London events > London events in October > London events on 28th October Need some inspiration for 28th October? Queen Victoria reopened the Royal Exchange on this day in 1844, following a disastrous fire in 1838. The Royal Exchange is one of the London’s most beautiful buildings, full of very expensive shops, and sits on a junction with Mansion House and the Bank of England. Music, comedy & film All the music concerts and comedy gigs in London on Saturday 28th October Show all music, comedy 28th October 2017 • London Palladium Ralph McTell will be playing songs from his new album at the London Palladium -- and 'Streets of London' as well, of course! 28th October 2017 • Prince Charles Cinema The Prince Charles Cinema will be showing six classic horror movies back-to-back in a movie marathon all-nighter.
Theatre shows Go and watch a play on Saturday 28 October, or one of London’s musicals Show all theatre to 28th Oct 25th Nov 2017 • Hampstead Theatre 'The Slaves of Solitude' tells the story of an improbable heroine stuck inside a boring boarding house during World War II. to 28th Oct 5th Nov 2017 • Old Vic Help Dr Seuss's Lorax save the world from a greedy, tree-chopping businessman called The Once-ler, at the Old Vic Theatre.
Family & Kid’s events Take your kids to London on the 28 October for one of these family events Show all kid’s events to 28th Oct 25th Nov 2017 • Golden Hinde Become part of Sir Francis Drake's pirate crew and spend a night sleeping on the gun deck of the Golden Hinde. to 28th 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 Saturday 28th October and see an exhibition Show all exhibitions 28th October 2017 • Benjamin Franklin House Discover the story of the Craven Street bones, which were uncovered in the basement of the Benjamin Franklin House.
Royal & Religious Why not try one of these religious services or Royal events on 28 October? Show royal, religious 28th October 2017 • Hampton Court Palace Pretend you're Henry VIII and spend an entire night eating and sleeping inside Hampton Court Palace.
Political & Military Parades are always popular with tourists – here are some on the 28 October Show all political, military to 28th 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 Saturday 28th October Show all tours Every Saturday & Sunday (Apr to Oct only) • The City Explore some of the prettiest and most historic gardens and churchyards in the City of London, on this 2-hour walking tour.
Classical music How about watching an opera, ballet, or listening to some classical music? Show all classical 28th October 2017 • Royal Albert Hall Hear Carl Orff's 'Carmina Burana' sung like you've never heard it sung before -- with 400 voices at the Royal Albert Hall.
Free events There are lots of free events happening in London on the 28 October Show all free events to 28th Oct 4th Feb 2018 • Serpentine Gallery The Serpentine Gallery will be putting on an exhibition of work by Wade Guyton, called 'Das New Yorker Atelier, Abridged'.
Other London events Don’t forget these other good events in London on Saturday 28th October Show other events to 28th 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. Every Saturday • Portobello Road Portobello Road is home to the UK's most famous antiques market, with over 100,000 people browsing hundreds of stalls. Every day • O2 Arena Climb up The O2's roof and enjoy a spectacular 360 degree view of the London skyline from the viewing platform at the top.