Finsbury park itself offers an array of experiences to enjoy. The Parkland Walk includes a long viaduct with panoramic views of London. It has a mix of open ground, formal gardens and picturesque walks. There is also a lake, children's play areas, a cafe and an art exhibition space. Sports facilities in the park include football pitches, a Bowling green, an athletics stadium and tennis and basketball courts.
Notable events and acts have included Jimi Hendrix, Party in the Park, KISS performing for the last show of their hugely successful Alive/Worldwide Tour and Oasis used the park for a gig during their 2002 world tour just to mention a few.