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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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Bank Holiday Adventures – Explore The Best Children’s Activities In London

For your Bank Holiday day out with the kids, head to Covent Garden where there are activities to keep everyone entertained. Start your adventure by exploring our historic Piazza, vibrant markets,
and world-famous neighbourhoods like Seven Dials & Neal’s Yard. Family-friendly dining options are available on every corner, from sweet treats and grab-and-go to restaurants with dedicated kids' menus.

Capture those special moments with the family and snap selfies at our top photo spots, creating memories to last a lifetime. Check out our handy guide for the best photo opportunities around Covent Garden.

And for the little ones, we've got museums, galleries and kids theatre and more!

→ Discover our top picks for kids activities at Covent Garden here!
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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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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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Bank Holiday Brunches Bursting With Flavour

Treat yourself to a delicious Bank Holiday brunch experience in Covent Garden. Each of our neighbourhoods is buzzing with foodie favourites, offering something special to make your day a tasty one.

Set yourself up for a day of exploring with a plate of fluffy pancakes drizzled with maple syrup, savour perfectly poached eggs atop creamy avocado toast, or opt for a hearty English breakfast.

→ Learn more about our top brunch destinations here
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Visit world famous markets in London this bank holiday

Discover Covent Garden’s iconic markets this Bank Holiday. The bustling stalls of the Apple Market, East Colonnade and Jubilee Market offer something for everyone to explore and enjoy.

Step into the historic Apple Market and browse handmade crafts, unique artworks, and one-of-a-kind souvenirs, lovingly crafted by talented artisans. Offering a range of unique antiques on Mondays and handmade crafts from our coveted market traders over the rest of the week.

Venture into the East Colonnade Market and uncover a trove of hidden gems from a diverse selection of specialty shops, boutique stores, and independent retailers, selling fashion-forward clothing, quirky gifts and accessories.

Experience the lively atmosphere of the Jubilee Market, where vibrant stalls and friendly vendors await. You’ll be sure to find one-of-a-kind antiques and vintage pieces in a shopping experience like no other.

→ Discover Our Fantastic Markets