Celebrating everything we love about the '70s and '80s, Rouges is a themed night in London well worth visiting. Full of character and life, it pushes boundaries and leaves many of its guests stunned to silence. Alongside all your favourite funk and soul tracks played by DJ Kobayashi, guests will be fascinated by an amazing aerialist performance by Kellie Sky from the famous Tear Drop Circus. Full of laughter and with bags of energy, you won't forget this vintage night out in London anytime soon.
Themed Nights Out In London
Discover the best themed nights out in London with our hand-picked guide to the best of the city’s alternative nightlife. With dress up clubs scattered around the capital and all kinds of unique pop-up events where you can embrace your alter-ego for the night, there’s something for everybody here. A selection of our top tips for an alternative night out in London is as follows...
Prepare for Lady Gala to take you little monsters on a bingo extravaganza, fuelled by bottomless pizza and cocktails. Expect games, hunky guys and some good old fashioned boozing at this quirky Gaga themed night in London.
The only secret soiree in London that brings the 1920s back to life in complete and utter vintage glamour. The Candlelight Club are back to throw some of the most decadent Golden Age parties you'll ever experience complete with bootleg cocktails, live jazz music and all the flapper dressed debauchery.
Dressed as a tropical seafront bar, the Tropicana Beach Club raises more than a few eyebrows. Covered by over 500 bird decorations, with huge palm trees stretching from the floor to the ceiling, a lagoon pool-style dance floor and various cabanas spread throughout, every aspect has been meticulously planned and arranged to transport everyone to a sun-drenched tropical beach. With over 50 different cocktails to sample, and beach-grill inspired food to enjoy, this is one themed night well worth trying out.
In true vintage style, The Rivoli Ballroom is hosting a monthly series of Jive nights in London, featuring the best swing bands in London. Rolling back the clock and filling the historic London venue with a lively buzz, the evening will start with a fun jive lesson, before the reins are handed over to one of the great swing bands performing on the night.
Known for their innovative and exciting immersive theatre pieces, COLAB Theatre are back with a new play. This time the team are taking us back to 1940 and a constitutional crisis as Britain battles to avoid invasion from Germany.
One of the best themed nights in London this autumn, head to Hackney to ring in The Boss' big 69th birthday with bumper-to-bumper Bruce and a big old celebration worthy of the man himself.
One of the best themed nights out in London, grab a cocktail and immerse yourself in the world of The Great Gatsby as the jazz age novel is brought to life before your very eyes.
Adult playground The Exhibit have more than a few themed nights out in London up their sleeve: expect everything from fairy-themed nights to disco extravaganzas, alongside all kinds of screenings in their cinema room from recent releases to ones themed around the time of year.
This great themed event in London is one of the top immersive experiences in the city this spring and summer. Head to Fulham for a taste of the Wild West complete with cocktails, cowboy dress up and dastardly sheriff.
From the designers of Alice Underground and Beauty and the Feast, this night is an incredible take on Swan Lake. Bringing the ballet to life, the evening will include dancing with a prince, following either a black or white swan into an enchanted forest, and banqueting courtesy of a Masterchef winner.
IT'S CHRISTMAAAAAAAAAAAS! At least it will be at Bethnal Green Working Men's Club as the Pussy Liquor gang return for more crazy cabaret and disco dancing this time with festive walkabout acts and rhinestone reindeers in tow.
This is all the best music from the 90s, in one of the coolest clubs in Shoreditch. Expect all the top 40 from across the decade, from Nirvana to Spice Girls, for the cheesiest nostalgia fest of your life.
Prepare for extravagance, top beats and the coolest white clothes at the London White Summer Party, where top DJs, VIP guests, and amazing drinks descend on the Beaufort House Chelsea for a night of luxury and fun.
This all day party invites the best talent in afrobeat to perform to you alongside dancers as you feast on a delicious three course African food, as well as an hour of bottomless cocktails and fun times all round.
Head down to Arcola Bar for some of the best themed events of the summer. Get ready to blow off some steam to the best tunes from the 1980s with a fab party atmosphere to keep you going late into the night.
The Jazz Cafe never fails to impress with its mega roster of talented musicians; whether you want a sit down meal or a simple boogey, this spot will provide the perfect soundtrack.
This August, head to Tropicana Beach Club for an evening of festival meets carnival at this Notting Hill carnival themed night out. Arrive early for free glitter and gem glam, before carnival dancers, island-style cocktails and a surprise guest DJ take over.
Be James Dean for a night! This cocktail bar and club with neon lights, motor bikes, red leathered booths, party DJs and stage offers you an American inspired night in central London. Be Bruce Springsteen at their Rockaoke nights Monday and Wednesday and get a feeling for what it'd be like to be born in the USA.
Ruby's is a truly magical 21st century speakeasy bar with its cosy interior of quirky lampshades and mishmash furniture. It's the perfect bar to have some beautifully crafted cocktails in an escapist atmosphere and décor that transforms you to a 1920s themed night out in London.
Shake Rattle and Bowl is an American retro themed night at All Star lanes that gives you back the 1950s every Saturday with all the amazing fashion, music and bowling that comes with it. Fancy dress if you fancy!
Offering some of the best themed nights out in London, this nightclub and entertainment venue brings you the best in burlesque and cabaret, along with a changing line up of amazing immersive and fancy dress nights.
Piccadilly Institute has many differently themed rooms, each as spectacular as the other. It's a great West End club for dancing, discovering and enjoying a quirky drink. Why not try the Liquid Therapy In a Padded Cell cocktail that serves six people? If you're looking for a themed party club in London that breaks the mould, you're seeking Piccadilly Institute.
Bunga Bunga is a hilarious theme club in London taking the mick out of Italy in a funny way. It also devotes itself to the joy of Eurovision song contest with a Eurovision karaoke!
Trapeze is an incredible circus-inspired bar in the heart of Shoreditch that's just a stone's throw away from Old Street station. Set over two levels, the first floor is a cool cocktail bar whipping some amazing concoctions whilst if you head downstairs, you'll experience one of the most riveting basement clubs in the area. If you're out and about in Shoreditch, make sure you check this place out!
Glorifying all that is '70s, '80s and '90s, Inferno's is Clapham's answer to all that is pop-tastic and feel good. Sing your heart out to throwback disco tracks and boogie on down under the colourful spotlights. This is one themed night that will be a fun-filled mash-up of all the hip thrusting, nightfever dance moves you can remember!
Perfect if you're looking for some Brazilian bloc party themed excess, Floripa is for hedonists out for a big night in Shoreditch. Fitted out with extravagant and colourful Amazonian decorations, Latin American street food and music rhythms to shake your tail feather to, it's one of the most fun and light-hearted clubs in east London.
Get a taste of the South Pacific at Sugar Cane, a party cocktail bar in Clapham perfect for anyone that wants anything from just a tasty, rum-laced cocktail, to great music and fun Tiki times all round.