The Mayor organises a yearly programme of eight core events to celebrate London’s culture and communities: St Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival, Feast of St George, Vaisakhi Festival, Eid, Diwali Festival, African Festival, Liberty Festival and New Year’s Eve Fireworks. He also supports a range of other events, exhibitions at City Hall and celebrations across London.

Upcoming events

Invisible Mexico exhibition
Wednesday, 14 January 2015 - 12:00pm to Friday, 30 January 2015 - 6:00pm

Invisible Mexico - Images through the Senses is a photography exhibition produced by Sight of Emotion (Ojos que Sienten), a Mexican charity which has a mission to transform percep

image by Alberton Loranca (cropped)
Portraits for Posterity Exhibition
Monday, 26 January 2015 - 12:00pm to Friday, 20 February 2015 - 6:00pm

Come and see photographs of people who survived the Nazi Holocaust of World War II, who later made new lives in the UK, including 20 who settled here in London.

Chinese New Year 2015
Sunday, 22 February 2015 - 10:00am to 6:00pm

Come and welcome the Chinese ‘Year of the Sheep’ on Sunday 22 February.

Chinese New Year 2014, photo by Ben Broomfield
St Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival 2015
Sunday, 15 March 2015 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm

Everyone’s invited to celebrate St Patrick's Day in Trafalgar Square on Sunday 15 March.

St Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival 2015