In January, London ExCel hosts the London International Boat Show. Featuring a jaw-dropping collection of thousands of boats – it’s quite simply one of the best ways to shop for a new boat and also a great day out for an enthusiast.
Or, you could witness one of London’s oldest sporting events, the Head of the River Race. This annual event sees hundreds of crews rowing on the river Thames every spring.
The nearby town of Henley-on-Thames hosts the Newton Women’s Boat Race, where you see Oxford compete against Cambridge every March.
There’s also the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race which takes place in East Putney every spring.
In spring, there’s also the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, where you can enjoy some of the most beautiful gardens in the world and see a huge variety of colourful plants.
In June, MINT Polo in the park attracts over 30,000 spectators. The traditional rules of Polo have been adapted to create a fast and exciting game, which is becoming increasingly popular.