This event has finished Took place on: Friday, 26th Oct 2018
Grab some shoulder pads, blast out some Duran Duran and get ready for a wicked 1980s themed Friday Late at London Transport Museum in Covent Garden.
Specially curated for the Museum’s Poster Girls exhibition, and with music, bars, special curator led tours, talks, 1980s style gaming, creative workshops and bonkers bingo, guests will be able to enjoy the Museum in a different way after hours.
Revealing subcultures, power dressing and passionate protests, highlights of the evening include:
Retro Arcade - relive the nostalgia of playing 1980s and 90s consoles and games in our pop-up retro arcade. Battle N64 favourites like Mario Kart and take on classics from NES, Megadrive, Super Street Fighter II, Duck Hunt and PacMan
Illustrated talk - Girls just wanna have fun – 1980s fashion and power dressing
Dolly Loves Dallas - Get your face drawn onto a 1980s paper fashion doll
A stitch in time - Create a simple accessory with recycled 1980s fabric. Choose from a scrunchie or bow tie.
Exist to resist - Journey through a photographic celebration of community protests, grass roots activism and rave culture
Illustrated talk - Docklands before the big money
Tarot reading – unlock your inner secrets
Craft - learn cross stitch - featuring designs inspired by a mashup on 80s and 90s culture with a transport twist.
Craft - create tie-dye shoe laces
Craft - make a bold statement with neon-coloured wire
Documentary: Moving London - journey into 1980s transport history
Go Bonkers Bingo - play bingo like you’ve never experienced before
Urban Decay Make-up - bold 1980s eye or lip looks
Photo booth – take home retro-style prints from our Tuk Tuk photo booth
Special Neon Nights cocktail offer – 2 for £12
Makers Market – 1980s inspired gifts for you or a friend
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Reserve tickets at this website2018-10-26 2018-10-26 Europe/London Friday Late: Power, play and politics Grab some shoulder pads, blast out some Duran Duran and get ready for a wicked 1980s themed Friday Late at London Transport Museum in Covent Garden. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/10/26/friday-late-power-play-and-politics-179807 London Transport Museum,Covent Garden Piazza, London, London,