This weekend you are spoilt for choice as there are many brilliant events on that can be enjoyed by the whole family! So have a little read below and start to plan your fun weekend out and fingers crossed it stays sunny!



Leytonstone Festival & Arts Trail 

New Event! Hailed as ‘The Best Little Festival’ and for all the right reasons the ‘Leytonstone Festival’ returns this Saturday 1st July,  with what looks to be a fantastic Opening Party held at St Johns Church, E11, where there will be an array of Live music, craft stalls and also the Leytonstone Arts Trail which coincides with the festival yearly and is a great way to see the diversity of talent we have here in our community. You can also get involved with this years Art Trail by displaying some of your treasured artwork in your windows & gardens, turning the streets of Leytonstone into our very own art gallery!

Read more about the brilliant events being held throughout the two weeks of ‘Leytonstone Festival’ and where you can pick up a programme here:

Read all about the ‘Leytonstone Arts Trail’ Here:

Stones Throw Market 

Also held at St Johns Church, Leytonstone and as part of the ‘Leytonstone Festival’, ‘Stones Throw Market’ is our go to place this weekend, as not only do they have a great range of East London designers showcasing but also throw in an eclectic mix of vintage and retro finds and not forgetting lots of delicious local honey sold by Epping Forest Honey ,  you got yourself the perfect day out here in Leytonstone!



Leyton Carnival

It’s Back! This Saturday 1st July sees the return of the brilliant ‘Leyton Carnival’ which guarantees to fill the streets of Leyton with “Caribbean colours, music and flavours,” with this years theme being ‘Around the World’.

As one of East London’s biggest annual events, there are many things for the whole family to enjoy, “Elaborate floats and colourful costumed performers wind their way through the streets to the sound of steel bands and calypso music. Watch the carnival parade, join in the fun and visit the tempting food stalls, funfair rides, cinema, music and even our first teddy bears around the world picnic at Leyton Cricket Ground.”

It’s definitely not an event to be missed and we hope that everyone attending has a great day!

Read more about ‘Leyton Carninval’ here:


Leyton Food Market 

It wouldn’t be a ‘What’s on this Weekend’ without the mention of the fantastic ‘Leyton Food Market‘, held every Saturday within the beautiful Coronation Gardens, E10, this weekend they are having a promotion in which all drinks will be discounted with proceeds going to the Grenfell Tower fund, so make sure to go down and show your support!


Theydons Sponsored Fete’s 

This Sunday sees two local school fetes sponsored by Theydons come to life after months of planning from everyone involved.

For the past 25 years we have really enjoyed sponsoring as many local events & fetes as we can throughout the year and look forward to continuing to do so for many more years to come!

Were excited to see everyone there and hope that everyone has a fantastic day!

St Aubyns School, IG8 – Sunday 2nd July,  11am – 4pm

George Tomlinson Primary School, E11 – Sunday 2nd July, 1 -4pm