River Rat Race

Rat Race have once again joined forces with Shelter to bring you the capital’s most fun packed 10km next summer. Round up your mates and get ready to swim, crawl, jump, slide and laugh your way around the wettest obstacle race in the UK. The acquatic obstacle course starts inside the ExCel centre, with participants […]

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Sea Life London Aquarium

With over 500 species, 14 themed zones and more than 2 million litres of water, Sea Life London Aquarium is home to one of Europe’s largest collections of global marine life. Along with rockpool displays of brightly coloured anemones and the gliding green sea turtles that swoop past overhead as you walk through the Ocean […]

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Make, Do and Mend Yourself Workshops

These free monthly workshops, each with an urban gardening theme provide a perfect lunchtime activity for workers in the Waterloo area. Sessions cover how to make herbs bought at the supermarket thrive, terrarium building, summer planter making workshop and more. Participants will benefit by working with natural materials in an open-air environment, learning a new […]

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The Notting Hill Carnival 2016

The streets of West London come alive every August Bank Holiday weekend with a huge Caribbean party at Europe’s biggest street festival. For two days, the air is filled with the lively rhythms of soca and calypso music, with reggae, funk, house and other genres also being showcased at this international experience. Elaborate floats and […]

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Hyper Japan Festival at Olympia, London

On the 15-17th July, feel the bright lights of Tokyo at the Hyper Japan Festival at Olympia. Complete with cosplay, an anime area, and a lot of cosplay, this is the closest we’ll get to Japan without the 12 hour flight! This lively summer fiesta will offer all the quality Japanese and Japan-centric exhibitors and […]

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Lambeth Country Show

This long-running fair has been bringing countryside pursuits to Brockwell Park for 42 years and will once again feature the vegetable sculpture competition, live music on two stages, sheep shearing, flamenco dance performances, hula hoop workshops, a mini zoo and lots, lots more. All this will be on offer and more with a distinctively urban […]

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Big Dance 2016

Big Dance is a biennial festival of people dancing led by the Mayor of London in partnership with People Dancing and the Big Dance Hubs, a network of leading dance organisations across the UK. The festival runs from 20 May until 10 September and will include events by world-class choreographers, a Big Dance Bus touring […]

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Festival of Love at Southbank Centre

Join in a celebration of love at Southbank Centre this summer, with an exciting programme of music, arts, dance, family, fun and free events. A summer festival of love staged by the Southbank Centre in London will include flirting workshops, tips on how to write a love poem and – for those who want to […]

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The 4th of July in London

You don’t need to be in America to celebrate Independence Day. The 4th of July in London is a massive occasion and a great excuse to party. From classic American diners and bowling to the more exclusive clubs, you can find any kind of party you’re looking for. Fireworks, parades, barbecues, fairs and picnics – […]

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