Looking for a New Year's Eve evening filled with nonstop laughter? We've got you sorted with some of the best comedians in the UK at Backyard Comedy Club. Don't miss out on music and dancing after the show.
Things To Do On New Year's Eve In London
When the 31st of December rolls around, London comes alive with the sweet sounds of wild celebrations – although last year, the streets were a little quieter than normal. That’s why we’re now determined to have one of the best end-of-year shindigs to date. From James Bond-themed parties and brilliant drag shows through to stand-up comedy and luxe eight-course feasts, check out our list of fun things to do on New Year’s Eve in London.
For further inspiration, take a look at our New Year's Eve London Guide.
A fantastic precursor to the evening ahead, this terrifying tales for an enchanted night event will make it one New Year's Eve to remember. Not only will you be told fascinating and scary stories, but you'll also get to listen to mesmerising live music.
Wimbledon's gorgeous boozer The Dog & Fox is hosting one heck of an NYE party. On the big day, there will be a live band, five-course feasts, DJs, drinks packages and three different ticket options to suit all of your night out needs.
Tired of the same old NYE celebrations? The House of Burlesque Speakeasy at Sway gives you everything you need for a wild night out, from your fabulous host Tempest Rose to killer cabaret performances. Just make sure to wear something glittery.
If you're after somewhere in North London that'll be hosting an absolutely rollicking NYE party, you know where to go - Monarchy in Camden. Alongside a DJ thumping out cracking tunes, expect delicious burgers, fresh pints and cocktails all night long.
If you're searching for a fun NYE filled with food and dancing, then head to Karma Sanctum Soho Hotel. They're serving up fancy eats such as salmon tartare and green tea chocolate fondant. And after dinner, check out Cinema Bar's resident DJ for nonstop tunes on the dancefloor.
Commemorate the big night at a wild Scottish ceilidh over in Balham. St Thomas' Church will transform into a Hogmanay hootenanny, where you'll get to prance about to brilliant folk tunes, toast to the season with a dram of whisky and indulge in free candy.
Head down to London's West End where The Piano Works are hosting one of the best New Year's Eve events of 2021. Complete with live music, a choice of brunch or a 3-course dinner and the razzle dazzle of black tie, you'll see in 2022 in style.
If your idea of the perfect NYE involves a delicious sit-down feast, banging tunes and all-inclusive drinks, then this is the party for you. Embark on this stunning cruise aboard the MV Pride of London for a truly memorable way to welcome in 2022.
Farringdon's favourite musical bar Piano Works is set to thrust you into 2022 in true, fabulous style with their black-tie affair. Whether you fancy a celebratory boozy brunch, a three-course feast or their late-night party, you'll have a whale of a time.
From bottomless booze to views of the capital's greatest landmarks, London Party Boats is throwing one helluva shindig on their M.V. Pearl of London and M.V. Jewel of London vessels. Expect to be toasting the New Year with a glass of fizz in hand and the best mix of throwback tunes, club classics and commercial hits from the DJ.
It's not all wild shindigs and late-night parties on New Year's Eve. You can also enjoy all kinds of fun activities, such as a round of mini-golf over in Battersea. While you play at Putt in the Park, you can tuck into pizza slices and sip on mulled wine.
Celebrate the arrival of the new year by doing what you love; stuffing your face with delicious food. Over at The Montague on The Gardens Hotel, you can enjoy a celebratory dinner experience, complete with plenty of Champers.
Making up for lost time, Gun's New Year's Eve party is set to be one of the best of the season. The Canary Wharf stunner will be serving you up a gorgeous seven-course tasting menu, paired wine and a celebratory glass of prosecco at midnight.
Having trouble choosing where to go for your end-of-year celebrations? At this pub crawl, you'll visit five fantastic bars and clubs, all in the heart of London, as well as get a free shot in each, plenty of drinks discounts and amazing memories.
This New Year's Eve, why don't you head over to one of the many Young's venues? You can celebrate at a James Bond-style party near Woolwich Arsenal, say goodbye to 2021 at a beach party in Brixton or guzzle down Champers in Tooting.
There's only one way to see in the New Year - and that's balls deep. In an adult-sized pit, that is. Book yourself into Ballie Ballerson's big end-of-year bash, with tickets starting at only £5. Expect complimentary prosecco, 2 for 1 drinks and stunning drag queens.
If you fancy something a little different on New Year's Eve, how about this prison-themed immersive cocktail experience? Over at Alcotraz: Cell Block Two-One-Two, you'll don an orange jumpsuit and sip on delicious, bespoke cocktails made from smuggled-in booze.
To make up for lost time, Dartmouth Arms over in Tufnell Park is pulling out all of the party stops. Not only will they be serving one seriously sumptuous four-course dinner, but they'll also be pulling you onto the dancefloor with tip-top tunes, played by Nancy Noise, Dave Rose and more.
Head down to Camden Beer Hall, the home of Hells lager, for a New Year's Eve night of sloshing pints and scranning top-notch grub. Topping it off? There's a beer or prosecco included with every ticket and DJs blasting tunes from the decks until past the stroke of midnight.
On the last night of 2021, The Stratford will be a buzzing hub of disco, live music and late-night dancing. With Carly Wilford behind the decks and Kadija Kamara making an appearance with her brilliant live band, you're bound to have an unforgettable New Year's Eve in London.
If you're stuck for things to do on New Year's Eve in London, then a barrel of laughs seems like a pretty good place to start. Experience live comedy from Marcel Lucont, Eleanor Tiernan, Ian Stone and resident host Erich McElroy at Tunnel 267.
An absolute stunner of a venue in Crofton park, The Rivoli Ballroom is a gorgeous place to spend New Year's Eve. This family-friendly event will be playing jive, pop and festive tracks, as well as serving up Champers, beers, ciders and more.
Not your average New Year's Eve event, Mission Bomb Disposal is a unique immersive experience in Lambeth and Westminster. Get yourselves into teams then solve riddles to receive clues to your phone, all while against the clock.
If you're stuck for things to do this New Year's Eve in London, you'll want to check out Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes. They're serving up a nostalgic treat of throwback anthems, bowling and karaoke to keep you partying until the early hours.
At Bounce Farringdon, you can head their themed NYE après-themed event for a few games of ping pong, unlimited pizza, fabulous prosecco and an awesome DJ. To get the booze flowing, head to their happy hour from 8 to 9pm.
Neverland's From Russia with Love New Year's Eve party is the perfect way to see off the past 12 months. With Bond-themed fancy dress encouraged, sip on fizz and martinis - shaken not stirred - then get down to the DJ blaring house classics.
Nobody parties quite like the Germans, and this year you can celebrate New Year's Eve at a Bavarian-style bar, Munich Cricket Club. The cool and quirky hangout will be dishing out sausage and schnitzel and steins of delicious beer. For entertainment? Expect, live music, cracking tunes and wacky entertainment.
Partying until 3am on New Year's Eve, not only are Bat and Ball the place to head for late night antics as we welcome in 2022, join them for ping pong and pizza aplenty, with drinks tokens included on all tickets.
Looking for things to do on New Year's Eve in London? Lovers of live music will want to nab tickets to Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club's blowout bash because The Soul Immigrants have come to town. You'll be moving to the groove of their jazzy deep funk to wave goodbye to 2021.
The Star By Hackney Downs is boasting one helluva bash this New Year's Eve, halting your search for things to do to see out 2021. The venue boasts two floors of tunes from international DJs, including the very best funk, electronic, disco and house music.
Big fan of Rocky Horror Picture Show? You'll absolutely love this themed New Year's Eve party. Head to Lost Boys Pizza for a delicious meal, 3 cocktails and a glass of fizz at midnight. The best costume also wins a prize so don't forget your fishnets.
This New Year's Eve, try something a bit different at the Willows in London. You'll be treated to dinner and drinks, while enjoying live entertainment from global dancing sensation Karan Pangali, music from DJ VIX and epic fireworks.
If you're debating where to head this NYE, then we've got the spot for you. Bocconcino in Mayfair is bringing a fab dinner party with a 4-course meal, delicious bubbly and live music until 4 in the morning.
At its Canary Wharf and London Bridge Venues, Electric Shuffle is helping you start New Year's Eve the right way with a celebratory brunch. While you tuck into bottomless pizza, enjoy a bottle of prosecco and a few competitive games of shuffleboard.
From Supa Dupa Fly comes a raucous NYE shindig over at All Stars Lanes Brick Lane. Expect an evening of bowling, cracking hip hop and RnB tunes, delicious cocktails and top-notch American grub to fuel you through the late-night shenanigans.
On the 31st of December, Cottons Restaurant & Rum Shack in Vauxhall is throwing a Caribbean New Year's Eve bash. Until 4am, you can throw shapes to a delicious blend of hip hop, reggae and soul, with the option to add table packages for that extra special touch.
If you're on the hunt for unique things to do on New Year's Eve in London, how about hitting up Europe's first immersive digital art club experience? You'll be surrounded by breathtaking visuals as you dance the night away to no less than five DJs. Better yet, there's bespoke cocktails to sip on and midnight fireworks too.
Wondering what to do on New Year's Eve in Soho? Fitz's big party is gonna be mega. The slinky 1920s-style hideout will be revving up the party vibes with a delicious selection of creative cocktails and a live set from fun band The Cash Cows.
Hosted by Carwash crew, Le Scandale New Year's Eve is hosting an epic party at LOOP. Right in the heart of Mayfair, you can spend the evening dancing and enjoying entertainment, while sipping back delish drinks.
Fancy a clandestine cocktail party this time around? The Candlelight Club transports you to the glamorous Roaring Twenties, where you'll get to dress up to the nines and enjoy a Prohibition-style shindig, complete with live jazz and cheeky cabaret.
There's nothing like seeing in the new year than with a dazzling, drag-tastic show, courtesy of Mulan Rouge. Performing at The Vaults in Southbank, while you watch, you'll also get to tuck into a five-course feast and indulge in tasty cocktails.
At many of their venues across London, Simmons is hosting a bunch of wild bottomless New Year's Eve events to see off the last of 2021. What to expect? Feel good classics thumping through the airwaves and free-flowing beer, wines and mixers all night long.
Featuring the four most important Bs - burlesque, brunch and bottomless booze - let Tonight Josephine's drag-drenched day of debauchery is set to sort you out this New Year's Eve. Sashay your way to their Waterloo or Clapham watering holes for poppin' bottles, bonkers bingo and mouthwatering grub.
Offering a variety of packages for all budgets and tastes, including five-course feasts and drinks-only tables, as well as live swing and jazz, Barge East's New Year's Eve party in Hackney is gonna be an absolute corker.
If you're looking for fun things to do this New Year's Eve in Central London, this Masquerade Ball should be at the top of your list. All partygoers will be wearing mysterious Venetian-style masks, and you'll get to sip on bubbles, tuck into tasty canapés and boogie until late.
Nothing short of luxury, The English Grill at The Ruben's NYE dinner and dance party is set to be an absolute corker. Not only will you get Champers and canapés, but you'll also get to dig into a sumptuous eight-course banquet then dance the night away to a brill DJ.
Blame Gloria Covent Garden is throwing an ABBA-solutely wicked NYE bottomless brunch. The Mamma Mia-themed soirée will see you tucking into a fabulous meal and sipping on free-flowing prosecco or beer for two whole hours. Here we go again...
Celebrate the arrival of 2022 by taking a trip back in time to the 90s, where eyebrows were thinner and hair was crimped. Grab your favourite garms from the era and head down to Chequers this NYE, where you'll get totally free entry to their themed affair.
A winter wonderland of over 350 Christmas trees, an Alpine lodge and five pop-up restaurants makes Deck The Halls one of the best things to do on New Year's Eve in London. This festive fiesta comes complete with party classics from their resident DJ, for the perfect warm up to your night out.