Festival goers will be arriving in Tower Hamlets in droves for this year’s Lovebox festival in Victoria Park.
Major Lazer, Diplo’s genre-hopping, dance project, will headline on Friday, July 15 while disco-punk outfit LCD Soundsystem, will take to the Main Stage on Saturday, July 16 after a five year hiatus.
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The two day event in Tower Hamlets also boasts performances from Stormzy, Katy B, Jack Garratt, Norman Jay and Oh Wonder; food from PattyandBun, Bubbledogs, Mr Bao, Mother Clucker, Smokestak and The Duck Truck, to name a few and festival style from Pop Tart Boutique, The Braid Bar and much more.
Here’s our guide to getting their in time for all the fun.
There is no car parking at Victoria Park or in the immediate vicinity so guests are asked to use public transport and to then enter the park at Crown Gate at the junction of Old Ford Road and Grove Road and follow the signs for the festival.
The nearest tube stations to Victoria Park and standard approximate travel times are:
Mile End (District & Central Lines) 13 mins
Bethnal Green (Central Line) 15 mins
Bow Road (District Line) 20 mins
Bow Church (DLR) 23 mins
Stratford (Jubilee Line) 49 mins
The nearest overground stations to Victoria Park and standard approximate travel times are:
Cambridge Heath (12 mins)
Hackney Wick (18 mins)
Bethnal Green (20 mins)
Homerton (24 mins)
London Bus routes that pass close to Victoria Park are:
8, 309, 339, 388, D3, D6
Check the timetables and get the latest TfL travel updates here.
Lovebox, July 15-16, main festival noon to 10.45pm, £54.50 (plus booking fee) Victoria Park.