2018 Free Festivals in London

London is home to every type of festival imaginable. This page provides a comprehensive list of over 150 free festivals in London throughout the year.

Every listing on the page is free, or has a substantial portion of their events for free.

If you discover any other free festivals in London or have any comments about the festivals listed below, please contact What's Free in London and let us know.

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North London Story Festival

This year's programming is dedicated to alternate London and the stories you won't read about in an Official London City Guide.

Cost: £0

Date: Tuesday 13 March 2018

Location: Middlesex University, Hendon, London, NW4 4BT

Camberwell Free Film Festival

The sixth Camberwell Free Film Festival takes place from 15th-25th March 2018 and all events are free.

Cost: £0

Date: Thursday 15 to Sunday 25 March 2018

Location: Camberwell, London, SE5

St Patrick's Day Parade & Festival

Come along and experience the best of Irish music, song dance, culture and arts - all for free!

Cost: £0

Date: Friday 16 to Sunday 18 March 2018

Location: Trafalgar Square, Westminister, London WC2N 5DN

West Norwood Free Film Festival

West Norwood's first Free Film Festival took place in 2017 with packed venues across West Norwood and all events are free.

Cost: £0

Date: Saturday 14 to Saturday 28 April 2018

Location: West Norwood, London, SE27

West End Live Festival

West End LIVE is Westminster City Council's annual showcase event that celebrates the quality and diversity of entertainment on offer in the heart of London.

Cost: £0

Date: Saturday 23 to Sunday 24 June 2018

Location: Trafalgar Square, Westminister, London WC2N 5DN