London Events 2017

London is home to many exciting festivals, ceremonies and events. Due to the scale of these events, all London traffic may be subject to police diversions. We will, of course, make every effort to offer the best possible service, although routes may differ from those advertised.  Our friendly on-street and Original London Visitor Centre staff will be happy to assist with on the day information and questions. 

Please find below confirmed event dates for 2017 to help with your planning

  • 5 February: Winter Run
  • 19 March: St. Patrick's Day Parade
  • 23 April: London Marathon
  • 17th, 24th or 31st May - State Opening of Parliament (exact date to be confirmed)
  • 29 May: Vitality Run
  • 17 June Trooping the Colour
  • 8 July: Gay Pride
  • 10 July: Vitality British 10k London Run
  • 22 and 23 July: London Triathlon
  • 29 and 30 July: Prudential RideLondon FreeCycle
  • 6 August: IAAF World Championships, Marathon (exact date to be confirmed)
  • 10 September: Tour of Britain (exact date to be confirmed)
  • 8 October: Royal Parks' Half Marathon (exact date to be confirmed)
  • 11 November: Lord Mayor's Show
  • 12 November: Remembrance Sunday
  • 25 December: Christmas Day
  • 31 December: New Year's Eve