What's Happening in Covent Garden

We’ve rounded up the best events in Covent Garden to help you plan your next visit. Whether it’s events on the Piazza, seasonal collections in-store or discovering the latest new openings in the neighbourhood, we’ve got you covered.

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Halloween in Covent Garden

This October, Covent Garden will celebrate a spooktacular Halloween with events, experiences and seasonal displays.

Covent Garden will become the most fang-tastic place in Central London with activities for all the family. The Halloween Pumpkin Market will return to the Apple Market which will included a stunning autumnal floral display created by luxury London florists Maison de Fleurs. The Market will feature over two hundred pumpkins, squashes and gourds available to purchase in various shapes and sizes.

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Balloon Dogs

Attack of the giant adorable balloon dogs! Covent Garden has been taken over by artist whatshisname’s cutest creations. Visit the Piazza to find all four good boys and when you do snap and share a picture using #castle4bluecross and for every image posted Castle Fine Art will donate £1 to Blue Cross.

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London Cocktail Week

  • Open Tuesday - Sunday 12pm until 11pm
  • Free Entry
  • £7 cocktails for wristband holders
  • Dog friendly
  • No reservation or booking required

London Cocktail Week has partnered with Covent Garden to launch The Essence House, a two-floor drinks experience in Carriage Hall on Covent Garden’s Floral Street.

Acting as the main hub of the festival, the space incorporates a fully immersive, multi-sensory experiences alongside London Cocktail Week’s main bar showcasing the most exquisite cocktails served by the world’s best bar bartenders.

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A View Of The Auditorium © ROH 2016. Photograph By Sim Canetty Clarke

Royal Opera House tours are back

The Royal Opera House guided tours are back – offering visitors a chance to step into the stunning Covent Garden site, hear about its colourful history, and find out what it takes to stage a production in one of the world’s leading theatres.

The full offering includes three returning favourites: the classic ROH Tour,  Velvet, Gilt and Glamour and Legends and Landmarks It will also include, for the first time ever, the Pride of the ROH Tour

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Plan your visit

24 Hours in Covent Garden

If you had 24 hours to spend in Covent Garden, what would you do? Discover our guide to 24 hours in Covent Garden.

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72 Hours in Covent Garden

Three days in Covent Garden? You lucky thing! Discover our guide to spending 72 hours in Covent Garden.

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One-of-a-kind in-store experiences

With over 200 stores to choose from, Covent Garden is one of London’s hottest shopping destinations.

From complimentary beauty makeovers to monogramming and personalisation services, we’ve rounded up the very best services and experiences on offer in the area.

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Covent Garden London Lakwena Flags Nothing Can Separate Us (1)

Nothing will separate us. These powerful words are on technicolour flags designed and created by the incredibly talented artist, Lakwena. Soaring high above King Street in Covent Garden they will be in place for the summer and match the colourful bollards on Floral Street.