Weekend TOP5 Things To Do With The Kids

Need some inspiration for things to do locally around East London this weekend, well fear not as LDNeast has selected our Top 5 activities to help.


rockin rollers


Woman’s Roller Derby
Newham Leisure Centre


2:30pm – 6pm
All Ages
Advance Tickets: Adults £12 / Child £6 / Under 5′s FREE

The London Rockin’ Rollers are hosting what promises to be an epic north vs. south roller derby battle this Saturday with the London Rockin’ Rollers VS The Newcastle Roller Girls’ Canny Belters. Roller derby is a full-contact women’s sport played on quad roller skates, by players skating around an elliptical track. The game consists of a series of two-minute countdown jams. The game is fast and furious and full of adrenaline – once you see it you’ll be hooked

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Youth Parkour Class
The Chainstore Parkour Academy
Trinity Buoy Wharf
10am – 12pm
Ages 7+
£5 per session

The Youth Academy offers a safe environment in which younger practitioners can learn the fundamental principles and attributes of parkour. It caters for young people between the ages of 7-19 years old. All kids love to run, jump and climb! If you want your child to discover how to move and explore their potential in a safe environment then how about you bring them along to one of our Youth classes to see exactly what other children are getting up to?

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How To Train A Dragon 2 – Special Fathers Day Screenings
Various Cinema Venues
East London
Various times
All Ages

Special Fathers Day screenings of ‘How to train a dragon 2′ will be taking place on Sunday 2 weeks before general release. Participating venues are Genesis in Whitechapel, Cineworld in Greenwich & Docklands and Vue in Stratford.

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queen elizabeth park

The East Village E20 Big Screen
East Village 
Saturday / Sunday
12pm – 7pm
All Ages

Pop along to Stratford’s East Village for a free weekend of films, activities and family fun. Younger film fans can enjoy a free workshop with Aardman Animations, the film and television company behind Wallace and Gromit! The Morph-making workshops will help kids and parents to make their own version of one of Britain’s most beloved animated characters.

Also this fathers’ day, the first 50 dads to visit the ArcelorMittal Orbit will get in free. If you are not lucky enough to be one of the first 50, £2 off tickets for dads thereafter.

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fun fair


Family Fun Fair
London Fields
Saturday / Sunday
All Ages
FREE to enter / £1.20 – £10 for ride tokens

The fun of the fair arrives in Hackneys London Fields the weekend, All the rides you expect including Helter Skelter, Bumper Cars, Carousels and more.

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And for more ideas for things to do around the rest of London this weekend, please check out our friends at Urban Explorer by clicking on the image below.


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