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 28th October 2016
LOOK, THIS MOVIE EVENT IN LONDON IS ONLY £1. 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.
A cocktail event in London under £10, Midnight Apothecary is one of the most charming endeavours of them all. Found on a delicate rooftop terrace, head on down for a roster of floral and botanical inspired cocktails alongside roaring fires once the sun goes down.
Jovial antics and thigh slapping comedy, sometimes you can only afford to catch that on the TV, but not when Thom Foole is in the Old Queens Head house. Promising a cabaret roster of quirky entertainers and stand-up antics, snag these event tickets in London for under £10.
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.
In case you didn’t already know, the New Zealand craft beer scene is pretty impressive. Out of Office are hosting a pretty special tutored tasting session in November, where beer lovers will be able to get a cheeky taste of the most innovative and exciting Kiwi brews on the scene right now. Head along to douse your palate in some of the finest beer from down under, we’re practically giving tickets away at £10 each!
Comedy in London for under £10, it's what we think you so rightly deserve, and it's Aeronaut that are coming up with the goods. Not only one of the best pubs in the city, their stunning spiegeltent is home to the ultimate affordable comedy night courtesy of Laugh Train Home.
Far Rockaway are bringing disco back to the masses with their weekly Friday night sessions! Join the guys at this eclectic Shoreditch cocktail bar where your dancing shoes will get a serious workout, with an all-inclusive list of disco beats covering everything from the 70s, 80s and 90s right through ‘til 2am. There’s a great list of cocktails to see you through the night and tickets are a flat five pounds if you book in advance.
With most tickets to this two day spectacular in London costing under £10, the Clapham Fringe is perfect for anyone hoping to experience art and theatre like never before. Including a show dedicated to the sounds of the Gadulka, a one man comedy performance based on being trapped in limbo and a theatrical performance based on the intertwining story of two homeless men in London, the event will consume the Bread & Rose Theatre in South London for two days at the end of October.
Get your creepy kicks for mere pennies as the London Bridge Ghost Tour promises one of the most affordable walking tours in the city. Enticing you into the weird and wonderful ethereal world of spirits gone by, hear stories and have your hairs stand on end.
Opulent, stylish, carefree - Dirk Diggler certainly knew how to throw a party. Far Rockaway winds the clock back to 1977 and dedicates a weekly night out to this cool as hell character, with DJs dropping a playlist dedicated to the biggest and best funk, soul and disco bangers. Dance long into the night with great cocktails at the bar, you could save £3 on the door by booking in advance.
The quiz night to end all quiz nights, this just so happens to be some of the most fun you can have for under £10 in London. Not only promising a roster of interactive games and gnarly prizes, Last Man Standing promise comedy and cavorting all night long.
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.
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.
With a number of frivolous games and fun-loving performances, you definitely won't forget an October night out at this quaint spot in West London. The team at the Oktoberfest Pub in West London drench their Autumn celebrations in German Beer and all the traditional Bavarian fun anyone can handle, inviting guests to sample all their finest produce. The team serves up 85 different German beers alongside an impressive selection of salted pretzels and mustard covered wurst.
It's Gameshow Time has got all your fun needs covered for as little as £4 a ticket. Head down to The Star of Kings for a night of epic amusement, with alternative comedians hosting a fast and furious challenge night. Join in with the hilarious comedy night to win prizes and laugh yourself silly with pro entertainers.
The Forge is a live arts venue based in North London that brings together a diverse selection of talented musician, quirky artists and hilarious comedians. Always looking to host the next big thing, you can always find some of Camden's best up-and-coming artists performing here. With tickets coming it at around £10, there are few better cheap things to do in London than watch as London's best artists strut their stuff on stage.
For an intergalactic battle against the forces of evil change, head to Old Street Records and dance long into the night to sounds of London's best Funk & Soul DJs. While the Zealots and the venue's resident DJ wreak havoc upstairs, the always fun Judge And The Jury will be performing alongside Cluekid downstairs, whipping East London's party-mad crowds into an unrivalled, fun-loving frenzy.
If you want a no-holds barred night out in the heart of Camden on Saturday 26th, it’s all about This & That. Advanced tickets are just £5 and you can look forward to a relentless night of RnB, hip-hop, dancehall and garage tunes courtesy of DJ Rugrat and friends.
Whether you're a beginner or intermediate, these Brazilian dance classes will have you owning the dance floor in no time. Learn to shimmy and shake to RnB and Lamba Zouk at this social and fun night in Soho complete with an after-party to show off your newest moves.
Trapeze are throwing another of their mad fun nights as they put on a karaoke inspired by hip hop's biggest stars. There will be Jay-Z, Coolio and the Fresh Prince and there will be a whole load of fun as you party at one of East London's silliest club nights.
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.