Saturday 4 August & Sunday 5 August 2007
The Michelob ULTRA London Triathlon. Open to all levels & 15-16 year olds with Super Spring, Spring & Team races on Saturday and Olympic & Elite racing on Sunday. 80,000 pound prize fund. Free to spectators. Royal Victoria Dock, E16. Info: 020 7559 2929. Also the Michelob ULTRA London Triathlon Expo. Over 60 exhibitors representing the health and fitness industry, interactive features plus seminars and talks. Free. ExCel London, 1 Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16. Info: 020 7654 0604. (www.thelondontriathlon.com).
A Midsummer Night's Dream: The perfect introduction for children to Shakespeare. Part of Rainbow Shakespeare season at Royal Observatory Gardens. Bring a picnic, rug and chairs and come and enjoy the show (no glass or metal utensils/cutlery). Tickets: adults 15 pounds, Under 16s: 7 pounds. Matinees on Saturday only at 2pm. Evening performance for Saturday and Sunday stars at 6:30pm. Gates open at 5:30pm for picnics. Tickets at Greenwich Theatre or at the gate from 5:30pm for evenings and 1pm for matinees. (www.rainbow-theatre.com).
Summer fun at Canary Wharf for International Clown Week. Click here for details.
Saturday 4 August, 2007
Summer Fun at Greenwich Heritage Centre: summer activities are lined up for 5 - 12 year olds. Celtic art and jewellery is the focus. 10:30am - noon. Free. Greenwich Heritage Centre, Artillery Square, Royal Arsenal, SE18 (020 8854 2452).
Saturday Family Fun at Royal Naval College: 11am - 3pm: throughout August families are invited to drop in to the Painted Hall for free activities, trails and character performances themed each weekend. This week it will be Nasty Naval Day. 020 8269 4799
Sunday 5 August, 2007
Greenwich Park: Fulham Concert band. 2pm; 3:45pm. Free. Bandstand, Greenwich Park, SE10