Go Islington Festival
With bags of sports and activities on offer, dance and music for young people, arena activities and health and community stalls there’s something for everybody at this year’s Go Islington Festival.
Taking place at Highbury Fields on Saturday 28 July between 11am and 4pm, Go Islington is the borough’s leading celebration of sport, music and dance.
So, what are you waiting for? Try something new for free at this year’s Go Islington.
Sports and activities
Here are the sports and activities confirmed so far.
Little Superstars sporting activities for 3-7 year olds
Mixed Martial Arts
Waterside Adventure Playground activities for 6-13 year olds
Youngsters who try five or more sports could win membership of the council’s leisure centres for a year, a prize kindly donated by Better.
Music and dance with young talented performers from Lift, Platform and the Rose Bowl youth hub. Plus, the Launchpad stage has teamed up with Roundhouse to offer circus skills, free-running, festival face-painting and loads more.
Singing and dancing marquee
Music and movement with Monkey Music
Sing-along with Singing Harriette
Zumba, with an instructor from the Stay Well Live Well project
A 75-feet giant inflatable fun run that’s an assault course, has knights and dragons, a castle and a slide!
Health and community stalls
One O’clock Club
British Sign Language interpreters will be at the event.
- Arts and Entertainment
- Sports & leisure
- Islington Assembly Hall
- Markets in Islington
- Sport for people with a disability
- Cookery school classes
- Canonbury Tower tours
- Healthy Generations classes
- Islington Walking Tours
- Women’s Institutes in Islington
- Volunteering at Caledonian Park Clock Tower
- Borrow real art for free
- Volunteering in Islington
- Saturday Stitching Surgery
- The Singing Well Community Choir
- Volunteer in Islington parks
- DIY for tenants
- Flag football for girls
- Saturday Night Project
- Want to play netball?
- Junior Explorers
- It’s happening in Archway!
- Islington Upperdeckers
- Aikido classes
- Angel Shed summer workshops
- Music video production course
- Summer on the green
- Parks Festive Fortnight
- Go Islington Festival
- B Creative – Summer School
- Rosemary Gardens fun day
- Echoes of Holloway Prison
- Illegal tobacco roadshow