Things to do in London in June 2019

Visit London in June to enjoy some of the capital's most famous royal events, as well as outdoor festivals in the sunshine.
  • The Queen celebrates her official birthday in June with a parade called Trooping the Colour.

  • June events include Taste of London, Royal Ascot, Open Garden Squares Weekend, Pride in London and West End LIVE. 

  • Restaurants and attractions have events and offers for Father’s Day.

With warm weather and an events calendar packed with festivals, sports, free entertainment and more, June is a lively and exciting time to visit London.

Make sure to also explore London's beautiful parks and green spaces, and stop by a pub with a beer garden or a rooftop bar to enjoy a drink outside on a sunny day.

June events in London

Royal London events

  • Watch the Household Division’s Beating Retreat at Horse Guards Parade this month. Jun TBC 
  • London celebrates the Queen's official birthday in June with Trooping the Colour, a spectacular military parade in the centre of the city. Head to The Mall to enjoy all the pomp and pageantry. Jun TBC
  • See the Changing the Guard ceremony, which takes place on most days in June outside Buckingham Palace.

People sitting in the sunshine while enjoying Taste of London.

Annual June London events 

  • Stroll through private gardens, hidden green spaces and experimental plantations for one weekend only during the Open Garden Squares Weekend. 8-9 Jun
  • Treat your dad to a day out in London for Father's Day this month. 16 Jun
  • Examine beautiful pieces of art, from fine antiques to unique jewellery, during Masterpiece London27 Jun-3 Jul
  • Take a whirlwind tour of London's restaurant scene at the Taste of London festival in Regent's Park, where London's top chefs show off their skills and serve up delicious food. Jun TBC
  • 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 SquareJun TBC

A large crowd enjoys free performances during West End LIVE

Summer festivals in London

London sports events

  • See top teams battle it out during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at two of London's most famous sporting grounds. 30 May-14 Jul 
  • There's also plenty of horse racing and off-field entertainment to be enjoyed in June at the very glamorous Royal Ascot18-22 Jun

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

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

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