August Bank Holiday London Events 2016

A much needed three-day weekend is on the horizon, so have you sorted your plans yet? We're here to nudge you in the right direction with this choice of fantastic bank holiday events and parties! We've been out searching the city for the very best happenings; from late night drinking and dancing to chilled one-off events, we've got everything covered. So sit back, relax and have a browse of the best Bank Holiday Weekend Events in London.

Last updated on 25th August 2016

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Notting Hill Carnival

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The August Bank Holiday weekend wouldn't be complete without one of the world's best street festivals. The Notting Hill Carnival hits London's streets this weekend amid a plume of feathers, colours and noise. If you're at the carnival itself, make sure you hit some of the Sound System stages - but if you're planning on celebrating elsewhere, there are a whole host of bars, pubs, clubs and events to keep you and your friends buzzing all weekend!

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Queen's Park

By no means mediocre and one of the most unique ways to kick off the bank holiday weekend, join Cocktail Cruise as you not only board a charming barge for the afternoon, you get to indulge in the some of the best cocktails in the business as you make your way down the Hackney canal. 

Multiple start times (see ticket info)
Boat Party, Daytime, Food & Drink, Something A Little Different
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Some say you shouldn't be allowed around darts, that you're dangerous; but we think they're wrong, and you more than fit the bill for this fun bank holiday event in London. Join Flight Club as their Brunch Social not only promises a round at the board, there's food, prosecco and more.

Multiple start times (see ticket info)
Food & Drink, Fun Time Partying, Hen Party
Alternative / Indie
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It's bank holiday and you're looking peckish, so why not head on down to one of the most fun bottomless brunches in the city. Join Ma Plucker not only for bottomless drinks, there's delicious and irresistible food in the shape of whole chickens and Ma's mini doughnuts. 

Daytime, Food & Drink, Hen Party, Something A Little Different
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Hunker down for some of the best laughs in the business at some of the best prices in the city as Sunday Night Standup takes to the Top Secret Comedy Club stage for a fun-filled roster of comedians and hilarious, stand-up names.

Comedy, Date Night
Covent Garden
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