What’s on in London this weekend: 14 & 15 October

    Three unique events in the capital to keep your little ones busy this weekend

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    1. The Ravest Show on Earth!

    The party people behind Big Fish Little Fish bring their award-winning family rave to the Museum of London Docklands, where little ones can enjoy a circus-themed party complete with multisensory dancefloor, live DJ, glitter cannons, bubble machines and more.

    When: Sunday 15 October, 2pm to 4.30pm
    How much: Adults, £8.50; children, £6.50; non-walking toddlers go free
    Where: Museum of London Docklands, No1 Warehouse, West India Quay, London E14 4AL
    museumoflondon.org.uk

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    2. Light Up Your Dreams: Poetry Craft for Families

    As part of the London Literature Festival happening down at the Southbank Centre this month, this drop-in event gives kids the chance to work with artists to record their hopes for the future.

    When: Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 October, 12pm to 4pm
    How much: Free!
    Where: Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX
    southbankcentre.co.uk

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    Photography: Paul Coltas

    3. Annie

    Set in 1930s New York, this fabulous production follows the story of Annie, the brave young girl living a life of misery at Miss Hannigan’s orphanage. But her luck soon changes when she’s chosen to spend Christmas with famous billionaire Oliver Warbucks. Until 26 November, it is Strictly Come Dancing’s Craig Revel Horwood who is set to play the spiteful Miss Hannigan.

    When: Until Saturday 6 January 2018
    How much: From £20 each
    Where: Piccadilly Theatre, 16 Denman Street, London W1D 7DY
    anniewestend.com