7 Cool Events This May Bank Holiday
From sumptuous street food and art, fashion, pop ups and all day and night parties, this weekend is guaranteed to be one you won’t forget or possibly won’t remember.
Here are our top 7 events to look out for this bank holiday weekend.
PAPERWORKS LAUNCH WEEKEND
The Paperworks is an exciting new creative space developed by Corsica Studios. Just 5 minutes from Corsica and Elephant and Castle, The Paperworks will have an exciting music programme combined with creative arts experiences, a selection of contemporary street-food and exceptional drinks and cocktails in a new open-air destination venue for South London. Though get down quickly as it will only be here for a short time this summer.
The UK’s leading live art and culture festival will take over London’s Tobacco Dock for its 8th year on Bank Holiday Sunday 3rd May. The only creative festival of its kind in the UK, StreetFest champions all things street culture, bringing together artists from a variety of disciplines showcasing their incredible talents for one unforgettable day. StreetFest fuses together an eclectic mix of genres including live art, dance, fashion, urban sports, music, street food, creative workshops, tattooing and much more.
Big day and night special split across two venues in Hackney this Sunday. With food stalls, live art and performances as well as music of the highest quality. Once night falls you move on to the second venue where the party will go on through till the early morning. With two lineups split across both venues this party promises to be a very special start to the summer.
With over 80 acts confirmed to perform including The 2 bears and Krankbrothers across 15 Dalston venues, Land Of Kings is a sixteen-hour marathon of music, art, food and film, showcasing the best of the area’s vibrant scenes.
Proud Camden has radically transformed our famed terrace to create a bold backdrop for the May Day Bank Holiday, launching the new Secret Garden Bar that shall continue throughout the summer.
Featuring a huge lawn and with every inch of wall is covered in rich colour from various flora, it completely stands out from the market below and acts as the perfect accompaniment to the sunshine. We will not only be delivering some of our finest musicians, but have also revamped summer menu to feature an explosion of Mediterranean inspired taste.
The iconic Lab 11 venue in Birmingham is celebrating 3 years this May bank holiday, with the refurbished space including a brand new terrace set right in the heart of the city. The weekend sees the launch of Street Banquet, a brand new food and drink dining experience.
Also across the weekend Magic Door, Glas and TRMNL will host The Martinez Brothers, Amine Edge & Dance, Samu.l, Darius Syrossian, Santé, Sidney Charles, Lauren Lo Sung and several guests to be revealed and more from Friday May 1st – Sunday 3rd.
SERA ULGER SS15 POP UP
The 2nd pop up for the SS15 collection launch by Sera Ulger London. Head down to Blitz London off Brick lane to check out the range and party. On offer will be items like the Black & White jumpsuit available in all sizes, original cut out swims RAINBOW swim and some one off pieces (BOMBERS) – Its over the full bank holiday, so we will be there for 3 whole days.