Wow its been a while since I’ve done one these posts. This weekend is looking lovely weather wise so time to get out there and enjoy all the fantastic things London has to offer. So far this is what Miss lanky has discovered.
Foodies Festival, Battersea Park, 29, 30, 31st July.
Starting today, get down to Battersea Park for The Foodies festival. Watch award winning chefs demonstrate their favourite meals and sample dishes from London’s top restaurants.
Visit http://www.foodiesfestival.com/london/ to buy tickets.
Pizza in the Piazza
Work near Canary Wharf? Or looking for something to do during your lunch break? All week beer brand Birra Moretti have been turning London squares into Italian Piazzas. Head down there to learn to make authentic gourmet pizzas under the instruction of an Italian food guru and grab a few free beers.
From 11am to 4pm today.
If you find yourself shopping in Knightsbridge (I wish!) pop into Gino’s pop ice cream stall to cool down from the sun. Ooh Gelato… yum!
For more info visit www.ginogelato.com/
Calling all you Vintage Vixens!
“Whether your thing is swing, rockabilly, mod, soul, funk, disco, ska, electro, cabaret, film, art or design, or if you just want to dress up and get an authentic make-over for a day, Vintage at Southbank Centre is a sensual delight, a big dressing-up box, a collector’s dream and a joyous creative feast for all ages. For one glamorous weekend we celebrate the music, fashion, film, art, design, and dance from the 1920s to the 1980s (and maybe even a peek at the early ‘90s) that has made Britain the world’s creative and cultural hotbed…”
To buy tickets visit http://www.vintagebyhemingway.co.uk/about/vintage-at-southbank-centre
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London Street Photography Festival, 29th – 31st July
In it’s first year the festival is a celebration of the world’s best street photography through a series of exhibitions and events at venues including the National Portrait Gallery, the V&A, the British Library, the German Gymnasium and St Pancras International.