Events And Experiences Now Open In London

It's been a quiet city for too long now, and these London events are hoping to make a safe return to business. From socially distanced brunches on beaches to couples-friendly activities perfect a post-lockdown date night, check out our recommendations for the events and experiences now open/opening soon in London.

*please note, opening scenarios will be dictated by both government and experience, so please stay safe, stay in contact with the event you've booked tickets for and be conscious of the impact you have on people around you when leaving home for these bookings.

Last updated on 21st September 2020

Interactive Pro Gaming

56 user reviews 5

Discounts available on certain events

Head over to The Four Thieves this season where their epic VR gaming pods are back with some of the most innovative and exciting games on the scene right now. Get ready to explore new world with this interactive experience this summer.

@ The Prince of Wales Brixton on Wednesday 23rd September 2020 and 2 other dates

One of the best events in London this summer, this unique bingo night is taking over the Prince of Wales rooftop for some weekly Wednesday madness. Get ready for round after round of high-energy dabbing and hilarious dance-offs from the Musical Bingo team.

Fulham Beach

321 user reviews 4

Too many months in London without the sand between your toes? Fulham Beach look to be getting back to things this coming July as they open with distancing measures in place for brunches and on-sand shenanigans.

Thames Rockets

40 user reviews 5

This summer, hop aboard a high-adrenaline experience sailing along the River Thames. You'll zip through the city on one of Thames Rockets's exhilarating boat rides, complete with stunning views of London's best attractions and a welcome cocktail when you return to land. 

  The Bottomless Shuffle Brunch

80 user reviews 5

@ London Shuffle on Various dates from Saturday 26th September 2020

Ready to brave the new normal? The Bottomless Shuffle Brunch invites you for a 55-minute shuffleboard session set to the tune of funk, soul and disco, as well as flowing bubbles and beer. Better yet? There's an open-air shuffle terrace with two lanes, an Airstream cocktail bar and huge parasols.

An all-new partying experience has launched in Brixton. The Brixton Courtyard is a socially distant outdoor event combining world class DJs, craft beverages, cocktails and some of London's best  street food traders all in one unmissable Covid-safe setting.

Midnight Apothecary

470 user reviews 4

One of the best drinking experiences now open in London, the Midnight Apothecary is back with a new socially distant look, but the same phenomenal drinks. Crafting their cocktails out of homegrown herbs and locally foraged ingredients, they're offering something a little different for your next night out.

Spend your Saturday dancing to a range of electro tunes and tucking into tasty BBQ chicken, courtesy of House and Garage Brunch. Not only will you be treated to live DJ sets blasting out all the hits but you'll also be given an hour of bottomless rum punch.

@ Tower Hill Station on Various dates from Thursday 24th September 2020

Discover more about the capital's intriguing past with this tour of the City of London. Grab your mates and take a trip around the area as you uncover the oldest pub, learn about its survival through fires and wars and learn about the easiest way to break into the Bank of England's vaults.

The Phoenix Arts Club

178 user reviews 5

This Central London bar is back and ready to party. Hidden just a twinkle-toed hop, skip and a jump from Soho, The Phoenix Arts Club is bringing you your long-awaited dose of art deco interiors, fabulous cocktails and live performances.

The Original Tour

52 user reviews 5

One of the best open-air bus tours of London, this particular sightseeing excursion has the upper hand on its counterparts due to the presence of a very well-stocked bar, so you can take in the capital's most iconic landmarks with the wind in your hair and a glass of the good stuff in your hand.

Putt In The Park

30 user reviews 4

Putt in the park is glad to announce that its Puttings are now reopened Booking your game in advance online is compulsory The only way you can book your game is online Strictly same household groups…

Sky Garden

282 user reviews 3

Sky Garden's Sky Pod Bar is reopening its doors, offering mega 43rd-floor views and a whole bevvy of vibrant cocktails. The perfect spot for belated celebrations and date nights alike, head here for sunset views like no other.

From events that bring you pancakes and bottomless prosecco to cocktail masterclasses and a Mean Girls-themed afternoon tea, DUO has got something for everyone. Gather your crew and head to Camden for a night out that promises food, drink and fun in equal measure.

  The Southbank BBQ Club

185 user reviews 4

@ The Southbank BBQ Club on Wednesday 23rd September 2020 and 4 other dates

Back for another year as London's best hands-on dining experience, The Southbank BBQ Club is giving you the power to grill up seven courses of delicious food. Get to know your own personal Big Green Egg BBQ as you sizzle and flip everything from fresh vegetables to soy-glazed duck.

AIM Escape

5 user reviews 5

Making sure your summer sizzles, AIM Escape has returned with augmented reality, high tech gadgets and challenging puzzles. Head to Whitechapel for an immersive escape room with a difference. All games are outdoors and COVID-19-safe.

The Luna Cinema - London

42 user reviews 4

The Luna Cinema is back, with an all-new selection of movies to catch under the stars this summer. Make the most of this fun, socially-distanced event with epic blockbusters, singalongs and cult classics against a backdrop of some of London's most iconic landmarks. 

Old Skl Brunch

23 user reviews 4

Old Skl Brunch is back this summer, bringing you lip sync battles, live DJs, bottomless drinks and tasty dishes, as well as safety precautions including social distancing and sanitisation. Check it out to see for yourself.

  So Fetch! Afternoon Tea

1 user review 5

@ Tonight Josephine Waterloo on Various dates from Tuesday 22nd September 2020

Pink and passionate about all things cocktails, Tonight Josephine are making a mega return to events with a roster of themed parties and afternoon teas. Get in loser, because this July it's Mean Girls themed, complete with bubbles, sweets and social distancing measures in place.

Urban Missions

26 user reviews 4

Discounts available on certain events

A high-octane outward bounds adventure across London, Urban Missions is a fun group activity that will have your cracking codes, finding clues and solving puzzles. From bomb disposals to hostage recovery, these live action events are adding a little extra adventure to your life.

Flight Club

466 user reviews 5

The UK's social darts connoisseurs are back this summer with eclectic events from Shoreditch to Islington, Manchester, Birmingham and beyond. Expect pizza paddles, flowing prosecco, cocktail slushies and high tech darts games.

The Reggae Brunch

1633 user reviews 4

The Reggae Brunch is back, baby. Expect to find the very best in reggae, soca, dancehall and more in one safe, socially distance setting. That's not all though, as they're still gigging you bottomless booze and mouthwatering brekkie eats to keep you dancing all afternoon.

@ Trapped Escape Rooms on Various dates from Tuesday 22nd September 2020

If you've been craving the chance to have a crack at an escape room, this is the experience to book now in London. You'll have just 60 minutes to get out of a prison van on its way to Pentonville, otherwise you could face a life behind bar... pretty scary huh? 

One of the best arts and crafts events in London, this quirky life-drawing session is turning out the lights and turning up the day glo as models pose covered in gorgeous neon body paint. An immersive, UV take on your classic art class, this edgy offering is helping you get a little more creative this season.


15 user reviews 5

Looking for a little cocktail making action? Learn all about the art of mixology with the experts from Sipsmith. Their online cocktail mixing masterclasses will have you whipping up gin-based concoctions with plenty of useful tips and tricks to keep you ginspired

Jerk & Jokes Brunch

5 user reviews 5

Bottomless brunches are back baby and better than ever. Get your fix of unlimited rum punch, tasty Jamaican nosh and RnB tunes at Jerk & Jokes Brunch. The event will also be welcoming a line-up of hilarious comedians to entertain you and five of your best mates.

@ Radisson Blu Bloomsbury Street Hotel on Various dates from Thursday 24th September 2020

Chaos will reign supreme once more as Basil, Sybil and Manuel welcome you back to this Faulty Towers-themed immersive dining experience. Expect lashings of laughter, tonnes of improvisation and a fair bit of audience participation - along with a mouthwatering 3-course meal.

The Old Queen's Head

113 user reviews 3

After a three month hiatus, The Old Queen's Head's legendary Tuesday night quiz is finally back, and it's better than ever before. With social distancing measures in place, this boozy event will guide you through a maze of bonkers trivia - with a prize for the winning team.


101 user reviews 4

Gin-House Burlesque's internationally-renowned performers are back again for an interactive vintage cabaret experience at The King's Head Member's Club. Join them at one of their incredible events and you're in for a titillating showcase in a seriously sultry setting.