This Week’s Alternative Guide to London – 15th-21st 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!

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 and have a great week!


The Luna Cinema presents: THE BREAKFAST CLUB! Victoria Embankment Gardens, Westminster, WC2N 6PB
The Breakfast Club
BRENDAN MCCARTHY DREAM GANG LAUNCH AT GOSH… “Brendan will be signing from 6-7pm and from 7.30 to 9pm he will be giving a talk on his comics and film career.” GOSH COMICS, 1 Berwick St, Soho, W1F 0DR
CG - DH - Aug - Dream Gang
The Luna Cinema presents: THE BLUES BROTHERS! Opera Holland Park, Stable Yard, Holland Park,  London  W8 6LU
CPP - Classic & Cult Film Club - Blues Brothers
The Luna Cinema presents: BLADE RUNNER! Opera Holland Park, Stable Yard, Holland Park,  London  W8 6LU
Blade Runner 5
The Nomad Cinema presents: INCEPTION! Brown Hart Gardens, Mayfair, London W1K 6TD
LE - Aug - Inception
CRY HAVOC LAUNCH PARTY with Si Spurrier, Designer Emma Price and Letterer Simon Bowland! GOSH COMICS, 1 Berwick St, Soho, W1F 0DR
CG - Im - Aug - Cry Havoc
The Nomad Cinema presents: STAR WARS THE FORCE AWAKENS! Queen’s Park, London, NW6
Star Wars The Force Awakens
Shut the Front Door presents BRIXTON OLD SCHOOL RAVE DAY & NIGHT SUMMER TERRACE RAVE with A GUY CALLED GERALD at Brixton Jamm! Plus Mark Archer (Altern 8), Gravity DJs + more TBC! Brixton Jamm, 261 Brixton Road, Brixton, SW9 6LH. Need a bunch to go with? The London Techno House and Psychedelic MU group are going!
LE - Aug - Brixton Old School Rave Day & Night Summer Terrace Rave
*** SPECIAL CARABAS RECOMMEND ***ERNEST CLINE SIGNING READY PLAYER ONE AND ARMADA AT FORBIDDEN PLANET! We LOVED Ready Player One and, though we’ve yet to read Armada we wouldn’t hesitate to recommend it on the strength of Ernest Cline’s first book alone! As he’s visiting the UK FP have managed to get him in for a Sunday signing: here’s your chance to grab a signed copy of either or both! Forbidden Planet, 179 Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H 8JR.
CG - Jul - Armada


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


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