To celebrate the opening weekend of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games and London Bridge City Summer Festival,Night of Festivals London will be wowing crowds on London’s South Bank in the area around More London, City Hall and Potters Fields Park.
The Festival, produced by ArtReach, incorporates FREEDOM, a collaborative European project with artists from across the Continent and in partnership with Haus Drei (Hamburg) and FabriC (Gabrovo, Bulgaria).
The spectacle will include an amazing range of Brazilian and Latin American street art, dance and carnival, live music, storytelling in our atmospheric Yurt, and visual arts installations and activity from Bulgarian, German, Romanian and UK artists. Don’t miss the interactive Chimes installation!
Saturday 6th August
2pm to 8pm: Day time carnival activity around Potters Fields Park, The Scoop, More London and river front, with storytelling yurt, live music and visual arts installations, including Freedom Wall graffiti art project and The Chimes. A special feature will be Living Statues performances by ten actors from Romania’s acclaimed Masca Theatre. Other companies include Shademakers,Gozart, Sambando, London School of Samba and Kinetika Bloco
8.30pm: Night Time Lit Carnival - NOT TO BE MISSED!
Along the river front from the Design Museum to HMS Belfast, with a 20 minute grand finale on Potter’s Field at 9.30pm.