The Underbelly is by far one of the most entertaining festivals to hit London every year! They sold about 460,000 tickets for over 200 shows in 22 venues just over 25 days last year.
Open until the end of September, it offers a wide range of world class entertainment in the heart of the city London! Right from fun activities for families, to live podcast sessions covering some interesting topics, the best live circus, comedy shows, music gigs, cabaret and lots of other festivities, they've got you absolutely covered and satisfied!
For the cherry on top, they've organized stalls of international street food, after - work drinks at London's largest outdoor bars and a true festival vibe at the bank of River Thames.
Their shows are short (usually only an hour long), sharp and very sweet. And the majority of tickets are under £20 making Underbelly Festival an affordable entertainment destination in London this summer!
The line-up this year includes a couple of sets from the finest comedians such as the Lost Voice Guy, Nina Conti and Abandoman. For an audience that loves theatre, they've got the long-running 'Austentacious', international circus shows such as 'A Simple Space' and performances by cabaret stars like Le Gateau Chocolat and the Cocoa Butter Club.
For families with young kids, they've got a separate kids festival going on alongside which includes the CBeebies most favourite - Twirlywoos! And for adventure, they've arranged a junior edition of choose - your - own adventure theatre from the troupe - The Showstoppers.
A summer full of fun, adventure, inspirational and entertaining experiences, you have to visit the Underbelly Festival Southbank! The bank of the river Thames creates the perfect spot for you to get some air out and enjoy with your friends and families.
To know more about the festival or to book your passes, visit - visitlondon.com
BOOK a night at the Mercure Kensington, a perfect base for you to have a comfortable stay and enjoy the festival minutes away!