The Forum  

 
 
ADDRESS
9-17 Highgate Road, NW51JY
 
 
TELEPHONE
 
TWITTER
 

Nearby

 
 

The ForumOnce a gorgeous art deco cinema, The Forum is now an essential mid-sized rock venue. It's got everything you want from the North London rock scene, with superb bands week-in week-out, and a fully-lubricated, enthusiastic and music-loving crowd. Well-designed and well-organised it manages to avoid the bar queues that are a feature of so much London gigging, while the main stage has great sound and a design that brings bands far closer to their audiences than you have any reason to expect in a venue this size.

 

The Forum events

 
Daniel Sloss: XDaniel Sloss: XIntelligent observational humour from the internationally-acclaimed, award-winning Scottish stand-up star.2019-01-24T19:00:00+00002019-01-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
Ends Today
Daniel Sloss: X
Day6Day6The five-piece boy band from South Korea performing their commercial pop songs.2019-01-25T17:30:00+00002019-01-25T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
On Soon
Day6
Skid RowSkid RowAn American heavy metal outfit who formed in 1986 and are led by vocalist ZP Theart.2019-01-26T16:00:00+00002019-01-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
On Soon
Skid Row
Persistence Tour 2019Persistence Tour 2019A line-up of US and UK hardcore and bands featuring, Sick Of It All, Ignite, Municipal Waste, Walls Of Jericho, Booze & Glory, Siberian Meat Grinder, Take Offense and Napalm Death.2019-01-27T16:00:00+00002019-01-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
On Soon
Persistence Tour 2019
Matt CorbyMatt CorbyThe Sydney-born singer-songwriter performs his indie originals that feature folk, rock, soul and other flavours.2019-01-29T19:00:00+00002019-01-30T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
On Soon
Matt Corby
Yasiin BeyYasiin BeyThe rapper formerly known as Mos Def performs tracks from his album The Ecstatic.2019-02-01T19:00:00+00002019-02-01T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
On Soon
Yasiin Bey
Samaggi Fest 2019Samaggi Fest 2019A line-up of pop artists from Thailand, including Room 39, Lipta, Urboy TJ and Mindset.2019-02-03T18:30:00+00002019-02-03T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
On Soon
Samaggi Fest 2019
Hayley KiyokoHayley KiyokoCommercial pop comes courtesy of this Los Angeles-born singer-songwriter, Hayley Kiyoko Alcroft.2019-02-06T19:00:00+00002019-02-07T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
On Soon
Hayley Kiyoko
BehemothBehemothThe Polish black metal band performs songs from their album I Loved You At Your Darkest. With support from At The Gates, Wolves In The Throne Room.2019-02-08T18:30:00+00002019-02-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
On Soon
Behemoth
Gyal DemGyal DemA showcase for reggae and dancehall singers including Lisa Mercedesz, Trillary Banks, Alicai Harley, Rain Lotts, Nolay and Shawty RP.2019-02-09T18:30:00+00002019-02-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
On Soon
Gyal Dem
 

The Forum images

The Forum   

   
The Forum

The Forum  


LondonTown.com - The Forum Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Kentish Town Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Tufnell Park Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Gospel Oak Overground Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring The Forum on LondonTown.com

 
What to do in London throughout 2019

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2019 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2019 London events.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near The Forum

Near The Forum
FIND YOUR PERFECT LONDON HOTEL
SALE
Check in
--
Check out
--

Booking multiple rooms?

Visit our group bookings page or call 020 7437 4370 for assistance

Room 1

2 Adults
ADULTS (12+)
-
2
+
CHILDREN (2 - 12 Years)
-
0
+
INFANTS (0 - 2 Years)
-
0
+
Okay
Maximum 4 to a room.
+ Add another room
Holiday Inn Camden Lock Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £78  22% off
30 Jamestown Road, NW1 | 16 minutes from The Forum
Housed in an exciting modernist 'white box' building, and with some of London's maddest and most entertaining shopping and nightlife on the doorstep, the Holiday Inn ... More
 
 
 
ibis London Euston St Pancras
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel
3 Cardington Street, NW1 | 33 minutes from The Forum
Though this hotel is in one of the capital's busiest areas, a major public transport hub just outside the Congestion Charge Zone, its peaceful backstreet location ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Euston Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £104  37% off
17-18 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H | 35 minutes from The Forum
The grand Victorian building that houses this hotel is surely one of the most impressive edifices in the Hilton chain. Located just a three-minute walk from ... More
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Alternative Live Music nearest The Forum

Nearest to The Forum
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Barfly Camden
London > Entertainment > Live Music
49 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 13 minutes from The Forum
Of the huge tally of pubs and clubs that line Camden's streets, Barfly stands out thanks to the predominant quality of the live acts, in spite ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Proud Camden
London > Entertainment > Live Music
The Horse Hospital, Stables Market, Chalk Farm Road, Camden Town, London NW1 | 14 minutes from The Forum
Not the easiest of places to find yet Camden Proud has quickly found a place in the hearts of many. This art gallery by day becomes ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dingwalls
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Camden Lock, Camden Town, London NW1 | 14 minutes from The Forum
This small Camden venue, known as Dingwalls, has a bar at the back, a stage at the front and room for a couple of hundred people ... More
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near The Forum

Near The Forum
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Theatre Collection, Above The Lord Stanley Pub
London > Entertainment > Theatres
51 Camden Park Road, NW1 | 12 minutes from The Forum
The Theatre Collection above the Lord Stanley pub in Camden was founded by Victor Sobchak and Shaban Arifi who between them have produced over 100 productions ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Roundhouse
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 14 minutes from The Forum
It's great to see this fabulous arts venue re-open its doors after a stunning refurbishment. Boasting a colourful history, the Roundhouse initially started life as ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pleasance Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Carpenter's Mews, North Road, N7 | 17 minutes from The Forum
The Pleasance Theatre opened in 1995 and quickly became one of the best fringe venues in London. The building was a former timber store for the ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near The Forum

Near The Forum
Ends Today
Daniel Sloss: X
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Thursday 24th January 2019 - 7pm
The Forum, 9-17 Highgate Road, NW51JY | Same location as The Forum
Intelligent observational humour from the internationally-acclaimed, award-winning Scottish stand-up star....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Day6
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 25th January 2019 - 5.30pm
The Forum, 9-17 Highgate Road, NW51JY | Same location as The Forum
The five-piece boy band from South Korea performing their commercial pop songs....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Skid Row
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 26th January 2019 - 4pm
The Forum, 9-17 Highgate Road, NW51JY | Same location as The Forum
An American heavy metal outfit who formed in 1986 and are led by vocalist ZP Theart....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near The Forum

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Forum
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
176 Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
176 Prince of Wales Road, NW5 | 12 minutes from The Forum
A welcome addition to the North London arts scene which, until 176 opened, was not overwhelmed with great galleries. This is the new home of the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Painted Earth
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
Arch 65, The Catacombs, Stables Market, Camden, Camden Town, London NW1 | 14 minutes from The Forum
As well as housing a renowned ceramic art gallery, Painted Earth offers kids a fantastic opportunity to test their own artistic talents. Supervised by friendly staff ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jewish Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 20 minutes from The Forum
The Jewish Museum in Camden reopened on Wednesday 17th March 2010 following a £10 million transformation which brought the collections of the Jewish Museum and the ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near The Forum

The best shops and markets near The Forum
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dots
London > Shopping > Musician Supplies
132 St Pancras Way, Camden Town, NW1 | 11 minutes from The Forum
Just a couple of minutes from Camden Town tube station this harmonic haven is a convenient stop-off when faced with any dissonant difficulties. The staff are ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Escapade
London > Shopping > Hire Shops
45-46 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 13 minutes from The Forum
Excellent costume shop for buying and hiring all manner of outlandish gear. This place is highly recommended by our readers. The staff are friendly, it's fairly ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Warren Evans Furniture
London > Shopping > House and Garden
158a Camden Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 14 minutes from The Forum
Handmade wooden beds, matresses and furniture that are a class above your average flat packed homeware. All the timber is ethically sourced and fairly traded, with ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near The Forum

What are the best dining options near The Forum London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Queen of Sheba
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
12 Fortess Road, NW5 | 1 minute from The Forum
Ethiopian cuisine.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kentish Canteen
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
300 Kentish Town Road, NW5 | 2 minutes from The Forum
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pane Vino
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
323 Kentish Town Road, Kentish Town, NW5 | 2 minutes from The Forum
You might need a little motivation to trek all the way up to the dreary top end of Kentish Town Road, so how does a great ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near The Forum

Near The Forum
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Out of the Bloom
London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 19 minutes from The Forum
Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Aga Khan Centre
London > Education > Adult Education
10 Handyside Street, N1C | 24 minutes from The Forum
A place of education, knowledge, cultural exchange and insight into Muslim civilisations, the Aga Khan Centre brings meeting rooms, an exhibition space and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 24 minutes from The Forum
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near The Forum

The Forum gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Parliament Hill
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Highgate Road, NW5 | 3 minutes from The Forum
Originally a point of defense for troops loyal to parliament during the English Civil War, Parliament Hill (previously known as Traitor's Hill) is now a favoured ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Caroline Pick Yoga
London > Leisure > Fitness
131 Brecknock Road, N19 | 6 minutes from The Forum
Yoga from within from one of the UK's foremost practitioners. Caroline Pick uses yoga to exercise the body as an extension of the mind, and her ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Parliament Hill Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
Parliament Hill Fields, Gordon House Road, NW5 | 13 minutes from The Forum
The gorgeous unheated Parliament Hill Lido on Hampstead Heath (also called 'Hampstead Heath Lido') was upgraded not so long ago when it had a generous £2.9million ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near The Forum

The best pubs near London The Forum.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Pineapple
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
51 Leverton Street, NW5 | 3 minutes from The Forum
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Junction Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
101 Fortess Road, NW5 | 4 minutes from The Forum
Having been voted North London pub of the Year 2008 by CAMRA - the Campaign for Real Ale for those of you who don't know your ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Vine
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
86 Highgate Road, NW5 | 5 minutes from The Forum
Gastropub with a large fireflace and patio. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near The Forum

The Forum clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Champagne Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
St Pancras International, Euston Road, NW1 | 9 minutes from The Forum
At 90 metres, The Champagne Bar at St Pancras International is Europe's longest and presents a very glamourous way to start your journey to Paris before ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Lock Tavern
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
35 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 13 minutes from The Forum
The Lock Tavern would be a great place to drop in and escape the tiresome, tie-dye-clad vendors of Camden's famous street market. Unfortunately that wouldn't do ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Yumchaa
London > Nightlife > Bars
91-92 Camden Lock Place, Camden Town, London NW1 | 15 minutes from The Forum
Selling loose leaf tea (Chaa) that tastes yummy gave the tea enthusiasts behind Yumchaa, Trinh and Sean, an idea of what to call their unique brand ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near The Forum

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Forum.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Roundhouse
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 14 minutes from The Forum
Can accommodate up to 1800 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kings Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 29 minutes from The Forum
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place offers conference organisers two auditoriums, two art galleries and a wide ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 32 minutes from The Forum
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
 

Also in Highgate Road

Our recommendations in the same street as The Forum

 
No.
Title
Category
 
 
 

Hotels Near

The Forum

 
 
Near The Forum All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near The Forum

 
 
 
Cheap Thrills
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 24th January 2019 

The Barfly Camden 13 minutes walk from The Forum

The best party DJs spin disco, hip hop, house and techno....More

Girl In Red
Concerts | On 24th January 2019 

The Barfly Camden 13 minutes walk from The Forum

Alternative-indie artist, aka Marie Ulven, from Norway....More

Bad Kids
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 24th January 2019 

The Barfly Camden 13 minutes walk from The Forum

House party vibes across two floors as residents supply hip hop, dancehall, Afrobeats, reggaeton, bass, drum'n'bass and more....More

Gruff Rhys
Concerts | On 24th January 2019 

Roundhouse 14 minutes walk from The Forum

The Cardiff-based musician, composer, producer, filmmaker and author Gruffudd Maredudd Bowen Rhys brings his leftfield pop originals to the stage....More

Pamela's Palace
Theatre | Until 25th January 2019 

Etcetera Theatre 16 minutes walk from The Forum

...More

Monkey Business Comedy Club
Comedy | On 24th January 2019 

The Pembroke Castle 17 minutes walk from The Forum

Comedy, Stand-Up....More

In Lipstick
Theatre | Until 27th January 2019 

Pleasance Theatre 17 minutes walk from The Forum

Anne Jenkins's savage comedy explores the fractured life of the modern city through the stories of two damaged young women ...More

Max & Ivan: Work-In-Progress
Comedy | On 24th January 2019 

Pleasance Theatre 17 minutes walk from The Forum

The award-winning sketch duo performs brand new high octane material....More

Goodbear: Work In Progress
Comedy | On 24th January 2019 

Pleasance Theatre 17 minutes walk from The Forum

Sketch comedy duo Joe Barnes and Henry Perryment book the audience into a mysterious hotel, which is inhabited by eccentric ...More

Marc Rebillet
Concerts | On 24th January 2019 

The Jazz Cafe 18 minutes walk from The Forum

The New York-based musician performs funk and dance tunes....More

New on LondonTown

 
 
What is love?
Exhibitions | On 14th February 

Royal Institution of Great Britain

Looking for a stimulating way to spend your Valentine's evening? Join non-fiction writer Laura Mucha and lecturer in Artificial Intelligence, Kate Devlin, as they debate the heart of the matter with What is Love? at ...More

3 Little Pig Tails
3 Little Pig Tails
Theatre | From 20th February 

Little Angel Studios

A new take on the classic story of the Three Little Pigs, this funny French ...More

 
The Boy and the Mermaid
The Boy and the Mermaid
Theatre | From 18th February 

Little Angel Studios

Join three shanty singing fishermen as they weave a tale of musical merfolk, menacing monsters ...More

 
Valentine's Day Onboard Glass Room
Valentine's Day Onboard Glass Room
Seasonal | From 14th February 

Glass Room

Set sail on a romantic river dinner date ...More

 
Glass Room
Glass Room
Attractions 

With Tom Dixon interiors, Glass Room is one of the more stylish ways to dine ...More

 
Valentine's An Evening with the Stars
Valentine's An Evening with the Stars
Seasonal | On 14th February 

Royal Observatory Greenwich

Share a romantic evening under the stars at ...More

 
One Duck Down
One Duck Down
Theatre | From 17th February 

The Vaults

Winner of Best Family Show at Vault Festival 2018, One Duck Down returns to the ...More

 
The Nadler Covent Garden
The Nadler Covent Garden
Hotels 

A short walk from Charing Cross and Covent Garden stations The Nadler Covent Garden offers ...More

 
Royal Opera: Katya Kabanova
Concerts | From 4th February 

Royal Opera House

Richard Jones's production of Janacek's intense opera, conducted by Edward Garnder, about an unhappily married woman enticed by another man. Sung in Czech with English surtitles....More

The Monstrous Child
The Monstrous Child
Concerts | From 21st February 

Linbury Theatre

Gavin Higgins's first opera, adapted by Francesca Simon from her darkly humorous young adult novel, ...More

 
Prince Charming
Prince Charming
Theatre | From 8th February 

Little Angel Theatre

A musical for children exploring anxiety and how to cope with it....More

 
Mole & Gecko: The Show
Mole & Gecko: The Show
Theatre | On 16th February 

Half Moon Young People's Theatre

Poet Simon Mole and musician Gecko create their own original songs for rap musical Mole ...More

 
SpiceBox
SpiceBox
Dining 

Grace Regan's all-vegan curry house specialises in meat-free versions of Indian classics....More

 
The Biltmore, Mayfair
The Biltmore, Mayfair
Hotels 

The Millennium Hotel in Mayfair, closed in July 2018, reopens in spring 2019 as The ...More

 
Lincoln Plaza London
Lincoln Plaza London
Hotels 

A new build block among the high rises of Canary Wharf, Lincoln Plaza London is ...More

 
Lucknow Social
Dining 

Neighbourhood Indian restaurant from Dhruv Mittal and the team behind DUM Biryani....More

Hard Rock Cafe Piccadilly Circus
Hard Rock Cafe Piccadilly Circus
Dining 

In the city where the first Hard Rock ...More

 
Best New Openings in London in 2019
Best New Openings in London in 2019
Article 

A pool in the sky, a former magistrates ...More

 
London Events 2019
Feature 

Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. New musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton, Pirates and Mary Poppins, ...More

 
 
 
SALE
Hotels near The Forum

From cheap budget places to stay to luxury 5 star suites see our special offers for The Forum hotels, including Hilton London Euston Hotel from 72% off.

 
 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960