What Types of Events Occur in London?

London is one of the world's thriving hubs of theatre, music, culture and art, making it a hub for events to suit any taste and budget. Events which occur in London range from traditional performances such as concerts, screenings and exhibitions to unique (often annual) experiences such as the Chelsea Flower Show, The Notting Hill Carnival, and the BBC Proms In The Park. You can purchase tickets for most events either directly from the venue or from a third party booking agent. Always check out the event websites for full up-to-date listings.

How to Be In-The-Know About London events

Finding a suitable London event can be a challenge if you don't live in the capital. For standard music and theatre events it's always advisable to start with an agent like Ticketmaster. Even if you don't wish to purchase your tickets through them, they have an expansive overview of upcoming events. One of the best ways to keep up with more obscure occurrences is to regularly check the Visit London website. Here you can filter listings by date, if you are visiting at a particular time, or interest, if you want to find a specific event you are interested in. Another useful resource for less commercial events are the websites of the local authorities, such as the City of London. They regularly advertise charity events, local farmers markets and specialist exhibitions with the added bonus that publicly subsidised events often tend to be less costly if not totally free.

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