The city hosts many musical and artistic festivals and events. These festivals include SunFest, London Fringe Theatre Festival, Home Country Folk Festival and more. Victoria Park is the main host of community events. London is home to an international airport, train and bus stations.
London is in Middlesex County in southwestern Ontario. London is a regional centre of healthcare and education, home to the University of Western Ontario, Fanshaw College and several hospitals. Many new suburbs have popped up in recent years, however planning decisions have been carefully made to ensure that the character and integrity of the old city is maintained.
The population of London is around 383,822 people, making it the 15th largest city in Canada and 6th in Ontario. London's main economic activity is in education, medical research, insurance and information technology. London is also home to over 300 technology companies.