What's on inBarnes


Welcome to Barnes

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Barnes - 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 Barnes to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Barnes

23
JUL
Sunday Sessions present Select Radio
Gigalum

Summer2017After the mighty success of our Select Radio Summer Social takeover in Richmond with over 5000 people we continue our summer of live events with an intimate Sunday Day Party at the legendary Gigalum in Clapham South Expect the finest House &…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02087 720303
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24
JUL
Make a Film in a Day
Chelsea Academy

Participants on Make a Film in a Day courses are given an overview of the whole filmmaking process from EUREKA through ACTION to ITS A WRAP Working in teams these young filmmakers work against the clock to plan storyboard shoot act and…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 02073 874341
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24
JUL
New Moon - A Night of New Music Live @ The Half Mo
The Half Moon

A night of new music and discovery. Singer‐songwriters bands poets performance artists...Alex SeelAlex Seel is a singer‐songwriter and finger‐picking guitarist with roots in folk & blues.Music has led Alex from Devon to London to Ireland and back to London again. Through his…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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24
JUL
NEW Twickenham Nursery Launch : FREE Chinese Shado
Twickenham Library, Arthur Burrell Room

Our first free event in our series of launch events for Hatching Dragons Twickenham Nursery School. For our second event on 29 July 1.30‐5.30pm at Orleans House Gallery TW1 3DJ please click here:https:www.eventbrite.comenew‐hatching‐dragons‐twickenham‐nursery‐launch‐event‐chinese‐shadow‐puppetry‐crafts‐family‐day‐tickets‐35695060888Venue: Twickenham Library Arthur Burrell Room Garfield Road Twickenham TW1…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02072 569365
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24
JUL
PJ Masks 'Jumping Adventures' Sessions at Oxygen
Oxygen Freejumping Trampoline Park Acton

Its time to be a hero with PJ Masks Jumping Adventures sessions for ages 5 years old and under starting 24th July Bring your little ones for an hour of superhero adventures where they will release their inner hero just like the…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02038 461386
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24
JUL
SwingTrain - Chiswick
The Hayloft

SwingTrain is a high‐intensity dance cardio workout inspired by the joyful energetic sounds of Charleston Swing Gospel Rhythm & Blues Electro Swing and Hot Jazz. These total‐body exercise classes are suitable for all levels and the music is so infectious that you…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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24
JUL
SwingTrain - Clapham Junction
Off The Rails

SwingTrain is a high‐intensity dance cardio workout inspired by the joyful energetic sounds of Charleston Swing Gospel Rhythm & Blues Electro Swing and Hot Jazz. These total‐body exercise classes are suitable for all levels and the music is so infectious that you…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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24
JUL
The Twickenham Harlequins Summer Camp
The Twickenham Stoop

The summer camp which lasts from the 24th to the 26th July is open to boys and girls aged 6‐14 from complete beginners through to regular players.During the camp participants will learn to play the Harlequins Way focusing on the values of…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Sports

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25
JUL
4-Day Film School
Chelsea Academy

Under the tuition of our award‐winning filmmakers students on the Four Day Film School embark on a whistle‐stop tour of films origins and history: they learn screen acting writing editing camerawork and even fight choreography before they get out there and…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02073 874341
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25
JUL
Kokomo - British Soul Pioneers Live @ The Half Moo
The Half Moon

Kokomos 1975 debut album is considered a classic among collectors whilst the bands reputation as one of the finest groove units ever to come out of this country remains largely intact.Formed in 1973 Kokomos original 10‐piece and somewhat disparate line‐up consisted of…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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25
JUL
Speed Dating in Clapham
Sugar Cane

Youre not asking for much. You want just want to meet someone cool fun and nice. We might just be able to help. Join us and around 30 others for a night of South West Londons finest speed dating at Sugar Cane…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02071 125174
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26
JUL
59th London International Youth Science Forum
Imperial College London

59th LONDON INTERNATIONAL YOUTH SCIENCE FORUM LIYSFFounded in 1959 the annual London International Youth Science Forum LIYSF is a two‐week residential course hosted at the renowned research university Imperial College London. Our aim is to unite outstanding talent from all nations and…

Location: 3.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02082 958395
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26
JUL
SwingTrain - Northfields
St Pauls Church

SwingTrain is a high‐intensity dance cardio workout nspired by the joyful energetic sounds of Charleston Swing Gospel Rhythm & Blues Electro Swing and Hot Jazz. These total‐body exercise classes are suitable for all levels and the music is so infectious that you…

Location: 3.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02031 511750
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27
JUL
Bootleg Blondie: Official Blondie tribute band Liv
The Half Moon

BOOTLEG BLONDIE is the official Debbie Harry & Blondie tribute band and the only Blondie tribute to play the legendary CBGBs in New York City before its demise in 2006. CBGB was the Holy Grail of American Punk and New Wave where…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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27
JUL
Datong: The Chinese Utopia
Richmond Theatre

The European premire of CHAN Hing‐yans three‐act chamber opera Datong: The Chinese Utopia is presented by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council HKADC and produced by the Hong Kong Arts Festival HKAF. Chronicling the 20th‐century Chinese scholar KANG Youweis life and his…

Location: 2.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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27
JUL
Polaroid 80th Anniversary Pop-Up Store
Boxpark Shoreditch

The pop‐up store will give visitors an opportunity to try out the latest range of Polaroid instant print digital cameras and printers as well as offering a trip down memory lane and a glimpse into the future with vintage Polaroid cameras on…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01628 625900
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27
JUL
Speed Dating in Balham
The Exhibit

Its remarkably easy to meet cool fun people in London if you just know where to look. Look no further Our speed dating events in Balham attract a fun lively crowd every other Thursday and we just know youre going to love…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02071 125174
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28
JUL
Eclectic Fridays at Gigalum
Gigalum

Despite all of the speculation over the future of Londons nightlife it is apparent that Eclectic Fridays at Gigalum is here to stay. Designed for the discerning musical palate Gigalum brings you the best in global beats and diverse sounds from around…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02087 720303
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28
JUL
Rum Festival: Caribbean Supperclub
The Jam Tree Clapham

Throughout July The Jam Tree has been transporting Londoners to the sunshine and laid‐back feel of the Caribbean and the verve of Latin America with its brand‐new rum festival. To conclude one of Londons most exciting July festivals The Jam Tree Clapham…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02033 974422
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28
JUL
The British Invasion Show - Live @ The Half Moon P
The Half Moon

Few bands can genuinely claim to have two rock stars in their ranks. But the British Invasion Show has just that in frontman Johnny Warman and guitarist Dave Gregory.The British Invasion Show celebrates the years 1964 to 1966 when British bands invaded…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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29
JUL
Bottomless Belaire Brunch in Chelsea
JuJu Chelsea

JuJu is now serving Bottomless Belaire Brunches every Saturday From 1pm ‐ 5pmEnjoy unlimited Belaire Bellinis served alongside a delicious Pan‐Asian selection. All for just £20 per personVenue: JuJu Chelsea 316‐318 Kings Road London SW3 5UHPriceBottomless Brunch: GBP 20Links: Tickets:…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02073 515998
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29
JUL
Ealing Jazz Festival 2017
Walpole Park

Ealing Jazz Festival is set to return to Londons Walpole Park with an exciting mix of world‐renowned artists and local talent on 29‐30 July.Celebrating the rich musical heritage of the area the first wave of acts announced for this year includes the…

Location: 3.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02088 256640
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29
JUL
The MIDNIGHT, TEXAS Food & Fortune Truck
Kensington Olympia Exhibition Centre

To celebrate the launch of MIDNIGHT TEXAS Syfy is offering fans a taste of Texas BBQ and a slice of supernatural with its bespoke Food and Fortune Truck. Fans attending London Film & Comic Con at Olympia London on Saturday 29th…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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29
JUL
The Ultimate Beatles - Live @ The Half Moon Putney
The Half Moon

Ultimate Beatles were formed in 2001 as a surprise wedding band for a friend. The performance was a huge success and the band quickly gained further bookings. Going from strength to strength with every performance and having a great time along the…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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30
JUL
Prudential RideLondon - Surrey 100
Prudential RideLondon - Surrey 100

. Celebrating the legacy for cycling created by the London 2012 Olympic Games Prudential RideLondon‐Surrey 100 follows a 100‐mile route on closed roads through the capital and into Surreys stunning countryside. With leg‐testing climbs and a route made famous by the worlds…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07809 344947
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30
JUL
The Modern Apes - Maximum 60s Rock and Roll - Live
The Half Moon

The Modern Apes play quintessential British guitar music from the 60s. Formed at the end of 2015 the four piece from South London perform the songs that conquered the world and made swinging London the cultural capital of cool...Expect the tunes you…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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04
AUG
Authentic sounds come to Leopold Square
Leopold Square

. Friday 4th August: 5pm until 7pmSweet Harmony comprising Sooze Tooze and Vanessa Johnson return to Leopold Square to help visitors welcome in the weekend on Friday 4th August.Together the two superb female vocalists create calming melodies and beautiful harmonies all complemented…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01403 783400
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05
AUG
Dodgeballdayer 2017
Wimbledon Rugby Football Club

Dodeballdayer is the UKs largest fancy dress dodgeball event hosted by Mencap ‐ In its 9th year it promises to be a knock outAs well as a day full of dodging there will be an after party with live DJs.There is also…

Location: 3.6 miles away
Category: Sports

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05
AUG
LONDON CITY GAMES
Battersea Park, Millennium Arena

London city games sees teams compete in eight ingenious events designed to bring out the champion in everyone.Will you climb to the top of the winners podium and beat the opposition Theres only one way to find out Gather the troops pick…

Location: 3.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07747 418016
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06
AUG
James Bond Locations Tour
Holland Park tube station

9 hours guided James Bond Locations Tour from London. Meeting at Holland Park Tube station and led by a knowledgeable James Bond expert we take you by mini coach out of London to see 9 memorable James Bond film locations…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 08442 471007
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Tourist Attractions


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…

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.…

Houses of Parliament

The new Palace of Westminster was built in the years following the fire of 16 October 1834 which destroyed nearly all the Old Palace. Work began in 1840 and was substantially completed by 1860, although only in 1870 actually finished. It was formally opened in 1852.Westminster Hall, which…

Imperial War Museum

The wars of the twentieth century have affected each and every one of us in some way, and the Imperial War Museum is here to tell all our stories, covering all aspects of life in wartime. Our exhibits range from tanks and aircraft to photographs and personal…

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…

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…

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