Wondering what to do in London this weekend? We’ve rounded up the best of what to to eat, drink, see & do in London this weekend for your perusal.

Things to Do in London This Weekend: Friday 10th May 2019

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For a Fitness Extravaganza: Balance Festival

What: Balance Festival will be returning to the Old Truman Brewery 10-12th May with its best line-up yet. The perfect destination for Londoners who crave a healthy lifestyle, Balance Festival cherry-picks the city’s top boutique studios, healthy food, expert trainers, yogis, wellness, and athleisure brands to join forces, offering the ultimate wellness experience.

This year, the likes of Kelsey Wells, Alice Liveing, Carly Rowena and Zanna Van Dijk will be hosting main stage workouts to get your body moving!

Festival goers will also have the chance to stretch, flex and flow alongside the likes of industry-renowned yogis, including Patrick Beach, Marc Hatvani and 80’s-inspired yoga studio, House of VOGA, in the brand new FLOW Studio.

London’s biggest celebration of wellness brings all of the city’s top boutique studios under one roof. Fitness fanatics can expect high-octane workouts from a wide selection of studios including  Another_Space, Barry’s Bootcamp, F45, BLOK, Boom Cycle, KXU, UN1T, and many more.

When & Where: 10-12th May, Old Truman Brewery, Shoreditch, E1 6QR

How Much: Tickets from £24.50. Available to buy here.

For a Boozy Knees Up: The London Whisky Weekender

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What: You’ll get to sample the best home-grown whiskies from Scotland, as well as all corners of the globe. The London Whisky Weekender attracts the finest distillers from as far afield as Taiwan, India, Japan and the USA. Simply approach any of the exhibitors stands, ask politely for a dram and you shall receive a tasty glass of whisky (it really is that simple!). You can also sign up to a host of masterclasses with the whisky-world’s most renowned experts and experience some rare ‘under the counter’ drams.

When & Where: Friday 6pm – Sunday 4pm, The Kia Oval, Surrey County Cricket Club, Kennington Oval, SE11 5SS

How Much: From £21.46. Available to buy here.

Things to Do in London This Weekend: Saturday 11th May 2019

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For a Celebration of Women: Stella Live

What: Stella Live will bring everything you love about Stella magazine to life. Stella Live is set to be the most incredible celebration of beauty, style, fashion, and well-being. You can shop ’til you drop, sip on complimentary (yes, complimentary!) sparkling rosé, peruse the latest trends in health & wellbeing, take part in masterclasses, receive free beauty treatments, and attend some super inspirational talks, debates, interviews with the likes of Davina McCall, Emily Maitlis, Trinny Woodall and Jo Malone among other big names. Check out the full line-up for the two days here.

When & Where: Saatchi Gallery, King’s Rd SW3 4RY

How Much: From £53.75 for non-subscribers to The Telegraph. Tickets available to buy here.

For The Bake-Off Enthusiasts: Cake Decorating at Cutter & Squidge

What: Cutter & Squidge, London’s only all-natural bakery, is delighted to announce a series of Saturday afternoon Cake Decorating Master- classes, launching on 11th May 2019. In line with Cutter & Squidge’s all-natural baking ethos, these fun and hands-on decorating classes will teach cake enthusiasts how they can ditch the food dye for good, and use natural colourings to achieve fantastic results. Decorating techniques will also be a part of the classes, with participants going away able to design and create their own cakes, skilled in the art of butter-creaming for that flawless finish and able to construct a semi-naked layer cake like a Cutter & Squidge pro!

When & Where: 3-5pm, 23 The Royal Exchange, Threadneedle Street, EC3V 3LP

How Much: £70. Tickets available here.

For Shopping for a Good Cause: #SheInspiresMe Car Boot Sale 

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What: A one-of-a-kind fashion extravaganza to support women survivors of war via the amazing Women For Women International.

Join top designers, style influencers and celebrities for an afternoon of eco-friendly, guilt-free shopping for a great cause. Browse show-stopping car boots filled with past-season and pre-loved designer items at discount prices. Discover one-off items from the wardrobes of celebrity supporters and Women for Women International ambassadors who are clearing out their wardrobes in aid of women survivors of war.

When & Where: 1-5pm, Brewer Street Car Park, W1F OLA

How Much: £10 entry. Tickets available at the door.

Things to Do in London This Weekend: Sunday 12th May 2019

For Edam Good Time: We Love Cheese Festival 

What: We Love Cheese, the free festival for cheese lovers, is coming to Battersea Power Station for the first time this weekend.

Highlights include Raclette Brothers’ Alpine dishes and Mac To The Future‘s signature mac’n’cheese, plus toasties, charcuterie, fresh breads, olives, sauces and speciality produce.

And because, well, cheese = wine, We Love Cheese has teamed up with Vagabond Wines who will be on hand to serve up their Battersea made wines (yes, you read correctly!) made in their SW11 urban winery. Vagabond will also be hosting various informational cheese & wine pairing sessions throughout the weekend which will, of course, involve copious amounts of tasting!

Make sure to check out the ‘Battersea Bites’ tent for a curated programme of talks and masterclasses including matching cheeses with wines or beers, live performances, and a kids’ craft area.

When & Where: Sat & Sun, 12-5pm, Circus Road West, Nine Elms, London SW11 8AH

How Much: FREE to attend.