Festivals

See A Spitfire And Typhoon In Guildhall Yard, Right Now

See A Spitfire And Typhoon In Guildhall Yard, Right Now

Chocks away! | By M@
Oh. My. GOD! Friendsfest Is Returning To London This Year

Oh. My. GOD! Friendsfest Is Returning To London This Year

Could we BE any more excited? | By Laura Reynolds
Your Chance To Hear Two Incredibly Inspirational Campaigners In Conversation

Your Chance To Hear Two Incredibly Inspirational Campaigners In Conversation

Paris Lees and Phyll Opoku-Gyimah. | Sponsor
All Of London Will Be Reading This Novel

All Of London Will Be Reading This Novel

The Muse by Jessie Burton. | By M@
A Look Into The Boozy, Beery Past Of St Pancras Station

A Look Into The Boozy, Beery Past Of St Pancras Station

The station has just celebrated its 150th anniversary. | By Robert Greene
Everything You Need To Know About Lumiere London 2018

Everything You Need To Know About Lumiere London 2018

What, when and where? | By Laura Reynolds
Be Dazzled By These Winter Light Festivals In London

Be Dazzled By These Winter Light Festivals In London

Not the Christmas lights. | By Laura Reynolds
Southern Comfort Brings The Spirit Of New Orleans To Spitalfields

Southern Comfort Brings The Spirit Of New Orleans To Spitalfields

Say hello to London Cocktail Week's Southern Quarter. | Sponsor
A Free Festival Of Radical Fun Is Taking Over The Museum Of London

A Free Festival Of Radical Fun Is Taking Over The Museum Of London

12 hours of fun. | Sponsor
Get Your Culture And Politics Fix At King's Arts And Humanities Festival

Get Your Culture And Politics Fix At King's Arts And Humanities Festival

The best place to geek out this October. | Sponsor
A Quiz About The Thames: With An Actual Beefeater

A Quiz About The Thames: With An Actual Beefeater

Totally Thames event. | By M@
Say Hello To Autumm With This Food, Music And Arts Festival

Say Hello To Autumm With This Food, Music And Arts Festival

The Harvest Stomp is here. | Sponsor
This London Fashion Week Festival Is Open To All

This London Fashion Week Festival Is Open To All

No front row invite? No problem. | Sponsor
Star-Studded Foodies Festival Hits Alexandra Palace

Star-Studded Foodies Festival Hits Alexandra Palace

Hungry? | Sponsor
Ally Pally's StrEATlife Festival Returns This August With DJ Yoda Headlining On Saturday 19

Ally Pally's StrEATlife Festival Returns This August With DJ Yoda Headlining On Saturday 19

DJ Yoda meets vegan street food. | Sponsor
Prepare To See Full-Scale Gladiatorial Battles In The City

Prepare To See Full-Scale Gladiatorial Battles In The City

Welcome to Londinium. | Sponsor
Don't Miss Alexandra Palace's Awesome Summer Festival

Don't Miss Alexandra Palace's Awesome Summer Festival

Nab your tickets now to make sure you're racing down a giant water slide this July. | Sponsor
Liberty Festival Is Coming To Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Liberty Festival Is Coming To Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

An inspiring, family-friendly day out. | Sponsor
Food, Taekwondo And K-Pop: Check Out The London Korean Festival

Food, Taekwondo And K-Pop: Check Out The London Korean Festival

Free and family friendly. | Sponsor
7 Things To Do At Alexandra Palace's Summer Festival

7 Things To Do At Alexandra Palace's Summer Festival

Check out the giant waterslide. | Sponsor
Burgers, Beer And Reggae: StrEATlife Festival Returns

Burgers, Beer And Reggae: StrEATlife Festival Returns

Get ready for North London's biggest street food festival. | Sponsor
Learn New Skills From Older People With Decades Of Experience

Learn New Skills From Older People With Decades Of Experience

Grandfest is back. | Sponsor
Alexandra Palace Summer Festival Is Back

Alexandra Palace Summer Festival Is Back

Live music, street food and beer. | Sponsor
Celebrate Dustin Hoffman's 80th Birthday At BFI Southbank

Celebrate Dustin Hoffman's 80th Birthday At BFI Southbank

Calling all film buffs... | Sponsor
Win Yourself A Top-Notch Bike And Some Cycling Goodies

Win Yourself A Top-Notch Bike And Some Cycling Goodies

SPIN Cycling Festival is returning to London. | Sponsor
London's South Bank Is The Ideal Spring Destination

London's South Bank Is The Ideal Spring Destination

Riverside culture. | Sponsor
Has Croydon's Surrey Street Market Reached A Dead End?

Has Croydon's Surrey Street Market Reached A Dead End?

Some traders are unsure if they'll come back. | By Steven Downes
London's Cutest City Farms

London's Cutest City Farms

Wook at de widdle wabbits. | By Londonist Staff
7 Ways To Float Your Boat In London

7 Ways To Float Your Boat In London

Books, beds, bibles and beer. | By Zoe Craig
10 Things To Look Forward To In London In 2017

10 Things To Look Forward To In London In 2017

Hygge, Austen and Hamilton. | By Zoe Craig
Where To Buy Christmas Cakes From Around The World In London

Where To Buy Christmas Cakes From Around The World In London

Global festive treats. | By Sejal Sukhadwala
11 Secrets of London's Eros Statue

11 Secrets of London's Eros Statue

Torrid tales of vandalism and bankruptcy. | By Zoe Craig
Alternative Ideas For Family Christmas Fun In London 2016

Alternative Ideas For Family Christmas Fun In London 2016

Because there's more to Christmas than grottos and ice rinks. | By Zoe Craig
London's South Bank: An A-Z Of Winter Wonders

London's South Bank: An A-Z Of Winter Wonders

Sausages and cinema. | Sponsor
A Guide To The Lord Mayor's Show

A Guide To The Lord Mayor's Show

Fireworks, boats and massive wicker men. | By Harry Rosehill
There's Going To Be An Epic Party At The Night Museum

There's Going To Be An Epic Party At The Night Museum

Dedicated to nightclubbing. | Sponsor
New Foodie Boxpark Launches in Croydon

New Foodie Boxpark Launches in Croydon

Shipping containers set up south. | Sponsor
Discover The Dark Side Of London At The Night Museum

Discover The Dark Side Of London At The Night Museum

Night-time walks and nocturnal performances. | Sponsor
Sample A Taste Of Christmas At Festive Foodie Festival

Sample A Taste Of Christmas At Festive Foodie Festival

Craft ale trails and cocktail classes. | Sponsor
Where To Celebrate Dia De Los Muertos In London

Where To Celebrate Dia De Los Muertos In London

Get your face paint ready | By Harry Rosehill
Don't Miss Ally Pally's Night To Remember

Don't Miss Ally Pally's Night To Remember

Tickets selling fast for fireworks extravaganza. | Sponsor
What To See At London Jazz Festival 2016

What To See At London Jazz Festival 2016

Our pick from the impressive line-up. | By Liam Izod
Where To Eat For Diwali In London

Where To Eat For Diwali In London

Where to eat for the festival of lights. | By Sejal Sukhadwala
Where To Explore Science In London

Where To Explore Science In London

From tiny museums to annual festivals. | By Howard Ryland
London 2051: How Should We Celebrate The City's 2000th Anniversary?

London 2051: How Should We Celebrate The City's 2000th Anniversary?

A big year for the capital. | By M@
London's Diwali Celebrations Begin With Free Festival This Weekend

London's Diwali Celebrations Begin With Free Festival This Weekend

Dancing, food and more in Trafalgar Square. | By Laura Reynolds
A Cocoa Celebration At London's Chocolate Show

A Cocoa Celebration At London's Chocolate Show

Chocoholics, rejoice! | Sponsor
Eddy Grant To Switch On Brixton's Electric Avenue Lights

Eddy Grant To Switch On Brixton's Electric Avenue Lights

Following £1m refurbishment. | By Zoe Craig
Monty Python, Hipster Druids And Black Banquets: Museums At Night Is Back

Monty Python, Hipster Druids And Black Banquets: Museums At Night Is Back

Dark and delicious happenings after hours. | By Zoe Craig
5 Reasons To Go To Alexandra Palace's Fireworks Festival

5 Reasons To Go To Alexandra Palace's Fireworks Festival

More than just ooohs and ahhs. | Sponsor
London's 11 Best Independent Cinemas

London's 11 Best Independent Cinemas

Get your ultimate film fix here. | By Zoe Craig
Huge Free Japanese Festival Takes Over Trafalgar Square

Huge Free Japanese Festival Takes Over Trafalgar Square

Japan Matsuri Festival returns. | By Laura Reynolds
Chiswick Magical Lantern Festival Is Back

Chiswick Magical Lantern Festival Is Back

Chinese New Year celebration returns to London. | By Laura Reynolds
There's A Free Malaysian Food Festival In Trafalgar Square This Weekend

There's A Free Malaysian Food Festival In Trafalgar Square This Weekend

Get stuck in. | By Laura Reynolds
Three Things To See At The London Podcast Festival

Three Things To See At The London Podcast Festival

Our picks. | By Liam Izod
Hear The Voice Of God In A Swimming Pool By The Thames

Hear The Voice Of God In A Swimming Pool By The Thames

Bompas & Parr want to make your eyeballs vibrate. | By Zoe Craig
London's Month Of The Dead Returns This October

London's Month Of The Dead Returns This October

We want our mummy. | By Will Noble
See Film Stars And Directors At Exclusive Movie Weekend With American Airlines

See Film Stars And Directors At Exclusive Movie Weekend With American Airlines

Empire Live has something for film buffs of all ages. | Sponsor
Book Tickets For Alexandra Palace's Bonfire Night Fireworks Extravaganza Now

Book Tickets For Alexandra Palace's Bonfire Night Fireworks Extravaganza Now

Including the city's largest Day of the Dead parade. | Sponsor
Where To Celebrate Oktoberfest 2016 In London

Where To Celebrate Oktoberfest 2016 In London

Who needs Munich? | By Will Noble
FutureFest: Explore The World Of 2036

FutureFest: Explore The World Of 2036

Get 25% off tickets with our special offer. | Sponsor
Get 20% Off Tickets To London Fashion Weekend

Get 20% Off Tickets To London Fashion Weekend

London's most fashionable weekend returns this month. | Sponsor
In Pictures: London's Burning, The Great Fire 350 Festival

In Pictures: London's Burning, The Great Fire 350 Festival

The weekend when things really heated up. | By Zoe Craig
Get A Taste Of Rio At Huge Trafalgar Square Festival

Get A Taste Of Rio At Huge Trafalgar Square Festival

Put on your dancing shoes. | By Laura Reynolds
In Photos: Notting Hill Carnival 2016

In Photos: Notting Hill Carnival 2016

All the colours of Carnival. | By Laura Reynolds
Test Your Thames Knowledge: Join Our Quiz On A Boat

Test Your Thames Knowledge: Join Our Quiz On A Boat

A quiz on Battersea Barge. | By M@
In Photos: Friendsfest Arrives In London

In Photos: Friendsfest Arrives In London

Oh. My. God. | By Laura Reynolds
See Harry Potter, Psycho Or ET With A Live Orchestra In London

See Harry Potter, Psycho Or ET With A Live Orchestra In London

Don't miss these classic-film-plus-live-orchestra extravaganzas. | By Zoe Craig
Everything You Need To Know About London's Burning And Great Fire 350

Everything You Need To Know About London's Burning And Great Fire 350

What, when, where, how much? | By Laura Reynolds
Get Into The Notting Hill Carnival Mood With These Fun Events

Get Into The Notting Hill Carnival Mood With These Fun Events

Jamaican dancing, face painting, tribal drumming. | Sponsor
Book Now For Unusual Building Tours At Open House London

Book Now For Unusual Building Tours At Open House London

Get booking. | By M@
See The Great Fire Recreated...In Dominoes

See The Great Fire Recreated...In Dominoes

7km of breezeblock dominoes, to be precise. | By Laura Reynolds
Everything You Need To Know About The Notting Hill Carnival

Everything You Need To Know About The Notting Hill Carnival

Your expert guide to Europe's biggest street festival | By Londonist
The UK's Biggest Beer Festival Is Coming To London

The UK's Biggest Beer Festival Is Coming To London

Oh hoppy day. | By Will Noble
12 Tips For Doing The Proms Like An Expert

12 Tips For Doing The Proms Like An Expert

Never been before? Here are some tips. | By Lucinda Borrell
Free Festival Puts Street Performers In The Spotlight

Free Festival Puts Street Performers In The Spotlight

Circus, theatre and music acts perform in Trafalgar Square. | By Laura Reynolds
The Tall Ships Are Back For Totally Thames Festival 2016

The Tall Ships Are Back For Totally Thames Festival 2016

Month-long celebration of the river. | By Laura Reynolds
Inflatable Hockey Pitch To Close Regent Street

Inflatable Hockey Pitch To Close Regent Street

Shopping thoroughfare goes traffic free. | By Laura Reynolds
Huge Eid Celebration in Trafalgar Square

Huge Eid Celebration in Trafalgar Square

Food, music and fashion | By Chloe Koura
Kite Making, Lego And Balloon Power: Archikids Festival 2016

Kite Making, Lego And Balloon Power: Archikids Festival 2016

Masses of fun, free activities for budding architects. | By Zoe Craig
Seen This Terrifying Border Control Garden?

Seen This Terrifying Border Control Garden?

Flower show gets political. | By Will Noble
See Amazing Science In An Amazing Building

See Amazing Science In An Amazing Building

Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition is back | By M@
A Land Of Moquette Is Coming To This Free Festival

A Land Of Moquette Is Coming To This Free Festival

We've got photos. | By James Drury
Ticket Alert: Friendsfest Is Coming Back To London

Ticket Alert: Friendsfest Is Coming Back To London

Could we BE any more excited? | By Laura Reynolds
Where To Feed Your Roald Dahl Obsession In London

Where To Feed Your Roald Dahl Obsession In London

From food to theatre. | By Zoe Craig
Sadiq And Ab Fab Stars Party For Pride In London 2016

Sadiq And Ab Fab Stars Party For Pride In London 2016

In pictures. | By Nicolas Chinardet
Drink Cider On London's Canals Aboard A Swedish Boat

Drink Cider On London's Canals Aboard A Swedish Boat

And tuck into Scandi food. | By Londonist Staff
Mini Glastonbury Festival Comes To Paddington

Mini Glastonbury Festival Comes To Paddington

Paddington Covers festivals are back. | By Laura Reynolds
Cat In The Hat Comes To East London

Cat In The Hat Comes To East London

Dr Seuss at the Stratford Centre. | By Zoe Craig
Join In With A Mass Karaoke Singalong Near Tower Bridge

Join In With A Mass Karaoke Singalong Near Tower Bridge

Plus free film and theatre shows. | By Zoe Craig