First up its Notting Hill Carnival this weekend. The streets of Notting Hill are taken over with carnival fever for a great party atmosphere run on rice and peas!
If your down there for either Sunday or Monday there's loads going on with soundystems pumping out delicious reggae and dub beats. There's loads of parties and nights happening as well. Here are some of the highlights:
Saturday: Urban Nerds vs Bigger Than Barry - Secret Shoreditch Warehouse
Taking place at a Secret Shoreditch Warehouse, both sets of promoters have put on a stellar line for carnival this year.
Line up is:
Toddla T & MC Serocee
Rattus Rattus & Klose One
& Many more
Check out event here: Urban Nerds vs Bigger Than Barry
Sunday: Two Bears and Girls Music Present A Super Secret Carnival Spectacular
For a measly fiver you get this line up. It is ridiculous. It is super secret but now ya know, don't hesitate before its too late.
With the likes of A-trak, Bot from Crookers and Jaymo & Andy George one does wonder who the very special guest is?
Get tickets here: Corsica Studios
Monday: Red Bull Music Academy Presents: Major Lazer Soundsystem #3
Saving the best till last, Red Bull return to host the best party at Notting Hill Carnival. Major Lazer made their England debut at it last year and rocked the skate park turned outdoor club to its core.
This year there back with a host of hot talent in the likes of RODIGAN, Joker, Drop The Lime & more. There's more artists in the crowd and backstage than there are performing.
Tickets flew out in a first come first served manner a while back in under a minute. True Mess Head luckily snared themselves some so will be repping from down the front.
You can find out more information about the soundsystem and listen to the live podcast here: Red Bull Carnival.
Whatever your doing this Bank Holiday Monday make sure you enjoy the end of summer! True Mess Head certainly will.