Carnival Time!

Hackney Carnival 2016 – London’s Ultimate Street Festival  – is this Sunday, 11 September. Featuring spectacular costumes, energetic dance, sound systems and live music from around the world – it’s a great sign off to the summer.

This year, the carnival features Hackney’s best young musicians, plus a carnival party at Ridley Road with global food, arts and crafts.

Sunday 11 September 2016, 12pm – 8pm

Carnival hotspots:

  • Live stage in Gillett Square 12 noon – 6pm
  • Live entertainment outside Hackney Town Hall
  • End of procession finale in Ridley Road, plus food stalls 2.30 – 8pm.

hackneyonecarnival photo credit: sean pollock
hackneyonecarnival photo credit: sean pollock

Carnival Route

  • 2pm – Leaves Ridley Road
  • 3.15pm – Hackney Town Hall
  • 5pm – Ends in Ridley Road

More at: or follow: #HackneyOneCarnival