No plans for the weekend? Don't fret, Team ELLE are here to save you from twiddling your thumbs with our weekly cultural round-up of weird and wonderful things to do. Don't ever say we don't spoil you...
Words by Josie AyreMore
COMEDY: Aziz Ansari ‘Live!’
Parks and Recreation’s Aziz Ansari has jumped the pond to grace the stage at the Apollo Hammersmith with his own brand of high-pitched comedy. If you’ve got no plans this weekend, then treat yo’ self and head to one of his shows on Friday night.
azizansari.com, Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, 45 Queen Caroline Street, 6 9QH
FOOD: Foodies Festival: Christmas
With an area dedicated to Christmas style puddings, a trip to Foodies Festival is the perfect weekend activity for anyone with a sweet tooth. Watch live cooking demonstrations by Michelin star chef Robert Ortiz from LIMA and Ernesto Paiva from Bubbledogs, head to the après ski bar for cocktails or the Cheese Village for a dairy-induced food coma.
foodiesfestival.com, Truman Brewery London, 91 Brick Lane, E1 6QL