Having already announced the likes of The xx, LCD Soundsystem, Bjork, The National, Nick Cave, Father John Misty, Lorde and many more, London’s new All Points East Festival have just announced four days of free entry for movies, music, food, and much more.
As well as a main three-day festival and various spin-off ‘All Points East Presents’ one-day events, Victoria Park will now be open to four days of free outdoor cinema, live music, street food, bars, theatre, arts, sports and beyond.
As well as the screening of independent short films, other movie theme nights include All Points 80’s, All Points Musical and All Points Global World Cinema – while every evening will play host to a range of local and world music.
All Points East In The Neighbourhood will be open with free entry at Victoria Park from Monday 28 – Thursday 31 May from 10am – 9.30pm.
“Victoria Park is a great space for events and we are excited about All Points East coming to the borough,” said Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs. “When we made the agreement with the promoters we ensured that community benefits are a key part of what will be delivered.
“There will be a four-day programme of free activities, which is an exciting opportunity to showcase our borough’s rich and diverse cultural talent and ensure that local people have a chance to get involved in what should be a great event.”
He added: “‘In the Neighbourhood’ will mean residents and families in Tower Hamlets can enjoy dozens of free events, and sample some of the culinary delights and beverages provided by local food and drink businesses.”
All Points East line-up and tickets
The full line-up is below. For tickets and more information, visit here.
All Points East – Friday 25 May
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Richie Hawtin CLOSE
Nick Murphy fka Chet Faker
George FitzGerald Live
Hercules & Love Affair
Oscar and the Wolf
All Points East – Saturday 26 May
Rex Orange County
Jessie James Solomon
All Points East – Sunday 27 May
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Father John Misty
Flying Lotus 3D
The Black Madonna
Maribou State DJ set
Mr G Live
Byron The Aquarius
APE Presents… Catfish and the Bottlemen – Friday 1 June
Catfish and the Bottlemen
Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes
APE Presents… The National – Saturday 2 June
The War on Drugs
Public Service Broadcasting
Broken Social Scene
This Is The Kit
APE Presents… Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Sunday 3 June
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Patti Smith & Her Band