Family festival fun perfected in London
Celebrating good food, delightful music and tremendously fun activities is this fresh family event, where laughter, songs, and memories will fill the beautiful open space of Blackheath in London.
Escape the haste of the city and surround yourself in nature, sounds and flavours, as foodies can enjoy the food market and live demonstrations from Michelin star chefs, while parents and children alike can bounce to the sounds of Massive Attack, Frank Turner, Grace Jones, Aloe Blacc & Imelda May.
A joyful feast both visually and physically, there is summer entertainment to suite every taste at On Blackheath, from activities and adventures enjoyable by the whole family, to a high quality and contemporary lineup curated by the likes of Giles Peterson, Chris Holland and Heavenly Records.
In partnership with John Lewis, expect nothing but the best touches to a bespoke festival set to cement its mark in the heritage of must-attend British family events...
- Massive Attack
- Frank Turner
- Grace Jones
- Imelda May
GILLES PETERSON WORLDWIDE STAGE:
HEAVENLY & FRIENDS STAGE:
FOOD VILLAGE FEATURING GIZZI ERSKINE'S CHEF CLUB: (ALL WEEKEND, CHEFS ON SELECTED DAYS)
FOOD STAGE DEMOS FROM: Gizzi Erskine, Richard Bainbridge, Simon Hulstone, Neil Rankin, Jack Stein, Valentine Warner, Adam Simmonds, Carl Clarke, Chiappa Sisters, Meringue Girls
+ The Farmer Market, Street Food and Bars
KIDS FUN FACTORY: (ALL WEEKEND)
THE FLYING SEAGULLS PROJECT: Jugglers, Magicians, Face Painters, Marching Bands
+ Hoola Hoop Classes, T-Shirt Designing Workshop, Beatiboxin and Spoken Poetry Workshops, Graffiti & T-Shirt Design Workshops, Village Fete Games, Urban Arts Experience and Swing Dance Classes
To those living in London, or those who have experienced life in a city, nothing is more sacred then the freedom of a big open green space! 4 miles outside of Central London and only 10 minutes walk away from transport hubs Lewisham & Greenwich, get ready to spend you day exploring the 3 music stages and 5 individual areas with 4 dedicated to food glorious food!
Blackheath Common, London, SE3 0UA, United Kingdom
- Saturday // Open 12:00, Close 22:30
- Sunday // Open 12:00, Close 22:00
BY RAIL: The following national rail stations are within walking distance: Lewisham (8 Min) Blackheath (10 Min) Greenwich (20 Min)
BY DLR: The nearest DLR stations within walking distance are Lewisham (8 Min) Elverson Road (19 Min) Deptford Bridge (20 Min)
BY TUBE: Get off at North Greenwich, then catch the 108 to Blackheath, after which it is a 10 minute walk
BY BUS: The following route pass Blackheath locations: 53, 54, 89, 108, 202, 386, 380