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.

April 2019

Easter Weekend

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

The EY Exhibition Van Gogh and Britain

  • Tate Britain
  • British artists who influenced Vincent Van Gogh
  • Largest collection of Van Gogh’s paintings in the UK
  • 27 March to 11 August

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

The EY Exhibition Van Gogh and Britain

  • Tate Britain
  • British artists who influenced Vincent Van Gogh
  • Largest collection of Van Gogh’s paintings in the UK
  • 27 March to 11 August

ICC Cricket World Cup 

  • Final stop for the 100-day tour of England
  • Tickets are available via a ballot
  • Live music and entertainment
  • 30 May to 14 July

June 2019

 

May Half-Term London

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

All Points East

  • 10-day electric festival
  • Featuring the Queens, The Chemical Brothers, and Bon Iver
  • 24 May to 2 June

Field Day

  • One of London’s very best music festivals
  • Friday June 7: Skepta, Earl Sweatshirt, Kelly Lee Owens, Jungle, Bonobo DJ Set
  • Saturday June 8: Jorja Smith, Diplo, Octavian, Todd Terje, The Black Madonna

Open Garden Squares Weekend

  • More than 200 Gardens will unlock their gates for the whole weekend
  • There will be walking and cycling tours as well as special garden tours, family activities, art trails, and more
  • 8-9 June

Father’s Day in London

  • Events all around London
  • 16 June

The EY Exhibition Van Gogh and Britain

  • Tate Britain
  • British artists who influenced Vincent Van Gogh
  • Largest collection of Van Gogh’s paintings in the UK
  • 27 March to 11 August

Trooping the Colour

  • The Queen’s birthday parade
  • Hundreds of officers dressed in ceremonial uniform
  • 8 June

ICC Cricket World Cup 

  • Final stop for the 100-day tour of England
  • Tickets are available via a ballot
  • Live music and entertainment
  • 30 May to 14 July

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!