Major Events Calendar 2018

From mass spectator events to music festivals, London will host a wealth of major events over the coming year and beyond

The list below shows all the major events currently taking place in London during 2018.

London has already won bids to host a number of high-profile sporting fixtures up to 2020, including the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 and UEFA Euro 2020 including 3x Group Stage Matches, 1x Round of 16 Match, 2x Semi-Finals and Finals.

1: New Year’s Day Parade, Central London
10-14: London Boat Show at ExCeL London
11: Philadelphia 76ers vs Boston Celtics, The O2 Arena
18-21: Lumiere London, West End, Mayfair, South Bank and Kings Cross

4: CRUK London Winter Run, central London
10: Six Nations – England v Wales, Twickenham Stadium
22-25: London Fashion Week Festival, The Store Studios on The Strand
18: Chinese New Year Celebrations, Trafalgar Square and Chinatown
22-25: ITTF Table Tennis Team World Cup, Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park (QEOP)

4: The Big Half, Canary Wharf, Tower Bridge, Greenwich
17: Six Nations – England v Ireland, Twickenham
18: St Patrick's Day Parade, central London
24: The CRUK Boat Races, River Thames (Putney to Mortlake)
25: London Landmarks Half Marathon, central London

5-15 London Games Festival, citywide
22: Virgin Money London Marathon, central London

17-20: Photo London, Somerset House
19: The Emirates FA Cup Final, Wembley Stadium
20: Run Hackney Virgin Sport Half Marathon, Hackney
20: BBL Play-off Finals, The O2 Arena
22-26: RHS Chelsea Flower Show, Royal Hospital Chelsea
27-28: Vitality Westminster Mile and Vitality London 10k, St James's Park, Westminster and City of London

9: Trooping the Colour, Horse Guards Parade
11-17: London Tech Week, city-wide
15-17: UIM F1H2O World Powerboat Championship, Royal Victoria Docks
22-7 July: Greenwich+Docklands International Festival 2018, Greenwich, Woolwich, Canary Wharf, Whitechapel and Bow

2-8: Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, Hampton Court Palace
2-15: Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships, Wimbledon
6-8: Wireless Festival, Finsbury Park
6-14: Barclaycard British Summer Time, Hyde Park
7: Pride in London, Soho and Trafalgar Square
21-22: Müller Anniversary Games (IAAF Diamond League), London Stadium, QEOP
21-5 Aug: 2018 Women’s Hockey World Cup, Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre, QEOP
27-29: Prudential RideLondon, citywide & Surrey

4-5: The London Triathlon, ExCeL London, Victoria Docks and central London
25: Ladbrokes Challenge Cup Final, Wembley Stadium

1-30: Totally Thames Festival, citywide
5-23: London Design Festival, citywide
TBC: NFL International Series Games

14: Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon, central London
23-28: Six Day London, Lee Valley VeloPark, QEOP
TBC: NFL International Series Games

11: Remembrance Sunday, Cenotaph, Whitehall
11-18: Nitto ATP Finals, The O2 Arena

31: London New Year's Eve Fireworks, central London