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 13th September 2019

The Blues Kitchen Camden

39 user reviews 4

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.

@ Owl and Hitchhiker on Various dates from Thursday 19th September 2019

Head to the Owl & Hitchhiker where Buckbuck Games are bringing a weird Wonderland to the Holloway Road with this unique escape rooms experience that will introduce you to fun challenges and quirky characters.

  Afrobeat Takeover

26 user reviews 3

@ 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.

@ The Moth Club on Sat, 7th Dec 2019 @ 22:00 - 1:00

Swifty fans better look alive because this December the Moth Club will be playing host to the mother of all Tay-Tay-inspired events. Head over to Hackney for the chance to get down to all your favourite songs from the singers seven albums, including hits, fan favourites, deep cuts and demos.

  Thursday Crawl

1 user review 4

@ 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.  

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.

Bita Fallah Events

21 user reviews 5

Taking over a number of venues across North London, Bita Fallah is on a mission to bring people together through food. Serving up stunning Persian dishes in a laid-back setting, shes's created a truly unique supper club with a communal feel.

@ YO! Sushi Finchley Road 02 Centre on Every Sunday

YO! Sushi at the Finchley Road 02 Centre are hosting fun, interactive sushi making classes that are perfect if you fancy learning a new skill, heading out on a quirky date or are in need of a rainy day activity. Before you know it, you'll be wowing all your mates with the perfect avo maki, salmon nigiri and veggie yasai rolls. 

@ HALF HITCH Micro-Distillery on Various dates from Monday 16th September 2019

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. 

Afrobeat N Brunch

88 user reviews 3

Experience Afrobeat n Brunch's epic takeover of Shaka Zulu in Camden. The event promises to be a night of massive proportions with afro-infused hits, live entertainment and some pretty incredible DJ sets from Sam Savage among others.

Lost Boys Pizza

48 user reviews 5

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.


36 user reviews 4

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.

  Bottomless Brunch!

25 user reviews 4

@ Lucky Voice Islington on Saturday 28th September 2019 and 4 other Saturdays

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