Bloomsbury is well known as a cultural hub and as such has many events and exhibitions running throughout the year, including annual events such as The Chap Olympiad. Bloomsbury is also conveniently located to many well known entertainment venues including The Royal Albert Hall, The Royal Opera House and The West End's theatre district. Please see below for a selection of upcoming events in Bloomsbury and the surrounding areas.

What's On at Woburn Abbey & Gardens 2019


From Introduction to Planting with Adam Frost to Housekeepers' Know-How there really is something for everyone at Woburn Abbey and Gardens this coming year including the unmissable Woburn Abbey Garden Show 22nd & 23rd June 2019...

Woburn Abbey Garden Show 2019


Set against the stunning backdrop of Woburn Abbey and within 42 acres of Abbey Gardens, "The Gardener’s Garden Show" offers one of the best locations of any show in the UK.

Bedford Square Festival 2019


Bringing together art, architecture, literature, history, film, theatre and education, the Bedford Square Festival features over forty, totally free events, all taking place over four days. It is a collaboration between five of the cultural institutions that reside in this corner of Bloomsbury.

Two Centuries of Afternoon Tea at Woburn Abbey

Join us at the home of afternoon tea on 24th July for this fascinating illustrated talk, with full afternoon tea included, which covers how tea drinking was first introduced into England, how it was popularised and how afternoon tea became a social institution.