CULTURE & MUSIC BBC Proms Season 14 July - 09 September London.
Believed by many to be the world's greatest classical music festival, the BBC Proms are entering their 116th year. The first Proms concert took place on 10... Read More →
SPORTING INTERESTS Burghley Horse Trials
31 August - 03 September. Stamford, Lincolnshire.
A three-day event (which confusingly takes place over four days) that has just been given the International Best Event Award for the fifth... Read More →
CULTURE & MUSIC Bristol Balloon Fiesta
10th August -13th August Ashton Court, Bristol. The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is held annually during August in Bristol, England. Teams from the UK and other parts of the world bring... Read More →
01 August - 05 August West Sussex. The beautiful Sussex racecourse hosts one of the season's best-loved social and sporting events, described by King Edward VII as 'a garden party with racing tacked... Read More →
Bregenzer Festspiele TRAVEL
19 July - 20 August Austria. On the Austrian shore of Lake Constance, Bregenz's month-long music and drama festival from late July to late August boasts the world's biggest floating stage, which... Read More →
29 July - 05 August Isle of Wight. Traditionally held between Glorious Goodwood and the Glorious Twelfth, the annual Isle of Wight regatta has long been a magnet for royalty, the nobility and the... Read More →
Glyndebourne CULTURE & MUSIC
20 May - 27 August, East Sussex. This world-class East Sussex opera festival presents the perfect opportunity to indulge in champagne picnics on summer lawns.
Dating back more than... Read More →
Savonlinna Opera Festival TRAVEL
07 July - 04 Aug Olavinlinna Castle, Savonlinna, Finland. The Opera Festival at Savonlinna dates to 1912. It was the brainchild of the famous Finnish soprano Aino Ackté, who saw the potential of the... Read More →
Salzburg Festival TRAVEL
21 July - 30 August Salzburg, Austria. The Salzburg Festival was founded 90 years ago by Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Max Reinhardt and Richard Strauss. To this day it is regarded as one of the most... Read More →
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition CULTURE & MUSIC
13 June - 20 August Piccadilly, London A long-standing favourite of the London art year, the Academy Summer Exhibition is the world's largest open-submission contemporary art exhibition. It... Read More →