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More details - 7 The Grove - Open Garden for NGS
Half-acre garden designed for yr-round interest making a tapestry of greens and yellows. A wild garden with mature trees giving a woodland feel. Large lawn, perfect for teas. Brilliant for hide and seek, Pooh-sticks and young explorers. Water garden, 20 paths, vistas and views galore. Snowdrops in February.
7 The Grove, London
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Movie Themes of John Williams performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Kenwood House
The work of film composer John Williams will be celebrated at Kenwood House on Saturday 23rd June. Audience members at Kenwood House will be treated to selections of some of his best known works performed by the RPCO, including Jaws, E.T., Indiana Jones, Harry Potter, Jurassic Park, and of course Star Wars.
Kenwood House, Hampstead Ln, Highgate
Today

More details - Heritage Live presents Hacienda Classical + Orbital (DJ set) at Kenwood House
Haçienda Classical, the orchestral reimagining of one of the most notable music scenes in British history will be performed live at Kenwood House on Friday June 15th 2018, with the Manchester Camerata orchestra and the club’s original DJ partnership of Graeme Park and Mike Pickering reinterpreting seminal dance
Kenwood House, Hampstead Ln, Highgate
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Heritage Live presents Alfie Boe at Kenwood House
Alfie Boe is performing at English Heritage site, Kenwood House on Saturday June 16th as part of the series of Summer concerts, Heritage Live.
Kenwood House, Hampstead Ln, Highgate
Sat 16 Jun

More details - 27 Nassington Road - Open Garden for NGS
Double width town garden planted for colour and to support wildlife. Spectacular ancient wisteria, prolific roses; herbs and unusual fruit and vegetables in with the flowers. The main feature is a large eco pond with colourful planting in and out of the water, and lots of mini-beasts.
27 Nassington Road,
Sun 10 Jun

More details - The Alarm
The Alarm Plus Then Jerico & Dave Sharp. Artists performing: The Alarm.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Forum, London
Sat 26 May

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
A wasteground for more than 100 years next to Hampstead Heath station, transformed by local traders, residents and visitors into a woodland garden . Wall of Hope, Other community activities, subject to weather.
World Peace Garden Camden, Parliament Hill
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - 2 Willow Road Thursday Late: EGON SCHIELE - The Pornographer of Vienna. A talk by Lewis Croft
Schiele is now recognised as one of the most important artists of the early 20th century and of Austrian Modernism. However, in his lifetime he was shunned by the Viennese art establishment who publicly deemed his explicit work to be "pornography".
2 Willow Road, Hampstead
Thu 24 May

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
Circular enclosure with mature trees and luxuriant planting at the centre of a gated enclave of private houses on the site of the 18th-century Hampstead Wells. One of 200+ gardens taking part in Open Garden Squares Weekend.
Gainsborough Gardens
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
A moment of calm and an opportunity to walk in the steps of one of the most well-loved of the Romantic poets – John Keats. Discover two trees with links to Keats and meet the gardeners who look after this garden.
Keats House, 10 Keats Grove
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Bach to Baby Family Concerts at Hampstead Burgh House
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.
Burgh House New End Square London
Wed 20 Jun, Wed 4 Jul

More details - Bach to Baby Family Concerts in Hampstead Rosslyn 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.
Rosslyn Hill Chapel 3 Pilgrim’s Place Hampstead
Sat 9 Jun, Sat 21 Jul

More details - Fenton House and Garden - Musical Wednesdays
Join an early keyboard expert each week to explore a different aspect of the Benton Fletcher Collection. These informal talks and demonstrations are about half an hour long. Hear the extraordinary and delightful sounds of rare instruments dating from the 16th century and ask any questions. Booking Not Needed.
Fenton House and Garden, Hampstead Grove, Hampstead
Today, Wed 30 May, Wed 6 Jun, Wed 13 Jun, Wed 20 Jun, Wed 27 Jun, Wed 4 Jul, Wed 11 Jul

More details - Fenton House and Garden - Fenton Garden Introductory Tours
Discover fascinating and newly unearthed facts in these free, short introductions. Fenton’s acclaimed walled garden is always changing, with masses of colour year-round and innovative planting by Gardener-in-Charge Andy Darragh and his team of volunteers.
Fenton House and Garden, Hampstead Grove, Hampstead
Thu 24 May, Thu 31 May, Thu 7 Jun, Thu 14 Jun, Thu 21 Jun, Thu 28 Jun, Thu 5 Jul, Thu 12 Jul

More details - Fenton House and Garden - Half Term Holiday Fun: artful activities and games
Come along to Fenton and try your hand at something arty you may not have tried before. The place for making will be on the lawn in Fenton’s magical and relaxing walled garden if the weather is fine, or in our pop-up art studio. There will also be outdoor games and I-Spy trails around the house.
Fenton House and Garden, Hampstead Grove, Hampstead
Sat 26 May, Sun 27 May, Wed 30 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Fenton House and Garden - Fenton House Concerts: Trevor Pinnock
Join us for an evening with celebrated harpsichord soloist Trevor Pinnock. Programme to include Handel’s ’Harmonious Blacksmith’ suite, preludes and fugues by JS Bach and music by Froberger and Purcell. Ticket includes a glass of white wine after the performance and a chance to meet the artist.
Fenton House and Garden, Hampstead Grove, Hampstead
Wed 30 May

More details - Fenton House and Garden - Open Garden Squares Weekend 2018
Around 200 gardens take part in Open Garden Squares Weekend each year. One weekend ticket provides access to all these private and public spaces and Fenton is delighted to be participating. Come and be inspired by this much acclaimed walled garden with its formal beds, lawns, rose garden, kitchen garden and orchard.
Fenton House and Garden, Hampstead Grove, Hampstead
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Fenton House and Garden - National Garden Scheme: Fenton Garden Evening Tour
Join the Gardener-in-Charge for a special tour in the summer evening light. Andrew Darragh, who brings over 12 years’ experience from Kew to Fenton House, will lead you on a fascinating exploration of this timeless 1 acre walled garden.
Fenton House and Garden, Hampstead Grove, Hampstead
Tue 12 Jun

More details - Fenton House - Open Garden for NGS
Join the Gardener-in-Charge for a special evening tour. Andrew Darragh who brings over 10yrs experience from Kew to Fenton House will explore this timeless 1½ acre walled garden.
Fenton House, Hampstead
Tue 12 Jun

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
Dozens of small, organically managed vegetable plots in the former gardens of an Edwardian mansion. One of 200+ gardens taking part in Open Garden Squares Weekend.
Branch Hill Allotments, Oak Hill Way / Frognal
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
Two beautiful historic graveyards in the heart of Hampstead Village, where many famous (and infamous) people are buried. Refreshments, tomb trails available for you to follow in your own time.
Hampstead Parish Church Burial Grounds, Church Row
Sat 9 Jun

More details - 21 Woodland Rise - Open Garden for NGS
A verdant N facing terraced garden that has been transformed by the owners from a rather ordinary space into one that is tranquil and inspiring.
21 Woodland Rise,
Sun 17 Jun

More details - 36 Ashley Road - Open Garden for NGS
A lush town garden rich in textures, colour and forms. At its best in late spring as Japanese maple cultivars display great variety of shape and colour whilst ferns unfurl fresh, vibrant fronds over a tumbling stream and alpines and clematis burst into flower on the rockeries and pergola.
36 Ashley Road, London
Sun 27 May and Mon 28 May

More details - Manu Crooks headline tour
Manu Crooks will perform at The Camden Assembly on Monday 4th June 2018. His debut ‘Mood Forever’ World Tour will see him perform dates throughout April to June, across Canada, the UK, Netherlands, Denmark, Germany and France, demonstrating why he is leading Australia’s hip-hop movement and “sees him separating...
The Camden Assembly, 49 Chalk Farm Rd, London
Mon 4 Jun

More details - Camden Market welcomes pop up art exhibition, 'Nof'
In a celebration of past and future through the medium of art, Camden Market continues with its series of cultural events that nurture up and coming talent, hosting a seven day, immersive pop up gallery.
Provender Building, Camden Market, Chalk Farm Road
Thu 24 May to Tue 29 May

More details - 60 & 62 Hungerford Road - Open Garden for NGS
Joint opening of two contrasting gardens behind a Victorian terrace. No. 62 is a densely planted mature garden designed to maximise space for planting and create several different sitting areas, views and moods. Professional garden designer’s own garden.
60 & 62 Hungerford Road, London
Sun 17 Jun

More details - 1a Hungerford Road - Open Garden for NGS
Unique eco house with walled, lush front garden in modern exotic style, densely planted with palms, acacia, bamboo, ginger lilies, bananas, ferns, yuccas, abutilons and unusual understorey plants.
1a Hungerford Road, London
Sun 17 Jun

More details - 23 Penn Road - Open Garden for NGS
A 75X25ft. garden at the back of a Victorian Villa fronted with prairie wilderness. Access through a leafy passage, where 2 very long planted troughs face the large Akebia which covers the side of the house.
23 Penn Road, London
Sun 17 Jun

More details - 48 Erskine Hill - Open Garden for NGS
Organic garden, wrapped around Arts and Crafts artisans cottage. Bird and bee friendly, with wide borders containing colourful perennials, shrubs, masses of roses and clematis, trees and containerised vegetable plot with greenhouse. Lots of pots. Secret brick paved area with raised beds.
48 Erskine Hill,
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Breathe Love
Emerald x Tiger presents ‘Breathe Love’ a conscious creative collective and share every last Thursday of the month at Colomba, ‘a studio in the sky in the heart of Camden Town’.
Colomba 31 Oval Road
Thu 31 May

More details - Bingo
The world premiere of Bingo by award-winning writer Alan Flanagan comes to Pleasance London. This honest and comic play explores London’s LGBTQ+ culture, what it means to find belonging through transgression, and the complexity of sexuality and sexual health.
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenters Mews
Tue 5 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Tue 12 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun

More details - 70 Gloucester Crescent - Open Garden for NGS
Here is an oasis in Camden’s urban density, where resourceful planting outflanks challenges of space and shade. June open day alongside other distinctive local gardens while an August opening shows how wonderful the month can be in a town garden.
70 Gloucester Crescent,
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Family Barn Dance
Bring the entire family and take part in lively dances from the British Isles in a supportive and fun environment! Live music inspires the dancing and expert callers guide the moves with simple instructions. Groups should include a minimum of one adult for every four children.
Cecil Sharp House 2 Regent’s park Rd London
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
Unique modernist sculpted linear park, integral to surrounding housing. Designed in the 1970s by architect Neave Brown and landscape architect Janet Jack. Restored with Heritage Lottery Fund grant in 2015. Tea, coffee and cake for sale.
Alexandra Road Park, Abbey Road
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Island
Island Plus Club Kuru. Artists performing: Island.: Tickets avaiable.
KOKO, London
Today

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, Muswell Hill
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Make your own terrarium workshop at Alexandra Palace Capital Gardens
This spring, Capital Gardens are hosting terrarium workshops, the perfect way to unwind from a busy week and get your hands dirty. Experts from London Terrariums will teach the workshops.
Alexandra Palace Garden Centre Alexandra Palace Way London
Sat 26 May

More details - 4 Park Village East (Tower Lodge Gardens) - Open Garden for NGS
An unexpectedly large, tranquil garden behind a John Nash house, screened by trees and descending over 3 terraces with stepped ponds to the original foundations of the Regents Canal. Emphasis on shape, texture and bold foliage in strong landscape architecture. Areas of new planting.
4 Park Village East (Tower Lodge Gardens), London
Sat 26 May

More details - 4 Park Village East (Tower Lodge Gardens) - Open Garden for NGS
An unexpectedly large, tranquil garden behind a John Nash house, screened by trees and descending over 3 terraces with stepped ponds to the original foundations of the Regents Canal. Emphasis on shape, texture and bold foliage in strong landscape architecture. Areas of new planting.
4 Park Village East (Tower Lodge Gardens), London
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
Gardens by King’s Cross transformed from unused land on an industrial estate into a demonstration permaculture forest garden. There are 160 fruit trees, including blue bean, pomegranate, medlar and apricot. Bees, ponds, peace and productivity.
Alara Permaculture Forest Garden, 106 Camley Street
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Creamfields presents Steel Yard London 2018
Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th May Bank Holiday weekend will see the return of the Steel Yard to the capital.
Finsbury Park, Harringay, London Subject to contract
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
An exciting example of organic urban food growing on one of the largest development sites in Europe. One of 200+ gardens taking part in Open Garden Squares Weekend.
The Skip Garden, Global Generation, Tapper Walk
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
Student residence with two gardens seeking to capture the essence of the gardens of southern Spain and Morocco. One of 200+ gardens taking part in Open Garden Squares Weekend.
Victoria Hall - The Institute of Ismaili Studies, 25 Canal Reach, King’s Cross,
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
Community garden located on a former railway embankment. Features include herbaceous borders, an acre of woodland, an orchard,a wildflower meadow, fruit and veg. growing, water harvesting. Tea, coffee and cake.
The Olden Community Garden, Whistler Street
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
London’s smallest Local Nature Reserve. One of 200+ gardens taking part in Open Garden Squares Weekend.
Barnsbury Wood, Crescent Street
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
Terraced allotment site started in the late 1970s with strong community links. Refreshments. One of 200+ gardens taking part in Open Garden Squares Weekend.
Arvon Road Allotment Group
Sun 10 Jun

More details - 208 Walm Lane, The Garden Flat - Open Garden for NGS
Tranquil oasis of green. Meandering lawn with island beds, curved and deeply planted borders of perennials, scented roses and flowering shrubs. An ornamental fishpond with fountain.
208 Walm Lane, The Garden Flat, London
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
Peaceful square framed by trees in the heart of residential Islington. Refreshments available. One of 200+ gardens taking part in Open Garden Squares Weekend.
Barnsbury Square
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Regent's Park 5k/10k- Race For Life
The Regent’s Park 5K Race for Life is a single lap course (the 10k is a double lap course), starting and finishing on The Broadwalk. The course travels around the main carriageways of Regent’s Park and is all on pathways. There is no car parking available at this event.
Regent’s Park, Chester Road
Sat 26 May

More details - Open Garden Squares Weekend
A wonderful example of a thriving food-growing space in the heart of the capital, the base for Capital Growth’s training programme. One of 200+ gardens taking part in Open Garden Squares Weekend.
The Regent’s Park Allotment Garden, Inner Circle
Sat 9 Jun

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