The Queen‘s Platinum Jubilee Celebration at Potters Fields Park for local residents, with support from the National Lottery Community Fund Saturday, 4 June 4.00pm to 6.00pm and Sunday, 5 June 1.00pm to 6.00pm Platinum_Jubilee_Lunch_Event Warm up on Saturday afternoon with a free glass of Prosecco and the New Orleans style jazz band Doolally Tap (4-6PM). Join us on Sunday for a free lunch from local restaurants Vapiano and Rosa’s Thai Cafe, and a fun-filled line-up of events at the Bandstand. • Free Lunch from Vapiano, Rosa‘s Thai Café for the first 300 residents to present their tickets. • Discounted Pimm’s from the Pimm’s teapot, • Free henna hand-painting for adults • Free face-painting for children • Let’s Grow Nannies for children – sponsored by Team London Bridge Residents will need (free) tickets for both Saturday and Sunday Residents of Shad Thames please contact firstname.lastname@example.org Residents of Fair Community Housing Services please contact the Fair Community Office The celebrations are being organised by the Shad Thames Residents’ Association in partnership with Potters Fields Park Management Trust and Fair Community Housing Services, with generous funding from the National Lottery Community Fund.
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Celebrate Summer Solstice with a community yoga day in Potters Fields Park. Visitors and residents are invited to attend free yoga sessions in Potters Fields Park, hosted by Bikram Yoga, More Yoga and Sri Sri School of Yoga. Yogis can get flex their poses against the backdrop of Tower Bridge and the River Thame. MiiRO vegan ice cream will be offered to participants as a post-yoga treat for everyone to enjoy. Online booking for yoga sessions can be made via each yoga organisation’s direct website. https://www.bikramyogalondon.com/ https://www.moreyoga.co.uk/ https://www.srisrischoolofyoga.org
From July 2nd to July 14th, Festibowl will be rolling towards the river for the ultimate British summer experience. 5 mins walk from London Bridge station, head to Potters Field Park for your first ever bowl or to tune your existing skills. It’ll be an event you’ll never forget! Freshly cut grass beneath your feet, lawn bowl in one hand, an ice-cold drink in the other. Blue skies abound, it’s a breezy summer’s day and you’re surrounded by your friends and colleagues as classic tunes echo around Potters Field Park. THIS IS FESTIBOWL An outdoor lawn bowls pop up event in the heart of the city. The perfect way to team build, network and entertain clients this summer. Delicious street food, a wide range of drinks, immersive lawn bowls for all, open air music and entertainment available.
The biggest Latin American street food festival in London returns to Potters Fields Park for 2019, bringing the most authentic street food, drinks and culture to the iconic riverside location. Sample traditional and new flavours from across the continent with delicacies from Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, Venezuela, Peru and more! Comida Fest also promises a sizzling cultural line up of Latin American music and dancers. You’ll also get the chance to shake the calories off with some free dance classes, including salsa and Zumba There’ll also be plenty of family-friendly activities, including face painting, storytelling and more. Find out more
Gnomus – Caretaker of the Earth By Puppets with GUTS Come and meet Gnomus who will be checking every leaf and every flower in the London Bridge area to inspire a new generation of conservationists. Gnomus, the caretaker of plants and stories, unearths untold facts about climate change and the environment. This bumbling, gentle giant is kind and friendly engaging families in themes of extinction and conservation. Recommended for ages 6 and over. Commissioned and presented by Team London Bridge, National Parks City Week and Potters Fields Park Management Trust, with funding from Arts Council England. Dates and times Melior Street Community Garden, 60 – 68 St Thomas Street, SE1 3QU – Friday 26 July – 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm Potters Fields Park, Tooley Street, SE1 2AA – Saturday 27 July – 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm St. John’s Churchyard, Tower Bridge Road / Tooley Street, SE1 2AJ – Saturday 27 July 1pm & 3pm FREE atlondonbridge.com puppetswithguts.com
The Ivy Tower Bridge is an all-day British brasserie with an all-encompassing menu serving modern British and international Ivy-inspired classics from dawn until dusk, seven days a week. Making the most of its riverside location and views of the iconic Tower Bridge and Tower of London, the restaurant also features an outdoor terrace, a bar and a private dining room on the first floor, offering tranquil relaxed yet sophisticated dining with beautiful views across the river. With interiors designed by Martin Brudnizki Design Studio, the two-floors restaurant will offer guests the choice of dining within the restaurant, enjoying the view from floor to ceiling glass windows, or outside on the Parisian-style al fresco terrace seating 50 and overlooking the River Thames.
Join The Ivy Tower Bridge on Tuesday 1st August for a special event; an aerialist will perform with a hot air balloon, right on the riverside outside the restaurant in Potters Fields Park. Pop by to enjoy the shows, on the hour from 12pm-8pm. The best social post will win dinner for two! Use the hashtags #ivyintheair #ivytowerbridge
The first all Latin American street food festival in London comes to Potters Fields Park for the first time in 2017. Comida Fest’s team of curators have sourced out the best of Latin American street traders in London. FREE ENTRY with the best food and drinks, loads of kids and families activities, drinks masterclasses, dance workshops, bands and DJs! Event opening times Sat 11:00 – 21:00 (for food traders and bars and stage until 20:00) Sun 11:00 – 19:00 (for food traders and bars and stage until 18:00)
This weekend long festival of all things Indonesian comes to Potters Fields Park on the 22nd and 23rd July. Sample traditional cuisine and catch live entertainment throughout the day including dance troops, fashion shows and music. http://indonesianweekend.com
Beside London Bridge City and overlooking Potters Fields Park, the Thames and Tower Bridge, Caffe Nomma Italian must be one of the best-placed cafes in London. Located close to the major tourist attractions of Tower Bridge, HMS Belfast and the Tower of London, Caffe Nomma Italian offers London the experience of Southern Italy’s number one coffee served with Italian hospitality. As well as its large range of delicious coffees, Caffe Nomma offers their amazing Italian patisserie and artisan ice cream from Calabria. From the first glimpse of its dramatic exterior, Caffe Nomma provides an authentic Mediterranean oasis on the banks of the River Thames. Caffe Nomma Italian is offering London Bridge DealCard holders 10% discount. Show your DealCard when ordering. Monday – Sunday 10am – 5pm