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

22
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Angel Comedy
The Bill Murray

Our flagship nights.The nights that started our love affair with you guys no really YOU hang upShows start at 8pm or earlier if we reach capacityIts first come first served so please arrive early to avoid disappointment.For up to date listings please…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02075 027151
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22
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Angel Comedy RAW
The Camden Head

A night full of potential and variety ‐ featuring stars and experienced acts trying new material and some acts trying stand up for the first time. You get to be supportive and encouraging and judgemental ‐ a kinder human version of Simon…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02075 027151
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22
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Business Funding Show 2018
East Wintergarden

The only funding exhibition in the UK & EUBack for its third year the Business Funding Show takes pride in being the only funding exhibition in the UK & EU.The goal of BFS 18 is to educate SMEs about the available funding…

Location: 4.1 milesaway
Category: Business

TEL: 01256 316200
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22
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Camden Rocks presents MOSES & more at Camden Assem
Camden Assembly

Camden Rocks Festival proudly presents Londons rock‐n‐roll rising‐stars MOSES plus Death and the Penguin and Kaleb McKane live at Camden Assembly. thrilling London four‐piece M O S E S ‐ recalling the fizzing energy of very early Blur except maybe even better.‐…

Location: 2.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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22
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Collywobblers Comedy at The Craft Beer Co. Limehou
The Craft Beer Pub Limehouse

Thursday 22nd February 2017 Collywobblers Comedy at The Craft Beer Co. Limehouse : Lloyd LangfordNathan Cassidy Matthew McAloone Eleanor TiernanRed Richardson Keith Bone .MC Sion James Upstairs at The Craft Beer Pub 576 Commercial…

Location: 3.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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22
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East End Beginners Rock'n'Roll Jive classes
Upstairs @ Devons Community Hall(Bangladesh Islamic Centre

Every Thursday The Chicken Shack is pleased to be in East London with their beginners 50s Jive dance classes.Not only are they back to introduce you to the fabulous 50s they will also be holding a social dance after the class for…

Location: 4.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02084 930303
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22
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Funny Women Awards Regional Final
Hoxton Hall

This is the 15th year of the Funny Women Awards.Theyve been around the UK and Ireland to find the newest and best female comedy talent and now present the best of the bunch competing for a place in the grand…

Location: 2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07973 470577
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22
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Glisten
Half Moon Theatre

Come in relax find a space and settle. Slowly a shimmering surface emerges.What does it look likeHow does it moveListen what can you hearWelcome to a world of shiny things.Welcome to GlistenGlisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0‐18 months and…

Location: 3.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02077 098900
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22
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Harri Soinilan Suuri suomalainen stand up show
The Bill Murray

Harri Soinilan Suuri suomalainen stand up show on lhes tunnin mittainen tysin naurettava esitys selvll suomen kielell ihan Lontoossa asti Kerro siis expateille kavereillesi ett nyt on aika ainutlaatuinen tilaisuus tulla viihdytetyksi jollain muullakin kielell kuin sill inikuisella englannilla.Harri Soinila on yksi…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02075 027151
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22
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How is new technology shaping the future of art?
House of Vans

Join Rise Art for an exclusive talk at House of Vans and catch the Rise Art Prize Exhibition before it closes Dont miss a free‐to‐attend panel discussion this Thursday evening featuring Hilary Knight Tates Head of Digital on how new technologies like…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

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22
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London Tech Job Fair Spring 2018
Central London

Welcome Employers and Job SeekersWhether you are looking for a job or recruiting Tech Job Fair is the place to beTired of browsing online job boards all day long What if you could have all the top tech companies in London in…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

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22
FEB
Margarita Day Star by Hackney Downs
Star by Hackney Downs

It comes but once a year. Get involved. We pay tribute and honour the margarita on this special day of celebration. 2 for 1 MargaritasFood SpecialsWe are launching our new cocktails menu so expect some special margaritas designed by our staffVenue: Star…

Location: 3.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02074 584481
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22
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Margarita Day Star of Bethnal Green - Shoreditch
Star of Bethnal Green

It comes but once a year. Get involved. We pay tribute and honour the margarita on this special day of celebration. 2 for £10 MargaritasFood SpecialsMariachi Ole ‐ Londons best mariachi bandWe are launching our new cocktails menu so expect some special…

Location: 2.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02074 584480
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22
FEB
Margarita Day The Star of Kings
Star of Kings

It comes but once a year. Get involved. We pay tribute and honour the margarita on this special day of celebration. 2 for 1 MargaritasFood SpecialsWe are launching our new cocktails menu so expect some special margaritas designed by our staffCategory: Food…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02074 584218
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22
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Phil Ellis and Co...lleagues
The Bill Murray

Join Edinburgh Award‐winning Panel Prize still counts and life‐losing comedian Phil Ellis and a host of his colleagues and superiors for a night of stuff. If you like wacky and zany things you will die alone. But if you like a night…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02075 027151
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22
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Stand Up Comedy Thursdays
Cafe Mode

Conveniently located underneath Covent Gardens Cafe Mode restaurant in Londons famous West End Stand Up London Comedy Club brings you some of the best in UK and international stand up comedy 7 nights a week.Our intimate club room low ceilings and limited…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07950 414625
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22
FEB
The Little Orchestra - Fire in the Evening
York Hall

The Little Orchestra heads to York Hall for the first time in February sharing the beauty and inspiration of two fiery pieces of classical music in a relaxed and transformed setting.The layout puts the audience within touching distance of the orchestra where…

Location: 2.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07786 438632
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22
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Vonda Shepard
The Hippodrome Casino Theatre

Following the success of Vondas 20152016 tours which saw her Sell Out venues across the UK Vonda will be returning to play with her full band.Vonda says of her recent UK tours I had so much fun performing for my…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +442077 698888
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23
FEB
Absent Kelly Presents East Indie Club: MGM
93 feet East

South East London artist Michael G Moore will be there too with his band to headline the event. After impressing Absent Kelly playing with a solo set at the start of the year he was quickly invited back to play a beefed…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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23
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Are you interested in filmmaking and ideas?
World write Centre

Are you interested in filmmaking and ideas If film lights your fire you are passionate about ideas or just want to be part of making a major documentary on women then WORLDwrite could be exactly what youre looking for this year. Interspersed…

Location: 4.4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02089 855435
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23
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Aztech London Launch Party with Igor Vicente Letiz
Basing House

Igor Vicente Get PhysicalHot CreationsState of FlowLetizia Carrero Ministry of SoundPolyester RecordsPhil Source Plastic CityVampire RecordsLiam Moriarty Twisted FusionA Brand New Techno and House Club Night created by Residents Letizia Carrero Ministry of SoundPolyester and Phil Source Plastic CityVampire Records sponsored by…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07500 335373
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23
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Camden Rocks All-Night'er feat. Mick O'Toole & mor
Nambucca

Camden Rocks Festival proudly presents an all‐night alt‐rock bonanza feat. folk‐rockers Mick OToole Peeping Drexels Screech Bats Man The Lifeboats Lupus‐Dei Tim Muddiman & The Strange and Clown Smash Everything live at Nambucca.Since the continued success of Camden Rocks Festival were running…

Location: 3.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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23
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Comedy Carnival: Stand Up Comedy Night Every Frida
Bar Rumba

Comedy Carnival presents an outstanding line‐up of international comedy every Thursday Friday and Saturday night. Tonights show features Gavin Webster Pete Jonas a guest comedian and Dave Ward as MC.Party packages with food are also available for group bookings. Venue: Bar Rumba…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02070 417312
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23
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Context: Gallery Artists & Collaborators | CHARLIE
CHARLIE SMITH LONDON

Peter Ashton Jones Emma Bennett Kiera Bennett Tom Butler Dan Coombs Florian Heinke Sam Jackson Reece Jones Kate Lyddon Eric Manigaud Wendy Mayer Hugh Mendes Alex Gene Morrison Gavin Nolan Dominic Shepherd John Stark Geraldine Swayne Barry Thompson Gavin TremlettCHARLIE SMITH LONDON…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02077 394055
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23
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Derailed
Ovalhouse

Little Soldier Productions presents Derailed: Twelve years after arriving in the UK with too many heartbreaks to count one child half a marathon five drum lessons and a permanently overdrawn bank account Patricia and Merce are feeling the post‐Brexit blues. Fuelled by…

Location: 2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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23
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FABRICLIVE: DJ Hype (3 Hour set), Fabio & Grooveri
fabric

‐‐fabric is an over 19s venuePlease remember to bring ID with you. No ID no Entry.fabric operates a zero tolerance policy to drugs. Anyone found with illegal drugs will be banned from the venue and reported to the police.Venue: fabric 77a Charterhouse…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07984 480493
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23
FEB
Foreverland comes to London: Bass, Garage and Grim
The Clapham Grand

25 Cities : 30000 People : 1 Magical AdventureOur magical touring circus is coming to London.. Join us on an adventure through music time and space as we discover a new realm of the surreal. Merging debauchery and the paranormal ‐ when…

Location: 4.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07912 691842
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23
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Forget it Friday's
Gigalum

Despite all of the speculation over the future of Londons nightlife it is apparent that Forget It 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…

Location: 4.3 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02087 720303
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23
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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. On Friday 230218 we have DJs: Snips Kiss NARX and Art Dealer.Apply for guestlist via our Facebook page before 9pm on the night: www.facebook.comvisionsvideodalstonVenue: Visions Video Bar…

Location: 2.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07904 814245
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23
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Japanese Language Of The Month: Japanese Language
Morley College

If you want to find out about the Japanese language or are thinking about learning a language but are not sure which why not attend our language taster in JapaneseSuitable for all levels including complete beginners. If you enjoy Japanese…

Location: 1 mileaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02074 501959
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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: 22/02/2018 04:47:10