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.
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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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Bringing you club nights, bingo nights, pancake parties and prosecco cocktails, this great Camden venue has everything you need to have a great night or day out, whatever the occasion.
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.
One of the best autumn events in North London, get yourself down to Finsbury Park where the tents mean Oktoberfest will be in full swing, with beers, bratwurst and Ompah bands for you to dance along to.
Head to Camden's iconic stables for an afternoon of bottomless rum punch, tasty brunch dishes and performances from some of the UK's best comedians. Think 1Xtra's Aurie Styla, Judi Love of Comedy Central and much more.
FEST Camden is hosting a night dedicated to the legendary director and there's going to be burlesque, angle grinding and a mix of iconic scenes from Tarantino's famous films. You can even dress as your favourite character, what are you waiting for Mia?
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.
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.
Head over to Lockside Camden as Faded bring their brand of wild partying to the venue. The events company will be making the most of this scorching summer as they host a rooftop party, complete with a BBQ and top DJs.
If you're looking for something a lttle different in north London, this unique supperclub could be it. There's a six course meal, cocktails and specialist tableware from pop-up restaurant Fabulous 698b and specialist ceramics gallery Thrown.
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.
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
Head to a beautifully lit secret garden by the Regent's Canal for a charming and intimate gig from three stunning musicians. Alongside the music you can enjoy mulled wine, delicious cocktails and tasty food.
It's all going down in Angel and this secret supperclub is another one to add to your list. With a mouth-watering menu of Japanese dishes like takoyaki and dorayaki, plus it's BYOB so you can soak up a bottle of your favourite tipple.
Head to Stoke Newington where this cool and seductive evening of burlesque is the perfect spectacle for any date night, mates night or hen party looking for something truly stunning.
From eating with your hands to food served on a banana leaf, a traditional taste of Southern India is coming to London. Head to King's Cross for a multi-course meal, all explained by chef Sai.
Head to Camden where The Electric Ballroom will be playing host to one of the best parties in North London. Taking over the venue for a week of DJs, dancing and ridiculous challenges, this Oktoberfest event is one to check out.
Cool, quirky and completely eccentric, Simmons have opened an outpost in Euston Square. The cosy pub will be filled with their trademark neon as well as the famous drink deals which include two cocktails for £10 and £2.50 bottles of beer.
From the charcoal black pizza through to boozy bingo and movie screenings, Lost Boys Pizza is more than your average slice. Head to this North London hot spot for bottomless bubbles, great films, and lip-smacking pizza.
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.
Calling all cocktail lovers: head to Wood Green, where this masterclass will have you whipping up bespoke cocktails and learning all about the history of mixology as world-class bartender Richard Maxted teaches you everything you need to know.
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.
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.
This fabulous event in North London is perfect for anyone who considers themselves a fan of DnB. Mixing jogging with your favourite jungle tunes, get ready for a London exercise class the likes of which you won't have experienced before.