Win a pair of tickets to Taste of London with Casa Havana Mojito bar pop-up

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors: various

@ Taste of London festival and Brixton Market

www.havana-mojito.co.uk

Learn how to create the authentic taste of Cuba at the Casa Havana Mojito bar!

London’s markets are getting that authentic Cuban flavour. Until August a series of pop-up Casa Havana Mojito bars will offer you a chance to mix your own mojitos for free, expertly guided by trained ‘Cantineros’ (the word for ‘barmen’ in Cuban Spanish). All guests will be gifted a rustic Havana tin cup to take away too. Simply swing by at Taste of London festival or Brixton Market and learn how to create the perfect mojito quicker than you can say salud!

Pop-ups:

Taste of London festival (festival ticket holders only)
17th–21st June

Brixton Market
25th-28th June
2nd-5th, 9th-12th, 9th-12th July

Win two tickets to Taste of London by emailing competitions@informedlondon.com by the end of Monday 15th June. Tell us who you will share your mojito with!

Win an amazing Goodmans Go portable radio and music player with the ability to recharge your phone

Goodmans GO provides crystal clear digital radio, streaming from your phone and the ability to recharge it up to 3 times! Providing an extra boost when you’re at the park or beach.

It plays for up to 10 hour, the display is easy to reach all conditions so you can tell how much battery is left and it’s rugged and splashproof so you can take it anywhere.

www.goodmans.co.uk

Win the music player by emailing competitions@informedlondon.com and telling us where you will use it this summer.

The competition is open to over 18s, you must live in London or nearby and you have until midnight Wednesday 10 June 2015 to enter. Good luck!

Win the ultimate running experience for you and a friend! Nike Women’s 10K

This summer, London will be one of 20 cities around the world to host a race as part of the Nike Women’s Race Series – the world’s largest race series for women, which will unite female runners and enable them to experience and celebrate the power of sport.

Win entry to the now sold out event and £50 to spend at LifeStyleSports.com

Simply enter your details on LifeStyleSports.com to be in with a chance of winning! Terms and conditions apply.

Winners will be announced on June 13th. Good luck!

The Shepherd’s Life: A Tale of the Lake District – book competition

From James Rebanks, the Herdwick Shepherd, comes The Shepherd’s Life, a story of the Lake District and its people which could redefine the literature of rural life

Some people’s lives are entirely their own creations. James Rebanks’ isn’t. The first son of a shepherd, who was the first son of a shepherd himself, he and his family have lived and worked in and around the Lake District for generations. Their way of life is ordered by the seasons and the work they demand, and has been for hundreds of years.

www.penguin.co.uk

Win a copy of the book by emailing competitions@informedlondon.com and telling us what your favourite farm animal is.

The competition is open to over 18s, you must live in London or nearby and you have until midnight Sunday 26 April 2015 to enter. Good luck!

Hotel Direct – Twitter List Competition Itinerary

Enter the Hotel Direct competition to win a weekend in London featuring loads of exciting activities and hotel.

Hotel Direct’s London competition

Hotel Direct have prepared an insider’s guide to show you the real London, a Londoner’s London including the best pop-up restaurants, one-off stunts, exhibitions and secret shows.

A new easy to follow Twitter list has been created by everyone from leading journalists to food enthusiasts and arts buff.

You can subscribe to the city guides for the following cities:

London
Edinburgh
Dublin
Manchester

This post was created in partnership with Hotel Direct.

Orbit Bar and Christmas activities @ ArcelorMittal Orbit / Fridays 12th and 19th December 2014

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors:
Bar 4-10pm
Christmas activities 12-4pm

@ ArcelorMittal Orbit, 3 Thornton Street, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford, London E20 2AD

Tickets: £15 book online

www.arcelormittalorbit.com

Enjoy the sunset and twinkling lights of London and soak up the magical night time views with a hot spiced apple juice or glass of mulled wine. Entry to the bar is included in the standard ticket price.

There is no better way to enter into the Christmas spirit! Great for after work drinks or the perfect way to start the weekend.

Win 2 tickets for either the late night bar opening (12th and 19th from 4pm-10pm) or Christmas activities during the day (13th, 14th, 20-24th from 12pm-4pm). Email competitions@informedlondon.com by Wednesday midnight 10th including your preference (bar or Christmas activities).

Residents of boroughs Barking and Dagenham, Greenwich, Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest can get £2 off standard ticket price.

Win four tickets to Thorpe Park’s Fright Night opening night / Friday 10th October 2014

TIME AND PLACE:

Opening times: 10:00-22:00 (Fright Nights attractions open at 15:00)

@ Thorpe Park, Staines Road, Chertsey, Surrey KT16 8PN (30 minutes from Waterloo)

Tickets: from £25.99 book online

www.thorpepark.com

Fright Nights return to stake its bloodied claim and reveals brand new horror maze experience Studio 13 as part of the spine-chilling line up to celebrate 13 terrifying years of everyone’s worst nightmares.

Guests can experience famous horror attractions into the night and ride five world-class roller coasters (THE SWARM, Stealth, SAW – The Ride, Nemesis Inferno, Colossus)

You also trick or treat yourself to a VIP package including back-stage horror passes and the scarily-popular Face it Alone experience, returning for its second terrifying year www.thorpebreaks.co.uk

Fright Nights:
10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24 October – 2 November

Win four tickets for you and your mates to the opening night by emailing competitions@informedlondon.com and telling us what you’re most scared off! We will pick a winner at random on Monday 6th October.

Win exclusive tickets to Ignite London presents Jungle at Battersea Power Station

WIN EXCLUSIVE TICKETS TO IGNITE LONDON, A NIGHT OF UNFORGETTABLE MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT,

HEADLINED BY LONDON-BASED COLLECTIVE

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COMPETITION CLOSES TONIGHT AT 7PM!

Informed London has teamed up with Heineken® to offer 5 lucky readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to the hottest event in town, Ignite London. Taking place on Thursday 21st August, winners will be treated to a premium night of entertainment at one London’s landmark buildings.jungleband970

 

With a headline performance by London-based collective, Jungle, supported by Beaty Heart, Heineken® is offering guests the chance to experience an exclusive gig under the iconic towers of Battersea Power Station.

Following their recent Glastonbury & Lollapalooza appearances, musical duo Jungle, known simply as ‘J’ and ‘T’, will treat fans to an exclusive set from their critically acclaimed eponymously named debut album, including tracks such as ‘The Heat’, ‘Busy Earnin’ and ‘Platoon.’

All you have to do to enter is tweet:

RT & follow @InFormedLondon to win 2 tickets to @Heineken presents Jungle @BatterseaPwrStn Thur 21st Aug #OpenLondon http://informedlondon.com/16679/jungle

Or “Like” our Jungle competition post on Facebook. Simple!

If you’re not lucky this time, don’t worry, simply head to startreatment.co for another chance to get your hands on these money can’t buy tickets.

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Win a meal for two and a cookbook with Death By Burrito @ Death By Burrito @ The Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen

Death By Burrito at Hoxton Square LogoTIME AND PLACE:

Doors:
Mo-Fr 12-15 and 17:00-22:00
Sat-Sun 12:00-22:00

@ Death By Burrito, 2-4 Hoxton Square, London N1 6NU

www.deathbyburrito.com

Mexican street food institution recently celebrated the opening of its new permanent residence at Hoxton Square.

The menu mixes popular classics and dishes from ‘Death By Burrito – The Cookbook’.

The tequila only cocktail menu was curated by award winning, Ryan Chetiyawardana (Mr Lyan).

Win a meal for two and a copy of The Cookbook. To enter, email us competitions@informedlondon.com with your full name and who you will take with you. Entries close at midnight 23/07/14

 

Win a bottle of Jacob’s Creek limited edition Wimbledon Classic Chardonnay or Shiraz

To celebrate being the Official Wine of Wimbledon, Jacob’s Creek has launched two limited edition Wimbledon bottles (Classic Chardonnay and Shiraz).

Win a bottle of Classic Chardonnay or Shiraz.

www.jacobscreek.com

To enter email competitions@informedlondon.com and tell us who you will be sharing your bottle with.

Terms and conditions:
– Competition open until 30/06/14
– You must be over 18 years old
– The prize is not refundable, transferable and no cash alternative will be provided

Jacob’s Creek is giving you the chance to win Wimbledon tickets by sending them videos of you playing #tennisfreestyle to find out more visit their Facebook page www.facebook.com/jacobscreekuk