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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The Peter Rabbit™ Easter Adventure

Hopping over to Covent Garden this Spring, join us for the ultimate family friendly immersive experience, The Peter Rabbit™ Easter Adventure.

From 5th March - 16th April

Visit the brand new pop up Easter Adventure Shop located in 10 Market Building, filled with the iconic Peter Rabbit merchandise, an Easter activity area and café serving hot and cold treats.

From 22nd March – 16th April

Experience Beatrix Potter’s much-loved characters for an immersive guided adventure across the estate. Enjoy live performances and puppetry, a mini ROVER obstacle course, themed photo opportunities and more. Tickets now on sale.

→ Tickets now available to book!
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Benefit Cosmetics Pop Up

📍 7 James Street, Covent Garden
🗓 18th - 31st March 

To celebrate the launch of Benefit Cosmetics' brand new PORECARE collection, take a ride through their pop up Pore Wash to be left squeaky clean and test out the best pore care products in town! Win prizes, journey through a sensorial playground and get advice from the skincare experts.

This is a ticketed experience so be sure to book ahead to avoid disappointment! Walk-ins are available

→ Book your tickets
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Easter School Holidays

📍 Covent Garden 
🗓3rd - 14th April

This Easter, entertain the little ones in Covent Garden with the ultimate day out! For family friendly experiences head to the London Transport Museum, experience nostalgic joy at The Moomin Shop and indulge in kid friendly food destinations across our estate!

Explore the Piazza, Apple Market and street performers whilst checking out our top selfie spots across the estate.

→ School Holidays in Covent Garden
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The King's Coronation in Covent Garden

📍 Covent Garden
🗓6th - 8th May

A royal occasion you won't want to miss, Covent Garden's prime London location and heritage makes it the perfect destination to mark the historic event. Stay tuned as we announce all our Coronation celebration events and must-see moments!

→ The King's Coronation in Covent Garden
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Covent Garden in Colour

📍 North Piazza, Covent Garden
🗓 2023

Our digital collaboration has come to life across our estate with vinyl's featuring artwork from emerging illustrator Lois Lillian. How many designs across the Covent Garden neighbourhood have you spotted?

Read our interview with Lois Lillian to learn more.

→ Introducing Lois Lillian, illustrator of Covent Garden in Colour
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea

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.

→ Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea

A Month of Musicals

📍 Covent Garden and surrounding areas
🗓 Throughout October

After a February filled with musical themed magic, our Month of Musicals will return this October! Discover the best of theatreland with pre-theatre dining, world renowned performances in some of the most iconic West End theatres and explore our musical themed pop ups!

Stay tuned for more information, coming soon!

→ A Month of Musicals
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GAUCHO, Coming June 2023

📍  8-9 James Street, Covent Garden
🗓 Coming June 2023

Covent Garden is excited to announce the June opening of modern Argentinian steak-house, GAUCHO. 

Set to open their doors at 8-9 James Street, this will be their first London opening since 2009, bringing 120 covers to the prime Covent Garden location. Expect pre- and post-theatre dining, late-night entertainment and a breakfast menu in addition to its signature selection of sustainable steaks and Argentinian dishes.


London Fashion Week in Covent Garden

10th - 12th June and 15th - 19th September 2023

From the best in beauty to your favourite fashion brands, Covent Garden is the home of style. Create your own catwalk down the famous Floral Street and explore style powerhouse stores such as Ganni, Free People, American Vintage, A.P.C, Ted Baker and fashion flagship from the iconic Paul Smith.

As London's Beauty Quarter, dive into a makeup paradise starting with fashion week favourites from CHANEL, Tom Ford, Dior Beauty, Charlotte Tilbury and Glossier

→ Shop
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A wander down Floral Street

Have you visited Floral Street to see our rainbow painted bollards? Take a wander through one of the best shopping streets in London to discover our vibrant addition in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Pride marches. Stay tuned for our PRIDE 2023 celebrations!

Be sure to take your Floral Street selfie and tag us at @coventgardenldn to be featured on our Instagram stories.

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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.

→ Royal Opera House

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.

→ Discover more

72 Hours in Covent Garden

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

→ Discover more
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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.

→ In-store experiences