Upcoming events in London

February 1, 2019

There is always something exciting happening in London. Each month, each season, each holiday brings a new experience that will add to your London memories. In order for you to immerse yourself in London’s culture, we have compiled a list of events that are happening in London for the next several months.

On the list below, click on the bolded burgundy headings to link to more information.

February 2019

Waltham Forest Jazz Festival

  • 16 February
  • At the Walthamstow Assembly Hall

Valentines Day in London

  • 14 February
  • Dinner at romantic restaurants
  • City Cruises
  • Afternoon Tea

The London Classic Car Show 2019

  • 14-17 February
  • Indoor driving runway
  • The best cars from the best dealers, manufacturers, and car clubs are on display

London Fashion Week

  • 15-19 February
  • At the Store Studio of the Strand

February Half-Term

  • Sea Life London
  • The Postal Museum
  • ZSL London Zoo
  • ArcelorMittal Orbit
  • Lee Valley Regional Park
  • WWT London Wetland Centre
  • Thames Rockets
  • Royal Observatory
  • The London Dungeon

March 2019

Pancake Day in London

  • 5 March 2019
  • Pancake Races
  • Parliamentary Pancake Race
  • Special Pancake Day menus in restaurants

Head of the River Race

  • Rowing events along the Thames
  • Race begins at Mortlake and ends at Putney
  • Women’s Eights Head of the River Race-16 March 2019
  • Head of the River Race-30 March

St. Patrick’s Day

  • 17 March 2019
  • St. Patrick’s Day Parade
  • Festival in Trafalgar Square

Mother’s Day in London

  • 31 March 2019

April 2019

Easter Weekend

  • Easter Egg hunts and trails
  • Easter chocolate
  • Easter Sunday lunch
  • Spring blooms and baby animals
  • 19-22 April

May 2019

Women’s FA Cup Final

  • Wembley Stadium
  • 4 May 2019

May Half-Term London

  • Sea Life Rainforest Adventure
  • V&A Museum of Childhood
  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour London
  • 25 May to 2 June

Museums at Night

  • 15-18 May 2019
  • New exhibitions open
  • Torchlit tours

FINA Diving World Series

  • Olympic and continental champions compete
  • London Aquatics Centre
  • 17-19 May 2019

RHS Chelsea Flower Show

  • Royal Hospital Chelsea transformed with prestigious flowers
  • World-renowned garden designers, plant specialists, florists, and nurseries
  • 21-25 May 2019

State Opening of Parliament

  • Traditional procession that leads the Queen from Buckingham Palace to Palace of Westminster

Our London Connection properties are in the best neighborhoods and very accessible to each of these events. We would love you to take a picture of yourself while attending these activities and then add the image to our Instagram LDNCXN or Facebook page using #ldncxn to tag us in the comments. If we select one of your images to feature in a future blog or post, you will receive a 10% discount on your return visit to stay in one of our vacation rental apartments.

We will update this list each month, so check back here as it gets closer to the date you will visit. And please, if you are aware of other events we didn’t include, send the info to sheilaf@connectionsmg.com and we will add it to the list. Enjoy London!