Greenwich

Great Get Together and Armed Forces Day event

Event information

The Royal Borough of Greenwich's free annual summer community celebration returns to the Royal Artillery Barracks. The event is combined with one of the UK's largest Armed Forces Days. Entry is free, and many of the attractions are free, too.

This festival brings the whole community together for a great day out and celebrates the fact that we are stronger together. So why not come down with your family, friends and neighbours and enjoy a great day out full of community spirit.

When and where

The event takes place on Saturday 24 June from 11am to 6pm at:

The Royal Artillery Barracks,
Repository Road,
Woolwich SE18 4BB

What's on

The event will boast exciting attractions for all ages, including:

  • live bands and community performance
  • vehicle stunt shows and army displays
  • animal shows and petting zone
  • have a go activities including cartoon workshops
  • deluxe under 5s area including 'baby rave'
  • giant inflatables and laser tag
  • information on local services and groups
  • healthy living zone and sports try-out sessions
  • the Kings Troop Royal Horse Artillery
  • funfair rides, stalls and food court
  • historical re-enactment
  • Veterans' parade.

Please note that no dogs (except assistance dogs) or alcohol will be permitted on the event site.

Read the event site rules and terms and conditions of entry before you attend.