The best budget things to do this weekend!
By Steph Dye (follow Steph on Twitter: @HelloIAmSteph)
Finally as the weather changes and the nights draw in, it’s really beginning to feel like autumn and all we at Broke in London feel like doing is curling up under our duvets. However there are so many things to go out and do at the weekend, it would be a shame not to share them with you guys! Whether it’s fashion, food and drink or fun you’re after, we’ve got you covered, all for less than a fiver a person. Still itching for more? Check out our top ten free things to do this October: you’ve still got plenty of time to try them all out…
#1 | EasyJet presents…Why Not? | Shoreditch | Free
EasyJet are bringing Europe to Shoreditch in this immersive theatre experience. An airplane door will appear over the weekend ready to whisk you away… but to where?
When: Friday 14th October-Saturday 15th October (11am-9pm).
Where: 3-10 Shoreditch High Street, E1 6PG.
#2 | KERB’s 4th Birthday | King’s Cross | £4.71
KERB is excited to be celebrating it’s fourth birthday in London with a big, blowout part in King’s Cross. There will be food, drinks and music, all for £4! What more could you ask for?
Where: West Handyside Canopy, King’s Cross, N1C 4AA
When: Friday 14th October (5pm-11pm).
Cost: £4 + a 71p card charge for booking the tickets online.
#3 | Diwali on the Square | Trafalgar Square | Free
A great festival for all the family, this celebration of light and new beginnings is an all singing, all dancing, fun day out. There will be lots of performances, a meditation tent and a food bazaar.
Where: Trafalgar Square, Westminster, WC2N 5DN.
When: Sunday 16th October (12pm onwards).
#4 | OktoBeerFest | Walthamstow | Free
A showcase of the independent Wild Card brewery’s range of 30+ beers, as well as special raspberry wheat beer brewed especially for the occasion. Families are welcome during the day, whilst DJs will be spinning the decks in the evening.
Where: Unit 7, Ravenswood Industrial Estate, Shernall Street, Walthamstow, E17 9HQ.
When: Friday 14th October (5pm-late), Saturday 15th – Sunday 16th October (11am-late).
#5 | Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair | Clerkenwell | £4
One of the most fabulous vintage fairs in London, you can pick up designer labels, clothing and accessories all for a fraction of the original price. And you can guarantee, no one will be wearing the same as you!
Where: Rosebery Avenue, EC1R 4RP.
When: Sunday 16th October (11am-4pm).
Cost: £4, but you can get 2 for 1 entry if you buy the tickets online.