bookstock on sea

Art & Culture

The third annual Bookstock street festival returns on Sunday August 25th, as Shoreditchs Leonard Street venue The Book Club presents Bookstock-On-Sea a celebration of the great British summer and all the fun of the seaside, with a Shoreditch twist.

For 2013, Bookstock-On-Sea is a beside-?the-?seaside street party, with a summery soundtrack provided by legendary disco band Odyssey who play live, hip hop duo The Nextmen, Prince tribute Princeless, piano man Davos T, Disco Bloodbaths Ben Pistor, Bad Zuke and Big In Japans Capita!. The entertainment is spread across three arenas The Promenade, The Pier and Under the Pier in the basement, which will be transformed into a den of lights and lazers by the To The Lazer Caves cosmic crusaders.

Expect all the best bits of your favourite seaside towns, including a Slow Motion Baywatch Running competition and a Knobbly Knees Contest, a Human Punch & Judy show, surf simulator, amusements arcade, musical seaside bingo, a feast of Vish & chips, special edition Bookstock-?On-?Sea sticks of rock, ice cream Vloats and scrummy sea salt cocktails.

Odyssey perform live classic tracks such as Inside Out, Native New Yorker and many more. The Nextmen also drop their dancehall, drumnbass, reggae, roots, hip hop and straight-?up party jacking pleasers to get down and dirty to.

Bookstock-on-Sea, Leonard Street, Sunday 25th August, Free Entry! 

For more info check out the facebook event over here.