Outdoor events in London April 2017

Outdoor events in London in April

Our guide to outdoor events in London during April 2017.

Free event in London at Spitalfields City Farm

Free

Spitalfields City Farm Spitalfields City Farm is a nice place to take your kids, but did you know that you can volunteer to help out on the farm?
Free event in London at Little Venice

Free 

Little Venice Have a nice walk around Little Venice, past all the pretty houseboats, and stop for a cup of tea in one of the nice cafes.
 
Free event in London at Primrose Hill

PickFree 

Primrose Hill Primrose Hill is a lot higher than it looks, and boasts one of the finest views of the London skyline from anywhere in the city.
Free event in London at Parliament Hill

Free

Parliament Hill Enjoy London's skyline from the top of Parliament Hill, which takes in the Gherkin, London Eye, St Paul's and Canary Wharf.
 
Free event in London at Hampstead Observatory

Free

to Hampstead Observatory Hampstead Observatory has a small six-inch refractor inside a rotating dome, and is very popular with amateur astronomers.
Talk in London at Speakers’ Corner

Free 

Speakers’ Corner Listen to a speech at Speakers' Corner, where the public can discuss whatever they like -- all in the name of free speech.
 
Childrens event in London at Hackney Marshes

Free

Hackney Marshes Hackney Marshes is the home of Sunday league football, with over 70 matches played between dozens of amateur teams.
Free event in London at Hyde Park

Free

Hyde Park You can hear the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery fire a 41-gun salute in Hyde Park to mark the Queen's 91st birthday.
 

That’s all the outdoor events, but there are plenty more days out in April including:

Ride an old-style double-decker busApril 2017Relive London’s history, and ride a 1960s double-decker bus (the ones with a conductor and an open platform at the back).

Have a ride on the Docklands Light RailwayApril 2017The driverless Docklands Light Railway lets you to sit right at the front of the train, giving you a fantastic view of the track.

11 — London’s cheapest sightseeing busApril 2017If you don’t fancy spending 25-30 pounds on a sightseeing bus, then there’s a much cheaper alternative… the No.11 bus.

Edward Elgar, Smetana and Gustav HolstApril 2017The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Elgar, Smetana and Holst at the Royal Festival Hall.

The Bach Choir, performing “St Matthew Passion”April 2017The Bach Choir and Florilegium will be performing JS Bach’s “St Matthew Passion” at the Royal Festival Hall.

The Virgin London Marathon 2017April 2017The London Marathon is one of the premier marathons in athletics, twenty six miles from Greenwich to Buckingham Palace.

Motown — The Story of Berry GordyApril 2017Relive the Motown years and Berry Gordy’s journey as he launches the careers of Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye and more!

Ceremony of the Keys at the Tower of LondonApril 2017The Ceremony of the Keys is over 700 years old, and represents the traditional locking up of the Tower of London at night.

100cc, playing at the London PalladiumApril 2017Seventies band 10cc will be playing one night at the London Palladium in April.

 
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