The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea


Local Events Run by Neighbouring Organisations



Parks Police

Should you need or wish to contact the Parks Police for any reason concerning Holland Park, please call them on 0300 365 5101.



Kensington Gardeners Club

Check details on  To book, e-mail or call 020 7727 3897.

The club provides a programme of in person and Zoom talks, as well as garden visits.  

Tues 21 June                                   Garden visit: RHS Wisley Gardens, Sussex.  Coach departs from Notting Hill Gate at 10am. 
                                                        Cost £38 for KGC members and £45 for guests.

Tues 23 August 5.30-7.30pm          Summer party. £10 per person. Details to follow.

Sun 3 & 17 July 2.00-5.30pm          National Garden Scheme member’s garden opening.
                                                        Combined ticket to 57 St Quintin Ave, W10 6NZ and 24½ St Charles Square, W10 6EE.  

Wed 22 June                                   Competition judging.  To enter, ring Nicola on 07949 441 662 or email                                         


The Kensington Society

The Kensington Society will hold its AGM for members in Kensington Town Hall's Great Hall on Monday 13 June. The guest speaker will be Sir Peter Bazalgette, “the most influential man in British broadcasting”. 

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Opera Holland Park

Further information from 
Tickets will be available by phoning 0300 999 1000

31 May, 3,9,11,13,15,17,21,23,25 June at 7.30pm          Eugene Onegin by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Discovery Matinee 19 June at 2pm
Young Artists performances 13 & 23 June at 7.30pm.
2,4,6,8,10,14,18,22 & 24 June at 7.30pm                       Carmen by Georges Bizet 
Discovery Matinee 12 June at 2pm
21,23,27 & 29 July and 2,4 & 6 August at 7.30pm        Margot la Rouge by Frederick Delius/Le Villi by Giacomo Puccini - double bill
Discovery Matinee 31 July at 2pm                                

22,28 & 30 July and 3,5 August at 7.30pm                    Little Women by Mark Adamo 
Discovery Matinee 24 July at 2pm
9,10,11,12 & 13 August at 7.30pm                                HMS Pinafore by Gilbert and Sullivan
Discovery Matinee 13 August at 2pm



RBKC Active for Life

Full details on, or ring 020 7938 8182
A varied programme of physical activities in Kensington, from gentle walks to sport.
Thursdays 10.30-11.30 am. Meet at the Holland Park Café, then share a leisurely walk in the park. 
Thursdays 3.00-4.00 pm. Nordic Walking, with guidance for those who have not tried this before. Walking poles provided. Meet by Friends’ notice board outside the Stable Yard. 
RBKC offer other physical activities such as yoga and tai chi.