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 18th September 2018

8 events @ Blues Kitchen Shoreditch with 71 upcoming dates starting on 20 Sep 2018

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.

@ Crazy Bear on Wed, 3rd Oct 2018 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Calling all booze-lovers: whether you have a taste for vodka or gin, this alcohol-fuelled masterclass is here to teach you all about your tipple of choice. Led by the experts at Ramsbury, you can learn all about the history of spirits production and the methods that are used, with a delicious cocktail and samples to keep you going.

4 events @ The Prince of Wales Brixton with 4 upcoming dates from 21 Sep 2018 until 19 Oct 2018

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.

17 events @ Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club with 74 upcoming dates starting on 19 Sep 2018

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.

4 events @ Bethnal Green Working Men's Club with 4 upcoming dates from 20 Sep 2018 until 17 Jan 2019

These amazing cabaret and burlesque performers are taking inspiration from director David Lynch to create an absurd night of dark, troubling cabaret and mysterious burlesque.

2 events @ 2 venues with 71 upcoming dates from 18 Sep 2018 until 08 Oct 2019

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.

@ Concrete on Sat, 13th Oct 2018 @ 21:00 - 2:00

If you love a cheesy night of pop music, you're going to want to head to this hotspot for a night in honour of Lady Gaga's debut album The Fame. You'll hear all her hits, plus tunes from artists like Steps, All Saints, Miley Cyrus and more alongside pop-themed cocktails and giveaways.

@ The Underworld on Every Friday

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. 

@ Shoreditch Platform on Wednesday 26th September 2018 and 3 other Wednesdays

Experience karaoke, the Cool Kids way, as this Shoreditch spot is throwing a night dedicated to the Noughties. With 2-4-1 drinks deals and prizes for the best performance, we can't think of a better way to spend your Wednesday.

2 events @ The Grand with 22 upcoming dates from 21 Sep 2018 until 03 Mar 2019

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.  

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@ Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes on Saturday 29th September 2018 and 5 other Saturdays

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.

5 events @ Top Secret Comedy Club with 250 upcoming dates starting on 19 Sep 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.

5 events @ The Grand with 6 upcoming dates from 21 Sep 2018 until 11 Jan 2019

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.

@ The Prince of Wales Brixton on Fri, 21st Sep 2018 @ 20:00 - 3:00

Party hard in the club room and get all the insta pics on the stunning rooftop, as Prince of Wales invites you to throw it back to the 90s. With a burger shack, cocktail bar and 90s tunes all night long, it doesn't get much better than this. Get your hands on £8 tickets now.

@ Shoreditch Platform on Sun, 30th Sep 2018 @ 13:00 - 17:00

What better way to beat the Sunday blues than a FREE UK Garage vs Afro House party mashup? With heaps of confetti, plenty of drinks and an anything goes dress code, forget about Monday and get down to some of the best in old skool hip-hop and R&B. 

@ Kanaloa on Friday 28th September 2018

With tickets from just a fiver, this epic night of cocktails and console gaming is the ultimate night out for big kids. Enjoy an extended happy hour and a huge range of great games for a night out that won't break the bank.

6 events @ 6 venues with 55 upcoming dates starting on 18 Sep 2018

Wanna see top comedy for under a tenner? Check out Antic, who have gathered spectacular comedians and are hosting them across London's most unique and traditional pubs.