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5 things to do in London this Bank Holiday weekend!

23 May 2018

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Looking for some inspiration for things to do this upcoming long weekend? Here’s our top picks for what’s happening in London this Bank Holiday!

1. All Points East Festival – Victoria Park, Hackney

On Bank Holiday Monday , All Points East is holding a free festival with film screenings, panel talks and live music to commemorate 90 years since men and women were granted equal voting rights. A four-day festival of free activities continues until 31st May. Find out more.

2.  Boat tours on the Olympic Park  

Learn more about the iconic sights of London 2012 from one of the boat tours through the waterways on the Olympic Park. They even have a number of swan pedalos for hire!

3. Street League Skateboarding: Pro Open London, Copper Box Arena

Want to watch the world’s best street skaters? The Street League Skateboarding competition debuts at the Copper Box Arena from 26-27th May! Tickets and event details are available here.

4. Relax in one of London’s parks 

With the weather in London set to reach the mid 20s this weekend, enjoy a sunny picnic with friends in one of London’s famous parks – 5 out of 8 Royal Parks are in central London so there are always green spaces to explore!

To escape the city, take a trip to Richmond. The Park is home to over 600 deer that roam freely; there’s also a cycle hire point.

5. Street food festivals 

Discover cuisines from around the world at the foodie festivals taking place over the weekend. From a fiesta on the South Bank, to celebrating sound and street food at Jam on Rye, there’s something for everyone!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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