Anti-Valentine's Day Events In London

For many of London's folk, the V-word is enough to send shivers down their spines. But if you're not spending the 14th of February canoodling a loved one, what the hell are you gonna do? Go out there, get the drinks in and party like it's any other night, or even try your hand at a quirky, alternative activity. For the sake of cynics and singletons alike, we've stockpiled some of the best anti-Valentine's events in London this year.

London Dreamtime

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Sometimes we don't want to be traditional on Valentine's Day and just fancy doing something a little different. Check out London Dreamhouse for a roster of quirky events, including an immersive walking ghost tour of Wapping on the 14th of February.

Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch

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Trying to avoid the pitfalls of a relationship? Then enjoy a pit of balls instead. Over at Ballie Ballerson, they're hosting a bunch of alternative Valentine's Day events in London, including a lovers and friends night, as well as a Galentine's goings-on.

With events across London, Date in a Dash hosts singles nights with a difference. It offers speed dating, Jenga battles and Twister tournaments, as well as nude goings-on for those who are brave enough to bare their heart (and everything else, for that matter).

Not a fan of all that romance? Nay worries, as Plonk's various locations are open on the big day so you and your mates can enjoy a fun evening playing mini-golf in quirky surrounds. This is definitely up there as one of the best anti-Valentine's Day activities in London.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

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Grab your best pals and shimmy on over to Hip Hop Brunch LDN's Valentine's special. Not only will you get to scoff down a delicious two-course feast, but you'll also be guest to cracking live performances and get to skank to all your favourite tunes.