The Fulham Fan Zone is one of the best places to watch The Boat Race and is devoted to fun for all the family, for FREE!​

Accessible via the Thames Path from either side, Fulham Football Club’s Riverside Stand will provide no less than 14 screens showing live racing action from the BBC, live music, bars, delicious street food and Chapel Down, our Official Boat Race Celebration Partner will be serving English Sparking Wine. There will also be exciting entertainment and exhibitions from our partners.

Adjacent to Bishops Park fans are welcome to take their food and drink out into the Grade II listed park to enjoy the al-fresco seating and enjoy the race on the giant screen.

The Fulham Fan Zone is located near to the start of The Boat Race.

How to get here?

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Open from 11am

Big Screen

Watch The Boat Race on the big screen with fellow fans.


Take your pick from the variety of vendors on offer beneath the Riverside Stand


Bring a picnic or visit one of the many outlets within Craven Cottage serving delicious food.

Picnics, including alcohol, are allowed to be brought into the Fulham Fan Zone. You can bring foldable chairs to the venue, there will be limited access to seating on the site.

There will be random bag searches operating within the Fan Zone.

The fan zone is wheelchair accessible. There will be accessible toilets at both Fulham FC and in Bishop’s Park. There will be no specific space marked out for wheelchair viewing, however the screen will be positioned in order for all spectators to easily view.

The Fulham Fan Zone is Dog Friendly.

Yes there are no restrictions to smoking in Bishop’s Park but there is no smoking within the Fulham FC area.

We do ask that you please be respectful to others, avoid smoking in busy area’s and near any stalls/bars/vendors.

Yes. There is no limitations to filming and photography. Make sure to tag the official boat race handles on all platforms and use #TheBoatRace2024

Travel to Fulham Fan Park

Transport links
Nearest buses 74, 220, 430 (alight on Fulham Palace Road at Bishop’s Park Road bus stop). Five minutes walk to the park along Bishop’s Avenue. 85, 93, 265 (alight at or near Putney Bridge). Walk to the park through the subway under the bridge or down the steps from the bridge.

Putney Bridge Underground station (District Line) is approximately 8 minutes walk. Follow the path along the river and through the subway under Putney Bridge into Bishops Park.

National Rail
Putney station (15 minutes walk). On departing the station turn right, walk down Putney High Street, across Putney Bridge. Take the steps down to the park.