FREE half-term fun in London’s Zone 1 Elephant & Castle


This half-term, head down to London Zone 1’s Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre to get involved in a range of FREE activities. Paddington Bear has hopped on the Bakerloo line to Elephant & Castle’s for a FREE screening of Paddington for all the family, and there will also be Carnival-themed arts and crafts to keep the all of family entertained.

Activities include:

Paddington Bear hops on the Bakerloo line to Elephant & Castle!

What: Relax and watch a FREE screening of Paddington in Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre’s Community Hub. The film will be showing on the last day of half-term, and there will be plenty of free popcorn for all! Not one to be missed.

Where: Community Hub, Upper Floor of the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre (opposite Jenny’s Burgers), SE1 6TE

When: Friday 21st February, 4:30pm-6:30pm

FREE Carnival Arts and Crafts for all the family in Elephant & Castle 

What: Head down to London’s Zone 1 Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre this half-term for Carnival-themed arts and crafts activities for the children to enjoy whilst on their holidays. Taking place every day during the half-term break, children can immerse themselves in an array of interactive activities including making their own masks, costumes and headdresses, perfect for a carnival celebration!

Where: Outside the Community Hub, Upper Floor of the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre (opposite Jenny’s Burgers), SE1 6TE

When: Monday 17th – Friday 21st February, 11:00am-3:00pm

Join the Carnival with a traditional Latin American dance performance

What: Enjoy the traditional dances from Latin America, performed by the local groups Yurupari Grupo Folklorico, Expresión Inca, Dominicanos en Acción and Caporales Centristas San Miguel at the Elephant and Castle’s Shopping Centre.

Where: Public space opposite La Bodeguita restaurant, Upper Floor of the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre.

When: Saturday 22nd February, 2:00pm-3:00pm