Notting Hill Carnival warm-up and after-parties

We let you in on the capital's best Carnival warm-up and after-parties this weekend

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There's no better way to cure your post-Olympics blues than by heading out and celebrating Notting Hill Carnival. Exotic outfits, vibrant music and strong Caribbean liquor make  perfect party combination, so check out our guide to the carnival warm-up and after-parties happening this bank holiday weekend.

After-parties on Monday August 27