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.
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Until Friday 24 April we have a Exhibition by Sikh artist to celebrate Vaisakhi. The exhibition is in both the Cafe area and the second floor at City Hall.
Come and celebrate St George’s Day in Trafalgar with traditional English food, family activities, music and more – all for free!
On Saturday 2 May the Westminster Morris Men and a selection of other morris dancing sides from around the country will gather in Trafalgar Square and give performances of morris dancing in a vari
There will be three days of national commemoration to mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day
Enjoy a free open-air concert by the London Symphony Orchestra with Principal Conductor Valery Gergiev.
Come and enjoy free, world-class opera and ballet from the Royal Opera House on the big screen in Trafalgar Square this summer.
From 11:00 - 18:00 on Saturday 20 June and 12:00 - 18:00 on Sunday 21 June 2015 come and celebrate West End LIVE in Trafalgar Square.
Everyone is invited to come and celebrate Eid on Trafalgar Square on Saturday 25th July.
The Liberty Festival, now in its 13th year, returns to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this summer.
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.
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
Planning is now underway for the New Year’s Eve fireworks in 2015 and the celebration will once again be ticketed. More information will be available in summer 2015.