Fairlop Fair

Come and join us for a day bursting with activity at Fairlop Waters Country Park. There will be something for all ages from tiny tots to grandparents and everyone in-between!  So bring the family and get involved or just chill out in the park and watch the world go by.  If you want to bring a picnic, please feel free to do so or treat the family to an array of foods from our onsite caterers. You will not be disappointed this is a great day out for all the family, *some activities are chargeable but entry to Fairlop Fair is Free! FF Taru Band

See here for more detailed on activities taking place at each zone:


Fairground - Children's rides and inflatables*, fun for all the family. Fees will apply.

Arts and Crafts Zone - Don't miss the craft tents with a selection of stalls selling hand crafted gifts.

Land Train - All aboard jump on and find a sit, sit back and relax whilst enjoying the views of ride around Fairlop Waters Country Park*

Call out for performers plus arts & crafts stall holders

Fairlop Fair was a great success last year with over 5,000 people in attendance, if you are interested in attending this event to sell your handmade items or would like to be a part of one of the biggest annual events in Redbridge then we would like to hear from you!

For further details or to request details an application form please e
mail culture@visionrcl.org.uk

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How to get there 

Find Fairlop Waters on our map.

Car parking

The charge for car parking is £3.

There is limited car parking available, once the car park at Fairlop Waters has reached capacity, parking will be available at the Farmers Field opposite Fairlop Waters, this will be sign posted on the day. FF Arts & crafts


Disabled Parking and access

There is limited disabled parking within the car park at Fairlop Waters available on a first come first served basis. Once the car park at Fairlop Waters is full, people with disabilities can be dropped off at the entrance of the fair whilst the driver finds alternative parking in the overflow car park opposite Fairlop Waters. 

Disabled access is weather dependant via the network of pathways.Land Train


Public Transport

The nearest underground tube station is Fairlop.

The following buses stop along Barkingside High Street; 128, 150, 167, 169, 247, 275 and 462, followed by 10-15 minute walk to Fairlop Waters.  

Please see the Transport for London website for more information on how to get to Fairlop Waters.

Related pages and documents

Fairlop Waters Storytelling Resource Books:

Download a set of six Storytelling Resource Books about Fairlop Waters written by Tony Cranston. The books are aimed primarily at Key Stage 1 and 2 but also suitable for all members of the family.

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