From Kodaline to Anna Calvi, Sir Roger Penrose to John Cooper Clarke, Plan B to the The Magic Numbers, The George Tavern has an extremely exciting and diverse array of world class acts performing in unique, intimate surroundings.

We are also very supportive of new promoters and emerging acts with regular showcases of the best
new artists in London and the UK.

If you are interested in putting on a night, playing at one of our showcases, or would like to book The George for a party please email us at

With regular art exhibitions, lectures, vintage jumble sales performances, film and poetry nights, we embrace all aspects of the arts.

Opening hours are as follows:

Monday - Thursday: 4PM - 12AM
Friday - Saturday: 4PM - 3AM
Sunday: 4PM - 12AM

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Mon 24th April - Art Quiz
Try out your Art knowledge at the George this evening and you could be the lucky winner of £30! The George Art Quiz - last Monday of every month!
Teams: 1-5. Free entry

Thu 27th April - Jack Rocks The George Tavern!
It's time for our April showcase night with live music from indie rock duo Moon Panda, alternative indie 5-piece Shoot The Symphony and indie rock bands The Sheratones and Naked Next Door! Jack Daniel's Happy Hour 7-8pm so make sure to come down early and in time for the first act at 8pm!
Free entry
7PM - 12AM

Fri 28th April - LOWENDERZ
Jungle Japes present a free night of top selectors playing an electic mix of tear out Jungle, acid squelch, slamming kicks and slowed down wobbly jams! Line up:
Hughesse & Lousie +1 - Jungle/Hardcore/Acid house
Elliot Ness - Jungle/Drum&Bass
Shuffling Strangefoot - Self-Flagellation Groove Thundering
Mantis - Dubstep/Breaks/JungleM
Knight Showerman - Exclusive 2010 throwback set
Wishcoin & Sez Pierre - Experimental beats/Vaporwave/Abstract
Wordsmiths: Makerel, Whalesoundz
Free Entry
8PM - 3AM

Sat 29th April - DIY Pop Fest London
Live music from Crumbs (Leeds/York), Herbert Powell (Glasgow), Hodad (Cardiff), Mammoth Penguins (Cambridge), Molar (London), Po! (Leicester) The Pooches (Glasgow), Skinny Girl Diet (London/ Brighton) and Witching Waves (London)!
Entry: £13 in advance from WeGotTickets
2PM - 3AM

Sun 30th April - Variety Bunker!
East End singalong Variety Bunker! For those of you who've never been, singalong tunes, party games, and general camp old nonsense are what's on offer and you just pay what you can afford into the hat.
Free entry
4PM - 7PM

Sun 30th April - Sympathiser EP Launch
Join us for the celebration of indie band Sympathiser's debut EP! Support TBA.
Entry: £5
7.30PM - 12AM


Mon 1st May - Jollies at the George!
Roll up, roll up, for the 4th edition of the now world famous Jollies at the George open mic stand-up night!
Free Entry
7.30 - 10PM

Tue 2nd May - Yoann Minkoff & Kris Nolly
Save the date becuase you're in for a treat! We're very excited to be hosting an intimate gig with Blues/Folk/Beatbox duo Yoann Minkoff and Kris Nolly before they leave for their tour in South Africa.
Free Entry
7.30PM - 12AM

Fri 5th May - Drag Queen Scream Launch Party + GLASS supporting
Pull out your sparkling moves as Madonna gets you into the groove! Take the stage in your bad ass drag and dazzle the crowd with your diamond swag!
Guilty Pleasure DJ sets: glitter pop + lush R&B + juicy disco!
Karaoke Scream: Sign up and submit your songs on the event page!
100% of profits from tickets sold go to supporting The Syria Campaign!
Special guests (live music): Psychedelic pop from GLASS!
Entry: £3 £5, £10, £15, £20
7PM - 3AM

Sat 6th May - Club Calypso
Live music from London noise-making 3-piece The Amber Bugs, indie brass-wielding 6-piece Nicholson Heal, folk punk artist Little Big Noise and baroque & roll 6-piece The Gadfly + DJs until the early hours!
Free entry, donations welcome! All donations go to the childrens mental health charity Place2Be.
8PM - 3AM

Thu 11th May - Live Music Quiz evening with Roscius!
Bring your friends, create your team (2-10 people per team), have a drink and put on your dancing shoes! Our special guest Roscius will perform an entirely improvised live set of familiar songs! He uses instruments he collects on his travels around the world to create a quality mix of ethnic, house, afro, minimal, hip hop, jazz, techno and disco influenced music. No laptop, just percussion, a sampler and his voice!
Free entry
7.30PM - 12AM

Fri 12th May - Live Music + DJs
Line-up will be announced soon.
Entry: £6, £5 in advance
7PM - 3AM

Sat 13th May - Xaviers, 9999999999 + More TBA
Live music from experimental rock trio XAVIERS and mega band project 9999999999 + DJs until the early hours!
Entry: TBC
7PM - 3AM

Sun 14th May - Gin Trap Cabaret
The monthly mash-up of variety, comedy and mystery returns for another Sunday special!
Free entry
7.30PM - 12AM

Tue 16th May - Schande (EP launch), Witching Waves, Fightmilk
Come and celebrate Schande's new EP with us together with indie pop from Witching Waves and Fightmilk!
Free entry, donations welcome
7.30PM - 12AM

Thu 18th May - Palace Present
Palace are back from their tour and ready to host another brilliant live music night at the George! Line up coming soon.
Free entry
7PM - 12AM

Fri 19th May - Tax Records Launch Party
More info coming soon!
7PM - 3AM

Sat 20th May - Party Saturday!
The bar open as usual - party and table bookings welcome!
Free entry
4PM - 3AM

Sun 21st May - Tigmus present: JYLDA, Kate Lomas + More TBA
Live music from electronic pop artist JYLDA! Support from Kate Lomas + more TBA.
Entry: £4 in advance, £5 OTD
7.30PM - 12AM

Mon 22nd May - Art Quiz
Try out your Art knowledge at the George this evening and you could be the lucky winner of £30! The George Art Quiz - last Monday of every month!
Teams: 1-5. Free entry

Thu 25th May - TGT Present: Dead Natives, Robert Jackson, Billy Nomad
It's time for our monthly showcase night! This time we've got live music from alternative garage/rock 4-piece Dead Natives, folk/blues troubadour Robert Jackson and blues-punk artist Billy Nomad!
Free entry
7PM - 12AM

Fri 26th May - Freak Power Records present
Line up coming soon.
Free entry
7PM - 3AM