Jubilee Weekend In London: June Bank Holiday Ideas

Whether you're an ardent anglophile or couldn't care less about the monarchy, something that we can all agree on is that bank holidays rock. And thanks to Lizzie's 70th year on the throne, we get an extra few days off work. We've put together this guide to the best things to do over the Queen's Platinum Jubilee bank holiday 2022, spanning everything from raucous late-night parties to quirky immersive experiences.

Last updated on 1st June 2022




Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch

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Ballie Ballerson is celebrating Queen Lizzie with a four-day lineup of partying and brunches. The red carpet will be pulled out ready for your grand entrance, plus the all-important ball pit is sure to be absolutely buzzing. Head on over for a good ol' knees-up, complete with top tunes and fabulous drinks.

The BBQ Club

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Looking for fun things to do this June bank holiday in Southbank? The BBQ Club is back to its riverside location, bringing with it a new interactive menu. With Jimmy and the team on board to help, you'll use a Big Green Egg to rustle up your own tasty six-course meal.

The Boat Show Comedy Club

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Floating on the Thames, The Boat Show Comedy Club is not to be missed. And on the 3rd of June? They'll be serving up laugh after laugh, with a range of famous and rising names taking to the stage to crack you up with their hilarious wit, skits and stand-ups.

Neverland

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To spend this long weekend on a pop-up beach, Neverland in Fulham is where to head. The Palm Beach Weekender sees you basking in the sun with views of the Thames, all while enjoying the residents DJs' tunes and sipping on bottomless Provence rosé.

  Disco Drag Bottomless Brunch

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@ The Cocktail Club Oxford Circus on Saturday 2nd July 2022 and 24 other Saturdays

Does a bottomless brunch sound like the way you want to celebrate Queen Lizzie's Platinum Jubilee? If so, The Cocktail Club in Oxford Circus have your back. They're dishing out fab food, alongside free-flowing concoctions, with a side order of disco dancing and diva-licious antics from your drag queen host.

Looking for a hotel near the Queen's birthday parade? NYX is the ideal place, boasting views of the Platinum Jubilee beacons. It's also located close to St Paul's Cathedral where a special service will be held on Friday 3rd June. Don't miss the huge pool, quirky bar and Afternoon TeaQuila package either.

Spicing up the nightlife scene across London is What's The Motive - and the Platinum Jubilee weekend is no exception. Fro hip-hop brunch parties to venue takeovers inspired by Caribbean islands, these events are bound to hit the spot.

If you're in need of fun-packed Jubilee activities, then you're going to want to head to The Mare Street Taproom for The Five Points Brewing Co's events. Whether you fancy laughing your socks off at a comedy night or checking out a beer tasting session - this haunt has got you covered.

  Alcotraz: Cell Block Two-One-Two

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@ Alcotraz Penitentiary: Shoreditch on Various dates from Wednesday 29th June 2022

Alcotraz is the prison-themed cocktail experience that sees you donning an orange jumpsuit and getting all banged up. Under orders from a notorious bootlegging gang, you must smuggle in booze without the warden noticing. What's in it for you? Delicious, bespoke drinks.

Hidden Jazz Club

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Hidden Jazz Club has some awesome events to keep you busy this Jubilee weekend. Head on over to The Vaults Theatre for an electrifying, musical experience, including live tunes performed by some of the best in the biz, alongside flowing drinks.

The Big Bakes

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Fancy showcasing your awesome baking skills... or perhaps making them a tad better? Then be sure to check out The Big Bakes across multiple London venues this Jubilee Weekend. Not only will you get all the ingredients provided, but you'll also have 90 minutes to create your masterpiece, and this June's cake of choice? None other than a Jubilee Crown Cake.

Garage Brunch

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To enjoy a Garage-filled party at various locations across the city, these cool events are your best bet. And to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee? A boat edition with resident DJs playing the best UKG tunes for you to skank out to.

Need Jubilee plans? Now you got 'em with The Egerton House Hotel. Expect to celebrate all things British with a fabulous afternoon tea, showcasing some of the tastiest sandwiches and sweet treats, accompanied by lip-smacking Champagne. 

Have a little, or perhaps a lot of fun, with Hackney Funhouse this Jubilee weekend. Expect to enjoy some of their fabulous events, including cooking your own concoctions at an immersive molecular cocktail bar, all while delving into some mouthwatering pizza. 

To celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, The Milestone Hotel and Residencies are holding a royal afternoon tea throughout June. With a reputation for slinging out some of the best sarnies, cakes and teas around, this one is not to be missed.

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

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On the 4th of June, Sounds Familiar Music Quiz is heading to Blues Kitchen in Brixton for a wild bottomless brunch. Sing along to all your favourite guilty pleasures, mash-ups and indie bangers, as well as wolf down mega munch, chased by free-flowing cocktails.

Ricco Lounge Events

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Over the long four-day weekend, Ricco Lounge is hosting a whole load of exciting events. Whether you fancy a Roaring Twenties-inspired cabaret show, a Latin live music session or a boogie to late-night DJs, its got you covered.

Banana Pub Crawl

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Whether you're starting at Simmons in Camden Town or Leicester Square, this fun bar crawl sees you enjoy free entry and drinks discounts, with a shot at each venue included in your ticket price. And to finish? Dancing 'til dawn at a top club.

Fuller's

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Over the Jubilee weekend, Fuller's are hosting a huge garden party in West London over at the Drayton Court Hotel. Head on over to wolf down freshly baked pizzas, guzzle down Aperol spritzes and enjoy all kinds of live music acts while soaking up the sunshine.

@ The Mind Palace on Various dates from Thursday 30th June 2022

The Case of the Poisoned Chalice is an immersive experience like no other. Moriarty's right-hand man sets you three cases to solve. Do you have the skills to solve them, find the ingredients and create the perfect cocktail? Let's find out.

Head to The Rubens at The Palace Hotel this June bank holiday to be treated to a royal afternoon tea, or dinner at The English Grill or The Curry Room. Whatever your taste, there's something to help you celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee here.

Chelsea Funhouse is coming in hot with their epic range of Jubilee weekend events. Whether you fancy enjoying a bottomless brunch with flowing Piper-Heidsieck Champagne, or a cryptic cocktail making experience, this hotspot has got you covered.

Hyper Reality

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Hyper Reality is offering up cyberpunk immersive experiences at their East London venue, thanks to incredible VR gaming. Think rollercoasters, go-karting and zombie apocalypses in the main area, all followed by a trip to the themed bar for a few drinks.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

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Combining everyone's favourite boozy meal with the hottest tracks is Hip Hop Brunch, who boast parties all across the city - and June bank holiday weekend is no exception. Heading to secret locations from 3rd to 4th of June, this cool event isn't to be missed.

Flight Club

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If you hadn't already got yourself down to one of Flight Club's brunch socials, then celebrating Lizzie's big day seems like a great way to get started. Here, you'll enjoy bottomless pizza, a bottle of prosecco each and a go on their high-tech darts boards.

Need a fun event to head to this May bank holiday weekend? La Isla Bonita Brunch is giving you the best 80s lip-sync singalong and musical bingo, alongside a scrumptious brunch. Plus, on the booze front, you can sip on spiced rum sangria, beer and prosecco.

Rooftop Film Club

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Rooftop Film Club has a lineup of fabulous showings and popcorn for film enthusiasts. Whether you watching the classic ol' Wizard Of Oz with your pals or a modern screening of Death on The Nile with beau, this Great Eastern Road hotspot has got you sorted.

Skylines Boat Parties

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Make your way down to Westminster Pier on Saturday 4th June to celebrate the Jubilee weekend in style. You'll be casting off onto the Thames with Skyline Boat Parties, enjoying the sunset, pub prices and DJs on board, before heading to the secret after party.

Not sure how to spend your Jubilee bank holiday weekend? We've got you sorted with this epic West End Drag Brunch, where you'll get to hear tunes from all your favourite pop queens such as Beyonce, Mariah and Britney and enjoy entertainment from Ruby Murry and circus acts.

  Silent Sounds Boat Party

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@ The Silent Disco Boat on Saturday 2nd July 2022 and 3 other Saturdays

Looking for a bank holiday party in London? Hop aboard The Dutch Master and enjoy one heck of a silent disco. Whack on your headphones and get your groove on to killer tunes, from party anthems to hardcore house, all while drinking in beaut views of the capital's iconic landmarks.

You can always rely on Lucky Voice's Karaoke Brunches for a good time. Head here on the Queen's Jubilee weekend, where you'll not only be able to sing your heart out to some top-notch tunes, but there will also be some tongue-tantalising grub and bevvies on offer.

The Exhibit

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The Exhibit in Balham should be your go-to for Jubilee events in the city. Whether you're looking to head along to their Killer Thriller Thursdays for a top-notch screening, or a bank holiday party with plenty of flowing bevvies - you definitely won't run out of things to do.

@ President Hotel on Various dates from Thursday 30th June 2022

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Looking for things to do this bank holiday in June? Book yourself in at this hilarious Faulty Towers-themed dining experience. Always an absolute hoot, this goings-on sees you tucking into a three-course meal, as well as being entertained by comical characters inspired by the TV show.

The Horse & Groom

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On the hunt for fun things to do over the Jubilee weekend in Liverpool Street? Then head on over to The Horse & Groom for their wicked POV daytime party. Not only will there be free entry, but also 2-4-1 cocktails, disco and house bangers, plus all kinds of celebrations.

The 90's Brunch

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For a Pride edition of the 90s brunch, head to a secret London location come Saturday 4th June. Here, you'll enjoy a day party of the best hits from the era, including bottomless cocktails and a two-course meal as well. 

From London Fields to Camden and Borough Markets, Plonk Golf has venues scattered all across the city just waiting to help you celebrate Lizzie's big day. Take to the courses and go up against mates, putting your way to victory across all the obstacles.

Live Band Karaoke!

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Whether you've got the swagger of Jagger or the bravado of Blondie, Live Band Karaoke is the perfect event for you to strut your stuff at. Take to the stage to belt out your favourite hits, backed by a five-piece band, this bank holiday weekend.

Merchant House

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Did somebody say cocktails? Merchant House just did. Make your way to this much-loved venue on Bow Lane for their awesome range of boozy events. Whether you fancy heading to a whiskey or rum masterclass, this fabulous hotspot has got you covered.