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4th September 2019

Retro Future Festival is a celebration of all things Retro Electro and Synthwave – The music, the 80s lifestyle, movies, gaming, lights, neon, lasers. Events feature artists from across the globe to give people the chance to see their favourite acts. There’s also console retro gaming, fantastic merch and giveaways, live entertainment, movie and music cosplayers and more! A party not to be missed. Retro Future Festival has a monthly residency at 26 Leake Street. Upcoming dates:21st Sept19th Oct30th Nov To buy tickets, https://retrofuturefestival.com/tickets/
1st September 2019

This annual weekend celebration is dedicated to DJ life, Portablism, beats and art. Held in both Aures London and spilling out into Leake Street tunnel, this free event brings together DJs, Producers and Brands for a unique event that evokes the realness of the underground music scene. Highlight events include The Portablist Lounge, IDA Championships, Beat Cypher, Emerge Festival, DjCity Link Up and BG Traders Market. Events run on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th Sept from 10am to the early hours and include rap battles, scratch competitions, beatbox performances, industry talks and manufacturer demonstrations. For further info, CLICK HERE.
22nd August 2019

Autumn 2019 sees the launch of #LeakeStreetLIVE, a new free public events programme that will bring a range of events and activations to Leake Street Arches. September will feature a variety of taster experiences before the full programme launches officially in November. #LeakeStreetLIVE supports the Leake Street Arches ethos of celebrating urban culture and creativity by providing immersive experiences that everyone can get involved in. The September programme will include graffiti lessons, dance classes, graffiti talks, live music and a paint jam. GRAFFITI WORKSHOPSEvery Thursday, visitors can take part in a graffiti class led by Sophy Robson (aka SOFLY). Sophy […]
22nd August 2019

This Autumn sees the launch of #LeakeStreetLIVE, a new free public events programme that will bring a range of events and activations to Leake Street Arches. September will feature a variety of taster experiences before the full programme launches officially in November. #LeakeStreetLIVE supports the Leake Street Arches ethos of celebrating urban culture and creativity by providing immersive experiences that everyone can get involved in. The September programme will include graffiti lessons, dance classes, graffiti talks, live music and a paint jam. GRAFFITI WORKSHOPSEvery Thursday, visitors can take part in a graffiti class led by Sophy Robson (aka SOFLY). Sophy […]
19th July 2019

Due to popular demand (and a heavy volume of requests sliding into our DMs), Leake Street Arches will now be holding regular ‘light shows’ at lunchtime and after-work. The state-of-the-art lighting system has previously only been used for special events but ongoing interest means we will now be lighting up Leake Street on a daily basis. From 12pm to 2pm each day, the lights will be set to alternate between a linear blue and magenta whilst in the evenings, from 5pm to 8pm, the moving rainbow setting will be in full effect.   Designed by Nulty, the main objective of […]