Royal Greenwich Festivals

The 2022 programme of free Royal Greenwich Festivals will kick off this June, running until September.

There will be a variety of festivals, workshops and quality performances for residents of all ages to enjoy.  

Royal Greenwich Festivals will reach every corner of the borough, with free, inclusive, world-class events happening on our residents' doorsteps.

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Emergency Exit Arts | A Tale to be Told 

A Tale to be Told will tour our parks and open spaces. Performers will burst out a giant moving puppet, sharing stories heard from all the diverse voices from our communities. 

Festival.org | Greenwich+Docklands International Festival 

The Greenwich+Docklands International festival will wow audiences with a high-profile, high-impact, creative programme of performances from local, national, and international artists and organisations. 

Greenwich Dance | Summer in the Park & Artsunboxed 

Summer in the Park brings the feeling of community fairs alive. The feel-good park events will feature professional and community dance performances alongside contributions from other amateur groups to celebrate local community coming together. 

Greenwich Parks Forum | PARKSfest 22 

PARKSfest is an open-air festival with free cultural entertainment in the parks and open spaces of Royal Greenwich. There will be live entertainment from local groups, and artists, showcasing local talent. 

Tramshed Arts | Greenwich Family Arts Festival 

The Greenwich Family Arts Festival is packed full of outdoor theatre, workshops and participatory experiences, cultural storytelling and dance activities that everyone can join in.  

Full events calendar

  • Saturday 16 June - A Tale to be Told

    12 to 4pm | Plumstead Gardens, SE2

    Wednesday 29 June - A Tale to be Told

    4 to 7pm | Caletock & Flamstead Estates, SE10

    Friday 22 July - A Tale to be Told

    11am to 4pm | General Gordon Square, SE18

    Friday 29 July - A Tale to be Told

    11am to 4pm | General Gordon Square, SE18

    Sunday 14 August - A Tale to be Told

    2 to 5pm | Southwood Park, SE9

    Monday 29 August - A Tale to be Told

    12 to 5pm | Well Hall Pleasaunce, SE9

  • Saturday 27 August - The Sky Is Filled With Thunder

    8pm | The Moorings, Thamesmead

    Sunday 28 August - The Sky Is Filled With Thunder

    8pm | The Moorings, Thamesmead

    Sunday 28 August - Follow Me

    3pm | The Moorings, Thamesmead

    Monday 29 August - Follow Me

    3pm | The Moorings, Thamesmead

    Friday 2 September - En Route Common Ground

    5pm | Woolwich Common, SE18

    Saturday 3 September - En Route Common Ground

    5pm | Woolwich Common, SE18

    Sunday 4 September - En Route Common Ground

    2.30pm | Woolwich Common, SE18

  • Friday 24 June - Autin Dance Company: Out of the Blue

    3.30 to 7pm | The Playground, Greenwich Park, SE10

    Sunday 26 June - Maryon Park Picnic

    12 to 5pm | Maryon Park, SE7

    Friday 8 July - Just Us Dance Theatre: Born to Protest

    1.30pm and 3pm | Eaglesfield Park, SE18

    Friday 22 July - Folk Dance Remixed: Step Hop House

    3.30 to 7pm | The Playground, Greenwich Park, SE10

    Sunday 24 July - Queenscroft Park Picnic

    1 to 6pm | Queenscroft Park, SE9

    Friday 29 July - Midsummerland and The RIDDLE

    10am to 4pm | General Gordon Square, SE18

    Sunday 31 July - Gallions Park Picnic

    3 to 8pm | Gallions Park, SE18

    Friday 5 August - NOCTURN & Spin Arts: The RIDDLE

    10am to 4pm | General Gordon Square, SE18

    Friday 12 August - NOCTURN & Spin Arts: The RIDDLE

    10am to 4pm | General Gordon Square, SE18

    Friday 19 August - NOCTURN & Spin Arts: The RIDDLE

    10am to 4pm | General Gordon Square, SE18

    Friday 26 August - NOCTURN & Spin Arts: The RIDDLE

    10am to 4pm | General Gordon Square, SE18

  • Sunday 3 July - Summer Music at Avery Hill

    1 to 5pm | Avery Hill Park, SE9

    Sunday 10 July - Picnic in the Park

    12 to 4pm | Eaglesfield Park, SE18

    Saturday 16 July - Community Day

    12 to 4pm | Plumstead Gardens, SE2

    Sunday 17 July - Summer @ Shrewsbury Park

    12 to 4pm | Shrewsbury Park, SE18

    Sunday 7 August - Family Fun Day

    12 to 5pm | Bostall Gardens, SE2

    Sunday 14 August - Concert in the Park

    1 to 5pm | Eltham Park South, SE9

    Sunday 14 August - Southwood

    2 to 5pm | Southwood Park, SE9

    Monday 29 August - Family Fun Day

    12 to 5pm | Well Hall Pleasaunce, SE9

    Monday 5 September - Picnic in the Park

    2 to 6pm | East Greenwich Pleasaunce, SE10

  • Saturday 2 July - The Bell Orchestra by Beautiful Creatures Theatre

    11am to 3pm | General Gordon Square, SE18

    Saturday 2 July - BIRDS with Caroline Hands

    11am to 3pm | General Gordon Square, SE18

    Saturday 2 July - Boudica by Wild Geese Theatre Company

    11.30am to 2pm | St Georges Garrison Church, SE18

    Saturday 2 July - ALL EARS: A concert celebrating South Asian music and culture

    2 to 4pm Workshops and 4 to 6pm Concert | Greenwich Park, SE10

    Sunday 3 July - Boudica by Wild Geese Theatre Company

    1 and 4pm | Avery Hill Park, SE9

    Sunday 3 July - BIRDS with Caroline Hands

    1 to 5pm | Avery Hill Park, SE9

    Saturday 9 July - Boh Boh Finds Home by Little Bean Theatre

    11am | Cator Park North, SE3

    Saturday 9 July - The Ugly Bugs Wingding! from Enter Edem

    12pm and 2.30pm | Cator Park North, SE3

    Saturday 9 July - The Campers presented by Fever Birds

    1pm and 3pm | Cator Park North, SE3

    Sunday 10 July - Naomi Cortes storyteller

    1pm, 2pm and 3.30pm | Eaglesfield Park, SE18

    Sunday 10 July - Ugly Bugs Wingding

    1.30pm and 3pm | | Eaglesfield Park, SE18

    Sunday 17 July - Tree Fellas by Frank Wurzinger

    12.15pm, 2pm and 3.45pm | Shrewsbury Park, SE18

    Sunday 17 July - Rascally Diner by LAS Theatre

    1pm and 3pm | Shrewsbury Park, SE18

    Saturday 23 July - Boudica by Wild Geese Theatre Company

    12pm | Charlton House, SE7

    Saturday 23 July - Wagon of Dreams by Jelly Fish Theatre

    1.30pm and 4pm | Charlton House, SE7

    Saturday 23 July - The Green Knight by Geese Theatre

    12.30pm | Charlton House, SE7

    Saturday 23 July - BIRDS with Caroline Hands

    2 to 5pm | Greenwich Park, SE10

    Saturday 23 July - ALL EARS: A concert celebrating West African music and culture.

    4 to 6pm | Greenwich Park, SE10

    Sunday 24 July - Boudica by Wild Geese Theatre Company

    11.30am | Mycenae House, SE3

    Sunday 24 July - Wagon of Dreams by Jelly Fish Theatre

    1 to 3.30pm | Mycenae House, SE3

    Sunday 24 July - The Green Knight by Wild Geese Theatre

    2pm | Mycenae House, SE3

    Saturday 30 July - Greenwich Family Pride Day

    12 to 5.30pm | Royal Arsenal, SE18

    Sunday 31 July - Boh Boh Finds Home by Little Bean Theatre

    11am and 2pm | The Moorings, SE28

    Sunday 31 July - Rascally Diner by LAS Theatre

    3pm and 5.30pm | Gallions Park, SE28