Here's your guide to some of the best things to do in the week ahead:


  • D-Day Weekend

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, the RAF Museum is holding an open weekend for the whole family, with events including a fly-past of an Avro Lancaster, interactive storytelling and live poetry, games, tours of the museum’s artefacts, and the chance to roll around Colindale in a tank.

RAF Museum, Grahame Park Way, Hendon, June 6 to 8. Details: 020 8205 2266,


  • Meeting Mr Boom

Borehamwood Times:

A young girl is magically transported to an exciting new world which is constantly shifting, and where she meets four sunny new friends who are travelling musicians and performers and who take the girl under their wing and guide her on a fun and adventurous journey of discovery. Suitable for ages three and above.

artsdepot, Tally Ho Corner, Nether Street, North Finchley, June 8, 12noon and 3pm. Details: 020 8369 5454,


  • Potters Bar Carnival

The proceedings begin with the procession, which starts at Canada Life at 12.30pm and enters the showground, at Elm Court, for 2pm. The carnival this year includes the Schools’ Art Exhibition.

Elm Court, Potters Bar, June 8, from 12.30pm. Details:


  • Concert in the Park

The annual festival of music returns to Colindale, with an afternoon of live music from around the world. On the line-up is Brazilian samba band So Kem Eh, as well as headliners Soul Fiesta and the Barnet Youth Brass Band. Enjoy a delicious barbecue while you listen.

Beaufort Park, Colindale, June 7, 4pm to 9pm.


  • Gefiltefest

A one-day extravaganza of Jewish culture and food headed up by the doyen of Jewish cooking, Claudia Roden. Also on the bill is Joan Nathan, Michal Hromas, Jana Burianova, Itamar Srulovich, Sarit Packer and many more.

Ivy House, London Jewish Cultural Centre, North End Road, Golders Green, June 15, 10am to 6pm. Details:


For a full list of events, see the Just the Ticket pages in this week's Times Series newspapers in print or online here.