Quirky Summer Events in London

Sure, you could spend your summer days in the same old beer gardens, playing the same old frisbee in the same old park. Or you could treat yourself to something a little different. From speeding down the Thames 007-style, to taking a neon life drawing class or climbing inside a cocktail time machine, our guide to the capital's quirkiest events promises to make this summer your most exciting yet.

Last updated on 3rd July 2020

@ Marquis Of Granby on Friday 10th July 2020 and 23 other Fridays

Get ready to sashay your way through the capital city at this sass-filled silent disco. Hosted by a crack team of fierce AF drag queens, you'll be led through Soho's streets, screaming along to the world's campest tunes as you go. 

Putt In The Park is offering you and your housemates an afternoon of easy-going crazy golf and the perfect opportunity to air all your lockdown grievances. Simply book online for up to groups of four, head to Battersea Park and get read to bring your 'A' game.

Get your group ready, book out a booth and settle in for a party unlike any other this summer. The Brixton Courtyard is an all-new experience combining world class DJs, craft beverages, cocktails and street food in one Covid-safe setting, so you can dance without a care.


Flight Club

463 user reviews 5

This summer Flight Club is promising to become a paradise of palm trees, prosecco, pina coladas and bottomless pizza. Put your darts skills to the ultimate test in the plush surroundings of your own private oche. 

London Craft Beer Cruise

59 user reviews 4

One of the only things you should be splashing out on this summer, the London Craft Beer Cruise is letting you sail your way down the Thames, taking in the sights of the city, with an excellent line up of local craft beers to quench your thirst as you go.

  Mission: Bomb Disposal

20 user reviews 4

@ Leake Street on Various dates from Sunday 5th July 2020

Save 33.33% on ticket Bomb Disposal (1:30pm) with discount code UNLOCK

Put your code-breaking and riddle-solving skills to the test with Mission: Bomb Disposal. A great immersive game during lockdown, the energetic event will see you and your team searching for a secret hideout so you can save London and avert a crisis.

AIM Escape

2 user reviews 5

Not your usual summer event, AIM Escape has pivoted to outdoor games in the heart of East London. Make your way to Whitechapel where immersive technology and escape room experiences meet augmented reality, puzzles and gadgets to bring you outdoor fun.

  The Cheese Crawl

15 user reviews 5

@ Statue of Goddess Diana on Every Saturday

Taking the classic bar crawl and replacing the booze with a whole lotta cheese, See Your City know what they're doing with their latest tour offering. Explore London via its finest cheese counters, munching on the stinky stuff and taking part in a fromage-themed quiz.

  Thames Lates

32 user reviews 5

@ London Eye Millenium Pier on Various dates from Thursday 9th July 2020

Save 20% on ticket Thames Lates 8pm Sailing with discount code THAMESLATES20
Valid on any dates between 04/07/2020 and 31/12/2020.

Sip on cocktails as you jet down the Thames aboard a high-speed boat. The ultimate way to see the sunset over London's skyline, this 50-minute guided tour even comes complete with an epic soundtrack courtesy of DJ Mikee Snooze.