London will be the host for the 2012 Olympics, but there are many reasons to head to this popular and amazing city during this year. Thanks to Viator.com we can celebrate important events in the England‘s capital.
1. The Olympics Opening Ceremony – Friday, July 27, 2012
The games run from July 27 to August 12, 2012 and you shouldn’t miss the 2012 Olympic And Paralympic Games Opening Ceremony with many surprises for fans of these games and sports in general.
2. The Diamond Jubilee – June 2-5, 2012
The Diamond Jubilee is a celebration held to mark the 60th anniversary on the throne of Queen Elizabeth’s. They’ll be heaps of festivities over the weekend: exhibitions at the National Portrait Gallery and the V&A Museum, processions….
3. The Beatles 50th Anniversary – August 2012
August 2012 will mark the 50th anniversary of British icons The Beatles in the International Beatle Week Festival that will host the world’s biggest Beatles convention.
4. The London 2012 Festival – June 21-September 9, 2012
The Festival is strongly geared towards classical music, but also offers a programme that includes jazz, world music, opera, film screenings, lectures and guided tours. Performances are usually held within local venues including some of London’s ornate churches, St Paul’s Cathedral and Livery Company Halls.
5. The 100th Anniversary of the Titanic
The Titanic 100 Festival running from the March 31 to May 31 will be hosted by Belfast but London galleries and museums London’s museums also have special events.
6. WorldPride 2012 – July 7, 2012
PrideLondon runs a vibrant annual parade, where you can expect colorful flags, flamboyant costumes, energized drumbeats and a whole lot of crazy fun.