The global celebration of all things Vietnamese is coming to London's Westminster Central Hall on 4-5 of this month, bringing together more than 300 of Vietnam's top performers and musicians. This includes everyone from Far Eastern beauty queens to platinum-selling Asian popstars. Tickets for the event cost from £75 and all proceeds go towards a scholarship programme to give underprivileged Vietnamese children a secondary school education. www.charmingvietnamgala.com
La Dolce Vita
The Grand Hall at Olympia will play host to the Italian festival from 13-16 March. This year's outing incorporates new features such as The Style Lounge, in which visitors can satisfy their passion for Italian fashion, and the Dolce Tributes, a gala evening rewarding the most stylish Italian personalities. www.ladolcevitaevent.co.uk
The Ideal Home Show
This year's centenary Ideal Home Show exhibition, which runs from 14 March to 6 April at Earls Court, will be providing visitors with ideas on how to live green at its Eco House. Other features include Madame Tussauds' Celebrity Bathrooms, which will have designs that include a Diva's Boudoir inspired by stars such as Shirley Bassey. www.idealhomeshow.co.uk.