List of annual events in London

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List of major annual events in London, England, by month.

Month Event Location Year first run
January New Year's Day Parade Westminster[1] 1987
London Boat Show ExCeL Exhibition Centre, Newham[2] 1956
February The Franchise Show ExCeL Exhibition Centre[3] 2009
March Ideal Home Show Earls Court Exhibition Centre[4] 1908
Head of the River Race River Thames 1926
April London Marathon Greenwich, Southwark, Tower Hamlets, City of London, Westminster[5] 1981
April The Boat Race Putney to Mortlake on the River Thames[6] 1829
London Book Fair Earls Court Exhibition Centre[7]
May Chelsea Flower Show Royal Hospital Chelsea[8] 1862
June Trooping the Colour Horse Guards Parade, Westminster[9]
City of London Festival City of London[10] 1962
Carnival de Cuba Southwark Park[11] 2005
Pride London Westminster[12] 1972
Motorexpo Canary Wharf[13] 1996
World Naked Bike Ride Central London 2001
London Festival of Architecture all of Greater London 2004
July Hampton Court Flower Show Hampton Court Park[14] 1990
August The Proms Royal Albert Hall[15] 1895
Carnaval Del Pueblo Burgess Park[16] 1999
Notting Hill Carnival Notting Hill[17] 1964
September London Open House all of Greater London[18] 1992
London Freewheel City of London and Westminster 2007
October London Film Festival BFI Southbank[19] 1957
November Lord Mayor's Show City of London[20] 1535
Million Mask March Westminster[21] 2012

References[edit]

  1. ^ "London's New Year's Day Parade - London's New Year's Day Parade". Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  2. ^ http://www.londonboatshow.com/
  3. ^ "Welcome to The Franchise Show". Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  4. ^ "Ideas and inspiration for home owners - Ideal Home Show". Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  5. ^ "Home - Virgin Money London Marathon". Archived from the original on 5 May 2013. Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  6. ^ "The BNY Mellon Boat Races". Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  7. ^ "Home". Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  8. ^ Royal Horticultural Society Archived 2007-04-08 at the Wayback Machine. - Chelsea Flower Show
  9. ^ The British Army Archived 2006-10-03 at the Wayback Machine. - Trooping the Colour
  10. ^ Administrator. "City of London Festival". Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  11. ^ http://www.carnival-de-cuba.com/ Archived 2008-03-07 at the Wayback Machine.
  12. ^ "Squarespace - Claim This Domain". Archived from the original on 21 June 2007. Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  13. ^ "Motorexpo 2015 - London / Toronto / New York". Motorexpo. Archived from the original on 21 December 1997. Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  14. ^ Royal Horticultural Society Archived 2007-04-03 at the Wayback Machine. - Hampton Court Flower Show
  15. ^ BBC - Proms
  16. ^ "Home - Carnavaldelpueblo". Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  17. ^ "londoncarnival.co.uk". Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  18. ^ Jason Badrock/Alastair Cassels. "Open House London". Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  19. ^ "About London Film Festival". Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  20. ^ "Lord Mayor's Show -". Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  21. ^ http://www.ukanonymousevents.com/millionmaskmarch-2014.html