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July Highlights

Ready for a scorcher? We mean the amazing line-up of July events, rather than the unreliable British summer, obviously. As well as the Wimbledon tennis finals, July also means we’re deep in music festival season Summer also means loads of new pop-ups, alfresco dining and hours spent lounging around London’s best rooftop bars. If you can drag… Read more »

Lambeth Country show – Saturday July 15 – Sunday July 16 2017

The Lambeth Country Show returns to Brockwell Park on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 July 2017, boasting a unique line-up that celebrates the very best of the city and countryside. With over 170,000 people attending in 2016, the show is one of the biggest public events in the UK. You can expect all the attractions of a traditional… Read more »

Sense of Unity

Giant light-up puppets from Germany will tell a story of togetherness and friendship with a storming drum soundtrack from Worldbeaters. Accompanied by their West African-inspired rhythms, Dundu’s ‘Sense of Unity’ takes the form of a procession down Bow’s Roman Road.Take the whole family outdoors for this magical free show. Giant light-up puppets from Germany will… Read more »

Pride Parade

The Pride in London Parade is the biggest LGBT+ parade in the UK, as many thousands of people march down the route. The event isn’t restricted to the LGBT community, and is frequently celebrated as one of the most inclusive events in the world. So if you’re thinking of attending here’s all the information you need… Read more »

Citadel Festival

After a storming debut last year, Citadel Festival returns to Victoria Park on Sunday July 17 for another outing of music, arts, culture, food and drink. This year’s line-up includes a London exclusive performance from Sigúr Ros alongside Lianne La Havas, Caribou and some excellent rising stars. There’s also comedy, sports and plenty more summer… Read more »

Hyper Japan

The three-day festival will bring colourful, passionate and exciting entertainment to the streets of London. It will celebrate every element of Japanese culture from mango to Cosplay, from food to dance. Guests can enjoy authentic cuisine and can even dress up in a traditional kimono so the event will appeal to people of all ages… Read more »

The Folly

A haven of escapism in the heart of the city. From their garden inspired lounge to the sanctuary of their private dining room, this botanical retreat is a perfect for all day drinking, dining and relaxing. The Folly is a unique space with a carefully crafted seasonal menu, quirky cocktails and fine wines that simply… Read more »