So it begins: Taylor Swift is coming to London this weekend

Love it, hate it, Tolerate It – Call It What You Want, it's undeniable Taylor Swift Hits Different. The accomplished musician has taken success and fame to unprecedented new levels, Bigger Than the Whole Sky. The UK leg of her record-breaking Eras Tour is projected to boost the country's economy by a Clean £1bn, takeaways around the country are answering phones in the hope she might have picked them for one of her headline-grabbing group orders, and queues of Breathless Swifties, ready to have their Wildest Dreams come true, are going to be a Wembley fixture from early morning Daylight to night-time while she's in town.

As fans know All Too Well, Swift has a special fondness in her heart for London, namechecking the city its various places in her songs, so it comes as no surprise the Superstar will be playing multiple gigs here. The Very First Night of her London shows is on Friday 21 June, followed by two more on Saturday and Sunday. Then it's So Long, London until she returns from Exile for the End Game in August, playing five more shows, with The Last Time being on 20 August. All of the gigs are taking place at the iconic Wembley Stadium with special guests Paramore and other assorted support acts.

If you managed to snag a ticket for one of the sold-out shows or get lucky via official resale channels, Happiness awaits, otherwise you're in for a Cruel Summer. Even those who won't be able to go to a gig can expect plenty of Taylor-themed events and news while she's here, including an official pop-up merch store opening on Wednesday 19 June in the Wembley Stadium Green Car Park. However you choose to experience it, The Eras Tour in London is going to be one of the defining events of the summer.