The Royal Acadamy of Arts is back for the 255th year, showcasing works from artists that you need to know about! This exhibition is truly one of the best. Being the world's oldest exhibitions entirely made up of open submissions, meaning that anyone can submit their work and have the opportunity to see it hanging proud for everyone to enjoy. The theme of the year is 'Only Connect'- inspired by a quote from the novel ‘Howards End’ by E. M. Forster. You can expect to see an eclectic mix of art, with big names like Tracy Emin, displayed alongside new and upcoming artists!
Location: Royal Acadamy of Arts, Burlington House, Picadilly W1J 0BD Date: 13th June-20th August Entry Fee: £22-£24.50
Unlock your inner artist and get your creative juices flowing with bottomless prosecco at this fun, boozy art class! Be guided by talented artists who will take you through your masterpieces step-by-step so that you can learn a new skill, make new friends, or simply have fun doing something a bit different.
Location: Art Play, Old Spitalfields Market, 16 Horner Square, London E1 6EW Date: until 31st October 2023 Entry Fee: £20
Presented by Michelin-starred chef and longtime ‘Great British Menu’ judge Tom Kerridge, Pub in the Park is a touring food and music festival, bringing a public house atmosphere to the great outdoors with loads of delicious pub grub and equally enticing live performances.
In June, the festival is coming to Dulwich. What could be better than good food and good music in the summer sun? This is set to be a treat for all senses!
Date: 9th-11th June (other locations touring until September) Entry Fee: £40
Enjoy a top-tier dining experience of Chinese cuisine, complete with 3 courses and a drink for just £45 per person, in this stunning restaurant. Michelin star chef, Tong Chee Hwee is renowned for his success working in Hakkasan, and is now making his much awaited return to London's dining scene at Gouqi, Mayfair. Expect to be wowed by his flavours and fresh ingredients, and with this deal it is certainly one not to be missed!
Location: Gouqi, 25-34 Cockspur Street, London, SW1Y 5BN Date: until 30th July 2023 Entry Fee: £45 (minimum 2 people)