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Après white water

We’re not just wild about water. There’s plenty for you to enjoy at Lee Valley White Water Centre whilst keeping your feet firmly on dry land. Drink and dine in The Terrace Bar & Café or go for the grill and grab a bite to eat from our BBQ. Join us for one of the many events and competitions we host throughout the year.

Friday Night Live Music at The Terrace - 15 February - 1 November 2019

Friday Night Live is back with a bang! From 15 February, you'll get to soak up the atmosphere of The Terrace Bar & Cafe while enjoying some soulful tunes. 

Further details

  • Friday evening from 20:00 until late
  • Free entry

Upcoming acts:

  • 15 February - Melvenia
  • 22 February - Hazel Hogan
  • 1 March - Hazel Hogan
  • 8 March - Soulfools
  • 15 March - Melvenia
  • 22 March - The People
  • 29 March - The People
  • 5 April - Soulfools
  • 12 April - Golden Eye
  • 19 April - Bad Girls Groove
  • 26 April - Revolver UK 
  • 3 May - AirPlay
  • 10 May - Out to Lunch
  • 17 May - Bad Girls Groove
  • 24 May - Revolver UK
  • 31 May - Blue Hearts
  • 7 June - Bad Girls Groove
  • 21 June - Revolver UK 
  • 28 June - Melvenia
  • 5 July - Oydessy Blues and Soul Band
  • 12 July - Revolver UK
  • 19 July - Bad Girls Groove
  • 26 July - Freeway
  • 2 August - Airplay
  • 9 August - Bad Girls Groove 
  • 16 August - Revolver UK 
  • 23 August - Free Electric Band 
  • 30 August - 1967
  • 6 September - Oydessy Blues and Soul Band 
  • 13 September - Bad Girls Groove 
  • 20 September - Hazel Hogan
  • 27 September - Rockaway
  • 4 October - Airplay Duo
  • 11 October - Hazel Hogan
  • 18 October - The Blue Patch
  • 25 October - Airplay Duo
  • 1 November - Hazel Hogan

Open Air Cinema - 14 September 

See it BIG and hear it LOUD - we're bringing Hollywood course side in 2019! Grab your popcorn and pull up a blanket - there's no better way to watch a movie than under a starlit sky and ALL proceeds will go to The Nightingale Cancer Support Centre. 

£10 per person

Further details

Film: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

  • Blankets and chairs aren't provided so please feel free to bring your own
  • Snacks can be purchased throughout the evening from The Terrace Bar & Café
  • Tickets: £10 per person, or £60 for a group of seven

2019 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup London presented by Jaffa - 14 - 16 June

The ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup is an annual series of five races, with the first one taking place in the UK at Lee Valley White Water Centre.

From £15 per person

Further details

The 2019 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup London presented by Jaffa will be a value for money, fun day out for all the family, with opportunities to try paddle sport, alongside supporting the British team as they take on the world’s best paddlers as part of their preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

The World Cup includes four individual events – Kayak (K)1 men, K1 women, Canoe (C)1 men, and C1 women –the medal events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, alongside the C2 mixed competition.

The World Cup event will also include Extreme Slalom, an emerging discipline in the sport that involves four paddlers racing against each other in boats down the white water course.

Opening Times

  • Friday - 08:30 – 18:00
  • Saturday - 09:00 – 17:00
  • Sunday - 09:00 – 17:00

Ticket Prices

  • Friday - £5 Adults, £1 Juniors
  • Sat/Sun - £15 Adults, £1 Juniors
  • 3 day pass - £32 Adults, £3 Juniors

Essential Information

  • The venue opens one hour prior to competition and closes 30 minutes after competition
  • Small amounts of food and non-alcoholic drinks for personal consumption, in a small bag no bigger than 35cm x 40cm x 19cm can be bought into the venue
  • There will be a large range of catering concessions on offer to purchase food and drinks
  • All persons and bags are subject to search upon arrival

Pavilion in the Park

Head down to the Pavilion in the Park to enjoy some beach fun and have a play on our natural play area

FREE entry

Further details

  • The Pavilion in the Park is located at between the Olympic and Legacy courses.
  • This is the home to our small beach area and new natural play zone, which are all free to use.  
  • We ask that all visitors to the beach and play zones adhere to our Rules and Regulations
  • Beach games including buckets and spades can be purchased from the Finish Line Café (subject to opening times)

Lee Valley Aquathlon

It's time to put all your hard work and training to the test in our Aquathlon challenge. Whether you’re a novice or an experienced triathlete, you can enter this event which takes place on the first Tuesday of the month from May to September.

From £12 per person

Further details

Time to challenge yourself in 2019 with our Aquathlon series this summer! 

We have 2 races for you to choose from:

Race 1: 250m swim followed by a 3km run

Race 2: 500m swim followed by a 5.5km run

View the race route

Lee Valley Aquathlon Joining Instructions

  • Wetsuits can be hired from the centre for an additional £5
  • All participants must be aged 18 or over

2019 Dates and results

Results for each Aquathlon will be posted below on the following Wednesday morning.

  • 7 May - Results
  • 4 June
  • 2 July 
  • 6 August
  • 3 September

Results 2018

Taken part in one of our previous Aquathlon series? View past results