Summer is full of colour, fun and frolic and Londoners celebrate summer with much ado. Every year London hosts a number of special summer events across all areas of entertainment and thus serves as the amusement centre for all. Read on to find out about top summer events hosted in London this year.
London’s profound association with architecture is nothing new. Archikids festival celebrates design and construction with young kids across various venues in London. The event will take place on 25th and 26th of July and is expected to attract thousands of children to various iconic city buildings for workshops and exhibitions. Most expected events of Archikids are the building geodesic dome in The Gherkin, eco trails along 6 Bevis Marks’s Roof Garden and fascinating classes about gooey jelly scrapers.
Buckingham Palace Summer Opening
Summer holidays are about to begin for member of the Royal family and the State Rooms will be open for public viewing during this time. These rooms are used to host official and state occasions and open to public every year under strict surveillance. The Buckingham Palace is a symbol of British Legacy and visiting its various parts such as Pictures Gallery, The Grand Hall and Music Room is a fascinating experience.
As London glitters under the summer sun, it is time for some outdoor activity. Start the month of August with some adrenaline pumping cycling activity across Central London. The event will be taking place on August 1st and 2nd and offers free participation to all. It starts with The Prudential Ride London Free Cycle event which is hosted for people of all ages and abilities. Later in the day, the Grand Prix event is conducted in St James Park for Olympic aspirers. People will be riding an 8 mile stretch to raise charity for various funds and cheering them is going to be a lot of fun.
Red Bull Air Race World Championship
On the 15th and 16th of August, the Royal Ascot will be hosting Red Bull Air Race World Championship this year. This thrilling event will witness champion pilots performing mind blowing stunts for all spectators. Ticket prices start at £30.00 GBP and viewers from previous shows believe that the money paid is totally worth it.