Calling all music lovers, theatre fans, movie fanatics, foodies and shopaholics…
Seven Dials brings to London Spotlight, a free open-air music, arts and comedy festival in the heart of the city.
The open-air stage will showcase an impressive lineup of performers in the likes of Wolffe, M’das and Leah Mason. You will also be laughing your socks of with Kerry Godliman, best knows for her role int he Channel 4’s series Derek. Beautiful, The Carole King Musical will also be gracing the stage, as well as a mesmerising array of weird and wonderful acts from Seven Dials very own Circus (on Endell Street) from contortionists to dancers, alongside a variety of theatre and performances.
The event will be filled with shopping spots that you can visit during intervals. From independent boutiques to flagship stores with a series of indoor and outdoor promotions, you will not be short of activities on the day. Alternatively you are invited to indulge in some street table tennis at Murdock, a photography exhibition at Finisterre, Brazillian Bosanova music at Do Shop and see if you are up to the challenge with the slow bike race outside cycle shop Fixation.
In between the performances, you can refuel at one of many top restaurants, bars and cafes, including complementary cocktails at Scoff and Banter when you dine. You can also sample some delicious dishes at Tredwell’s, pizza at Homeslice and a summer garden at Timberyard, to name a few.
Among all the festivities guests can enjoy the pop-up lawn around the Dial complete with deck chairs and garden games. Alternately you can lounge in the pop-up garden on the corner of Neal Street and sample some free delicious juices from Cawston Press or a free alcoholic option from Pimm’s on Monmouth Street. The festival vibes would not be complete without a flowery headband, so why not book in for a workshop to create your own festival accessories.
Earlham Street will be transformed into a foodie’s paradise, where you can sit out on picnic benches and enjoy the tasty offerings from a selection of Seven Dials bars, restaurants and food stalls including Erham Street
So grab your family and friends and pop down to Spotlight on Saturday 15th August, 12 noon until 7pm, the area will be transformed into a traffic free alfresco awaiting your arrival.
Head to SevenDials.co.uk for further information