Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London Announces Summer Series of Events

Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London has announced its summer line-up of events for 2015, which will be staged on the hotel’s artisan deli and cake shop terrace, LÁNG.Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London

Summer activities will include the RHS Chelsea Flower Show from May 18 - 24 and live Wimbledon broadcasts from June 26 - July 12. 

As an added touch: The Chelsea Flower Show will have arrangements designed by the hotel’s florist, Laura Kuy, and include blooms on display originating from Asia. The floral arrangements will have jasmine, peonies, Kent-sourced lavender and (our favorite) hydrangeas. The event will also offer guests an assortment of pastries, including raspberry and rose cream éclairs, lavender cream tarts and violet mousse macaroons.

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The Wimbledon tournament will be broadcast live on the LÁNG  terrace, and the hotel will offer guests specially-created cakes including Centre Court, a lemon mousse tart; SW19, a Pimm’s jelly with cream; and a Grand Slam, a tennis ball-designed creation with champagne and strawberry filling.  

In addition, Shangri-La will offer a month-long summer “Gin Terrace” at LÁNG in August. The event was designed to celebrate “all things summer”, and the terrace will serve sharing pitchers and punches of gin and tea-infused delights along with gin-infused cakes, ice lollipops and non-alcoholic beverages.

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