Study in London: Fun Summer Events
Take a look at our London poster! What do you think is the best thing about the city? How many London tourist attractions can you spot? Kaplan loves London in the summer. We have made a list of things to do in London. It's below the poster!
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Things to do in London this summer
Walking with Dinosaurs
Where: Wembley Arena
When: Wed May 1 - Sun May 5
What: A live-action show featuring 20 life-size, mechanical dinosaurs stomping around a stage with earthquakes, explosions and falling comets. It's like Jurrasic Park but real!
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Where: Theatre Royal Drury Lane
When: Fri May 17 - Sat Nov 30
What: The musical version of Roald Dahl's classic book about a young boy's adventures in a fantastical sweet factory. It is set to repeat the success of 'Matilda' and is directed by Sam Mendes who did Skyfall!
Where: Victoria Park
When: Sat May 25
What: London's coolest music festival returns to East London. It boasts an eclectic line-up and is full of hipsters. Bring your sunglasses even if it is raining!
UEFA Champions Festival
Where: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
When: Thurs May 23 - Sun May 26
What: London is celebrating Wembley hosting the final of the UEFA Champions League by throwing a football party. The UEFA Champions Festival is a free four-day football celebration with a host of family-friendly activities. A must for all football fans!
Notting Hill Carnival
Where: Notting Hill
When: August 25 - August 26
What: London celebrates Europe's biggest street festival – the Notting Hill Carnival. West London will be packed with steel bands, Calypso music and tempting food stalls. It is a huge party and everyone is invited!
Are you interested in traveling to London? Kaplan has created the 8 Great Things to do in London motiongraphic, which shows the best things to do in the capital, according to our students. Click on the motiongraphic link to join the conversation.