I loveNotting Hill Carnival, in fact I’ve only missed it once in the last eight years, and I even played mas as child. As a British Jamaican, Notting Hill Carnival is one of my most cherished days, where I've made some wonderful memories, and get to be fully submerged in my family's culture.
From the sizzling music to colourful costumes, and drool-worthy food, Notting Hill Carnival isn’t an event to be missed. With all that said, if you don’t know the tips and tricks to make your Carnival experience the best, you might be left feeling overwhelmed or a little confused. Maybe you’re a newbie to Carnival and you have no idea where to start. Or perhaps every year without fail you still don’t understand how you end up losing all your mates, your bag, and missing all the good bits.
So, here are some tips and tricks to help you boss Notting Hill Carnival and make the most of the bank holiday weekend: