Summer Events in London

The glory days are here (praise be vitamin D) and you want to make the most of your time in the city but are not quite sure where to start? Don't fret. Slap on the suncream and get your sandals out of storage as we bring you everything from seasonal pop-ups and weather-friendly experiences to new venues in a guide to summer events in London.

Thirsty for more? Don't miss our summer pop-ups guide while you're here.

Last updated on 31st March 2020




Venture over to Tobacco Dock where Skylight is back for the summer with its epic sunshine set up. Enjoy lawn games such as croquet and petanque or just relax with a cocktail and take in some gorgeous views of the city.

  The Big London Bake

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@ The Castle Tooting on Various dates from Thursday 2nd April 2020

Love all things The Great British Bake Off related? Then this event is right up your alley. Inspired by the popular cooking show, The Big London Bake has pitched its tent at The Castle Tooting and is offering wannabe star bakers the opportunity to whisk their way to victory over 90 minutes of competitive fun.

@ Shrubs Wood on Saturday 25th April 2020 and 4 other Saturdays

This immersive experience is taking things back to basics. Transporting you to an ancient forest, Nomadic will lead you on a guided tour to forage for ingredients that'll be used to cook up stunning dishes. Putting a new meaning to the term farm to fork, it promises to be a truly unique adventure in the heart of nature.

Flight Club

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Get the ultimate staycation with Flight Club, as they host their brunch socials complete with palm trees and bangers from resident DJs. Add in lashings of prosecco, pina colada cocktails, bottomless pizza and all the Social Darts you need, and you've got all the makings of a raucous afternoon.

The Luna Cinema - London

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The Luna Cinema has garnered acclaim for their incredible outdoor film screenings at iconic spots across the city. This season is no different, as the movie maestros are returning with a collection of old-school classics and newer hits being shown at sites such as Hampton Court Palace and Kenwood House.

Cocktails in the City 2020

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Cocktails in the City is descending on Bedford Square Gardens for one weekend only with a boozy event that's sure to inspire lovers of all things strong and fruity. Join them for an exclusive garden party complete with lawn games, tastings and interactive workshops under the sun. 

@ Secret private rooftop venue on Sat, 18th Jul 2020 @ 21:00 - 3:00

Nothing screams summer more than a rooftop party. In celebration of their 10th anniversary, The Mansion London are hosting a fabulous sky-high shindig at a secret central location, filled with live DJ sets, make-up artists, an exclusive art exhibition and a clairvoyant. 

This unforgettable summer event in London will have you tasting exquisite food from some of the city's finest restaurants, all in aid of Action Against Hunger. Throughout the evening, The Moveable Feast will take you on a culinary journey between four incredible eateries, enjoying a bespoke course in each of their private dining rooms.