We have rounded up the best events happening in your city this June…
– Pimlico –
This eye opening two-day event sees private squares and gardens throughout London opening their gates to welcome visitors from around the world. Organised by the London Parks & Gardens Trust and presented in association with the National Trust gardens range from historical private squares to contemporary roof gardens, prisons, barges. Pimlico’s best and brightest gardens will be on display so make sure you stop by.
Where: All over London. See website for map.
How Much: £10 in advance and £12 if bought during the event weekend. One ticket gives access to over 200 gardens.
When: Saturday 8th – Sunday 9th June 2013
– Central London –
West End Live showcases performances from every West End musical, live bands and a wonderful array of interactive exhibits from many of London’s top museums, galleries and cultural institutions. Now in its ninth year, West End Live is organised by Westminster City Council and the Society of London Theatre (SOLT), in association with MasterCard and is the largest event of its type in the UK.
Where: Trafalgar Square
How Much: Free
When: Saturday 22nd June: 11am – 6pm
Sunday 23rd June: 12 noon – 6pm
– East London –
Spitalfields Music Summer Festival returns for a fortnight of high quality music and other activities. A mix of evening concerts, family weekends and open air music in the market tat lunchtimes this year combines an eclectic mix of music in surprising and delightful locations.
Where: Spitalfields Market, E1
How Much: £5 – £35 depending on the concert, and as always many events are free.
When: Friday 7th – Saturday 22nd June 2013
– South London –
Bring on the strawberries and cream as the world’s most famous and prestigious lawn tennis event is upon us once again. We will be keeping our fingers crossed for our British contenders and enjoying a spot of tennis ourselves on the Dolphin Square courts.
Where: The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club, Church Road, London SW19 5AE
How Much: Ticket only – see official website
When: Monday 24th June 2013 – Sunday 7th July 2013