Major events calendar 2022

New Year fireworks show at the London Eye.
New Year fireworks show at the London Eye. Image courtesy of Shutterstock.
From mass spectator events to music festivals, London is set to host a wealth of major events over the coming year and beyond.

London boasts a dynamic and varied calendar of major events in 2022 with an array of high-profile events.

Please note that the event dates below are subject to change or cancellation – make sure to check the individual event websites for the latest updates.

January

  • 1 January 2022 to 31 January 2023: Lewisham Borough of Culture, multiple locations in Lewisham
  • 1 January: New Year’s Day Parade, central London

February

  • 6 February: Chinese New Year celebrations 2022, Soho and Chinatown
  • 8 February: The Brit Awards, The O2
  • 13 February: London Winter Run, central London
  • 18 to 22 February: London Fashion Week, multiple locations
  • 26 February: 2022 Guinness Six Nations - England vs Wales, Twickenham Stadium

March

  • 12 March: 2022 Guinness Six Nations - England vs Ireland, Twickenham Stadium
  • 13 March: St Patrick’s Day celebrations, multiple locations

April

  • 1 to 10 April: London Games Festival 2022, multiple locations
  • 3 April: The Boat Race 2022, multiple locations along the river Thames
  • 3 April: London Landmarks Half Marathon, central London
  • 15 April: Passion of Jesus, Trafalgar Square
  • 16 April: Vaisakhi, Trafalgar Square
  • 23 April: St George's Day, Trafalgar Square

May

  • 2 May: Vitality London 10,000, central London
  • 7 May: Eid in the Square, Trafalgar Square
  • 12 to 15 May: Photo London, Somerset House
  • 14 May: FA Cup Final, Wembley Stadium
  • 15 May: Women's FA Cup Final,  Wembley Stadium
  • 22 May to 19 June: FIH Pro League, Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
  • 24 to 28 May: RHS Chelsea Flower Show, Royal Hospital Chelsea
  • 27 May to 4 December: ABBA Voyage, ABBA Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
  • 28 May: Challenge Cup Final 2022, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
  • 29 May: RideLondon, multiple locations in London and Essex

June

  • 2 June: The Queen’s Birthday Parade, Trooping the Colour, Horse Guards Parade
  • 2 to 5 June: The Queen's Platinum Jubilee, multiple locations
  • 11 to 12 June: Open Gardens 2022, multiple locations
  • 13 to 17 June: London Tech Week, ExCeL London, Royal Docks
  • 13 to 19 June: 2022 cinch Championships, The Queen’s Club
  • 15 to 19 June: Taste of London, Regent's Park
  • 24 to July 10: American Express presents BST Hyde Park, Hyde Park
  • 25 to 26 June: West End Live, Trafalgar Square
  • 27 June to 10 July: Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships 2022, Wimbledon

July

  • 1 to 3 July: Pride London, central London
  • 4 to 9 July: RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival, Hampton Court Palace
  • 6 to 7 July: London Triathlon, ExCeL London, Royal Docks
  • 6 to 31 July: Women's EUFA EURO England 2022, Brentford Community Stadium and Wembley Stadium
  • 22 to 23 July: 10th Anniversary of the London 2021 Olympic Games, multiple locations
  • 29 July to 2 August: Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, Lee Valley Velopark, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
  • 30 to 31 July: ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, ExCeL London, Royal Docks

August

  • 3 Aug to 3 September: The Hundred, London games at Kia Oval and Lord’s Cricket Ground
  • 6 to 7 August: London Triathlon, ExCeL London, Royal Docks
  • 19 to 28 August: All Points East 2022, Victoria Park
  • 26 August to 10 September: Greenwich+Docklands International Festival (GDIF), Greenwich, Woolwich, Thamesmead, Plumstead, Charlton and the Royal Docks
  • 27 to 29 August: Notting Hill Carnival

September

  • 1 to 30 September: Totally Thames Festival, multiple locations
    • 4 September: The Vitality Big Half, Greenwich, Lewisham, Southwark and Tower Hamlets
    • 8 to 21 September: Open House, multiple venues
    • 16 to 20 September: London Fashion Week, multiple locations
    • 17 to 25 September: London Design Festival, multiple locations
    • 22 to 25 September: EGX, ExCeL London, Royal Victoria Dock
    • 23 to 25 September: Laver Cup, The O2

    October

    • 2 October: TCS London Marathon, central London
    • 9 October: Royal Parks Half Marathon, central London
    • 15 October to 19 November: Rugby League World Cup 2021, Emirates Stadium and Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
    • 26 October to 5 November: Raindance Film Festival, central London
    • TBC: Frieze London, The Regent’s Park
    • TBC: BFI London Film Festival, central London
    • TBC: Diwali, Trafalgar Square

    November

    • 11 to 20 November: EFG London Jazz Festival, multiple venues
    • 12 November: Lord Mayor's Show, City of London
    • 13 November: Remembrance Sunday, Cenotaph, Whitehall
    • TBC: Winter Wonderland, Hyde Park

    December

    • 18 to 26 December TBC: Chanukah
    • 31 December TBC: London New Year's Eve Fireworks, central London

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