Are you heading to London for a fun-filled weekend? Want to know about some cool things to do while you are here? Look no further as we present our mini-guide of what’s not to be missed in London this weekend! (7th – 9th September).
Friday 7 September
1: Rolling Stones Revival
Rock the night away reliving the epic Rolling Stone’s iconic Havana Moon concert, at a fully-immersive cinematic event. You can indulge in authentic Cuban food and get transported to another time and place with a combination of lighting effects, surround sound and ultra-HD cinema screen.
2: Mary Shelley Gothick Ball
Get into the groove by seeking out some Gothic-themed garments to wear for this special event. Held at The Livery Hall (Guildhall), this full-on Regency style ball will celebrate the 200th anniversary or Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. The ball will showcase some live Regency music as well as some historical dance steps to learn from a dance tutor for the evening.
Saturday 8 September
3: Suffragette City
This fascinating historical walk around London will visit the Women’s Social and Political Union headquarters, as well as the church where Emily Wilding Davidson’s funeral cortège began. You will learn about the history of the all-female Suffragette Hospital, and be inspired by the early story of the women’s suffragette movement in London.
Sunday 9 September
4: Lost London Walking Tour
London is an ancient city that has had a number of amazing transformations and reincarnations. This walk will reveal many hidden histories with structural remains dating back into ancient history. Find out about all the lost places that used to exist here, from the macabre to the wonderful.
All weekend (in fact, all the time!)
5: Plonk! Crazy-golf
plonkgolf.co.uk have spectacular mini-golf courses sited all over the city, including: Peckham Levels, Camden Market, Hackney, Islington and Battersea. Situated in some of the Capital’s best drinking houses and entertainment venues, you can choose the Plonk! course you fancy for some crazy-golf fun!