UK events: August 2018
Notting Hill Carnival
26 to 28 August
Join in the fun over the August bank holiday weekend as Europe’s biggest carnival takes place on the streets of Notting Hill, west London.
July 30 to September 30
It’s that time of the year again when Buckingham Palace opens its doors for visitors to explore the lavish interiors of the Queen’s official London residence.
Major parks in London
With the sun favouring London this summer, why not take advantage and embrace the glorious weather in one of the capital’s beautiful parks.
View a list of parks and events through this link.
Roofit Summer Series
16 August 2018
Work out on a beautiful tenth floor roof terrace, looking over London.
International Balloon Fiesta
9 to 12 August
Be wowed in Bristol by Europe’s biggest hot air balloon event. Throughout the day and into the night, the Bristol skies become a backdrop for beautiful hot-air balloons. But don’t just come for the balloons, there are fairground rides, music and face painting as well!
Plymouth’s spectacular fireworks display
8 to 9 August
Combine a visit to gorgeous Devon with one of the world’s best fireworks displays. Plymouth will be hosting the British Fireworks Championship, taking place over two days.
Leeds Festival 2018
24 August 2018
Head up to Leeds this August for the iconic three-day music festival. With artists ranging including the Kings of Leon on Friday and Kendrick Lamar on Sunday it’s an event not to be missed.