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2019 Events in London


Flora London Marathon © onEdition 2006

London Marathon

26 April 2020

Commonly known as simply the London Marathon, the Virgin Money London Marathon…

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Clivia Miniata © Raul654

Chelsea Flower Show

19 - 23 May 2020

The Chelsea Flower Show is an annual event organised by the Royal Horticultural…

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Royal Fly By, Trooping the Colours © Carfax2

Trooping the Colour (Queen's Birthday Parade)

TBC 2020

The ceremony of the Trooping the Colour (or Queen's Birthday Parade) takes place…

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Wimbledon Championships © Albert Lee

Wimbledon Tennis Championships

1 - 14 July 2019

The Wimbledon Championships are the highlight of the year's tennis calendar,…

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Street celebrations in Notting Hill ©

Notting Hill Carnival

24 - 26 August 2019

The first Notting Hill Carnival took place in 1964 when London's Caribbean community…

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Lord Mayor's Show, London © Rodolph

Lord Mayor's Show

9 November 2019

The Lord Mayor's Show is an annual event held in the City of London when the…

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The Queen's Guard, London © bortescristian

Changing of the Guard

Usually alternates daily throughout the week

This is one of the oldest and most familiar of all royal ceremonies.…

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Reading Festival © C Ford

Reading Festival

23 - 25 August 2019

One of the English summer's great festivals of music, the Reading Festival boasts…

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The Boat Race ©

Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race

TBC 2020

An annual tradition since 1829, the rowing race between two of Britain's oldest…

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Royal Albert Hall © www.freedigitalphotos.net

BBC Proms

19 July to 14 September 2019

The Proms claims to be the 'greatest classical musical festival in the world',…

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Piccadilly Circus, London © Onecanadasquarebishopsgatecommons

West End Shows

Various dates throughout the year

Famed for its musicals, the West End in the centre of London boasts some of the…

read more


Wembley Stadium © Cushdy

FA Cup Final

23 May 2020

The cherished FA Cup (The Football Association Challenge Cup) is football's oldest…

read more


The London IMAX © Robert Aleck

BFI London Film Festival

3-14 October 2019

Film-fever spreads all across London for two weeks during the British Film Institute…

read more

 

2019 Events in London


Flora London Marathon © onEdition 2006

London Marathon

26 April 2020

Commonly known as simply the London Marathon, the Virgin Money London Marathon…

read more


Clivia Miniata © Raul654

Chelsea Flower Show

19 - 23 May 2020

The Chelsea Flower Show is an annual event organised by the Royal Horticultural…

read more


Royal Fly By, Trooping the Colours © Carfax2

Trooping the Colour (Queen's Birthday Parade)

TBC 2020

The ceremony of the Trooping the Colour (or Queen's Birthday Parade) takes place…

read more


Wimbledon Championships © Albert Lee

Wimbledon Tennis Championships

1 - 14 July 2019

The Wimbledon Championships are the highlight of the year's tennis calendar,…

read more


Street celebrations in Notting Hill ©

Notting Hill Carnival

24 - 26 August 2019

The first Notting Hill Carnival took place in 1964 when London's Caribbean community…

read more


Lord Mayor's Show, London © Rodolph

Lord Mayor's Show

9 November 2019

The Lord Mayor's Show is an annual event held in the City of London when the…

read more


The Queen's Guard, London © bortescristian

Changing of the Guard

Usually alternates daily throughout the week

This is one of the oldest and most familiar of all royal ceremonies.…

read more


Reading Festival © C Ford

Reading Festival

23 - 25 August 2019

One of the English summer's great festivals of music, the Reading Festival boasts…

read more


The Boat Race ©

Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race

TBC 2020

An annual tradition since 1829, the rowing race between two of Britain's oldest…

read more


Royal Albert Hall © www.freedigitalphotos.net

BBC Proms

19 July to 14 September 2019

The Proms claims to be the 'greatest classical musical festival in the world',…

read more


Piccadilly Circus, London © Onecanadasquarebishopsgatecommons

West End Shows

Various dates throughout the year

Famed for its musicals, the West End in the centre of London boasts some of the…

read more


Wembley Stadium © Cushdy

FA Cup Final

23 May 2020

The cherished FA Cup (The Football Association Challenge Cup) is football's oldest…

read more


The London IMAX © Robert Aleck

BFI London Film Festival

3-14 October 2019

Film-fever spreads all across London for two weeks during the British Film Institute…

read more