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Ten things to do in London this month.

It's hard to realise this, but summer is in the air! In just a little over a week we will be welcoming June, which brings loads of interesting events and activities across London. If you are planning your visit to London, whether to study English, do a work placement, or just visit as a tourist, this coming month is full with activities for everyone. We have compiled a list of 10 interesting activities you can consider doing in June 2019 in London.

Greenwich + Docklands International Festival, Host Family Stay

1. Greenwich + Docklands International Festival

Many wonderful exhibitions, dancers, and performances can be experienced at this year's free outdoor arts event in East London at Royal Greenwich

When: June 21st - July 6th

Where: Various locations across East London

Price: FREE!

More information: https://festival.org/

Pubcrawl, Host Family Stay

2. Pubcrawl

An affordable yet perfect way of partying in London, whether you're looking to party on a weekday or on the weekend! 

When: From late afternoon!

Where: Various locations across London

Price: From £15

Manga at the British Museum, Host Family Stay

3. Manga at the British Museum

If you're a fan of Naruto or any manga, visit the biggest manga exhibition to be held outside of Japan!

When: May 23rd - August 26th

Where: The British Museum, Great Russell St, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3DG

Price: From £19.50 (£16 with a valid Student ID card)

More information: https://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/exhibitions/manga.aspx

Taste of London, Host Family Stay

4. Taste of London

A true wonderland for foodies - 40 of London’s absolute best restaurants will introduce you to some of their most exquisite dishes! It will be hard to choose what to get, there will be over 200 food and drink stalls at this mouthwatering event!

When: June 19th - June 23rd

Where: St. Regent's Park, Chester Rd, London NW1 4NR

Price: From £20 per ticket (£10 for a child)

Zoo Nights - London, Host Family Stay

5. Zoo Nights

Visit the zoo at night for a more unusual insight of the ZSL London Zoo's cute, dangerous, and incredible animals. You can experience this every Friday in June!

When: June 7th - June 28th (7/6,14/6,21/6 & 28/6)

Where: London Zoo, Outer Cir, London NW1 4RY

Price: From £19.95

More information: https://www.zsl.org/zsl-london-zoo/whats-on/zoo-nights

Polo in the Park, Host Family Stay

6. Polo in the Park

Enjoy polo? Attend "the finest summer social on the calendar". There will be restaurants, street food stalls and bars, all to ensure you have a wonderful time.

When: June 7th, 8th & 9th

Where: Hurlingham Park, Hurlingham Road, Hammersmith and Fulham, London SW6 3NG

Price: Adult ticket from £35 depending on the day

More information: http://www.polointheparklondon.com

Sunrise Yoga At Sky Garden, Host Family Stay

7. Sunrise Yoga at Sky Garden

Go for a peaceful yoga session in the beautiful surroundings and views from the 36 floor high Sky Garden! Tickets may include a lovely breakfast at the Darwin Brasserie.

Where: Sky Garden, 20 Fenchurch St, London EC3M 8AF

When: Classes start at 6:30 AM during the weekdays and at 8:00 AM during weekends!

Price: From £10 (minimum age is 16)

More information: https://www.designmynight.com/london/whats-on/activity/sunrise-yoga

Hackney Flea Market - Clothes, Host Family Stay

8. Hackney Flea Market

Since 2013, Hackney Flea Market has invited independent creatives and sellers to join them, offering them to sell their goods whilst you can experience and buy affordable vintage clothing and much more!  

Where: Abney Hall, 73A Stoke Newington Church St, Stoke Newington, London N16 0AS

When: June 1st - June 2nd, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Price: Free entry!

More information: http://www.hackneyfleamarket.com/calendar/2019/6/1/hackney-flea-market

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival, Host Family Stay

9. London Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival

The Dragon Boat Festival originates from China, approximately 2,500 years ago, and whilst still being a very popular and well-known water sport in China, London is another place where you and your friends can enjoy and maybe participate in this sport! Around 10,000 attends every year!

Where: Royal Docks, E16 2QT, London

When: June 30th, first race is at 10:00 AM!

Price: Free

More information: http://www.lhkdbf.co.uk/

Improv comedy at the Taproom, Host Family Stay

10. Improv Comedy at The Taproom

Every 1st Wednesday of each month the Taproom hosts a comedy show where you can hear improvised sketches, stories and much more!

Where: The Taproom, 163 Upper St, Islington, London N1 1US

When: June 5th, from 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Price: £5 (minimum age is 18!)

More information: https://www.skiddle.com/whats-on/London/The-Taproom/Hoof-A-Night-of-Improvised-Comedy/13458867/

We hope you liked our selection of "Ten Things to do in London this Month" for awesome activities and events to attend in June and will be planning to get involved.

If you are planning to visit London to study English or do an internship in London this summer, please check out our accommodations - we offer convenient homestays in London zone 2, London zone 3 & London zone 4+. Our team at Host Family Stay is always available to help with any enquiries about host family accommodation or just about anything in London. Get in touch with us today.

Published on 29th May 2019