Best Summer Pop-Ups in London

Summer really is the greatest time of the year: the sun's out (... hopefully), everyone's happy, and London summer pop-ups start appearing everywhere around the city. Whether that's baking competitions in adorable marquees, ridiculous sporting events, or unique temporary bars offering just the right alcoholic drinks to cool you down, take a look at our recommended list of the best summer pop-ups in London to make it a real summer to remember.

Last updated on 13th September 2018

7 events @ 2 venues with 126 upcoming dates from 07 Oct 2018 until 27 Jan 2019

One of the best summer pop ups in London, this cool rooftop bars fronts stunning views, great drinks and oodles of great activities like croquet and petanque.

3 events @ The Prince of Wales Brixton with 3 upcoming dates starting on 19 Oct 2018

With one of the most sought-after rooftops in South London, The Prince of Wales is always a top choice for summer. It's not all breezy drinking and sunshine, this space is also home to some hopping parties, from top DJs through to wild club nights.

4 events @ Secret London Location with 4 upcoming dates from 14 Oct 2018 until 25 Nov 2018

There's nothing more summery than afrobeat, so head to this brunch event where you can feast on three delicious courses of African food, enjoy an hour of bottomless cocktails, and the hottest afrobeat performers and dancers will be on stage to keep you moving.

3 events @ 3 venues with 88 upcoming dates from 07 Oct 2018 until 31 Mar 2019

Flight Club is transforming into a darts paradise for summer, decking themselves out with palm trees, playing the ultimate summer songs, and supplying you with prosecco, Pina Colada cocktails, bottomless pizza and Social Darts.

6 events @ Rivoli Ballroom with 6 upcoming dates from 23 Oct 2018 until 14 Dec 2018

If you don't want to put your trust in the hands of the Great British weather, the Rivoli cinema is a great London summer pop-up that provides awesome and classic films in their stunning ballroom.

8 events @ Secret London Location with 8 upcoming dates from 10 Nov 2018 until 15 Jun 2019

There's a new brunch club rolling into town for a monthly pop-up; Disco Brunch is keeping you on your toes with hours of disco, funk and boogie music, bottomless cocktails and two-courses of delicious brunch.

34 events @ Secret London Location with 34 upcoming dates from 13 Oct 2018 until 29 Jun 2019

The Garage Brunch is everything you want for a summer party in London: not only do you get two courses of delicious food, there's bottomless cocktials and music brought to you by some of London's most notorious DJs.

32 events @ Secret London Location with 32 upcoming dates from 13 Oct 2018 until 29 Jun 2019

Hip Hop brunch is one of the hottest summer pop-ups around: hosted at a secret London location, expect three delicious courses of 'Dirty South' food, bottomless cocktails, hip hop karaoke and a soundtrack of the best hip hop tunes.

2 events @ 2 venues with 5 upcoming dates from 20 Oct 2018 until 15 Dec 2018

Get your dance on and show 'em what you got at this lively Scottish ceilidh dancingpop-up. Taking place at multiple locations, you can join in with ceilidh dancing, hosted by a live band. 

4 events @ 2 venues with 12 upcoming dates from 13 Oct 2018 until 14 Dec 2018

This charming and quirky summer pop up in London is a must-visit once the warmer months hit. With a crackling campfire, marshmallow toasting, botanical cocktails and a magical ambience, Midnight Apothecary are bringing you some of the most atmospheric nights in the city.

4 events @ 3 venues with 10 upcoming dates from 11 Oct 2018 until 22 Nov 2018

Rande's Supper Clubs might be illusive, but they're worth the hunt. Head to an ever-changing venue – from a private house, a warehouse, to a distillery – and delight in four courses of challenging, intriguing Mexican food made from seasonal British ingredients.

  The Big London Bake

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@ The Castle Tooting on Various dates from Wednesday 17th October 2018

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.

1 events @ The Prince of Wales Brixton with 1 upcoming dates starting on 15 Dec 2018

You'll find these summer pop-ups in London; from Brixton to Camden. Expect some of the country's best DJs and impressive venues, boasting fabulous inside spaces and outdoor teraces.