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Hillingdon has a vibrant and busy arts scene, with a huge number of events, shows, projects and activities happening all year round throughout the borough. From carnivals and festivals to theatre and film competitions, exhibitions, guided tours and workshops, there is something for all ages and tastes in the mix.

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Find out how to apply for arts grant funding available for individuals and groups
Arts in Hillingdon
Interested in the arts? We run a full arts development programme, with all sorts of projects, events and opportunities for those who are looking to get involved.
Artsweek is an annual borough wide, arts festival. Whether you are into music, dance, film, literature, theatre, comedy or visual arts.
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Bigfest, the council's annual street arts festival, takes place every autumn on Uxbridge High Street.
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Hillingdon's well known talent showcase, find out the winners of 2013.
The Manor Farm heritage site, Ruislip, goes back to its medieval roots with this fun filled heritage themed event.
I love Hayes Carnival
The Hayes Carnival is the borough's largest and best loved annual festival and has been running for over 50 years.