Summer 2023 London Events Calendar

Experience an unforgettable summer in London with a vibrant line-up of events in 2023. Discover a diverse range of festivals, concerts, cultural exhibitions, and outdoor activities. Immerse yourself in the city’s energy and soak up the sun while enjoying world-class entertainment. From music to art, sports to food, there’s something for everyone. Plan your summer adventure in London now and create lifelong memories!

Summer London Events Calendar 2023

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June – August 2023

June 2023 London Events

London Restaurant Festival: Summer Edition (past event)

1st June – 30th June 2023

London Restaurant Festival

Enjoy over 35 restaurant experiences from over 250 restaurants across the city in the year’s first instalment of the London Restaurant Festival, launched in 2009 to celebrate London’s “phenomenally vibrant” restaurant scene. If you miss this one, don’t worry, there’s an Autumn edition in October to look forward to

Hampton Court Palace Festival (past event)

8th June – 17th July 2023

hampton court palace festival

One of the biggest music festivals in London, held in the ground of Hampton Court Palace Gardens against the backdrop of the palace itself. This year the line-up includes Grace Jones, Kaiser Chiefs, Björn Again, Rick Astley, plus lots, lots more to come

FA Cup Final (past event)

3rd June 2023

FA Cup Final 2023

The FA cup is the UK’s largest football (soccer) tournament that fans from across the country get particularly excited about. It all culminates in a very hotly contested final round at Wembley Stadium, a tradition that started in 1871 and has only ever been postponed for a couple of pesky world wars, and then back on with the show

Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships (past event)

3rd – 16th June 2023

Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships

“The Championships”, or often simply “Wimbledon” is the oldest and arguably most prestigious tennis tournament in the world. In England, Wimbledon isn’t just a tennis event, it’s also a particular time of year in the summer when one’s thoughts turn to strawberries and cream, the traditional snack for the audience

London Wine Week (past event)

7th – 9th June 2023

London Wine Week

There’s rarely a time in London that anyone NEEDS an excuse for a few glasses of wine, but if you find yourself in that position in June then you might just be in luck. With around 125 venues across the capital participating and delivering masterclass tasting sessions, pairings and, of course, just a bit more tasting

Pub in the Park – Dulwich (past event)

9th – 11th June 2023

Pub in the Park London

The second of 3 Pub in the Park festivals in London, hosted in Dulwich by Tom Kerridge and Simon Rimmer. A glorious mix of music, fancy drinks, food markets and cooking demos and an absolute must for any food fan that’s looking to spice thing up. This makes the perfect day out for either groups of friends or for the whole family

Chestertons Polo in the Park (past event)

9th – 11th June 2023

Chestertons Polo in the Park

Hurlingham Park in Fulham, London, hosts the annual Chestertons Polo in the Park polo match. High-intensity polo matches, live music, and a selection of food and drink options are all part of the event. The competition draws polo fans and amateur players alike by providing an enjoyable and approachable way to experience the thrill and glitz of the game.

London Open Gardens (past event)

10th – 11th June 2023

Open Garden Squares Weekend

For one weekend a year since 1999, a number of gardens and hidden green spaces normally not accessible to the public open their gates to those who have a ticket. The money raised from this collaborative event goes towards the upkeep of London’s public community spaces for families that are unfortunately in decline

Taste of London in Regent’s Park (past event)

14th – 18th June 2023

Taste of London in Regent's Park

Perhaps the biggest culinary highlight of the year, Taste festivals return to Regent’s Park to give you a sprawling expanse of artisan chefs, the best street food and, of course, plenty to drink in the summer heat. With massive crowds flocking to the event the atmosphere is unparalleled and makes the perfect start to a full day out in London

Trooping The Colour (The King’s Birthday Parade) (past event)

17th June 2023

Trooping The Colour

Trooping the colour is a tradition of celebrating the Sovereign’s birthday that started with King George III in 1760. Every year The Household Division of the British Army hold the ceremonial event by St James’s Park and Buckingham Palace culminating in a flypast from the Royal Air Force, which the Royals like to enjoy from her balcony

West End Live At Trafalgar Square (past event)

17th – 18th June 2023

West End Live At Trafalgar Square

If you like a weekend of FREE musical theatre outdoors in the height of summer then you’ll be in for a treat if you head down to Trafalgar Square, a popular arena for cultural events throughout the year. Expect to see some big names amongst the performance line-up, with performances of the top musicals from top theatres

MLB World Tour: London Series (past event)

24th – 25th June 2023

MLB London Series

Major League Baseball games were first played in Europe during the MLB World Tour: London Series, in June 2019. This year’s two-game series pits the Chicago Cubs against St. Louis Cardinals, two of baseball’s most illustrious and powerful organisations. The games are held at London Stadium, a location that is more frequently used for track and field competitions and football games.

Wingjam – Chicken Wing Festival (past event)

June 2023 – TBC

Wingjam London

The first big chicken wing festival in London (in terms of timing, not size) along with Wing Fest, hosts another set of artisan wing chefs and connoisseurs. Expect similar vibes and wing recipes from around the world brought to you by passionate professionals as well as a few traditional chilli challenges for the braver fans

Father’s Day in London (past event)

18th June 2023

Father’s Day in London

If you’re searching for something out of the ordinary for Father’s Day then London certainly doesn’t come up short. While there are countless things you can do in London to show dad how much you care, take a look at our top choices for the more grown up end of the entertainment spectrum as well as family activities

Royal Ascot Horse Racing (past event)

20th – 24th June 2023

Royal Ascot Horse Racing

On the extreme Western outskirts of London is one of the UK’s most famous and prestigious racecourses with a longstanding history of being particularly “classy”. For many this is a great excuse to dress up and get a taste of the upper echelons of society. For others, this is one of, if not the most, important racing events of the year

BST Hyde Park (past event)

24th June – 8th July 2023

BST Hyde Park

“American Express presents BST Hyde Park” is back for another year in London’s Hyde Park for another 2 week extravaganza across various dates in June and July 2023. The line-up includes performances from Gwen Stefani, P!nk, Guns N’ Roses, Take That, BLACKPINK, Bruce Springsteen and Billy Joel

Jamie T at Finsbury Park (past event)

30th June 2023

Jamie T Finsbury Park

Idles, Kojey Radical, Biig Piig, Hak Baker and Willie J Healey join renowned musician Jamie T as he performs his largest-ever headlining performance at London’s Finsbury Park. The announcement follows Jamie T’s latest number-one album, “The Theory of Whatever,” and comes as his groundbreaking debut album, “Panic Prevention,” celebrates its 15th anniversary and is certified platinum.

Luna Cinema

June 2023 – TBC

The Luna Cinema London

Back in 2023! The Luna Cinema is touring the UK, last year with a special showing of “Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope 1977” live from the Open Air Theatre in Regent’s Park. Join in the fun in this series of outdoor and atmospheric cult classic film showings around the country and in London

London Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival

June 2023 – TBC

London Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival

Based on the traditional Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival that features boat races and a celebration of the 5th day of the 5th lunar month, London has its own version held on the Thames that supports a range of charities where you can simply relax or get involved, donate or even form a team of your own to enter

July 2023 London Events

Zoo Nights at London Zoo (past event)

June 8th – 28th July 2023

Twilight at London Zoo

On Friday evenings across July, London Zoo is strictly adults only! Discover the after-hours secrets of the UKs most famous zoo and relax in an atmosphere like no other. All the joys of a zoo with pop-up bars and laid back music. There’s still time for the supposed grown-ups to still act like children with face painting and other activities

The 1975 at Finsbury Park (past event)

2nd July 2023

The 1975

On Sunday, July 2, 2023, The 1975 will perform their largest-ever UK headlining performance at Finsbury Park. Doors will open to the all-day event at 11 am and the band will take the stage at 7 pm. Cigarettes After Sex, Bleachers, The Japanese House, American Football, Pretty Sick, and The Life are among the other artists on the line-up.

Lovebox Festival

July 2023 – TBC

Lovebox Festival

Lovebox, “London’s biggest party”, returns this year for another one-day event at Finsbury Park with a fresh new line-up of pop, hip-hop, RnB, grime and rap artists, as well as house and dance DJs. The event has taken place at various parks around London most years since 2002 and has secured itself as a highlight of the event calendar

Household Division’s Beating Retreat At Horse Guard’s Parade (past event)

4th – 6th July 2023

Household Division’s Beating Retreat At Horse Guard’s Parade

Continuing a very busy time for the Household Division, this time Beating the Retreat over the course of 3 days, a ceremony of military music and precision drills from a highly prestigious regiment. This historic performance commemorates a historic “closing of the gates” each night for James II of England

Greenwich Summer Sounds (past event)

4th – 8th July 2023

Greenwich Summer Sounds

New music series Greenwich Summer Sounds will run from July 4–8, 2023, at the historic Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich, London. Nile Rodgers & CHIC, Tom Jones, the Black Eyed Peas, and Kaiser Chiefs are just a few of the four illustrious musical performers that will be featured in the series. There will be street food, bars, and a variety of other activities in addition to the live music.

RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival (past event)

4th – 9th July 2023

Hampton Court Palace Gardens

Widely considered to be the world’s largest flower show is held in the grounds of Hampton Court Palace. Explore the stunning gardens in full bloom, watch celebrity talk or get involved with demonstrations and workshops, complete with multiple restaurants and stalls for you to browse so you don’t leave empty-handed

BST Hyde Park – Bruce Springsteen (past event)

6th July 2023

BST Hyde Park

“American Express presents BST Hyde Park” is back for another year in London’s Hyde Park for another 2 week extravaganza across various dates in June and July 2023. The line-up includes performances from Gwen Stefani, P!nk, Guns N’ Roses, Take That, BLACKPINK, Bruce Springsteen and Billy Joel

Somerset House Summer Series (past event)

6th – 16th July 2023

Somerset House Summer Series London

Every year Somerset House puts on a different gig each night for 11 days straight in the open air that has an atmosphere all of its own against the grand backdrop. Last year there were performances from Tems, Squid, Yussef Dayes, Bomba Estéreo, Carly Rae Jepsen, Arlo Parks, Black Midi, Ghetts, Sg Lewis, John Legend and Mabel

Community Festival (past event)

7th July 2023

Community Festival London

The annual one-day festival is back in Crystal Palace Park in 2023. This year’s line-up includes Two Door Cinema Club, The Wombats, The Vaccines, Sea Girls and Baby Queen. Other acts will be confirmed closer to the festival date, but expect to see a comprehensive line-up of the more obscure performers

Wireless Festival (past event)

7th – 9th July 2023

Wireless Festival

The three-day music festival Wireless Festival 2023 will take place in Finsbury Park, London, on July 7, 8, and 9, 2023. A$AP Rocky, J. Cole, Cardi B, and Dave are on the bill. Hip-hop, R&B, and grime music enthusiasts are predicted to have a fantastic time at the festival over the long weekend. Wireless Festival is one of the largest urban music events in the world.

The Lumineers at Crystal Palace Park (past event)

8th July 2023

Lumineers at Crystal Palace Park

Rag ‘N’ Bone Man, Ella Henderson, Billie Marten and David Kushner join Grammy-nominated indie folk group The Lumineers. Their Brightside World Tour, which promotes their fourth studio album of the same name, includes the performance. The Lumineers are renowned for their upbeat live performances as well as their catchy tunes and sentimental lyrics.

1MX Festival (past event)

8th July 2023

1MX Festival London

On July 8, 2023, Silverworks Island in London will host the 1MX London 2023 music festival. Along with a variety of foods, beverages, and entertainment, the festival will include a lineup of Filipino and international acts. Everyone of all ages will enjoy and be entertained by 1MX London 2023. Check it out if you’re seeking for a fantastic summertime activity!

Sunday Jazz Lunch: Frank Sinatra (past event)

9th July 2023

Sunday Jazz Lunch

A tribute performance to the legendary American vocalist Frank Sinatra is called Sunday Jazz Lunch. Stephen Triffitt, widely recognised as one of the top Sinatra impersonators in the world, performs the show. The performance is held at the Boisdale of Canary Wharf restaurant in London and includes a setlist including Sinatra’s top songs, such as “Fly Me to the Moon,” “New York, New York,” and “My Way.”

WAH in the City Festival (past event)

9th July 2023

WAH in the City Festival

Silverworks Island in London will host the one-day bass music festival WAH in the City, a celebration of all things bass. Some of the biggest names in garage, drum and bass, and bassline will perform at the festival, including Chase & Status, Andy C, Hybrid Minds, Wilkinson, Dimension, Friction, Bou, and special guest Hedex.

Kew the Music (past event)

13th – 16th July 2023

Kew The Music London

Kew the Music returns in 2023 back at Kew Gardens for a spectacular music festival over 4 days to see in the Summer in the famous picturesque gardens. This year’s line-up includes performances from Jack Savoretti, The Human League, Hacienda Classical, Jools Holland, Pauline Black and Arthur “Gaps” Hendrickson.

Buckingham Palace Tour: State Rooms & Royal Mews (past event)

14th July – 24th September 2023

Buckingham Palace Tour Summer Opening

While the Monarch spends their summers at Balmoral estate, their normal residence is open to the public for tours and viewings. See regular Palace Guard ceremonies close-up and take a tour through some of the most extravagant rooms the palace has to offer throughout this 10 week opportunity to peek behind the curtain

Kaleidoscope Festival (past event)

15th July 2023

Kaleidoscope London

Returning to Alexandra Park & Palace in 2023. With massive music performances as well as fun for all the family, including magic, games, fire truck raves, mini Land Rover adventure and interactive arts, as well as Victorian basements hideaway. This year’s line-up includes Hot Chip, George FitzGerald and Gaz Coombes

Fearne Cotton’s Happy Place Festival (past event)

15th – 16th July 2023

Happy Place Festival

Fearne Cotton’s Happy Place Festival will take place in Chiswick House & Gardens in London. The festival is a celebration of all things joyful, and it has a speaker lineup, live entertainment, and other upbeat events. Fearne Cotton, Jonny Wilkinson, and Tom Grennan are a few of the speakers. There will also be a range of workshops, including ones for yoga, meditation, and the arts.

Hyper Japan (past event)

21st – 23rd July 2023

Hyper Japan London

Celebrating all aspects of Japanese culture, Hyper Japan is always hotly anticipated and puts on its main show in July. Expect live shows, tea ceremony lessons, Japanese calligraphy, expansive food & trade stalls with obscure trinkets and plenty of cosplay, all in one of the most engaging cultural festivals in London

Junction 2 Festival (past event)

21st – 22nd July 2023

Junction 2 Festival

On Friday, July 21 and Saturday, July 22, 2023, Boston Manor Park in London will play host to the two-day Junction 2 Festival. Adam Beyer, Carl Cox, Nina Kraviz, and Peggy Gou are on the schedule. The festival is renowned for its cutting-edge selection of house and techno performers. One of the most well-known festivals for electronic music in the UK.

Elrow Town London Festival (past event)

22nd July 2023

Elrow Town London

Parsloes Park in East London will play host to the immersive music festival. 9 themed stages, games, theatrical performances, creative collectives, and more than 200 live acts and artists will all be featured during the brand’s tradition of grandiose production and extravagant aesthetics.. Armand Van Helden, Gorgon City, and Patrick Topping are the featured performers.

Summer Outdoor/Indoor Garage Festival (past event)

22nd July 2023

summer indoor outdoor garage festival

One day of the best garage music is dedicated to the Summer Outdoor/Indoor Garage Festival. The festival will be held at Studio 338 in London’s Greenwich neighbourhood. Some of the biggest names in garage music are on the programme, including Mista Jam, Oxide & Neutrino, Heartless Crew, DJ Luck & MC Neat, Craig David, and many more. There will be bars, a chill-out area, and a food court.

London Zoo’s BIG Summer of Fun

22nd July – 5th September 2023

London Zoo Big Summer of Fun

The BIG Summer of Fun at London Zoo will feature a number of family-friendly activities and events. Visitors can participate in the Really Wild Challenge, a selection of family-friendly games and activities that will put their knowledge of animals to the test. Additional activities include a huge Hook a Duck challenge, enormous brainteasers, face painting, and more.

Wingfest (past event)

28th – 30th July 2023

Wingfest London

For those avid chicken wing fans out there, there are a couple of highlights of the year in London, Wingfest in July and WingJam in October. They’re wings Jim, but not as we know them. In a true celebration of wings in all their glory, sample some of the more “out there” takes different wing dishes from around the world

South Facing Festival (past event)

28th July – 13th August 2023

South Facing Festival London 2

This year’s series of open-air concerts returns to Crystal Palace Park, this year expect performances from Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Rudimental Live, David Rodigan & The Outlook Orchestra, First Aid Kit and Craig David. More acts are expected to be confirmed closer to the event

KISSTORY Festival (past event)

29th July 2023


Indigo at The O2 in London hosts a club night called Kisstory London. The club night plays all of the best 90s and early 2000s old skool and anthems. Mis-Teeq, Craig David, and So Solid Crew were among the previous visitors. On Saturday, July 29th 2023, Kisstory London will have its next club night.

Feria de Londres (past event)

29th – 30th July 2023

Feria de Londres

Feria de Londres is a one-day Spanish event at Wembley Park. Along with a variety of Spanish food and drink stalls, the festival will feature a line-up of Spanish musicians, dancers, and performances. With two stages and a focus on a different type of Spanish music, Feria de Londres is a celebration of all things Spanish. There will also be a variety of other events, such as paella cooking competitions, courses in flamenco dancing, and traditional Spanish games.

Chuckie Online’s Birthday Party (past event)

30th July 2023

Chuckie Online's Birthday Party

Site 5 in London will host Chuckie Online’s Birthday Party in 2023, an outdoor daytime celebration. The event will mark the birthday of well-known UK DJ and producer Chuckie Online. Along with a number of other electronic music performers like JayDaYoungan, Kenny Allstar, D Double E, and others, Chuckie Online is on the roster. It’s anticipated that there will be a tonne of dancing and music at the party.

Uptown Festival Festival (past event)

30th July 2023

Uptown Festival London

Uptown Festival will present a single day of soul, funk, and disco music near London’s Tobacco Dock. Some of these genres’ biggest performers will be on the festival’s line-up, including Sister Sledge, Kool & the Gang, Nile Rodgers & CHIC, and Sister Nancy. The Uptown Festival is a celebration of all things upbeat music, and the line-up is guaranteed to be a hit with music lovers of all ages. The festival will include three stages, each of which will focus on a distinct musical genre.

August 2023 London Events

London Zoo’s BIG Summer of Fun

1st August – 5th September 2023

London Zoo Big Summer of Fun

The BIG Summer of Fun at London Zoo will feature a number of family-friendly activities and events. Visitors can participate in the Really Wild Challenge, a selection of family-friendly games and activities that will put their knowledge of animals to the test. Additional activities include a huge Hook a Duck challenge, enormous brainteasers, face painting, and more.

Great British Beer Festival

1st August 2023

Great British Beer Festival

What more excuse do you need to sample more than a sensible number of different beers from across the UK? Organised by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA), the event brings us back to some of the increasingly less appreciated beers that are being edged out by generic lager brands and promoting good ol’ proper beers and ales

Bedrock Summer Festival

5th August 2023

Bedrock Summer Studio 338

On Saturday, August 5, 2023, Bedrock Summer, a single-day electronic music festival, will take place in Studio 338 in Greenwich, London. Top DJs and producers from the Bedrock label, including John Digweed, Frankey & Sandrino, Spencer Brown, and Tim Green, will perform at the festival. There will also be a variety of additional activities, such as street food, bars, and a chill-out area.

51st State Festival

5th August 2023

51st State Festival

A one-day house music festival called 51st State Festival will be held in Copthall Playing Fields in Mill Hill, London. Some of the biggest names in house music, including as Carl Cox, Sasha, Roger Sanchez, and Danny Tenaglia, are on the lineup. A celebration of all house music, 51st State Festival features an all-ages-friendly lineup. Three stages will be available at the festival, each featuring a certain house music type.

Rally Festival

5th August 2023

Rally Festival London

A brand-new music and visual arts festival will be held in London’s Southwark Park. Some of the most fascinating underground electronic music acts from around the globe, including as Yu Su, Space Afrika, and Leon Vynehall, will be performing. GALA and Bird On The Wire, have joined forces to create Rally, which aims to highlight the best of London’s underground music scene, is motivated by DIY culture and grassroots movements.

T-Live Festival

6th August 2023

T-Live Festival London

The R&B, hip-hop, Afrobeats, and Soca festival T-Live will take place in Copthall Playing Fields in London. Some of these genres’ top stars will be featuring, including Trey Songz, Ashanti, Craig David, Sean Paul, and Shenseea. The festival will include four stages, each of which will focus on a distinct musical genre. The greatest names in the scene will perform on the first stage, while emerging acts will take the stage on the second stage.

Annie Mac presents Before Midnight

11th August 2023

Before Midnight London

Annie Mac, a DJ and radio personality from Dublin, Ireland, hosts the club show, Before Midnight in Finsbury Park, London. In addition to Annie Mac herself, the lineup features a wide range of other electronic music performers, such as Camelphat, Solardo, Gorgon City, and others. Before Midnight is unquestionably a massive party to check out if you enjoy electronic music.

New Rock City Festival

11th – 13th August 2023

New Rock City Festival London

The Black Heart in Camden, London will host the three-day New Rock City Festival. Some of the most interesting new and established rock and punk bands from the UK and beyond will perform at the event, including Healthy Junkies, PollyPikPocketz, Honeytalks, The Galaxy Has Eyes, Snake Eyes, Menopause Army, Mediaslaves, Downcast, Wide Awake Club, and more.

London Craft Beer Festival

11th – 12th August 2023

London Craft Beer Festival

An annual celebration called the London Craft Beer Festival takes place in London’s Tobacco Dock. Over 100 brewers from across the world are represented at the festival, which offers over 800 different beers. A variety of food options, live music, and entertainment are also available. All of your beer is included in the ticket price because the festival is all-inclusive.

Interswitch One Africa Music Fest

13th August 2023

Interswitch One Africa Music Fest

The best of Afrobeats will be featured at the one-day Interswitch One Africa Music Fest at KOKO in Camden, London. Some of the top Afrobeats artists are on the list, including Wande Coal, 2Baba, Duncan Mighty, 9ice, Moh Bad, Not3s, Crayon, and more. Afrobeats, highlife, and dancehall will be the main musical genres featured on the festival’s single stage. Additionally, there will be bars, a chill-out area, and a food court.

All Points East Festival

18th – 25th August 2023

All Points East Festival London

All Points East festival returns to Victoria Park this year with over 90 performances across 8 days throughout August. This year expect to see Stormzy, Field Day, Aphex Twin, Bonobo & The Strokes, plus many more. This is a festival not to be missed in the height of British Summer

Fuji: A Opera

18th – 28th August 2023

Fuji A Opera

Afrobeats music, which currently dominates the charts worldwide, was influenced by the Nigerian music genre Fuji, making it one of the most significant musical genres in Nigerian history. The two genres share many musical traits. Reflect on the nation’s musical roots and see how they have evolved and the impact they have had on the music industry. This year, Burna Boy became the first African artist to headline a stadium in the UK, followed by Wizkid, Rema, and Davido from Nigeria.

Folk in the Park

19th August 2023

Folk in the Park London

Manor Park in Sutton will host the one-day music festival Folk in the Park. Del Amitri, Nick Lowe, Danny & The Champions of The World, Iain Matthews, Geraint Watkins, Dana Gillespie, Hannah Scott, Roseanne Reid, Hannah White, Lauren Housley, David Hope, Holly Henderson, and Matt Owens are just a few of the well-known and up-and-coming folk musicians performing at the event.

Field Day Festival

19th August 2023

Field Day Festival London

Field Day is renowned for its diverse lineup of hip-hop, electronic, and independent musicians as well as for its laid-back vibe and sustainability-focused approach. Bonobo, Jayda G, Arca, Kelela, Fever Ray, Actress, LSDXOXO, Juliana Huxtable, Sudan Archives, TSHA, Moderat, SBTRKT, Giulia Tess, and Mount Kimbie are among the artists on the bill.

Hospitality in the Woods

19th August 2023

Hospitality in the woods london

South London-based Hospitality in the Woods is a one-day summertime drum and bass festival at Beckenham Place Park. Some of the biggest names in drum and bass are are playing, including Netsky, High Contrast, Metrik B2B Grafix, LINK, Flava D, SOLAH & EMMA B, A.M.C, a-z, Charlie Tee, Critical Soundsystem, EATBRAIN LEAGUE, IMANU, Shogun Audio Showcase, and more.

Cloud X Festival

20th August 2023

Cloud X Festival London

Cloud X Festival is a one-day R&B, soul, and alt-rap festival at Beckenham Place Park. The festival will feature a lineup of some of the most exciting artists from the UK and beyond, including Saint Jhn, Samm Henshaw, Pip Millett, Col3trane, Berwyn, Ellis Ingram, Etta Bond, Jaz Karis, Santino Le Saint, Kwaku Asante, Cityboymoe, Meron T, Common Goldfish, INFAMOUSIZAK, Niels, Scuti, Victoria Jane, Juls, Tash LC, Crazy Cousinz, Mina, DJ Ace, Viviendi Sound, Annabel, Jojo, and Kamilla Rose.

Greenwich+Docklands International Festival

25th August – 10th September 2023

Greenwich+Docklands International Festival

A celebration of theatre and performing arts, the Greenwich + Docklands International Festival is an outdoor event promoting ambition and diversity in the in the performing arts industry. Full of bold ideas and figures, GDIF looks to shine a light on the opportunities for young people in theatre as well as London’s culture as a whole


25th – 27th August 2023

we are fstvl London

In Upminster, Damyns Hall Aerodrome will host the We Are FSTVL music festival. Along with a lineup of electronic dance music performers, the festival has a wide range of food, drink, and entertainment. a group of performers who specialise in electronic dance music, including Peggy Gou, Black Coffee, Carl Cox, Fatboy Slim, Jamie Jones, and Adam Beyer

A Night at the Musicals

26th August 2023

Night at the Musicals London

Classic songs from some of the most well-known West End musicals are performed live as part of the concert event A Night at the Musicals in London’s Battersea Park. The Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, under the direction of Richard Balcombe, will present the concert, together with a variety of songs from shows including Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia, Les Miserables, Grease, Wicked, Oklahoma!, Cats, We Will Rock You, West Side Story, Oliver!, and many more.

Hampton Court Palace Food Festival

26th – 28th August 2023

Hampton Court Palace Food Festival

In addition to a huge selection of food and drink from more than 100 producers, the festival will also provide live entertainment, cooking demonstrations, and kid-friendly activities. Everything from artisan cheeses and charcuterie to freshly baked pastries and street cuisine is available for visitors to try. Along with many opportunities to learn about food and cooking, there will also be lots of celebrity chefs and food writers demonstrating their techniques.

Eastern Electrics Festival

26th – 27th August 2023

Eastern Electrics London

The Lee Valley Showground in London will play host to the two-day Eastern Electrics Festival of electronic music on Saturday, August 26, and Sunday, August 27, 2023. Top DJs and producers from the electronic music world, such as Carl Cox, Fatboy Slim, Jamie Jones, and Nina Kraviz, will perform at the festival.

Nu X Fest

26th – 27th August 2023

nu x fest london

The New Cross Inn in London will host Nu X Fest, a two-day festival honouring the golden age of music. Some of the most well-known and important performers from the 1990s and the early 2000s will perform at the festival, including Fatboy Slim, Basement Jaxx, The Prodigy, and The Chemical Brothers. A celebration of everything nu rave, Nu X Fest features a line-up that will transport you to the rave scene of the 1990s.

Maiden Voyage Festival

27th August 2023

Maiden Voyage Festival London

Maiden Voyage Festival is an electronic music festival at the Lee Valley Showground. Richie Hawtin, Nicola Cruz, Sainte, CASisDEAD, JuLS, DJ Boring, DJ Ez, Logic1000, Soichi Terada, VTSS, DJ Sprinkles, Interplanetary Criminal, Acemo, Job Jobse, Felo Le Tee, Hiroko Yamamura, Jyoty, SPFDJ, Nooriyah, C.FRIM, and others are among the established and emerging electronic music artists performing at the festival.

Notting Hill Carnival

27th – 28th August 2023

Notting Hill Carnival

The UK’s most famous Caribbean festival, dating back to 1966. People from all around London take to the streets of Notting Hill to celebrate Caribbean culture in spectacular style over 2 days. Filled with Caribbean music, food, dancing and a larger-than-life “dress code”, the atmosphere is truly unparalleled

Meatopia 2023

31st August – 3rd September 2023

Meatopia London

Meatopia, as the name suggests, honours all things meat. With more than 100 chefs from around the world cooking over open flames, it is a celebration of food cooked over fire. At the festival, which is held at London’s Tobacco Dock, you can sample some of the most inventive and exquisite meat dishes from around the globe.

Park Nights At The Serpentine


Park Nights At The Serpentine

Championing new, experimental ideas across a wide range of disciplines including art, music, film, theatre, dance, literature, philosophy, fashion and technology, Park Nights has been at the cutting edge of the creative arts since 1970. The event is comprised of 5 individual events, each unveiling a work commissioned for the Pavilion

Film4 Summer Screen At Somerset House


Film4 Summer Screen At Somerset House

For 2 weeks over Summer, Film4 brings a line-up of modern and classic films to an outdoor film festival complete with big screen on the side of Somerset House. While the event is a celebration of film in general it’s more about the atmosphere of having a picnic, complete with blankets, while watching your favourite films under the stars

Electric City Festival


Electric City London

Electric City is a new festival coming to Gunnersbury Park. Last year saw a fresh line-up of Drum and Bass performances from Chase & Status, Sub Focus, JME, Wilkinson, Skream, Headie One, Andy C, Friction, Dimension, Bru-C, salute, Conducta, Turno, Bou, Hedex and King of the rollers