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Most popular outdoor events in London

Our guide to the most popular outdoor events being held in London over the coming few months.

Free event in London at Little Venice


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 Parliament Hill


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.
Highgate Cemetery


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 Hampstead Observatory


to Hampstead Observatory Hampstead Observatory has a small six-inch refractor inside a rotating dome, and is very popular with amateur astronomers.
Free event in London at Primrose Hill


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.
Childrens event in London at Alexandra Palace


to Alexandra Palace The fireworks at Alexandra Palace will include a children's funfair, ice rink, German beer festival, and Day of the Dead parade.
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.
Childrens event in London at Royal Observatory


to Royal Observatory Watch a Planetarium show and then spend an evening looking at the stars with other astronomers at the Royal Observatory.
Childrens event in London at Ravenscourt Park


Ravenscourt Park There will be two fireworks displays at Ravenscourt Park this year -- a little one for the kids, and a big one for everyone else.
Childrens event in London at Royal Botanic Gardens


to Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Garden's Christmas trail includes a tunnel of lights, a scented fire garden, and a North Pole village for Santa and his elves.
Free event in London at Spitalfields City Farm


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?
Childrens event in London at Battersea Park


Battersea Park Battersea Park always puts on one of the best fireworks display in London, attracting around 40,000 people every year.
Childrens event in London at Hyde Park Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park


to Hyde Park Hyde Park will once again become a magical Winter Wonderland with ice skating and rides, a circus, and a Christmas market.
Childrens event in London at Southwark Park


Southwark Park Southwark Park will be putting on a free fireworks display on the 5th November, and it's one of the biggest and busiest around.
Talk in London at Speakers’ Corner


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 Blackheath


Blackheath The fireworks at Blackheath is always one of the most popular fireworks displays in London -- because it's free!
Free event in London at Green Park


Green Park The KTRHA will be firing a 41-gun salute in Green Park to mark Prince Charles' 68th birthday (happy birthday Charlie!)
Childrens event in London at Bishop’s Park


Bishop’s Park Bishops Park will be hosting two displays -- one for the little kids, with less bangs, and one for the the adults a bit later on.
Childrens event in London at Hackney Marshes


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


Wimbledon Park Wimbledon Park will be putting on two displays this year -- one for the youngsters and another display for the grown-ups.
Guided tour in London at The City


The City Explore some of the prettiest and most historic gardens and churchyards in the City of London, on this 2-hour walking tour.
Childrens event in London at Morden Park


Morden Park Morden Park will be putting on two separate displays -- one for the younger crowd and another big display for the grown-ups.
Childrens event in London at Kingsmeadow


Kingsmeadow Kingston will be holding its annual fireworks display at the Kingsmeadow Stadium again, with a funfair and food stalls.
Childrens event in London at Athletic Ground


Athletic Ground The fireworks at the Athletic Ground will use the tunes from your favourite movies, and there will be a funfair and food stalls.
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