Forest Fest

A recap of Forest Fest 2022!

A Festival Of Future Work | #NotYourAverageJobsFair

This festival was a one of a kind – designed to celebrate the vibrancy and array of opportunities the green sector has to offer.

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From up-cycling old clothes and giving them new life to using written / spoken word as a tool to vision the future, we held amazing workshops at Forest Fest 2022!

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Forest Fest was host to a line up of expert speakers!

The event hosted exciting interviews and talks ranging from zero waste shopping to ethical underwear, all tailored toward embracing the best of sustainability, alternative careers and green culture.

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Friends got together, grabbed a bite and mingled with local community all while enjoying the live music, spoken word, Dj’s and vintage shopping on offer at the event!

Mural by Jonny Glover

Forest Fest Mural

Forest Fest is a day festival in Waltham Forest which sets the stage for aspiring young people who wish to enter the world of sustainability and green jobs, as well as delivering a safe and welcoming event for our diverse audience and attendees. Our aim is to make sustainability simple.


Our fabulous venue CRATE St. James Street


London Borough of Waltham Forest – Waltham Forest, in north-east London, is one of the greenest boroughs north of the River Thames.

It’s made up of three neighbourhoods: Chingford in the north, Walthamstow in the centre and Leyton and Leytonstone in the south.

The Partners

Crate – An exciting business community for creatives, retailers, food outlets and service businesses in the heart of Waltham Forest, E17

The Organisers

OurPledge – Our mission is to bring people together for the planet in ways that offer opportunities for connection and inspiration for action.

Art Clubbers – Art Clubbers bridges the gap between placemaking and artistic development. We connect creatives and communities through bespoke interventions.

The Bites

We had great food and drink from our vendors; The Italian Bakery, Crosstown, Baggio Burgers, Hanoi Ca Phe, Long and Short Coffee, The Untraditional Pub and more.