Events for the Diary

Please note that some events are for Members only, but if you would like to attend, you are welcome to become a member. SeeMembership.


Walk and Talk

Every Tuesday evening from 6.30 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.

Gentle weight loss exercise with Wendy Shillam. Meeting point ‐ Benugo Espresso Bar, Chester Road, Broad Walk. To join the walk please text Wendy on 07957 43666


Free dog training

First Monday of each month at 1.00 p.m.

For puppies, adolescent and adult dogs regardless of their breed, size or age. On the Broad Walk by the old gazebo. Contact Susan at the Dog Hub ‐ Tel: 07875 778785; Email:the.hub@btopenworld.com; Website:www.thedoghub.co.uk


Regent’s Park Summer Music Festiva

Summer Music Festival

The Summer Music FestivalPress Release andBand Schedule 2019 is now available. SeeRegent’s Park Music Festival On the Bandstand for full information.

If you would like to volunteer to supervise the Bandstand Concerts, please contact:
Richard Portnoyrichardportnoy@gmail.com
Training will be provided.
SeeJob Description


Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
28 June to 27 July 2019

Evita by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber
2 August to 21 September 2019

Special offer for Friends of Regent’s Park & Primrose Hill: £30 best available ticket, bookable in person at the Box Office. Available to purchase from two weeks prior to the performance. Excludes Saturday evenings.


Medicinal Plant Lecture Series I

Monday 10 June 2019 at Royal College of Physicians

From 1.00 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. Fee £20. SeeMedicinal Plant Lecture Series 1 for further details, and how to book.

Other courses in the series are on 15 July & 9 September 2019.


Common British and Irish Plant Families 2

Saturday 15 June 2019 in Regent’s Park

One of a series of natural history courses from 9.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. Fee £45.

SeeCommon British and Irish Plant Families 2 for more information and how to book.

Other courses in the series are on 20 July & 17 August 2019


Meadows and Grassland Plants

Saturday 22 June 2019 in Regent’s Park

Learn about hay meadows, their history and management, and identify some common plants and grasses. SeeMeadows and Grassland Plants for more information and how to book.


Taste of London

Wednesday 19 to Sunday 23 June 2019 in Regent’s Park

Full details and tickets are available fromTaste of London.
Friends of Regent’s Park & Primrose Hill are elegible for a discount, so should use the code already provided.


Verdi’s La Traviata

La Traviata

Wednesday 26 June 2019 at 7.30 p.m. on St John’s Lawn just off the Inner Circle, The Regent’s Park

Christopher Lane’s production for Opera Brava will bring out all the emotional colour, from the first discovery of love, through painful confrontation to the inevitable conclusion. SeeVerdi’s La Traviata for full details and how to book.


Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro

Marriage of Figaro

Wednesday 27 June 2019 at 7.30 p.m. on St John’s Lawn just off the Inner Circle, The Regent’s Park

Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro has all the ingredients of a classic piece of 18th century literature ‐ passion, lust, betrayal, deception and ultimate forgiveness.. SeeMozart’s The Marriage of Figaro for full details and how to book.


City of Westminster Archives

Thursday 27 June 2019 at 2 p.m. ‐ 5th floor, 10 St Ann’s Street, London SW1P 2DE

A special tour, just for the Friends, at the City of Westminster archives where you will be able to look at their collection of images of Regents Park and see both the conservation room and the strong room.

Your newsletter editor looked at some of these a few years’ ago and can confirm that you will be in for a real treat.

There are only 20 places available, so please let Anne‐Marie Craven know as soon as possible if you wish to attend. Email:acraven9@icloud.comm or Tel: 020 7935 4236 or Text: 07711 433468


Open Gardens Scheme

29 and 30 June 2019 frp, 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. at The Holme, Inner Circle, Regent’s Park

Also, on 3 and 4 August 2019


Frieze Sculpture Park 2019

Frieze Sculpture Park 2019

3 July until 6 October 2019 in Regent’s Park

Featuring works by artists presented by world‐leading galleries.

SeeFrieze Sculpture Park 2019 for full details.


The Park in Art

Tuesday 23 July 2019 at 10 a.m.

Join Anne‐Marie, your local Blue Badge Guide, on a walk looking at some of the 2019 works but also those pieces permanently there and learn who, what, where and why?

Please meet her at the Chester Gate entrance into the park.

Email:acraven9@icloud.comm or Tel: 020 7935 4236
or Text: 07711 433468 to book a place.


Allotment Garden Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival

Saturday 7 September 2019

From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

There will be fresh pizzas from 12.00 midday.


Tree Identification

Saturday 21 September 2019 in Regent’s Park

From 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. SeeTree Identification: Autumn (The Regents Park) for more information and how to book.