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THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 27TH AUGUST 2018

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OPENING TIMES
Thu & Fri 3pm-10pm, Sat to Mon 11am-10pm
 
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£28 / £32 (Adults), £12 / £15 (11-17 year olds), FREE (10 and Under)
 
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MAKEMOREA festival for makers and doers, MAKEMORE is a new summer jamboree in Victoria Park where you can try your hand at crafts activities, with live music and immersive theatre thrown in. An uplifting festival where you eat, drink, socialise and have a go at making something, take part in bushcraft activities with The Exploration Society, turn wood with Barn the Spoon or venture into the world of model animation with Wallace and Gromit creators, Aardman productions. Create your own posters, join a printing workshop, see how tiny house building is done, learn how to throw a pot and join Whelans Weaving for a live interactive art installation. Foodies are very well catered for too with Angela Clutton pulling together a who's who of published talent from Charlotte Pike, award-winning food writer and author of Smoked, to Masterchef's Dhruv Baker. Performing arts include a mix of cabaret, comedy, burlesque and puppetry from Frantic Assembly, Little Angel Theatre and Polka Theatre, supplemented by live music from London choir, Some Voices.

 

About Victoria Park

One of London's best kept secrets, Victoria Park is a fantastic place to spend an afternoon. The city's first public park, it was opened in the East End in 1845 after a local MP presented Queen Victoria with a petition of 30,000 signatures. More about Victoria Park

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MAKEMORE  Carreducker bespoke shoemakers will appear in the yodomo.co dome at MAKEMORE. Photo: Jack Lawson.  

MAKEMORE - Carreducker bespoke shoemakers will appear in the yodomo.co dome at MAKEMORE. Photo: Jack Lawson.

MAKEMORE Carreducker bespoke shoemakers will appear in the yodomo.co dome at MAKEMORE. Photo: Jack Lawson. 

MAKEMORE - Carreducker bespoke shoemakers will appear in the yodomo.co dome at MAKEMORE. Photo: Jack Lawson. More Images
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Mile End Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Homerton Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
 
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Car Parks

 
Sclater Street Car Park
 
28 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £100  40% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 11 minutes from MAKEMORE
The Town Hall building in Bethnal Green has been beautifully restored creating a unique designer hotel which fuses old and new. With a mix of bedrooms, ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London - Whitechapel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £55  41% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 27 minutes from MAKEMORE
Perfectly located in the heart of the East End, this new generation Holiday Inn offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-Stratford
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £44  37% off
196 High Street, E15 | 29 minutes from MAKEMORE
The traditional East End and the vibrant new business culture of twenty-first century London meet in Stratford. Great connections to the Docklands business parks and the ... More
 
 
 
 
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All Points East
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 24th May to 2nd June 2019
MAKEMORE, Grove Road, Tower Hamlets, E3 | Same location as MAKEMORE
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Winterville, Victoria Park
London > Entertainment >
Victoria Park Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 2 minutes from MAKEMORE
After taking over Victoria Park for the first time in 2014, Winterville is returning for another festive season this year. East ... More
 
 
 
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Backyard Bar & Kitchen
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
231 Cambridge Heath Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 14 minutes from MAKEMORE
The famous Backyard Comedy Club, one of East London's hottest comedy spots, was originally opened in 2000 by comedian Lee Hurst. In 2004 the comedian ran ... More
 
 
 
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10 Gales
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Arch 10, Gales Gardens, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 14 minutes from MAKEMORE
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London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Approach Road, Hackney, London | 11 minutes from MAKEMORE
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Fred London
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
45 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 11 minutes from MAKEMORE
Set up by Fred Mann, former director of the Milch gallery, Fred London specialises in contemporary art and musical collaborations. Fred Mann has had a mixed ... More
 
 
 
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Degree Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
30 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 11 minutes from MAKEMORE
Offering affordable art, Degree Art sells, commissions and rents out art works - painting, photography, sculpture and prints - created by students and recent graduates from ... More
 
 
 
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Roman Road Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 7 minutes from MAKEMORE
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Ginger Pig
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
99 Lauriston Road, Hackney, London E9 | 7 minutes from MAKEMORE
Though the name suggests specialists in spicy pork products, the Ginger Pig offers so much more. Beginning with their original shop at Borough Market in the ... More
 
 
 
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Bottle Apostle
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
95 Lauriston Road, Hackney, London E9 | 7 minutes from MAKEMORE
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The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
223 Grove Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | Same location as MAKEMORE
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East London Liquor Company
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Unit GF1 221 Grove Road, Mile End, E3 | 1 minute from MAKEMORE
A vodka, gin and whisky distillery in East London set up by Alex Wolpert, the East ... More
 
 
 
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Pavilion Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Victoria Park, Tower Hamlets, London E97DE | 2 minutes from MAKEMORE
Located next to Victoria Park's boating lake, the Pavilion Café is the ideal spot for a relaxed breakfast, brunch or lunch. The indoor seating is limited ... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 8 minutes from MAKEMORE
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 28 minutes from MAKEMORE
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London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 33 minutes from MAKEMORE
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Victoria Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Grove Road, Tower Hamlets, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | Same location as MAKEMORE
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York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 11 minutes from MAKEMORE
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spa LONDON
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
York Hall Leisure Centre, Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 11 minutes from MAKEMORE
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The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
223 Grove Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | Same location as MAKEMORE
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The Victoria
London > Nightlife > Pubs
110 Grove Road, Bow, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 3 minutes from MAKEMORE
The award-winning Yummy Pub Co has expanded recently with their latest London venture of transforming The Victoria in Mile End into a trendy gastropub. Formerly a ... More
 
 
 
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The Approach
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Approach Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 8 minutes from MAKEMORE
A good pub which supports young boxers from the area and is a favourite among the locals, with a jolly atmosphere and a fine selection of ... More
 
 
 
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The Pickle Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
13-14 The Oval, E2 | 14 minutes from MAKEMORE
Directly opposite Oval Space and run by the same team, The Pickle Factory hosts shows, bands and club ... More
 
 
 
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London Fields Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
365-366 Warburton St, Hackney, London E8 | 16 minutes from MAKEMORE
Located under the railway arches beside London Fields in Hackney, the London Fields Brewery opened in 2011 and was inspired by the drought of craft beer ... More
 
 
 
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PortSide Parlour
London > Nightlife > Bars
Off Broadway, 63-65 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 | 18 minutes from MAKEMORE
If rum is your tipple of choice, then PortSide Parlour is the place to quench your thirst. Located in an underground bar beneath Off Broadway on ... More
 
 
 
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London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 12 minutes from MAKEMORE
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 31 minutes from MAKEMORE
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 32 minutes from MAKEMORE
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 

Victoria Park events

 
All Points EastAll Points EastAfter a successful debut in summer 2018, All Points East is back for a rocking ten day summer music festival, taking place over two May and June weekends at Victoria Park. To kick things off, there's a three day music festival with appearances from headliners The Chemical Brothers, Hot Chip and Primal Scream on Friday as well as Christine and the Q2019-05-24T00:00:00+01002019-06-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Victoria Park,   Grove Road  Tower Hamlets    E3 5SN
Category: event
 

event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Rock
PRICING  £59.95-£62.95 (General), £109.95 (VIP) plus Booking Fee
DATES  24th May to 2nd June 2019
VENUE  Victoria Park 
After a successful debut in summer 2018, All Points East is back for a rocking ten day summer music festival, taking place over two May and June weekends at Victoria Park. To kick things off, there's a three day music festival with appearances from headliners The Chemical Brothers, Hot Chip and Primal Scream on Friday as well as Christine and the Q... More about this event
 

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