RISE – Brent 2020 Opening Event


Saturday 18 January, 7PM
Olympic Way, Wembley Park

An outdoor spectacle telling the story of Brent


As Principal Partner of Brent 2020, Wembley Park is proud to be hosting RISE – the opening event of Brent’s year as London Borough of Culture.

RISE will tell the story of how, for generations, people of different countries, faiths and backgrounds came to find a new life here and make their future together.

A large-scale outdoor spectacular with a community cast of hundreds, telling the story of Brent through dance, theatre and projections, set to an incredible soundtrack, against the backdrop of Wembley Stadium.

Suitable for all ages.

Come rain or shine, ALL RISE!

Join us and celebrate the start of #BRENT2020

Explore everything Wembley Park has to offer.

Getting to Wembley Park

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Plan your visit

Only 12 minutes from Central London, Wembley Park is extremely well connected with Underground, National Rail, Bus, and Overground connections. Ample parking is also available in both the Yellow and Red Parking.

Wembley Park is easy to reach from central London with three tube lines and an overland line. The Jubilee Line offers access to Bond Street in 19 minutes from Wembley Park Station. The Metropolitan Line has fewer stops to reach Wembley Park Station, and many people swap onto it at Baker Street or Finchley Road. The journey time from Baker Street to Wembley Park Station is 12 minutes. The Bakerloo Underground Line is accessed from Wembley Central Station, offering access to Paddington, Charing Cross and Waterloo. The London Overground Line also runs from Wembley Central Station and gets you to Clapham Junction in 22 minutes.

Wembley Park has over 3,000 secure car parking spaces. Wembley Park’s official marshalled car parks are all close to Wembley Park’s iconic venues. To find out more about parking, click here. 


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