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.

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Last updated on 20th May 2024




Hip Hop Brunch LDN

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. 

Tonight Josephine

When it comes down to daytime events, Tonight Josephine is a real winner. With a crackin' variety of bashes, from the likes of Sass-e-oke to bottomless Beyonce-themed brunches, there's plenty to get stuck into across the London venues.

The Big Bakes

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.

Blame Gloria

When you're in need of things to do in the day for adults in London, Blame Gloria has just the thing. Whether you head to their Clapham or Covent Garden drinking dens, you can expect a lineup of bottomless brunches spanning ABBA, 00s and karaoke themes.

Garage Brunch

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

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.

Ma Petite Jamaica

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.

Bougie Drag Bottomless Brunch London

@ Salsa! Temple on Saturday 8th June 2024 and 12 other Saturdays

Daytime events don't get much better than the Bougie Drag Bottomless Brunch at Salsa! Temple. Their fabulous hosts will be holding catwalk contests and lip syncing battles, with DJ sets and guest performances from stars of RuPaul's Drag Race UK along the way, while butlers in the buff serve you free-flowing drinks and tasty dishes.

Bubble Tea Experience for 2 at BOBA

@ BOBA on Wed, 6th Mar 2024 - Thu, 6th Jun 2024

Fancy a cute day out in an Instagrammable cafe? Located on Shaftesbury Avenue, BOBA is decked out in adorable artwork and pink furnishings, serving Asian-inspired sweet treats. They're offering a brilliant experience for two right now, where for just £25 you can each enjoy a large bubble tea and a delicious waffle, as well as taking home a cute plushie - saving up to 42% with this deal.

Flight Club

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.

Sherlock: The Official Live Game

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.

LONDON WING FEST 2024

@ London Stadium, on Friday 26th July 2024 and 2 other dates

Taking place at London Stadium this July, Wing Fest is a three-day celebration of all things chicken where you'll get to choose from over 80 types of wings and even vote for your favourites. Not only will you receive a free signature trucker hat on arrival, but you can also get stuck into all sorts of live entertainment, from axe throwing to live music and barbecue cooking demonstrations.

Studio38.Club

An all-day disco to dance the afternoon away and still make it home in time for some Saturday night telly, Studio38.Club is a daytime clubbing extravaganza starting at just £12. Picture this: The club lights are flashing, hair is whipping, and heads are leaning in together to the beats of dance floor fillers and forgotten faves from the 80s and 90s. Join the fun and experience the iconic Studio 54 days of clubbing.

Gosnells Of London

With two locations - a Bermondsey taproom and a meadery in Peckham - Gosnells Of London has plenty on the cards for daytime happenings. Think tours, tastings, brewing sessions and more, all with gallons of mead at their heart.

Cabaret Showstopper Bottomless Brunch Soho

@ Archer Street Soho on Saturday 15th June and Saturday 20th July 2024

Experience the ultimate Cabaret Showstopper Brunch at Archer Street Soho. Enjoy live music and 90 minutes of unlimited pizza, prosecco, and beer for only £55 a pop. Make your way to the swish venue on 24th February or 23rd March for an exciting day full of non-stop fun and entertainment.

RUM SHOW 2024 - THE ULTIMATE RUM TASTING EXPERIENCE!

@ Glaziers Hall on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th July 2024

To fill your day with your favourite spirit? Nab a ticket to the Rum Show 2024. This tasting experience brings together more than 50 traders with over 200 kinds between them for you to sample. But that's not all that's included, as you'll get a cocktail from the pop-up bar with Laki Kane and Trailer Happiness - plus masterclasses, demos, a free glass and more.

Sip & Sew

Discounts available on certain events

Learn a new skill and have a ton of fun while you're at it. Teaching you the art of modern embroidery, Sip & Sew is a two-hour workshop that teaches you various stitching techniques, embellishment tricks, and blending threads to create a stunning embroidery piece, all with a side of booze. And the best part? You get to take home your very own initial embroidery piece, complete with backing and ribbon to hang it up.

Skylark Roof Garden

Looking for daytime events on a Sunday? With gorgeous views and thirst-quenching margaritas? Skylark Roof Garden in Paddington has you sorted, with its endless brunch offering of unlimited tacos for £35 per person. What's more, it's also throwing a Miami beats session where you can get down to live DJ sets and saxophonists too. 

Sky Garden

Is there a better way to start the day than at rooftop spot Sky Garden? Nab yourself a sunrise table to make the most of these views, before tucking into brekkie across the gorgeous space. It's sure to impress someone special.

DRAG ME TO THE BEACH

@ The London City Beach on Saturday 29th June 2024 and 2 other Saturdays

With sessions starting at 11am and 4pm, Drag Me To The Beach is a great way of getting your fix of beach and brunch vibes during daylight hours. Awesome Events are coming to London City Beach with this Havana-themed pop-up topped off by a street food dish each, 90 minutes of bottomless drinks and entertainment to boot, which includes a hilarious MC for starters and a star drag act to follow.

See Your City

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. 

Little Nan's

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.

Barrio Bars

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.

AIM Escape

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. 

Midnight Apothecary

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.

Melt Chocolates

Melt Chocolates' fun workshops and courses are based at their Notting Hill location, bringing you a whole heap of fun to experience chocolate in a brand new way. Whether that's making your own bars and bonbons or pairing your favourite sweet stuff with tequila and ceremonial sound healing, these world-class chocolatiers have the immersive and sensory event for you.

BucketRace Scavenger Hunts

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.

Ibiza Anthems Brunch

Want to get in some dancing during the daytime? Pop over to Haugen to spice up your weekend with their Ibiza Anthems Brunch. Tuck into a two-course meal with the option to add an additional hour of bottomless prosecco. Then hit the floor as a fire lineup of DJs spins island-inspired tracks. 

Ladies Day Royal Ascot

@ Ascot Racecourse on Thu, 20th Jun 2024 @ 8:00 - 19:30

Head down to Ladies Day Royal Ascot with A&A promotion at the Ascot Racecourse for a classy day filled with elegance, style, and thrilling horse racing. Dress up, sip on delicious bubbly, and enjoy a fun day out at the races with all your friends and family, starting at £120 per person. PS Don't forget to show off your best outfit for a chance to win an epic prize in the best-dressed competition.

Lana Del Rey Boat Party London

@ The Dutch Master Boat on Sun, 4th Aug 2024 @ 13:00 - 17:00

Get ready for the Lana Del Rey Boat Party London hosted by the Summertime Sadness Club near the Tower Millenium Pier. Cruise along the Thames while singing your heart out to your favourite Lana Del Rey songs, from Summertime Sadness to Born To Die. Head for a night of laughter, tears, and epic tunes priced at just £25 per person.

Nikki's

With themed brunches taking you through the decades, from 80s to 90s and 00s, Nikki's is a great place for throwback tunes and daytime parties. Better yet, these bottomless brunches come complete with 90 minutes of free-flowing drinks, food and a drag queen host.

Greenwich Pantry

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. 

Bottomless with Cinnamon

Fill up your day and your belly with some delicious Indian fare from Cinnamon Kitchen in Battersea, Covent Garden and the City. They're hosting a bottomless brunch for just £45 per person which includes 90 minutes of free-flowing tipples (think beer, wine and bubbles) as well as three courses from their much-loved menu. 

An Afternoon of Wine and Cheese

@ The Whisky Exchange on Sat, 15th Jun 2024 @ 13:00 - 15:00

Join The New World Of Wine And Cheese: A Wine Masterclass at London Bridge Distillery School for a delightful afternoon on June 15th, as they explore the exciting world of new world wines from New Zealand and Australia. Join David Hargreaves from Louis Latour as he shares three of his favourite vino picks alongside a delicious cheese pairing from Borough Market. It's a match made in heaven. And the best part? Tickets start at just £25.00.

The Cocktail Club

Make the most of the daylight by partying at one of The Cocktail Clubs' fantastic bottomless brunches. Not only will you be treated to mouthwatering munch and free-flowing sips (from bubbles to cocktails), but also some seriously top-notch live entertainment.

Zebrano London Soho

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.

Brixton Jamm

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. 

Fearlessly Taylor Bottomless Brunch

@ Vauxhall Food & Beer Garden on Saturday 15th June 2024

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Boasting an unforgettable tribute act, the Fearlessly Taylor Bottomless Brunch is a fun-filled celebration of Swift's best songs, complete with live dancers and 90 minutes of unlimited booze. Hosted by Fire Club in Vauxhall, there's delicious street food on the cards too.

Golden Bee Bottomless Brunch x Pineapple Xpress

@ Golden Bee on Saturday 1st June 2024 and 3 other Saturdays

Promising a buzzing summer dining experience, Golden Bee Bottomless Brunch X Pineapple Xpress is serving up Afro-Caribbean buffet-style brunch in the heart of Shoreditch. Your feast will begin with a starter of crispy wings, plantain, or corn ribs; then you can build your buffet plate with your choice of rice pot or trio of tacos and, of course, indulge in 90 minutes of bottomless drinks, including prosecco or cocktails.

What’s On at Petersham Nurseries

If you're looking for things to do during the day then turn your head to Petersham Nurseries and its offerings this year. From getting all green fingers and stuck in with a British flowers masterclass to learning how to make your very own pasta (and try it, of course), there's something for everyone. 

Electric Shuffle

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.

Boy Toy Events London

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.

Brunch For 2

Ideal for a daytime date or a boozy catchup with a friend, Angélique's, Amelies, Maltby Street, Clemence and Cecelia's Wine House are hosting a decadent brunch for two every weekend. Share a cheese and charcuterie platter full of continental treats, as well as caviar, chocolate truffles and two glasses of Champagne for £53 each, or for £75 you can add on bottomless prosecco too.

Maggi. Brunch

Bottomless brunch just got hotter with Maggi Brunch The Yard Party at Fire & Lightbox on Parry Street. Enjoy authentic Jamaican jerk food, non-stop entertainment, as well as plenty of fun and games while sipping on free-flowing unique blends of three different rums and Magnum Tonic Wine. What's more, you can dance your heart out to the best tunes, including dancehall, hip-hop, R&B and Afrobeats bangers.

What's The Motive

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.

The Escapologist

Brighten your day with a boozy ABBA sing-along at The Escapologist's epic Mamma Mia brunch. Transport yourself to that Greek island and party like The Dynamos, thanks to bottomless cocktails, non-stop tunes and an incredible drag host. 

BOTTOMLESS BRUNCH AT TEQUILA MOCKINGBIRD

Make the most of your Saturday afternoon by heading over to La Fiesta Bottomless Brunch from Tequila Mockingbird Charing Cross and Wimbledon. Not only will there be free-flowing drinks and tasty pizza, but also all kinds of entertainment. Think burlesque dancing, limbo and pinatas.