Events


Here is a list of online events and remote or very small group activities in or near London and for pagans, witches and those with similar interests. At the moment, events are often being reorganised due to Covid-related rules changes, so please check before attending anything. I generally list events in the UK, but some of the activities are outside that time zone, so also check what time it will start in your location. If you know an online ritual, talk, meeting or workshop you want included, please email me at badwitch1234@gmail.com

Now – 1 November. Online Samhain Festival with Wendy Witch. Share your Samhain preparations, recipes, rituals, spells, traditions on the event page. Free. https://www.facebook.com/events/1622067754639532/

Now - 5 November; London Dreamtime: Werewolves of London Full Moon Audio Walk. Download the audio tour and listen from your smartphone to be led on a dusk tour around the West End, including locations from the the 1980s classic film. Venue: Charing Cross, London, WC2N. Time: In your own time, at dusk. Tickets · £13.52. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/london-dreamtime-werewolves-of-london-full-moon-audio-walk-tickets-122052631707?

Tuesday 27, Friday 30 October; Kist in Thyme, Poppets and Besoms. Part of a series of online workshops with herbal storyteller Amanda Edmiston, organised by the Centre for Folklore, Myth and Magic. Time: 10am. Tickets: £5 per session. Artist Holly has also created craft boxes for £9.50 containing what you might need for the sessions. To book contact Amanda via https://botanicafabula.co.uk/ More details: https://www.facebook.com/events/502009240686791

Tuesday 27 October; Heron Drums Online Shamanic Drum Circle via Facebook or Zoom. Time: 7pm: Details: https://www.facebook.com/herondrumsuk/

Tuesday 27 October; Simplify: How to Stay Sane in a World Going Mad. An online talk with Bob Hillary, organised by Watkins Publishing. Time: 7pm. Free, but register for a place. 

Tuesday 27 October; Moon Cycle Alchemy. Digital event organised by She's Lost Control. Time: 7pm. Tickets £5-£20 per session.  https://www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk/digital

Wednesday 28 October; Moon Books Live Talk and Discussion with Imelda Almqvist, author of books on sacred art and shamanism, hosted by Moon Books. Time: 7pm. https://www.facebook.com/MoonBooks

Wednesday 28 October; Shakti Yoga - Decompress. Online event with Dancing the Goddess. Time: 6pm. Tickets: £7. https://www.meetup.com/Dancing-the-Goddess/

Wednesday 28 October; Chakra Healing Evening. Digital event organised by She's Lost Control. Time: 7pm. Tickets £20/£30 per session.  https://www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk/digital

Wednesday 28 October; The Vampirology of Covid-19 - The Folklore of Contagion. A live, illustrated Zoom talk with with historian Nick Groom, author of The Vampire, as part of London Month of the Dead. Time: 7pm. Early bird tickets £4, including a donation to NHS charities. https://www.londonmonthofthedead.com/

Wednesday 28 October; Hertford Samhain Ancestor Moot. Online event. Time: 8pm. Free. https://www.facebook.com/events/1111338525961399

Wednesday 28 October (tbc, but usually every Wednesday); Open Space Online Gathering via Zoom. Organised by Aho Studio, 13 Prince Edward Rd, London, E9 5LX. Time: 8pm. Tickets: £3. www.aho.community

Wednesday 28 October; Full Moon Sound Journey. Digital event organised by She's Lost Control. Tickets £5-£15. Time: 8.30pm. https://www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk/digital

Thursday 29 October; Work with Shamanism to Grow Personally and Professionall. Online event with Harriet Goudard. Time: 10am. Free. https://www.meetup.com/awaken-the-inner-shaman-london/

Thursday 29 October; The Psychic Workout with Maria Antoniou. Online mini workshop through the College of Psychic Studies. Time: 11am-2pm. Tickets: Members: £55, Non-members: £75. https://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/

Thursday 29 October; Keith Linder on Bothell Hell House (part two). Online ASSAP talk. Time: 7pm. Free event. Tickets limited to 100 and available first to all Assap members, but can be booked by non-ASSAP members from Thursday morning. Email secretary@assap.ac.uk to reserve a place. To join ASSAP, for £5 per year, visit http://www.assap.ac.uk/.

Thursday 29 October; PF London Samhain Online Samhain Ritual with Luna Iter. Hosted by The Pagan Federation: London. Time: 8pm. Free. Zoom: us02web.zoom.us/j/83045646552 Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/788286185047657

Friday 30 October (tbc but every Friday); Friday Live Chat hosted by Rachel Patterson, author of the Kitchen Witch series of books. Time: 9am. Free event. https://www.facebook.com/RachelPattersonbooks/

Friday 30 October (tbc but usually every Friday); Shakti Yoga. Online event with Dancing the Goddess. Time: 9am. Tickets: £10. https://www.meetup.com/Dancing-the-Goddess/

Friday 30 October; A Spell in the Wild. Online talk by Alice Tarbuck about her new book and what it means to be a witch, organised by National Library of Scotland. Time: 2pm. Free. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/a-spell-in-the-wild-with-alice-tarbuck-tickets-118460942869

Friday 30 October; Book Launch Event for Medicine of the Imagination: Dwelling in Possibility by Imelda Almqvist. Time: 2pm. Free to attend, but register for a place in advance. https://pregnant-hag-teachings.teachable.com/p/book-launch-event-for-medicine-of-the-imagination/

Friday 30 October; Full Moon Circle. Digital event organised by She's Lost Control. Time: 7pm. Tickets £5-£20.  https://www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk/digital

Friday 30 October; Start of a year's online membership and training with a witches coven, run by Shirlee and Kim of Wicca Moon. It will offer training in working with crystals, herbs, healing, magicking and more each full moon. There will be an esbat ritual every month, guided by an initiated high priestesses and high priests of the old craft. The price of this group will be £365 for the whole year which can be paid in instalments of £35 per month. For further details on how to enrole contact Shirlee or Kim  on shirlee@wiccamoon.org.uk  or call Wicca moon 02088507809. https://www.facebook.com/WiccaMoonEltham

Friday 30 October (usually every Friday); Psychic and Intuitive Skills Development. Online via Zoom with Mahesh Gordhan of the London School  of  Spirituality. Time: 8pm. Tickets: £5/£7.50. https://www.meetup.com/londonschoolofspirituality/

Friday 30 October; Halloween Party. Online event via Children of Circe, a private pagan group run by Richard Levy and sponsored by the Doreen Valiente Foundation. You have to join the group to watch the videos: Time: 8pm. Free event. https://www.facebook.com/groups/725752541262809

Friday 30 October; Online Samhain Ceremony with London Woodland Witches, Wiccans and Pagans. Beginners of Wicca and Paganism welcome. Time: 9pm. Tickets: free, but you must register for your place. https://www.meetup.com/LondonWoodlandWitches

Saturday 31 October - 2 November; Witchcrafters Online Full Moon Pagan Market. Starts 9am. Free. https://www.facebook.com/events/2698839427103504

Saturday 31 October - 1 November; Barefoot Witch Festival. Online event starting at 10am on Saturday. Tickets · £27.54. www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/witch-fest-tickets-119602021867

Saturday 31 October; Early Time and Late Halloween Breath Ceremonies with Lisa Li online via Zoom. Organised by Aho Studio, 13 Prince Edward Rd, London, E9 5LX. Times: 10am and 6pm. Tickets: £20 per session. www.aho.community

Saturday 31 October - 7 November; Constructing the witch: how women became maleficent. Two session online class with Ann Jeffers via City Lit. Time: 10.30am-1pm. Tickets: £59/£47/£36. https://www.citylit.ac.uk/

Saturday 31 October; The Mysteries of the Mausolea. A guided tour inside some of the mausolea of Highgate Cemetery West led by Dr Ian Dungavell as part of London Month of the Dead. Venue: Highgate Cemetery West, Swain's Ln, Highgate, London N6 6PJ. Time: 10am.  Tickets £20, includes donation to the cemetery. https://www.londonmonthofthedead.com/

Saturday 31 October - Sunday 1 November; Mind Body Spirit Online Festival. Tickets from £5. https://www.mindbodyspirit.co.uk/whats-on/online-wellbeing-festival

Saturday 31 October; 'A Huge Pack of Witches': A Witch Scare in 17th Century Lancashire. Online talk by Jess Nelson, Head of Collections at the National Archives. Time: 10.30am. Free, but you must reserve a ticket. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/a-huge-pack-of-witches-a-witch-scare-in-17th-century-lancashire-tickets-125608629793?

Saturday 31 October, Rural Gothic Samhain Surprise. One-day festival of online lectures organised by the Folklore Podcast. Tickets: £7.50. https://thefolklorepodcast.weebly.com/store/c9/Tickets.html

Saturday 31 October, Wicca Moon Witches Tea Party. Hosted by Wicca Moon, 50 Well Hall Road, London SE9 6SH. Time: noon. https://www.facebook.com/events/361687141620269/

Saturday 31 October, Afternoon Memorial Ceremony for Ken Rees, a much-loved London-based pagan elder and teacher who recently died. Online ceremony via Zoom and small events being organised by individuals at the same time. Time: 2pm. Free to attend. Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/750040445581585/ You can also visit the Ken Rees Memorial Page: https://www.facebook.com/KenReesMemorialPage

Saturday 31 October, I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts! Online talk with Richard Wiseman and Chris French. Online event via Skeptics in the Pub. Time: 6.45pm. https://www.facebook.com/events/338071624190856

Saturday 31 October - Sunday 1 November; Aphrodite's Flame Samhain/Beltane Celebration. Join Aphrodite's Flame Keepers to tend a candle flame from for as long as you wish in your own home, from dusk to dusk. You can use real candles or LED lights. Venue: Worldwide. Details: https://www.facebook.com/aphroditesflame/

Saturday 31 October; Samhain Ritual hosted by Cunning Folk. Online event. Time: 8pm. Free, but you must register for a place. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/samhain-ritual-tickets-123657840931

Saturday 31 October; Witchcraft Live - Ouija livestreamed by Thoth. Time: 11pm. Free. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/witchcraft-live-ouija-tickets-85131481553?

Sunday 1 November; Full Moon Event with Peace Fires. Light a candle or fire for peace wherever you are in the world, for just for 10 minutes or an hour or longer and state the intention: “Let there be peace on earth and love for one another.” Details: http://peacefires.org/

Sunday 1 November; Kensal Green Ne'er Do Wells. The Victorian Underbelly Underground at Kensal Green - A Guided Tour with Robert Stephenson as part of London Month of the Dead. Venue: Kensal Green Cemetery, 364 Ladbroke Grove, Kensal Green, London W10 5AB. Time: 11am.  Tickets £12, includes donation to the cemetery. https://www.londonmonthofthedead.com/

Sunday 1 November; Forest Bathing with London Forest Bathing Meet-up Group. This is a small, socially distanced outdoor event which will be adjusted in line with government guidelines. Two sessions: noon and 3pm. Tickets: £25. https://www.meetup.com/London-Forest-Bathing-Nature-Connection-Meetup/

Sunday 1 November; Virtual French Quarter Ghost Tour for Day of the Dead. Online event hosted by Witch Way Magazine. Time: 4pm. Tickets £10. https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/witchwayevents/10

Sunday 1 November; Paganism. First session in 7-Sunday online course exploring the main branches of Western Paganism and associated history, beliefs and practices. Tutor: Ginette Davis, with WEA.
Ref: C2227647. Time: 4.30pm. Fee: £44.80. https://enrolonline.wea.org.uk/Online/2020/CourseInfo.aspx?r=C2227647

Monday 2 November; Shakti Yoga - Awaken. Online event with Dancing the Goddess. Time: 7am. Tickets: £7. https://www.meetup.com/Dancing-the-Goddess/

Monday 2 November; Mindful Still Life Monday Sessions with London Drawing, via Zoom. Two sessions: 12.30pm and 6pm. Free, but donations welcome. http://londondrawing.com/events/mindful-still-life-monday-sessions/

Monday 2 November; Astrology Circle - Learn the Houses. Third of four sessions. Digital event organised by She's Lost Control. Time: 6.30pm. Tickets £5-£20 per session.  https://www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk/digital

Monday 2 November; Ways into Witchcraft - Working with an Altar. Online workshop with Rebecca Beattie, author of Nature Mystics, via Treadwell's Online. Via Zoom. Time: 7pm start. Tickets: £20. https://www.treadwells-london.com/events

Tuesday 3 November and 10 November; The Chaos Chambers - four-part hypnotic journey through a system of chaos magic, with classes over 2 evenings, taught by Mark Vincent via Treadwell's Online. Via Zoom. Time: 7pm start. Tickets: £80. https://www.treadwells-london.com/events

Tuesday 3 November; Moon Cycle Alchemy. Digital event organised by She's Lost Control. Time: 7pm. Tickets £5-£20 per session.  https://www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk/digital

Tuesday 3 November; The History and Mythology of Glastonbury. Online talk by Professor Ronald Hutton hosted by Somerset Rural Life Museum and The Museum of Somerset. Time: 7.30pm. Tickets: £5 - £9.50. https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/somerset-rural-life-museum/t-zavknk

Tuesday 3 November; The Witches' Inn Online Moot. Time: 8pm. Free event. https://www.facebook.com/events/1020541485074433

Wednesday 4 November - 25 November; Constructing the witch: how women became maleficent. Four session online class with Ann Jeffers via City Lit. Time: 6pm. Tickets: £59/£47/£36. https://www.citylit.ac.uk/

Wednesday 4 November; Moon Books Live Talk and Discussion with Luke Eastwood, author of books on druidry, hosted by Moon Books. Time: 7pm. https://www.facebook.com/MoonBooks

Wednesday 4 November; Tarot Introduced: major arcana and spreads. Start of Four Wednesday evening course via Treadwell's Online. Via Zoom. Time: 7pm start. Tickets: £100. https://www.treadwells-london.com/events

Wednesday 4 November (tbc); Drumming and Meditation Online with Taz Thornton via Zoom. (Usually on the first Wednesday of every month) Time: 7pm-8.30pm. Donation of £5 to £15. https://www.facebook.com/groups/TheInspirationTribe

Thursday 5 November; Chaos Witchcraft. Online workshop with Julian Vayne, via Treadwell's Online. Via Zoom. Time: 7pm start. Tickets: £20. https://www.treadwells-london.com/events


Thursday 5 November; Breathwork for Creativity. Digital event organised by She's Lost Control. Tickets: £5-£20. Time: 7pm. https://www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk/digital

Friday 6 November; Art and Alchemy: from the Ancient to Today. Online class with Christopher Collier via City Lit. Time: 6pm. Tickets: £19/£12. https://www.citylit.ac.uk/

Friday 6 November; Herbal series - Jasmine. Online talk via Children of Circe, a private pagan group run by Richard Levy and sponsored by the Doreen Valiente Foundation. You have to join the group to watch the videos: Time: 8pm. Free event. https://www.facebook.com/groups/725752541262809

Saturday 7 November; Geoff Miles – Heathenry and the Runes. Video talk and question session as part of Witchfest Online organised by Children of Artemis. Time: from 3.45pm. For more details and links: https://witchcraft.org/witchfest-online/

Saturday 7 November; Magical Writing - A Creative Journey. Start of 6-part online course by Irisanya Moon, author of Reclaiming Witchcraft and Pagan Portals - Aphrodite. Time: 8pm. Cost: Requested donation $99-299 sliding scale. https://www.facebook.com/events/337556917521818

Sunday 8 -15 November; Interfaith Week 2020 on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/events/721023041954503

Sunday 8 November; Flower Magic. Talk with Rachel Patterson. Time: 4pm. Free. https://www.facebook.com/events/799549684129094/

Sunday 8 November; The Highgate Vampire. Online storytelling and music with London Dreamtime to celebrate Bram Stokers birthday. Time: 7pm. Tickets: £10. Details: https://www.londondreamtime.com/calendar/

Sunday 8 November; Botanical Witchcraft. Talk by Amy Blackthorn and Cyndi Brannen, author of Keeping Her Keys. Time: 9pm. Free. https://www.facebook.com/events/347387899688779

Monday 9 - 22 November; Thinking Nature’s Sacred Sites. Invitation to take part in an online event to engage with the archive images of sacred sites by artist Monica Sjöö. Share your own words or pictures as part of the Being Human Festival. Free, no booking necessary. https://beinghumanfestival.org/event/thinking-natures-sacred-sites/

Monday 9 November; Astrology Circle - Learn the Houses. Digital event organised by She's Lost Control. Time: 6.30pm. Tickets £5-£20 per session.  https://www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk/digital

Monday 9 November; How to Know Higher Worlds. Study and conversation group on Zoom hosed by Dr Sue Peat and Philip Martyn, through Rudolf Steiner House. Free. Time: 7pm (Every 2 weeks on Monday until December 7) https://www.meetup.com/rudolf-steiner-spiritual-science/

Tuesday 10 November, Honouring Our Ancestors Through Our Art. Foundation level class in Making Sacred Art with Imelda Almqvist. Time: 7pm. Tickets: £35. https://pregnant-hag-teachings.teachable.com/p/honouring-our-ancestors/

Tuesday 10 November, Paleo-fantasy and Ancient Alien Contact. Online talk by Stacy Hackner organised by London Fortean Society and Conway Hall. Time: 7.30pm. Tickets: donation of at least £5 recommended. https://conwayhall.ticketsolve.com/shows/1173605265

Wednesday 11 November, How to Visualise Your Goals and Live Your Dream Life. An online talk with Camilla Sacre-Dallerup, organised by Watkins Publishing. Time: 8pm. Free, but register for a place. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-visualise-your-goals-and-live-your-dream-life-tickets-124686856745

Thursday 12 November; The Mediumistic Workout with Maria Antoniou. Online mini workshop through the College of Psychic Studies. Time: 11am-2pm. Tickets: Members: £55, Non-members: £75. https://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/

Thursday 12 November; In Search Of Cernunnos. Online talk at South East London Folklore Society. Time: 8pm. Price: pay what you can - suggested donation £5. Details: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2438110887/

Thursday 12 November; The Magical Qabalah. Workshop via Treadwell's Online. Via Zoom. Time: 7pm start. Tickets: £20. https://www.treadwells-london.com/events

Thursday 12 November; The Rune Magician: part of one-year online foundation course in mastering the 24 runes of the Elder Futhark, taught by Imelda Almqvist and hosted by Christian Thurow. Time: 8pm. Single ticket for one session £30. https://www.tickettailor.com/events/surbitonshamaniccircle/422039?

14 November; Seriously Psychic. One-day conference organised by the  ASSAP Events Team. Venue: Goldsmiths, University of London, Lewisham Way, London, SE14 6NW. Time: 10am-6pm. Tickets: £5 – £20. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/seriously-psychic-tickets-45717711907?

14 November - 28 November; Witchcraft in Early Modern Scotland. Three session online class with Ellen Carpenter via City Lit. Time: 10.30am-noon. Tickets: £59/£47/£36. https://www.citylit.ac.uk/

Sunday 15 November; Waking the Water Ceremony, organised by Sacred Earth Activism. A ritual to do at a water course near you, in your own time. https://www.facebook.com/events/202821277645331

Monday 16 November; Elemental Magic - Fire. Online workshop with Rebecca Beattie, author of Nature Mystics, via Treadwell's Online. Via Zoom. Time: 7pm start. Tickets: £20. https://www.treadwells-london.com/events

Tuesday 17 November; Magical Mind: The World of Terry Pratchett, hosted by Neil Gaiman. Part of the Being Human Festival. Time: 6pm. Free, but you must book a ticket. https://beinghumanfestival.org/event/magical-mind-the-world-of-terry-pratchett/

Tuesday 17 November (tbc but usually 3rd Tuesday of the month); Online Witches of London Gathering, hosted by Witches of London CoA Gathering and Children of Artemis. Time: 7.30pm. Free, but you must reserve a place. https://www.facebook.com/coawitchesoflondon/

Wednesday 18 November; Forest Bathing: Seasonal Self with London Forest Bathing Meet-up Group. Venue: Queen's Wood, Highgate, North London. Time: 9.30am. Tickets: £25. https://www.meetup.com/London-Forest-Bathing-Nature-Connection-Meetup/

Wednesday 18-Thursday 19 November; Aphrodite's Monthly Festival. Join Aphrodite's Flame Keepers to tend a candle flame from for as long as you wish in your own home, from dusk to dusk. You can use real candles or LED lights. Venue: Worldwide. Details: https://www.facebook.com/aphroditesflame/

Thursday, 19 November, Snow White: Evil Witches. Online Lecture by Professor Joanna Bourke via Gresham College. Time: 6pm. Free but you have to register in advance. https://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/evil-witches

23 November; Crossbones Vigil. At 7pm on the 23rd of every month since June 2004, people have honoured the outcast dead of Crossbones Graveyard, Southwark, but at the moment this are virtual events. You can do a solitary ritual in your own space, light a candle and say the words you can find here: https://www.facebook.com/GooseandCrow/  

23 November, Twenty years of weird science at Goldsmiths: Some reflections by Professor Chris French. Online webinar for the Society for Psychical Research. Time: 8pm. Tickets free for members, £5 for non-members. https://www.spr.ac.uk/

Friday 4 December; Psychogeography: the art of getting lost. Online class with Christopher Collier via City Lit. Time: 6pm. Tickets: £19/£12. https://www.citylit.ac.uk/

Friday 11 December: Online launch event for my latest book, Pagan Portals - Guided Visualisations, via Facebook Live. Free to join in. You can view PP - Guided Visualisations on Amazon, and find it on my author page at Moon Books. https://www.facebook.com/events/353859452274902/

Sunday 13 December; Season Spellcraft with the Seed Sistas. Online course through the College of Psychic Studies. Time: 11am-4pm. Tickets: Members: £65, Non-members: £85. https://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/

Monday 14 December; The Wheel of the Year: Yule. Online workshop with Rebecca Beattie, author of Nature Mystics, via Treadwell's Online. Via Zoom. Time: 7pm start. Tickets: £20. https://www.treadwells-london.com/events

28 December; Full Moon Event with Peace Fires. Light a candle or fire for peace wherever you are in the world, for just for 10 minutes or an hour or longer and state the intention: “Let there be peace on earth and love for one another.” Details: http://peacefires.org/

31 December; 5th Annual New Year’s Eve 26-Hour Global Healing Event. Light a candle or fire for peace wherever you are in the world, for just for 10 minutes or an hour or longer and state the intention: “Let there be peace on earth and love for one another.” Details: http://peacefires.org/

Free Practical Magic 101 tutorials: How to do Candle Magic, How to Burn Loose Incense, How to use a Sage Smudge, How to use a Pendulum at https://www.treadwells-london.com/intro plus free podcasts: https://www.treadwells-london.com/treadwell-s-podcast  For  £12.99 a month you can also subscribe to gain access to uploaded illustrated lectures and seminars from Treadwell's renowned catalogue of events: https://www.treadwells-london.com/lectures

Disclaimer: Please note that I am not responsible for the content of any of these events except my Facebook Live with Moon Books. Where a practitioner is offering information about magical protection, this is *not* medical advice.

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