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Discover Forest Venues this November

Walthamstow’s striking art deco Assembly Hall will host the first Forest Venues Wedding Fair on Sunday 22 November.

Taking place between 10am -6pm, visitors will be able to discover Council’s beautiful heritage listed hire venues and have an opportunity to meet a range of artisans and suppliers.

The Fair promises to make your wedding day a unique and unforgettable experience – introducing you to some of the hidden gems in Waltham Forest; from caterers, photographers, vintage photobooths and wedding favour suppliers.

Come along and sample mouth-watering fusion foods from across the globe by our Platinum sponsor Wishes Caterers, discover the talents of henna artists and make-up stylists, consult with event planners, décor experts, lighting specialists and brainstorm creative wedding favours. 

Plus witness the latest in cultural fusion fashion trends at our bridal-wear showcase.

The Council has five venues-for-hire across the borough: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, Chingford Assembly Hall, Winns Gallery, William Morris Gallery and Vestry House museum that can accommodate a range of events. 

Our venues offer character, style and elegance for every possible event whether your wedding, Mehndi, civil ceremony, reception, product launch, anniversary, Bar Mitzvah, Diwali, Eid celebration, awards dinner, musical concert, theatrical performance or children's birthday parties and can cater for small groups to 1,000 people.

Council Leader Chris Robbins said: “Our historic venues can offer something different for couples looking to mark their special day in style.

“You can tie the knot in grand assembly halls that have hosted an eclectic range of guests over the years – from Shirley Bassey to the Rolling Stones, or exchange vows in the former home of William Morris, surrounded by the beautiful Lloyd Park.”

Tickets are free if booked in advance via or cost £5 at the door.

Forest Venues Wedding Fair

Sunday 22 November

10am – 6pm

Walthamstow Assembly Town Hall, Waltham Forest, Forest Road, London, E17 4JF

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