London events calendar

Your month-by-month guide to the best events and cultural happenings in London over the year

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Looking for brilliant things to fill your eyes and ears in London during 2018? Well, you’re in luck. Here’s your exhaustive guide to the very best events, activities and things to do all over London for the whole of the year. From the top-notch theatre openings to eye-popping new art exhibitions to essential gigs, here's your guide to the tons of events around the city that you definitely won't want to miss this year. Get ahead of the game when it comes to booking tickets and telling your mates what to see in London. 

If you're after even more London inspiration, don’t miss our pick of the 101 best things to do in London. Want more instant cultural gratification? Check out our pick of things to do in London this week and over the weekend. Now, get out there and get your fill of London!

The best events in London by month

April
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April

May
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May

June
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June

July
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July

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This month's best...

Theatre shows
Theatre

Theatre shows

Find all the fantastic shows on show

Art exhibitions
Art

Art exhibitions

Get your diary out for a month of must-see art

Film releases
Film

Film releases

Catch new movies in the capital

Museum exhibitions
Museums

Museum exhibitions

The best exhibitions in town right now

Latest restaurant reviews
Restaurants

Latest restaurant reviews

Gorge on all the grub London has to offer

Photography exhibitions
Art

Photography exhibitions

Snap up the top photography on display

Latest theatre reviews
Theatre

Latest theatre reviews

Read more about London's new shows

Ticket releases
Music

Ticket releases

Never miss the latest gig and nightlife announcements

Find things to do all year round

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Kids

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