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Chiswick Magical Lantern Festival Is Back

Chiswick Magical Lantern Festival Is Back

Chinese New Year celebration returns to London. | By Laura Reynolds
Hear The Voice Of God In A Swimming Pool By The Thames

Hear The Voice Of God In A Swimming Pool By The Thames

Bompas & Parr want to make your eyeballs vibrate. | By Zoe Craig
London's Best Museum Gardens

London's Best Museum Gardens

Skip the exhibits and head for the greenery. | By Laura Reynolds
King's Cross Pond Threatened With Closure

King's Cross Pond Threatened With Closure

Sad news for swimmers. | By Zoe Craig
Relive Your Childhood At This Board Game Exhibition

Relive Your Childhood At This Board Game Exhibition

From chess to Star Wars. | By Will Noble
See Film Stars And Directors At Exclusive Movie Weekend With American Airlines

See Film Stars And Directors At Exclusive Movie Weekend With American Airlines

Empire Live has something for film buffs of all ages. | Sponsor
The Muppets In London: A Brief History

The Muppets In London: A Brief History

Kermit and co in the capital. | By Londonist Staff
Book Tickets For Alexandra Palace's Bonfire Night Fireworks Extravaganza Now

Book Tickets For Alexandra Palace's Bonfire Night Fireworks Extravaganza Now

Including the city's largest Day of the Dead parade. | Sponsor
The Best Gluten Free Pizzas In London

The Best Gluten Free Pizzas In London

Grab a slice of the action. | By Lydia Manch
Try One Of These Treasure Trails In Your Lunch Hour

Try One Of These Treasure Trails In Your Lunch Hour

37 around London. | By M@
In Pictures: London's Burning, The Great Fire 350 Festival

In Pictures: London's Burning, The Great Fire 350 Festival

The weekend when things really heated up. | By Zoe Craig
Get A Taste Of Rio At Huge Trafalgar Square Festival

Get A Taste Of Rio At Huge Trafalgar Square Festival

Put on your dancing shoes. | By Laura Reynolds
In Photos: Notting Hill Carnival 2016

In Photos: Notting Hill Carnival 2016

All the colours of Carnival. | By Laura Reynolds
See Harry Potter, Psycho Or ET With A Live Orchestra In London

See Harry Potter, Psycho Or ET With A Live Orchestra In London

Don't miss these classic-film-plus-live-orchestra extravaganzas. | By Zoe Craig
Where To Be A Pirate In London

Where To Be A Pirate In London

Raise yer skull an' crossbones. | By Victoria Thomas
South London Ghost Signs Will Rise From The Dead

South London Ghost Signs Will Rise From The Dead

Light show in September. | By Will Noble
Everything You Need To Know About London's Burning And Great Fire 350

Everything You Need To Know About London's Burning And Great Fire 350

What, when, where, how much? | By Laura Reynolds
Where To Go Ice Skating In London At Christmas

Where To Go Ice Skating In London At Christmas

London's winter ice skating rinks. | By Laura Reynolds
Enjoy A Summer Of Sports At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Enjoy A Summer Of Sports At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Fun in the sun. | Sponsor
Book Now: A Concert In A Tower Bridge Bascule Chamber

Book Now: A Concert In A Tower Bridge Bascule Chamber

A Victorian wonder. | By M@
The London Eye Will Turn Gold Tonight At 9.30pm

The London Eye Will Turn Gold Tonight At 9.30pm

Riverside attraction celebrates Olympics. | By M@
New Harry Potter Exhibition Marks 20 Years Of The Boy Wizard

New Harry Potter Exhibition Marks 20 Years Of The Boy Wizard

Potterheads, rejoice. | By Zoe Craig
Where To See Skeletons In London

Where To See Skeletons In London

Bone-shaking days out. | By Laura Reynolds
The People Who Go Camping In London

The People Who Go Camping In London

Ever considered a tent or a caravan? | By Will Noble
London's Favourite Play Fountains

London's Favourite Play Fountains

Splish, splash. | By Zoe Craig
Relive Your Childhood With The New I-Spy London Book

Relive Your Childhood With The New I-Spy London Book

Don't pretend you're not excited. | By Laura Reynolds
Beach Rugby 2016 In Photos

Beach Rugby 2016 In Photos

Never mind the sand. | By Nicolas Chinardet
Video: Harry Potter Locations In London

Video: Harry Potter Locations In London

We take a wand-er. | By Geoff Marshall
Free Gigs Happening In King's Cross

Free Gigs Happening In King's Cross

Cubitt Sessions offer up classical tunes. | By M@
Why The Hell Do People Go To Changing The Guard?

Why The Hell Do People Go To Changing The Guard?

A human sea bobbing with selfie sticks. | By Will Noble
See The Great Fire Recreated...In Dominoes

See The Great Fire Recreated...In Dominoes

7km of breezeblock dominoes, to be precise. | By Laura Reynolds
15 Things We Can Share About Harry Potter

15 Things We Can Share About Harry Potter

No spoilers. | By Johnny Fox
7 Summer Day Trips To Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

7 Summer Day Trips To Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Sport, culture and more. | Sponsor
Everything You Need To Know About The Notting Hill Carnival

Everything You Need To Know About The Notting Hill Carnival

Your expert guide to Europe's biggest street festival | By Londonist
21 Must-See Kids' Theatre Shows For Summer 2016

21 Must-See Kids' Theatre Shows For Summer 2016

The best children's theatre on offer this season. | By Zoe Craig
Where To Celebrate The New Harry Potter Book Launch

Where To Celebrate The New Harry Potter Book Launch

Midnight parties, and a beer pong tournament. | By Laura Reynolds
11 Reasons To See Harry Potter And The Cursed Child

11 Reasons To See Harry Potter And The Cursed Child

The boy wizard grows up in London's biggest theatrical event of the year. | By Londonist
Theatre With The Roof Off: Outdoor Shows To Watch This Summer

Theatre With The Roof Off: Outdoor Shows To Watch This Summer

Summery suggestions for encounters with the stars, under the stars. | By Johnny Fox
Nostalgia Meets The Future At This Gaming Heaven

Nostalgia Meets The Future At This Gaming Heaven

Mario, Sonic, Street Fighter and more. | By Tabish Khan ★★★★☆
Where To Go In London When It's Just Too Hot

Where To Go In London When It's Just Too Hot

Temperatures are rising... | By Zoe Craig
The Best London Apps For Families

The Best London Apps For Families

Enjoy London with the family this summer: there's an app for that. | By Zoe Craig
The Tall Ships Are Back For Totally Thames Festival 2016

The Tall Ships Are Back For Totally Thames Festival 2016

Month-long celebration of the river. | By Laura Reynolds
Everything You Need To Know About Pokemon Go In London

Everything You Need To Know About Pokemon Go In London

Gotta catch them all. | By Zoe Craig
A Mr Men Museum Is Coming To South Bank

A Mr Men Museum Is Coming To South Bank

And Little Miss too. | By Laura Reynolds
London's Best Beaches

London's Best Beaches

Visit a beach without going outside the M25. | By Chloe Koura
Everything You Need To Know About The BFG Dream Jar Trail

Everything You Need To Know About The BFG Dream Jar Trail

Free art trail inspired by The BFG comes to London this summer | By Zoe Craig
Kite Making, Lego And Balloon Power: Archikids Festival 2016

Kite Making, Lego And Balloon Power: Archikids Festival 2016

Masses of fun, free activities for budding architects. | By Zoe Craig
See Amazing Science In An Amazing Building

See Amazing Science In An Amazing Building

Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition is back | By M@
A Land Of Moquette Is Coming To This Free Festival

A Land Of Moquette Is Coming To This Free Festival

We've got photos. | By James Drury
9 Incredible London Fitness Challenges For July

9 Incredible London Fitness Challenges For July

Get out of the gym and see the city. | By Zoe Craig
Where To Feed Your Roald Dahl Obsession In London

Where To Feed Your Roald Dahl Obsession In London

From food to theatre. | By Zoe Craig
Cat In The Hat Comes To East London

Cat In The Hat Comes To East London

Dr Seuss at the Stratford Centre. | By Zoe Craig
Finding Dory Star Comes To London Aquarium

Finding Dory Star Comes To London Aquarium

Interactive exhibit features Hank the octopus. | By Londonist Staff
Visit Fat Sam's Speakeasy For Bugsy Malone's 40th Birthday

Visit Fat Sam's Speakeasy For Bugsy Malone's 40th Birthday

Splurge guns at the ready. | By Londonist Staff
Where To Play Crazy Golf In London

Where To Play Crazy Golf In London

Tee off in style. | By Laura Reynolds
Join In With A Mass Karaoke Singalong Near Tower Bridge

Join In With A Mass Karaoke Singalong Near Tower Bridge

Plus free film and theatre shows. | By Zoe Craig
Are You Harry Potter's Biggest Fan? You Won't Want To Miss This Lit Fest

Are You Harry Potter's Biggest Fan? You Won't Want To Miss This Lit Fest

Or meet The Gruffalo and invent new sweets, Roald Dahl-style? | By Zoe Craig
Cheap Family Days Out: North East London

Cheap Family Days Out: North East London

Beyond zone 1. | By Lettie Mckie
Harry Potter's London

Harry Potter's London

Where to seek the wizard. | By Zoe Craig
Top London Father's Day Gift Ideas

Top London Father's Day Gift Ideas

Including boxer shorts, beer and bird boxes | By Zoe Craig
A Former Nazi Tall Ship Is Coming To London

A Former Nazi Tall Ship Is Coming To London

But it'll be flying the Stars and Stripes. | By Londonist Staff
Get Your Harry Potter Fix In London For Free

Get Your Harry Potter Fix In London For Free

Don't miss the fantastic new Harry Potter exhibition in Soho | By Zoe Craig
Free West End Theatre Tickets For Kids This Summer

Free West End Theatre Tickets For Kids This Summer

Kids Week is back. | By Laura Reynolds
You Choose: Which Of These Sculptures Should Join The Line?

You Choose: Which Of These Sculptures Should Join The Line?

Artist Michael Craig-Martin has given you a choice of three. | By Zoe Craig
North London's Best Unsung Museums

North London's Best Unsung Museums

Canals, industry and innuendo. | By Ellie Broughton
Find Out How JM Barrie Gifted The Rights To Peter Pan To A Hospital

Find Out How JM Barrie Gifted The Rights To Peter Pan To A Hospital

And how it's still benefiting today. | By Londonist Staff
See A Mail Coach Ride Through London

See A Mail Coach Ride Through London

Part of Royal Mail's 500 year anniversary. | By Londonist Staff
Everything You Need To Know About Harry Potter And The Cursed Child

Everything You Need To Know About Harry Potter And The Cursed Child

Including how to get tickets to this sold-out show. | By Zoe Craig
First Look: Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Cast Pics

First Look: Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Cast Pics

Pics to tease eager Potter fans. | By Zoe Craig
Get Arty At Westminster Abbey This Children's Art Week

Get Arty At Westminster Abbey This Children's Art Week

Plus printing in Peckham and tweeting in Twickenham. | By Zoe Craig
10 Must-Try London Fitness Challenges For June

10 Must-Try London Fitness Challenges For June

Fabulous and fun: ditch the gym and try this instead. | By Zoe Craig
London Tree Week Returns With Loads Of Fun Things To Do

London Tree Week Returns With Loads Of Fun Things To Do

Celebrate our green city with a series of special events and trails. | By Zoe Craig
Regent Street To Close For Huge Transport Festival

Regent Street To Close For Huge Transport Festival

See past, present and future icons. | By Londonist Staff
Review: Goosebumps Kids Is Just Too Scary

Review: Goosebumps Kids Is Just Too Scary

Too much terror, not enough ham. | By Phillipa Ellis ★★☆☆☆
Don't Miss Designology, London Transport Museum's Latest Exhibition

Don't Miss Designology, London Transport Museum's Latest Exhibition

Who's ready to play Pimp My Bus Stop? | By Londonist
Running Wild Reviewed: A Real Summer Treat

Running Wild Reviewed: A Real Summer Treat

Is this adaptation of a Michael Morpurgo novel the natural successor to War Horse? | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Travel Back In Time At This Vintage Steam Fair

Travel Back In Time At This Vintage Steam Fair

Steaming into town. | By Hannah Foulds
Massive Aqua Obstacle Course Coming To Battersea

Massive Aqua Obstacle Course Coming To Battersea

South London's answer to the Ally Pally waterslide | By Zoe Craig
Cheap Family Days Out: North West London

Cheap Family Days Out: North West London

Planes, farms and Romantic poets. | By Lettie Mckie
Cheap Family Days Out: South West London

Cheap Family Days Out: South West London

Have fun on a budget. | By Zoe Craig
London's Biggest Urban Beach... At Brent Cross Shopping Centre

London's Biggest Urban Beach... At Brent Cross Shopping Centre

Thrills and spills beside the M1. | By M@
Cheap Family Days Out: South East London

Cheap Family Days Out: South East London

Castles, farms and airports. | By Lettie Mckie
Go Fly A Kite At Streatham Common Kite Day

Go Fly A Kite At Streatham Common Kite Day

Channel your inner Mary Poppins. | By Laura Reynolds
Free And Cheap London Events: 9-15 May 2016

Free And Cheap London Events: 9-15 May 2016

Boats, buskers and book launches. | By Londonist
Victorian Ice Wells And Petrified Poo: It's The Festival Of Archaeology 2016

Victorian Ice Wells And Petrified Poo: It's The Festival Of Archaeology 2016

Plus flint knapping, deer skin tanning and an amazing church organ. | By Zoe Craig
Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival Returns To London

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival Returns To London

40 teams will take to the water. | By Laura Reynolds
Celebrate Den Day At RIBA

Celebrate Den Day At RIBA

And raise vital funds for Save The Children. | By Zoe Craig
Royal Albert Hall Launches First Film Festival

Royal Albert Hall Launches First Film Festival

A celebration of magic of the movies and cinema’s most stunning scores. | By Zoe Craig
Find Out What It Takes To Run A Railway

Find Out What It Takes To Run A Railway

And ride on some locomotives. | By Laura Reynolds
The Covent Garden Puppet Fayre Is Back

The Covent Garden Puppet Fayre Is Back

Celebrate Mr Punch's 354th birthday. | By Laura Reynolds