WOW London Festival 2022

The London festival returns in person! Join us from 11th-13th March 2022 at Southbank Centre

The Festival

Join us for WOW London 2022, supported by Bloomberg, back in person after some of the toughest years in recent history for gender equality. Plus a digital programme available worldwide.

WOW is the world’s biggest, most comprehensive festival celebrating women, girls and non-binary people. WOW’s line-up of world-class speakers, activists, musicians and comedians generate life-changing conversations, incredible performances and interactive workshops. Everyone is welcome.

2022’s line-up includes Patrisse Cullors,Bridget Christie,Angela Davis,Elizabeth Day,Jude Kelly, Candice Brathwaite,Bernardine Evaristo, Deborah Frances-White,Natalie Haynes,Marian Keyes,Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan, Warsan Shire, Pandora Sykes,Lisa TaddeoandGrace Victory.

Day tickets are now available for three packed events onFriday, Saturday and Sunday in the Royal Festival Hall. Each three-hour event features a different line-up of talks, performances, panel discussions, debates and more, so you can book to come to all three or attend just one.

In the evening you can choose from stand-alone ticketed events featuring incredible speakers, performers and more.

At WOW, there’s space for discussions ranging from sex to politics, grandmotherdom to divorce, childlessness to career changes. It’s a chance for both the most difficult discussions, and sessions that have you in fits of laughter.

If you identify as a woman or know a woman, WOW is for you.

WOW Festivals are presented by arrangement with Southbank Centre. Please note, WOW events will cover a variety of topics, some that may address sensitive or adult themes. We ask that parents/guardians use their discretion when attending with children under the age of 14.

Supported by The WOW Foundation's Global Founding Partner Bloomberg. Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.

With thanks to WOW London 2022's Hotel Partner Sea Containers, Path Financial and Girls' Day School Trust.

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