Once a year, to mark the Queen's official birthday Trooping the Colour is held on Horse Guards Parade in St James's Park. This colourful military parade by the Household Division is from two older military ceremonies - 'Trooping the Colour' and 'Mounting the Queen's Guard', both of which began during the early eighteenth century.
On until 31 Jul 2017
Prudential RideLondon is the world’s greatest festival of cycling, with more than 100,000 cyclists expected to participate during the weekend of 30-31 July 2017.
The Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon takes place each October, starting and finishing in the stunning Hyde Park.