FREE LONDON: Family Fun at the Southbank Centre’s Africa Utopia Festival

Sep 03 2014

Following 2012’s first edition, Africa Utopia is back at the Southbank Centre to once again look at what can be learnt and celebrated from Africa and the African Diaspora, including a range of fun and engaging activities for all the family.

The festival will take place from 11th-14th September and will feature free concerts, storytelling from African storyteller and children’s author Atinuke, as well as opportunities for all ages to join a ‘Big Sing’, a ‘Scratch Orchestra’ or even an introductory breakdancing classAfrican visual art will adorn the site providing a feast for the eyes, whilst the African food market will dish up culinary treats all weekend long.

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FREE LONDON: A Bowler Hat, A Tin Soldier and some Misunderstood Monsters

Jun 18 2014
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FREE LONDON alert! There is something quite extraordinary about to come to the City of London.  A giant inflatable Bowler Hat will shortly be found beside St Paul’s Cathedral in Paternoster Square.  It is something we are bringing for this years’ City of London Festival and it will be in place from 23 June to 17 July.  

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Christmas in Covent Garden with new Lego Snow Globe

Nov 14 2013

Following the success of the LEGO Advent Calendar in 2012, LEGO has returned to Covent Garden this Christmas with the world’s first LEGO Snow Globe. Featuring miniature scenes of London at Christmas, including major landmarks and twinkling under LEGO snow, the LEGO Snow Globe will delight visitors of all ages. The LEGO Snow Globe will be installed on the West Piazza until December 22nd and is free to visit.

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