London Event Calendar

With so much going on in London, we've compiled some of the biggest events in the capital so you can plan yours.
London knows how to put on a show and hosts thousands of events, big and small, across the year. Plan when to avoid the crowds or join them with our pick of events happening over the next few months. The list below shows all the major events taking place in London during 2017.

London 2017 Events

March

19: St Patrick's Day, Trafalgar Square

20-24: Ad Week Europe

30-9 April: London Games Festival

April

2: The Cancer Research UK Boat Races, River Thames (Putney to Mortlake)

7-8: British eSports Championships, The O2 Arena

23: London Marathon, City-wide

May

19-22: Photo London, Somerset House

23-27: RHS Chelsea Flower Show, Royal Hospital SW3

27: FA Cup Final 2016, Wembley Stadium

June

1-18: ICC Champions Trophy, The Kia Oval

12-16: London Technology Week, City-wide

14-18: Taste of London, Regent's Park

15-25: Men's Hockey World League Semi-Final London, Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre

17: Trooping the Colour, Horse Guards Parade - The Mall, London

20-24: Royal Ascot, Ascot Racecourse

24-9 July: Pride in London, Soho and Trafalgar Square

30-9 July: Barclarycard presents British Summer Time, Hyde Park

July

3-16: Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships, Wimbledon

4-9: Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, Hampton Court Palace

14-9 Sept: BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall

14-23: IPC World ParaAthletics Championships 2017, London Stadium

23: ICC Women's Cricket World Cup Final, Lord's Cricket Ground

22-23: London Triathlon, Royal Victoria Docks

28-30: Prudential RideLondon, City-wide

August

4-13: IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017, London Stadium

26: Rugby League Challenge Cup Final, Wembley Stadium

27-28: Notting Hill Carnival, Notting Hill

September

1-30: Totally Thames Festival, City-wide

16-24: London Design Festival, City-wide

24: NFL International Series Game, Wembley Stadium

October

1: NFL International Series Game, Wembley Stadium

3: Parallel London, QEOP

5-16: BFI London Film Festival, City-wide

22: NFL International Series Game, Twickenham Stadium

29: NFL International Series Game, Twickenham Stadium

November

11-12: Remembrance Sunday, City-wide

12-19: Barclays ATP World Tour Finals, The O2 Arena

TBC: NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters, Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre

11: London Mayor's Show, City of London

December

31: New Year's Eve Fireworks, central London

London Incoming Congresses

24-28 March 2017: EAU 2017 - European Association of Urology

15-20 July 2017: AAIC 2017 - Alzheimer's Association International Conference

23-27 July 2017: ICSV 2017 - International Congress on Sound and Vibration

29 Aug-2 Sept 2017: IFSO 2017 - British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society

1-14 Oct 2017: ISQUA 2017 - International Society for Quality in Health Care

25-28 July 2018: IADR 2018 - International Association for Dental Research