EVENTS 

Winter 2019

Here's a selection of events and other lovely things to do in and around Canary Wharf or further afield,  that we have handpicked for you. 

Remember, it's always best to double check with the venue/ organisers before you plan your trip to avoid disappointment.

 
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FEBRUARY

THE GOOSE WHO FLEW - Theatre

Heartfelt story about the importance of compassion, community and understanding. 

Fri 1, Sat 2 Feb

Age: 3 - 7

Half Moon Theatre, Limehouse.

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LITTLE GIFT - Theatre

Beautiful and optimistic story about a friendship waiting to grow, from multi award-winners M6 Theatre and Andy Manley. 

Sat 2 Feb

Age: 3 - 7

Stratford Circus, Stratford.

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CIRCLES IN THE SAND - Theatre

Join us in a world of buckets, castle building, spinning and tumbling. 

Fri 8, Sat 9 Feb

Age: 0 - 3

Half Moon Theatre, Limehouse.

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HIPPITY HOP - Theatre

Experience the poetry, puppetry, music and movement of the first ever interactive hip hop show for young children.

Fri 8, Sat 9 Feb

Age: 2 - 5

Stratford Circus, Stratford.

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CHINESE NEW YEAR in GREENWICH

FREE

See traditional lion dances by Step Out Arts and song and dance from the Shanghai Theatre Academy.

Sat 9 Feb

National Maritime Museum, Greenwich.

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CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS, WESTEND

FREE

Chinese New Year Parade

Sun 10 Feb

Charing Cross, Shafestbury Avenue, China Town Trafalgar Square.

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ROMAN LONDON FAMILY WALK

Go back 2,000 years and walk the streets of Roman Londinium!

Organised by the Museum of London.

Sun 10 Feb to Sat 27 April.

Age: 5+

City of London.

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SOUNDPIT

Soundpit echoes synaesthesia, a phenomenon where a sense in one part of the body stimulates another sense at the same time, such as ‘hearing colour’.

Wed 13 Feb - Sun 2 June 

Royal Festival Hall, Southbank.

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PEPPA PIG: MY FIRST CONCERT

Fun, interactive introduction to live orchestra for the whole family, from 18 months upwards.

Fri 15- Sun 17 February

Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank.

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ICE RINK CANARY WHARF

Until Sat 16 February

Canada Square, Canary Wharf.

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MOLE AND GECKO: THE SHOW - Theatre

Interactive rap musical that you (the audience) help create, featuring live songs, rap stories, and instant poems.

Sat 16 Feb

Age: 5+

Half Moon Theatre, Limehouse.

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THE 8-14'S STUDIO: PLAY SOUND VOICE - Workshop

FREE

You will be playing with tech, your voice and movement to explore art in the gallery.

Sat 16 Feb

Age: 8 - 14

Tate Modern, Bankside.

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TREE PLANTING -  Bow Beasties Wildlife Club

FREE

Sun 17 Feb

Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park, Mile End.

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WE'RE GOING ON A BEAR HUNT -  Film live in Concert

Monday 18 Feb

Age: 3+

Royal Festival Hall.

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GET YOUR SKATES ON! -  Multi-activity

FREE

Ice skating, climbing, cycling, fairground rides, basketball, tennis, athletics, football, boccia, coconut shy, arts and crafts etc...

Wednesday 20 Feb

Bethnal Green Gardens.

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HENRY V WORKSHOP - Workshop

Families learn about the plot, characters and language of Henry V through active participation and play.

Tues 19, Thurs 21, Sat 23 February

Age: 9 - 12

Shakespeare's Globe, Bankside

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IF ALL THE WORLD WERE PAPER - Theatre

Interactive rap musical that you (the audience) help create, featuring live songs, rap stories, and instant poems.

Sat 23 Feb

Age: 3 - 6

Half Moon Theatre, Limehouse.

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AMATEUR ASTRONOMY FOR BEGINNERS - Workshop

Tuesday 26 February

Royal Observatory, Greenwich

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TED'S SPACE ADVENTURE - Planetarium Show

Journey throughout the Solar System, learning about the things we find there and how they affect us.

Weekends and holidays

Age: 7 and under.

Royal Observatory, Greenwich

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THE SUN: LIVING WITH OUR STAR - Exhibition

Discover the incredible story of our closest star—the Sun—through fun hands-on experiences, unique objects, and stunning imagery.

Until 6 May 2019.

FREE for kids aged 16 and under.

Science Museum, South Kensington

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MARCH

 

OUT OF THE HAT - Theatre

A story about friendship and true magic, with lively songs by Tom Gray of Gomez, that will have everyone joining in. 

Sat 2 March

Age: 2 - 8

Half Moon Theatre, Limehouse.

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CRAFTY KIDS PARTY - Workshop

Women of the world inspired puppet making.

Sat 2 March

Age: 4 - 12

Poplar Union, Poplart

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JACK AND THE BEAN STALK - Theatre

Sat 9 March

Age: 3+

Half Moon Theatre, Limehouse.

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NOISY HOLIDAY - Theatre

A funny story about going on holiday, with silliness and mischief for the whole family.

Sat 16 March

Age: 3+

Half Moon Theatre, Limehouse.

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THE 8-14'S STUDIO: PLAY SOUND VOICE - Workshop

FREE

You will be playing with tech, your voice and movement to explore art in the gallery.

Sat 16 March

Age: 8 - 14

Tate Modern, Bankside.

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DENS, FIRE & MARSHMALLOWS -  Bow Beasties Wildlife Club

FREE

Sun 17 March

Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park, Mile End.

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MINI MARATHON TRIALS

Children aged 11 - 17 are invited to try out for Tower Hamlets' Virgin Mini London Marathon team. 

FREE

Sun 17 March

Mile End Stadium, Mile End.

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HANSEL AND GRETEL - Theatre

A feast of delicious music, dynamic scenery and knock-your-socks-off puppetry. 

Sat 23 March

Age: 3+

Half Moon Theatre, Limehouse.

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TED'S SPACE ADVENTURE - Planetarium Show

Journey throughout the Solar System, learning about the things we find there and how they affect us..

Weekends and holidays

Age: 7 and under.

Royal Observatory, Greenwich

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ROMAN LONDON FAMILY WALK

Go back 2,000 years and walk the streets of Roman Londinium!

Organised by the Museum of London.

Sun 10 Feb to Sat 27 April.

Age: 5+

City of London.

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A BEAUTIFUL PLANET 

Meet the ISS crew members in an immersive IMAX presentation on one of the biggest screens in the UK.

Until 19 July 2019.

Science Museum, South Kensington

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Women's Race

Be safe & have fun!

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