This summer is packed with events in London, from outdoor concerts, festivals, parades and the ever-popular food festivals.

The growing events see fiery demonstrations, Michelin-star chefs and scrumptious street food all take place during the often annual events.

Cooking and sharing meals are great ways to bring people together and these annual events, which are tailor-made for foodies and families, accomplish this on a large scale.

One London food festival has recently been named a must-visit for this summer, find out why.

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Why you need to go to Hampton Court Palace Food Festival this summer

Henry VIII’s stunning former palace provides the perfect picturesque backdrop to this charming culinary celebration.

The Hampton Court Palace Food Festival provides a great opportunity for visitors to indulge in some of the UK’s greatest artisan produce while exploring the palace’s glorious grounds.

The website shares that there will be over 150 brands at the festival including the likes of wine, macarons, truffle, bubbly tea, chilli, cheese, crepe, chai and much more.

You can also get a taste from every corner of the world with cuisines like Lebanon, Italy, India, Portugal, the Philippines and Scandinavia, making there something for everyone. 

Hampton Court Palace Food Festival is a fantastic day out for all the family as it offers an abundance of activities including circus skills, fete games and face painting.

This elaborate garden party will be brimming with traditional games, live music performances and tasty treats.

The Hampton Court Palace Food Festival takes place from August 24 to 26 and tickets start at £30 for adult general admission.

You can also buy VIP tickets for an extra £50 where you can get a goodie bag worth £40 and much more.