Things To Do in London For Under £10
Finances when living in London? They're up and down like the drop of a bloody hat; but that doesn't mean your social life need suffer, only the contents of your fridge. Coming at you with events in London under £10, the below list boasts all your pocket-friendly partying needs; from quiz nights and comedy, to parties and off-the-wall events.
Last updated on 22nd February 2018
Get those funny bones rattling nearly every night in the city as Top Secret Comedy Club boast some of the most affordable nights in town. Promising a roster of name faces and indie acts, these London comedy tickets wont set you back any more than £5 a piece.
This closing party is only £5, and that gets you access to two areas of live music, live performers, authentic German food to buy, and half priced beer all night long.
One of the best London events under £10, this super cheap vintage fair offers awesome cocktails, funky tunes and all the vintage you could ever need, want or have in your life.
With tickets at just £5, this cheap London club doesn't skimp on quality. The sparkliest party in Central London, there's acts, amazing DJs and as much glitter as your body can handle.
Taking place once a month in South London, this life drawing class is led by an experienced art teacher and will show you how to hone your technique, create beautiful paintings and focus on the details.
Fancy a cinema experience that won't break the bank? Klaxons, they are sounding, and the tickets are selling out quick. Host to some of the most fun pop-up movie nights in the city, grab your ticket for less than a couple of bars of Freddo and head on down for drinks and cult classics galore.
Having already mastered whisky-based cocktails and stunning American comfort food dishes, the mastermind behind The Blues Kitchen in Shoreditch are now shifting their attention to their music game. Across April and May, the venue will be showcasing live music performances from the likes of Ephemerals, The Blues Brothers and Soul Exchange. If that wasn't enough to convince you, tickets are priced only £10.
Found just moments from Liverpool Street Station, grab a drink, eat some delicious pub food and get ready for a night of hilarious comedy, only at The Water Poet.
You get music, you get bingo, and you push them together to create this ridiculous night out. Expect twists, great prizes and wonderful drinks – and expect to pay a tenner.
Travel back in time and dance all night with Throwback Thursday at Cargo. Get ready to get your nostalgia on and move to the beats of the past as DJ Daniel Pozzebon is spinning all the Old School Hip Hop, R&B and everything in between all night.
One of the best live music events in London under £10, this fun charity gig will see bands and artists doing their thing for a great cause. With the money raised going to the Youth Music Charity, it's more than worth the £3 ticket price.
In the heart of East London, Blues Kitchen Shoreditch is putting on a swinging party for the end of Easter. The rowdy live music venue is celebrating the hits of Curtis Mayfield with a live band, DJs and punchy liquor.
From £4.50 a ticket you could be dropping to the hottest tunes from the '80s and '90s as Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes get the retro groove on. To really get you in the nostalgic mood, there will be screenings of the biggest '90s classics as well as some serious sing-alongs.
Cheap and cheerful, The Blackout Club has become a favourite spot for the city's fun-loving crowd. Taking over the Underground every Friday night and offering London's Rock 'N' Roll crazed audience a night of huge Rock and Indie tracks, drinks cost only £3 and entry to the premises is priced at only £5. Sitting comfortably in the middle of Camden, this Friday night spot draws crowds from all over North London. Expect to hear the likes of the Arctic Monkeys, the Clash and Catfish & the Bottleman at this laid-back club in North London.
Want to see some of the finest jazz, soul funk, French Chansons, Latin Salsa (and more) artists in London for less than a tenner? Get down to the Toulouse Lautrec where they offer nights with some of the best talents, from established legends to up-and-coming acts, all in a Parisian style jazz bar.
From Reggae to Funk to Hip Hop, this cool club night at Hoxton Hall will take you on a journey of the best Afropean sounds. With five hours of great music and vibes it's one of the best club nights in London under £10.
What do you do when you can’t have a house party at yours, and you can’t afford to go to an expensive club? You go to a house party in a club. That’s exactly what SiNK is proposing, offering up several floors of big tunes, beer pong, drink deals and free pizza.
Re-live that misspent youth with some of the legends of 90s gaming. Featuring all your favourite games and even a Sonic Speedrun competition, it's one of the best things to do in London under a tenner.
With tickets costing only £8, the Grand in Clapham invites London's music lovers to their humble home to celebrate the wonderful worlds of Hip Hop and Garage. First inviting DJ Yoda for a DJ set based around the History of Hip Hop, the team then turn their focus to DJ Luck and MC Neat, who'll be playing all your favourite Garage tracks. Full of frivolous fun, and a bargain at only £8 a ticket, you'll struggle to find an event that's better value for money than this.
With burlesque, live bands, go-go dancers, cabaret and DJs, Factory de Joie is bringing a carnival to Hackney's Paper Dress Vintage - what's more, tickets start from £7.
This is karaoke like you’ve never experienced it before, with amazing Afrobeat songs coupled with the most delicious food around, as well as games and fun activities guaranteeing a great night out.
This great London event under £10 will have you celebrating St Paddy's day properly. Get the gang together for a bizarre bingo night full of raffles, dance offs and happy hour deals.
Want to see some of the best comedy in the business but can't afford the prices? Look no further than Laugh Train Home as they host an incredible roster of comedians; tickets start from £6.
Want to see up-and-coming acts and internet celebrities perform at the fun Prince of Wales pub? Every Thursday they welcome them into the pub to perform – and at affordable prices.
Don’t pay an arm and a leg to watch the Joshua and Parker match. At Belushi’s, not only do they have cheap entry, there’s a happy hour, as well as deals on burgers, booze and VIP booths.
Possibly one of the best events in London under £10, this cheap-as-cheesy-chips food festival will feed all your dairy desires. With a huge programme of producers, traders, speakers, music and drinks, it's makes for a great day out this May bank holiday.
This London event under £5 is one of London's best comedy nights of 2018. Held weekly at The Savoy Tup, the Laughing Horse Comedy club want you to come down and vote for your favourite of 12 comedians and see who will be crowned their best new act of 2018.