Head for the skies with this unique rooftop bar in Tobacco Dock. Enjoy panoramic views of the city from on high while you sip on cocktails and even take in a few rounds of croquet or petanque during summer, while in winter it's all about their ice rink.
Outdoor Events in London
Sure, we like to moan that there's no sun in a British summer, but once that big yellow ball starts shining down on us we all start to panic because we need things to do in the sun in London. For every problem, the capital has an answer and is ready with loads of different things to do outside ranging from boat parties and canal cruises to rooftop exercise and outdoor cinema. So when the temperature's rising, put on your finest string vest and get down to the best outdoor events in London.
One of the best outdoor bars in London, Midnight Apothecary is back for its ninth season bringing you gorgeous foraged cocktails in an idyllic open-air environment. Moreover, the Rotherhithe venue is letting you order food to their box office which the team will personally deliver to your table.
Missed bopping to your fave live acts? The Paperworks is the shiny new Peckham venue hoping to fix that, with their socially-distanced offering of music events. Book an al fresco spot to spend the night dancing and drinking to a whole host of epic acts.
Making sure you don't go hungry this summer, Prince Of Wales' new brunch and supper series Spaced Out is making use of their epic rooftop area. Head down to Brixton for the chance to tuck into delicious food and drinks, soundtracked by some of the city's best DJ collectives.
One of the best outdoor events in London, Fuller's Shakespeare in the Garden is bringing The Tempest to gorgeous beer gardens across the UK. Expect a spacious setting with food, drinks and a theatrical event.
The Great Game Treasure Hunt is a unique outdoor treasure hunt that's sure to get moving while putting your brain to work. Taking place across Greenwich, this fun event will give you a treasure map, compass and a few fun facts along the way, as you revel int the ultimate mind game.
When it comes to outdoor events in London, The 90 Minute Dash is up there. Not your usual activity, this quirky treasure hunt will have you looking for treasure in order to complete your mission and aim for the crown.
London in the Sky is one of London's most talked-about dining ventures. Taking al fresco drinking and dining to new heights, the dedicated Sky Table takes its guests 100ft in the air, providing panoramic views of London as you soak up the experience.
Baking is so in right now, so why not get your friends together and compete? All in a cute marquee, you'll be provided with the ingredients and 90 minutes to come up with the best bake, all in an effort to be crowned the winning baker in your group (and London if you wanna go that far).
Head over to the urban oasis that is Battersea Park for a sunny afternoon of putting and scoring at this 12-hole crazy golf course. Book beforehand for you and three of your housemates for a fun and easygoing weekend activity.
Head to Tobacco Dock where Love Pub + Grub is waiting to add some fun to your summer. Taking place every weekend, the event will be offering a giant beer garden experience alongside interactive games, tasty food, happy hours and epic DJ sets.
One of the best cinema experiences in the country, this gorgeous outdoor cinema is promising one of the most unique experiences in London this summer. Climb aboard a self-driving boat and float your way around Merchant Square while the Openaire screen plays an array of excellent movies.
One of the best places to eat outside in London, this unique hands-on BBQ experience is offering you the chance to grill up your own dinner in a gorgeous setting. Located right next the river, this fun pop-up restaurant is helping you squeeze the last drops out of the summer season.
Take your mates on a thrilling adventure through the City, following clues to 15 hotspots unlocking tasks, questions and challenges. A fun activity for hen or stag dos, birthdays or team building, these are events you will not want to miss this summer.
Bubble Football is a chaotic twist on the beautiful game, throwing its players into giant zorbs and challenging them to go head to head. It's an ideal outdoor event for stag and hen dos, team building or mad days out with mates craving something a little different this summer.
See London's streets like never before with the help of Imagine Experiences. Their immersive tours promise to take you beyond the guide book, bringing you closer to traditional pubs, iconic music venues and vibrant food markets.
If you're after a weekend of eating, drinking and dancing then look no further than PITCH Presents. The Stratford venue is putting on a series of socially distanced outdoor events to keep you and your mates entertained, complete with live DJ sets, BBQs and giant Jenga games.
If you're a fan of all things seafood, then this outdoor supper club series should be on your radar. Get on over to St Katharine Docks for a taste of wines, G&Ts and seafood from oysters and langoustines to home-cured fish and ceviche.
Like the idea of playing London's most immersive adventure trail? Urban Missions is an immersive game across Lambeth and Westminster, in which players will race against the clock to solve riddles sent directly to their phones, and crack the case before time runs out.
The Brixton Courtyard is an all-new socially distant outdoor experience, reinventing how you party in London this summer. Bringing together world class DJs, craft beverages, cocktails and street food traders, it's a Covid-safe setting to let loose once again.
You know what's fun? Live comedy. Do you know what else is fun? Bottomless booze. Put them together, and that's where the magic happens. The Vauxhall Comedy Club is promising to seriously liven up your night Friday night with their hilarious (and boozy) alfresco offering.