Top 5 Cheap/Free Events in London this Weekend 12 - 14 May - Broke in London

Top 5 Cheap/Free Events in London this Weekend 12 – 14 May

The best budget things to do this weekend!

By Steph Dye (follow Steph on Twitter: @HelloIAmSteph)

Whether you have just a few minutes spare or the whole weekend free to explore the cite, make the absolute most of your time and check out our list of the best, budget happenings this weekend. What are you waiting for? Go out and make the most of your precious time off!

#1 | Artist’s Open House | Dulwich | Free

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Artists open house ©

For one weekend only, the doors of many of Dulwich’s finest artists will be thrown open, giving you the opportunity to explore their workspaces and studios.

When: Saturday 13 – Sunday 14 May 2017.
Where: Across Dulwich.
Cost: Free.

#2 | Streatham Common Kite Day | Streatham | Free

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Streatham Common Kite Day ©

See some of the most colourful, crazy and downright huge kites being flown over the Common on the 19th annual kite day in Streatham.

When: Sunday 14 May 2017 (11am-5pm).
Where: Streatham Common.
Cost: Free.

#3 | Artch Music and Beer Festival | London Bridge | Free

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Artch Festival ©

Great, freshly brewed beer from Fourpure, pizza, artwork, live music and DJs. What more could you need?

When: Saturday 13 – Sunday 14 May 2017.
Where: The Underdog, ARCH 6, Crucifix Lane, London Bridge, SE1 3JW.
Cost: Free.

#4 | Femmme Fraiche | Dalston | Free/£6

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Femmme Fraiche

Celebrating female house and techno DJs, this night addresses the inequality in electronic music (plus, it’s a great opportunity dance away the evening at the Dalston Superstore).

When: Saturday 13  May 2017 (9pm-3am).
Where: 117 Kingsland High St, London E8 2PB.
Cost: Free before 10pm, £6 after.

#5 | Barnes’ Childrens’ Literature Festival | Barnes | £5

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Barnes Children’s Festival ©

Find author talks, workshops, story time, craft sessions, music, film as well as much much more at London’s biggest children’s literary festival.

When: Saturday 13 – Sunday 14 May 2017.
Where: Across Barnes.
Cost: £5 per activity.