Six Nations Championship: The first round matches commence on this date, with the championship finishing on ‘Super Saturday’ 14th March. Read our blog about the history of the Six Nations and Twickenham Stadium…
Valentine’s Day: Make the annual day of love count at The Runnymede, with our special dining events. Dine in our private dome by the river for an extra special touch…
Mother’s Day: Join us at The Runnymede on Thames for a roast almost as good as your mum makes – except she doesn’t have to lift a finger today!
Daylight saving time starts: Clocks go forward by an hour today – roll on summer!
Grand National: Have a flutter at one of the most famous horse races in the UK.
10th – 13th April
Good Friday to Easter Monday: Spend time together as a family at The Runnymede for Easter, with an indulgent meal and chocolatey treats aplenty.
May bank holiday and VE Day: This year’s early May bank holiday is being moved to Friday to coincide with the 75th anniversary of VE Day, when fighting came to an end in World War Two.
FA Cup Final: Champions of the 2019-20 FA Cup will be decided on this day…
Spring bank holiday: Visit us on your day off to enjoy the warming weather, with a drink by the river and a stroll up to the Magna Carta monuments.
2020 UEFA Champions League Final: This football match decider will be played at Ataturk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey – and shown live across the world of course.
UEFA Euro 2020: The international men’s football championship will start on this date, and run all the way through until Sunday 12th July.
16th – 20th June
Royal Ascot: Get dressed up and head to the favourite race meeting of the royals. It’s just a short journey from The Runnymede too…
Father’s Day: Treat the dads in your life to a slap-up seasonal meal at The Runnymede – either buffet-style in Leftbank, or three courses with all the trimmings in The Lock Bar and Kitchen.
2020 Wimbledon Championships: This beloved two week tennis championships will start in Wimbledon, finishing with the men’s final on Sunday 12th July.
2020 Summer Olympics: Tokyo 2020 will start on this day, and run all the way through until Sunday 9th August.
Summer bank holiday: Stay with us for your long weekend to enjoy the last of the summer sunshine, and make the most of our outdoor pool or electric riverboats.
12th – 13th September
Thames Path Challenge: Walk 100km along the River Thames from London to Henley, or a 50km or 25km stretch for charity! You’ll walk right past The Runnymede too.
Daylight saving time ends: Get an extra hour of sleep when clocks go back today – perfect for getting your money’s worth when staying at The Runnymede!
Halloween: Get spooky with us at The Runnymede, with our Halloween-inspired feast in Leftbank.
Guy Fawkes Night: Watch the sky light up tonight and during the following weekend for fireworks night celebrations.
25th – 28th December
Christmas Day and substitute day for Boxing Day: This year’s Christmas dates mean you can make a long weekend of it, so check-in to The Runnymede and let us get you in the festive spirit.