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.

Whether you're searching for day trips to Covent Garden or planning ahead, add these goings-on to your Covent Garden bucket list...

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Paul Smith x Covent Garden

📍 Market Building
🗓 Until 4th March

Join us in Covent Garden as we've revealed a brand new immersive light installation in our historic Market Building, in partnership with British designer and Floral Street resident Sir Paul Smith. The first partner in a line up of several exciting illumination moments to come.

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Month of Milonga at Gaucho

📍 8-9 James Street 
🗓 28th February 

Secret Tango Steak Night Date Night 

Witness the world’s most romantic dance, live at Gaucho Covent Garden. Bring your beloved along for the ultimate date night with a secret tango twist. Indulge in the ‘Steak Night Date Night’ menu, starting with a delightful Valentine’s cocktail and immerse yourself in the experience as you savour an epic sharing steak for two.

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Afternoon Tea 2. Photo Credit To Hubert Kang

Mother's Day

📍Covent Garden neighbourhood
🗓 Sunday 10th March 

Whether you're celebrating with a Grandma, Aunt, a motherly figure or friend, the Covent Garden neighbourhood offers the best of shopping and dining, everything you need to make Mother's Day extra special.

From enjoying a breakfast Bellini at The Ivy Market Grill or indulging in a spot of afternoon tea at The Petersham, to picking up a beautiful bouquet of flowers from Radley London, there's plenty to do and discover, for a fabulous day out.

→ Mother's Day in Covent Garden
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea

📍1  Aldwych, London 

Experience the ultimate afternoon tea for the whole family, from big kids to children, immerse yourself in the world of Roald Dahl's magical literature with the Charlie and Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea at One Aldwych.

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Dots Day, The Royal Opera House © 2019 ROH. Photograph By Laura Aziz 2

What's On at the Royal Opera House

Whether you're new to ballet and opera or you've loved them all your life, Royal Opera House something for you.

From incredible tours, free family activities to extraordinary lunchtime experiences there is always something happening in the Royal Opera House.

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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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