Wick Wednesday #4 – 21st March
Every 3rd Wednesday of the month
Wick Wednesday #4 – 21st March 2018
Buy, eat, drink, play, look, learn, listen, watch, relax, sweat, chill, LOCAL
A day and night of special offers, exhibitions, events, performances
Wick Wednesday is a new initiative led by Creative Wick and sponsored by Telford Homes PLC that promotes a coordinated creative and cultural events program encouraging locals and visitors to experience a life less ordinary across a whole day in London’s last remaining hidden gem – Hackney Wick.
Our 4th edition, WickWednesday #4, will focus on promoting the arts and culture that make Hackney Wick and Fish Island so unique.
What can you expect? Click on the venue names for more details and check the Wick Wednesday map.
|Corridor Gallery||‘New York’ at the Corridor Gallery at White Post Cafe – 6-9pm.||Free||E9 5EN|
|The Yard Theatre||Buggy Baby. Jaden, Nur and Baby Aya escaped another country and have ended up in a rotting room in East London. Buggy Baby is a horror comedy about trying to build a normal life when nothing about life is normal, from Josh Azouz (The Mikvah Project ★★★★), and award-winning director Ned Bennett (★★★★★ Pomona, National Theatre; ★★★★★ An Octoroon, Orange Tree Theatre). 8pm||With Yard Local Card: Standard – £11.90, Concession – £10.50
Yard Local Card – free for anyone local to apply. Get 30% off Yard theatre tickets.
|Stour Space||‘Drawn’ exhibition from 8am till late at Stour Space Gallery,
Hackney Wick Life Drawing 7:30pm &
Grassroots Screenings 6pm – Event and Artists Call Out with bar open till late offering promotional drinks.
|£10 life drawing (Inc. materials)
Exhibition & Screening, Free
|Cloud Cuckoo Land Gallery||
Cloud Cuckoo Land’s fourth exhibition builds on The House of Fairy Tales second portfolio inviting guest artists Paul Noble and Grayson Perry to join us for a celebration of the illustrated Map, in Cartography. 5pm – 7pm
|Free|| Here East
(Opposite bus shuttle stop)
|Forman’s Smokehouse Gallery||Amazing. Amazing. Amazing. Charlie Evaristo-Boyce exhibition. A 21st century pop artist who transforms the ordinary into the iconic, creating a hyper-real version of reality. 6pm to 9pm||Free||E3 2NT|
|Swan Wharf Studios||Artist Georgie Mason opens her studio at Swan Wharf Studios exhibiting her latest work and offering promotional paintings and printings – 10am to 7pm||Free Entry||E3 2NQ|
|Open Studio & Jewellery Sample Sale||Artists Rosa Pietsch and Emma Aitchinson open their studio at Mother Studios exhibiting and selling samples – 10am to 7pm||Free Entry|| Unit 9, Queen’s Yard
|GROW||Weekly live intimate Jazz jam!
Join the Rio Quartet plus special guests, and DJs spinning vinyl in between live sets as you treat yourself to speakeasy cocktails from the bar – 7pm till late
|Free entry to the jazz show and 10% off food from Slow Fire London||E9 5LN|
|Vinyl Pimp||Free cleaning service for up to five vinyls
12 to 7:30pm
|Devil’s Tattoo Drums||Drums Workshop & Dinner – 8pm||£20||E9 5EN|
|German Deli||Films Feed You presents ‘Black Girl’ by Ousmane Sembene – 7:45pm||Entry by a bag of non perishable food to be donated to a local foodbank.||E9 5EN|
||Yoga, Pilates, Meditation and fitness sessions from 7am-7pm.||Book via MindBody App and get first three sessions for £20 or first six for £45||Schwartz Wharf
|Re-Volve||Let Lucy take care of your aches and pains. Book yourself in for a Deep Tissue, Swedish, Trigger Point Therapy or Reiki.||10% off standard prices when you quote ‘Wick Wednesday’ when booking||
|Hackney Wick Boulder Project||Special Price Intro Session (apply promo code: WICKWEDNESDAY)||£10.00||E9 5LN|
|The Old Baths||
£3 OFF Hatha Yoga 7-9pm
|Bar90||Drag Queen Bingo & 241 Burgers 7-10pm||Free||E9 5LN|
|Hub 67||Ever wanted to learn how to make your own sauerkraut? Or pickle and ferment stuff? Now is your chance to learn…
Fermenting and Pickling – bring along a jar and go home with your own handcrafted vegetable delights!
IMPORTANT – You will need to bring a couple of sterilised jars with you (Ikea do Kilner-style ones, or whatever you have. You will need one large and one smaller), and ideally a sharp knife and chopping board. Then we will provide the rest!
|Crate Brewery||Discounted Brewery Premium Tasting Tour with complimentary platters of food.||£20||E9 5EN|
|EXP Leisure||Game zone – VR, Console and Board gaming till midnight||Dependent||E3 2NQ|
|Harber Hair||Brand new hairdressers. Cut, colour or just a blow-dry.||Prices start from as little as £20 and Wick Wednesday-ers get 10% off.||Omega Works
|UCL Bartlett School of Architecture||24-hour Living Light exhibition at Here East – All day.||Free||E15 2GW|
|Cafe Greenway||Free Coffee or Tea when you buy a ‘main meal’, from 8am to 4pm||Dependent||
|Routes Coffee||Discounted coffee from 8am to 3pm||£2.00||E9 5NN|
|Pearl||Selected cocktails from 5 to 11pm||£5||E9 5LX|
|White Post||Drinks’ Happy Hour all night from 5pm||50% OFF||E9 5EN|
241 Beer & £5 cocktails 5-7pm.
|Dependent||Canalside Here East
|Forman’s Restaurant & Bar||Free Glass of Chapel Down English Sparkling Wine when ordering dinner or a Forman’s Cured Salmon Tasting Plate for 2 at the Bar. 6pm to 9pm||Free||E3 2NT|
|Randy’s Wing Bar||5 to 7:30pm
Wing Combo: Wings + Fries
Burger Combo: Burger + Fries
|£7.50 & £9.00||Here East
|Capitán Tortilla||30% OFF all orders from 6 to 8pm
Just mention password ‘Capitán’ when ordering.
|£6.50 to £7.50||
Based inside The Yard Theatre
Unit 2a, Queens Yard
|Natura Cafe & Pizzeria||Extended Lunch Menu up to 6pm||£7.50 or £8.95||E9 5LG|
|Mother Works||Hot Meal Day all day||£5||E20 3BS|
|Alfred Le Roy||Discounted Espresso Martini from 6pm||£6||E9 5EN|
|Mason & Company||£6 Lunch Menu 12-3pm &
Happy Hour Specials 5pm-7pm – £3.50 Five Points pint + £7 Food Offer
|Howling Hops||Free beer of the month with every main order from the food menu
From noon to 11pm.
Check the Wick Wednesday Map, find your path to the best events in the Wick!
Wick Wednesdays is brought to you by social enterprise Creative Wick, trading name of Hackney Wick & Fish Island CIC and kindly sponsored by Telford Homes PLC.