Free beer & bowling, and a street food boat cruise

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If you like beer, bowling, and red stuff, then you’re in luck. DoingSomething is taking over the new Brooklyn Bowl for a night of pin-toppling, dancing, and free brews. Want to win tickets? Then Tweet at @DoingSomething "The Big Brooklyn Bowl Date looks bloody amazing”, and you just might. Head here for more deets

Thursday, July 17th: While The Running of the Bulls may -- in theory -- sound awesome, it might actually be just as much fun to NOT get gored to death by a taurine-fueled meat-rocket. Instead, head to Mr Fogg’s to drink sherry, feast on tapas, and shimmy to a traditional Bilbao band. Cut the bull right here Continue Reading

Friday, July 18th: The weather is officially good, so Drive In Film Club is back in action. Load up a car with as many as you can fit, roll up to Brent Cross, and spend a night at the movies with the traditional food, drinks, and rollerskating waitresses. Tonight is Fast & Furious, but take a look at their whole calendar right here

Saturday, July 19th: What’s this? Oh, only a STREET FOOD BOAT CRUISE. No, really -- the whole thing takes place on a boat stopping off first at the Camden Market, and then at the 2014 Street Food Awards, while being hosted by KERB and food journalist Richard Johnson. Book your cruise right here

Sunday, July 20th: Sunday is officially the new best day of the week, as Press Play is launching a three-month Sunday series of fantastic rooftop cinema events. Starting off with Catch Me If You Can tonight, there’ll be BBQ and a full bar. See the whole program right here


Booking ahead: Ciderdog Fest is coming to The Miller and gracing London Bridge with the delicious combo of cider & hot dogs. Expect over 100 apple-beers (and some real ales), plus BBQ with meat from The Ginger Pig. The kicker? All pints are going for an easy £3. Get the lowdown right here