What’s on this weekend: November 12th & 13th

    Take a look at our pick of the best things to do this weekend…


    1. VeloBalance

    This session at the former Olympic Velodrome helps children build confidence on a bicycle. They’ll use balance bikes, with fun games and activities to teach coordination.

    When: Saturday 12th and 19th November; session times vary
    How much: £5 each
    Where: Lee Valley Velopark, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Abercrombie Road, London E20 3AB


    2. The Lord Mayor’s Show

    A new Lord Mayor is appointed in the City of London ever year and there is a public show which makes for a great family day out. The three-mile procession sets off from Mansion House, and the day finishes with a firework display over the Thames.

    When: Saturday 12th November, 11am to 2:30pm
    How much: Free! Grandstand seats, £39 each.
    Where: Manion House, London EC4N 8BH

    3. Family Jazz All-Stars

    Part of the EFG London Jazz Festival, this event proves that you’re never too young to be a jazz fan. Family Jazz All-Stars showcases the stunning vocals of Zoe Gilby in an unmissable family-friendly show. Check out the festival’s website for other events for kids. Suitable for ages five years and over.

    When: Saturday 12th November, 2pm
    How much: Adults, £10; child, £5
    Where: Cadogan Hall, 5 Sloane Terrace, Chelsea, London SW1X 9DQ