What’s On in London This Summer
From Easter egg hunts to performances, from chocolate to an interactive family attraction, there is something for everyone to enjoy during Easter weekend. Enjoy river themed activities and fireworks at the Tall Ships Regatta. Watch the Living Stations for free in the Trafalgar Square. Enjoy workshops, family activities and parties in Southbank Centre’s concrete playground. Visit one of London’s gardens for a stroll through the spring blooms.
State Opening of Parliament 2017
The Mall and Whitehall
Watch the Queen travel in the traditional carriage procession to Westminster to open the new parliamentary session. The State Opening Parliament is the most important event in the parliamentary calendar. The century-old ceremony takes place in the House of Lords where the Queen reads a speech which outlines the agenda for the coming year. Join the throngs of spectators as the procession makes its way along The Mall and Whitehall, before heading to the Houses of Parliament. Spot the Queen and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, in the horse-led coach, escorted by the Household Cavalry.
Taste of London
June 13 - 17
The five-day festival in London not only showcases meals and live demonstrations from world-class chefs , but also gives you the opportunity to get involved. Concoct cocktails, follow the Craft Beer trail or enjoy live entertainment all in the beautiful Regent’s Park.