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Upcoming events

Royal Opera House BP Big Screens 2015
10 June 2015 to 22 September 2015

Come and enjoy free, world-class opera and ballet from the Royal Opera House on the big screen in Trafalgar Square this summer.

Royal Opera House BP Big Screens
The Bleeding London Exhibition
8 July 2015 to 14 August 2015

This exhibition is based on the Whitbread shortlisted novel, Bleeding London, by Geoff Nicholson.

Image © Natasha Bennett
Gigs 2015
18 July 2015 to 8 August 2015

Gigs is the Mayor’s annual busking competition for young London musicians.  

GIGS 2015
Portraits of Pocket Parks
Monday, 3 August 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, 28 August 2015 - 5:00pm

Visit a new exhibition at City Hall showcasing experiences from 11 of the people who helped create 100 'pocket parks' throughout London.

Chuchward House
Brazil Day
Saturday, 8 August 2015 - 1:00pm to 8:00pm

Come to Brazil Day for a sizzling summer festival with sport, music, dance and more.

Brazil Day 2014
The London South Korean Festival
Sunday, 9 August 2015 - 12:00pm to 8:00pm

A family cultural festival, showcasing Korean art, fashion, music, food and various interactive activities for families to enjoy.

The London South Korean Festival
Africa on the Square 2015
Saturday, 10 October 2015 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm

Following on from the great success of Africa on the Square in 2014, this year’s event is planned to take place on Saturday 10 October.

Performers from Africa on the Square 2014
Diwali 2015
Sunday, 11 October 2015 - 12:00pm

The Diwali Festival, which celebrates the Hindu, Sikh and Jain festival of lights, is organised by the Mayor of London in cooperation with the Diwali in Lo

Skills London 2015
Friday, 13 November 2015 - 9:30am to Saturday, 14 November 2015 - 4:00pm

Skills London 2015 is London’s biggest free jobs and careers event for 15-24 year olds. It’s a great way for young people and their families to find out about everything from apprenticeships, to further education and jobs and careers opportunities.

London New Year’s Eve
31 December 2015

Celebrate New Year’s Eve and welcome 2016 with a bang at Mayor of London’s New Year’s Eve fireworks.

London's New Year's Eve fireworks
Big Dance 2016
20 May 2016

The Greater London Authority and People Dancing are pleased to announce the dates for Big Dance 2016 – the final Big Dance festival, marking a decade of big dances across the UK.