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Things to do in London this Saturday

Enjoy the best day (and night) of the week with our guide to Saturday fun in London

Saturday: a day of the week so uniquely brilliant that Elton John, Nick Drake and, uh, Whigfield all wrote songs about it. Whether you plan to spend yours dancing, drinking, shopping or broadening your cultural horizons, we've got you covered with our pick of the day's best events.

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Soapbox Science

Let the UK’s leading female scientists open your eyes to the marvels of modern research at this free afternoon of engaging talks and demonstrations. Twelve researchers will discuss and answer questions on everything from the structure of the universe to sex cells.

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Gabriel's Wharf , South Bank Saturday May 28 2016
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Street Food and Craft Beer Festival

Head up North London's biggest hill for this free festival at the 'People's Palace', which features live music and entertainment as well as heaps of food and drink. Choose dishes from street food stars such as Smokestak, The Waffle Float, Backstreet Diner, Bodeans, El Dorado and Wholefood Heaven. More than 20 different craft beers will be on offer and there's a huge beer garden (with a very impressive view) to enjoy them in.

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Alexandra Palace , Muswell Hill Saturday May 28 2016 - Sunday August 21 2016
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Bioblitz in Brompton Cemetery

A 24-hour hunt for plants, animals and fungi at Brompton Cemetery will tell us everything we need to know about which species are flourishing in London. Walks, tours, skills workshops and tracking take place all day so check the website to see the schedule.

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Brompton Cemetery , West Brompton Friday May 27 2016 - Saturday May 28 2016
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Route 37 Beer Festival

London Beer Lab, The King & Co and We Brought Beer are joining forces to run a craft beer trail along the number 37 bus route featuring  Swedish brunch and ‘beer flight’ tastings.

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Various , London Saturday May 28 2016 - Tuesday May 31 2016
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MCM London Comic Con

A firm fixture on every fanboy's annual calendar, London Comic Con is the UK's biggest modern pop culture convention. With dealer stalls, special guests, plenty of manga, games and cosplay there’s heaps to get excited about. Stars making an appearance this year include Warwick Davies, Elizabeth Henstridge, Willa Holland, and Jeremy Shada who plays the voice of Finn in the fabulous Adventure Time. Priority tickets can be bought in advance and give you a two-hour head start on the general entry times. See the MCM Comic Con website for more information. Read our round-up of Comic Con 2015 highlights

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ExCeL London , Custom House Friday May 27 2016 - Sunday May 29 2016

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cookie c
cookie c

Not much on then, London, bloody expensive but boring events

E B
E B

@cookie c Try the 'FREE' section. Title's a bit of a give away.

Joseph N
Joseph N

why does the gallery shut at 2pm!

Simona D
Simona D

Hello,


I am glad to join you. I would like to know what events could be next Saturday. Will be my Birthday and I would like to go out with my friends.

Thanks