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 19th April 2018
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.
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.
Get thrown into the middle of this illicit gambling club, as a murder brings it into the spotlight. You’ll need to crack clues, gather evidence, and meet shady characters with everything to hide to put it together and solve the case.
Get ready to be greased up to your elbows in delicious hot sauce as The Bussey Building hosts WingJam 2018. Taking place in July, the event will include award-winning wings, hot wing challenges, live music and plenty of booze.
Putting the fun back into group games comes this croquet pop-up. Grab your mates and swing your way to victory at this pop-up in OXO Tower's atmospheric Bargehouse.
This summer, prepare for the ultimate Belgium beer festival, where you can enjoy unlimited tasters of 70 different beers, live music from a neo-vintage band, and food designed to pair with the beer.
One of the best things to do in London in summer, this great pop up restaurant on the South Bank promises grilled meats, toasted marshmallows and even interactive six-course tasting menus to enjoy.
The Wizard of Oz comes to Abney Park this summer for an outdoor performance of L.Frank Baum's classic. The new version will show Dorothy and her friends' journey as they embark on it through one of London's woodland memorial parks.
Get ready to party big with The One Hit Wonders and this amazing boat party. The events organisers are taking over a boat and sailing it down the Thames, complete with wild shenanigans and one of the best playlists in the business.
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.
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.
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.