Hold tight trainer fans as Europe’s largest sneaker convention Sneakerness makes its second British appearance this month, presenting the latest
trends and exclusive rarities from the sneaker scene. Set in South East London’s iconic Printworks warehouse – Sneakerness is all about showcasing a mix of the world’s leading brands and major sneaker stores. Whilst also allowing private sellers and collectors from all over Europe to come together to buy, sell and swap footwear and street fashion apparel. 5,000 visitors over the two days will have the opportunity to discover exclusive prototypes, bargain for rare samples or get inspired by vintage designs and silhouettes.
Sneakerness’ official partner StockX will present their popular drop-off point, allowing guests to authenticate their sales and walk out with immediate payouts without any shipping hassle. Footlocker will host a large artistic installation featuring sneakers made of Lego and an exclusive kids area featuring hype release inflatables for the next generation of sneakerheads to play with. The Swatch booth will allow guests to create one-of-a-kind watch designs, with Havana Club providing drinks and Luke’s Barbershop offering fresh shape-ups. On top of that visitors can explore a rich program of sneaker culture panel talks, 5-a-side football tournaments, DJ sets, treasure hunts, premium sneaker cleaning and meet OG’s from the community. The Tom Sachs x NikeLab Mars Yard 2.0 is set to be the
most sought after sneaker across the two days, with demand for collaborative product from Kanye West and Virgil Abloh still at a high.
SAT, 18. May, 12:00 – 18:00 (Priority 11:00)
SUN, 19. May 12:00 – 17:00 (Priority 11:00)