Shoreditch Festival  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 24TH JULY 2011

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New North Road, Hoxton, London N1 6TA
 
 
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Shoreditch FestivalOne of the annual highlights of the East London cultural calendar, the Shoreditch Festival takes place over July in Shoreditch Park bringing together a host of entertainment, music, theatre and dance - for free. The festival showcases the best of East London with live music, film screenings, floating stages, dance performances, art commissions, spoken word, theatre shows, heritage trails, podcast expeditions, food markets and plenty more with crafts, floats and boats. On Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th, is The Live Weekend, a unique programme of performance across 3km of the historic Regent's Canal. The Waterhouse Restaurant hosts festival events through the following week before the The Exploration Weekend on the 23rd and 24th, where visitors can explore East London's waterways with London Walks, take part in an immersive treasure hunt leading to a secret party and enjoy the annual Shoreditch Bark Dog Show. For more information go to www.shoreditchfestival.org.uk.

 

About Shoreditch Park

Originally rows of terraced housing, flattened in the 1940s by the Blitz, Shoreditch Park is now a small but well-loved community space. Temporary 'pre-fab' housing was erected on the site but was cleared betweem 1964 and 1973, creating the park. It regularly hosts a range of annual events as well as providing a home to tennis courts, a junior rugby pitch, a children's play area, a football pitch, a giant boulder for rock climbing, a volleyball court, an amphitheatre and a cycle hire scheme. More about Shoreditch Park


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Old Street Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Angel Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
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Hoxton Overground Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Haggerston Overground Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
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Macclesfield Road NCP
 
10 minutes walk
 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £56  35% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 10 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £53  39% off
Central Street, EC1V | 11 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  22% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 11 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
Prison cells are VIP booths in the bar at the Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch, a 128 room hotel in the Old Magistrates Court and Police Station, opposite ... More
 
 
 
 
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Yayoi Kusama: The Moving Moment When I Went To The Universe
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 3rd October to 21st December 2018
Shoreditch Festival, 16 Wharf Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
A major exhibition of new paintings, flower sculptures, a painted bronze pumpkin, the iconic My Eternal Soul series and a large-scale Infinity Mirrored Room....More
 
 
 
Hyon Gyon Solo Exhibition - Parasol Unit, London
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 22nd January to 31st March 2019 - Various Times
Shoreditch Festival, 14 Wharf Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
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Hoxton Hall
London > Entertainment > Theatres
130 Hoxton Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 7 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
Built in 1863 as a saloon-style music hall, this Grade II listed multi-arts venue represents the absolute pinnacle of trendy Shoreditch. Hoxton Hall played host to ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Electric Light Station
London > Entertainment >
Coronet Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 10 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
As the name suggests, Shoreditch Electric Light Station began life as an electricity generating station. Now home of Circus Space, the building, which dates back to ... More
 
 
 
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Angel Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 13 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
Stand-up comedy every night of the week, with the programme ranging from new comedy talents to well-known TV stalwarts trying out new material. ... More
 
 
 
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Victoria Miro
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
16 Wharf Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 7 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
The Victoria Miro originally opened in Cork Street in London, W1, in 1985. The gallery moved to its present location in 16 Wharf Road, Islington, in ... More
 
 
 
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20 Hoxton Square
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
20 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 9 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
This spacious gallery strategically situated opposite White Cube in Hoxton Square opened in 2007 and is run by co-directors Richard Graham, Adam Waymouth and Alex Dellal. ... More
 
 
 
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Open School East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
Open School East opens in September 2013. Open School East is an art school and communal space, commissioned and funded by the Barbican and Create London ... More
 
 
 
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A Furry World
London > Shopping > Pet Care
29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
Despite their nauseating name, A Furry World offers a first-rate range of services for your pet. Advertised as a holistic pet care service where the emphasis ... More
 
 
 
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Bookartbookshop
London > Shopping > Books
17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 9 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
We love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and ... More
 
 
 
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Sh! Women's Erotic Emporium
London > Shopping > Specialists
31-35 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 9 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
Tea and sex, how very British! This friendly boutique in Hoxton Square offers girlies the chance to seek out kinky playthings, books and erotica, in a ... More
 
 
 
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The Baring
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
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William IV
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7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
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North Star
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
188-190 New North Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 12 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
 
 
 
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 13 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 14 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 12 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 13 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
 
 
 
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London Shuffle Club
London > Leisure >
4 Ebor Street, E1 | 16 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
After three years of pop ups in places like the Truman Brewery, the shuffleboard experts, the London Shuffle Club, have a permanent home in Shoreditch from ... More
 
 
 
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The Baring
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
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7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
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Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
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Super Lyan
London > Nightlife > Bars
155 Hoxton Street, N1 | 7 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
After closing his pioneering White Lyan cocktail bar, which challenged the industry when it opened as the first no-waste bar, Ryan Chetiyawardana has transformed the former ... More
 
 
 
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The Nightjar Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
129-131 City Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 10 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
For live jazz and adventurous signature cocktails in a subterranean speakeasy setting try The Nightjar Bar in Shoreditch. Taking its cue from the illicit anti-Prohibition bars ... More
 
 
 
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Happiness Forgets
London > Nightlife > Bars
8-9 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, Hoxton, London N1 | 10 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
Embracing the new wave of drinking habits in London, Happiness Forgets is a quaint underground bar that provides drinkers with decent cocktails and a place to ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 12 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
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
 
 
 
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London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
London > Business > Venue Hire
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 12 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 13 minutes from Shoreditch Festival
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
 

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