Things To Do In London At The Weekend: 14-16 October

By Lindsey Last edited 152 months ago

Last Updated 13 October 2011

Things To Do In London At The Weekend: 14-16 October

All weekend


  • Visit the African Book Market at the Free Word Centre, Farringdon between 5-10pm (free entry, all paperbacks no more than £5) with a panel discussion between 8-9pm.
  • National Portrait Gallery is open till 9pm, featuring celtic folk song from 6.30pm.
  • Did you read our guest review of Pipilloti Rist's Eyeball Massage at Hayward Gallery? Get a free curator's tour of the show at 6.30pm.



  • Apple Day comes to Spitalfields City Farm means free family fun on the farm from 12-4pm. There are more appley events in East Dulwich.
  • There's a Festive Family Fifties Day at the Geffrye Museum where you can "watch Fifties films, explore period objects, make terrific TV masks and listen to stories from the olden days" from noon to 4pm (free).
  • Celebrate Diwali - the festival of lights - in Trafalgar Square between 2-7pm.

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