Outdoor events in London May 2017

Outdoor events in London in May

Our guide to outdoor events in London during May 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?
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.
 
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.
Highgate Cemetery

Pick

Highgate Cemetery Have a guided tour around Highgate Cemetery, and enjoy one of the most atmospheric and historic cemeteries in London.
 
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.
 
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.
Cheap event in London at St. James’s Park

Cheap

to St. James’s Park Have a nice, relaxing sit-down and doing a bit of people-watching in one of London's Royal parks, by hiring out a deckchair.
 
Childrens event in London at Serpentine

to Serpentine Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine, or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle.
Royal Hospital

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to Royal Hospital The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is the gardening equivalent of Ascot, held in the grounds of the Royal Hospital.
 

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

Jason’s Trip, from Little Venice to CamdenMay 2017Jason’s Trip runs a beautiful painted 100-year old canal boat down the Regent’s Canal, from Little Venice to Camden Lock.

Dinner cruise on the river, with Bateaux LondonMay 2017Bateaux London offers you great cuisine and live entertainment onboard the boat, as it sails serenely down the Thames.

Thames Clippers, from Putney to GreenwichMay 2017Thames Clippers offer one-way, return or all-day trips along a 15-mile stretch of the river between Putney and Greenwich.

Guided tour of London, on a bicycleMay 2017Forget the sightseeing buses and jump on your bike… and see the major sights and landmarks of London from your saddle.

See London by night — on a sightseeing busMay 2017The ‘See London By Night’ bus tour will show you London’s most famous landmarks beautifully lit up in the night sky.

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

Sir Antonio Pappano — Orchestra of Santa CeciliaMay 2017The Orchestra of Santa Cecilia will be playing music by Rossini, Tchaikovsky and Respighi at the Royal Festival Hall.

Pam Ann — Touch Trolley Run To GalleyMay 2017Pam Ann will be celebrating her 20th anniversary when her ‘Touch Trolley Run To Galley’ comes to the Leicester Square Theatre.

Hire a Boris Bike… and cycle around LondonMay 2017If weaving your way in and out of the busy traffic on a hire bike sounds like fun, then how about hiring a “Boris Bike”?

 
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