Things To Do On New Year's Eve in London

When December 31st rolls around, London comes alive with the sweet sounds of wild celebrations, but what to do if you fancy a little more? From end of year quiz nights and themed, pop-up parties to live music and the odd bout of karaoke, we've put together a 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.

Last updated on 14th November 2019

@ Bar Rumba on Tuesday 31st December 2019

Head to Bar Rumba this New Year's Eve and you'll get to kick off 2020 with a whole load of giggles. London's very best stand up comedians will be gracing the stage, with Live At The Apollo star Tom Stade, Mock The Week's Ian Stone and plenty more tickling your funnybone.

@ Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ 20:00 - 3:00

For a night of old school tunes, karaoke bangers and ten pin bowling, head over to retro spot Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes. Feast on mega pizzas in the American-style Diner, get a snap in their photobooth and bowl your way into 2020 at this easy-going party place.

@ The Bat And Ball on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

The Bat and Ball has got more activities than it knows what to do with this New Year's Eve. The cool Stratford joint is going all out with a 90s theme, with a banging soundtrack playing as you take on games of flip cup and beer pong.

  The Greatest NYE

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@ Aeronaut on Tuesday 31st December 2019

Be inspired this New Year's Eve as The Aeronaut plays host to The Greatest NYE, with a dazzling line-up of circus performers set to show off their skills. The immersive journey is sure to amaze its guests with a glamorous yet dark dress code and spectacular production. 

@ Bounce, Old Street on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ 20:00 - 2:00

It's the last year of the 2010s and Bounce are making sure that not one year of the last two decades go uncelebrated. They'll be reliving all that 00s good stuff, from Nokia phones to MSN, alongside ping pong, beer pong, talent competitions and Harlem shaking. 

@ The Durham Arms on Various dates from Monday 18th November 2019

Take your friends to wrap up 2019 at an immersive experience where you'll be immersed in complete darkness, attempting to collect dragon eggs from a mysterious sorcerer that's locked you away. If you're looking for an extra dash of magic this NYE, this is the adventure for you.

@ The Piano Works West End on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

The Piano Works is coming to life this New Year's Eve with a black tie party that'll set you off in good stead for the decade ahead. Eat, dance and sing your way through the evening with an impressive live band and DJ at this underground gem of a celebration.

@ ABQ London on Various dates from Sunday 1st December 2019

Wrap up 2019 with a trip to London's first immersive molecular cocktail bar in Hackney. You and your mates will get the chance to cook up your own creations in a Breaking Bad-style converted motorhome with epic hip-hop anthems soundtracking your science experiments. 

Flight Club

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From Shoreditch to Bloomsbury and beyond, head down to your nearest Flight Club for a fun and raucous New Year's spectacular full of great cocktails, signature sausage rolls and that all important Social Darts.

@ Covent Garden Tube Station on Tuesday 31st December 2019

Looking for something a little different? Join this Silent Disco Party in the streets with your host Boogie Shoes. You'll get to head out on a groovy walking adventure through the streets of London on the most vibrant night of the year, with a soundtrack of throwback hits.

@ 5-15 Sun Street, London, EC2M2PT on Various dates from Monday 18th November 2019

Start the New Year with a party that even Jordan Belfort himself would be envious of. Throw yourself into the life of the business tycoon with a journey to The Immersive Wolf of Wall Street, complete with a heart-racing story of high-stakes trading and even madder partying.