On Sunday 13 July, one of London’s most prestigious, central shopping locations, Regent Street, will be closed to traffic for the celebrations of a new street food event,Love London Food Festival, where it will showcase the hottest street food vendors, independent restaurants, craft beers and drinks from London’s exciting food scene.
Love London is a FREE food festival which is a new event that is part of Regent Street’s ‘Summer Streets’ (#SummerStreets) and is dedicated to celebrating and promoting the international diversity and creativity of London’s world-class food scene. Originating as part of the Mayor’s Air Quality Strategy and following a similar initiative in New York City, Summer Streets offers an exciting shopping experience in a more spacious and amiable environment.
There will be approximately sixty stalls of amazing food from food vendors and independent restaurants serving craft beers from top London breweries, a mix of your favourite cocktails, and a selection of small production wines and soft drinks. Many restaurants on Regent Street will be participating in the festivities including ICEBAR LONDON, MASH and Aubaine.
With the all the shops in Regent Street still open for business, visitors can enjoy a truly unique atmosphere with some of the best retail brands in the world. Various entertainment is available for all the family including:
- City Academy Dance Stage
- Heart FM Stage
- Havebike feature area
- Grassed areas with seating
The Love London Food Festival will set up along Regent Street starting at Piccadilly Circus and will open between 11.00 and 16.00 where the public can eat, drink and celebrate the best of London’s food scene.
Current street food traders participating in this year’s Love London Food Festivalinclude the likes of Bean About Town, Juice Club and Anna Mae’s as well as renowned restaurants in the area such as Brasserie Zedel, Bread Street London and The Criterion.
WHEN: 13 July 2014, 11.00 until 16.00
WHERE: Regent Street
Love London Food Festival is part of Regent Street’s ‘Summer Streets’ where you can enjoy traffic free Sundays throughout July.
Members of the public will be encouraged to travel to Regent Street by public transport and bike. Take advantage of Havebike’s free bike MOT’s and parking units provided by Cyclehoop.
Shoppers can keep up to date with the Summer Streets events and the latest shopping and dining privileges in Regent Street by downloading the app. See website for more details.
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