Boxpark will mark the opening of its biggest location to date with an incredible launch weekend in Wembley Park (8 & 9 Dec).
Kicking off with a Rinse FM takeover (8 Dec), Boxpark Wembley’s massive 20,000 square foot events space, will host live sets from a specially curated line-up of world-renowned artists and DJs including CASisDEAD, The Heatwave, Heartless Crew,Redlight and Unknown T.
A further special guest appearance is yet to be announced with all profits from the night donated to Boxpark’s partner charity OnSide Youth Zones, whose vision is to give all young people somewhere safe and inspiring to go in their leisure time. The festivities continue across the weekend with a night of bingo mayhem landing in Wembley Park, as hip-hop iconCharlie Sloth teams up with immersive entertainment legends Bingo Lingo (9 Dec). Boxpark Wembley will host an incredibly diverse selection of food and beverage vendors year-round, with sign ups including: Ugly Dumpling, Nanny Bills, Smoky Boys, Cut + Grind and many more.
Heading up the star-studded Rinse FM line-up of London based talent is Tottenham’s elusive rap and grime MCCASisDEAD as well as sound system duo and Rinse regulars The Heatwave, bringing carnival vibes to the Boxpark party. Garage veterans Heartless Crew will crank up the RPM for their set ahead of high-octane appearances from British stalwart Redlight and East London breakthrough talent Unknown T. Also joining the monumental line-up are Chennessy, Emerald, Flirta D andJetsss with a further special guest to be announced. Punters can grab an early-bird deal, with 2-for-1 tickets starting at £10.
Rinse FM’s CEO, Sarah Lockhart, said: “Rinse has always been embedded in London communities and their musical cultures. We’re looking forward to this opportunity to deliver a show with cutting edge talent to the Wembley locals.”
Once London’s biggest pirate radio station, Rinse FMremain locked to the pulse of the underground music scene, evolving alongside the genres and artists they support. Celebrating Boxpark’s Eat. Drink. Play manifesto, Rinse are the perfect partner for the launch of Boxpark Wembley, which will work with both local and established acts to offer a unique programme of year-round live entertainment.
Since starting out in 2016, Bingo Lingo events have gathered a cult following as they travel across the UK, turning the old-school game of Bingo into an exhilarating party of dance-offs, twerking, and off-the-wall prizes.