Summer Events in London

The glory days are here (praise be vitamin d), and you want to make the most of your summer in London 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 summer pop-ups and weather-friendly experiences to new events in a guide to all things summer in London.

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

Last updated on 27th August 2019

The BBQ Club

188 user reviews 4

Get your summer off to a sizzling start as Jimmy's BBQ Club returns to the South Bank for another round of DIY grilling across six stunning courses of food, as well as a unique masterclass series that will be gifting you the ultimate BBQ hacks.

Head to Tobacco Dock where Skylight is back for the summer with the ultimate sunshine set up. Enjoy lawn games such as croquet and petanque or just relax with a cocktail and enjoy some gorgeous views of the city.

ROXX London

36 user reviews 4

One of London's best rooftop parties returns this summer for more insanity. Join the Roxx crew as they takeover the top of the Karma Sanctum Soho for their 5th year of hot tubs, deep house and serious antics.

@ Ladies and Gentlemen bar Camden road on Various dates from Sunday 15th September 2019

Test out your sea legs by jumping aboard a rum cruise though London's historic canals. What better time than summer to recline on a long boat and take in our gorgeous city? Holding up to 12 eager sailor, this rum-fueled cocktail cruise us sure to be an epic event. 


69 user reviews 4

@ Brunel Museum on Friday 20th September 2019 and 3 other dates

This summer, Midnight Apothecary is back with even more frolicking to be had. Experience an evening of London's finest culinary talent, stunning local brews and delicious cocktails from the city's finest, while snuggling by campfires and reclining on rooftops. 

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.

Flight Club

349 user reviews 5

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.

@ Skuna Boats on Various dates from Sunday 15th September 2019

Have a BBQ with a view as you set sail on a barbecue boat around West India Quay. You'll get to kick back and relax with a cold drink, freshly cooked food straight off the barbie and take in some of London's most iconic landmarks at this unique summer experience. 


9 user reviews 4

Christabels create vibrant events in hidden locations, immersing guests in unique food and drink concepts such as disco diva cocktails and cocktail garden masterclasses. Each event makes use of a thematic menu, with seasonal ingredients and quirky props. 

Pop Up Screens

44 user reviews 5

Pop Up Screens are back for another seasona of classic film screenings in a park near you. Watch classics like The Breakfast Club or modern thriller Get Out under the stars at these one-of-a-kind viewing experiences across London.