We are already in the second half of 2024, which promises many fun things to do in London.



London is one of the busiest cities for fun, relaxation and other activities you can engage in your free time. Look at events and activities that can make you bored for the remainder of the year. 



1. Battersea Games (Jul 1 to September 8)


Battersea Games is one of the biggest games happening in London. You can watch the excitement on the big screens, or you can take part in it yourself.


2. Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships (July 1 to 14)


Are you a lover of table sports,s? Then, this is an avenue to experience something different. The Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships returns with excitement and entertainment.



3. Buckingham Palace summer opening 


If you want to have a shot at royalty, here is the chance. Travelling to London or live in the city, you should be there.


4. Greenwich+Docklands International Festival (12-14 Jul)


If watching live art installations is your thing, then look no further. The Greenwich+Docklands International Festival offers you the avenue to explore even more.


5. Tower of London 


Get a glimpse of the historic tower of London. It is a fun place to be and experience history at its best. It showcases the medieval legacy of the British people.


6. BBC Proms (19 Jul-14 Sep)


Experience one of the biggest music festivals in the United Kingdom at the BBC Proms.—over two months of music for you and your family. 


7. The British Museum 


We have a striking architecture of the ancient British Museum that features some of the most famous historical artefacts.


8. London Eye


Enjoy the stunning architecture of the tendon eye as it revolves. It promises to be memorable for you and your loved ones.


9. Formula E World Championship (20-21 Jul)


Want to watch the drivers race themselves? You can enjoy the fun by visiting the Formula E World Championship circuit.


10. National Gallery 


It would be best if you weren't into art to experience exciting paintings. You can feed your eyes with some of the most prominent artistic works like da Vinci.


11. Tower Bridge


Another iconic destination for leisure is the Tower Bridge in London.—experience engineering at its best. The historic tower bridge will surely make your day.


12. Summer school holidays (24 Jul-1 Sep)


Enjoy the summer holidays with your loved ones. Experience something different while you take a break to relax. This promises to be an exciting holiday, especially for your young ones.


13. Borough Market


Go and experience the historic Borough Market. Enjoy some of the finest global cuisine with an elegant style.


14. Croydon Carnival


If I were you, I would not miss out on the colour parade through the streets of south London. There are expected to be different types of entertainment, including dance and music.


15. Notting Hill Carnival (25-26 Aug)


Another festival to spice up your time is the Notting Hill Carnival in August. It is regarded as one of the largest street carnivals.


16. Hyde Park


The famous Hyde Park remains one of the best places to visit. Enjoy leisure walks with your loved ones, picnics, etc.


17. Bartholomew Fair


Do you want to know more about London's culture and heritage? Well, this is an opportunity to do so. Some of the activities include projection installation, dance, etc.


18. London Mural Festival (5-29 Sep)


Experience some of the best murals across the city.


19. Up at The O2


Enjoy the best time at the 02 Arena in London. It is one of the busiest event centres globally, offering various enterprises, from concerts to parties.


20. London Design Festival


Design, Art, London will be turned into an art gallery when the festival starts in September. You can be part of the event.


21. Open House London (14-22 Sep)


If secret is your thing, then find your way here. Discover hidden secrets of London. Interestingly, you don't have to pay a dime to experience this.


22. Great River Race


Sporting events are not new in London. Enjoy the 'Great River Race' when it starts in September. Watch different boats race across the River Thames.


23. Buckingham Palace


Become a guest at Buckingham Palace.


24. London Sculpture Week


Sculpture is another essential artistic edifice for every city, and London isn't left out.


25. Totally Thames


Experience the month-long celebration of the river Thames.


26. London Fashion Week


London Fashion Week is one of the biggest fashion exhibitions in Europe. Be a part of it as brands showcase their latest designer clothes. This year's edition promises to be better.


27. Black History Month (1-31 Oct)


Don't miss out on Black History Month. The month-long event showcases black history throughout London.


28. BFI Film Festival (9-20 Oct)


Be on the lookout for the best new films around the world. The event includes a red carpet, and some of the best movie stars worldwide are expected to attend.


29. Halloween (31 Oct)


Oh yeah, Halloween returns! Enjoy colourful displays as you take a walk around the city.


30. NFL London Games


Do you love American Football, or perhaps you've heard about it, be part of the experience at the Tottenham Hotspur stadium in October?


31. League of Legends World Championship


The League of Legends makes a return. Make your way to the 02 Arena and experience the best entertainment in November.


32. Bonfire Night


Bonfire Night offers you the opportunity to experience impressive fireworks. It promises to be a fun-packed experience for you.


33. Lord Mayor's Show


Watch the parade as dancers military marching bands move around the streets of London.


34. EFG London Jazz Festival (15-24 Nov)


Live performance across the city throughout the week. The festival brings more than a week of entertainment as some world-renowned jazz artists take to the stage.


35 Winter Wonderland


Winter Wonderland prepares for the big holiday festive season. Watch rides, ice-skating etc.