London events > London events in October > London events on 2nd October Need some inspiration for 2nd October? Londoner’s saw their first red double-decker bus on this day in 1925. Unfortunately you can’t ride those ones anymore, but they do still run a few of the 1960s ones on the No.9 and No.15 routes. You might like the No.11 route as well – they call it London’s cheapest sightseeing bus. Music, comedy & film All the music concerts and comedy gigs in London on Monday 2nd October Show all music, comedy to 2nd 13th Oct 2017 • Soho Theatre Alex Horne will be leading 'The Horne Section' in a live music and comedy variety show at the Soho Theatre.
Theatre shows Go and watch a play on Monday 2 October, or one of London’s musicals Show all theatre to 2nd 21st Oct 2017 • Lyttelton Theatre 'Jane Eyre' will be coming to the National Theatre with an innovative re-imagining of Charlotte Bronte's masterpiece.
Family & Kid’s events Take your kids to London on the 2 October for one of these family events Show all kid’s events to 2nd Oct 7th Jan 2018 • Piccadilly Theatre One of the world's favourite family musicals, Annie, is back in the West End for a run at the Piccadilly Theatre.
Art & Museums Visit an art gallery or museum on Monday 2nd October and see an exhibition Show all exhibitions to 2nd Oct 25th Feb 2018 • V&A 'Passion, Power and Politics' explores the history of opera from its origins in late-Renaissance Italy, right up to the present day.
Royal & Religious Why not try one of these religious services or Royal events on 2 October? Show royal, religious to 2nd Oct 28th Feb 2018 • Kensington Palace The 'Her Fashion Story' exhibition at Kensington Palace showcases some of the most famous dresses worn by Princess Diana.
Political & Military Parades are always popular with tourists – here are some on the 2 October Show all political, military to 2nd Oct 2nd Dec 2017 • Noël Coward Theatre Martin Freeman and Sarah Lancashire will be starring in James Graham's sharp new political play, 'Labour of Love'.
Sightseeing tours Sightseeing buses, boat tours and guided walks on Monday 2nd October Show all tours to 2nd Oct 5th Nov 2017 • Jason’s Trip Jason's Trip runs a beautiful painted 100-year old canal boat down the Regent's Canal, from Little Venice to Camden Lock.
How about watching an opera, ballet, or listening to some classical music?
Every day • Royal Albert Hall This guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall will take you inside one of the balcony boxes for a fantastic view of the auditorium.
Free events There are lots of free events happening in London on the 2 October Show all free events to 2nd 29th Oct 2017 • Guildhall Art Gallery The skull of a Roman gladiator will be returning to the amphitheatre where he lost his life, in the basement of the Guildhall Art Gallery.
Other London events Don’t forget these other good events in London on Monday 2nd October Show other events 2nd October 2017 • Lyttelton Theatre Steven Berkoff will be talking to Geoff Colman about his long career in TV, film and theatre at the National Theatre. to 2nd 8th Oct 2017 • Photographer’s Gallery The Photographer's Gallery will be putting on an exhibition called 'Cathedral of the Pines' by American artist Gregory Crewdson. to 2nd 31st Oct 2017 • St. James’s Park Have a nice, relaxing sit-down and doing a bit of people-watching in one of London's Royal parks, by hiring out a deckchair.