Alternative Stuff to do this Week in London – 6th-12th June!

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!

As ever 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 – special shout this week for a fab line-up at the brilliant SRFC – which covers those ongoing weekly and monthly happenings…

Enjoy and have a great week!


JOE HILL: THE FIREMAN! 7pm – 8:30pm 107 Charing Cross Road Literary Event, Chargeable Event – “Join us for a conversation with bestselling thriller writer Joe Hill as he talks his bold new novel The Fireman, sponsored by Picturehouse Central.” The Auditorium at Foyles, Level 6, 107 Charing Cross Road, WC2H 0DT – Tickets: £24 including a copy of The Fireman, or £8 ticket only. See our June recommends for more details on the title…
CB - Go - May - The Fireman
LAYDEEZ DO COMICS at The Cartoon Museum! Publishers’ Roundtable – 6 June, 7 – 8pm – “Join Corinne Pearlman of Myriad, Emma Hayley of Self-Made Hero and other publishers to discover more about what’s involved in turning an idea into a published book.” The Cartoon Museum, 35 Little Russell Street, WC1A 2HH. Check out our coverage of Women in Comics: Is the Graphic Novel Industry Failing to Recognise Female Creators? Panel at LBF 2016 convened and hosted by Emma, with Corinne being on the panel!
9th / 10th
BILL AND TED DAY! Facebook and the Real World. Everywhere!
LE - Bill and Ted!
LAURA STEPHENSON @ THE BORDERLINE! Need a bunch to go with? TheLondon Indie Music Meet-up are heading along! The Borderline Club, Orange Yard, off Manette Street, Charing Cross Road, W1D 4JB
LE - Jun - Laura Stevenson
NATACHA BUSTOS SIGNING ‘CHERNOBYL’(published by Centrala) at Orbital Comics! 5.30pm – Orbital Comics, 8 Great Newport Street, WC2H 7JA
DJ MAG SESSIONS @ EGG: SOLOMUN & MORE TBC. [NB. Event link to come] Fancy it but want to head along with some folk? The London Techno/House/Psychedelic Clubbing Meet-up are going!
The Egg, 200 York Way, N7 9AX
* 10th-12th
* Friday – Sunday
ELCAF 2016! The East London Comic Arts Festival is back! Round Chapel Old School Rooms, Powerscroft Rd, E5 0PU / MKii Gallery, 71-75 Powerscroft Road E5 0PT
LE - Jun - Elcaf 2016
* 10th-12th
* Friday – Sunday
ILLUSTRATED 2016! The industry showcase for illustrators and street artists * ILLUSTRATED 2016 brings together a collection of the brightest visionaries in contemporary illustration and street art. Showcasing not only some of the biggest names in the business, but also offering a glimpse beneath the surface into tomorrow’s most promising artist”  – The Old Truman Brewery (Ely’s yard), Dray Walk, London, E1 6QR, Venue G4 + G5…
LE - Jun - Illustrated 2016
11th – 12th
Saturday – Sunday
FIELD DAY 2016! Created by the fantastic Eat Your Own Ears and this year featuring the likes of James Blake, PJ Harvey (!), Avalanches and Fat White Family! Check out also our highlights / reviews of last year’s Field Day! Victoria Park, Tower Hamlets
Field Day 2016
ZOMBIE WALK at the Crouch End Festival! Crouch End (see link for more details)
LE - Jun - Crouch End Festival RHZW
The Prince Charles Theatre presents FLASH GORDON! The Prince Charles Cinema, 7 Leicester Place, WC2H 7BY
Flash and Vultan


Regular Events

Distraction Club – Comedy – THE PHOENIX, 37 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0PP – Mitch Benn et al’s A-list comedy night!
CEP - The Distraction Club
Our own humbly awesome event – Social / Creative / Love of: all the good stuff on here! See the Our Events page above
GOSH!P – Gosh Comic Readers – Social / Love of: Comics – GOSH COMICS, 1 Berwick St, Soho, W1F 0DR – Comic book discussion group to chat about their books of the month – normally one mainstream and one small press… Drinks after.
CEP - Comic Gosh!p
Scared to Dance – Second Saturday (also last) – Club Night: Indie – MOUSTACHE BAR, 58 Stoke Newington Road, Hackney, N16 7XB – Bi-monthly club night in East London playing indiepop, post-punk, new wave and sixties music.
CEP - Scared to Dance


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