We found five things to do this weekend so you don’t have to waste your precious 48 hours spending it looking for yourself.


1. Mourn a songstress

Screening of Amy and live music at Everyman Cinema

Watch Dionne Bromfield in concert before settling in to watch the film, which focuses on the late Amy Winehouse’s life

The live screens in Canada Square Park

2. Get some culture

Watch Mozart’s Don Giovanni live in Canary Wharf

Starting at 6.30pm The Royal Opera House production can be seen live on the big screens in Canada Square Park.


3. Watch an independent flick

Catch a movie or twelve at East End Film Festival

Film buffs eat your heart out. The East End Film Festival is runs from Saturday, July 4, into the following week bringing 18 world premieres, eight European premieres, 20 UK premieres and 16 London premieres.

Dinerama from Street Fest, Shoreditch

4. Eat on the street

Dinerama from Street Feast in Shoreditch

This offering from the Street Feast team is open late into the night offering bars, food trucks and food stalls to venture round.


5. Splat some powder paint

Greenwich and Docklands International Festival . The 10-day outdoor street festival ends in a colourful fashion on Sunday with a Holi style extravaganza. Don’t miss it.