Five Events at the London 02 Arena You Must Check Out in 2017

London 02 ArenaWhether you’re visiting us as part of a London city break, or to take care of business in the capital’s thriving financial district, there’s little denying that one of the highlights of staying at our Canary Wharf serviced apartments is the sheer variety of top flight entertainment taking place just across the River Thames at the 02 Arena.

Earlier this month, we told you about the innovative new exhibition, Star Wars: Identities, which features some 200 props, costumes, and set-pieces from George Lucas’ celebrated film franchise. Yet if lightsabers and stormtroopers aren’t really your thing, maybe classic rock bands or world-renowned dance troupes will be.

To help you really make the most of your stay at our luxury Canary Wharf apartments, here’s our guide to just give unmissable events at the London 02 Arena that you absolutely must check out when you visit us in 2017.

National Television Awards – Live

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017.

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Everything You Need to Know About Staying at Our Canary Wharf Serviced Apartments for the New Star Wars: Identities Show at London’s 02 Arena

new-star-wars-identitiesGuests staying with us at our Canary Wharf serviced apartments near the 02 Arena shouldn’t be too surprised to see storm troopers, lightsabers, and plenty of Londoners attempting to ‘Use the Force’ over the next couple of months.

Why? Because the world famous arena is currently playing host to a brand new interactive exhibition celebrating all things Star Wars.

Launching this past November, and running right through until late 2017, Star Wars: Identities offers visitors a unique insight into the characters, personalities, and histories of well-known characters like Luke Skywalker, Hans Solo, Darth Vader, and Princess Leia.

For those of you planning to explore this one-of-a-kind exhibition the next time you stay at Smart City Apartments, we’ve put together the following comprehensive guide, containing everything you could ever need to know about staying at our Canary Wharf serviced apartments for the Star Wars: Identities Exhibition at the 02 Arena. …Read More

Top Events at the London 02 Arena You Can’t Miss this October

London 02 ArenaWhether they stay at our central London serviced apartments for business, pleasure or any other reason you could think of, there’s one thing many of our guests all agree on; no trip to the capital is really complete without taking in a night of entertainment at the famous London 02 Arena.

Once the home of the Millennium Dome, the 02 is only a short journey from many of our city centre apartments, with Leicester Square tube stop near Covent Garden and Bank Station close to the Moorgate apartments you’re best options for getting there.

Wherever you’re staying with us this month, and whatever your tastes may be, here’s Smart City’s guide to the top events at the London 02 Arena that you absolutely can’t afford to miss this October 2015.

Michael McIntyre

1 Oct – 10 Oct 2015

For an impressive seven night run at the start of October, the comedian loved by millions across the United Kingdom returns to London’s 02 Arena for his new Happy & Glorious show. With a set of all new …Read More