An exciting range of activities will take place in the Horniman Gardens, including a Festival of African contemporary music and cuisine hosted by Days Like This (DLT), The Original Jerk Cookout, a festival of Caribbean culture, music and cuisine, and Global Local, a free music event celebrating South Asian music hosted by the legendary Daytimers Collective to mark India’s 75th Anniversary of Independence. There will also be a day time rave for babies, toddlers and families hosted by Big Fish Little Fish presenting musical fun for all the family. 

Elsewhere across the borough will be Movimientos, an all-day family friendly event at AMP Studios celebrating South American culture and marking Ecuadorian Independence Day with food, DJs, and Social Records Society, a collective of young DJs, musicians and record collectors launching their first ever residency at Matchstick Pie House. South London’s Balamii Radio takeover the Rivoli Ballroom for a hybrid club event, and the renowned Church of Sound present a special event exploring Southeast London’s explosive jazz scene in the round at the Albany. 

Stay tuned for the full line-up announcement and ticket release at midday on Tuesday, 28 June 2022.

This is the third stand in our Revolution Through Music programme for We Are Lewisham, following on from Love is Attention in March and Rebel Music in May.

We Are Lewisham is presented by Lewisham Council and the Albany as part of the Mayor’s London Borough of Culture 2022.