One of the best summer pop-ups in London, Fulham Beach is promising an eclectic event schedule of quirky happenings. From themed parties to bottomless brunches, this South London staple is topping everything off with top-quality refreshments and fun activities.
Quirky Pop-Ups In London
If there's one thing we can say for the people of this city, it's that there is no limit to their imagination, demonstrated by the sheer number of wacky, weird and downright quirky pop-ups in London. From an alcoholic tea party inspired by Pat Butcher through to a sport that King VIII used to play, these are just a few of our favourite unusual pop-ups in London.
Midnight Apothecary is the summer pop-up you need on your radar. Found at the Brunel Museum, the secret rooftop garden and terrace serves some of London's most unique cocktails, created using herbs and plants picked fresh that day.
A cool and quirky pop-up near London Bridge, Crooks 1926 is immersing you in a cockney criminal underworld complete with boxers, schemers and West End boys. Enjoy your time in this alternate world, but remember that every choice you make influences the outcome of your evening.
The New Yorker Gallery is hosting a massive Big Apple-inspired loft party this June, complete with free-flowing drinks. Make your way through a menu of salted caramel, Ferrero Rocher and classic espresso martinis alongside other classis sips to a soundtrck of live DJs.
Ever drank in prison before? Because now's your time. It's all getting a bit Orange is the New Black up in here, where it's up to you to smuggle in your favourite bottle of alcohol, past the warden using bribery and special techniques, so that one of the inmates can mix you up some spectacular cocktails.
If it's a hidden bar that you're after, this intimate nook within Merchant House has it all. Available to book all summer, London's smallest bar gives you the opportunity to listen to your own music and shake up cocktails with your own personal bartender.
So you've smuggled your bottle of moonshine into this unique BYOB pop-up, what next? Moonshine Saloon is plunging you straight into the Wild West at this illicit gambling den with card games, sheriffs and libations to knock your socks off.
One of the coolest pop-ups in Central London, this 1920s-themed pop-up party should be making its way to the top of your post-lockdown agenda. Get dressed to the nines and head to their secret location for dinner, drinks and live music.
From the same team behind Journey to the Underworld and Jewel of The Empire, comes The Murdér Express - an immersive dining experience that will have you pointing your finger at your fellow passengers. The luxury four-course menu is created by Jane Devonshire and includes dishes such as three bird roast, and parsnip and maple veloute.
Offering a whimsical winter retreat for Londoners on the South Bank, The Circus Bar is a cosy escape from the cold with open fires, hot toddies and saucy burgers. Take moment from the cold and explore the space before catching a classic Christmas flick at the bar's secret cinema.
Head to the South Bank this winter and you'll find Bar Under The Bridge, a quintessential winter pop-up bar offering plenty of festive frolicking. From cosying up with burgers and hot toddies to quirky activities, they're sure to get you in the Christmas spirit.
Get a wiggle on to one of London's quirkiest pop-ups this summer. Retroglow's nostalgic dance classes will have you moving to throwback themes inspired by the best of the 80s and 90s; we're talking classic hip-hop, boybands and of course, Madonna.
Searching for something a little different to do in London? Fuller's Shakespeare in the Garden is a brilliant pop-up series that'll see you watching live plays in an informal setting. Taking over pubs around the city, the theatrical events are a must for theatre lovers and those looking to shake things up.
In need of a really good giggle? Join the foul-mouthed Grandma Flash and her partner Harry Spelvin for a hilarious hip-hop twist on the classic game of bingo. Taking place in venues around London, the event will have you dancing to tunes, winning prizes and laughing out loud.
Roll back the clock at the 90s Brunch, undoubtedly one of London's quirkiest pop-up events. Certain to leave you beaming from ear to ear, the event revolves around a home cooked brunch offering, rounded off by huge 90s tracks - R Kelly, Destiny's Child etc - and a few frivolous rounds of lip-syncing.
If you're looking for good drinks, lively dancing and an evening of debauchery, then head to this private members club with Gin-House Burlesque is taking over with jaw-dropping circus performers, slinky cabaret queens and live music, plus special guests.
Is this the most fun you're ever going to have? There's only one way to find out... Musical Bingo, Last Man Standing and Gospeloke are getting you ready for the weekend with a series of epic events.
If you're searching for the best quirky pop-up cinemas in London, these are your guys. Taking over local parks and outdoor spaces from North to South, they'll be showing everything from Dirty Dancing to The Greatest Showman under the moonlight.
When it comes to quirky pop-ups? There are few places as impressive as Rooftop Film Club. One of the best outdoor cinemas in London, this experience will have you watch classic movies like Top Gun, Legally Blonde and Jurassic Park in a unique setting.