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Special events in the terminals at Heathrow

Heathrow is the stage for fun and engaging events all year round to keep you entertained on your travels.

Celebrate summer at Heathrow

Welcome in the summer with Heathrow. For the month of July we are celebrating in style with a series of British-themed events in the terminals.

Alice in Wonderland

150 years of Alice

Heathrow is celebrating the 150th anniversary of Alice in Wonderland with a series of Alice-themed events for all the family.

The Queen of Hearts

Character walk-around - the Queen of Hearts and the Mad Hatter

Alice's nightmare will commence when the Queen of Hearts and the Mad Hatter - who is partial to jam tarts - will be visiting us.

Terminal 3

  • 31 August - 17:30 to 20:00

Terminal 4

  • 31 August - 14:00 to 16:30

Tea party workshops

Colouring pencils

Each terminal will hold its own tea party workshop where our teams will help children (or adults!) paint their own teacup and saucer to take away as a lasting reminder of Heathrow this summer.

Terminal 3 - Rhubarb British Restaurant and Bar

  • 28 July - 14:00 to 16:00

Terminal 4 - Dining Street Restaurant

  • 29 July - 14:00 to 20:00

Terminal 5 - Pilots Bar and Kitchen

  • 30 July - 10:00 to 16:00

Alice in Wonderland picture frames

Have some fun with your family and be sure to take a Heathrow souvenir with you.

  • Terminal 2: Play area near the walkway to 'B' Gates
  • Terminal 3: Play area in the Family Lounge near Ted Baker
  • Terminal 4: Play area opposite Boots on the way to Gates 1-6
  • Terminal 5: Play area near Gate 7.

Download your own Alice in Wonderland chapter

Download a chapter from this classic book, available at WHSmith this summer, and find out what happens to Alice.

You'll find your free download on the books page at heathrow.com/boutique from 13 July until 6 September.

The Arts and Crafts cart

Balloon Fairies art and craft

Our Balloon Fairies are back and will be visiting the terminals, helping families make fun mementoes of their time at Heathrow.

Terminal 2

  • 27 July - 14:00 to 20:00

Anyone for chess?

For those of you with a keen interest in chess, or those who have never tried the game, we will have an oversized version of the game in Terminals 2 and 5.

Terminal 2 - opposite Cap'uccino

  • From 14 July until 23 August

Terminal 5 - Arrivals near the fountains

  • From 13 July until 23 August

Caffè Nero - home of live music:

Caffè Nero in Terminal 2 Arrivals will be home to exciting live music on various dates throughout July. Enjoy some good food and be entertained at the same time. Unless otherwise stated, performances start at 10.30am.

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