Who We Are

WALTHAMSTOW GARDEN PARTY IS A WALTHAM FOREST COUNCIL FESTIVAL, PRODUCED BY BARBICAN AND CREATE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH KEY LOCAL ORGANISATIONS IN WALTHAM FOREST.

The Barbican

The Barbican is a world-class arts and learning organisation in the heart of The City presenting a diverse range of art, music, theatre, dance, film and creative learning events. Committed to ‘arts without boundaries’ the Barbican offers over 50,000 discounted tickets for as little as £5 to 14-25 year olds through its Young Barbican scheme.

At Walthamstow Garden Party, the Barbican continues to build on its history of programming and partnerships with artists and organisations in east London. 

Visit the Barbican 

Create

Create exists to explore the ways artists can contribute to the lives of people in cities. It helps artists to connect more closely with communities through an ambitious programme of projects.

Create's work is primarily focused in east London, home to more artists and art organisations than anywhere in Europe.

Visit Create 

Waltham Forest

Beautiful parks and wide open spaces provide the perfect backdrop to Waltham Forest Council’s programme of summer Get Together events. Residents can enjoy free events including music concert’s featuring a wide range of top class bands rivalling many commercial music festivals. An abundance of free fun day entertainment for all our residents, cultural events, car free streets, carnivals and food festivals bring Waltham Forest’s diverse community together.  All corners of the borough are catered for, all ages and all tastes.

Visit Waltham Forest 

 

PROGRAMME PARTNERS

Walthamstow Garden Party wouldn’t be possible without the amazing talent, commitment and enthusiasm of all the local artists, groups, organisations and businesses that get involved. The list grows every day so check back for updates.

Artillery

Auntie Maureen

Blackhorse Workshop

BringBackTheBeat

Co DB

Community Waltham Forest

E17 Arts Trail

E17 Designers

E17 Puppets

East of Eden

Electronic 17

Epping Forest

Friends of Lloyd Park

Gayle Chong Kwan

Head & Hands

Inky Cuttlefish

Kyhal Arts

Layla Rosa

Let's Roll

Lloyd Park Artist Studios

Lloyd Park Skate Jam

Lola Ley Studio

Made By Ore

Meet Your Park People

MovE17

Organic Lea

Queenie & Ted

Real Food Festival

Scribble & Smudge

Soul Picnic

Stow Film Lounge

The Lloyd Park Centre

The Mill

Turning Earth

Waltham Forest Music Hub

Walthamstow Wetlands

Walthamstow Youth Circus

Wild Card Brewery

William Morris Gallery

X7eaven Dance

Yanire Sylva

 

OUR FUNDERS

Arts Council England

Arts Council England champions, develops and invests in artistic and cultural experiences that enrich people’s lives. It supports a range of activities across the arts, museums and libraries – from theatre to digital art, reading to dance, music to literature, and crafts to collections. Between 2015 and 2018, ACE plans to invest £1.1 billion of public money from government and an estimated £700 million from the National Lottery to help create these experiences for as many people as possible across the country. 

 

 

 

Image credits © Gar Powell-Evans