New Artist Fair: Summer Exhibition
Friday – Sunday, 12PM – 6PM
Proclaiming itself ‘the best value art fair in London,’ the New Artist Fair champions young and emerging artists. With over 100 participants, this year may be the biggest yet. Grab a bargain with artworks as little as £40; entry is free. If you’re looking to start a personal Tate Gallery in your living room, this is the place to be!
The Mid Century Market
Sunday, 11AM – 4:30PM
Get your high-waisted jeans and your quirky brooch on and jam to the classic tunes of the 1950s. Showcasing only the highest quality vintage, ranging from clothing to homeware (and don’t miss the unique collection of jewellery), The Mid Century Market offers the perfect vintage atmosphere with incredible entertainers. Best part? It will only cost you £3 to travel back in time.
Saturday – Sunday
Grab your closest friends and head down to Grillstock for a weekend full of the best BBQ, beer and music. With fire breathers, eating competitions, BBQ masterclasses, and plenty of food, this is a must for all BBQ lovers! As the famous Barney Stinson says: ‘It’s going to be LEGENDARY!’
Summer Jamm 2
Saturday, 6PM – 4AM
Brixton Jamm isn’t letting summer leave us without a bang as it hosts its final day-to-night terrace party this weekend. Boogie your bank holiday blues away while sipping on some delectable cocktails. With tickets at just £5 and an enticing ‘TBA’ line-up, what better way to spend your Saturday?
Doughnut: The Outer London Festival
Doughnut: The Outer London Festival is the first festival celebrate the expanse and development of the city. Bringing together celebrated writers, historians, architects and designers, Doughnut will host talks, pop-up food stalls, music performances and other family friendly activities. What more could you ask for? Tickets from £10.
Totally Thames Riverside Festival
Saturday – Sunday
Embrace the September sun in the greens of Potters Fields Park. Whether you want to play with the animals from Vauxhall City Farm or be transformed by a face painter, try clay modelling or create a stunning flower head dress, there are plenty of activities for the whole family. On Sunday, be sure to join the Colombia Day celebrations!
Sunday, 12PM – 7PM
Already at the Riverside Festival? Be sure to look out for the Colombian food village, as the crowds celebrate Colombia Day. Not only will there be Colombian music and dance, but one of the biggest tall ships in the world, ARC Gloria, will pass by Tower Bridge into the Upper Pool. Do not miss the 80 crew members singing the Colombian National Anthem as they wave the Colombian flag.
By Briony Lewis & Ellie Griffiths