Special events

Festivals, carnivals, fetes and all those events that don't fit into any other category

Special events by venue


 

Special events by date

Wednesday 22 April 2015
Friends of St Thomas' Hospital Book Sale - St Thomas' Hospital
Fundraising event
Thursday 23 April 2015
The Ballad of St George & the Dragon - Borough Market
Open-air theatre
Thursday 23 April 2015
St George's Day Community Celebration - St George the Martyr
Talks, music, dance, bell ringing & more
Thursday 23 April 2015
Nine Days Wonder - Southwark Cathedral
With Arthur Smith and Rick Jones
Saturday 25 April 2015
Table Top Sale - Queensborough Community Centre
Hot and cold refreshments available
Thursday 23 April 2015 to Sunday 26 April 2015
The Dragon Quest - Tabard Street piazza
Seek the dragons hidden around Borough High Street
Sunday 26 April 2015
Marathon Munch - The Scoop at More London
Food and music for Marathon spectators
Sunday 26 April 2015
St George's Day - Borough Market
Anglo-Catalan celebration
Saturday 2 May 2015 to Sunday 3 May 2015
Malaysia Kitchen Spring Market - South Bank Observation Point
On the South Bank
Friday 1 May 2015 to Monday 4 May 2015
Campo Viejo's Streets of Spain - Queen Elizabeth Hall
Spanish food and wine festival
Tuesday 5 May 2015
Post-Surgery Bras and Prostheses Information Session - Breast Cancer Care
Practical information and support
Friday 8 May 2015
May Fest - Red Cross Garden
Maypole dancing and more
Saturday 9 May 2015
Victory Day Act of Remembrance - Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park
At the Soviet War Memorial
Saturday 9 May 2015
Red Hot Octopus Pop-up Fair - St John's Waterloo
Crafters and designers
Saturday 9 May 2015
Lebara Days of Poland Festival - Potters Fields Park
Annual festival of Polish culture
Sunday 10 May 2015
Beating the Bounds - Southwark Cathedral
Walk round Southwark Cathedral's parish
Thursday 14 May 2015 to Saturday 16 May 2015
London Photo Festival - St George the Martyr
Theme: Architecture from around the world
Saturday 16 May 2015
Tudor Pull - River Thames
Spectacle on the River Thames
Wednesday 20 May 2015
Dr Bike Waterloo - James Clerk Maxwell Building
Free basic bike repairs
Thursday 21 May 2015
National Gardens Scheme Open Evening - Lambeth Palace
Visit SE1's largest private garden
Saturday 30 May 2015
Open Streets London - Great Suffolk Street
Great Suffolk Street closed to motor traffic
Sunday 31 May 2015
National Gardens Scheme Open Day - Downings Roads Moorings
Visit SE1's floating garden
Saturday 13 June 2015
Open Garden Squares Weekend - Community Garden at Tate Modern
Hidden garden near Millennium Bridge
Saturday 13 June 2015 to Sunday 14 June 2015
Open Garden Squares Weekend - Styles House gardens
Garden next to Southwark Tube Station
Saturday 13 June 2015 to Sunday 14 June 2015
Open Garden Squares Weekend - Downings Roads Moorings
Visit SE1's floating gardens
Saturday 13 June 2015 to Sunday 14 June 2015
Open Garden Squares Weekend - Albert Triangle Community Garden
Rare chance to visit hidden garden
Sunday 14 June 2015
Open Garden Squares Weekend - Merrick Square
A rare chance to visit two garden sqaures
Wednesday 17 June 2015
Dr Bike Waterloo - James Clerk Maxwell Building
Free basic bike repairs
Thursday 18 June 2015
National Gardens Scheme Open Evening - Lambeth Palace
Visit SE1's largest private garden
Saturday 27 June 2015
North Lambeth Parish Fete - Lambeth Palace
Lambeth Palace garden
Saturday 27 June 2015
Summer Jamboree - Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park
An Oasis Waterloo event
Friday 3 July 2015
Waterloo Carnival - Waterloo Millennium Green
12th annual community carnival
Sunday 5 July 2015
Summer Tumblr Eco-Design Fair - Garden Museum
Home ware to stationery, prints, food gifts and jewellery
Sunday 12 July 2015
Bastille Festival - Borough Market
French food and culture
Wednesday 15 July 2015
Dr Bike Waterloo - James Clerk Maxwell Building
Free basic bike repairs
Saturday 18 July 2015
Mint Street Music Festival - Mint Street Park
A family-friendly music festival
Saturday 12 September 2015
Great River Race - River Thames
300 craft take part
Wednesday 16 September 2015
Dr Bike Waterloo - James Clerk Maxwell Building
Free basic bike repairs
Saturday 19 September 2015
Bermondsey Street Festival - Bermondsey Street
9th annual festival
Sunday 25 October 2015
October Plenty - Bankside Pier
Seasonal revels on Bankside
Sunday 1 November 2015
Bonham London to Brighton Veteran Car Run - Westminster Bridge
See 500+ historic cars pass through SE1

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