July is really the month of festivals and anything outdoorsy! So this month our top 10 is jam packed with everything from the coolest Urban beaches to chill at, to the street parades you just don’t want to miss out on. As always #Wegotyou! here are a few activities #QbicRecommends
STAY – QBIC LONDON!
A hotel that refuses to bow down to convention. Green credentials, quality beds, powerful showers, sociability and quirky style are at the heart and soul of Qbic. Located in Aldgate which is perfect for the modern-day explorer, we’re different… in a good way!
EAT – GUILTY PLEASURES FOOD FESTIVAL
There’s great satisfaction from indulging in what you shouldn’t right? So, imagine a guilty pleasures food festival tempting you to try everything that is on your cheat day list… I mean it’s a weekend in summer, it doesn’t count! King’s Cross is the place to be on the 21st and 22nd!
DRINK – VEGAN BEER FEST
You know there’s this current trend sweeping the nation… not the avocado one but the vegan one. With the nation living a health-conscious lifestyle it comes as no surprise that London are having a vegan beer festival in Hackney Downs Studio on the 15th.
SEE – WIMBLEDON 2017
Get your Pimms and strawberries ready in time to watch those yellow balls flying across the tennis court… Yes, because Wimbledon is back from 3rd – 16th; it will be the most talked about event for the next two weeks, remember we told you!
LISTEN – LOVEBOX FESTIVAL
Here’s a festival that caters for everyone who loves music. With top acts from every music category lined up to deliver a show for the cool kids to the music heads and let’s not forget the party animals… And it’s right at our doorstep on the 14th & 15th! YES please.
DO – ROOFTOP YOGA @ QBIC
You know when you have a late Friday night and you need to sort your life out to weekend properly? Well we may have just come up with the perfect solution!… a bit of fresh air and some rejuvenation with some light yoga… on our roof every Saturday morning 10:30am.
GO – WIRELESS FESTIVAL
Ok – another festival from 7th – 8th (July/August is festival season to be fair) but Wireless is a pop, dance and urban festival and you can expect some of the current chart topping artists to be making an appearance! Well worth the money… check the line up if you don’t believe us.
SHOP – PETTICOAT LANE MARKET
When in London right? One of the oldest markets around [hence the name] … this one is an oldie but goodie, with fashionable clothing, fabrics and household goods you just have to buy! And not to mention the food stalls. so that’s mon-fri 8-4pm and Sun 9-2pm to add to your diary.
PARTY – PRIDE LONDON
Every year pride London is bigger and better and this year, they’ve promised pop up stores and street parades that will leave a mark. So, on the 8th let’s all get ready to paint the town red orange yellow…. And the rest of the colours of the rainbow!
KIDS – BEACH EAST
It’s almost summer holiday but if the little ones just can’t wait for whatever summer vacay you’ve planned you can always give them a sneak preview by taking them to the beach… yes right in East London opened from 21st – 2nd September.