Art In the Park 2015

Event Details

Art in the Park blends is a magical, creative day for all the family. The all-afternoon event is sponsored by Brockley’s Rock and includes face painting, kids’ workshops, craft and food stalls, beer, music and fun. What’s not to love? Join in our family fun day from midday.

This afternoon of fun includes:

Children’s Magical Marquee – £5 per child

This fantastic family day gets going at midday with a range of creative workshops for children up to 14 years. Workshops include felt-making, comics workshop, crochet for beginners, make your own headgear, portrait painting, balloon modelling, puppets and recycled sculpture.

Storytelling Tent & Colouring Workshops – Free

Readings 1pm and 3pm

Children join in as author Claire Stanhope reads the beautifully illustrated story of Brenda, whose bottom is “far too big to even fit on a London bus”. Brenda’s drawing and colouring workshops. open to all ages.

The Hunt Academy For Young Actors present Bitesize Theatrical Pieces – Free

An opportunity to see Hunt Academy’s young actors perform a variety of dramatic and comedic monologues, duologues and small scenes from stage and screen. Come to the Stone Circle every hour on the hour
to see some of our best local talent.

Brockley’s Rock Fishing and Magic Show – Free

Brockley’s Rock’s fishing pond was one of the most popular stalls at last year’s Art In The Park. This year, you’ll have another chance to try and hook a fish, while at 3pm there’s a magician to delight and amaze you.

Felix School of Rock Stage

Local musical talent of all ages takes to the Brockley Max stage and will entertain you all afternoon long.

Midday to 1pm  Montage Theatre Group

1pm to 13.10pm   Grace Church Gospel Choir of Brockley

1.10pm to 1.25pm – Beecroft Garden Primary School Samba

1.25pm to 1.4ppm – Beecroft Garden Primary School Choir

1.50pm to 2.05pm – Sing It Back Choir

2.15pm to 2.40pm  Four Fathers

2.50pm to 2.55pm – Harmonicas On The Hill

3.05pm to 3.30pm  Mazaika 

3.40pm to 3.55pm  The Josh Bucknor Band

4.05pm to 4.20pm Hilary The Capillary

4.30pm to 4.50pm  Strike

4.50pm to 5.05pm Brockley Max raffle

5.05pm to 5.30pm  Maracatuda

5.40pm to 6.30pm  Ras Keith and The Borderline Band


Brockley Max Art Mart

See what local designers and craftspeople have been making and browse the eclectic range of goods for sale at the Art Mart At The Max craft market.

Festival Tree – Free

Come and search for the Brockley Max Festival Tree and help make it truly amazing by adding your own poems, drawings and comments.

Jam Circus Bar and Lounge
Face painting and glitter tattoos
Lots of food stalls
Great food and drink to suit all tastes
Tea and cakes courtesy of Pistachios Cafe
Short story writing winner announcement
Brockley Max raffle draw at 5pm

Montage Theatre Group perform outside The Brockley Barge

Montage Theatre Group perform outside The Brockley Barge
Photo: Montage Theatre Group

Kids playing with puppets

Puppet Theatre at Art In The Park 2012

Performers on stage at Brockley Max Art In The Park

A wonderful afternoon’s entertainment at Art In The Park
Photo: John Gaffen

craft workshops at Art In The Park

craft workshops at Art In The Park