What's On in North London

Camden, Islington, more late night bars than South London per square mile and more. You want it, North London has got it. While a charmer for suburban areas and darling independents, North London is also a hot to trot location for some of the best events in London. From cabaret nights and titillating burlesque events, to warehouse digs and roaring club events, what you want, we've got. Check out our recommendations for the best events in North London below and tuck into one of the best areas in the city.

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Last updated on 12th July 2018




1 events @ 1 Big Night Out Pub Crawl (Central) with 50 upcoming dates from 12 Jul 2018 until 30 Aug 2018

With a reputation firmly established at the heart of London's vibrant nightlife scene, 1 Big Night Out arrives in Camden this winter. The evening will start at Fifty Five Bar, before proceeding to 3 other Camden bars and culminating in one of the area's biggest clubs. Ticket holders will be spoiled on the night and will enjoy free entry access, queue jump privileges, complimentary welcome shots and happy hour drinks prices all night long. 

  Canal Party Club

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@ Canal Boat Party on Various dates

Wind down North's waterways with one of the most unique events in London. A BYOB boat cruise keeping things cute and kitsch, it's all aboard Canal Party Club for a romp down the river to remember. Able to host you and 11 friends aboard their boats, enjoy your own music, your own drinks and your own chums in a truly unique party setting, primed for summer adventures. 

13 events @ Blues Kitchen Camden with 13 upcoming dates from 13 Jul 2018 until 31 Aug 2018

Party-hard and swinging, Blues Kitchen Camden is renowned for its live music nights. The venue regular hosts some of the best blues and swing bands, head to North London to catch the likes of The Midnight Special, Brassroots and Truly Lover Trio.

31 events @ FEST Camden with 39 upcoming dates from 12 Jul 2018 until 06 Oct 2018

From Grease singalongs through to huge trap and hip hop nights, Fest in Camden's hottest new nightlife spot. Taking place in the atmospheric stables, the nights feature some of the biggest DJs along with the most fun line-up of events.

  Sunday Soul

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@ Jazz Cafe on Various dates

Head down to Camden where the Jazz Café are hosting a night dedicated to the golden age of soul music. The Atlantic Soul Orchestra will be playing the best in Stax and Atlantic soul music, creating the perfect Sunday vibes while you eat some delicious food and cocktails from the wonderful Jazz Café.  

@ The Underworld on Every Saturday

The Camden Rocks Club offers London's Rock lovers a night on the town framed by huge tunes and irresisitible drinks deals. With entry costing only £5 and a frequent host of surprise musical appearances, Underworld has become a favourite amongst the city's rock lovers and continues to draw in crowds from all over come Saturday night.  

9 events @ The Colonel Fawcett with 9 upcoming dates from 12 Jul 2018 until 17 Sep 2018

Every Monday check out The Good Ship Comedy for the best in up-and-coming and established TV acts. Watch out for names like Iain Stirling, John Robertson and Brendon Burns.

@ Lucky Voice Karaoke Islington on Every Thursday

Hailed as one of the best karaoke bars in Islington, it's no wonder that Lucky Voice are coming up trumps when it comes to antics in the city. A must-try for those that know their way around a ballad or two, prove your singing worth at their weekly music quiz with themed rounds, karaoke slots, top notch drinks and more. 

  The TAKEOVER

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@ Shaka Zulu on Every Friday

If you're out in Camden on a Friday, there's only one destination for you: Shaka Zulu. Boasting two floors of fun, two dancefloors and walls adorned with 60ft statues, it's one of the most unique clubbing experiences in the capital. Couple that with discounted drink packages and table reservations, you've got yourself a good night.

  KERB Counter Quiz Night

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@ KERB Counter on Various dates

KERB in Camden are hosting a quiz night with a difference: join them and their Drag Queen quiz master through six hilarious rounds, all while you enjoy great beers, cocktails, and free poppadum nachos.

  • Over 18
  • Quiz Night
  • 19:00 - 21:00
  • Tickets from £5.00 - £5.00

  Bottomless Brunch!

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@ Lucky Voice Karaoke Islington on Various dates

Jumping on the brunch train that seems to be circling London this year, the team at Islington's Lucky Voice Karaoke are pulling out all the stops. Starting off with two hours of bottomless cocktails and bagels, the event will end with an hour of karaoke in one of the venue's private booths. Maintaining the feel-good vibes, the resident DJs will be playing all your favourite party tunes throughout the afternoon

2 events @ 2 venues with 7 upcoming dates from 14 Jul 2018 until 15 Dec 2018

This Summer, get down to Camden's Fest for a series of parties. For only £5 you can get down to London's best DJs, dance with aloha dancers, dive in the ball pits and more. What a bargain.

3 events @ The Old Queen's Head with 3 upcoming dates starting on 13 Jul 2018

For a night old wild fun and epic parties in North London, you're going to want to head over to The Old Queen's Head. The Angel spot has a huge dancefloor to get down on, as well as putting on some cracking clubnight - think Prince, TLC and Michael Jackson.

6 events @ The Old Queen's Head with 6 upcoming dates from 16 Jul 2018 until 23 Jul 2018

Head to The Old Queens Head for some of the finest comedy talents in the nation this month. Hosting the Laugh Out London Comedy Festival for the third year running you can catch everyone from James Acaster to Nish Kumar and an Edinburgh Fringe all-dayer.

3 events @ 2 venues with 4 upcoming dates from 15 Jul 2018 until 14 Oct 2018

Taking place at different locations in North London, Divino in Vino is a series of luxury evenings that will teach you more about wine. All nights include plenty of wine, an expert to lead you through tasting notes and nibbles.

  Thursday Crawl

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@ Camden Pub Crawl on Every Thursday

Looking to tuck into the best that North London's bars have to boast? With the Camden Pub Crawl on your side, there's no excuse not to. From fun games and prizes, to reduced drinks prices and liquid freebies, don't miss out on one of the most raucous events in North London, especially when it comes in at just £10 a ticket.  

@ HALF HITCH Micro-Distillery on Various dates

This Autumn, gin-lovers from all over the capital can take part in a stunning masterclass that's taking place at the famous Half Hitch Micro Distillery in North London. Starting with a tasting of the distiller's best spirits, guests will then learn all about the history of this famous drink, before making their own bespoke gin using flavours and ingredients that they've brought from home. Guests will then be given a 100ml sample of their own gin to take home, accompanied by a 100ml bottle of the famous Half Hitch gin.