Daytime Events in London

Not everything has to be about partying until the early hours of the morning and while London's nightlife industry has never been better, sometimes you just can't wait. There are so many different things to do in London before the sun goes down, from bottomless brunches to quirky activities and immersive experiences. If you're feeling a bit bored, check out this list of daytime events in London and have fun 24/7 in the big smoke.

Last updated on 27th September 2022

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

810 user reviews 4

If you're looking for a wonderfully bizarre way to spend your Saturday afternoons, be sure to check out the Hip Hop Brunch. The winning combination of delicious, Southern-inspired food and some of the best hip hop tunes from across the decades will leave you feeling fresh and full of swagger. 

The Big Bakes

1673 user reviews 5

Fancy yourself something of a cake connoisseur? Head over to The Big Bakes where this quirky daytime event is letting you battle it out with your friends to secure the crown. All ingredients, equipment and aprons are provided, and each month sees a fun new theme.

Garage Brunch

855 user reviews 4

Get your afternoon drink on at this awesome London daytime event. Sit down to a two-course meal and bottomless cocktails, but be prepared to dance in your seat throughout the experience as the Garage Brunch MCs bring you some of the nation's best classic garage tracks.

The 90's Brunch

250 user reviews 3

The 90s Brunch brings an off-the-chain retro-inspired daytime event to London. Taking guests way backstreet back (alright!) to this glorious decade, the event is made up of classic tunes, delicious platters of nostalgic food and an hour of bottomless cocktails.

The Hackney Social

150 user reviews 4

In search of fun things to do in East London in the daytime? The Hackney Social has got the event for you. Not only does it host a range of fantastic markets in Bohemia Place, but also plant-based parties, unique workshops and live music gigs.

Is there a better way to spend your afternoon than with boozy drinks and plenty of nibbles? Head to Simmons for their delicious range of sweet and savoury afternoon tea staples from their seasonal menu, and non-stop tunes to get you moving and grooving.

Ma Petite Jamaica

81 user reviews 4

Found in both Camden and Shoreditch, Ma Petite Jamaica is absolutely killing it with its Jamaican brunches and bottomless booze. Scoff down three courses of Caribbean delights, washed down with as many drinks as you want for two whole hours.

Flight Club

543 user reviews 5

Everyone gets bored in the day trying to negotiate when it's acceptable to crack a drink out. There's none of that at Flight Club now they bring you their very own brunch sessions across the weekend, think of it as a pizza party fuelled by prosecco and some serious darts throwing.

AIM Escape

7 user reviews 5

Keep it quirky with this daytime experience which offers players an unparalleled combination of immersion and technology to create a unique escape room. With four different themed games to choose from, you'll be amazed by the problem-solving and challenges you'll face. 

These guys are not messing about when it comes to brunch. This daytime event is combining a large selection of house drinks, a great selection of pizzas and party antics for guests to enjoy, and in true Lucky Voice style, the entire thing will be rounded off with an hour of karaoke. 

See Your City

63 user reviews 4

Experience London in a whole new light with one of these excellent city walking tours. From getting up close and personal with Harry Potter shoot locations, to sampling some of the finest cheese purveyors in town, it's a great day out for locals and tourists alike. 

Get cosy in some of your favourite London venues, as the Cheerful Earful Podcast Festival is here with daytime antics. Enjoy meeting and watching some of your favourite stars of shows, from Hoovering with Jessica Fostekew to RHLSTP, all while enjoying company of other fans.

Bougie Drag & Boy Toy Events in London are giving you exactly what you need for a great afternoon. Expect bottomless brunches (think Britney, buff bingo, and drag brunches), along with free-flowing booze and scrumptious scran.

Electric Shuffle

70 user reviews 5

Is the weekend really complete without brunch? We certainly don't think so. Get your boozy fix with flowing prosecco and paddle pizzas at Electric Shuffle, as the hotspot brings you live DJs, dancefloors and digital shuffleboard in all its glory for one banging daytime event.

Looking for something fun to do in London? Get involved in the Bucket Race, where the aim of the game is to complete all the challenged and score the most points. Working in teams, you'll need to do things like play video games, hail a black cab and start a party on a bus.

Events @ Pizza Pilgrims

64 user reviews 5

Have a little fun in the daytime at Pizza Pilgrims with their fabulous range of events. Enjoy their fancy wine tasting, where they pair some delicious Italian food with some glorious tipple, or head in for some bottomless slices and bubbles.

The Secret City

6 user reviews 5

The Secret City is inviting you to get outside and discover the hidden gems that lie on your doorstep with their interactive treasure hunts. Trails and clues will be sent directly to your phone, meaning you can kick off a new adventure at any time - with the options to add pub stops along the way.

Little Nan's

212 user reviews 4

Located in Deptford, Little Nan's is a grand shout for bottomless brunches and afternoon teas. Enjoy wolfing down scrumptious eats such as fish finger sarnies and disco fries, alongside endless booze. Plus, there will be 90s anthems playing in the background.

On the hunt for fun daytime events in London this summer? What's The Motive have a whole host of unmissable events that are sure to get you grooving. From day parties to boozy brunches, check out what unique concepts they have in store.

If you're looking for unique things to do in London, you should check out Prendergast. The South London spot is the location of Greenwich Pantry's interactive cooking workshops; think healthy eating, fermentation, sushi-making, pastry classes and plenty more daytime fun. 

Bashment Brunch

64 user reviews 4

Some of the best daytime events in London come from Bashment Brunch, where Carnival vibes are always guaranteed. Say cheers to the weekend with Caribbean brunch plates, unlimited rum punch and a soundtrack of reggae, soca and dancehall hits.

Midnight Apothecary

851 user reviews 4

Looking for fun things to do during the day? Home to a gorgeous roof garden and underground tour, Midnight Apothecary has it all. From toasty s'mores by the campfire to summer cocktails such as charcoal-activated margs, it's a winner for date nights and hangouts.

Searching for fun events in London? We've got a whole truckload of daytime brunches for you, all of which have themes. From a Sunday session featuring Latin beats to 80s musical-themed bingo, Barrio Bars have you covered with both food and entertainment.

Zebrano London Soho

220 user reviews 5

If you're on the hunt for summer activities during the day, check out Soho Zebrano. Enjoy everything from drag-drenched afternoon teas to cocktail making bottomless brunches all while admiring the venue's lively atmosphere.

The ultimate rooftop destination for daytime events in East London, Skylight is a Tobacco Dock staple with a sky-high ice rink, private igloos, indoor croquet and outdoor pétanque. Need more reason to visit? The venue hosts regular quizzes and cocktail classes to have a crack at. 

The Brixton Courtyard is a socially distant outdoor experience and a new way to party in South London. Head over for a plethora of daytime and evening events, with world-class DJs, craft beverages, cocktails and multiple street food traders all in a safe setting. 

London Craft Beer Cruise

242 user reviews 5

To sip craft drinks on the Thames, look no further than this London cruise. Whether you're a lover of gin, beer, or cider, these events from Beer Sommeliers. Think tucking into Neal's Yard Dairy cheese boards and enjoying five drinks, with a souvenir glass to take home too.

Starting at St Paul's, this unique cross-city challenge will be getting you to grips with the city in a less than conventional manner. Head out across London on the trail of some thieves hellbent on pulling the greatest heist in history and solve clues in a challenge to put a stop to them.

When it comes to the best daytime events in London, you can't go wrong with Sherlock: The Official Live Game. Channel your inner detective at this immersive experience from the minds behind the hit TV show, unlocking challenges with original content from some of its biggest stars.

Historic London Tours

59 user reviews 5

A must for history lovers, Historic London Tours will give you insight into our capital's past. During the two-hour trips, you'll be shown everything from the area's oldest pub and grizzly execution sites to Roman ruins and notorious slums.

Stripey Spanish

4 user reviews 5

Fancy speaking a second language? Stripey Spanish is offering you a fun, immersive way to learn. Not only can you take a beginners class with a glass of sangria or rioja, but you can also do it on the go while enjoying street art.