Summer Events in London

Want to make the most of your summer but not quite sure what to do? Do not fear - we have put together a list of summer events that are happening in our glorious City for you to enjoy. We've picked nothing but the greatest events to get you out and about so you can make the most of your summer days. Check out our recommendations for some brilliant summertime events in London, you won't be disappointed!

Last updated on 20th August 2018

6 events @ 2 venues with 172 upcoming dates from 19 Sep 2018 until 07 Jan 2019

Enjoy tasters, cocktails and even a sample of rare spirits at this summer series of boozy masterclasses. With classes at both of Merchant House's venues, as well as its Brig, you can learn from some of the world's best experts.

@ R.S. Hispaniola on Saturday 22nd September 2018 and 9 other Saturdays

All aboard The Tattershall Castle boat this summer for its 15th year running as London's finest and funniest floating comedy club. Take advantage of the summer evenings at this intimate docked liner as you'll be giggling and cheering away as class comedy acts from premier improv troupe Noise Next Door and funny Frenchman Marcel Lucont to comic-actor Charlie Baker and stand-up sensation MC David Morgan take to the stage and entertain no end. Not forgetting its open 'til late nightclub, The Tattershall Castle will also cater to the carousers among you post-show complete with bevvies and boogies.

20 events @ Cafe de Paris with 20 upcoming dates from 21 Sep 2018 until 24 Nov 2018

One of the best burlesque venues in London, cafe de Paris has your summer events list sorted as they bring you a range of stunning shows in a beautifully opulent venue.

Last Days of Shoreditch

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What happens when you combine delicious food, great music and tonnes of art all in the best months of summer? The Last Days of Shoreditch, the event that ironically has no intention of finishing. With food stalls aplenty, clubbing nights and exhibitions, this is the best place to while away your summer days.

4 events @ 2 venues with 43 upcoming dates from 21 Sep 2018 until 18 Dec 2018

Known for its intimate venue and ability to crack even the toughest nuts up, The Boat Show Comedy Club is back this May for more laughs. The comedy club's location on The Boat Show provides a unique comedy experience during shows this month.

35 events @ Secret London Location with 35 upcoming dates from 22 Sep 2018 until 29 Jun 2019

With a number of brunches spread across the entire Summer, Hip Hop Brunch hopes to change the way you think about Saturday afternoons. Serving a mouth-watering 3 course meal and boasting an impressive cocktail list, you'll have a chance to gorge on the best the South has to offer while celebrating the creativity and work of Hip Hop's many legendary artists. This is a great way to unwind after a long working week. 

3 events @ Sakagura with 9 upcoming dates from 26 Sep 2018 until 27 Nov 2018

Head to Heddon Street where this gorgeous restaurant will be playing host to a range of exceptional food and drinks events that will keep you fed and watered throughout the summer months.

1 events @ The Prince of Wales Brixton with 2 upcoming dates starting on 06 Oct 2018

When it comes to summer events in London, nothing trumps a terrace or stunning rooftop. So check out these banging parties, with tickets starting from a fiver, you'd be silly to miss out.

1 events @ Belair House with 1 upcoming dates starting on 25 Oct 2018

Take your cinema-watching outside with Night Star Cinema. The pop-up company is taking over two gorgeous locations - including the Georgian Belair House - for classics such as Grease and Rocky Horror Show.

  Canal Party Club

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@ Canal Boat Party on Various dates from Thursday 20th September 2018

Jump aboard the Canal Party Club boat and party in your preferred style. Hire out the party canal for you and your friends and embark on your very own journey around London. The two hour cruise leaves from King's Cross, travels through Camden and along the stunning 200 year old underground Islington Tunnel. Bringing your on booze, food and music is allowed so stock up for the day! A great way to spend a summer afternoon, you won't be left disappointed.

10 events @ Secret London Location with 10 upcoming dates from 22 Sep 2018 until 15 Jun 2019

Add a big old dose of disco and dance to your brunch with this huge event. Disco Brunch is popping up once a month in a secret location; follow your eyes for the sounds of ABBA, Donna Summer, and more, alongside bottomless cocktails and brunch food.

3 events @ 3 venues with 94 upcoming dates from 22 Sep 2018 until 31 Mar 2019

Get the ultimate summer staycation with Flight Club, as they host their summer brunch socials complete with palm trees, epic summer songs from their top DJs, prosecco, Pina Colada cocktails, bottomless pizza and all the Social Darts you need.

13 events @ The Exhibit with 33 upcoming dates starting on 22 Sep 2018

This summer, The Exhibit is hosting a huge range of events; from life drawing, to instagram workshops and themed brunches. Take a closer look for up to date information on the fun pop-ups at this activity hub.

1 events @ Pitch Stratford with 2 upcoming dates starting on 23 Sep 2018

Bringing you hip-hop parties, summer extravaganzas and an all-round great place to chill out, Pitch Stratford is one of the top spots to see and be seen this season.

@ HALF HITCH Micro-Distillery on Various dates from Thursday 20th September 2018

One of the coolest things to do in London this summer, this gin masterclass from the Half Hitch micro-distillery will give you an intensive session on the ways and means of making gin, alongside giving you the opportunity to create your very own.

6 events @ 3 venues with 6 upcoming dates from 24 Sep 2018 until 12 Jan 2019

Bringing you some of the best music events in London this summer, spend an evening at one of these unique tribute nights. Paying homage to everything from Neo-Soul to Whitney Houston, it's the perfect date night for music fans.

2 events @ 2 venues with 30 upcoming dates from 20 Sep 2018 until 25 Jan 2019

Immerse yourself in the world of magic this summer, as London's most exclusive magic show returns to the heart of London for a captivating experience like nothing you've ever seen before.

2 events @ 2 venues with 7 upcoming dates from 22 Sep 2018 until 15 Dec 2018

From London Bridge to Balham, experience a night of fun, drinks, and ceilidh dancing. Whether you're a pro or complete newbie, you can expect a roof-raising evening. 

38 events @ Boisdale of Canary Wharf with 160 upcoming dates starting on 19 Sep 2018

Renowned jazz, blues, and soul bar Boisdale of Canary Wharf have a jam-packed schedule this summer, bringing you the best live music from across their restaurant, oyster bar, cigar terrace and more.

21 events @ Kansas Smitty's with 21 upcoming dates from 19 Sep 2018 until 25 Nov 2018

Kansas Smitty's are turning up this summer with some of the finest live music in London. Not only that, but they'll be offering a spectacular range of drinks ranging from amazing cocktails to cracking beer.