- Watch the Paralympics.
- Check out the Deloitte Ignite Festival at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden — a mix of dance, art and performance. Daytime events are free, but evening events are ticketed.
- Enjoy three days of Liberty Festival with music, performance and outdoor arts (free).
- The inaugural Bowiefest happens at the ICA with three days of screenings and talks.
- Get involved in Africa Weekend at the Royal Opera House.
Gems to try out this weekend
Jazz Cafe, small venue, huge acts – the jazz cafe features, soul, funk, world, dance and hip-hop as well as some pretty amazing Jazz acts too. The club has opened doors to a great breadth of acts, and the Jazz Cafe has proved itself as one of London’s best venues for live music. Location: 5 Parkway, London, NW1 7PG