Diaries out, ladybugs – here are my top picks for the week ahead… xx
Daylight Music at The Union Chapel
Comedy and Cupcakes at The Karamel Club
When: Fri 2nd Nov, 8pm
Where: The Karamel Club, Coburg Road, Wood Green, London, N22
“A fantastically funny evening of comedy and improvisation”
£ – FREE
Reiss Sample Sale
Day of the Dead Festival
When: Wed 31st Oct – Sat 3rd Nov
Where: Old Vic Tunnels
Unlike the horror of western Halloween festivities, the traditional Mexican ‘Day of the Dead’ is a positive celebration honouring family members who have passed away.
“Wahaca is bringing Mexico’s vibrant Day of the Dead celebrations to London, for a four-day festival of music, food, art and film”
£30 – £50
Halloween at Fortnum and Mason – Pumpkin carving competition
When: Wed 31st Oct
Kids competition: 3pm – 5pm
Adult competition: 6pm – 8pm
Where: Fortnum and Mason, 181 Piccadilly, London
“The winner of the children’s pumpkin carving competition will win a crate of splendid sweets, while the adult champion carver will receive a coveted £1000 Fortnum and Mason hamper filled with all manner of delicious treats”
Points will be awarded for Skill, Scariness, Creativity and Luminosity. Excellent.
£10 – adults only, with all proceeds going to the Prince’s Trust. Kids go free.