One of the season's beset installations, this unique rooftop bar in Tobacco Dock brings you stunning views of the city alongside pretty booths for sky-high drinking a few croquet and petanque pitches to keep you occupied.
Best Summer Pop-Ups in London
Summer? You know it really is the greatest time of the year: the sun's out (... hopefully), everyone's in good spirits, and pop-ups are appearing everywhere around the city. From baking competitions in adorable marquees and ridiculous sporting events to unique cocktail bars offering just the right drinks to cool you down, take a look at our recommended list of the best summer pop-ups in London to make it a great couple of months to remember.
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West End Musical Drive In had got to be one of the best summer pop-ups in London for theatreland lovers. The experience will draw on the popular 60s trend and see a host of industry stars put on live performances to cars full of fans.
When the sun goes down, the fun only just begins thanks to The Luna Cinema's season of outdoor film screenings. Throughout the summer months, the al fresco movie connoisseurs will be showing all the favourites at incredible locations such as Hampton Court palace, Kenwood House and Tooting Common.
Ever watched The Great British Bake Off and thought: I can do better than that? Well, this fun summer pop-up in London can prove you right, as you and ten teams of two compete in the baking competition you've always dreamed of. 90 minutes, all the ingredients provided, a marquee and the crown of The Big London Bake up for grabs.
Join The Mansion London for one night only as they take over a secret London rooftop to celebrate their 10th anniversary. Expect stunning views, live DJ sets, an art exhibition and make-up artists on hand to keep you lokoing fabulous.
Has lockdown given you a new sense of adventure? Then hop aboard London's hottest new boating experience this summer. You and seven others will be able to choose a route along the city's stunning canal network and let the self-driving vessel do the rest, so all you have to do is enjoy the ride.
The Brixton Courtyard is an all-new way to party to London this summer. A a socially distant outdoor party experience, it brings together world class DJs, craft beverages, cocktails and top street food traders for fun, safe and unmissable events for you and your mates.
Brixton's Prince of Wales is stepping in to solve all your summertime woes with their brand new series of Spaced Out brunches and dinners. Head to this rooftop spot and grab a private booth, where you'll be able to drink, dine and dance the night away in a socially distanced way.
Join Cocktails in the City this summer for a seasonal special of the beloved mixology event. Bringing together some of London's finest bars in Bedford Square Gardens, this exclusive garden party will feature everything from games to interactive cocktail tours.
Experience al fresco dining with a uniquer twist. London In The Sky is one of the city's most talked about dining experiences, taking you sky-high and above the city as you dine on breakfast, prosecco and cakes, or cocktails and dinner.
Head on over to Chislehurst's Flamingo Park this summer and you'll discover Celestial Drive In Cinema, an all-new movie experience inspired by classic American drive-ins. Combining retro style with Hollywood flicks and impressive refreshment from KERB traders, its one essential venture this summer.
Ciderama is London's biggest annual craft cider festival, with over 100 ciders to try, including limited releases and UK first-pours. Taking place in Peckham this July, the one-day celebration will welcome over 30 creators, street food vendors and live DJs.
Secret Cinema is back one more, offering guests the chance to be transported to the summer of '63 where love is o the air. Head to Kellerman's resort for exotic cocktails, live music and cha cha dancing, with something even more exciting lying off the beaten path...