Themed Nights Out In London

After somewhere a little different to let your hair down? Discover some of the city’s best alternative party spots with our handpicked guide to themed nights out in London. With fabulously decorated clubs scattered around the capital and all kinds of unique pop-up events letting you embrace your alter-ego for the eve, there’s something for everybody here.

Last updated on 23rd July 2021




Celebrating everything we love about the 70s and 80s, Rouges is a themed club night in London well worth visiting. Alongside a playlist of funk and soul anthems, Rivoli Ballroom also plays host to an impressive acrobat that's sure to keep you captivated as they spiral and spin around the room.

When it comes to themed bars in London, Alcotraz is taking things up a notch. An event that'll see you donning orange jumpsuits and spending an evening in lock-up, this cocktail experience is giving us major Prison Break vibes.

Nordic Bar will once again be going all out for the Eurovision Song Contest, hosting a night of fancy dress fun, flag waving and sing-alongs. The show will be screened across several TVs, and there will also be pocket-friendly food and drink deals on the night itself.

Taking over FEST Camden for a number of stunning evenings, Glitter Room is all you need for a glamorous themed night out in London. Party like a VIP in top-to-toe glitter, complete with circus acts, confetti showers and top-class DJs aplenty.  

Bringing you acids, alcohol, hazmats and hip hop, Hackney Funhouse delivers one hell of an evening. Focusing on only the most cutting edge molecular techniques and banging tunes, the event will see you be cooking up quite a cocktail-fuelled storm in the Breaking Bad-inspired ABQ RV.

Hands down the biggest and best hip-hop club night in London, Supa Dupa Fly is the place to go for an evening of RnB hits. Taking place around the city, the pros serve up their sweet sounds alongside party brunches and boozy dinners. 

The dons of themed parties, Impossible Things Entertainment are bringing a whole range of Disney, Britney, Spice Girls and noughties events to West London's Aeronaut. Gather the gang and head to the venue's alfresco terrace where you'll be treated to free-flowing drinks, tasty food and top tunes.

HUCKSTER

14 user reviews 3

One of the best places to grab a late evening brunch in London, HUCKSTER promises a different themed night out every Thursday to Sunday. Head over to the Paddington haunt for the chance to indulge in delicious food and bottomless drinks.

Fulham Beach

489 user reviews 4

More than just a pretty face, Fulham Beach is home to some of the very best summer parties in London. Join them for themed bashed that include an Ibiza gathering, full moon celebration and homage to Japan, with plenty more quirky experiences up their sleeve. 

Infernos

260 user reviews 4

This has got to be the cheesiest of all of London's themed club nights. Glorifying 80s pop idols, noughties boy bands and disco queens, Infernos is Clapham's answer to all that is feel good. Sing your heart out to guilty pleasures and boogie on down under the colourful spotlights.

between the bridges

66 user reviews 4

When it comes to a mega night out in London, Between The Bridges has got more than enough to go around. Swing by in the afternoon for a brilliant brunch that'll have you sashaying with RuPaul's Drag Race's queens and stay for live DJs including Norman Jay MBE, Erol Alkan and Savage Disco.

Pop N Paint

1 user review 5

Looking for quirky nights out in London? Pop N Paint is a themed event that'll see you dancing to hip hop and club classics from a live DJ, creating artistic masterpieces - but don't worry, you'll get pre-drawn canvases - and playing fun games with your amigos. 

The Old Queen's Head

117 user reviews 3

Quizzes at The Old Queen's Head work a little differently from your average night out. The venue has got a host of themed events up its sleeves this season, including trivia nights dedicated to football and event Friends.

Blingo - Hip Hop Bingo

239 user reviews 5

Join Grandma Flash and her bingo gang for an evening of side-splitting humour and fantastic games. With a hip hop-loving DJ soundtracking your night, you'll be tasked with lip syncing against other teams and taking part in dance offs to win swag-tastic prizes.

Ricco Lounge Events

5 user reviews 5

From cabaret extravaganzas and movie nights to tribute evenings and live music sets, Ricco Lounge has got a diverse arsenal of events and experiences up sleeve. Head over to the subterranean drinking den and soak up the luxurious vibes as you watch impressive acts. 

SOUTHERN FRIDAYS

59 user reviews 5

Offering some of the best themed events in London, Southern Fridays are going true blue American this summer. From live music and line dancing nights to bourbon-filled boat cruises, these quirky nights out are something that needs to be seen to be believed.

Looking for a fun themed night out in London? Head over to Revolution Leadenhall this July where an Alice in Wonderland-inspired drag show, Willy Wonka brunch and more are waiting to be explored - plus there's bottomless prosecco to be sipped while you're there too.

Old Skool Events UK

3 user reviews 4

Are you a sucker for a themed night out? Then you won't want to miss out on the chance to dress in vintage looks and dance to classic tunes at one of Old Skool Events' dos. Expect a range of bashes providing tasty plates, flowing drinks and heaps of fun activities.