Look out for a whole host of festivals
this side of town!
Feel Good Festival
Enjoy moving, making, eating and relaxing in the Geffrye’s Museum’s beautiful gardens at their summer festival which is all about wellbeing and feeling good. Build up an appetite in the group exercise area before exciting your senses with delicious cultural foods. Explore your creativity with Origami or Turkish marbling, join in outdoor games, relax in one of the chill-out deckchairs or treat yourself to a restorative foot massage. The event celebrates Turkish, Cypriot and Vietnamese culture, working in partnership with the local community.
Saturday 1 June
Geffrye Museum Gardens
136 Kingsland Road, London, E2 8EA
Greenwich & Docklands International Festival
Don’t miss this free and family-friendly performing arts festival, featuring open-air theatre, dance, art installations and music for all ages.
21 June – 6 July
London’s Mezcal Week
This year, East London is host to a week long celebration of agave spirits, art, music, and Mexican culture. Think pop up bars, cocktail classes and drool-worthy Mexican street food. If you’re not a fan of tequila, this just might change your mind…
This unique free-from festival fuses top DJs with eco-friendly eating. Enjoy a mix of RnB, Hip Hop, Afro Beats and House at London’s only urban beach.
Saturday 27 July
‘hARTggerston for the Canal’ Art Festival
Those more into rambling than raving will enjoy this outdoor art festival centred around Regent’s Canal – an oasis of calm running through one of the world’s busiest cities. Aiming to garner support for the canals preservation and clean up, this thought-provoking event will encourage you to look within and without with fresh eyes.
22 -28 July