King's CrossAn extraordinary piece of London

June 2017

Creation, Community, Commerce: Women of King’s Cross
Friday 10th February 2017 - Friday 30th June 2017

Creation, Community, Commerce: Women of King’s Cross

Be inspired by the women of King’s Cross This new exhibition at the Visitor Centre celebrates extraordinary women, past and present, who have shaped both […]

Nous Vous: Three Men in a Boat
Thursday 16th March 2017 - Sunday 11th June 2017

Nous Vous: Three Men in a Boat

House of Illustration’s 2016 illustrators in Residence were Hackney-based collective Nous Vous. During the six-month residency, which started 1 September, Nous Vous have been a […]

Magnum 70 x 70 Light Exhibition
Wednesday 17th May 2017 - Thursday 15th June 2017

Magnum 70 x 70 Light Exhibition

Magnum, the world-famous photo agency is 70 this year! To mark the occasion, an exhibition of 70 iconic photos shot by Magnum photographers will be […]

Future Memories
Thursday 18th May 2017 - Sunday 11th June 2017

Future Memories

This special commission marks the opening of a new exhibition space for photography in King’s Cross, and celebrates a long collaboration with photographic artist, Minnie […]

The Life of Birds
Friday 19th May 2017 - Sunday 1st October 2017

The Life of Birds

This exhibition, curated by Quentin Blake himself, is the first ever to examine a theme that has intrigued him throughout his career – birds. It […]

Anime Architecture: Backgrounds of Japan
Saturday 27th May 2017 - Sunday 10th September 2017

Anime Architecture: Backgrounds of Japan

See illustrations from Ghost in the Shell and other classic sci-fi anime films The UK’s first ever exhibition of handmade background illustrations from classic sci-fi […]

Circumference Circus
Thursday 1st June 2017 - Saturday 30th September 2017

Circumference Circus

We’re delighted to welcome Circumference – a thrilling new circus company to King’s Cross. Described as the most exciting thing to happen to circus theatre in […]

June at Waitrose Cookery School
Thursday 1st June 2017 - Friday 30th June 2017

June at Waitrose Cookery School

Learn how to make something delicious with the talented chefs at Waitrose Cookery School. Each class is themed around a different cuisine and classes vary […]

KERB streetfood: Noshville!
Friday 2nd June 2017 - Saturday 3rd June 2017

KERB streetfood: Noshville!

KERB weekend takeover! Back by popular demand What happens when you put together the KERB’s most Americana menus with the brilliant Maverick Festival? Flavour, hoe-down […]

It’s World Environment Day
Monday 5th June 2017

It’s World Environment Day

Connecting people to nature June 5th is World Environment Day – our biggest, most globally-celebrated day for positive environmental action. Every year, millions of people, in […]

Fashion, Race and Cultural Appropriation
Saturday 10th June 2017

Fashion, Race and Cultural Appropriation

Design takes inspiration from all things, but how can we understand borrowing, appreciation and, arguably, theft in a globalised economy and digital cultural environment? Are […]

Wine Car Boot
Saturday 10th June 2017

Wine Car Boot

This June, the ever-popular Wine Car Boot returns to King’s Cross. London’s best independent wine shops will be rolling in under West Handyside Canopy for the […]

An Unbound Night Out
Monday 12th June 2017

An Unbound Night Out

Another instalment of Spiritland’s bi-monthly night of culture, music and conversation with the iconoclastic publishers, Unbound. Unbound co-founder John Mitchinson discusses the question How Do You Write […]

Free Dr Bike
Wednesday 14th June 2017

Free Dr Bike

Get your bike checked for free with Dr Bike. The monthly Dr Bike checks are provided by the London Cycling Campaign’s Cycling services team. These […]

Jacqueline Ayer: Drawing on Thailand
Saturday 17th June 2017 - Sunday 22nd October 2017

Jacqueline Ayer: Drawing on Thailand

House of Illustration presents an exhibition of the work of Jacqueline Ayer, an extraordinary artist, fashion designer and entrepreneur whose defining work drew on her time […]

Open Garden Squares Weekend
Saturday 17th June 2017 - Sunday 18th June 2017

Open Garden Squares Weekend

If you haven’t already discovered the charming mobile allotment that is the King’s Cross Skip Garden, then take the chance to enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour […]

Crick Discovery Day
Saturday 17th June 2017

Crick Discovery Day

Do guts have feelings? This is just one of the weird and wonderful questions you’ll hear when Europe’s largest biomedical research lab opens its doors and […]

Spiritland presents Bagelys
Saturday 17th June 2017 - Sunday 18th June 2017

Spiritland presents Bagelys

Spiritland is teaming up with Tanqueray to being you “Bagelys” – an all-day, outdoor knees-up of underground house and…bagels. Why bagels? It’s a nod to the legendary […]

King’s Cross Canal Festival
Saturday 17th June 2017 - Sunday 18th June 2017

King’s Cross Canal Festival

Two days of watery fun at the King’s Cross Canal Festival Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th of June, the canal towpath at King’s Cross comes […]

Campside Supper at the Skip Garden
Saturday 17th June 2017

Campside Supper at the Skip Garden

Escape the bustle of London for the evening and feel like you are off to camp at the Skip Garden. The Skip Garden chefs will […]

Chef’s table with Lopè Ariyo
Tuesday 20th June 2017

Chef’s table with Lopè Ariyo

Dinner with Lopè  Lopè Ariyo, the Observer’s Rising Star of Food in 2017, will be hosting an exclusive chef’s table at Waitrose Cookery School.  Expect […]

CSM Degree Show Two
Wednesday 21st June 2017 - Sunday 25th June 2017

CSM Degree Show Two

Central Saint Martins Degree Show Two The CSM degree shows are renowned for boundary-pushing work. People flock to Central Saint Martins to discover fresh ideas from emerging […]

Canopy Market June
Friday 23rd June 2017 - Sunday 25th June 2017

Canopy Market June

Join us under the Canopy for an exciting new market The last weekend of the month under the West Handyside Canopy is the place for some serious […]

Magnum Live Lab Exhibition
Saturday 24th June 2017 - Sunday 30th July 2017

Magnum Live Lab Exhibition

To celebrate Magnum’s 70th anniversary, Live Lab Exhibition brings together the work of three celebrated Magnum photographers following a special two-week collaboration. Photographers Olivia Arthur, Carl […]

Skip Garden’s summer get-together
Wednesday 28th June 2017

Skip Garden’s summer get-together

Skip Garden are throwing open their gates for an evening of live music, fun and food, all for a great cause. There will be live […]

Run KX
Mondays 12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Run KX

Run KX is a free running club meeting at King’s Cross. The 5km run is guided by seasoned personal trainer Martin Whitelock, and is suitable […]

Run KX
Wednesdays 6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Run KX

Run KX is a free running club meeting at King’s Cross. The 5km run is guided by seasoned personal trainer Martin Whitelock, and is suitable […]

Moe’s Bootcamp
Tuesdays 6:00 pm-7:45 pm

Moe’s Bootcamp

Moe’s Bootcamp is a High Intensity Interval Training session based outdoors. The workout is designed to provide a high calorie burn using a variety of […]

Nike+ Run Club
Tuesdays 6:30 pm-8:00 pm

Nike+ Run Club

Every Tuesday from 6.30 to 8pm, join Nike Central King’s Cross’s running club for a 7 km social run. Book your place here! The Nike coaches and […]

Moe’s Bootcamp
Thursdays 6:00 pm-6:45 pm

Moe’s Bootcamp

Moe’s Bootcamp is a High Intensity Interval Training session based outdoors. The workout is designed to provide a high calorie burn using a variety of […]

Moe’s Bootcamp
Saturdays 10:00 am-10:45 am

Moe’s Bootcamp

Moe’s Bootcamp is a High Intensity Interval Training session based outdoors. The workout is designed to provide a high calorie burn using a variety of […]

“Friday Night Out” at N1C
Fridays 4:30 pm-7:30 pm

“Friday Night Out” at N1C

Friday Night Out – the activity programme for local young people is back! If you are between 10 and 14 years old, then why not […]

Let the Waitrose Cookery School make you lunch

Let the Waitrose Cookery School make you lunch

On the second Tuesday of every month, Waitrose Cookery School chefs will be creating delicious lunchboxes – inspired by our favourite dishes – for you to […]

Family Saturdays at the Skip Garden
Saturdays 2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Family Saturdays at the Skip Garden

Head to the Skip Garden on Saturday afternoons for some free family fun. Global Generation invites families to explore, play and enjoy gardening, cooking and crafts […]