Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 3RD AUGUST 2012

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Dates:
1st August 2012 until 3rd August 2012
 
OPENING TIMES
1 & 3 Aug 3pm-11pm, 2 Aug 3pm-2am
 
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FREE - booking essential via www.bac.org.uk
 

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After spending 30 days in London, working with UK collaborators including the Battersea Arts Centre, Rio Occupation comes to an epic conclusion with a Festival Finale - a three day indoor festival in the Huge V22 Summer Club at the Biscuit Factory in Bermondsey. This celebration of Rio De Janiero's culture sees artists including Laura Lima, DJ Joao Brasil, and the food and musical collective Brazilian Kitchen, showcase their talents and take part in discussions with the audience. In conjunction with the Rio State Secretariat of Culture. To book a free ticket go to the Battersea Arts Centre website.

 

About The Biscuit Factory

Peek Frean & Co made biscuits here in Bermondsey for 123 years, from 1866 until 1989 when the factory closed. Home to baked goods like the Bourbon and the Garibaldi, The Biscuit Factory was also where the Twiglet was born. The first mass producer of biscuits, they also made the 6ft wedding cake for Queen Elizabeth II's wedding. More about The Biscuit Factory

LondonTown.com - Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Bermondsey Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Canada Water Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canada Water Overground Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Butlers Wharf
 
15 minutes walk
 
Snowsfields NCP
 
26 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Guoman Tower, E1Q | 19 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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5 More London Place, SE1 | 21 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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Canada Water Culture Space, 21 Montreal House, Surrey Quays Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 10 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 22nd, 23rd, 24th and 25th Sep 2014 - 1.15pm
Surrey Quays Odeon, Surrey Quays Shopping Centre, Redriff Road, Surrey Quays, SE16 | 13 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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Let's Be Cops
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 22nd, 23rd, 24th and 25th Sep 2014 - 8pm
Surrey Quays Odeon, Surrey Quays Shopping Centre, Redriff Road, Surrey Quays, SE16 | 13 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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Shortwave Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
10 Bermondsey Square, Southwark, London SE1 | 16 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
Shortwave films, a company whose primary objective was to promote emerging film and video artists, have set up this independent cinema in Bermondsey Square. As you'd ... More
 
 
 
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The Architecture Foundation
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Ground Floor East, 136-148 Tooley Street, SE1 | 20 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
Established in 1991, The Architecture Foundation is a non-profit agency for contemporary architecture whose programme of events and exhibitions promotes its core belief that architecture enriches ... More
 
 
 
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Unicorn Theatre
London > Entertainment >
147 Tooley Street, More London, Bankside, London SE1 | 21 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
This £14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300 people ... More
 
 
 
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Cafe Gallery Projects
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1 Park Approach, Southwark Park, Southwark, London SE16 | 7 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
Before the Bermondsey Artists' Group (BAG) took over the cafe in the middle of Southwark Park it had fallen into disrepair. The building was completely renovated ... More
 
 
 
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Dilston Grove
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Southwest Corner of Southwark Park, Southwark, London SE16 | 8 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
Set up by the Cafe Gallery Projects London, who also run the nearby Cafe Gallery in the centre of Southwark Park just a five-minute walk away, ... More
 
 
 
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Brunel Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, Southwark, London SE16 | 13 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
Within the original engine house in Tunnel Road, SE16, this permanent exhibition commemorates the world's first subaqueous tunnel built by Sir Marc Isambard Brunel assisted by ... More
 
 
 
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St John Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 72 Druid Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
Fegus Henderson's St John stable extends from the restaurant by Smithfield to this bakery in Bermondsey. Although primarily a wholesalers, St John Bakery does open its shutters ... More
 
 
 
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Coleman Coffee Roasters
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
55 Stanworth Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
Wake up on a Saturday morning and smell the freshly roasted coffee at Coleman Coffee Roasters, a small batch coffee roastery at No. 55 Stanworth Street ... More
 
 
 
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The Kernel Brewery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Arch 11, Dockley Road Industrial Estate, Southwark, London SE16 | 12 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
The Kernel Brewery is one of the most successful micro brewers in London and its rise has been meteoric with its beer winning awards and ... More
 
 
 
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Pizzeria La Lanterna
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Lantern Buildings, 6 Mill Street, Southwark, Southwark, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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Café Amisha
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
161 Grange Road, Southwark, SE1 | 12 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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Tentazioni
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
2 Mill Street, Bermondsey, , Southwark, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2.2 miles from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2.3 miles from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 2.4 miles from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 19 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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London > Leisure >
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London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
108 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 12 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 17 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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Prospect of Whitby
London > Nightlife > Pubs
57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 17 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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40 Maltby Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 14 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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Hide Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 18 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
Conveniently located on the ground floor of the International Wine & Spirit Centre on Bermondsey Street, a stone's throw from London Bridge, it comes as no ... More
 
 
 
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Gong
London > Nightlife > Bars
31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 24 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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The Biscuit Factory
London > Business > Venue Hire
Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | Same location as Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
Peek Frean & Co made biscuits here in Bermondsey for 123 years, from 1866 until 1989 when the factory closed. Home to baked goods like the ... More
 
 
 
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The Wapping Project
London > Business > Venue Hire
Wapping Hydrolic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 18 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
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London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 19 minutes from Rio Occupation London: Festival Finale
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