Summer Festivals in London

Festivals come in all shapes and sizes, but one thing's for certain: all the best ones can be found in the heart of summer. The city has so many for you to pick, from dancing in a field to some spectacular music, to food and wine fiestas, to theatrical pop-ups appearing all over the place. Whatever one you fancy, you are bound to find something you love in our recommended list of London summer festivals. 

Last updated on 8th April 2020

One of the biggest street parties in the world is back for another year of culture and multicolour as Notting Hill Carnival returns for more Sound Stages, DJs and lush Caribbean grub in the sunshine. 

Cocktails in the City 2020

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This is the essential summer festival for the city's cocktail-lovers... join Cocktails in the City as they-take over Bedford Square Gardens for two days of booze-fueled fun. London's finest bar talent are sure to inspire with their interactive workshops, tastings and tours at this exclusive garden party.

The Luna Cinema - London

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The summer film festival is taking over outdoor spaces across the capital to bring you movies under the moon. The Luna Cinema will be popping up everywhere from Crystal Palace Park to Chiswick House to bring you some of the very greatest names in contemporary and classic films.