Festival fun in London...

Home to carnivals, food fiestas, music festivals and picnic concerts, there's a staggering choice of events to inspire music lovers and culture vultures of all tastes in London this summer. Book your getaway today!

Taste of London 2016 - 5 - 19 June 2016
Enjoy a selection of mouth-watering dishes from London's hottest restaurants, and incredible live demonstrations from world class chefs at the Taste of London Festival in Regent's Park this summer.

Hampton Court Palace Festival - 8 - 18 June 2016
This unique festival will host world-class acts including Tom Jones and Jools Holland in a spectacular setting. Enjoy a picnic in the beautiful gardens before taking your seats for the evening's entertainment.

British Summer Time Festival - 1 - 10 July 2016
This summer extravaganza features a series of gigs in Hyde Park, complete with comedy, independent food stalls and pop up cocktail bars. Headliners include Florence and the Machine and Take That.

Kew the Music - 12 - 17 July 2016 
Discover a series of outdoor picnic concerts held annually on The Great Lawn at the beautiful Kew Gardens. Sample delicious cuisine at artisan food stalls, and enjoy music from Simply Red and Jools Holland.

Lovebox Festival - 15 - 16 July 2016
Lovebox Festival lands at Victoria Park in Hackney for 2 days this July, drawing together thousands of music lovers. Catch headline performances from the likes of Major Lazer and LCD Sound System.

BBC Proms 2016 - 15 July - 10 September 2016
Each summer, the BBC Proms welcomes singers and artists from various genres from all over the world to London. Book now for a fantastic selection of concerts at the Royal Albert Hall and BBC Proms in the Park.

Notting Hill Carnival - 27 - 29 August 2016
See the streets of West London come alive with colourful floats, live music and tempting Caribbean food stalls at Europe's biggest street party, taking place annually across the August Bank Holiday weekend.

On Blackheath - 10 - 11 September 2016
This family friendly festival on Blackheath Common offers a range of fantastic live music from Belle and Sebastian to Hot Chip, and a food village hosting a chef's club, pop up restaurants and delicious street food.

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