Quirky Activities In London

There's no shortage of strange and quirky in the capital, from Tina Turner getting you drunk at brunch through to entering an alternate universe in Battersea. London is awash with quirky activities meaning you have absolutely no excuse to throw a dull birthday bash, bore your date to tears or spend a weekend in bed again. Read on to find out the best quirky activities in London.

Last updated on 18th June 2018

2 events @ AIM with 100 upcoming dates from 09 Jul 2018 until 27 Aug 2018

Get stuck into AIM Escape, where you'll have to escape everything from a psychopath's den to a top secret underground bunker – but all happen to be the most immersive and high tech rooms around.

  Strictly Come Drag Queen

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@ Dr Kluger's Olde Town Tavern on Various dates

It's time to live out those drag ambitions at Dr Kluger's Olde Tavern this January as the venue dresses up and puts on one hell of a bottomless brunch. Gorge on pancakes, bacon and waffles as the drag superstars lip sync and style it out in an epic battle; there will also be two hours of endless booze at this quirky venue.

8 events @ 6 venues with 27 upcoming dates from 25 Jan 2017 until 06 Dec 2018

Adding a healthy dose of music to the classic pub quiz formula is Sounds Familiar Pub Quiz, shoving seven discos into one night. With a whole heap of rounds, you will be challenged to singalong, guess the name of the song and dance on the tables come the end of this quirky London night out.

5 events @ 3 venues with 11 upcoming dates from 10 Jul 2018 until 10 Nov 2018

Disco Yoga is bringing two greats together at their alternative classes in East London. Taking place in Century Club, Disco Yoga will get you stretching, downward-dogging and sun-saluting to the best '80s anthems. They're even chucking in a post-workout cocktail to sweeten the deal.

The Four Thieves

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The Four Thieves is a bit of a legend when it comes to quirky things to do in London. Not only are they a great little boozer but they also have an awesome upstairs games room. From virtual reality through to car racing and arcade games, no weekend will ever be the same.

@ The Candlemaker on Every Saturday

Everyone knows that bottomless brunch is a surefire way to banish boredom but The Candlemaker in South London are upping the ante. Stuff yourself with breakfast food as Tina Turner dances, prances and calls out bingo numbers at this alternative London activity.

Head over to the picture-perfect St Katharine Docks for a delicious night of eating, drinking and learning. The renowned dim sum spot is letting you in on the tricks of the trade with one of their foodie masterclasses.

1 events @ Christabel's Cocktail Bar with 1 upcoming dates starting on 04 Aug 2018

Pimp a pineapple, cover your cocktails in edible glitter and style your macaroons at Christabel's - the masters of quirky activities in London. Taking place in secret locations across the city, these parties will guarantee hours of fun.

3 events @ Tobacco Dock with 132 upcoming dates from 10 Jul 2018 until 07 Oct 2018

Whether you're heading there for croquet, petanque or just a spot of cloud-gazing, this great rooftop bar is a fun place to do some quirky activities in London.