When it comes to masterclasses, Merchant House it a top choice, whether it's whiskey, gin or rum that whet your appetite. Sip on cocktails, soak up samples and learn all about the history.
Classes In London
You don't have to go back to school to learn something new, London is chockablock full of classes and lessons, from how to smoke a cigar through to improving your wine knowledge. Whether you're into arts and crafts or looking to get physical, these classes in London are not just fun, they will also send you home with a shiny new skill.
Get down to one of the London locations, for a quirky class in life drawing like you've never seen before. By combining an industrial UV light and reactive body paints, you can explore creative drawing in a brand new way.
If fitness classes and DIY workshops aren't quite your thing, head to Searcys for a class of the liquid variety. Teaming up with some of the most luxurious wine and Champagne brands around, they've got a special selection of wine and food pairings just for you.
Boasting charm, charm and luxuriousness without the pretention, join the May Fair Bar's talented mixologists as they teach you how to shake up one of their many fantastic cocktails, all while enjoying a selection of canapes.
Whether you're a fan of Neil Rankin of just have a thing for mouthwatering meat, this masterclass is for you. Master the art of butchery with demonstrations from the experts at Temper. There's even free-flowing prosecco and a 3-course feast to butter you up.
Head to The Factory House where they'll be joined by Royal Warrant butcher Donald Russell for a unique masterclass that will teach how to prepare four prime butcher's cuts, before you taste the spoils of your work with perfectly paired wines.
Whether you're a budding burlesque performer or fancy learning something a little different, join the acclaimed House Of Burlesque as they let you in on all their tips and tricks; from fan dance to floorwork and even costume design workshops.
Head to The Porchester in Notting Hill where they'll be teaming up with Campari for a night of classic Italian cocktails and tasty aperitivo. Enjoy a traditional Aperol Spritz, a stunning Negroni and third cocktail to be revealed on the night.
Ever wondered how to whip up the perfect Margarita? Well these classes at Leicester Square Kitchen will have you knocking them out with ease. Head on down to the bar and restaurant to play around with South American creations, sample canapes and signature mixes, and finish off with a celebratory dinner.
The Exhibit host all kinds of classes for you to enjoy, whether you're into life drawing and becoming an artist, wanting to learn a new decorating skill, or even informative talks from podcasters and other social influencers.
Whether you've got a sweet tooth for all things chocolate or love the liquor, this Blackfriars spot has just the thing. Make your way to The Leaf & Cane for a chocolate masterclass complete with boozy cocktails and the chance to create and bring home your own tipsy truffles.
One of the best drinks classes in London, this cool and creative gin course at the Half Hitch micro-distillery will teach you the basics of distilling your favourite spirit using their ultra-modern still. Bring your own botanicals or ingredients for the chance to distil your very own gin.
London's only magic bar, Maskelyne & Cooke are bringing you the ultimate mash up of cocktails and card tricks as they bring you a fun and fascinating mix of sleight of hand and highly sippable cocktails.
Whether you're looking to get an agent, get your TV script commissioned or just get really good at rap battles, The Academy of Dramatic change is bringing you masterclasses designed to alter those creative horizons for the better.
Ever wondered what a life coach could do for you? Now you don't have to as Mark Pitcher, professional life coach, heads to Charlotte's to teach you the art of confidence, perfect days and finding your purpose in life with these insightful classes.
Get an education on all things whisky from some of city's best connoisseurs. Merchant House will be opening their doors to their enormous whisky collection to guide you through 5 handpicked creations, unveiling the secrets of each as you go.
If you're after unusual classes in London, you've got to head to London Cocktail Club. The Fitzrovia favourite is giving you the chance to shake up and style your own creations, learn photography tips and even experience edible paint.
Learn how to make bespoke cocktail creations at The Montague, where you'll utilise herbs, fruits and exotic flavours under the guide of expert mixologists. The two-hour sessions at the Garden Terrace perfectly ties into the pretty surroundings, perfect for date nights and birthdays.
Ever wanted to learn the moves for Mariah Carey's All I Want For Christmas Is You, or stitch your very own handmade gift? Then head over to Drink Shop & Do immediately.
Head over to the gorgeous La Goccia where they'll be showing you the secrets of their drinks list with this interactive cocktail class. You'll be given a brief history of mixology before you jump into the process of shaking up three delicious drinks off their menu.
Looking for a cooking class in London? Head to Covent Garden where Neil Rankin's temper is on hand to show you the ropes with a masterclass dedicated to the humble taco. Think mezcal cocktails, cheeseburger tacos and much more.
Gipsy Hill's Bull and Finch bar are welcoming you to come and create your own mug in a fun and interactive setting this October. Escape the blustery weather and have a crack at something creative, it's sure to be rewarding.
Whether you're looking for regular life drawing classes, or the kind that come with a hefty side of brunch fun, Exhibit B has got your art session covered this month.
It seems to be the newest craze in health food drinks but what is kombucha? Head to Netil House to learn more about the popular drink, including its history, science and health benefits as well as a masterclass on how to brew it for yourself at home. You'll also be treated to a 3 course lunch, including small bites and sit down sharing platters.
Soak up G&Ts, learn about the history of gin and bottle your very own blends as Albion & East's bars invite you to venture deep into the world of botany. Not only will you taste tonics and blend botanicals, but you'll also get to create your own bespoke gins to bring home.
Not only can you come to this Hackney restaurant for classy cocktails and Neapolitan-style pizzas, you can learn to make these wood-fire cooked delights yourself at their classes.
Hix Events have all sorts of classes for you to enjoy, whether it's joining Mark Hix for a delicious dinner that he demonstrates how to make in front of you, or masterclasses where the chef will impart his knowledge.
Keen on the bean? Then this masterclass has got your name written all over it. Learn the ins and outs of your favourite caffeinated beverage from how to make the perfect home brew to creating your own latte art.
Located just minutes from Columbia Road, this fun wine tasting will have you nosing, tasting and learning all about wines and what to pair them with. Chow down on cheese and chocolate as you pair them with wuality vino in the heart of east London.
Learn more about the world of Japanese whiskies at this fun and informative London cocktail class. Whether you're looking to whip up some cocktails or sample some great Japanese whisky, it's the perfect way to spend an evening.
See out that hangover with a little style this weekend as Flat Iron Square throw down an excellent bloody mary masterclass. Craft your cocktail the exact way you want it, and don't be afraid to get a little creative, then get your sunshine sip on with street food, vinyl DJs and even a massage station.
The Skip Kitchen Gardens are providing the ultimate introduction into creating your own sourdough. Head on down and not only will you get the inside scoop on creating home baked beauties, but you'll also get to take part in a number of fun activities throughout.
Head over to the Gunnersbury Park museum for this unique life drawing class. Using neon pastels you'll be recreating the UV-painted model before at this fun and quirky take on the classic art class. Open to all levels, you'll be able to walk away with something truly special at the end of the session.
Are you ready to unleash your inner witch or wizard? Check out these fun, quirky workshops near Oxford Circus at The School of Wandcraft where you'll be able to construct your own wand with a 3D pen and customise it to suit your style, perfect for all you Potterheads out there.
Head to Covent Garden this spring and you'll find La Goccia's authentic past making workshops. Teaching you all you need to know about dough recipes, pasta shapes and simple sauces, it's the perfect introduction into cooking the finest Italian dishes.
Perfect for novices, learn how to create pottery using a pottery wheel at this intimate two to one session, where you'll learn how to create pottery using special techniques, compete with each other, and have a fun time along the way.
Looking to brush up on your cocktail knowledge? Ditch the boring old masterclass and join Christabels where they'll be taking over a secret location as you create elevated sips and sparkly drinks from scratch. Think negronis, glitter shots and more.
One of the best classes in London, this cool and quirky life drawing event swaps your standard model for one of the city's cabaret and burlesque performers. Grab a couple of drinks from the bar and get those creative juices flowing at this fun London art event.
Learn how to make Bake Off-worthy cupcakes whilst getting mildly bevved at Rotunda Bar and Restaurant's cupcakes and cocktails masterclass. Enjoy a welcome glass of bubbles whilst an onsite baker guides you through creating the perfect cupcake that would win the Paul handshake of approval, before making a cocktail to perfectly accompany your sweet treat.
Fancy learning something new. Make your way to Tom's Kitchen in Chelsea where you'll be treated to a cocktail masterclass complete with personalised tipples, mouthwatering bites and welcome drinks as you shake, stir and sip.
Flex your pizza making muscles at your next date night or dinner party after taking part in Radio Alice's masterclass. The beloved Hoxton and Clapham restaurant is opening its doors and encouraging you to get a little hands-on this summer, with plenty of drinks to keep you going.
From the hidden history of rum to how the Negroni become famous, The Spirits Collective bring you unparalleled insight into some of the world's most celebrated drinks and liquors. Head over to one of the fun and informative events for a stunning evening of great cocktails and fascinating talks.
Founded by nutritional practitioner and chef, Anna Scott, this unique venue hosts classes and workshops on how to create your very own candles, perfume and beauty products. Using all-natural ingredients you'll be taught the skills needed to blend botanical oils and create a scent that is completely personal to you.
Learn how to brew the perfect coffee, with a masterclass at this City coffee bar. Learn all about the bean from professional baristas and master the latte art in no time.
Not your usual class, this quirky activity will have you strutting your stuff in no time. Join the acclaimed Madam Strut as she teaches you all there is to know about walking and feeling confident... with lashings of prosecco too.
Looking for fun fitness classes in London? Head to The Factory Fitness and Dance Centre Lanaiya Lithe will show you how to work the pole through choreography, dance and floor work. Bring those heels and get ready to sweat.
Looking for a cool and creative workshop? This sex-positive ceramic dildo making class will have you create your own premium porcelain sex toy in a fun and inclusive environment. You'll get to sculpt your very own creation with sweet treats and guidance along the way.
Looking to pick up a new skill? These sushi-making classes in Fulham Broadway will have you whipping up maki, nigiri and plenty more like it's nothing. Just pop by YO!Sushi for a couple of hours with a few friends or a date and have a go for yourself.
From tagliatelle to gnocchi, Londoners are going crazy for pasta and this cookery class is the next step. Learn how to create your favourite dishes from scratch and top things off with a graduation dinner at Ealing's outpost of Pasta Remoli.
Ever wondered how to perfect the art of dim sum? Luckily for you, dumpling and cocktail haven Ping Pong are hosting crash courses complete with cocktails and a free meal, giving you the chance to wow all your mates at your next dinner party.
With a gin distillery on site, a restaurant and gin making classes, Gin Tonica is the perfect place for gin fans. Head to the restaurant for goblets of G&T and tapas plates before heading down to the Distillery for an epic gin class.