What's On in Central London
Central London - absolute mayhem just about every day of the week but London's undisputed epicenter for all that is happening nightlife. With the sex appeal of Soho and the vibrancy of Leicester Square on your doorstep, Central London is a playground for all 24hour party people looking for a night on the lash. Whether clubbing is your game, a unique event is what you're looking for or some saucy cabaret is more your thing - this London domain has it all. Look right here for the best of what's on in Central London.
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Last updated on 23rd November 2017
Hunt your way through Central London at this super fun treasure hunt, where you’ll use clues to unravel riddles and figure out puzzles, before ending at the Treasure pub (they’ll give you 20% off your bill too. Try out the Westminster version too.
Sitting in the shadow of Bucking Palace, the Eaton Square Cocktail Bar is going all out this Autumn, hosting a number of cocktail and spirit master classes designed to turn all novice drinkers into self-proclaimed connoisseurs. Featuring luxury brands like Remy Martin and some of London's leading cocktail makers, these events all promise to leave you with a head full of interesting facts and a range of smooth flavours dancing on your palate. Head down with your mates and prepare yourself for an incredible experience in one of London's most luxurious cocktail bars.
Combining afternoon tea with Japanese Omakase dining, this delicious meal to share will deliver a variety of Japanese plates alongside Champagne, sparkling sake or special tea.
Flight Club is mixing up your weekend brunch as they throw darts and pizza in the mix. Taking place every weekend, slurp on prosecco, have a go at the game and munch on as much pizza as you can.
If you’re looking for something a little different in central London, get yourself down to The Magic Hour for a night of spectacular sights. Having stunned everyone from Simon Cowell to Gary Barlow to Sir Roger Moore, this a show of misdirection, sleight of hand, and mind reading that’ll take you back to the Golden Age of Magic.
Jon Anders Fjeldsrud - the spirit maestro at Aquavit in Central London - invites Londoners to a fun masterclass revolving around the famous Nordic spirit that his bar is named after. Alongside teaching each guest how to properly drink the spirit, Fjeldsrud will be discussing both the drinks history and how each bottle is made.
'80s babies get ready to show down against the '90s babies as Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes put on a night of cracking tunes from the two huge decades. When you're not strutting your stuff on the dancefloor, gorge on some giant pizza, have a crack at karaoke, or play ping pong.
Come to the Zetter Hotel for a night of wine tasting, as you sample five different, spectacular English sparkling wines from Nyetimber, alongside some tasty nibbles.
Indie club night What Ever Happened? is back at The Phoenix, one of the funnest bars in Central London. Shake the dust of your skinny jeans and military jacket and pogo along to the best of Maccabees, Long Blondes and Arctic Monkeys.
Put on the pearls and get ready for a night of sophistication as Black Tie Ballroom Club comes to the Indian YMCA in Fitzrovia. Dance the night away to a playlist performed by a 10-piece orchestra, there will be dance lessons and a opulent atmosphere.
Head to the Shard and you’ll be greeted with the ultimate treehouse party, complete with fairy lights, greenery, delicious gin cocktails and even tastier canapes, all the to the soundtrack of great music by DJ ReviveHer.
This fun Central London drinks tasting event will teach everything you ever needed to know about gin, tonics and how to craft the perfect Negroni.
One Aldwych hosts a series of fabulous screening events in Central London this winter. Broadcast live from The Royal Opera House, enjoy The Nutcracker, The Winter's Tale or Swan Lake alongside a three course meal and chilled glass of Champagne Lallier.
Sipsmith Gin have teamed up with The Windmill to deliver a cool winter picnic spot, offering up exclusive Sipsmith gin cocktails and a hamper filled with amazing festive goodies.
Take a trip to Faulty Towers for an unforgettable immersive dining experience. Basil, Sybil and Manuel will all attempt to make the night go off without a hitch… and are obviously going to fail! Get a three course meal filled with improvisation, theatrical antics and genius comedy that has led to it becoming critically acclaimed.
This cute London pop up is a great way to get into the festive spirit. With popcorn, cocktail and a screening of the Christmas classic Elf, its a lovely idea for an evening in Central London this winter.
It’s been 28years and Carwash are still delivering the best clubbing action, as they host the ultimate 1980s party for their birthday with neon, spandex and all the throwback tunes you can handle.
London Dungeons are mixing it up as they stay open until the witching hour. The iconic venue is taking you back to the rotten streets of Victorian London, from Gin Palaces to Jack the Ripper, this is history like never before.
Catch the renowned Jay Scott and The Find this month at The Sanctum Hotel Unplugged Session, and after you've finished listening to his sweet sounds, there will be a roaring party.
Themed costumes, stunning performances, mesmerising acts and wonderful music all collide wonderfully this year at the London Cabaret Club. Dedicated to Britain's proud musical history, the line-up of amazing dancers will first put on a dazzling cabaret show, before the DJs take over until 3am. Playing all the best tracks from the funky 60s, laid back 70s, punk-intoxicated 80s and Britpop 90s, the entire venue will be left abuzz, swaying gently to the sounds of The Who and The Beatles.
Taking place at the Hilton Park Lane, The U&I Christmas carnival is all sorts of glam. Put on your gladrags and dance the night away to a hot line-up of DJs, live acts, canapes, drinks and all sorts of luxury.
Located in Mayfair, May Fair Kitchen is a diverse and stylish central London restaurant and bar. The venue cooks up delicious plates, from ceviche to pizza, and also has an enviable selection of cocktails.
Go all out for your proposal by hiring out a capsule in the London Eye. Your personal host will not only make you feel like you’re in the lap of luxury, but will act as photographer when you do pop the question. You’ll also receive a bottle of Pommery Brut Royal Champagne and a luxury box of truffles.
Head to Central London and try an experience like no other. You’ll be greeted with a glass of prosecco before the room is plunged into complete darkness. Then, you’ll taste four different drinks, with the witty and fun staff guiding you through the tastes every step of the way.