The Newham Show

Newham’s biggest FREE event, The Newham Show, returns to East Ham’s Central Park, on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 July 2019 from 12 noon till 6pm.

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At the centre of the show this year will be the Youth Zone.

This will feature: 
  • An indoor creative Youth Studio which will be run by the boroughs amazing young people. 
  • DJ and production workshops and a mini youth film festival.
  • A graffiti wall
  • A chill-out area
  • A tepee
  • Selfie booths.
And much more yet to be confirmed!

This year's Youth Stage will be hosted by the amazing Ashley J and Jade Hackett. The stage will showcase live bands, MCs, dance crews and beatboxers.


Family friendly activities

This year the Children’s Area will have a Peter Pan theme, so join Peter and Wendy as we fly off to our very own Neverland.

We’ll also be welcoming back old Newham Show family favourites. The Funfair will be bigger and better this year and the ever-popular beach will also be returning.

This year as a special addition to the show we'll be bringing you Raver Tots, so kids and grown-ups can hit the dance and rave together.

Other attractions include:
  • A picnic area.
  • A Victorian bandstand.
  • A Bazaar where local traders will be showcasing their products. 
  • The Food Village for tantalizing street food and homemade products.
  • A Big Top.


Come over and visit our brand new Sports Area, where children and grown-ups can take part in a wide range of activities throughout the weekend. Try your hand at boxing, cricket, water sports and football. Join the Royal Falcons as they attend the Newham show for the first year to run some football sessions for you!

People's Art and Culture

Come and visit our People’s Art and Culture marquee featuring local artists.  Amongst the activities there will be a performance stage, gallery, pop-up museum, poetry workshops, storytelling, BBC virtual reality and a making lounge giving residents the opportunity to try arts and crafts.

Additional acts and activities will be announced over the next few weeks so make sure you follow us on social media for the very latest information.

All programming is subject to change.

Newham Show map


Full line up of performances - Children's Stage, Youth Stage and Big Top


Conditions of entry​

  • By entering you are agreeing to be searched.
  • By entering you are agreeing to be photographed and filmed, and for your image to be used in publicity materials.
  • Bikes are not permitted at the Newham Show. Bike racks are available in Central Park.
  • No dogs, except assistance dogs.
  • No glass or other sharp objects.
  • No unaccompanied children under 14.
  • No distribution of promotional material unless pre-approved by the London Borough of Newham.
  • No disruption or undertaking of any other ancillary activities not connected to the London Borough of Newham’s event.
  • Event goers must leave the event site at the end of the event, or immediately, when requested to do so by the London Borough of Newham personnel or agents. 
  • The programme is subject to change.
  • Last entry is 5.30pm.
We reserve the right to refuse entry.


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