What's on inCentral London


Welcome to Central London

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

Tourist information Central London

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Central London as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Central London

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90s vs 00s Double Denim Party for Jeans for Genes
The Clapham Grand

Weve teamed up with the good people from the amazing Jeans for Genes Day Charity to throw a very special 90s vs 00s Double Denim Party on Jeans For Genes DayFeaturing our very special guests... BWitchedExpect: A Live Performance from your…

Location: 4.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02072 236523
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An Operatic concert with reception at 22 George st
St James' Church, Spanish Place

An Operatic concert with reception at St James ChurchThe charity evening will consist of 2 parts of half hour recitals and a socializing reception to follow the event a selection of cheeses prosecco and wine will be provided.The renowned and distinguished international…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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BBC Good Food's Feast
The Tower of London Moat

NEW for 2017 BBC Good Foods Feast is coming to the Tower of London. See the famous dry moat transformed for the first time ever into a food and drink experience like no other ‐ with live demonstrations from some of the…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08445 814911
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Butterflies
Half Moon Theatre

They cross new seas to uncharted lands on a journey filled with discovery. The only trouble is theyre all a bit worried about it What if I get wet What if I make a new friend What if I dont During their…

Location: 3.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02077 098900
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China-Britain Artificial Intelligence Summit
The Institution of Engineering & Technology

Players in artificial intelligence from China and the United Kingdom will come together at the China‐Britain AI Summit in September 2017. The Summit will illuminate the artificial intelligence landscape in China and the UK and catalyse commercial business and investment opportunities. The…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02032 834041
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Comedy Carnival
Bar Rumba

Comedy Carnival presents an outstanding line‐up of international comedy every Thursday Friday and Saturday night. Tonights show features Stefano Paolini Chris Martin Glenn Moore and Pete Jonas as MC.Party packages with food are also available for group bookings. Venue: Bar Rumba 36…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02070 417312
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Famous First Words September Sizzler
Star of Kings

Back from their succesful run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival the Famous First Words boys are back in the capitalAdvanced tickets are £5.50 including booking fee or £7 on the door. Space is limited so come early. Heres the ticket link: https:www.designmynight.comlondonwhats‐onpartyfamous‐first‐wordstticketsThe…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07538 364813
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Feast in the Moat at the Tower of London
Tower of London

Prepare to have your taste‐buds tangled tickled and well and truly trampled at brand new BBC Good Foods Feast this September feastinthemoat. The three day feasting goldmine brought to you by River Street Events and BBC Good Food will take place in…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07595 834656
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Feelgood Experiment // Soul-hop collective // Hack
Grow

Join us canalside at Grow Hackney in Hackney Wick for a free live performance by Bristol‐based 6‐piece soul‐hop collective the Feelgood Experiment. Ease into the evening with DJs from 7pm and the live performance after the sun goes down. Weve got the…

Location: 4.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02085 414328
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Friday Wave @ Visions: HipHop, R'n'B, Afrobeats, B
Visions Video Bar

The biggest and best London DJs and guests playing the most on‐point selection of tunes hosted by Boya D Nu Brand Flexxx Apply for guestlist via our Facebook page before 9pm on the night: www.facebook.comvisionsvideodalstonVenue: Visions Video Bar 588a Kingsland Rd Dalston…

Location: 2.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07904 122102
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Hip-Hop vs RnB - South @ Prince of Wales, Brixton
Prince of Wales

Hip‐Hop vs RnB ‐ South 10pm‐4am Friday 22nd SeptemberPrince of Wales 467‐ 469 Brixton Rd Brixton London SW9 8HH DJs: Shortee Blitz Kiss FMCJ Beatz 1XtraDJ Cable 1XtraSarah Harrison Radar Radio £4 Early Bird£6 advance£10 on the door…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02078 339544
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LOSERS & UNDERDOGS Custom Show
The Underdog Gallery

The Underdog Custom Show featuring The Losers MC Showing real London bikers bikes with start ups every hour kicking off with DJs playing garage rock grease rock Northern Soul on Friday 22 Live bands all evening from 6pm until 11pm DJs until…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07717 756140
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SAD Solstice Symposium with Dr Norman Rosenthal
52-53 Russell Square

An exclusive opportunity on the Autumnal Equinox to enjoy an audience with Dr Norman Rosenthal the world‐renowned researcher and psychiatrist who first diagnosed Seasonal Affective Disorder SAD and pioneered light therapy to treat it. Dr Rosenthal is also a best‐selling author Transcendence…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01954 780500
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Stevie Wonderland: Tom Trago, Lemmy Ashton, Gide
CLF Art Cafe, Block A, Bussey Building

Were back to Bussey Building for the first of our autumnwinter series with a heavy line up... Heading things up in Room 1 is Amsterdam party starter Tom Trago. Since his debut release snapped up by Rush Hour 12 years ago Tragos…

Location: 3.6 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07941 429374
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Supa Dupa Fly x The Hoxton Pony
The Hoxton Pony

Supa Dupa Fly90s & 00s‐Now Hiphop & RnB All NightFriday 22nd September Hoxton Pony ShoreditchDjs CJ Beatz Matchstick Kiss Sandra Omari Hosted by Fontzerelli£5‐7 priority tickets supadupaflylove.com£8 Guestlists & Tables free to book for 10 hoxtonponysupadupaflylove.com£10 on doorGet…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

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The Gallery: Tujamo
Ministry of Sound

A special extended three hour set is befitting of TUJAMO and this Gallery debut at Ministry of Sound. After amassing collectively online millions of streams chances are a Tujamo track has already tickled the earbuds after collaborating with Dimitri Vegas & Like…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: +44(0)2077 408600
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Tom Read Wilson
The Hippodrome Casino London

Tom Read Wilson was born in Berkshire on the twelfth of November 1986.He grew up as the son grandson and great‐grandson of teachers at Bradfield College and later moved to nearby Pangbourne College. When the college needed younger cast members than the…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +442077 698888
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Vesuvio - FREE Weekly Club Night in Central London
The Social

Vesuvio is a volcano in Italy BUT IT IS ALSO our weekly Friday night drink and dance party . . Downstairs things are more dancefloor focussed with 12 inch hip hop and rnb old school garage house music and dancehall. Its a…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07737 628638
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Wanderlust with One Acen, Sian Anderson, Dobby & N
Miranda Bar

Touching stage on this instalment of Wanderlust is man of the moment and hook king One Acen with vibes controlled by Sian Anderson 1Xtra Narx Little Tokyo and Dobby 1XtraReprezent.Previous special guests performers include the likes of Big Tobz Renz Bonkaz 808Ink…

Location: 1.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02 089963
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079ME - BONE SODA, KHALIL, SUZ P
Miranda Bar

079ME is the provider you can trust to dial you in and connect you to the best linkup on the dance floor.DJs on the nightBONE SODAKHALILSUZ PTIFFANY CALVERWOODGRAIN VICIOUS10pm‐3am£10 all nightVenue: Miranda Bar 100 Shoreditch High Street London E1 6QJPriceStandard: GBP 10Links:…

Location: 1.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 020 856214
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Baggy Mondays
The Social

DJs: CHRIS SALMONAfter another storming festival summer The Socials longest‐running night Est. 2002 comes back home for more Madchester‐powered indie disco mayhem at its latest Saturday night free party. Expect the Roses the Mondays New Order The Charlatans Inspirals Blur Shed Seven…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07737 628638
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Battle of the Bands in North End Road, Fulham
North End Road, Market

Catch up and coming London‐based musicians in a Battle of the Bands. Bands already confirmed for the day include:The indosA London based band founded by Colombian friends Juan Contento and Felipe Rojas their music blends South‐American rhythms with the best of Colombian…

Location: 4.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Blue Door Bistro at Montague Gardens
Blue Door Bistro

Our evening at Blue Door Bistro ath this boutique Bloomsbury hotel is a quaint and sophisticated setting for a lovely dinner partyWe will have a reserved area to taste the speciality menu prepared for Dinner Dates.Package includes:Three course mealTwo glasses of wineTea…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02036 330628
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Burlesque Cabaret with Suri Sumatra
Courtesan

Courtesan launches its Saturday night cabaret starring international showgirl the extraordinary Suri Sumatra.Performances will be followed by DJs playing exotica soul disco and smooth grooves from all four corners of the globe on a unique audiophile sound system. First show 10pm.…

Location: 3.6 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

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Buttoned Down Disco's End Of Summer Boat Party
The Tattershall Castle

Ahoy The Buttoned Down Disco crew aboard Tattershall Castle and bring you a night of unrivalled fun Buttoned Down Disco founder and main DJ Christian Laing spins the best indie rocking electro anthems on this fantastic moored boat on the Thames right…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

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Camden Rocks presents Chasing Ghosts & more at Pro
Proud Camden

Camden Rocks Festival proudly presents UKs Dark‐Heavy Rockers Chasing Ghosts plus The Baddest Serpentyne Salvation Jayne and Cloe Corpse live at Proud Camden.Since the continued success of Camden Rocks Festival were running a string of presents shows to give you some of…

Location: 2.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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Carwash
Loop Bar & Nightclub

Over 27 Years Of History. Thousands Of Parties Worldwide. Over 2 Million Happy ClubbersCarwash has been storming the globe since 1989 and proudly holds the title of Europes longest running Disco and Pop club. With more than 25 years clubbing experience under…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02074 931003
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Casa Loca - The Mystery continues...
Proud Camden

Roll up roll up...The visionary playmaker himself El Loco brings his twisted debaucherous and fun‐filled party to Proud Camden for a summer of madness with a fully interactive and immersive series of events spread throughout the venue as never seen beforeThe Casa…

Location: 2.5 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02074 823867
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Clube Vicio - Kizomba Party & Dance Classes
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: 2.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07886 471393
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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: 2.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08009 991119
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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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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Central London? See our list of attractions in Central London, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.


Updated: 22/09/2017 04:46:32