The Moon Festival Opening Event – Free Street Party!

Friday 19th July 2019 from 18:00pm to 22:30pm

General Gordon Square - Woolwich

Woolwich, London, SE18 6ET


The Moon Festival is a week long celebration involving numerous events over a week long period coinciding with the anniversary of the first moon landing. The celebrations start with this free street party and a night of music, circus, star gazing, green installations, spoken word, food and traders, all themed around the Moon across cultures, disciplines and history. After the party is over and the moon is still high and bright in the sky there will be late night events from Yoga + DJs and tea with Gyal Flex to storytelling and music.

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This event is free of charge. See the website for more details and a full schedule of events.

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