Quirky Summer Events In London

Sure, you could spend your warm 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 immersive cocktail experiences, our guide to the quirky summer events in London is sure to impress.

Last updated on 17th March 2023

The Murdér Express Part Deux -Jewel Of The Empire: Award Winning Immersive Theatrical Dining Experience

@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Thursday 23rd March 2023

Funicular is bringing The Murdér Express Part Deux -Jewel Of The Empire to Pedley Street Station. Expect a fabulous and fun murder mystery and a four-course feast from Masterchef The Professionals' finalist Louisa Ellis. 

Flight Club

Searching for quirky things to do this summer in London for 2023? 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. 

Brixton Jamm

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.


AIM Escape

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.

Urban Missions

On the hunt for unique summer events this 2023 in London? Put your code-breaking and riddle-solving skills to the test with Urban Missions. A great immersive game around the city, the energetic event will see you and your team searching for secret clues so you avert a crisis.


Looking for quirky things to do in East London this summer? Gin-House Burlesque is taking over The King's Head Member's Club for multiple dates, showcasing unique and dazzling cabaret performances, as well as snake charmers, magic and the like.

London Craft Cruises

Hop aboard the London Craft Beer Cruise for a good ol' time in the city. Not only will you be able to quaff plenty of hop-tastic brews, but you'll get front-row seats of the gorgeous landmarks, all while tucking into cheese and meats. Sign us up.

Ibiza Anthems Brunch

Inject a little quirky into your life with the Ibiza Anthems Brunch across the capital. Head inside a range of cool venues, where you'll be able to throw some shapes to non-stop beats spun by live DJs, before digging into mouthwatering brekkie-inspired plates.


When it comes down to quirky and themed nights out in London this summer, Neverland has got you sorted. From Barbie-inspired shindigs to live DJ sets and booze galore, this crackin' venue knows how to celebrate during the warmer months.

Impossible Things Entertainment

Searching for quirky and fun nights out in London for groups this summer? Look no further than Impossible Things Entertainment. Whether you fancy singing to 90s bangers, belting it out to Taylor Swift or swaying to Disney, these guys have got just the thing.

Rivoli Pop up Cinema

Taking place in the stunning Rivoli Ballroom, this pop-up cinema is an absolute must. Join them for classic movie nights this summer, with titles including Jaws, Thelma And Louise, and Some Like It Hot, against a backdrop of scarlet interiors and plush seating.

The Big Bakes

For quirky events in London this summer of 2023, go head-to-head in teams for a baking competition quite like none other. Under one cool marquee, The Big Bakes will be providing all the ingredients, instructions and 90 minutes to produce the best goods of your life.