August Bank Holiday: Best London Events
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 unique cocktail pop-ups to waterside experiences that make the most of the weather (here's hoping), we've got everything covered. So sit back, relax and have a browse of the best things to do this August bank holiday in London.
One of the best bottomless brunches to treat yourself to this August bank holiday in London, the Belgian-inspired Lowlander Grand Cafe is offering a stunning waffle brunch, complete with unlimited beer, prosecco or Bloody Marys for less than £25.
Known for combining amazing food with a party atmosphere, the Hip Hop Brunch team are taking over this August Bank Holiday in London. Guests will first be treated to 3 courses of 'Dirty South' food, before enjoying fun rounds of Hip Hip karaoke and all your favourite urban acts. Certain to leave you full of booze, with a stomach that feels like it's about to burst and a great beat in your head, there are few better ways to spend a bank holiday weekend in London.
Who run the world? Beyonce, that's who. Raise a (bottomless) glass to the Queen Bey as this themed brunch heads to a secret location, complete with a tribute act and dance troupe alongside mouthwatering bites and flowing drinks.
London Shuffle are here to keep you active this bank holiday weekend in London as their lanes not only open up for all the competitive shuffleboard you can handle, there's pizza and bottomless drinks in it for you too.
Set sail aboard The Dutch Master for an evening of drinking and dancing to your own personal soundtrack at this epic silent disco, all set to the backdrop of some of London's most iconic landmarks as you float down the Thames.
Experience a three course feast, Faulty-style as this immersive show transports you to the iconic show, complete with all your favourite characters. Head down on Friday, Saturday or Sunday for a 2 hour show with delicious food and lots of laughs.
Release your inner Prue Leith as The Big London Bake welcomes you to show off your whisk skills at London's first pop-up of its king. With 10 cooking stations and 90 minutes to hone your creativity, this is one for every aspiring baker.
From pizza and prosecco brunches, to Friends-themed nights and even Sunday session club events, DUO has a jam-packed schedule of bank holiday activities to keep you going from morning 'til night.
Brunch doesn't get much funkier than Blame Gloria's mega disco offering. This bank holiday don your grooviest garms and boogie on down to the Covent Garden spot for bottomless booze, hilarious bingo and mega DJs.
Give your bank holiday weekend a Stateside-style twist by heading to Dirty Bones Soho - the New York loft-inspired venue with a penchant for all things comfort food. Tuck into a mega brunch offering, washed down with cocktails and set to a backdrop of live DJs.
Get your bank holiday off to a cracking start with a trip to Clapham's Archer Street for their magical Disney Hour. Expect a DJ and troop of singers performing all your favourites as you chant along to every word, drink in hand of course.
Make the most of the bank holiday weekend with a trip to St Katharine Docks where The Melusine is hosting a series of supper clubs. Expect a menu of fish and seafood and a raw bar that includes oysters, langoustines, home-cured fish, ceviche, crab and more.
Celebrate the long weekend with an epic party courtesy of The 90s Brunch. Armed with a soundtrack of nostalgic hits, unlimited drinks and delicious brunch eats, these guys are on-hand to give you the the ultimate throwback.
Inspired by America's most infamous prison, Alcotraz is London's first fully immersive theatrical cocktail bar. Don an orange jumpsuit, smuggle in your liquor of choice and prepare for some delicious bespoke cocktail creations.