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.

april 2020

sat04apr7:45 pmAFCA Carnival Band Launch [POSTPONED]AFCA Movement Band Section Launch 7:45 pm Maa Maat CentreCountry:United Kingdom

sun05apr5:00 pm8:00 pmEvent CancelledFrolic Nation - The Costume Launch [CANCELLED]5:00 pm - 8:00 pm The Trampery RepublicCountry:United Kingdom

sun05apr6:00 pm11:00 pmEvent CancelledVibrance - The Coral Reef Collection Notting Hill Carnival [CANCELLED]6:00 pm - 11:00 pm Market HouseCountry:United Kingdom

thu09apr(apr 9)9:00 pmfri10(apr 10)3:00 amEvent CancelledKarnival Mania Band Launch for NHC 2020 [CANCELLED]NOTTING HILL CARNIVAL 20209:00 pm - 3:00 am (10) Tudor RoseCountry:United Kingdom

sat11apr5:00 pmLaunch Of The Bands [POSTPONED]5:00 pm The TabernacleCountry:United Kingdom

sun12apr12:00 pm7:00 pmCandy Mas - UK Band Launch - 2020 Visio [POSTPONED]12:00 pm - 7:00 pm Yaa CentreCountry:United Kingdom

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