway. Band launch season has begun, with costume presentations set to take occupy many of your weekends between now and midsummer.

It can be difficult sometimes to find information about band launches, not to mention the bands themselves, so we’ve created for you a list of upcoming launches. We’ll update it as and when we receive new information, but if you’d like to be kept informed there are the options of signing up to our weekly e-newsletter and magazine, which you can do by visiting

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Please note at the time of publishing this article the event details below were deemed to be correct. However, you should double-check as dates and venues may sometimes change.

february 2020

sat29feb6:00 pm6:30 pmMasology MaKING CARNIVAL Band Launch6:00 pm - 6:30 pm The Sound LoungeCountry:United Kingdom

march 2020

sun08marAll DayMangrove Mas Band - Utopia The Launch(All Day: sunday) The TabernacleCountry:United Kingdom

sun08mar3:00 pm10:00 pmFunatik Mas 2020 Carnival Costume Band Launch3:00 pm - 10:00 pm Haringey Irish CentreCountry:Trinidad & Tobago

sun22mar4:00 pm10:00 pmTempo Mas - Eternal, 2020 Notting Hill Band Launch4:00 pm - 10:00 pm Yaa CentreCountry:United Kingdom

sun22mar8:00 pmIsland Mas - Notting Hill Carnival 2020 Virtual Launch8:00 pm Country:United Kingdom

april 2020

sat04apr7:45 pmAFCA Carnival Band LaunchAFCA Movement Band Section Launch 7:45 pm Maa Maat CentreCountry:United Kingdom

thu09apr(apr 9)9:00 pmfri10(apr 10)3:00 amKarnival Mania Band Launch for NHC20209:00 pm - 3:00 am (10) Tudor RoseCountry:United Kingdom

sat11aprAll DayLaunch Of The Bands(All Day: saturday) The TabernacleCountry:United Kingdom

sun12aprAll DayCandy Mas - Notting Hill Carnival Band Launch(All Day: sunday) Yaa CentreCountry:United Kingdom

sun19aprAll DayEbony Mas - Notting Hill Carnival Band Launch(All Day: sunday) Yaa CentreCountry:United Kingdom