With some of London's best bartenders competing for the title of best margarita, this epic cocktail festival is one to watch. Not only will you get to try every drink, but there's 2 hours of flowing cocktails so you can soak 'em all up and tuck into tacos along the way.
Unique Experiences in London
London is one of the most unique cities in the world and there’s no end to the amount of weird things you can uncover once you seek it out. You just need to know where to look in this colossus of a capital – and that’s where we come in. With everything from immersive murder mysteries in your favourite pub to an Olivier Award-nominated trip into Wonderland, you are bound to find something original in this list of unique experiences in London.
Fancy a beer on your next run? Why the hell not? Secret London Runs are the unique company that are taking fitness fans on tours of the city with a little something extra added in, whether that be a spot of history or a beer tour.
GoBoats are London's hottest new sailing experience. Hop aboard this summer and enjoy a unique adventure along the city's canal networks with up to seven of your closest friends, plus the self-driving vessel allows you to pre-plan your route so you can just chill out and enjoy the ride.
One of the most unique dining experiences in London, The Little Blue Door is the house party we've always dreamed of throwing. From bottomless brunches, to lavish dinner parties and not-so-wholesome afternoon teas, it's one of the best party spots in town.
Going a little stir crazy? In need of a dance? Then Musical Bingo's online event is the one for you. Join their hosts and DJs for a night of bingo as you've never played before, complete with dance-offs, scavenger hunts and lip-syncs.
Whisky is great, but what if whisky in the dark is better? A London drinks experience that will put your senses to the test, join Mac & Wild as they immerse you in total darkness for some of the best drams in the business.
Just when you thought that laser tag was fun enough on its own, this rolls in. Not just a shooting experience, this laser tag event is sure to scare you out of your wits. Surrounded by zombies, you'll have to endure the walking dead as you blast your way through an apocalyptic setting.
We all know how important bees are for the planet, but do you know about the process that goes into creating delicious honey? This two and a half hour workshop will teach you all about the life of a beekeeper, giving you the chance to get hands-on and extract your very own honey, before retiring to the bar for a sweet-themed cocktail.
Home to 14 'immersion rooms' Otherworld is a VR Arcade quite like no other. Located in the heart of Haggerston, this futuristic spot is inviting you to step inside an alternate reality, fighting zombies, travelling through space or tackling aliens along the way. The best part? There's a fully licensed bar serving bespoke futuristic cocktails straight out of the year 3000.
London is full of mysteries that you haven't even thought to uncover yet. With the Paranormal Activity Tour, you'll be hunting for ghosts, poltergeists and strange encounters using Ouija boards, K2 Meters and Dowsing Rods. There you will uncover the stories of the mass murderers, plague pits and all the ghosts that linger in the capital's ancient goals.
From passionfruit spritzes and gin berry sours to cask-aged negronis and old fashioned, Cassidy's Pharmacy has got your lockdown libations, well, on lock. From the brains behind Moonshine Saloon and Alcotraz, this delivery service is bringing the boozy goods to your home.
Now this is one truly unique way to dine. Tuck into an al fresco dinner, brunch or afternoon tea high above London's iconic skyline. Offering some of the best views in the city and an incredible dining experience, London In The Sky really is something special.
When it comes to a unique London experience, you'd never have expected crazy golf. Taking the game to the next level, Puttshack isn't any ordinary game. From unique holes to putting technology, you'll pair cool cocktails with some of the best crazy golf games in the biz.
A live performance from a theatreland legend... to a crowd of cars? West End Musical Drive In have found a way to overcome the whole problem of social distancing with a new series of automobile-based events. Simply drive up and catch all the action from three gigantic screens.
Where else could you see Netflix's GLOW meets RuPaul's Drag Race in London? Join The Grand in Clapham as queens come together from across the country and battle it out to be named the best performer of the evening, and claim the heels of glory.
One of London's glitziest venues, Proud Embankment has hosted some of the world's top talents over the years, and 2020 is set to be no different. Their new Vegas-style show will feature acrobatics, burlesque live music and more - all brought to you by TV legend Denise Van Outen.
Taking the London immersive experience scene by storm, The Adventure Is Real is the unique three-hour team game that involves theatre, escape rooms, role play and logic - as you and your teammates battle it out take on dangerous beasts and devious traps.
Step into new worlds at this incredible unique experience in London. Hyper Reality will be giving its guests an exclusive two-hour pass to explore their VR games, from chasing high scores to riding rollercoasters, with a top-notch selection of refreshments for weary adventurers after.
One of the best London tour experiences, this fun way to see the city will have you sipping on the upper deck as you take in the sights of the capital. From drag specials and quiz offerings, to winter themed events, they're bringing you a new way to experience London.
Asian restaurants in London are a dime a dozen, right? Well, you aren't going to find any quite like Inamo. Not only do they serve up some delicious pan-Asian dishes with Oriental-themed cocktails to match, their tables are fully interactive – meaning you can order from them, watch the chefs cook, change the table cloth and even play Battleships. There are also locations in Camden and Soho.
Bars are great, but a bar with balls is better. Taking that to another level, not only is Ballie Ballerson one of the largest ball pit bars in the world, this impressive spot boasts neon art, themed cocktails and late night fun in abundance.
We have a secret we need to tell you, but you have to promise not to say: The Candlelight Club is the authentic speakeasy party and we can get you in. You won't know where the event is taking place until a few days before, but when you do, you need to don your finest 1920s attire, and get ready for the real jazz age experience, from live music to sit-down dinner.
This quirky virtual experience is based on the classic escape room experience. The twist? You'll complete the quest in the comfort of your own home. You'll be challenged to take on the ultimate virtual adventure, solving riddles and cracking codes in order to 'escape' the room and be crowned winner.
One for the fierce foodies in the audience, this unique restaurant crawl around some of London's swankiest spots is letting you live the high life while simultaneously helping to raise funds for Action Against Hunger.
Bringing together live musicians and tap dance improvisers, this cool and quirky event at Gigi's is a truly unique experience that has to be seen to be believed. From the foot-stomping music to the speed of the dancers, mix up your usual nightlife shenanigans.