Alternative Stuff to do this Week in London – 17th-23rd August!

Carabas This Weeks Event Recommends...

For our full months event recommendations see our London Events page and Regular Events page also – if we’re missing something (your own event or someone else’s) let us know. Enjoy!

Below the first run of events extracted and pasted from our London Events you’ll find the same for this week from our Regular Events page which covers those ongoing weekly and monthly happenings…

Enjoy!

 

17th
Monday
COMICS
THE BIND LAUNCH PARTY WITH WILLIAM GOLDSMITH AT GOSH! GOSH COMICS, 1 Berwick St, Soho, W1F 0DR. Check out more on The Bind on our August Graphic Novel Recommends page here!
LE - Aug - The Bind
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FILM
TOP PICK: THEY LIVE(!!!) showing at the Prince Charles! The Prince Charles Cinema, 7 Leicester Place, WC2H 7BY
LE - Aug - They Live
18th
Tuesday
FILM
GHOSTBUSTERS at the LUNA CINEMA!
Victoria Embankment Gardens, Victoria Embankment, Westminster, WC2N 6PB
19th
Wednesday
MUSIC
Bird on the Wire presents: VIET CONG @ SCALA LONDON!  275 Pentonville RoadN1 9NL – and the Indie Music Meet-up Group are going as well if you want a bunch to head along with!
LE - Aug - Viet Cong
20th
Thursday
FILM
LOCK, STOCK AND TWO SMOKING BARRELS at the ROOFTOP FILM CLUB STRATFORD! Roof East, Floors 7 & 8, Stratford Multi-Storey Car Park, Great Eastern Way, E15 1XE
LE - Aug - Lock Stock
21st
Friday
COMICS
MARK BUCKINGHAM SIGNING FAIREST WITH DIRECTOR’S COMMENTARY at Orbital Comics! 6pm – Orbital Comics, 8 Great Newport Street, WC2H 7JA
LE - Aug - Mark Buckingham - Fairest
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FILM
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY at THE NOMAD CINEMA! *** Proceeds to Charity ***
Pheasantry Welcome Centre, Bushy Park, Teddington, Greater London, TW11 0EB
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SCI-FI SEASON  at the Prince Charles – special favourite this time: SERENITY!
LE - Aug - Sci-fi Season at the Prince Charles
Friday 21st – Sunday 23rd
FILM
UP PROJECTS The Floating Cinema’s EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL Season begins with the OPEN-AIR WEEKENDER: ALIENS ON EARTH, DAYS ONE,TWO & THREE! On board talks, workshops, performance – Grumbling Fur (Fri), and open air screenings: Piercing Brightness (Fri), The Day the Earth Stood Still (Sat), The Visit (Sun)! Riverside Green, Three Mills Lane, E3 3DU
LE - Aug - FC OAW
22nd
Saturday
MUSIC
HOT VOX at Acklam Village Market – Free Gigs: 12.00pm – 12.45pm – Low Love  * 1.00pm – 1.45pm – Hero Fisher * 2.00pm – 2.45pm – The Fruitful Earth * 3.00pm – 3.45pm – Freddy James Band * 4.00pm – 4.45pm – Harripaul * 5.00pm – 5.45pm – Louis Courts. And the London Indie Music Meet-up bunch are going along if you want some lovely folk to head along with!
LE - Hot Vox Acklam Village
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FILM
THE PRINCESS BRIDE at THE NOMAD CINEMA!*** Proceeds to charity *** Queen’s Park, NW6
C - The Princess Bride
23rd
Sunday
FILM
POP UP SCREENS: RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK *** OUR LOVELY FRIENDS AT POP-UP SCREENS HAVE BEEN GOOD ENOUGH TO GIVE YOU A 20% DISCOUNT ON THIS AND ALL OTHER SCREENINGS VIA CARABAS! Enter code c4r4b4s20 when checking out to get your discount! ***
Coram’s Fields, 93 Guilford Street London WC1N 1DN

 

3rd
Wed
Capers! Gosh Superhero discussion – Social / Love of: Comics – GOSH COMICS, 1 Berwick St, Soho, W1F 0DR – Monthly meet-up to explore and celebrate the world of super-heroes.
CEP - Capers
3rd
Wed
The Deep Hum At The Heart Of It All – Weekly Gig night – The Social, 5 Little Portland St, W1W 7JD – Gig night – Emerging bands…
CEP - The Deep Hum at the Heart of it all
3rd
Thu
Panel Borders – Radio: Comics – Resonance FM – The UK’s weekly radio show on comics! 11am
CEP - Panel Border Logo
4th
Sat
Panel Borders – Radio: Comics – Resonance FM – The UK’s weekly radio show on comics! 7.00am (Repeat from Thursday)
CEP - Panel Border Logo