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.

Last updated on 6th December 2021

Backyard Comedy Club

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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.

London Party Boats

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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.


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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.

@ Dartmouth Arms on Fri, 31st Dec 2021 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

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.

@ Leake Street on Various dates from Tuesday 7th December 2021

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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.

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.

Lost Boys Pizza

82 user reviews 5

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.

Electric Shuffle

35 user reviews 5

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.

@ Aures London on Fri, 31st Dec 2021 @ 21:30 - 3:00

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.

@ The Candlelight Club on Various dates from Friday 10th December 2021

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.

Sip On Free-Flowing Booze

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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.