London events calendar

Your month-by-month guide to the biggest and best new events in London



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Welcome to our guide to the biggest and best new openings in London. Check out the months below to see our hand-picked selection of the best new events beginning this month, next month and even further ahead. From theatre, exhibition and film openings to gigs, festivals and comedy shows, if it's new, it's here - go on, dive in!

London's biggest events by month


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Upcoming dates for your diary

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland

Even the Grinch would have a job stealing all the Christmas from Hyde Park's massive tribute to festive fun, which is back for 2014

  1. Fri Nov 21 - Sun Jan 4

Brick 2014: Built for Lego Fans

This interactive event will feature workshops with professional brick builders and Lego designers, a brick market place

  1. Thu Nov 27 - Sun Nov 30

Christmas at Kew Gardens

For 2014, a glittery, mile-long trail, guided by snowflakes, will wind its way through the landscape

  1. Wed Nov 26 - Sat Jan 3

Foodies Festival Christmas

The Foodies Festival is hosting their first ever Chrimbo special, which promises ot be three days of festive culinary fun

  1. Fri Nov 28 - Sun Nov 30


Forget the frozen north – the place you’ll want to be this Christmas is the cool east or, to be more specific, Winterville in Victoria Park

  1. Tue Dec 2 - Wed Dec 31

Hackney Flea-Mas Market

Stock up on all your Christmas shopping needs at this festive version of the regular vintage market in Hackney

  1. Sat Dec 6 - Sun Dec 21

The Case of the Curious Cocktail

This after-hours event sends visitors on a cocktail-making hunt through the galleries of the Sherlock Holmes exhibition

  1. Tue Dec 16


Forget leotards and lithe bodies; they’re for sissies. There’s a new type of circus in town and it’s all about the white vests and bushy beards

  1. Sun Dec 21 - Wed Dec 31

Peter Pan Cup

Strictly a spectator event, unless you happen to be a regular member of the Serpentine Swimming Club, this race takes place each year on Christmas Day

  1. Thu Dec 25

Last chance events in the capital

  1. Goldsmiths' Centre 42 Britton Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M 5AD
  2. Fri Nov 21 - Sat Nov 22
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  1. Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, E20 2ST
  2. Until Sat Nov 29
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  1. Royal Festival Hall Belvedere Rd, South Bank, SE1 8XX
  2. Fri Nov 21 - Sun Nov 30
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