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Bank Holidays in Covent Garden

Covent Garden, London’s best destination for al fresco dining and the perfect place to spend your Bank Holiday Weekend.

A long weekend deserves the right celebration, and what better way to celebrate an extra day with friends and family than at Covent Garden. With luxurious shopping, open air markets and more, our historic Piazza takes centre stage this coming Bank Holiday weekend.

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Exciting Events You Can Bank On

There are plenty of exciting events that have graced our historic Piazza in the past. With regular shows, museums, events and activities for the whole family, there’s no better place to spend your bank holiday weekend than with Covent Garden.

Discover what’s on at Covent Garden this Bank Holiday and our pick of the best things to do in London.

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London’s Most Luxurious Holiday Shopping

One of London’s most revered shopping neighbourhoods, home to luxurious brands such as Mulberry and Tiffany & Co. However, we’ve an appetite for every taste bud, with beauty, lifestyle, kids, men’s and women’s shopping – rest assured there’s something for everyone at Covent Garden.

Check out our comprehensive CG Shopping Guide here to satisfy your every shopping need.

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Delightful Dining & Sensational Drinks

From Italian, British, French and more, there’s a plate for every taste bud this coming Bank Holiday at Covent Garden. Our restaurants, cafés and bars serve everything from Japanese and Brazilian cuisine at SUSHISAMBA, to bites you can grab on the go at Seven Dials Market.

Stretch your culinary concepts or revere in a much loved favourite, either way Covent Garden is home to some of the biggest and best restaurants in London. The night doesn’t stop there though, we'll also be sure to entertain you long into the hours of the night with our sought after bars like Dirty Martini, Mrs Riot and The Escapologist.

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Brunches Bursting With Flavour

Start the bank holiday festivities off right, with a visit to one of our delightful eateries producing some of the most delicious breakfast and lunch hybrid food your mouth will have ever tasted.

The majority of our cafes and restaurants boast outdoor seating, so why not indulge in the sunshine, with a mimosa in hand. Covent Garden hosts the best collection of brunch establishments you’ll find this bank holiday weekend in London.

Why not explore our resident foodie Clerkenwell Boy’s top picks for his favourite brunch destinations in Covent Garden here.

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Bank Holiday Activities For The Family & Kids

For your London family day out, be sure to explore our historic Piazza, markets and world-famous neighbourhood. Family friendly dining is available on every corner, from sweet treat grab and go options to family together restaurants with dedicated kids menus, Covent Garden caters to all.

Grab your camera and snap those selfies for our top photo moments the whole family can get involved in, ready our guide here.

We’ve an activity for every child this Bank Holiday – why not check out our pick of our top activities for kids at Covent Garden.

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Historic Market Places

Covent Garden is home to not just one, but three amazing open markets. Having played home to the hustle and bustle of London’s world famous fruit and vegetable trade, the Apple Market has been transformed offering a range of unique antiques on Mondays and handmade crafts from our coveted market traders over the rest of the week.

The East Colonnade Market has true variety, selling everything from handmade soap to jewellery. Some of our tastiest treats and sweets can be found there so it’s always a huge hit with the children!

Our Jubilee Market dances the line between modernism and traditionalism, offering the best and broadest selection of antiques and collectables from every era and style.

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