• Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Castle Square in a celebration of family, friends and food 
  • Make your own Valentines Day card to gift  to your loved ones
  • Create your ultimate selfies with our instagrammable love domes and face painter
  • Love your locals this Valentine Day with the traders at Castle Square offering 10% off for the celebrations

This February, Castle Square is celebrating Valentine’s Day with a host of activities to share the love with family and friends.

On Saturday 12th February Castle Square is hosting a range of FREE activities for a celebration of friends, family and the local community for the Valentine’s Day weekend. From 11am-5pm, visitors will be able to celebrate Valentine’s Day with Castle Square and share the festivities as a community.

Castle Square will be decorated with all things love and there will be plenty of family-friendly activities to get stuck into; including workshops, face painting, and an Instagrammable love dome to take the ultimate selfie in!

Throughout the day, some of the local traders will also be providing food for all to try. Visitors will be able to get their face painted with Valentine’s themed artwork and one for the social feeds are the Instagrammable selfie domes, decorated with love themed accessories and props, to take your ultimate Valentine’s Day selfies!.

You can also get creative in the Valentine’s card-making workshop, where children can make their own Valentine’s cards to spread the love with family and friends. 

Whilst in the square, stop by one of the local traders in Castle Square and Ash Avenue 

to snap up the perfect gift for your loved ones and enjoy 10% off. Visitors can enjoy a diverse range of food at Original Caribbean Spice, El Guambra, Daddy O’s or Kaieteur Kitchen Original. For those with a sweet tooth, stock up on sweet treats at Ayca Sweet and Nuts or enjoy a warming hot chocolate at Coma Y Beba. 

Along with the Valentine’s Day event, there are also a host of free activities for the community both online and offline at the Elephant and Castle Community Hub. Locals can spend their February down-time learning, doing arts & crafts, fitness classes and more. See the full timetable here, all events are FREE! 

For further information, please contact the Elephant and Castle press team on: elephant@wcommunications.co.uk.

Community Hub Timetable for February 2022

Creative Club 

What: Creative Workshops with all materials provided 

When: Wednesday 2.00 PM -4.00 PM

How to join: St Jude’s Centre, St Georges Road, Elephant and Castle, London, SE1 6EZ 

and online via Zoom. To get the link visit our website 


Frogprince Baby Music

What: Free Unique live music concept for babies, toddlers and preschoolers

When: Thursday 11.00AM -12.00PM

How to join: Free to attend via Zoom. To get the links follow our Creative Club Facebook page or visit our website 


Monday Mindfulness

What: Free Chair Yoga, Chi Hatha Yoga, and Meditation classes

When: Every Monday 10.00AM  to 12.00PM

How to join: Join via zoom here


Re-Tribe Facebook Live Talks

What: This free online series of self-care workshops will offer a space for people to come together and connect with themselves and others in a way that can provide calm and courage.

When: Every Tuesday at 11.00AM 

How to join: Click here to join the meeting on Facebook


English Lessons 

What: Free Weekly English Lessons focusing on conversation 

When: Wednesday 7.00PM – 8.00PM

How to join: Email elephantandcastleenglish@gmail.com for the Zoom ID and password


Disability Sports Coach – Online Sessions

What: Free sports lessons across yoga, and dance.

When: Yoga on Wednesday at 5.00PM and Dance sessions on Thursdays at 5.00PM

How to join: Complete the registration here for Zoom details


Self Care Workshops with Retribe

What: Free online self-care workshops

When: Every Thursday at 11.00AM 

How to join: Join via zoom here


Creative Station

What: Free online themed kid’s activities promoting fun and learning at home.

When: Every Thursday at 4.30PM 

How to join: Email juliascoble@thecreationstation.co.uk for Zoom link


Upside Down Street Dance Kids/Teens Club

What:  Free Beginner street dance sessions for kids and teens (6-16yrs) 

When: Friday 6.30PM – 7.30PM

How to join: St John’s Centre, Larcom Street, SE17 1NQ


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