What's on in London

King’s Cross is a busy and exciting neighbourhood close to many popular venues, events and festivals. There’s always something happening in and around the hotel.

August

The Railway Children at Kings Cross Theatre (playing until 30th October 2016)

In The Heights at Kings Cross Theatre (playing until 30th October 2016)

Jesus Christ Superstar: Regents Park Open Air Theatre (Fri 15th July - Sat 27th August 2016)

Notting Hill Carnival (27th - 29th August 2016)

London Wonderground (Until 25th September 2016)

The BFG Dream Jar Trail (Until 31st August 2016)

BBC Proms (15th July - 10th September 2016)

September

The Railway Children at Kings Cross Theatre (playing until 30th October 2016)

In The Heights at Kings Cross Theatre (playing until 30th October 2016)

Pride & Prejudice: Regents Park Open Air Theatre (Fri 2nd Sept - Sat 17th Sept 2016)

London Wonderground (Until 25th September 2016)

BBC Proms (Until 10th September 2016)

London Design Festival (17th - 25th September 2016)

October

The Railway Children at Kings Cross Theatre (playing until 30th October 2016)

In The Heights at Kings Cross Theatre (playing until 30th October 2016)

Frieze Art Fair (6th -  9th October 2016)

Halloween Events in London

November

Bonfire night (5th November 2016)

The Lord Mayor's Show (12th November 2016)

Winter Wonderland (November 2016 - Jan 2017)

December

Get that festive feeling at the British Library’s Christmas Shopping Evening

When: Tuesday 6th December, 18.00 – 20.00

Where: Entrance Hall, The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB

Start your Christmas shopping and join in the festive cheer at the British Library Christmas Shopping Evening. Shop till you drop, enjoying 20% off all ranges in our main Shop, Maps exhibition Shop and the new Murder at the Manor Pop-up Shop.  All our shops will feature special items for one night only, as well as the Christmas collection which includes a mythical fairy tales range, Crime Classics in the Murder at the Manor Pop up shop and a selection of traditional festive decorations. Enjoy yuletide cocktails at the bar, Christmas carols and free tastings of the wine, mead and liqueurs that are on sale.

  • Purchase a Cambridge Satchel Company bag on the night (with 20% off) and enjoy a free embossed lettering service (normally £7 per letter) for personalising any bags you buy on the evening
  • Tom Harper, Leader Curator of our Maps and the 20th Century: Drawing the Line exhibition will be signing copies of the exhibition catalogue
  • Origin Coffee Roasters tea and coffee will be on sale, alongside a range of beers and cocktails
  • Anyone spending more than £50 will be entered into a prize draw to win a Cambridge Satchel.