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Information for buskers

Up to date information and advice for buskers. Events will be updated on a monthly basis.

For any queries please contact the Busking and Street Entertainment the team by emailing: streetentertainment@westminster.gov.uk.

Coronavirus advice

We ask all street performers to help implement the Government advice on social distancing by not carrying out any performances at this time. By continuing to perform and gather crowds, you are putting yourself and the public at risk.

Leicester Square 

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Upcoming dairy dates for Leicester Square 

Date  Activity Location
Thursday 12 March Film premiere East terrace, Odeon 
Monday 16 or Tuesday 17 March  Film premiere North terrace, Odeon 
Wednesday 18 March Into awards  East terrace, Odeon Cinema
Sunday 5 April (10am to 12pm) Good Friday  Procession

Parade around the gardens – all terraces 

Saturday 6 June  Spirit in the City festival Gardens 
Saturday 27 June  Pride  Gardens 

Trafalgar Square 

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Upcoming diary dates for Trafalgar Square 

Date  Activity  Location
Thursday 26 March Fourth Plinth Launch 

Main Square and north terrace

Sunday 29 March London Landmarks Half Marathon  All surrounding streets
Saturday 18 April  St Georges  Day Main Square and north terrace
Sunday 26 April London Marathon All surrounding streets
Monday 25 May Vitality 10k All surrounding streets
Saturday 30 May EID Main Square and north terrace
Sunday  31 May Thy Kingdom Come Main Square and north terrace
Sunday 14 June Rathayatra Main Square and north terrace
Saturday  20 - Sunday 21 June West End Live Main Square and north terrace
Saturday 27 June Pride Main Square and north terrace
Sunday 5 July Asics 10K All surrounding streets

 

Last updated: 21 April 2020