What's On In London At The Weekend? 7-9 January

By Lindsey Last edited 96 months ago
What's On In London At The Weekend? 7-9 January

What are you up to this weekend? Here's a round up of our recommendations and an eclectic smattering of suggestions to help you make the most of it.

All weekend:



  • Volunteer for holly bashing in Coldfall Wood, Muswell Hill N10 from 10am-3pm.
  • Take off your shoes, sit on the floor and try playing the Gamelan. These family friendly taster sessions last 2 hours and take place in the Gamelan Room at the Southbank Centre, 3pm. Adults £8, kids £4.
  • See London Fields Lido in a different light with Lido Love from 7pm. Tickets £7.
  • The Smiths tribute act, The Smyths play Islington Academy, N1. Tickets £9, doors 8pm.


  • Get your waders on and help clean up the River Wandle at Poulter Park, Sutton from 11am-3pm.
  • Celebrate 200 years of Dulwich Picture Gallery with the Big Bang birthday party and family fun day all afternoon.
  • The BBC Symphony Orchestra play a Hollywood Rhapsody at the Barbican at 3pm. Tickets from £8.
  • A new season of Sunday concerts at Conway Hall, Red Lion Square WC1R 4RL starts with the Fibonacci Sequence performing Schubert, Rossini and Mozart. Tickets £8 on the door from 6pm.

Booking ahead:

Submit events for inclusion in our weekend round up to tips@londonist.com or tweet @londonist.

Last Updated 07 January 2011