Things to Do: the Five Es Weekly GuideMonday, October 03, 2016
It’s Frieze Week, it’s National Champagne Week, it’s generally a great week to get out of the house and do things. Just for you, we’ve rounded up over 10 things to do in London this week. Don’t be daunted! We’ve tidily arranged them under each of the Five Es so you can skip ahead to the E that makes you go “yasss!”
the Five Es is quite the handy lifestyle tool, if we do say so ourselves. Enjoy!
What: Go to Gin School
Why: Meet the Maker of Adnams, learn about gin profiles, and have a free Gin & Tonic or Gin Martini!
When: Monday 3rd October, 18:30 - 20:30
Where: Charlotte's Bistro, 6 Turnham Green Terrace, W4 1QP
How much: Free entry, no booking required
|What: Get a taste of modern day Lima |
Why: In the heart of Fitzrovia, a new restaurant opens it doors to the public this Thursday. Showcasing the mouth-watering flavours of modern day Lima, Pisqu at Rathbone Place offers an experience of authentic Peruvian cuisine. Check it out before your friends do, because your read the Five Es and you stay knowing.
When: dinner starts on Thursday 6th October
Where: Pisqu, 23 Rathbone Place, W1T 1HZ
How much: ££, book at pisqulondon.com
|What: Bag yourself a bargain at the Mulberry sample sale |
Why: Mulberry makes dependable work bags!
When: Monday 3rd - Friday 7th October, 09:00 - 20:00
Where: The Music Room, 26 South Molton Lane, W1K 5LF
How much: Free entry, make sure you RSVP here
|What: Save up to 75% at the 3.1 Philip Lim sample sale |
Why: The question is why you need compelling...
When: Friday 7th October, 09:00 - 20:00
Where: 93 Mortimer Street, Marylebone, W1W 7SS
How much: Free entry, RSVP by joining curate here
|What: Catch the Jasper Conran sample sale |
Why: Get clean, contemporary staples for A/W.
When: Thursday 6th October, 10:00 - 16:00
Where: Jasper Conran, 1-7 Rostrevor Mews, SW6 5AZ
How much: Free Entry
EXPERIMENT this week
|What: Get (Sky) High (on yoga) |
Why: Because why not have your morning stretch against the backdrop of sunrise bathing the city? Plus the Sky Garden itself is a gorgeous and photo-ready setting and if you didn’t put it on the gram, did you even yoga bro?
When: scan for a class here
Where: 1 Sky Garden Walk, EC3M 8AF
How much: £20.00 + £1.00 booking fee
ENVISAGE this week
What: Private View: Picasso on Paper
Why: The Omer Tiroche Gallery has put together a collection of thirty works on paper, Pablo Picasso’s most personal. On the opening night, Mr Tiroche himself will talk guests through the pieces, an insight not to be missed.
When: Opening Tuesday 4th October, 18:00 - 21:00 | Exhibiting until Wednesday 16th November
Where: Omer Tiroche Gallery, 21 Conduit Street, W1S 2XP
How much: Free entry
|What: 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair |
Why: Celebrate the diversity and wealth of Africa’s artistic scene across its 54 nations. Encounter the artists themselves before they head off to New York.
When: Thursday 6th - Sunday 9th October, 11:00-19:00 each day except Sunday. Sunday closing time: 18:00
Where: Somerset House, Strand, WC2R 1LA
How much: Day ticket £15, under 12s free | Book Here