London events > London events in October > London events on 19th October Need some inspiration for 19th October? Edward Elgar premiered his Pomp and Circumstance March on this day in 1901, which has gone on to become a firm favourite at Last Night of the Proms. Why not see if there are any Elgar recitals playing today? Or maybe another classical concert instead? Music, comedy & film All the music concerts and comedy gigs in London on Thursday 19th October Show all music, comedy to 19th 21st Oct 2017 • Comedy Store Tom Wrigglesworth is one of our best new comedians, and will be appearing at London's Comedy Store.
Theatre shows Go and watch a play on Thursday 19 October, or one of London’s musicals Show all theatre to 19th 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 19 October for one of these family events Show all kid’s events to 19th 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 Thursday 19th October and see an exhibition Show all exhibitions to 19th Oct 21st Jan 2018 • Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery's 'Cooks, Waiters and Bellboys' exhibition will include some portraits by French artist Chaim Soutine.
Royal & Religious Why not try one of these religious services or Royal events on 19 October? Show royal, religious to 19th 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 19 October Show all political, military to 19th 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 Thursday 19th October Show all tours to 19th 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.
Classical music How about watching an opera, ballet, or listening to some classical music? Show all classical to 19th 19th Oct 2017 • Barbican Hall Join the London Symphony Orchestra for an evening of works by Thomas Ades, Mendelssohn and Brahms at Barbican Hall.
Free events There are lots of free events happening in London on the 19 October Show all free events to 19th 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 Thursday 19th October Show other events to 19th 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 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. Every day • Wellington Arch The balconies on Wellington Arch have views of Constitution Hill, Apsley House and part of Buckingham Palace's gardens.