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A floating carnival, a craft beer battle, and so much ping-pong

canalival

Event of the Week: While normal carnivals merely have floats, at Canalival, the whole thing floats, and this Saturday you're invited to join in, jumping in literally any water-worthy vessel and boozing it up on Regent's Canal. Get ready to get wet, right here

Thursday, May 30th
The Seven Dials are holding one of their 20%-off nights (so, like, 5.6 dials?), and amping up the party with free cocktails, Big Apple Hot Dogs, and booze ice cream. If you want in, register here
Friday, May 31st
Tonight only, Yum Bun buses in Singaporean guest chefs plusixfive, who're cooking slow-braised ox-cheek buns & more -- walk-ins are welcome, but
book here, and get a free beer from The Rotary Bar

Saturday, June 1st
Nose to Tail is not just the way dogs say "hi" anymore -- as of today, it's also an ethically minded whole-beast-eating initiative from Grub Club. Learn more about it here, and get a delicious 33% off their pork belly-laden opening event here.

Get thee to Dalston for a Craft Beer Battle today, where you'll engage in a day of blind tasting (that hopefully won't leave you literally blind) before voting on a winner. There's also a bunch of food trucks there too -- snap up a cheap ticket now.

The folks at PUPP are back, taking a disused pub and making it serve shots once again by loading it with ping-pong tables & a regulation Beer Pong table! Drinks are from £2, and tickets are a fiver from here

Sunday, June 2nd
The Soho Flea Market fights the perception that the area already is one year-round today, w/ food truckers Spit & Roast, upcycled homewares, and over a dozen live acts. Check it out here