Vauxhall is bursting with much-needed energy this February to beat the winter blues. We’re in for a treat with a fusion of music, mystery, literature, sports, relaxation, and love. Let’s dive into the calendar to make sure you don’t miss out!
Indulge your taste buds in a culinary journey at the Garden Museum’s exclusive Cookery Masterclass – “Made in Bangladesh: Pitha Making with Dina Begum.” This masterclass offers a rare opportunity to learn the authentic techniques and secrets behind crafting Pithas, a traditional Bangladeshi delicacy.
10:45am-2pm | The Garden Museum, SE1 7LB | £95
Kickstart your February with a night of music, food, and craft beer at the Vauxhall Food & Beer Garden. As we slowly and steadily approach spring, it’s time to get outdoors. Enjoy live music, happy hour, street food, and meal deals, and end the week the right way.
Calling all young football enthusiasts to join the Ginga Soccer School for a fun-filled Half Term Holiday Camp. Get the little ones to spend their half term with quizzes, competitions, multi-sport games, challenges, prizes and giveaways, and lots more.
9am – 3pm | Power League Battersea, SQ8 9ES | £30 per day and £100 for 4 days
Embark on a thrilling adventure at Vauxhall City Farm on Valentine’s Day. Solve the Lodge Murder Mystery in a winter wonderland setting, dress up in alpine attire and enjoy an evening filled with suspense and a welcome drink. Vauxhall really does have the most unique ways to spend your days.
7:30pm – 9:30pm | Vauxhall City Farm, SE11 5HS | £39
Join the literary enthusiasts at Penguin Randomhouse for the February Book Club on the 16th. Immerse yourself in the world of literature and engaging discussions as author Ela Lee discusses her brand-new novel ‘Jaded’.
7pm – 9pm | Penguin Randomhouse, SW11 7BW | £15
Join us on February 23rd for an enchanting evening of spoken word and poetry at Tea House Theatre. Hosted by William C. Harris Publishing, Paper Tiger Poetry promises a mesmerizing showcase of literary talent. Immerse yourself in the power of words and emotions.
7pm-10:30pm | 139 Vauxhall Walk, SE11 5HL | £5
Embark on a transformative journey at the One-Day Retreat on February 24th. Dive deep into unlocking your innate healing intelligence through the profound practice of breathwork. Led by experienced guides, this retreat offers a rejuvenating experience for body and mind.
10:30am-4:30pm | Wheatsheaf Lane South Lambeth Road, SW8 2UP | £175
Classical Vauxhall is back for the 5th year with its biggest programme yet. This year will immerse you not just in music, but also dance, fairy tales, and original compositions from our world-class artists. Get a true taste of the different flavours of classical music as you lose yourself in the warm and intimate spirit of the festival. With limited numbers, a convivial atmosphere, and a well-stocked bar by the Beefeater Gin Distillery, this is a festival like no other.
Multiple Venues | £5 onwards
For a mid-work treat, join Darby’s for their Workers’ Lunch from 12pm to 3pm. The only hard work you need to do is choosing between a 2-course or 3-course meal, and leave the rest to them.
12pm-3pm | Darby’s, SW11 7AY | £26-£29