London New Year's Day Parade
Parliament Square, Whitehall, Trafalgar Square, Pall Mall, Regent Street, Piccadilly Circus and Piccadilly
It was on
Wed 1st Jan 2020
|Where:||Parliament Square, Whitehall, Trafalgar Square, Pall Mall, Regent Street, Piccadilly Circus and Piccadilly W1J 9BS|
|Map:||Map & Nearby|
|Times:||Starts at 12:00 on Piccadilly and ends at Parliament Square at 15:30|
|Admission:||Free on the street or £40 for a grandstand ticket|
About the eventThousands of performers from all around the world will be taking part in London's spectacular 34th annual New Year's Day Parade.
The Parade starts at 12.00 on Piccadilly at the junction with Berkeley Street outside the Ritz Hotel and finishes around 15:30 in Parliament Square.
The Parade route is as follows – Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, Lower Regent Street, Waterloo Place, Pall Mall, Cockspur Street, Trafalgar Square, Whitehall and Parliament Street.
More than half a million people are expected to cram into London's most famous streets to see the parade weave its way along the 2.2-mile (3.5km) route.
Since its inception in 1987 the New Year's Day Parade - London has raised or donated two thirds of a million pounds to charities. Monies raised have benefited a wide range of London based charities.
Official Link: http://www.londonparade.co.uk/
Related on AIL: www.allinlondon.co.uk/regions/westminster/