What's on inBalham


Welcome to Balham

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Balham - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Balham to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Balham

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Palo Alto Networks: Ransomware Roundtable and More
Exclusive Networks office

.In fact attack techniques and delivery methods have become more sophisticated prolific speedy and costly think Petya and WanaCrypt0r.Increasingly popular tactics include spear phishing campaigns tailored to a specific person or group of people using personal data and whaling which impersonates the…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: +31205 643131
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Topers And Overfield: Live at The Half Moon Putney
The Half Moon

. Topers are a SW London based band comprising former members of Lowbrow Kevin Dowd Shannon Simpson Simon Bayliss and Alison Darley lead singer in the Beautiful South and the South. Topers are all about the songs and the hotly anticipated debut…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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Smart Water Systems
Holiday Inn Kensington Forum

SMi is delighted to announce the return of the 7th Annual Smart Water Systems Conference which will be held in London on the 25th and 26th April 2018.As well as discussing key drivers responsible for rapid market growth Smart Water Systems 2018…

Location: 3.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2078 276000
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Wicked Wednesday Jam !
Club 414

Ring the alarm BRIXTON STARTS ON WEDNESDAYS at our WICKED WEDNESDAY JAM Calling all musicians Singers MCs local musical community global family and beyoooond.... We welcome you to come share and show your love for live music on the south side…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07756 768298
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Robotics and Autonomous Systems
Copthorne Tara Hotel

SMi is delighted to announce the launch of Robotics and Autonomous Systems RAS conference taking place in London UK on 25th and 26th April 2018.The UK MoD has recognised the potential of Robotic and Autonomous Systems RAS to provide strategic superiority in…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02078 276088
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Global Clinical Trials Connect 2018
Holiday Inn London Kensington

The Global Clinical Trials Connect 2018 conference focuses on introducing pioneer technology developing better patient engagement and collaborating strategies in clinical trials. With the right commitment and attention to detail contract research organizations CROs and pharmaceutical companies can drive collaboration with greater…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02070 960786
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Martha Tilston 'Clifftop Sessions' Live
The Half Moon

. A special night hosted by songstress Martha Tilston showcasing rare performances and the premiere of a beautiful music film Clifftop Sessions set in a cliffside cottage in deepest Cornwall. 8 musicians and a camera crew collide with guitars a grand piano…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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Military Space Situational Awareness 2018
Copthorne Tara Hotel

With the defence industry becoming ever more data driven ensuring that space systems can operate both safely and efficiently is crucial for government and military agencies. SMis 13th annual Military Space Situational Awareness SSA conference will bring together key military government civilian…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2078 276138
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Alex Mirutziu
Delfina Foundation

Mirutzius practice interrogates the process of how we create meaning to interpret the world around us. Inspired by philosophy literature and design he explores the inadequate use of objects language and the body as tools of communication.For a few years Mirutziu has…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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Forget it Friday's at Gigalum, Clapham
Gigalum

Forget it Fridays starts right here at Gigalum to help you forget the week and focus on the weekend aheadDespite all of the speculation over the future of Londons nightlife it is apparent that Forget It Fridays at Gigalum is here to…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02087 720303
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THEY SAY JUMP+WAAJU+BARNACLES+DJ SNUFFONE
Hootananny Brixton

. Merciful presents THEY SAY JUMP celebrating the release of their latest EP featuring guests Hollie Cook and Horseman and production from Ed West. Characterised by a sensual and melodic blend of latin brass sections reggae tones and drum n bass rhythms…

Location: 2.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02077 377273
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DJ Keith Lawrence presents - Tru Skool Beats!
The CLF Art Cafe AKA The Bussey Building

Fri Apr 27 ‐ The Retrolicious Funk Boogie Soul Soul Sonic Force that is DJ KEITH LAWRENCE drops vinyl and truly conquers at another searing hot strictly vinyl session in TRU‐SKOOL BEATS. The absolute finest in 70s & 80s Soul Funk &…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02077 325275
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Mudibu and The Jezebel Sextet celebrate OTIS REDDI
Hideaway Jazz Club

Originally commissioned by Saint Paul Soul Jazz Festival France and subsequently touring across Europe the show pairs the vocal talent of Burundian singer songwriter Mudibu with the authentic Stax sound of Hammond and horns from The Jezebel Sextet. The result is a…

Location: 1.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02088 357070
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Walk thru the Bible - Old Testament
273 Norbury Crescent

Would you like to know how the Bible fits together and have fun while learning this in a memorable wayWhether you are new to the Bible or you are someone who has read the Bible before this course is good for you.If…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +447960 777133
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Saturday Sessions at Gigalum Clapham
Gigalum

Claphams number one free music venue comes alive every Saturday night with an atmosphere that is globally renowned and revered.The people have spoken and for pure fist pumping heart pumping glory you just cant beat Londons free number one music venue. Every…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02087 720303
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Bump & Hustle Music with PTA, Bobby & Steve
The CLF Art Cafe AKA The Bussey Building

BUMP & HUSTLE MUSIC loads up the soulful house disco n hip hop cannon and fires a salvo of positive good times large loud and direct to the dancefloors all night long. BUMP & HUSTLE MUSIC once again loads up the soulful…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02077 325275
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Clube Vicio - Kizomba Party & Dance Classes
Adulis Restaurant

One of the biggest weekly Kizomba parties in London where Africa meets the world. A wonderful mix of people from various cultures enjoying a very classy PALOP Angola Sao Tome e Principe Mozambique Guinea‐Bissau and Cape Verde experience in the most multicultural…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 7886 471393
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Naughty Nighty Pyjama Party at Beaufort House
Beaufort House Chelsea

YOU may think that sleepovers are just for teenagers but youd be wrong. Dig out a pair of your favourite PJs and join us for your very first grown up slumber soiree.London is bringing you their first proper PYJAMA PARTYLets face it…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02072 231400
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The Rollin' Stoned - Rolling Stones Tribute Live
The Half Moon, London

. A RocknRoll Circus is coming to town.. ...everything seems to be ready.... ...is everyone readyA tribute to The Rolling Stones focusing on the early part of their career from 1964 ‐ 1969 including Jumping Jack Flash Paint It Black Not Fade…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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Imperial Festival at Imperial College London 2018
Imperial College London

Imperial Festival returns with free weekend of science creativity and art for all ages Imperial Festival returns in 2018 with a free weekend of discovery for all ages including a showcase of technological marvels to celebrate of the Year of Engineering a…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02075 895111
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LAZY HABITS+ SAMSARA+ SAMSON SOUNDS+ WORMFOOD DJs
Hootananny Brixton

. Wormfood mark the end of 10 years of parties at Hootananny. They are now concentrating on their agency so with a very special send‐off they present Seminal UK live hiphop pioneers LAZY HABITS inspired by New Orleans Jazz Soul Hip Hop…

Location: 2.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02077 377273
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Clube Vicio - Kizomba Party & Dance Classes Every
Adulis

One of the biggest weekly Kizomba parties in London where Africa meets the world. A wonderful mix of people from various cultures enjoying a very classy PALOP Angola Sao Tome e Principe Mozambique Guinea‐Bissau and Cape Verde experience in the most multicultural…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08009 991119
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Ghost in the Machine: A Candlelit Theremin Concert
Brompton Cemetery Chapel

No other instrument has as much right to be called ethereal as the theremin. Not only is its tone eerie and otherworldly but its notes are literally plucked out of the ether by the players hands in a series of passes and…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Mark Knight at Gigalum
Gigalum

Mark Knight is back for his second show at Gigalum Sunday Sessions.DJ producer label owner and businessman: Mark Knight has proven a rare and wonderful breed of musical heavyweight. The second highest‐selling Beatport artist of all time with no less than eight…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02087 720303
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Comedy Character Cabaret
The Loft at Brasserie Toulouse Lautrec

An evening of musical theatre cabaret with songs from across the genre and ages. Explore comedy castings with special guests and hilarious songs…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Comedy at The Railway Streatham
The Railway

Collywobblers Comedy brings you the best value World Class Award Winning Comedy with TV Stars Special Guests Edinburgh Previews in a friendly cosy atmosphere & free lollipopsSunday 29th April 2018 Collywobblers Comedy at The Railway Streatham : Abandoman Helen Bauer Stefano Paolini…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 7734 805817
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The Trembling Wilburys:Travelling Wilburys Tribute
The Half Moon

. Great tribute show featuring classics by the Traveling Wilburys George Harrison Roy Orbison Bob Dylan Tom Petty Jeff Lynne and the Beatles.This superb 7‐piece band perfectly recreates the unique sound and style of the amazing supergroup created in 1988 by George…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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Make Your Own Kokedama Workshops
Capital Gardens

Capital Gardens the natural place for Londons gardeners is offering Kokdama workshops on 23 April and 30 April 2018Workshop tickets are £25 per person including all of the materialsThe ticket price includes all the highest quality materials supplied by Capital Gardens and…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02088 742037
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K Koke headline show
Clapham Grand

K.Kokes hard‐hitting old school style has created a loyal and dedicated fan base that has rippled all the way across the Atlantic. The first British rapper to be personally signed by the legendary Jay Z to Roc Nation Koke represents UK hip…

Location: 1.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Clinical Biomarkers & World CDx Europe Summit
Royal Garden Hotel

At this uncertain time the 8th annual Clinical Biomarkers & World CDx Europe Summit is back once again to provide much need clarity for pharmaceutical biotech healthcare and diagnostic leaders in the precision medicine industry. The event will provide you with the…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2031 418700
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Tourist Attractions


London Eye

Today, the British Airways London Eye has become, quite literally, the way the world sees London. It is one of the most spectacular and popular attractions in the world, drawing visitors from far and wide. The British Airways London Eye is a truly amazing feat of design…

British Museum

A series of collections which trace the story of Britain from prehistory to the present day, including fine collections covering the prehistoric period, the Bronze and Iron Ages. Highlights include a section of the Sweet Track, the oldest of the prehistoric trackways in Britain, and the body…

London Dungeon

Deep in the heart of London's backstreet lies The London Dungeon, one of the world's most famous horror attractions. The London Dungeon brings you over 2000 years of horrific history back to life and death. Delve in to the gruesome past of our grim and bloody…

ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo really is one of the greatest days out on offer in London. Spanning 36 acres of Regent's Park, the Zoo is home to over 650 species of animal. Featuring incredible immersive exhibits such as Animal Adventure and the Blackburn Tropical Bird Pavilion, visitors are…

Tower of London

The Tower of London has been an integral part of British Royal history for nearly one thousand years. Only at the Tower of London can you marvel at the breathtaking Crown Jewels, stand on the execution site of three English queens, and hear the myths and legentds…

Buckingham Palace

George III bought Buckingham House in 1761 for his wife Queen Charlotte to use as a comfortable family home close to St James's Palace, where many court functions were held. Buckingham House became known as the Queen's House, and 14 of George III's 15 children were born there.…

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