BEST Events In London
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Saturday Art ClubZoom Online Class
The Saturday Art Club is part of the National Saturday Club network and is our free weekly creative drop-in for young people aged 13-16. We are currently running sessions online via Zoom, with material packs posted out in advance to members. Sessions take place 10am-1pm and are co-delivered by artists Amy Leung and Maru Rojas. This is a wonderful opportunity to develop new skills, make new friends, achieve a Bronze or Silver Art Award and showcase your artwork in a national exhibition!
Visit the Cutty SarkCutty Sark Maritime Museum
King William Walk
London, SE10 9HT
Visit Cutty Sark, the celebrated historic sailing ship and fastest of its time. Now an award-winning visitor attraction in Greenwich, London. This is one of the last surviving tea clipper ship that was used to import tea into Britain from Asia. Bring the kids for an amazing day out imagining what life was like on the high seas in Victorian England.
Free Walking Tour of LondonCovent Garden
No. 1, 7 The Piazza
London, WC2E 8HB
No other tour covers so many major London landmarks! Have your cameras at the ready as we walk past Westminster Abbey and the Big Ben, and see where the Queen and Prince Charles live as we stroll past Buckingham and St. James’s Palaces. On this 3-hour free walking tour you'll tick off many of London's must-see sites. Your gratuity-based London Free Tour starts in front of the Apple Store in Covent Garden and finishes by Westminster Abbey.
Eye-Opener Tour of the British MuseumBritish Museum
Great Russell Street
London, WC1B 3DG
Taking place across the Museum, eye-opener tours provide a general introduction to different parts of the collection through a selection of fascinating objects. Choose from a number of tours, including the civilisations of Mesopotamia, the Islamic world, and Medieval Europe.
The Theatre CafeThe Theatre Cafe
99 St. Martin’s Lane
London, WC2N 4AZ
With theatrical memorabilia adorning the walls and regular live performances from the stars of the West End and Broadway, it’s the place for any theatre fan. Sing your heart out at one of our open mic events, or just relax and sip a cocktail while you choose which show to see next. If you want your favourite musical theatre song played during your stay, just put in a request. With a menu including pizza, nachos, cakes and more, as well as coffees, alcohol and the stagiest cocktails around. Open every day except Monday. Check website for hours.
The Big London BakeThe Castle Tooting
38, Tooting High Street
London, England SW17 0RG
Challenge your friends at London's multi award winning bake off! All the ingredients are good to go, a top baker at your side, an irresistible monthly baking theme, an unforgettable experience and one winner. It’s time to unleash your competitive cooking streak.
Weekly Gaming at the Bedford77 Bedford Hill
London, SW12 9HD
A weekly meetup for people interested in playing (or learning to play) new-style board games. Please bear in mind that we don't really cater for two player games, or older classics. You're welcome to bring a board or card game that ideally you can teach others yourself, but if you don't have one don't worry, you're still very welcome! There will be plenty of games and people who will teach so why not try something new.
Alcotraz: Cell Block Two One TwoAlcotraz Penitentiary
Shoreditch, 212, Brick Lane
London, England E1 6SA
Hidden behind unassuming shutters lies Alcotraz, a secret prison staffed with guards to help you successfully smuggle liquor past the Warden and get it into the hands of the longest-serving inmates. Following the recent outbreak, The Warden has re-developed the prison to ensure maximum security for inmates and staff. Grab your gang, sit in your own private cell and safely enjoy one of London's most unique cocktail experiences.
Inspired by Hollywood Movies and TV that have brought to life America's most infamous prison, Alcotraz is London's first immersive theatrical cocktail bar. From the orange jumpsuits upon entrance, to the real metallic cells, Alcotraz becomes the perfect backdrop to enjoy a drink within an epic yet intimate environment. When convicted to Alcotraz, inmates are taken into an exciting world of mischief as they are instructed by notorious bootlegger Clyde Cassidy to smuggle-in liquor to be used to make delicious, bespoke cocktails.
Circus Restaurant and Cocktail BarCircus London
27-29 Endell Street, Covent Garden
London, WC2H 9BA
Circus is a restaurant conceived to give guests an amazing evening of escapist pop-up performances, without compromising on the incredible quality of the food. For over 10 years, we’ve been serving up delicious pan-Asian cuisine designed for sharing – created and overseen by Executive Chef Andrew Lassetter; and wowing people with a carefully chosen and ever-changing troupe of fire-breathers, contortionists, hula-hoopers and gravity-defying aerialists. All accompanied by an extensive wine list and signature cocktails from our late-night bar.
Derren Brown presents UnbelievableCriterion Theatre
218-223 Piccadilly, St. James's
London, W1J 9HR
Comedy Cabin RAWComedy Cabin
132 Kingsland Road, Hoxton
London, E2 8DP
Every comedian starts somewhere! During Raw shows, comedians old and new come together to test out material and sharpen their punchlines. It’s a new material night, and it’s loads of fun! See comedians try new lines, write on the spot, and create future classics, raw and unedited.
Laugh Train Home Comedy NightsFour Theaves
51 Lavender Gardens, Battersea
London, SW11 1DJ
Laugh Train Home is known for hilarious comedy nights, a fun atmosphere and a bit of the unexpected. The best UK and international comedians every Wednesday evening.
Virtual Events Today
Ask a Zoo ExpertVirtual
Bring a Zoo Expert to your classroom or group gathering via video conferencing! Whether you have students working on projects about animals or investigating Zoo careers, or your group simply has an interest in learning more about Zoo topics, this flexible Q&A/interview style program is the perfect way to tap into the knowledge of a Zoo Expert. Each one-hour session includes animal ambassadors and biofacts presented by a Zoo Expert who will help your group gain a deeper understanding of the topics they choose. Once your program is booked, we will contact you to gather information about your group’s focus so we can choose appropriate animal ambassadors and prepare for potential questions from the group.
Santa Fe, NM
The zazen schedule is 7:00 a.m., and 5:30 p.m. MT and Wednesday Dharma Talks (5:30 p.m. MT). Join us online for the 7am and 5:30pm meditation on Upaya Zen Center’s YouTube page.
Free Morning Spanish LessonsVirtual
New York City, NY
¡Hola a todos! Connect with beginner and intermediate Spanish learners and explore better ways of getting comfortable speaking Spanish. We’ve been testing out an audio-only class format (no video) where we take turns practicing speaking guided by prompts on a shared screen.
We're holding multiple 30-minute sessions every day that have between 2-9 students and one instructor who guides everyone through the speaking prompts and helps correct mispronunciations. We’ve made a bunch of sample lessons from basic conversational Spanish to medical Spanish.
Virtual Book ClubsVirtual
Chicago Public Library offers a variety of book clubs for all ages! Children, teens, and adults alike can join on various days. See the Chicago Public Library website for times and days.
Frank Lloyd Wright Virtual ClassroomVirtual
The Frank Lloyd Wright Virtual Classroom is a resource center developed by the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation’s education department as a free online learning tool for K-12 students and virtual engagement for families. The Virtual Classroom combines fun, real-world lessons with Wright’s famed principles of organic architecture and solutions-based design. Each STEAM-focused activity will offer students hands-on projects that encourage creative and critical thinking. Are you a teacher looking for innovative ways to engage your class with online learning? The Foundation also has ready-to-go virtual lesson packets as well as opportunities to set up virtual field trips with your students! Families can continue to watch for new weekly activity announcements on our social media each Wednesday.
Virtual Broadway ExperienceVirtual
New York City, NY
Get the stage-door experience right from your living room - no matter where you are in the world! Book a one-to-one online meet-and-greet with a Broadway star from the comfort of your own home, including cast members from Wicked, Mean Girls, Hamilton and more! Choose from:Beetlejuice, Aladdin, Anastasia, Mean Girls, Hamilton, Wicked, Hadestown.
New York City, NY
Experience the NYRR RUNCENTER at home! Led by licensed Zumba® instructor Celinda Casanova, this class will transform your living room, rooftop, or backyard into a lively home fitness studio. Register for the class time of your choice, and you will receive an email with your personal access link to join the class on Zoom. Whether you’re new to exercising, training for an event, or restarting a fitness regimen, Zumba® is a great complement to your training program. Appropriate for all levels, this class uses Latin and World rhythms to mix low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party. No prior experience is needed—just bring yourself and your love of fitness and music!
Good For Your Soul: A Cooking ShowOnline
New York City, NY
Join us as our home chefs show us how to cook a meal that will be delicious and soul warming. Every Wednesday at 6pm EST one of our hosts will show us a favorite meal that is healthy, tasty, and easy to make, using what you have at home. Sponsored by Langston Hughes Library. These events are FREE!
Best Friends & Belly Laughs Community ImprovVirtual
BFBL Improv is a space curated to help you let loose, have fun, and laugh without limitation in a friendly, engaging, and high-energy environment! This improv meetup is perfect for the beginner - all the way up to the most advanced improv warriors - no experience is required.
Through a super playful process, we'll help you discover your inner improv roots (aka superhero powers)...and what you discover may (and most certainly will) surprise you!
• Play a variety of easy-to-learn, engaging, and outrageously fun improv games.
• Find comfort and true freedom in expressing your weird side.
• Learn the foundational basics of improv and perform successful scenes (even if it's your first time).
• Connect and make new friends within the Austin community!
Virtual London Music TourVirtual
Let us follow a musician's life through the streets of London, every week there will be different artists like Mozart, Pink Floyd, Bob Dylan, and Lionel Bart. Enjoy the scenery while their music entertains us!
The Metropolitan Opera - Nightly Opera StreamsVirtual
New York City, NY
Seize this unique opportunity to watch opera every night of the week! Each day, a different encore presentation from the company’s Live in HD series is being made available for free streaming on the Met website, with each performance available for a period of 23 hours, from 7:30 p.m. EDT until 6:30 p.m. the following day. The schedule will include outstanding complete performances from the past 14 years of cinema transmissions, starring all of opera’s greatest singers.