5 things to do in Canary Wharf and beyond - Aug 11-17

By Rob Virtue on August 11, 2014 10:04 AM |

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1- Canary Wharf Jazz Festival

Running from Friday to Sunday, the jazz festival will see stars such as Riot Jazz Brass Band, Ciyo Brown and Andy Sheppard get you dancing.

It takes place at Canada Square Park.

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2 - Grab a beer at The O2

Meantime has just opened a bar right next to The O2.

Head up to Greenwich Peninsula and enjoy the open air venue before it gets cold.

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3 - Twilight Delights: Boogie Wonderland

Music has been booming across Canada Square Park this summer with a run of open air concerns called Twilight Delights.

Tuesday's 7pm event is titled Boogie Wonderland and is guaranteed to get you moving.

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4 - Instructionally Invited at The Space

The Isle of Dogs theatre is hosting a dark play on British class and social mask.

It's centred on The Beings, four inhabitants of a cold church stuck together. It takes place on Thursday night.

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5 - River Rat Race

Rat Race has teamed up with Shelter to put on a wet and wild challenge around the Royal Docks.

Events take place around the site by Excel on Saturday and Sunday.

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