Weekend REVLry: 14th – 16th October
Dig out your rollnecks, autumn is officially here. There’s a chill in the air and it’s now dark by 7pm, but don’t let that put you off going out this weekend. With the change of the season comes all the benefits: getting cosy on bonfire night, Halloween parties and of course mulled wine, to name but a few. So whether you’ve pulled or not, grab your coat and get set to REVL this weekend.
Friday | The London Shuffle Club
Shuffleboard isn’t your usual go-to Friday night activity but things can always change, right? Newly launched at The Old Truman Brewery, The London Shuffle Club is making shuffleboard extra fun. Giant courts for 4-8 people, custom cocktail menus and more craft beer than you can shake a stick at. Grab a stick and get shufflin’.
Every day from 12th October | The Old Truman Brewery | more info & tickets here
Friday | The Chocolate Show
This weekend Olympia London opens it’s doors to the UK’s largest celebration of all things sweet and sugary. The Chocolate Show welcomes some of the finest chocolatiers to introduce their new creations and you’ll be able to see top celebrity chefs showing off their talents. Not to mention a chocolate fashion show and the chance to create your own chocolate bar with Hotel Chocolat.
14th-16th October | Olympia London | more info & tickets here
Saturday | Four Tet All-Nighter
Four Tet is bringing a new concept and a seriously good line-up to Brixton’s O2 Academy this weekend. Cheap tickets and no light show, just thousands of REVLers and some damn good music. Up on the bill with Four Tet will be Daphni, Joy Orbison, Ben UFO, Josey Rebelle and Pangaea. You don’t wanna miss this.
15th October | O2 Academy Brixton | more info & tickets via DICE here
Saturday | Stylist Live
Head down to the Business And Design Centre this week for three days of fashion, pampering and discovering the latest trends at Stylist Live. There’s over 150 live talks and debates to listen to, regular catwalk shows and loads of pop-ups to pamper yourself at. Not forgetting their own Feast Street where you’ll find the likes of Godiva, The Mac Factory and Smor. Delicious.
13th-16th October | Business and Design Centre | more info & tickets here
Sunday | Hackney Wonderland Festival
Go all the way east this weekend for one of London’s best indoor music festivals. Hosted by the Cherry Cola Club, Hackney Wonderground takes place in 5 iconic Hackney music venues; Oval Space, Mangle E8, London Fields Brewery, The Pickle Factory and Sebright Arms. You can see the likes of Lucy Rose, The Mystery Jets, We Are Scientists, Swim Deep, Yuck and loads more.
15th & 16th October | various locations | more info & tickets here
Sunday | Diwali in London
Come together in Trafalgar Square this Sunday to celebrate the Hindu festival of lights. Marking a new beginning, commitment to family values and representing good virtues – the vibrant festivities will have traditional dance performances, live music, a yoga and meditation marquee and tons of delicious authentic food for you to try.
16th October | Trafalgar Square | more info & programme here
Don’t fancy going out this weekend? Cosy up and catch a live streamed event instead. Find out what’s being broadcast here.