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Things To Do This August Bank Holiday Weekend

August 23, 2017

Make the most of the long weekend with these fantastic August bank holiday weekend offers! Remember to quote Portico Places if you’re calling to make a booking - or email to receive your free discount card.

1. Free comedy at The Rose and Crown

If you need a good laugh, we’ve got just the ticket! Popular craft beer pub, The Rose & Crown, holds a fantastic, free comedy night every Thursday, Sunday and Monday evening from 7.30pm. As well as supplying the entertainment, this trendy north London haunt offers a delicious chicken-focussed menu and drink deals from £4 with a Portico Places card.

We cried we laughter on our last visit - you can read our review here.

Enjoy free comedy & £4 drink deals with a Portico Places card.

Torriano Avenue, NW5 2SG | 020 7267 4305

Free Comedy London

2. Sunday day party in ShoreditchShoreditch Party

Head to Shoreditch’s Strongroom Bar & Kitchen on Bank Holiday Sunday for a day of free live music and DJs. This popular venue always pulls in a good crowd, thanks to its huge beer garden, tasty food pop-ups and home-grown beers.

The day party kicks off at 2pm and goes on until late.

Enjoy free entry to the event, plus 15% off food & drink with a  Portico Places card.

120-124 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, EC2A 3SQ | 020 7426 5103

3. Yoga up the Shard with Gympass

Doing the downward dog hundreds of feet from the ground may not sound relaxing - but trust us, Yogasphere at The Shard is an absolute must for all abilities. Designed by yogi duo Mandy Jhamat and Leo Lourdes, the energising class involves a series of 24 poses while taking in breath-taking, panoramic views of the capital. Saturday classes start at 8.30am.

Enjoy classes like Yogasphere and hundreds of others with a Gympass membership - and receive 50% off the first 6 months of Gympass membership plans, 30% off thereafter with Portico Places.

Click here to buy discounted membership.








4. Spring clean your home London Restaurant Offers

We’ve partnered with Housekeep - an affordable London cleaning service - so you can give your home a well-deserved spring clean this weekend. They offer an easy-to-use online booking system, simply let them know what you want and they'll provide a quick quote.

Enjoy a free 2-hour house clean (T&Cs apply) with Portico Places. Click here to book and get your first 2 hours free!

5. Get a haircut - without shelling out!

Whether you want a style overhaul, a beard trim, or a bouncy blow-dry in time for your weekend festivities, here’s our round-up of the best London salon offers:Hairdresser Covent Garden

Ena Salon

If you want truly luxurious pampering without a whiff of pretension, head to Ena Salon in the heart of Covent Garden. Set in a sprawling Georgian townhouse, this chic salon and beauty parlour is a favourite of Tatler, offering a range of treatments from hair and facials, to nails and waxing.

Enjoy £10 off your first hair or beauty treatment Monday - Friday with selected stylists. Minimum spend £50.

5 Great Queen St, Holborn, WC2B 5DG | 020 3301 5451

Salon Sin

At Salon Sin you’re guaranteed to get a good haircut. Just two minutes from Camden Tube, this boutique hairdressers is run by scissor ninja, Jamie, and his experienced team of stylists, who really take the time to listen to what you want. We love the head-to-toe 60s vibe and Jamie’s frothy coffees!

Enjoy 30% off your first visit & free £15 treatment / 10% thereafter with a Portico Places card.

8 Kentish Town Rd, NW1 9NX | 020 7284 2211

Hairdresser Camden

Arthur Razor

Uber-cool and exclusively ‘men only’, (sorry girls), Arthur Razor is the place to go in West London if you’re after a really slick cut. They offer great vintage haircuts, traditional wet shaves, as well as full body treatments in their private treatment room. In their words: sounds (s)wanky, but we’re not.

Enjoy 20% off your first visit with a Portico Places card.

12 Churchfield Rd, W3 6EG | 020 8993 9966

Hairdresser Acton

If you haven’t got a Portico Places card - don’t worry - just email with your postal address and we’ll get one sent out!

View all the current available Portico Places offers. The deals listed above are not available in conjunction with any other offers.

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