FIVE WAYS TO KICK OFF OCTOBER
Aswe roll into October at frightening pace we’ve picked a week of fun from Eventbrite to get involved with. Eventbrite, the global marketplace for live experiences that allows people to find and create events, is an offering of all sorts of activities from workshops to festivals, screenings and sports.
We are once again throwing our recs into the mix for you to get involved in this week with tasting some of the best whisky in the world to a glow in the dark yoga class, the first week of October is nothing but FUN…
It’s someone’s birthday…Benito’s Hat are turning 7 and to celebrate are throwing a Mexican fiesta. This means free burritos, 2-4-1 cocktails and Mexican Bingo. All you need to do is make sure your bum is on a seat and enjoy the fiesta. Vamos Vamos
COST: FREE, 5pm – 10pm
Benito’s Hat, 12 Great Castle Street, London W1W 8LR
It’s not just yoga…but yoga in the dark at a secret location where your brightest latex gear will be illuminated as you flow through the dark. With glow sticks and even face paint you will be taken through a rocket yoga class set to soft house music for 60 minutes. A Friday feeling like no other leaving you on an endorphin induced high.
COST: £30, 7:30pm – 10:30pm
Secret Photo Studio
Within a 1-mile radius of Liverpool Street, London EC2M 7QH
Changing the way you make music and who you make it with, this workshop will pair you with a set of musical skills that compliments your own, except you’ve never met that person before. You will then spend the day writing and recording a track before playing it to an audience for their feedback. Immerse yourself into a world of music where the possibilities of the direction you take are limitless…
COST: £147.00, 9:30am – 7pm
Tileyard Studios, Tileyard Rd, London N7 9AH
TUESDAY 6TH OCTOBER
BUFFALO TRACE THREE COURSE DINNER AND COCKTAIL PAIRING
Here’s a chance to taste some of the finest food and whiskies in the world. Buffalo Trace Kentucky Straight Bourbon and the Barbecoa restaurant join forces to host an evening of whisky and food with a three course meal and a selection of fine whiskies from the most awarded distillery in the world. Its a meat packed bourbon-tasting journey alright, Kentucky style.
COST: £55, 7pm – 11pm
Barbecoa, 20 New Change, London EC4M 9AG
A drink on a Wednesday lunchtime…are you mad? Oh come on, even the Queen would have a lunchtime tipple every now and then right? It is London Cocktail week after all. Two complimentary gin and tonics and a talk from gin expert Ian Buxton on his new book, 101 Gins to Try Before You Die. You’ll probably find you are more productive once back in the office, or at least a little flushed.
Cost £4, 1:30pm – 2pm
Blackwell’s, 50-51 High Holborn, London WC1V 6EP