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

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Masud Abides
The Bill Murray

Angel Comedy is proud to host an hour long comedy show from Masud Milas.Hot off his 2016 Edinburgh Fringe debut Masud Milas is back with his latest show: Masud Abides.Now living in the UK we find out how a half Kenyan half…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02075 027151
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AI Expo Global
London Olympia Conference Centre

The AI Conference & Exhibition is taking place on April 18‐19th at Londons Olympia. It will showcase the next generation technologies and strategies from the world of Artificial Intelligence providing an opportunity to explore and discover the practical and successful implementation of…

Location: 4.3 milesaway
Category: Business

TEL: 01179 732353
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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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Hysterical Women
The Bill Murray

Another month and some more absolutely mega comedians for you... Were going for a bit of an improv slant this month. With Mae Martin Amy Gledhill Tash Goldstone and Alison Thea‐Skott.Is it April alreadywere actually writing this in February but we hope…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02075 027151
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For King and Country
colab factory

For King & Country offers audiences a chance to immerse themselves in this gaming style experience where decisions taken in the bunker will shape the course of historyReinventing the wheel of immersive theatre Parabolic Theatre present an escape room‐like experience…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07599 883570
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IoT Tech Expo Global
Olympia

The IoT Tech Expo Global is the worlds leading Internet of Things event which will Introduce and explore the latest innovations across the entire IoT ecosystem covering Manufacturing Transport Health Logistics Government Energy Automotive and more.The IoT Tech Expo Global 2018 will…

Location: 4.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441179 809023
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Lost Street Chicken
Forman's Smokehouse Gallery

Location: 4.3 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 075088 404486
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Peter Sacks: Migrations
Marlborough Fine Art

This first London showing follows on from Sacks solo show at Marlborough Gallery New York in spring 2017.Sacks approach to painting utilises the most intimate material residues of lifetextiles texts and traces of objectsall transformed into active fields…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)2076 295161
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Blockchain Expo Global 2018
Olympia

Blockchain Expo Global takes to Londons Olympia on April 18‐19 2018. The event features both free and paid conference tracks including Transforming Financial Services Cryptofinance & Post ICO Strategies and Blockchain for Enterprise.Delegates are also invited to attend an extensive exhibition hall…

Location: 4.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1179 809020
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Viewpoint photography exhibition
South Quay Plaza,

Open10am3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionOur Viewpoint exhibition showcases images from photographers that illustrate the range of effects that can be generated by selecting an ideal vantage point. These images convey energy in many…

Location: 4.2 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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Jacob Hawley: Howl (Work in Progress)
The Bill Murray

Jacob Hawley BBC New Comedy Award Finalist As Heard on BBC Radio 4 and Seen on BBC iPlayer listed in the BBCs Top Ten Gags of The Edinburgh Fringe basically a few people working at the BBC have been really nice to…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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The Independent Filmmaker's Ball 2018
Cafe De Paris

The Independent Filmmakers Ball is back with a Tiki night special Join us for an evening of Hawaiian fun with live music networking and a fundraising raffle with special guests at the hottest party in town. Proceeds from the evening will go…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02079 303412
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100 Wardour St Presents - Dirty Dining
100 Wardour St

.Along with delicious food your heart and feet can feast on the sounds and motions of one of the worlds most memorable movies. A hand picked cast has been brought together to present a loving slightly tongue in cheek homage to the…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07471 952820
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Christian Death @ The Underworld Camden
The Underworld

The Underworld presents:CHRISTIAN DEATH OFFICIALplus supportPrice: £15.00 adv.Doors: 7pm ‐ 11pm...............................................About:Permanent members:Valor ‐ Male lead vocals guitar and multiple instrumentsMaitri ‐ Female lead vocals bass guitarThe founding fathers of American goth rock Christian Death took a relentlessly confrontational stand against organized religion…

Location: 2.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 673939
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Miss Nightingale | Wednesday 18th April
The Hippodrome Casino, Cranbourn Street

Maggie Brown an aspiring singer and her best friend George Nowodny a songwriter and Jewish refugee perform a dazzling act at the newest night club in town owned by wealthy socialite and RAF war‐hero Sir Frank Worthington‐Blythe. Maggies beau Tom Connor paves…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +442077 698888
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Business Disability Forum Conference 2018
Royal College of Nursing

. The workplace is changing. Long gone are the days of clocking on and off nine to five in the office factory or shop floor and retiring at 60. Today work continues 24 hours a day across the globe. Technology means that…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Business

TEL: 020-740 3-3020
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Live music from Great Silkie And Wych Elm
The Social

. Great SilkieThe brainchild of former The Voyeurs guitarist Sam Davies Great Silkie make wistful folk tinged effortless sounding music that seduces you in with a soft beauty. They just released their debut single Scared To Be Alone with Crocodile RCRDS.wych elmwych…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Smittys Big Four: Wednesday Late Music
Two Temple Place

Join us at Two Temple Place for our final Wednesday Late opening until 9pm. Visit the show enjoy a jazz‐inspired cocktail at our bar open until 8pm and tonight celebrate the show with our friends Smittys Big Four.Come along between 6:30pm …

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02078 363715
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K West Live
K West Hotel & Spa

The next K West Live will be held on Thursday 19 April 2018.K West Live showcases the best in emerging UK talent with a cutting edge mix of new bands and established acts.The free nights for around 150 people include…

Location: 4.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02080 086600
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Angel Comedy
The Bill Murray

Comedy nights that are professional award‐winning exciting ‐ and FREEOur flagship nights.The nights that started our love affair with you guys no really YOU hang up.Shows start at 8pm or earlier if we reach capacity.Its first come first served so please arrive…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02075 027151
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PFGT Food Launch
The Star by Hackney Downs

.On Thursday 19th April we are having a launch party The first 25 customers will receive a free pint Free sliders and 241 cocktails through the evening. We will also have DJs from Wick Radio down to provide some beats. So get…

Location: 3.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02074 584481
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Liz Miele: Self Help Me
The Bill Murray

Liz Mieles 3rd hour Self Help Me focuses on her excessive traveling adventures around the world how dating has changed for her now that she is in her 30s and her family history of mental illness and self help addiction.Theres no ceremony…

Location: 1.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02075 027151
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Celebrating Amy Winehouse
100 Wardour St

Join us on April 19th as we celebrate the legendary lifes work of the late great Amy Winehouse featuring Roo & full live band.Vocal powerhouse Roo has performed alongside Florence at The Hollywood Bowl and Red Rocks on TV shows including Saturday…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07471 952820
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Inspirational Leadership Course
Institute of Directors

Over two days of inspiring and interactive case studies you will evaluate your leadership style and assess your existing and potential strengths using a comprehensive strengths inventory. This practical approach will enable you to develop a blend of techniques to complement your…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2077 668927
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Exhibition Opening of Adam James
SPACE

Join us for the exhibition opening of Adam James new commission An Extension of Us a sculptural installation and a site for a series of larps live action role play to unfold.Adam James b. 1978 is a British artist. At the heart…

Location: 3.1 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

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Comedy Carnival: Stand Up Comedy Night
Bar Rumba

Stand‐up comedy show featuring Nathan Caton Nigel Bg Travis Jay and David Ward as MC. Bar Rumba W1D 7EP. Doors 7pm show 8pm‐10pm Nightclub 10pm‐3am. Happy Hour from 7pm‐8pm.Comedy Carnival presents an outstanding line‐up of international comedy every Thursday Friday and Saturday…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02070 417312
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Miss Nightingale | Thursday 19th April
The Hippodrome Casino, Cranbourn Street

Miss Nightingale the brand‐new British musical receives its West‐End premiere at The Theatre at the Hippodrome Casino following five sold‐out UK tours and a headline season at The Vaults in 2017. Having been hailed as one of the Guardians Top 50 must‐sees…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +442077 698888
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The Bekkrell Effect by Groupe Bekkrell
The Roundhouse

In the 250th anniversary year of the invention of modern circus the Roundhouses CircusFest 2018 focuses on the future of circus: daring and diverse punky and poetic subversive and socially aware.From the spectacular to the intimate the festival showcases the…

Location: 2.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Disruptive Innovation in Legal Services
De Vere Holborn Bars

..As deregulation and technology enable new legal services providers to enter the UK market many firms operating under the traditional partnership structure are looking for more insight and guidance on how to compete with new market entrants and demonstrate an unrivalled service…

Location: 3.3 milesaway
Category: Business

TEL: 02073 242321
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Camden Rocks presents AutoPilot and more
The Monarch, London

. Since the continued success of Camden Rocks Festival were running a string of presents shows to give you some of the best new alternative indie rock and metal music aboutDoors ‐ 6:45pmPrice ‐ £7.00 Adv.Tickets ‐ http:po.stCamdenRocksTixAbout:AutoPilot ‐ UK…

Location: 2.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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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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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: 18/04/2018 16:54:45