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Woolwich Lates featuring different people doing different activities
Woolwich Lates

Take part in Woolwich Lates, a year-long series of free arts, fitness, markets, shopping and family late events, taking place across Woolwich.

The programme builds on the exciting range of top attractionsentertainment and food options there are in Woolwich. The area is home to some outstanding spots in which to spend the evenings with family or friends.

Whether you’re heading to a comedy show at Tramshed, exploring London’s newest creative district Woolwich Works or enjoying a meal at one of the independent restaurants, bars, cafes or bustling markets, there’s something for everyone in Woolwich.

Come for a Woolwich Lates event and make a full day of it at one of the wonderful businesses in the area.

Woolwich Lates is supported by the Mayor of London's Night Time Enterprise Zone and Night Czar Amy Lamé and delivered by the Royal Borough of Greenwich with key partners and local businesses. This initiative is aimed at boosting our high streets and increasing activity later into the evening, for the benefit of our businesses and residents. Read more.


From Thursday 26 October to Sunday 5 November | 10am to 8pm | General Gordon Square and Royal Arsenal

Come to the town centre to get stuck into eleven days of activity celebrating autumn and light festivals from across the world, including Harvest, Moon Festival, Diwali, Hannukah and Bonfire Night. 

The square will come alive with street food, crafts and produce traders, free fun activities for children, fun fair rides and live entertainment for all ages. From dusk, a spectacular light tunnel will perfectly frame your autumnal selfies and trees will be illuminated with colourful, interactive lighting. 

Free story times, arts and crafts and mascot meets will keep little ones entertained, while the fun will continue after dark with music and dance performances.