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Trafalgar Square is the venue for many public events throughout the year. Some are 'one-off' special occasions, others are regular annual events. To find out more please visit the GLA Festivals and celebrations page which has information about forthcoming events.

Annual festivals and celebrations
January/February: Chinese New Year
March: St Patrick's Day
April: St George's Day
April/May: Vaisakhi - Sikh New Year festival
September: Liberty Festival, celebrating the contribution of Deaf and disabled people to London's culture
September: Eid - Muslim festival of Eid ul-fitr
October/November: Diwali - the festival of lights
December: Christmas in the square


Royal wedding screening in the square

Others are regular annual events such as celebrating St George's Day:

St George's Day 2011

Annual festivals and celebrations: Galleries