May is surprisingly one of the best months to be in London. There are so many events planned on this month that mostly involve outdoor activities. Whether you are seeking a food festival, a cultural event or simply go to an event that will allow you to meet new people and enjoy the summer season, you need to be in London this May where all sorts of events have been planned. To make your trip more comfortable during the commute, make sure to book coach hire in London in your to-do list.
Days Of Poland Festival
This event is planned to take place at the Potters Fields Park, London Bridge on Sunday May 6. Every year, the Polish celebrate their culture and they bring a taste of the eastern European culture to London. This festival is family friendly and attracts a large number of people, both local and tourists. Visitors get to enjoy Polish music, cuisine, art, competitions, giant bubble shows, face painting and many more.
London Craft Week
This is a week-long festival where specialist workshops and famous galleries come together to host events. Craftsmen showcase both new talent and ancient skills with events covering design, art, fashion and jewellery. This year’s London Craft week will take place from May 9 to May 13. For visitors who love to shop and looking to get themselves handmade craft items, this is an event they should not miss.
Museums At Night
From May 16 to May 19, various galleries, attractions and museums will hold special after-hours events. These events are prepared in a way that guests can enjoy a night out at their favourite attractions to allow them to experience the venue after dark. These events are great for group dates or a great way to spend an evening with family or friends.
RHS Chelsea Flower Show
From May 22 to May 26, the Royal Hospital Chelsea will host a flower show. More than 500 exhibitors will showcase their most prized flowers and plants. The theme for this year’s flowers show is ‘health and wellbeing’. For the first time this year, the Chelsea Flower Show will host a late night evening. There will be entertainment and live music. Everyone is invited to take part in this year’s event.
Do you love photography? From May 1 to May 26, the Getty Images Gallery will be showcasing different photographs taken from around the world by 37 photographers. You can only experience so many colours from one place and allow yourself to get taken to different countries through the displayed images around the gallery. This experience is best enjoyed when you travel as a group to the event.
Venom: Killer And Cure
Are you fascinated by the animal kingdom? If so, this May 13 you may want to head down to the Natural History Museum in Brompton. The museum will showcase different specimen of venomous centipedes, ants, scorpions and snakes. The museum has prepared a presentation to educate visitors on the impact venom has. You will be surprised to learn that the same venom that is deadly can also be used for cure as well. This event will be a great opportunity not to only spend time with your kids, but this will also be a learning experience for them as well.
The Museum of Childhood is running a special event that will last until May 20. This event is supposed to educate on the impacts siblings have on other siblings while growing up. The museum has explored sibling relationships and how they affect a sense of oneself. Make sure that you don’t miss out on this event.
As you can see, there are a number of events planned to take place in London in May 2018. You don’t have to stay indoors as the summer season gets into full swing. If you are planning to attend different events across London as a group, it is advisable to book cheap coach hire in advance to avoid the last minute rush. Let May start off in a marvellous way by taking advantage of the free events taking place in London this year.