The city is sizzling – but the best of summer is yet to come. Discover the best summer events in London this August, all within walking distance of The Cavendish London.
at Somerset House
With the temperature at its peak, summer nights in August are best enjoyed outside. The Film4 Summer Screen returns to Somerset House for two weeks this August, with screenings of Hollywood favourites, from the fairy tale of Sleeping Beauty, Academy Award winner Call Me By Your Name and the biopic of Martin Luther King, Selma. Sit back, relax and enjoy under the stars at this one of the best outdoor screens in London.
Dates: From 9 to 22 August.
Price: From £19 per person
Just in time for the summer holidays, enjoy a trip to the West End theatres with free tickets and discounts for children. Enjoy a range of family-friendly activities hosted by some of London’s top shows, from The Lion King backstage tours to dance lessons with the cast of the West End’s smash-hit musicals, Aladdin and Dreamgirls.
Dates: From 1 to the 31 August.
Price: From £15 per adult, Kids go free under 16 years old
Notting Hill Carnival
Get in the party mood with one of the world's largest street carnivals this Bank Holiday August. This two-day festival celebrates the Caribbean heritage offering a range of entertainment from the famous colourful Caribbean parade to the traditional reggae and Caribbean inspired street food famous for its jerk chicken, callaloo and traditional goat stew.
Dates: From 26 to 27 August.
See the best of London for a fraction of the price with our fantastic all-inclusive summer rate from £189 per night.
and spend your summer with us at The Cavendish London!