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Introducing the Festival

Welcome to the Launch Weekend! Here is this Sunday mornings show: The radio will be going live again from 3pm today on Sunday. For now you can listen to the podcast of the launch event, and we’ll be uploading podcasts

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Introducing the Festival

Welcome to the Launch Weekend! Here is this Sunday mornings show: The radio will be going live again from 3pm today on Sunday. For now you can listen to the podcast of the launch event, and we’ll be uploading podcasts

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Live Acts

Exciting news from the Festival of Mint! We are thrilled to announce that we now have six new upcoming musicians that will be performing for you across the weekend! Maya Alessandra Corey Fox-Pardell 9mary Max Pope Hannah Rodgers Luke Bower

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Live Acts

Exciting news from the Festival of Mint! We are thrilled to announce that we now have six new upcoming musicians that will be performing for you across the weekend! Maya Alessandra Corey Fox-Pardell 9mary Max Pope Hannah Rodgers Luke Bower

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Friday: Vagabonds

On the Friday evening, at the fabulous Vagabond’s café, we launch the festival radio with a selection of the freshest acoustic talent that mint can produce. Why not drop in for London’s finest coffee, cakes and juices.          

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Friday: Vagabonds

On the Friday evening, at the fabulous Vagabond’s café, we launch the festival radio with a selection of the freshest acoustic talent that mint can produce. Why not drop in for London’s finest coffee, cakes and juices.          

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Saturday: Mint Feast

Mint Feast! Bring a dish to share at our communal meal… from 2 pm to 5 pm, come and meet other local gardeners, growers and characters in the Finsbury Park area. Our feast brings together people who grow food and

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Saturday: Mint Feast

Mint Feast! Bring a dish to share at our communal meal… from 2 pm to 5 pm, come and meet other local gardeners, growers and characters in the Finsbury Park area. Our feast brings together people who grow food and

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Sunday: Flying Republic

On Sunday at the Green House we have series of performances, talks and films for you. Starting with an exploration of revolutions, and resistance, we will be re-enacting the The Farroupilha Revolution in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, through

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Sunday: Flying Republic

On Sunday at the Green House we have series of performances, talks and films for you. Starting with an exploration of revolutions, and resistance, we will be re-enacting the The Farroupilha Revolution in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, through

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1. Grow Mint

The first thing a Mint Festival needs is mint. So let’s start by growing some mint. Thanks to our diligent gardeners at the Blackstock Green House, we have been growing our first crop all summer, ready to serve up in your local

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1. Grow Mint

The first thing a Mint Festival needs is mint. So let’s start by growing some mint. Thanks to our diligent gardeners at the Blackstock Green House, we have been growing our first crop all summer, ready to serve up in your local

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2. Cafés

Now that we’ve grown the mint, we need to serve it up fresh – in local cafés. In Finsbury Park, we’ve made a start involving the local cafés, restaurants and bars in the festival. Over the weekend we will have

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2. Cafés

Now that we’ve grown the mint, we need to serve it up fresh – in local cafés. In Finsbury Park, we’ve made a start involving the local cafés, restaurants and bars in the festival. Over the weekend we will have

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3. Music and Radio

Listen below to the podcast of the launch event, and we’ll be uploading other edited podcasts in the coming days. Scroll to around 83 minutes, for the live event from Vagabond’s cafe! Radio is central to the festival. It connects

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3. Music and Radio

Listen below to the podcast of the launch event, and we’ll be uploading other edited podcasts in the coming days. Scroll to around 83 minutes, for the live event from Vagabond’s cafe! Radio is central to the festival. It connects

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Portuguese Music

Here is the latest version of a collaborative playlist of Portuguese music. We obviously started with Fado but please do contribute to this playlist with any style. You can do it by downloading Spotify, and simply adding tracks you like

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Portuguese Music

Here is the latest version of a collaborative playlist of Portuguese music. We obviously started with Fado but please do contribute to this playlist with any style. You can do it by downloading Spotify, and simply adding tracks you like

Radio Workshops

Radio Workshops

I am happy to let you know that the Mint Festival Radio workshops have started, a bit shy with Spotify playlists at the Green House on Sundays over the Summer but they are on full force for the harvesting season!

Radio Workshops

Radio Workshops

I am happy to let you know that the Mint Festival Radio workshops have started, a bit shy with Spotify playlists at the Green House on Sundays over the Summer but they are on full force for the harvesting season!