40 Free Events, Activities and Things to Do in London

If you’re in London on a budget, don’t worry, there are plenty of events for you to choose from, too. Check out the article where we put together a list of activities and events you won’t have to pay for!

If you’re into sports, you’ll be able to find a free running group or a yoga class. Do you like music? There’s a free concert waiting for you! Keen on art? Find an exhibition or a museum free of charge! Whatever it is that sparks your interest, you can always have fun in London even with a tight budget.

There are free lifestyle gatherings and cultural events to enjoy in London. You won't miss online happenings… It’s so easy to find something that suits you!

And don’t forget to check out the best free activities of London: #LadiesoftheStave : networking / training day for female musical directors, Open Church House & Anniversary Service of Thanksgiving and Celebration, and City Of London: Slave Trade Money Trail Tour [Black History Month Special].

#LadiesoftheStave : networking / training day for female musical directors
#LadiesoftheStave : networking / training day for female musical directors
Ladies Of The Stave, in association with The Musicians Union Present : A Training Day for Female Musical DirectorsLadies Of The Stave, in association with The Musicians Union Present : A Networkin ...
1 October
Open Church House & Anniversary Service of Thanksgiving and Celebration
Open Church House & Anniversary Service of Thanksgiving and Celebration
Open Church House at 86 Tavistock Place and A Service of Thanksgiving and Celebration of the URC's 50th anniversaryOn Saturday 1 October 2022, join us in London to give thanks and to celebrate the ...
1 October
City Of London: Slave Trade Money Trail Tour [Black History Month Special]
City Of London: Slave Trade Money Trail Tour [Black History Month Special]
Find out how London keeps its memory of the glorification of stolen African lives that capitalised the "streets paved with gold".The first European nation to engage in the Transatlantic Slave Trad ...
1 October
StartUp UK Saturday: One day business class in London
StartUp UK Saturday: One day business class in London
A fun and friendly, one-day workshop for entrepreneurs who want to grow their business.StartUp SaturdayJoin Enterprise Nation, the UK’s leading small business network, to get support on your busin ...
1 October
Brixton Vintage Kilo Sale
Brixton Vintage Kilo Sale
Don't make the real fright this Halloween be a fast fashion disaster. Get your spooky costume sorted affordably AND sustainably with us! Make 2022 the year you find and wear your clothing more sus ...
1 October
Dog's Day Out
Dog's Day Out
RESCHEDULED DATE!!! Empathy Animals presents Dog's Day Out Dog Show now on Saturday 1st October.RESCHEDULED DATE DUE TO THE QUEEN'S MOURNING PERIOD.NEW DATE SATURDAY 1ST OCTOBER Bring your pooc ...
1 October
Morning Gloryville ADDICTIVE BEAT
Morning Gloryville ADDICTIVE BEAT
It's RAVE time! Join your sober raving tribe on Saturday 1st October at 9am to dance your heart out. We can't wait to see you there!ADDICTIVE BEAT! 🎵Let's go! It's time for us to unite on the so ...
1 October
Model Casting for Studio101 AfterHours "Halloween Special"
Model Casting for Studio101 AfterHours "Halloween Special"
We have an amazing opportunity for models to be part of a R.P.J. production at our next After Hours event, this time a Halloween special!Studio 101 is teaming up with the fabulous Reuben. P. Josep ...
1 October
The Creative Hub : Third Edition x The Creative Camp
The Creative Hub : Third Edition x The Creative Camp
The first of its kind The Creative Hub hosts its first ever creative camp. Spend the day networking with creatives..The Event Brief : The first of its kind The Creative Hub hosts its first ever cr ...
1 October
Gather Round Autumn Open Day
Gather Round Autumn Open Day
Gather Round, a new seasonal open day at Camden Art Centre to celebrate and try different creative activities taking place in our centre.Gather Round – Autumn Open Day Saturday 1st October, 11am-5 ...
1 October
FREE Repair, Reuse and Upcycling Event: Meet the experts/Attend workshops
FREE Repair, Reuse and Upcycling Event: Meet the experts/Attend workshops
Learn how to Repair Reuse and Upcycle your furniture and home furnishings. Meet the experts and take part in hands on workshops!Keen to learn how to update a tired looking piece of furniture? Thin ...
1 October
Halloween Hunt
Halloween Hunt
Cavapoos of London and Maltipoos of London Halloween HuntWe are so excited to announce our big and fab-BOO-lous Halloween Treasure Hunt 👻🎉🔍🎁 After the amazing success of our Easter Hunt, the hunt ...
2 October
A South London Makers Market at Gipsy Hill
A South London Makers Market at Gipsy Hill
Come to our FREE end of Summer party! Shop with 35 small businesses, drink craft beer, eat street food and listen to great musicWe're bringing together South London's finest for a full fun day fes ...
2 October
BAZAR FASHION
BAZAR FASHION
Um Bazar Fashion da modelo e influencer Rhafaella Morandi em parceria com o Connected Women Club, no St. Paul's Boutique Hotel em LondresRhafaella Morandi is a very well know Brazilian model based ...
2 October
Walthamstow's Radical Women Walking Tour
Walthamstow's Radical Women Walking Tour
Come follow in the footsteps of Walthamstow's radical women on this local heritage walking tourMany are rightfully proud of Walthamstow's most famous resident, William Morris. But the great man's ...
2 October
Hackney Preloved Vintage Kilo
Hackney Preloved Vintage Kilo
We're back once again Hackney! As always shop sustainable fashion straight from the Round Chapel!Brought to you by Preloved Kilo Ltd, the UK’s largest independent kilo company! Shop through over 6 ...
2 October
Chelsea Vintage Second Life Fashion Pop-Up
Chelsea Vintage Second Life Fashion Pop-Up
Hello Chelsea!All tickets are refundable when you checkout at the event on any purchase amount. What will I find? A great atmosphere and thousands of pre-loved, quality designer vintage garments f ...
2 October
The Copper Fruit Pop Up Shop at John Lewis, Brent Cross
The Copper Fruit Pop Up Shop at John Lewis, Brent Cross
We are very excited to share that we are hosting a pop up shop at John Lewis and Partners as part of the Great British Pop Up for a week.During Black History Month, The Copper Fruit is set to brin ...
3 October
BCS Women AGM and The Future of Tech and AI
BCS Women AGM and The Future of Tech and AI
BCS Women AGM followed by Sarah Burnett talking about her book ‘The Autonomous Enterprise – Powered by AISPEAKERSarah BurnettAGENDA 6 to 6.30pm AGM 6.30 to 8pm Talk 8 to 8.30pm networking SYNOPSIS ...
3 October
Bypassing Banks Using Tech
Bypassing Banks Using Tech
This lecture discusses the technological innovations that are responsible for this competition: crypto, big data, and AI.Financial intermediaries, like banks, mutual funds and brokers, who connect ...
3 October
Women in Tech Career Accelerator
Women in Tech Career Accelerator
Are you a woman looking to kick start or boost your career in tech? Join us for free!Meet fascinating speakers, exceptional employers and fantastic talent – like you!About this event:Are you a wom ...
4 October
Founders Live London
Founders Live London
The Ultimate Entrepreneurial Experience and Pitch CompetitionWe are excited to relaunch Founders Live London in-person!Hosted in-person and online by early-stage startup specialist Seven Jacobs, F ...
4 October
Go Africa Festival of Arts Black History Month at Islington Town Hall
Go Africa Festival of Arts Black History Month at Islington Town Hall
Go Africa: A movement mobilising the African & Caribbean creative communities to come together to showcase talent, art and culture in LondonWe are pleased to announce that we will be hosted by Isl ...
4 October
Author Andreena Leeanne CHARRED Anniversary Tour at North Chingford Library
Author Andreena Leeanne CHARRED Anniversary Tour at North Chingford Library
Author and Inspirational Speaker Andreena Leeanne CHARRED Anniversary Tour @North Chingford LibraryCome along and join us with Author and Inspirational Speaker Andreena Leeanne, she will be delive ...
4 October
Women in Technology Student Sign Up
Women in Technology Student Sign Up
Join us for an evening of networking and learning organized by STEM non-profit, WInsightful, and Amazon's AWS GetIT education program.WInsightful and AWS GetIT are collaborating to host a networki ...
4 October
Zooki presents: Let's Talk Menopause
Zooki presents: Let's Talk Menopause
Zooki presents: Let's Talk MenopauseIs your company doing enough? Menopausal women are the fastest growing demographic in the workplace, yet the corporate response remains dated and one-dimensiona ...
4 October
RIBA + VitrA Talk: Nurturing Spaces: Designing for Dementia
RIBA + VitrA Talk: Nurturing Spaces: Designing for Dementia
What does a safe, sensitive space look like to those with dementia?Join us for this thought-provoking and insightful event, that will bring together leading names within the field, who have resear ...
4 October
Anti-Racism and Health: Levels of Health Intervention by Prof Camara Jones
Anti-Racism and Health: Levels of Health Intervention by Prof Camara Jones
Professor Camara Jones will make the case that “racial” health disparities cannot be eliminated until racism is named and addressed.In this, the first in a series of three public lectures on Anti- ...
4 October
Panel Discussion: Women in Photography
Panel Discussion: Women in Photography
Panel on women in photography, hosted by the Kraszna-Krausz Foundation and the Parasol Foundation Women in Photography project at the V&A;Hosted by Fiona Rogers (inaugural Curator of the Parasol F ...
5 October
Content Creator & Influencer Tech Live
Content Creator & Influencer Tech Live
THE UK SHOWCASE FOR THE TECHNOLOGY BEHIND CREATING GREAT SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENTContent Creator & Influencer Tech Live at Olympia, London is the ultimate 2-day technology showcase curated for con ...
5 October
Living with the Eugenic Past
Living with the Eugenic Past
We have an international group of distinguished speakers who will take up the question of how best to live with the eugenic past.2022 marks the bicentenary of the birth of two men whose pioneering ...
5 October
Women Who Code: Defining your own path to become a technical leader
Women Who Code: Defining your own path to become a technical leader
Join us for conversation over nibbles & drinks on "Navigating common pressures & defining your own path to become a technical leader"!About this eventWelcome to Women who Code! This is an intimate ...
5 October
Johannes Bronkhorst
Johannes Bronkhorst
The Psychology of YogaBoth classical Yoga and the Buddhist practices that influenced it were concerned with a psychological transformation of the practitioner. Psychology and neuroscience have rec ...
5 October
Subak Climate Summit
Subak Climate Summit
The Summit convenes stakeholders from for-profit and not-for-profit climate sectors to rapidly accelerate the pace of innovation and action.The Subak Climate Summit is a startup, data, and funding ...
5 October
Hypnobirthing Essentials
Hypnobirthing Essentials
Hypnobirthing essentials and understanding the science behind how it all works with The New Parent CompanyWhat is hypnobirthing? Or should it be hyp-know-birthing? Join us for an evening to help y ...
5 October
Women and Wealth: How to have a better relationship
Women and Wealth: How to have a better relationship
Build your financial confidence with Natasha Percy-Baxter of PercyBaxter Wealth ManagementWomen and Wealth: how to have a better relationship with moneyBeginning with an exploration of the financi ...
5 October
Women's Therapeutic Group in Brockley, London
Women's Therapeutic Group in Brockley, London
Learn about yourself and how you relate to others via our ongoing weekly therapeutic group for anyone who identifies as a woman. Are feeling isolated? Do you feel lonely in yourself and/ or whe ...
6 October
Selfridges In Conversation…Getting into Tech
Selfridges In Conversation…Getting into Tech
We're Back Again!Selfridges are hosting another Selfridges In Conversation With, and this time will be at our Oxford Street Store! This in-person event at Selfridges will shine a spotlight on Wome ...
6 October
Universal Health Coverage: more than just old wine in a new bottle?
Universal Health Coverage: more than just old wine in a new bottle?
2022 hybrid OHE Annual Lecture - Universal Health Coverage: more than just old wine in a new bottle?Universal Health Coverage: more than just old wine in a new bottle? EDDY VAN DOORSLAER | PROFESS ...
6 October
AR Interactive Exhibition: Innovation for Sustainable Future PRIVATE VIEW
AR Interactive Exhibition: Innovation for Sustainable Future PRIVATE VIEW
An interactive exhibition touching on challenges of the Sustainable Development Goals set up by the United Nations in 2015.Exhibition dates: 6 October - 2 December 202212 Star Gallery, Europe Hous ...
6 October
40 Free Events, Activities and Things to Do in London

Whichever event you decide to attend, we’re sure you will have lots of fun! To find even more exciting events, explore London by category: check the latest beauty and fashion trends, make new friends, enjoy a concert of your favorite band, go spiritual, relish art, party like never before, take a tour, polish a skill, advance in your career, get healthy, enjoy some family time, get down to the IT business, or find an activity you can do at home.

The choice is yours!

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