Sometimes it is possible to have too much of a good thing. While we all like a day off, they can be detrimental to your finances. Trust us, we know! That said, we’d better make the most of May’s second bank holiday weekend - because we have to wait until the end of August for the next one! And, of course, party promoters up and down the country - but especially in London - have pulled-out all of the stops to deliver plenty of amazing event options, so you won’t need to be stuck indoors bored.
Egg LDN Pres: Materia with Marco Bailey, Vril (Live), Jonas Kopp
Fans of bold and unapologetic techno should head to EGG LDN on Saturday 25th May. Spanish techno ambassador Marco Bailey brings his Materia label and party series to Kings Cross for a fist-pumping all-nighter. As well as the label head himself, you can catch sublime live act Vril and underrated Argentine spinner Jonas Kopp. Use promo code: 2FOR1
Saturday Sessions Bank Holiday Special
On the same night over at Ministry Of Sound, the iconic venue with arguably the best sound system in the whole city has assembled a packed line to have you dancing right the way through to Sunday. Saturday Sessions sees Xpansions, Fat Tony, AD:me, The Menendez Brothers, Lana Scolaro, PaperMache Tiger, Seffie and Golden Child all land in Elephant & Castle.
Metalheadz London - Lenzman Album Launch
Meanwhile, fans of drum & bass will instead look to The Steelyard for a Metalheadz showcase celebrating the launch of Lenzman’s brand new album, Bobby. Other family member confirmed for the bash on Sunday 26th May, include MC DRS, Zero T and Grey Code. Mako Utopia, Diverge and Adred complete the bill, with confirmed hosts consisting of MC Fox and Blackeyed MC. Raucous scenes guaranteed.
Steel Yard London – Carl Cox presents Space Ibiza 2019
If being in a club doesn’t take your fancy, then Creamfields might have an alternative to tempt you. The North-West promoters bring their indomitable Steel Yard structure to the capital. Setting up in Finsbury Park, they’ve only invited the one and only Carl Cox to host the day. Invoking the spirit of Space Ibiza, Coxy headlines in a line-up that also boasts Eats Everything, Nic Fanciulli, Steve Lawler and Clara Da Costa. Sure to kick festival season off with a bang, but fully covered in case the weather is quite aligned with Ibiza on the day!
Tickets for all of the above shows are on sale now.