Search

Today to Sun 20 May, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Use Your Senses London 2018
Feel immense - run every sense! Guide Dogs’ hugely popular Use Your Senses 5K fun run comes to London in May - join us at Finsbury Park for the most sensational event of the year! Unlike other 5K runs, around the course our Sense Stations will surprise your senses.
Finsbury Park, London
Sat 12 May

More details - Kobi Onyame
Kobi Onyame. Artists performing: Kobi Onyame.: Tickets avaiable.
The Waiting Room, London
Mon 30 Apr

More details - Clissold Park Food & Drink Festival
Our Food and Drink Festival will be returning to Clissold Park in Stoke Newington following our successful launch in 2016.
Clissold Park
Fri 11 May to Sun 13 May

More details - What is England? Festival
A 4-day festival in the run up to St George’s Day exploring ’Englishness’ through music, talks and workshops at London’s only surviving Elizabethan church.
The Old Church, Stoke Newington Church Street, London
Today and Mon 23 Apr

More details - 12 Fairfield Road - Open Garden for NGS
This peaceful, secluded garden backs onto the Picturehouse cinema. Created on two levels and with year-round interest, it is packed with a variety of trees, shrubs and flowers, as well as succulents, palms and bamboos.
12 Fairfield Road, HORNSEY
Sun 20 May

More details - 19 Coolhurst Road - Open Garden for NGS
Evolving, organic and wildlife garden with dappled sunlight, bees, birds and butterflies. Informal woodland planting under magnificent deciduous trees with interesting shrubs, box shapes and perennials.
19 Coolhurst Road, London
Sun 20 May

More details - Pop Up Vintage Fairs London at Alexandra Palace
London’s largest antiques & vintage fair takes place four times a year, with vintage fashion, collectables, antiques & curiosities
Alexandra Palace
Sun 20 May

More details - Kendal Mountain Tour - Tales of Adventure - London - Hackney
A one-of-a-kind evening celebrating exploration of some of the wildest places on earth. For our London tour date we have two incredible speakers lined up: Jack Harries and Beth French.
Rio Cinema, 107 Kingsland High Street, London,
Thu 10 May

More details - Lower Clapton Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Lower Clapton is an area of mid Victorian terraces sloping down to the River Lea. This group of gardens reflect their owners tastes and interests. No. 77 Rushmore Rd features a fruit and vegetable garden and wildlife pond. At No.
Lower Clapton Gardens, London
Sun 20 May

More details - King Henry's Walk Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Vibrant ornamental planting welcomes the visitor to this hidden oasis and leads you into a verdant community garden with secluded woodland area, beehives, wildlife pond, wall trained fruit trees, and plots used by local residents to grow their own fruit and vegetables.
King Henry’s Walk Garden, London
Mon 7 May

More details - 33 Wood Vale - Open Garden for NGS
This 100m-long unique and award winning garden is home to the Corokia National Collection along with a great number of other unusual Australasian, Mediterranean and exotic plants complemented by perennials and grasses which thrive thanks to 250 tons of topsoil, gravel and compost brought in by wheelbarrow.
33 Wood Vale, Highgate
Sun 20 May

More details - Moormaid
Berlin. Eleven past eleven. Art teacher Melissa is about to do something drastic. Seeking a place to hide, her ex-pupil Mehdi interrupts her momentum. This meeting is the key to her questions as Melissa represents a depressed and fearful generation longing to break out.
Arcola Theatre, 24 Ashwin Street, London
Today to Sat 19 May

More details - 55 Dukes Avenue - Open Garden for NGS
A photographers small town garden uses curves and spheres to add shape and interest to a pretty, shady space. Gravel, paving, decking and a planting platform in an old apple tree create structure, whilst black bamboo, ferns and box provide the backdrop for a gentle palette of white and purple planting.
55 Dukes Avenue, Muswell Hill
Sun 20 May

More details - Warrior Saint
Warrior Saint: Workshop with Hari Nam Singh Khalsa and Kuldip Singh Khalsa This workshop will give you a crystal clear concept and experience of the warrior side of the spiritual path, represented by the vision, message and energy of both Yogi Bhajan and Guru Gobind Singh (the great 10th master of the Sikh way of
JOY Yoga Dalston • 27D Dalston Lane • London
Sat 28 Apr and Sun 29 Apr

More details - Shakti School: The Prosperous Woman with Sukhdev of Aykanna
Woman is a powerhouse. Her capacity is 16x greater than that of a man. When she understands and develops herself, she becomes radiant and prosperous. Surrender and flow are her natural state when she is no longer ruled by her fears and neuroses.
JOY Yoga Dalston • 27D Dalston Lane • London
Sun 6 May

More details - Happy Warriors
A new play, ‘Happy Warriors’, written by 91-year old James Hugh Macdonald, makes its worldwide premiere Upstairs at the Gatehouse Theatre in Highgate from 28th March – 22nd April.
Upstairs at the Gatehouse, Highgate road
Today

More details - Oslo's Rumbullion Masterclass
Guests are invited to join rum connoisseurs, learning how to make a delicious array of Rumbullion concoctions, in an exclusive ticketed masterclass. Rumbullion combines high-proof Caribbean rum with a variety of spices including vanilla, orange peel, cinnamon, clove and cardamom.
Oslo, 1A Amhurst Road
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Bach to Baby Family Concerts in Muswell Hill
Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you take a moment out of your busy day to hear top notch performances by outstanding musicians, with your young babes in tow.
Muswell Hill Baptist Church 2 Dukes Avenue London
Thu 10 May

More details - 9 Furlong Road - Open Garden for NGS
Award winning small garden designed by Karen Fitzsimon which makes clever use of an awkwardly shaped plot. Curved lines are used to complement a modern extension. Raised beds contain a mix of tender and hardy plants to give an exotic feel and incl loquat, banana, palm, cycad and tree fern.
9 Furlong Road, London
Sun 13 May

More details - Sutton House and Breaker's Yard - An Evening of Norse Mythology
The epic tales of Norse Mythology are ones that have inspired storytellers, writers and artists for centuries. Rich in complex, amusing and often bewildering themes, these tales shine a light on a peculiar and ancient people and their belief system.
Sutton House and Breaker’s Yard, 2 and 4 Homerton High Street, Hackney,
Sat 12 May and Sun 13 May

More details - Canonbury House - Open Garden for NGS
Large secluded garden next to historic Canonbury Tower and 500yr old mulberry. Magnificent mature trees, woodland planting, clipped box lining lawn. Sheltered herbaceous border. Fountain and well stocked pond; hidden children’s play area.
Canonbury House, London
Sun 20 May

More details - Love, Bombs and Apples
Love, Bombs and Apples is the comic and poignant new play from award winning playwright Hassan Addulrazzak (Baghdad Wedding, The Prophet) - a tale of four men, each from different parts of the globe, all experiencing a moment of revelation.
Chats Palace, Hackney
Fri 11 May and Sat 12 May

More details - Princes Avenue Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
In a beautiful Edwardian avenue in the heart of Muswell Hill Conservation Area, two very different gardens reflect the diverse life styles of their owners. The charming garden at No 17 is designed for relaxing and entertaining . Although south facing it is shaded by large surrounding trees - among which is a ginko.
Princes Avenue Gardens, Muswell Hill
Sun 13 May

More details - 5 St Regis Close - Open Garden for NGS
Cornucopia of sensual delights. Artist’s garden famous for architectural features and delicious cakes. New Oriental Tea House. Baroque temple, pagodas, Raku tiled mirrored wall conceals plant nursery. American Gothic shed overlooks Liberace Terrace and stairway to heaven.
5 St Regis Close, London
Sun 29 Apr, Sun 17 Jun

More details - SPIKED
Written, directed and designed by mothers but more importantly performed by three women in their forties, SPIKED is triumphantly created entirely by an age bracket underrepresented in theatre.
StageSpace, Pleasance Theatre, Carpenters Mews, London
Today to Sat 28 Apr

More details - Dames
This spring, the Pleasance sees the world premiere of Charlotte Merriam’s Dames. Celebrating females with no filters, Dames is about the intimate and exposing nature of friendships in the true contemporary confessional – the club toilet.
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenters Mews
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Bismillah! An ISIS Tragicomedy
Fresh from a sell-out run at this year’s VAULT Festival, where it was awarded a Highly Commended accolade, Wound Up Theatre bring their hilarious play Bismillah! An ISIS Tragicomedy to Pleasance London to launch the theatre’s brand new 80-seat Downstairs.
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenters Mews
Tue 24 Apr to Sun 13 May

More details - Southwood Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
Densely planted garden hidden behind C18 house (not open). Unusual plants preferred, many propagated for sale. Ponds, waterfall, frogs, toads, newts. Many topiary shapes formed from self sown yew trees. Sculpture carved from three trunks of a massive conifer which became unstable in a storm. Hard working greenhouse!
Southwood Lodge, Highgate
Sun 13 May

More details - 3 The Park N6 - Open Garden for NGS
Established large garden with informal planting for colour, scent and bees. Pond with fish, frogs and tadpoles. Tree peonies, Crinodendron hookerianum and Paulownia. Plants, tea and home-made jam for sale. Children particularly welcome - a treasure hunt with prizes!
3 The Park N6, London
Sun 20 May

More details - 13 College Cross - Open Garden for NGS
An award winning walled garden 5m x 17m, behind a Georgian terraced house, enclosed by evergreen climbers with mature Bay, Box, Olive and Fig trees. Architectural plants chosen for form and texture in shades of green, enlivened by pots of white flowers.
13 College Cross, London
Sun 13 May

More details - Bach to Baby Family Concerts in Highgate Village
Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you take a moment out of your busy day to hear top notch performances by outstanding musicians, with your young babes in tow.
Pond Square Chapel South Grove Highgate Village
Mon 14 May

More details - Faure Requiem
Faure Requiem Concert Adoramus Choir and Orchestra, conductor David Hooke, present a concert which features the orchestral version of the sublime Faure Requiem on Saturday 12th May 12.30 at the Latymer School Edmonton N9 9TN at 7.30p.m. The soprano soloist is Nicola Hooke and the Bass Baritone Ashley Mercer.
The Latymer School Edmonton
Sat 12 May

More details - 2 Lonsdale Square - Open Garden for NGS
One could describe our garden as a person: small, unpretentious and attractively formed by yew and box hedges, and faithful beds with hellebores, fatsia, erysimum, euonymous, euphorbia and the lively climbing roses, star jasmine and solanium.
2 Lonsdale Square, London
Sun 13 May

More details - Tumble Tuck
Tumble Tuck, written by Sarah Milton and presented by BackHere! Theatre, will headline the Who Runs the World? season at the King’s Head Theatre. This exciting season showcases work by female playwrights in direct response to the under-representation of female voices on stage.
King’s Head Theatre, 115 Upper Street
Tue 24 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Tue 1 May to Sat 5 May, Tue 8 May to Sat 12 May

More details - Malvern Terrace Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Group of unique 1830s terrace houses built on the site of Thomas Oldfield’s dairy and cricket field. Cottage style front gardens in cobbled cul-de-sac - a peaceful oasis in the heart of London.
Malvern Terrace Gardens, London
Sun 13 May

More details - Bach to Baby Family Concerts in Islington Barnsbury
Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you take a moment out of your busy day to hear top notch performances by outstanding musicians, with your young babes in tow.
St Andrew’s Church Thornhill Square Islington
Fri 4 May, Fri 8 Jun

More details - 26 Ringwood Avenue - Open Garden for NGS
Garden Designers own private contemporary garden open for 2018 only. Water features provide calm reflective surfaces while also reflecting the changes in ground level. Harmonious use of materials creating a fabulous indoor/outdoor transition.
26 Ringwood Avenue, London
Sun 20 May

More details - Become a Hip Hop Producer for the Day
Get a feel of how to make the hottest hip-hop beats like P.Diddy, Pharell Williams and Kanye West! Not only will you learn how to make a beat, you will also be taken back in time to understand the history of hip-hop music production.
Bridge Academy Laburnum St London
Thu 3 May

More details - Bach to Baby Family Concerts in Victoria Park
Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you take a moment out of your busy day to hear top notch performances by outstanding musicians, with your young babes in tow.
St John of Jerusalem Lauriston Rd Victoria Park
Wed 16 May, Wed 13 Jun

More details - Gomez
Gomez. Artists performing: Gomez.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Forum, London
Sat 5 May

More details - 19 St Peter's Street - Open Garden for NGS
Charming secluded town garden with climbing roses, trees, shrubs, climbers, pond, patio with containers, and a gazebo with a trompe l’oeil mural.
19 St Peter’s Street, London
Sun 20 May

More details - Classic Car Boot Sale
A mini festival that celebrates classic vehicles, fashion, design, music and food all for £5. Vehicles that thrill and fabulous “threads for less” are available by the boot load as the Classic Car Boot Sale parks up in Granary Square, King’s Cross, London on 28th and 29th April 2018.
Granary Square, Kings Cross, London N1C
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Francis Road Jumble Trail
Join the residents of Francis Road and surrounds for their annual Jumble Trail! Follow the map and find hidden treasures from over 25 stalls around the neighbourhood!
Francis Road, Leyton
Today

More details - Diespeker Wharf - Open Garden for NGS
An intriguing and unexpected garden in an historic industrial setting alongside the Regents Canal owned and converted by a firm of architects. The garden has become an enticing and unique space enjoyed both socially and for business. Interesting climbers clothe the high wall.
Diespeker Wharf, London
Sun 20 May

More details - The Mad Hatter's Arty Party
Join us in Arty Madness. Create a Tea Cup Wonderland. Gaze into your own Looking Glass. Make a Mini Mad Hat. Pom pom Flamingo making. Then off to the Tea Party for refreshments followed by Bonkers Games that only Alice could imagine. Hosted by Characters straight out of the magical book.
Salisbury House, Bury Street West, Edmonton
Mon 7 May

More details - City of Light - Sunday Family Workshop
Celebrate the powerful role of inter-generational learning through creative collaboration and freedom of expression. Come and join us to create an imaginary city! Construct large and small-scale buildings using cardboard, wooden bamboo canes and other interesting materials.
14 Wharf Road
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Project Light- Early Years Workshop
Generate meaningful experiences with art and process through playful experimentation with light and shadow. Immerse yourself in a process-driven architectural floor piece that spans the entire space.
Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art 14 Wharf Road
Thu 3 May

More details - TEXT ME - Sunday Family Workshop
Celebrate the powerful role of inter-generational learning through creative collaboration and freedom of expression. Get the chance to experiment with printed texts to create striking designs for urban interventions using the techniques of collage, photo weaving and mosaic.
Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art 14 Wharf Road
Sun 20 May

More details - The Guest List
Vintage Fridays present The Guest List Come down and experience finger lickin’ Jamaican soul food in a quality venue featuring a Rolls Royce DJ line up to none on weekly rotation: 5th avenue Fatman & Colonel Special Touch JB crew Back to Basics The System Brothers inc Roy Medallion Sir
Bojangles Brasserie 1, Old Church Road, Chingford
Fri 27 Apr, Fri 4 May, Fri 11 May, Fri 18 May, Fri 25 May, Fri 1 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Fri 22 Jun

More details - Sunday Nite Live
SUNDAY NIGHT LIVE #SNL Join us for an exclusive Sunday Night Live experience. We are bringing you spectacular talent from across the UK, all to one stage!! Quality ooozes the atmosphere, with the best unsigned acts in town!
Bojangles 1 Old Church Road, Chingford
Sun 13 May, Sun 27 May, Sun 10 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Sun 8 Jul