A large crowd attended the 'Friday Fun in The Park' event at Mint Street Park despite dull weather and occasional drizzle.
The event saw the park turned into a village green with the grass dotted with tents.
Among those appearing on the music stage erected by the tiered lawn were the Borough Music School and the Blackfriars Nightingales.
A five-a-side football competition with teams from local businesses and other groups was organised by Better Bankside.
The on-site Mini Mints ran children's activities to coincide with the end of school time. Refreshments were were available from Blackfriars Settlement tea tent and the Bengali women's group from the Rockingham Estate.