Join the Docks 2019

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Join the Docks 2019


UPDATE 05/10/20: We're very happy to announce that the Join the Docks 2020 programme is now available. Take a look at the full programme now!


Join the Docks is the Royal Docks’ summer festival. From July til September, everyone is invited to explore the area’s beautiful water, parks, outdoor spaces, and venues through three months of special events.

Highlights include:

Swimming, splashing and sand at Kids Summer Splash
Roller-blading dancers and world-famous musicians at the Certain Black Ensemble Festival
EFG London Jazz Festival's first-ever outdoor stage
Fireworks and floating swans at Wishful

Spanning 4km of London’s historic docklands, this curated cultural programme will nurture connections between neighbours, Londoners, and the communities that make up this part of Newham, East London. Join the Docks this summer, and discover somewhere different.

Join the Docks 2019
Join the Docks 2019

Time & date

July until September 2019

Location

The Royal Docks

For your visit

Food & Drink

Cafe Bonane

Down-to-earth cafe serving fried breakfasts and hearty lunches on the dockside.

Royal Victoria Dock
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Art & Culture

Making Space: Take Your Place

This final part of Jessie Brennan’s public art series was created in collaboration with the sports communities at Royal Docks Adventure.

Royal Albert Dock
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Community

University of East London

UEL's docklands campus is known for its state-of-the-art sports facilities and formiddable reputation.