Despite the quiet nature of the end of Summer in London, there is still plenty to see and do throughout August and September. In this article, we give you a glimpse into just a few of the exciting happenings and events in Chelsea this month and next.

Notting Hill Carnival

The Notting Hill Carnival is the most colourful and cultural festival in London. Join in for an unmissable event that happens just once a year, a stone’s throw away from the Sloane Stanley Estate.

Indulge in some tasty and traditional Caribbean food, from rice and peas to Jamaican jerk chicken and dance the night away amongst the vibrant and beautiful community on the August bank holiday weekend.

Catch a film

The Picturehouse Cinema on Fulham Road is putting together an adorable, dog-friendly screening of Bullet Train at 11:00am on Saturday the 27th of August. The after party will be honested on King’s Road (300 King’s Road SW3 5UH), where there will be prosecco and paw-secco for your pampered pups. Head on over for delicious canapes and an afternoon of dog-friendly mingling!

The Chelsea History Festival

Packed with a programme of exciting events for the fourth year, the Chelsea History Festival is a partnership between the National Army Museum, the Royal Hospital Chelsea and Chelsea Physic Garden. The objective is to bring the past to life through an immersive programme of events featuring a fantastic group of storytellers and performers from different walks of life.

Set across many venues throughout west London, along the Royal Hospital Road, the Chelsea History Festival offers a platform for world-class speakers and authors to celebrate the history and its continuing significance in our lives today.

Chelsea Physic Garden Open Day

Speaking of the Chelsea History Festival, Chelsea Physic Garden is holding an open day to commemorate the event exclusively on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th of September, free of charge! Drop-in family activities include storytelling, planting, natural art making and pond dipping.

With activities running throughout the day, you should be able to stop by and enjoy the activities during opening hours.

Chelsea Vintage Second Life Fashion Pop-Up

On Saturday 3rd of September, you can find thousands of pre-loved, quality designer vintage garments to give a second life. Join a sustainable, second-life fashion pop-up currently visiting cities all over the UK with their incredibly stylish finds and enjoy the brilliant atmosphere.

Find gorgeous pieces and pay by weight. For those looking for a brand new wardrobe, £25 for an entire kilo of clothes is too good to miss! Tickets are available at the door, but we recommend booking online to guarantee entry. Join the fashion revolution today.

Have fun with Sloane Stanley

Here at Sloane Stanley, it’s safe to say we are at the heart of the Chelsea community, from regularly attending exciting events and running our own to keep the neighbourhood thriving. If you’re a business or a home renter looking for the hottest spot in London, contact us to learn more about our renting opportunities and events in Chelsea.