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.

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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

28
MAY
Archer Street Presents Disney Bank Holiday
Archer Street

Join Archer Street this Bank Holiday for a celebration guaranteed to take you to a whole new world filled with the best childhood memoirs as Archer Street Presents Disney Bank Holiday. Guests can expect a weekend filled with Disneys most loved songs…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02077 343342
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28
MAY
Bank Holiday at 100 WS
100 Wardour St

From midday we will be offering a whole day of entertainment with Live DJs all day Benny Blanco All‐stars with DJ Sax and Drums from noon ‐ 6pm followed by Josh Roberts live right the way through until 11.30pm.Tuck into two courses…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07471 952820
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28
MAY
BBC Radio 1Xtra Bank Holiday Special
Gilgamesh London

This Sunday 28th May Love London PR bring you the BBC Radio 1Xtra Bank Holiday special at the infamous & exclusive Gilgamesh London Special Guest DJs Ace & CJ Beatz alongside our residents will grace the decks for a night of musical…

Location: 2.5 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07947 805475
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28
MAY
Comedy Show - Ola's Sunday Service
The Top Secret Comedy Club

Londons newest concept comedy show.NEW MATERIALTOPICAL JOKESDEBATEGUEST COMICSCome and join the congregation forSUNDAY SERVICEat the Church of StayGiggin and Latter Day Comics.Music provided by DJ DIBSFREE ENTRY. Feel free to come without a ticket. Get one to make sure you can get…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07745 054902
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28
MAY
Deviation: Benji B, Actress, Gqom Oh! Showcase and
fabric

We prepare for a special spring bank holiday opening as Deviation lands in Farringdon for the very first time in celebration of their 10 year anniversary. One of Londons key party offerings for the last decade Benji Bs night has brought together…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07984 480493
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28
MAY
Hip Hop Karaoke May Bank Holiday Special
Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen

Hip Hop Karaoke May Bank Holiday SpecialSouthern Hospitality DJs After‐PartyHost: Bobby Champagne JnrDJ: Rob Pursey DJs in the bar all night8pm‐2am Sunday 28th MayHoxton Square Bar & Kitchen2‐4 Hoxton Square London N1 6NUInfo & Tickets: Shoobs: Eventbrite:Hip Hop Karaoke London…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL:
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28
MAY
Little Gay Brother Secret Garden of Eden by Heaven
Heaven nightclub

SECRET GARDEN OF EDENHidden away in the heart Londons hectic west end is a very Secret Garden. A walled paradise of temptation and hedonistic indulgence. Deep inside this utopian wonderland is a blissful community who go by the name of Little Gay…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02079 302020
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28
MAY
LOVERS & FRIENDS - Spring Soiree
Revolution

Ticket only event. No ticket no entry.Londons favourite event returns for our spring soiree where we invite all our Lovers & Friends to come an experience party vibes like no other. All set to take place at the Revolution America Square which…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07939 296977
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28
MAY
Of Virtue and Griever - Matinee Show at The Black
Our Black Heart

Tidal Concerts proudly presents:Of Virtue and Griever ‐ Matinee ShowPlus Return To RomeDoors ‐ 1:00pmPrice ‐ £8.00 Adv.Tickets ‐ http:po.stBlackHeartTixAbout:Of Virtue ‐ www.facebook.comofvirtueInstagram : https:www.instagram.comofvirtueTwitter : https:www.twitter.comofvirtueYouTube : https:youtu.bev5dhceZlzaY Since the release of their debut EP To Breathe Again in…

Location: 2.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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28
MAY
Room4Movement with DJ Spinna Bank Holiday Special
The Book Club

DJ Spinna is something of an anomaly in music. Labelled Stevie Wonders DJ his obsessive music perspective has touched the music of giants including Eminem Michael Jackson Mos Def Talib Kweli De La Soul Mary J. Blige Tortured Soul Donald Byrd Eddie…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02074 220958
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28
MAY
Searcys Presents: Laurent-Perrier Sunday Brunch
Searcys at The Gherkin

Searcys at The Gherkin brings you a decadent four course brunch with a glass of Laurent‐Perrier Brut Champagne. A Glass of Laurent‐Perrier Brut ChampagneFor the tablepastriesArtisan breadsbutterChoose between:Charcuteriea selection of English cured meats …

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02070 715025
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28
MAY
Secretsundaze All Day Long
Mick's Garage

Secretsundaze All Day LongOn Sunday 28th May Secretsundaze transfer their All Night Long concept from The Pickle Factory to Hackney Wick for a 12 hour session at Micks Garage. Keeping it pure they will play the extended session themselves from early afternoon…

Location: 4.4 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07500 335373
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28
MAY
Spring Bank Holiday Pub Crawl
Piccadilly Institute

See May off in style on our Spring Bank Holiday Pub CrawlOur Bank holiday Pub Crawls are EPIC Its the last bank holiday for a few months so were celebrating this one in style.Whether youre coming with friends or making new ones…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02070 960371
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28
MAY
Sub:Conscious Ldn & Friends Ft. Alex Arnout (Dogma
Basing House

As we roll deep into the spring season and month five of our 2017 Basing House residency ‐ we welcome Ibiza Legend Dogmatik records founding father ‐ Alex ArnoutAlex Arnout is a celebrated UK based DJProducer with over 20 years experience within…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07540 831034
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28
MAY
Sunday Concert: Hiro Takenouchi & Friends
Conway Hall

Dunja Lavrova violinAshok Klouda celloHiro Takenouchi pianoCatoire Piano Trio in F minor Op.14Tchaikovsky Piano Trio in A minor Op.50Pre‐concert recital at 5.30pm in the Main Hall:Hiro Takenouchi and Dunja Lavrova perform Catoires Violin Sonata No.2 Op.20 Pome.Heralded by The Times as just…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 020740 518183
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28
MAY
The Doctor's Orders FREE Bank Holiday Party
Last Days of Shoreditch

The Doctors Orders.FREE Bank Holiday Party.4pm‐11pm Bank Holiday Sunday 28th May 2017.Last Days of Shoreditch 288 Old St London EC1V 9LA.The Doctors Orders All‐Stars:Spin DoctorMo FingazRuss RyanRalphonze 90Special Secret Guests.Join the Guestlist at http:thedoctorsorders.comfree£3 Without Guestlist.The Doctors Orders are over the moon…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02078 339544
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28
MAY
The Happy Few + Izzy Thomas
Camden Assembly

Were stoked welcome The Happy Few to Camden Assembly for a free entry show this Sunday Following the way paved by Led Zeppelin and later Alabama Shakes via the spirit of J Dilla the Happy Fews unique take on SoulBlues music uses…

Location: 2.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02074 240800
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28
MAY
The South London Soul Train Bank Holiday Special w
CLF Art Cafe, Block A, Bussey Building

Sun May 28 ‐ We turn things up to 11 and get ready to welcome Summer with an epic mind melding South London Soul Train Sunday May Bank Holiday Special featuring a Live set from Bristol based soul breaks beats n hip…

Location: 3.6 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08432 891955
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28
MAY
Walking Dead On Broadway at The Underworld Camden
The Underworld Camden

The Underworld Camden proudly presents:Walking Dead On BroadwayPlus Of Virtue and GrieverDoors ‐ 4:00pm ‐ EARLY SHOWPrice ‐ £10.00 Adv. ‐ www.theunderworldcamden.co.ukAbout:Walking Dead On Broadway ‐ www.facebook.comwdobmetalThe Broadway is known as the heart of the American theatre industry and is oftenused as…

Location: 2.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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28
MAY
Matilda
Cambridge Theatre

The enchanting story of Matilda has been colorfully recreated into a 5 star musical by Dennis Kelly and musiciancomedian Tim Minchin. The original story was written by the brunt British author Road Dahl and now…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

28
MAY
The Play That Goes Wrong
Duchess Theatre London

The Play That Goes Wrong at Duchess Theatre London in London on Sunday 28 May 2017. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Play…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

29
MAY
Another Test Event
Comedy Venue

This is another test descriptionVenue: Comedy Venue 1 The High Street London EC2A 4BXPriceStandard: GBP 15Links: Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com128342‐0…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02081 111111
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29
MAY
Kizomba Monday - Amber Bar - Kizomba Dance Class &
Amber Bar

The stunning venue with a FREE social EVERY Monday in the centre of London in Amber Bar come and check it outWe only want to share a great venue great music and the best dance with you. The dance floor is gorgeously…

Location: 1.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07886 471393
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29
MAY
Merzbow & Balzs Pndi | Anji Cheung at The Unde
The Underworld Camden

Old Empire & The Underworld Camden proudly present:Merzbow OfficialBalazs Pandimerzbow.netwww.balazspandi.comwww.youtube.comwatchvZsWiuEVNrEplus special guestAnji Cheungwww.youtube.comwatchvyU8WAYbvaKgDoors: 7pmTix: £20 advhttp:www.seetickets.comeventmerzbow‐bal‐zs‐p‐ndithe‐underworld‐camden1076368Venue:The Underworld Camden174 Camden High StLondon NW1 0NEMerzbow Masami Akita is the Japanese legend and progenitor of Noise music. For three decades his view of…

Location: 2.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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29
MAY
Monday's at 100 Wardour St - Piano Sessions with A
100 Wardour St

Arthur has been hammering honky tonks since his hands could first reach the keys. He sings a retro brand of rhythm n blues irregular riffs and southern soul. In and out of London with his own music and other bands he gigs…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144000
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29
MAY
Orchid Vitality 10,000 London 10k
St James Park

Whether you are attempting your first 10k race or your first half marathon youll be helping us to raise much needed funds for Orchids work and gaining a huge sense of achievement for yourself.The Race starts on The Mall and finishes on…

Location: 1 mileaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 02037 457310
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29
MAY
Popcorn: House Dance RnB
Heaven nightclub

Spread across the 3 rooms of Londons legendary and world famous Heaven nightclub Popcorn offers the discerning clubber a smorgasbord of musical delights from some of the countrys leading DJs bringing you the best in house progressive & tribal the coolest hip…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02079 302020
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29
MAY
Star of Bethnal Green Party Street Party - East Lo
Star of Bethnal Green

The best street party in east London is back bank holiday Monday 29th MayFor the 6th year running The Star of Bethnal Green will be showcasing some of our favourite funk soul and disco DJs. Spinning tunes on the street Block Party…

Location: 2.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02074 584480
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29
MAY
Vitality 10,000 London 10k
St James Park (Westminster)

Whether you are attempting your first 10k race or your first half marathon youll be helping us to raise much needed funds for Orchids work and gaining a huge sense of achievement for yourself.Entry fee: £5.00Register for £5 as an individual or…

Location: 1 mileaway
Category: Sports

TEL:
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29
MAY
Vitality London 10,000
St. James's Park

This runner favourite route involves 10k of the London Marathon route expect one of the largest spectator crowds only rivalled by the London Marathon. Take on the Vitality London 10000 and help The MIx to empower young people under 25 in the…

Location: 1 mileaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 02070 092526
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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: 28/05/2017 17:16:51