Best Events in London
Here at DesignMyNight, we're determined to bring you right up to speed with the latest and greatest happenings. From quirky pop ups to banging club nights via bar crawls and cabaret; we have our finger on the pulse of the best parties in London. Here's our hand-picked guide to the best events in London this week and beyond.
@ Mode, Every Saturday
Housed in one of North London's most glamorous party spots, Sintillate delivers a ruacous roster of international house/electro DJs and a fun time party atmosphere to ensure that Saturday nights in London are always something special. Make the most of the cocktail and dining packages available at MODE, an ever talked about club and restaurant in Westbourne Park, North London.
Skandilicious: Swedish Christmas Restaurant & Bar in Farringdon
@ Old Guardian Media House, Friday 19 December 2014 and 2 other dates
Fancy some Swedish delight to your Christmas fare, yar? Have a taste of Scandinavia this wintertime and dabble in some foreign food influences to see how they measure of festive scale against the ol' turkey bird. You'll be dined in a wonderland of Swedish luxe complete with Loft Bar area serving some merry mixology cocktails. For £45 this is isn't an experience you won't find down the Ikea isle.
@ Skylodge, Friday 19 December 2014 and Saturday 20 December 2014
There's nothing more comforting than snuggling down into the magical world of fairy tales. This Winter you can put the book down and head to Hackney where a forest of frolicking folk stories and mystical fables will bring to life the infamous works of the Brother's Grimm. Expect a festive feast inspired by Little Red Riding Hood, The Three Little Pigs and James and The Giant Beanstalk. There'll be cheeky themed cocktails and lots of magical merriment to be experienced at this immersive lair of wonderment.
Mussel Men - Lobster Tuesday
@ Mussel Men, Tuesday 13 January 2015
Those mighty Mussel Men are putting together a weekday hot-pot of Lobster loving and musical musings. Welcome to Lobster Tuesdays! Chow down on some crustacean creations served with some beefy sized chips and a choice of 3 tasty toppings. For £35 there'll be a cheeky cocktail waiting for your arrival and then the feast will unfold with a seasonal starter and the glorious main following. Enjoy a line-up of live music whilst you munch on your decadent dinner.
@ The Pickle Factory, Wednesday 7 January 2015 and 11 other dates
Get your camping glad-rags on January and thaw out the long, slow winter months with a little summer camping retreat. The Pickle Factory present their Gone Camping pop-up experience complete with 5 course meal cooked up by Chef Ellen Parr and a chilled out atmosphere reckoning those sizzling days of summer. Sounds splendid don't it?
SECRET THEATRE LONDON
@ Secret London Location, Monday 26 January 2015 and 26 other dates
Looking to indulge in one of the most unique theatre experiences in London. We hear your cool ol' cries, and we answer them with but one solution, Secret Theatre London. Hailed as one of the most immersive events, this dark and wild adventure follows on from themes the likes of Edward Scissorhands, Hamlet and Tarantino's Reservoir Dogs.
Underground Drinking Club in Association with Auchentoshan
@ Old Street Underground Station, Monday 22 December 2014 and Tuesday 23 December 2014
Fancy a two-hour session of bespoke cocktails and music in a truly quirky location? There’s no set menus or recipes at the Underground Drinking Club, just talented mixologists conjuring up their own creations to suit your preferences. They’ve teamed up with Auchentoshan this time around – so expect their triple distilled, single malt scotch whisky to feature – and there’s plenty of music and vibrant chatter to take in throughout.
The Enchanted Nordic Yulefest
@ Nordic Yule Fest, Friday 19 December 2014 and 2 other dates
A Scandinavian spectacular; Shoreditch's Nordic Yulefest brings you a rolling feast of apple stuffed hams, traditional Scandinavian foods and lots of roasted comforts to settle you into Wintertime. Crisp, white furs, golden fairy lights and hot chocolate cocktails adorn this Nordin dreamland of wonderment and Christmas. Experience it's bespoke design transporting you to snowy Nordic plains and embark on a little Christmas tomfoolery when the evening festive frolicking begins.
Saturday Circus Show
@ Aeronaut, Saturday 20 December 2014 and 4 other Saturdays
Prepare to be dazzled, astonished and completely entertained. Aeronaut are modern day champions of circus theatrics and stage dramatics. This will be one weekend event you won't want to miss out on with balancing acts, juggler throws and heavy duty hula-hooping all part of the itinerary.
Canal Party Club
@ Canal Boat Party, Friday 19 December 2014 and 49 other dates
Spend your summer afternoon sailing through the City by hiring out this party canal boat for you and your friends. Bring your own booze, food and music and throw the party exactly the way you want it. The two hour cruise leaves from King's Cross and travels to Camden, through the locks and along the stunning 200 year old underground Islington Tunnel. An extremely fun day out and a beautiful ride in London.
The Boat Show Comedy Club + Night Club
@ The Tattershall Castle, Every Friday
All aboard the comedy boat as The Boat Show present one of the most fun-filled, funny bone tickling affairs in the city. Not only boasting a comedic roster the likes of Romesh Ranganathan and Dan Nightingale, The Boat Show will sweep you away with their location as ticket holders board the heralded Tattershall Castle paddle steamer alongside The London Eye.
@ Roadhouse Bar and Restaurant, Every Tuesday
A freebie before 10pm, with lush live music at that? You can bet your bottom dollar that Roadhouse have a Tuesday night treat in store. Those looking for the smoky oak sounds of Blues music can head on down every Tuesday night as Black Valley Diamonds take to the stage for a top selection of hits, all washed down nicely with 50% off burgers all night, and guests beers at just £3.
Kinema & Kocktails
@ Cellar Door, Every Sunday
This Autumn London’s cutest and most intimate cinema, with just 25 seats, returns to CellarDoor with a series of classic movies divided into 4 seasons, from Amelie to Back to the Future, there is something for everyone.
Great Gatsby Party
@ Secret London Location, Saturday 2 May 2015 and Sunday 3 May 2015
There's no end to London's long list of amazing events but perhaps none quite like this. The Great Gatsby himself invites you along to one his legendary soirees. You'll be whisked away to a secret location where you'll be greeted with a drink on arrival. Afterwards you can expect canapes, cocktails and elegant entertainment at this late summer party like no other.
Alice in Wonderland POP UP
@ Secret London Location, Friday 27 February 2015 and Saturday 28 February 2015
Keep this November weekend free for the immersive restaurant experience of a lifetime. When it comes to our idea of fun, themed experiential four course meals have to rank up there with swimming with dolphins. It doesn't get better than a surreal Alice in Wonderland pop-up restaurant with delectable cuisine, amazing cocktails and theatrical displays from the mad hatter himself.
UFF TEA SHANGHAI PARTY
@ Cecil's, Every Saturday
The UFF Tea Party is here to help you escape from the monotonous trials and tribulations of the 21st century world. They’re on hand to transport you back to Shanghai circa 1936, where a stylish black tie cocktail party overflowing with live Jazz tracks, DJs and wonderfully crafted cocktails loom large.
House of Roxx Saturday's
@ Roxx @ Code, Every Saturday
Every Saturday night, Roxx @ Code plays host to 'House of Roxx', a seamless night of some of the best rock and roll music from across the years, blending timeless classics with modern gems, house mixes and spontaneous live acts alongside resident DJs. As one of the best events in London, and notorious for its exclusive entry policy, it is advised that you book online through DesignMyNight to secure your place on the DMN guest list, getting you free entry before 10.30pm.
Camden Pub Crawl, North London
Camden Pub Crawl is the original alternative London Pub Crawl, taking you away from the tourist haunts and around some of the best bars, clubs and live music venues London has to offer. With great deals and prices, this is one of the best crawls in the capital. Enjoy some of Camden's more alternative party spots with some of the finest revelers in London! Tickets cost a mere £10, so make sure you get yours now!