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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Smart Works Shop in Covent Garden

📍 20 Floral Street
🗓9th September - 2nd October

Covent Garden has partnered with the British Fashion Council and UK charity, Smart Works to bring you an exclusive retail pop-up with up to 70% off your favourite brands. Located on 20 Floral Street between 9th September - 2nd October, uncover discounted products from the likes of Bucherer, Ganni, Bobbi Brown, Rixo, The Outnet and more.

With 100% of the proceeds going directly to Smart Works, your purchases will continue to support unemployed women with the clothing and coaching to help them get the job and transform their lives.

→ Smart Works
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London Fashion Week in Covent Garden

Postponed. Save the new dates: 6th - 13th October

Join your favourite fashion and accessory brands for exclusive limited time experiences, in honour of the City Wide Celebration for London Fashion Week.

More information coming soon...

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The Winter Warmer Festival

Coming this November

It wouldn't be Christmas without it! This year Covent Garden will have over 25 varieties of mulled wine being served across our estate. From Piazza pop ups to in-store experiences serving tipples to keep you feeling cosy this winter.

Enjoy those festive feels this November with hot chocolates, mulled wine, cocktails with a twist and hot sweet treat desserts.

Hold tight, we've got more information coming soon...

→ The Winter Warmer Festival
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London Cocktail Week and Little Cocktail Village

📍Covent Garden 
🗓 October 13th - 23rd

The Little Cocktail Village in Covent Garden is the perfect place to start your evening, with immersive pop-up bars serving an array of delicious £7 cocktails.

Covent Garden is an iconic destination and one of the largest pedestrianised areas in the West End. The area is home to an unrivalled blend of global and independent brands as well as a vibrant selection of outstanding bars and world-class restaurants - this is the third year the festival has partnered with London's experiential playground and ​​one of the most famous meeting points in the capital.

Entry is completely free and guests can expect a collection of exciting pop-ups bars there especially for London Cocktail Week.

The best bit? London Cocktail Week wristband wearers get to enjoy their drinks at the festival price of £7.  Purchase your wristband from the link below.

PLEASE NOTE - The Little Cocktail Village in Covent Garden is closed on Monday 17 October. 

→ London Cocktail Week
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The Christmas Sandwich Festival

📍 Covent Garden Piazza and participating restaurants
🗓 December 2022

Get ready for those festive feels this winter with the Covent Garden Christmas Sandwich Festival. Enjoy all the trimmings as you wrap up warm for a toasted treat across the Piazza or dine inside as some of London's best restaurants wrap up those Christmas flavours in a sandwich special.

Stay tuned for more information on dates and venues.

→ Discover Christmas in Covent Garden
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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
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Free Gin Tasting Experience at Bullards Gin

📍 28 Henrietta Street, Covent Garden
🗓 All year long

Enjoy an afternoon of gin delights at Bullards Gin store. From FREE gin tasting to cocktail masterclasses and the perfect serve - The ideal activity for drop ins or occasion experiences.

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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. Our rainbow hues are live for a limited time only so don't miss your chance to capture the perfect shot.

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.

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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.

→ In-store experiences