Put your money away! Here are the week’s best free events
‘In and Out of Warhol’s Orbit’
Photojournalist Nat Finkelstein spent three years as in-house photographer at Andy Warhol’s Factory studio in the 1960s. This exhibition showcases his candid photos of the artists, producers and musicians who worked and hung out in NYC back then. Expect snaps of Bob Dylan, The Velvet Underground and Warhol himself. Proud Central. Tube: Charing Cross. Thu Apr 11-Jun 9.
Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day
It’s that time of year again where Ben & Jerry’s hands out free ice cream, because why not? Find out where you can scoop up a freebie on the Ben & Jerry’s website and then get down there between noon and 8pm. You can totally go back for seconds, too. Various locations. Tue Apr 9.
Halo Top ice cream
One day of free ice cream not enough? There’s more cool treats up for grabs this Thursday and Friday in Russell Square, where Halo Top is turning a phone box into an ice-cream freezer stuffed with goodies. Sounds like a pretty sweet deal. Russell Square. Tube: Russell Square. Thu Apr 11-Fri Apr 12.
Maitre Choux giveaway
The South Kensington branch of Maitre Choux is celebrating four sweet years. To mark the occasion, it’s giving away 50 chouquettes (mini pastries, FYI). It kicks off at 10am so get there early for a sugar rush. Maitre Choux. Tube: South Kensington. Mon Apr 15.
Richmond and Islington are two of London’s most stressed-out areas according to a recent survey. To help residents get some zen, MoreYoga is hosting free sessions every Wednesday this month in various boroughs. Book a spot online. Various locations. Wed Apr 10.