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VE FEATURED STORY - A BUSY SUMMER FOR Pop Up Vintage Fairs London
Pop Up Vintage Fairs London are hosting a series of mid-week monthly vintage markets this Summer on the third Wednesday of the month in Cabot Square, Canary Wharf The markets are open from 12pm to 7pm with free entry. The dates are the 20th of June and the 18th of July.
Market stalls with vintage fashion, jewellery, accessories, homeware, antiques and collectables will fill the Square. Join in the fun and enjoy live swing dancing from the guys at Swing Patrol.
You can make a day of it and enjoy the street food or a leisurely lunch at one of the many restaurants and cafés surrounding the Square right beside the River Thames!
Pop Up have also added another venue to their ever-growing list of London locations – the Walthamstow Assembly Hall – an impressive Art Deco building in the heart of Walthamstow with over 50 vintage traders, live music, vintage hair salon, tea room and licensed bar on Saturday the 16th of June from 12pm to 5pm.
Then there’s the late afternoon/evening fair on Thursday the 12th of July when Pop Up takes over the entire building at Wilton’s Music Hall, London E1 8JB once again.
Enjoy vintage shopping with cocktails and live entertainment – why not invite your friends to join you after work for a spot of shopping and socialising at London’s oldest historic music hall. Opens 4.30pm to 9.30pm.
Finally you can catch up with them again at Bexhill-on-Sea on the South coast over the weekend of the 21st and 22nd July at The Great Gatsby Fair organised by Bentleys Fairs.
The Pop Up Vintage Village at the fair, with stalls selling fashion, jewellery, homeware, collectables, antiques and salvage, is being curated by Pop Up Fairs London. This wonderful annual event is one of the largest on the South coast and a whole weekend of fun is planned, including swing and jazz bands, vintage funfair, circus acts, dance competitions with cash prizes, classic cars and bikes, jazz bands, street food vendors and more! Open from 10am to 6pm on Saturday and 10am to 5pm on Sunday.