Outdoor events in London

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.
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

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Highgate Cemetery Have a guided tour around Highgate Cemetery, and enjoy one of the most atmospheric and historic cemeteries in London.
Primrose Hill

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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.
 
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?
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.
 
Hackney Marshes

Free

Hackney Marshes Hackney Marshes is the home of Sunday league football, with over 70 matches played between dozens of amateur teams.
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.
 
Serpentine

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

Cheap

The City Explore some of the prettiest and most historic gardens and churchyards in the City of London, on this 2-hour walking tour.
 
British Summer Time Hyde Park at Hyde Park

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to Hyde Park The line-up for the British Summer Time Festival in Hyde Park includes Phil Collins, Green Day, Justin Bieber and Kings of Leon.
Hampton Court Palace

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to Hampton Court Palace The RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show takes place in the grounds of Henry VIII's Tudor Palace.
 
Groundhog Day at Greenwich Park

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Greenwich Park Luna Cinema will be showing Bill Murray's classic comedy 'Groundhog Day' at an open-air cinema inside Greenwich Park.
Wireless Festival at Finsbury Park

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to Finsbury Park The line-up for the Wireless Festival in Finsbury Park includes Chance The Rapper, Bryson Tiller, Skepta, The Weeknd and Nas.
 
Top Gun at Greenwich Park

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Greenwich Park Watch Tom Cruise save America in a fighter jet in the 1980s movie 'Top Gun', at the open-air cinema in Greenwich Park.
Green Park

Free

Green Park There will be a 41-gun salute at Green Park to welcome King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia to London on their State Visit.
 
Lovebox Festival at Victoria Park

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to Victoria Park The line-up for the Wireless Festival in Finsbury Park includes Frank Ocean, Jamie XX, Chase & Status and Jess Glynne.
La La Land at Kenwood House

 

Kenwood House How about watching the Oscar-winning movie musical 'La La Land' on an outdoor cinema screen at Kenwood House?
 
Breakfast At Tiffanys at Kenwood House

 

Kenwood House How about watching Audrey Hepburn in 'Breakfast At Tiffany's' on an outdoor cinema screen at Kenwood House?
Top Gun at Kenwood House

 

Kenwood House Kenwood House will be showing the Tom Cruise blockbuster movie 'Top Gun' on an outdoor cinema screen.
 
Buckingham Palace

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to Buckingham Palace Why not combine a visit to the Buckingham Palace Summer Opening with a tour of the Queen's gardens as well?
Princess Bride at Victoria Embankment Gardens

 

Victoria Embankment Gardens The Luna Cinema will be erecting an outdoor screen in Victoria Embankment Gardens to show the 'The Princess Bride'.
 
Pitch Perfect at Victoria Embankment Gardens

 

Victoria Embankment Gardens The Luna Cinema will be erecting an outdoor screen in Victoria Embankment Gardens to show 'Pitch Perfect'.
Ghostbusters at Royal Botanic Gardens

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Royal Botanic Gardens Watch Bill Murray and Dan Ackroyd save the world in 'Ghostbusters', on a big outdoor screen in front of Kew Palace.
 
Pulp Fiction at Royal Botanic Gardens

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Royal Botanic Gardens How about watching Quentin Tarantino's iconic movie 'Pulp Fiction' on a big outdoor screen in front of Kew Palace?
Grease at Royal Botanic Gardens

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Royal Botanic Gardens Sing-a-long with John Travolta and Olivia Newton John in a showing of 'Grease' on a big outdoor screen at Kew Gardens.
 
Hyde Park

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Hyde Park Michael Ball will be presenting Proms In The Park, with performances by Steps, Texas, Elaine Paige and Gilbert O'Sullivan.
La La Land at Battersea Park

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Battersea Park Enjoy an outdoor screening of the Oscar-winning new musical 'La La Land' at Battersea Park, courtesy of Luna Cinema.
 
Jurassic Park at Battersea Park

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Battersea Park Watch Steven Spielberg's dinosaur blockbuster 'Jurassic Park' at an open-air cinema inside Battersea Park.
Moulin Rouge at Battersea Park

 

Battersea Park Watch Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor in Baz Luhrmann's 'Moulin Rouge', at an open-air cinema inside Battersea Park.
 
Big Lebowski at Victoria Embankment Gardens

 

Victoria Embankment Gardens The Luna Cinema will be erecting an outdoor screen in Victoria Embankment Gardens to show 'The Big Lebowski'.
Green Park

Free

Green Park The KTRHA will be firing a 41-gun salute in Green Park to mark Prince Charles' 69th birthday (happy birthday Charlie!)
 
 
 
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