Local Events Not to be Missed this Month


Keeping up to date with events in London can be difficult when there’s so much happening every day. Our Park Grand Kensington Hotel is located in the historic borough of Kensington and Chelsea, which is always buzzing with events and activities to take part in. If you’re trying to plan your trip and want to make sure you get the most out of it, then here are some of the best things going on in the local area over the next month.


Harman Healy Property Auction

Tuesday 6 June – 12pm

If you’re a resident looking to change houses, a property dealer looking for a bargain, or a first time buyer looking to relocate to the capital, then this event is the place to be in June. The Harman Healy Auction is an annual property event that attracts buyers and sellers from all over the world. It is being held the historic Chelsea Old Town Hall and will offer participants a huge range of different properties from all around the country. The auction organisers maintain a high level of professionalism for what they describe as one of the most effective and open markets in the world.

Frock Me! Vintage Fashion Fair

Sunday 11 June – 11am

Frock Me is one of London’s oldest vintage fairs, described by its organisers as the original one. Thanks to its warm atmosphere and amazing range of boutique clothing, the Fair has developed a big cult following in recent years. First established in the early 1990s, the event has taken the vintage clothing world by storm, becoming a must-attend event for designers and fashion lovers all over the country. The original Frock Me Fair was held at Kensington Town Hall but this year it’s moving to the Chelsea Old Town Hall, a venue that will provide more than enough space for the huge range of garments that will be put on display. With 50 trading stalls that will be selling everything from vintage clothes to textiles and haberdashery, this year’s Fair promises to be the best yet.

Kensington Philharmonic Orchestra

Sunday 25 June – 7pm

Music lovers will be marking their calendars this month for one of the biggest amateur orchestras in London. The event is an annual occurrence which brings people from all over the country together to create amazing music. Advanced players of all ages are welcome to join in and put on a show for an eager crowd of music enthusiasts. The set list will be taken from a repertoire of classical pieces, as well as modern and contemporary compositions. The Chelsea Old Town Hall will be the venue for this night of entertainment, where audiences will get the chance to listen to some rare compositions that are not often heard in theatre halls.

If you’re looking for hotels near Earl’s Court so that you can take advantage of these amazing events, then booking a room at our Park Grand Kensington Hotel – it will put you just around the corner from the action.