Friday 25th May – Sunday 3rd June 2018
Victoria Park, London
Final tickets on sale from www.allpointseastfestival.com
All Points East is a brand new ten day event taking place from 25th May to 3 June 2018 in East London’s beautiful Victoria Park, Tower Hamlets. Kicking off on the May bank holiday will be a three day music festival with a thrillingly diverse line up of some of the coolest names in music. Following the opening weekend, APE In The Neighbourhood a 4-day community focused midweek event will deliver an entertainment programme of comedy, food, outdoor cinema and more to reflect the vibrancy of its surrounding area. The bank holiday Monday will deliver All Points Equal, celebrating 100 years of of votes for (some) women. This day will include cinema, live panels, immersive rallies, banner making, live music, spoken word, street food, children’s activities and so much more. These mid week events culminate the following weekend with three huge standalone APE Presents… headline shows with some of the most exciting acts around.
Featuring headliners LCD Soundsystem , The xx and Bjork alongside an incredible supporting lineup including Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Phoenix, Lorde, Justice, Sampha, Beck, Father John Misty, Friendly Fires and Flying Lotus 3D ; the three day festival will showcase a huge, varied lineup on some of the world’s most exciting new staging concepts. The X Stage is an ambitious, new ‘in the round’ festival experience placing the finest electronic talent in the heart of the action and enveloping the crowd in sound from all angles. The stage will host performances from huge names including The Black Madonna, Omar-S, Hunee, Mr G, Roman Fluge l and DJ Tennis.
APE In The Neighbourhood will host a programme of free activities in Victoria Park over four days between the All Points East Festival and APE Presents… shows. With a focus on community involvement, activities will be run by incredible local organisations and suppliers. Activities include free outdoor cinema, live music & entertainment, street food, pop up bars, theatre, arts, sports & wellbeing, children’s activities and much more. As part of a dedicated drive to provide free content for local residents and the wider community and to support local businesses, the weekday programme takes place during half term and on the Bank Holiday making this an ideal destination for families as well as fun loving Londoners.
The event culminates in three huge APE Presents… shows with Catfish and the Bottlemen headlining the event on Friday 1st June 2018, the Saturday headlined by Ohio indie rockers The National and Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds headlining on Sunday 3rd.
A truly unique festival environment, an excellence in production, facilities, hospitality and customer service unlike anything seen before in Victoria Park will underpin the entirety of the 10 day event.
Tickets for All Points East Festival and all three APE Presents… shows are on sale now from www.allpointseastfestival.com.