Festival of Love returns to Southbank Centre, and this time it’s here for longer!
Join us for a summer of love-themed activities, performances, music, exhibitions and free events as hundreds of artists, communities and partners come together to create an unforgettable summer.
Throughout Festival of Love we're calling on members of the public to help make the world a better place by completing 67 Small Acts for Big Change. You can complete acts by yourself, or with us here at Southbank Centre. Click here for the complete list of acts.
Want to get married on the iconic Royal Festival stage this summer? There's still time. Book your wedding now at Big Wedding Weekend.
Voicelab is looking for singers to perform at the wedding ceremonies and during the receptions at Big Wedding Weekend in a choir led by Suzi Zumpe and Emily Leather. Auditions are on Tuesday 21 July, 6.30pm – 9.30pm, followed by rehearsals on Tuesday 28 July, Tuesday 11, 18 & 25 August and Wednesday 26 August, 6.30pm – 9.30pm.
To arrange an audition, please fill in this form by Friday 17 July. Enjoy our Thames-side site transformed by several large-scale indoor and outdoor installations, interactive artworks and unique pop-ups to spend time in with your friends and loved-ones.
70 Years of Migration
An interactive, accessible exhibition about immigration as part of Changing Britain.Art
67 Small Acts for Big Change
Collect your list of Small Acts for Big Change from the Ticket Office and take part.Performance
Take Part: Youth Club Presents...BADGE ...
Create your own pin badges at our One Nation Under a Groove exhibition.Art
Join us for a series of Festival of Love social dances in the Clore Ballroom.Dance
Take Part: Come and Clay
As an artistic material, clay is raw, earthy and easy to use.Art
Take Part: Happiness is Handmade
Love is about making a connection. The Craftimation Factory believe that making is connecting.Art
Take Part: Big Wedding Makeathon
Join Bernard and Beatrice at Royal Festival Hall for the Big Wedding Makeathon.Art
Family Gamelan Taster Sessions
Southbank Centre Gamelan Programme
Explore the music and culture of Java, Indonesia, with your family during Festival of Love.Education
Ursula Martinez: Free Admission
The performance provocateur returns
Olivier-Award winning performance provocateur Ursula Martinez is back on her dirty soapboxPerformance