May Bank Holiday 2023

Shane Elcock - Lifestyle

What's on for May Bank Holiday 2023: Celebrate with Style and Fun

  The May Bank Holiday in 2023 is set to be a grand affair, with not just two, but three Bank Holidays to celebrate. The first falls on Monday, 1st May, the second on Monday, 8th May, in honour of His Majesty King Charles III’s Coronation, and the third on 29th May. With such a festive atmosphere, there’s no better time to plan some exciting activities and events to attend during these long weekends. In this article, we’ll explore some of the best events and activities happening around London during the May Bank Holidays 2023.

Celebrate the Coronation of King Charles

On Saturday, 6th May, the UK will come together to celebrate the Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III. Across the country, various festivities and events will mark this historic occasion. Be sure to find a local celebration near you and join in the revelry.

Immerse Yourself in Unique London Experiences

London is a hub of exciting and unique experiences. During the May Bank Holidays, consider visiting some of the capital’s immersive events, such as the Moonshine Saloon, Hackney Funhouse, or The Bletchley’s cryptic cocktail experience. With a variety of themed nights and immersive experiences, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Enjoy Live Entertainment and Performances

The May Bank Holidays are an excellent time to catch some live performances, from drag shows, like KIKI: Drag Cabaret, to immersive theatre experiences, like The Hunt for The Smoking Caterpillar. Be sure to book your tickets in advance to ensure you don’t miss out on these fantastic events.

Relax and Unwind at 130 Queens Gate

After a day of exploration and excitement, there’s no better place to relax and unwind than at 130 Queen’s Gate in Kensington. Offering luxury serviced apartments in the heart of London, 130 Queen’s Gate provides guests with the perfect home away-from-home. Enjoy the comfort and convenience of a fully-equipped apartment, while still being within walking distance of London’s top attractions.

Outdoor Activities and Family Fun

Make the most of the warmer weather and head outdoors during the May Bank Holidays. Visit Vauxhall Food & Beer Garden for bottomless brunch, live music, and sports screenings, or Skylight’s rooftop bar for bookable booths, day beds, and garden games. There are plenty of outdoor activities to keep the whole family entertained.

Enjoy Bottomless Brunches and Unlimited Food

Treat yourself to a bottomless brunch at venues like INFINITY PIZZA & BEYOND, where you can enjoy unlimited pizza, Prosecco, pints, and wine. Alternatively, visit Ballie Ballerson for fruity cocktails and themed ball pits, perfect for a fun night out with friends.


With a wide range of events and activities happening during the May Bank Holidays 2023, there’s no better time to explore, unwind, and celebrate. From the Coronation of King Charles to unique experiences and live performances, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Don’t forget to book your stay at 130 Queens Gate for a comfortable and luxurious retreat during these exciting long weekends.


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