What’s On – November 2023

What’s On – November 2023



Community / Events

November is just around the corner, and in Waterloo, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Discover the events lined up for you this month. Don’t forget to check our events calendar to stay in the loop!


Showing at Waterloo East Theatre this November, GuyMart imagines gay hookup apps as a supermarket, where men are able to find their next prospective partner.  Follow young and single Matt as he discovers this strange world for the first time, taking his place on the shelves as stock. 

  • Location: Waterloo East Theatre, Brad St, London SE1 8TN
  • Date: Tuesday 2 November 2023
  • Price: £18


Hybrid Welfare and the New Face of Conflict Event

In a day of debate and discussion at IWM London, an acclaimed line-up of speakers will unpack this new concept in our understanding of war and conflict. From social media disinformation to guerrilla tactics to the use of Artificial Intelligence, expert speakers will explore how we should all respond to this new global challenge.

  • Location: Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Rd, London SE1 6HZ
  • Date: Saturday 18 November 2023
  • Price: £10


Chocolate Bliss Series: Autumn Chocolate Tastings

This exclusive tasting at Greensmiths invites you to explore the distinct flavours of this exceptional chocolate and savor other 100% chocolate bars, broadening your appreciation for pure cocoa from various origins.

  • Location: Greensmiths, 27 Lower Marsh, SE1 7RG
  • Date: Saturday 18 November 2023
  • Price: £26


Chateaux Noir

Back by popular demand, Lidl takes its popular wine tasting in the dark Chateaux Noir events nationwide, just in time for the festive season. Designed to democratise wine, the revamped sensory spectacle will see Lidl take on major drinks brands as it aims to change the perception that you need to blow the bank to enjoy quality booze this festive season.

  • Location: Leake Street Arches, Leake Street London SE1 8SW
  • Date: Friday 10 – Saturday 11 November 2023
  • Price: £5


Beginners Guide to Drawing: Mastering Shading and Still Life 

Don’t miss this full day, beginner friendly, drawing course. Located in the heart of Waterloo at the charming Travel Cafe, this course offers you the perfect opportunity to unleash your creativity and develop foundational drawing skills.

  • Location: Travel Cafe, 139 Westminster Bridge Road, London, SE1 7HR
  • Date: Saturday 11 November 2023
  • Price: £99


Weekly Writual

Come to The Glitch to build up your writing routine with Messy Collective’s Weekly Writual. Join other writers every Saturday, 10am-2pm to get those pages out in quiet writing time, inspired by everyone around you scribbling/tapping away. Then stick around for some drinks and chatting after, if you want.

  • Location: The Glitch, 134 Lower Marsh, London SE1 7AE
  • Date: Every Saturday, November 2023
  • Price: Free


Southwark College On-Campus Open Day

During Southwark College’s Open Day, you’ll have the opportunity to meet friendly staff and current students who will be happy to answer any questions you may have, discover our wide range of courses for 16-18s and adults and take a tour of modern facilities located in the heart of SE1.

  • Location: Southwark College, 25 The Cut, London, SE1 8LF
  • Date: Wednesday 29 November 2023
  • Price: Free


Revive our Free Little Library


Our Free Little Library is calling for some love! Through this 24-hour book exchange box, we aim to inspire readers and expand book access – but our Little Free Library is running low on books! If you have some books gathering dust on your shelves, drop them off at the Free Little Library. This book-sharing

Sustainable Ventures to help Lambeth Businesses


We are pleased to announce that our friends over at Sustainable Ventures are here to help businesses and enterprises in Lambeth! The next round of the Lambeth Net Zero Innovation Challenge is starting now.  In the Challenge, established businesses are matched with cutting-edge cleantech innovators who develop bespoke solutions to support sustainability objectives.  Running for

Welcoming Roti King to Waterloo


We are super excited to welcome Roti King’s legendary roti canai to Waterloo! Originally a street food concept and renowned for its Malaysian cuisine, Roti King has gained incredible popularity and is set to open its third London restaurant on Lower Marsh. The tradition of crafting fresh roti daily continues, showcasing the process in the