Summer in London
Make the most of your summer stay in London and discover all that our fascinating capital city has to offer. From summer events and royal attractions to an easy day's shopping and relaxing in our beautiful private garden - enjoy a summer city break like no other at The Goring.
Summer in London 2022
The birds are chirping, the sun is shining, and the British Social season is in full swing. From spectating athletes in their dazzling whites playing Centre Court at Wimbledon, to heavenly voices at Glyndebourne, theatre extravaganzas in the West End and superb floral displays in the Royal Parks, there is a cultural pastime that will elevate your stay in glorious London town this summer.
A list of The Goring’s favourites below, do get in touch with Big John at Concierge if you wish to book any of these wonderful outings.
27 June - 10 July 2022
Top seeds or wild cards – watch the drama unfurl on the famous courts of the All England Lawn Tennis Club in SW19.
14 - 18 June 2022
Racing’s finest horses are just part of the story at Royal Ascot, the drama continues with exquisite fashion and the finery of the Royal Procession.
13 - 19 June 2022
Queen's Club Championships is one of the oldest tennis tournaments in the world and serves as a warm-up for the courts of Wimbledon.
From May 7 onwards
Eliza Doolittle, the charming Cockney, is back in the first major West End revival of Lerner & Loewe’s much-loved musical for 21 years.
From May onwards
Can you can-can? Lift your skirts and travel back to the decadent absinthe-filled days of the Parisian Belle Époque as Baz Luhrman's iconic film is brought to life on stage.
21 May - 28 August 2022
Nestled in the sweet Sussex countryside, Glyndebourne is one of the finest and most celebrated opera houses in the world and synonymous with the summer season.
28 June - 3 July 2022
Henley Royal Regatta is undoubtedly the best-known rowing regatta in the world and a highlight of both the summer sporting calendar and social season.
23 - 26 July 2022
The world's greatest celebration of motorsports and car culture, Goodwood speeds around the beautiful West Sussex parkland surrounding Goodwood House.
1 June – 18 September 2022
Over 20 million seeds have been sown to flood the Tower’s famous moat with flowers for the Platinum Jubilee creating a beautiful new landscape.
22 July – 2 October 2022
Step inside the Queen’s iconic residence to take a tour of its sublime state rooms and enjoy a special display celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.
Until October 30
Explore the imagery that documents one of the most photographed families in the world through iconic images and lesser known intimate family portraits.
The world’s most joyful art experience is a celebration of contemporary art from leading names and emerging talent by way of an open art exhibition that anyone can enter.
21 June – 21 August 2022
This year’s eight-week celebration of classical music will feature over 80 concerts with the exciting return of international orchestras and performers.
15 July – 10 September 2022
Known for its architectural experimentation, the Serpentine Pavilion commission always sets a buzz. This year, Chicago-based artist Theaster Gates will continue his ongoing love of clay with Black Chapel creating a sanctuary-like setting within Kensington Gardens.