London events > London events in October > London events on 5th October Need some inspiration for 5th October? The very first episode of Monty Python’s Flying Circus aired on this day in 1969, so why not keep up the comedy theme by going to a stand-up show? Or you could go and watch a comedy at the Prince Charles Cinema or one of the big Leicester Square cinemas. Music, comedy & film All the music concerts and comedy gigs in London on Thursday 5th October Show all music, comedy 5th October 2017 • Royal Albert Hall Country music stars Little Big Town are coming to London in October for a show at the Royal Albert Hall.
Theatre shows Go and watch a play on Thursday 5 October, or one of London’s musicals Show all theatre to 5th Oct 6th Jan 2018 • Wyndham’s Theatre 'Heisenberg: The Uncertainty Principle' follows two complete strangers after they meet each other in a crowded station.
Family & Kid’s events Take your kids to London on the 5 October for one of these family events Show all kid’s events to 5th 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 5th October and see an exhibition Show all exhibitions to 5th Oct 2nd Apr 2018 • National Gallery The National Gallery's "Reflections' exhibition will explain how Van Eyck's 'Arnolfini Portrait' influenced the Pre-Raphaelites.
Royal & Religious Why not try one of these religious services or Royal events on 5 October? Show royal, religious to 5th 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 5 October Show all political, military to 5th 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 5th October Show all tours to 5th 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 5th October 2017 • Barbican Hall Join the London Symphony Orchestra for an evening of classical works by Britten and Mahler at Barbican Hall.
Free events There are lots of free events happening in London on the 5 October Show all free events to 5th 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 5th October Show other events 5th October 2017 • Wembley Stadium England will be playing their final home game of the 2018 World Cup Qualifying campaign against Slovenia. to 5th 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 5th 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.