Things to Do in London in June 2017

Visit London in June to enjoy some of the capital's most famous royal events as well as outdoor festivals in the sunshine.

June is an ideal time to visit London, with warm weather and plenty of royal events and outdoor activities to enjoy. Explore one of London's beautiful parks, or visit a pub with a beer garden to enjoy a drink outside on a sunny day.

June Events

London celebrates the Queen's official birthday in June with Trooping the Colour, a spectacular military parade through London. Head to The Mall to enjoy all the pomp and pageantry.

For more military pageantry this month, catch the Household Division’s Beating Retreat at Horse Guards Parade or watch the Changing the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace which takes place every day in June.

Foodies can take a whirlwind tour of London's restaurant scene at the Taste of London festival, when some of London's top chefs and restaurants serve up delicious food and show off their skills in Regent's Park.

Sing your heart out at West End Live, as the cast of some of the West End's top shows and musicals take to the stage at this free event in Trafalgar Square.

See performers from around the world at the Greenwich+Docklands International Festival. This free festival features theatre, dance and performance in outdoor spaces all over East and South East London.

There's also plenty of horse sports and off-field entertainment to be enjoyed in June at the very glamorous Royal Ascot and thrilling Polo in the Park.

And don't forget to treat your dad for Father's Day this month.

For more things to do in June in London, take a look at our events calendar or guide to what's on in London. And catch the best of the London stage this month with our theatre guide.

WEATHER: For average seasonal temperatures and rainfall, see our London Weather page.

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