A Royal Bank Holiday weekend at the RVT

If you’re looking for a varied smorgasbord of LGBT+ delights this August Bank Holiday then look no further than The Royal Vauxhall Tavern. Here’s a glimpse behind the curtain…


Thursday 22 August, 7pm to midnight

Pit your wits against Angela Lansbury as JB Fletcher at an interactive screening of a classic episode of Murder, She Wrote. Hosted by
super-fan Tim Benzie the night features games, prizes and audience participation, with special permission from NBC Universal Television.

Push The Button – Schlager Divas

Friday 23 August, 10pm to 3am

Those crazy pop kids at Push The Button are already excited for Eurovision 2020 and
this night is subtitled Road to Rotterdam … (*…or Maastricht) and will feature only Eurovision classics with an emphasis on the female stars of the cold northern countries. 


Saturday 24 August, 9pm to 4am

If you don’t love Duckie at The RVT with every fibre of your body, then we need you to reconsider your life choices… we love it! For the Bank Holiday weekend, there’s music from the Wifes & a Cloth plus guest performers Ian Street and Lyndal Marwick.

Sunday Social extended 

Sunday 25 August, 3pm to 3am

Sundays are always specialat The RVT, but the 12 hour extended Bank Holiday parties are the stuff of magic. There will be cabaret from both Tanya Hyde AND Tracy La Bouche and first rate music from DJs Simon Le Vans, Adam Turner, Phil Marriott and Chris Brogan.

The RVT Sports Day

Bank Holiday Monday, 26 August from 1pm to midnight

August Bank Holiday Monday is a special date in LGBT+ London as it’s the legendary RVT Sports Day. Raising vital funds for GMFA – the gay men’s health project and OutLife – health and life advice for LGBTQ+ people this is a crazy and beautiful day with the bonkers turned up to 11. Teams of insane people compete in a series of ‘serious sporting contests’ including the hand bag throw, drag relay, the 50M mince, tug of war and much more and the whole thing is hosted by Timberlina with surprises galore. And that is followed inside by Bank
Holiday Monday at The RVT with cabaret from Miss Jason and DJs Simon Le Vans, Silverhook and special guest DJ Mikey B from Australia.

Details and tickets from

The Royal Vauxhall Tavern, 372 Kennington Lane,
Vauxhall, SE11.




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