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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Last updated on 21st August 2020




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.

Lost Boys Pizza

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Lost Boys Pizza are adding some gothic fun to your summer with their series of cinema screenings in their outdoor garden. Showing films such as Beetlejuice and Candyman, the evenings will also include a two-course meal and drink. Or, if that's not your thing, check out their life drawing class.

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. 

Open every Friday and Saturday night in August and September, The Paperworks is the latest venue from the guys behind Corsica Studios. Expect live DJ sets, tasty street-food and social-distancing throughout.

  The Big London Bake

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@ The Castle Tooting on Various dates from Friday 25th September 2020

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.