London events > London events in October > London events on 3rd October Need some inspiration for 3rd October? Tea rationing came to and end on this day in 1952, so how about celebrating with an Afternoon Tea at The Ritz? You’ll have to dress up smart to get inside their very fancy Palm Court, but it will be worth it. There’s another nice tea to try at Fortnum & Mason. Music, comedy & film All the music concerts and comedy gigs in London on Tuesday 3rd October Show all music, comedy to 3rd 7th Oct 2017 • Soho Theatre Tony Law's peculiar brand of nonsense comedy is coming to the Soho Theatre with 'Absurdity For The Common People'.
Theatre shows Go and watch a play on Tuesday 3 October, or one of London’s musicals Show all theatre to 3rd 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 3 October for one of these family events Show all kid’s events to 3rd 31st Oct 2017 • Serpentine Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine, or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle.
Art & Museums Visit an art gallery or museum on Tuesday 3rd October and see an exhibition Show all exhibitions to 3rd 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 3 October? Show royal, religious to 3rd 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 3 October Show all political, military to 3rd 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 Tuesday 3rd October Show all tours to 3rd 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 3 October Show all free events to 3rd 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 Tuesday 3rd October Show other events to 3rd 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 3rd 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.