Injecting a little extra heat into your August bank holiday, The London Cabaret Club are hosting an unmissable Carnival Special. Taking place at The Bloomsbury Ballroom, the night will feature colourful performances, exotic concoctions and a menu of Caribbean delicacies.
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.
The Exhibit are taking your August bank holiday plans up a notch with their bottomless rosé brunch event. What can you expect? Delicious dishes, live entertainment throughout the afternoon and a whopping three hours of free-flowing wine.
If you're looking for fun ways to celebrate the long weekend, Q Shoreditch are ready and waiting to transport you to Ibiza bliss. Head on over to their boozy brunch event for banging brunch plates and even better tunes.
Make the August bank holiday an extra special one with a trip to this unique London supper club. Kitchen Theory are back with their chef's table series, putting together 10-course tasting menus that blur the boundaries between food, art and science.
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.
Head to the oh-so gorgeous Brixton Jamm for the chance to enjoy a massive bottomless brunch party this August bank holiday. Not only will there be a fun Carnival theme, but there' going to be unlimited punch, tasty bites from Only Jerkin' and banging beats from live DJs.
The oh-so dreamy Fulham Beach is hosting an Ibiza-themed white party this August bank holiday. Dress in your finest tropical looks and prepare to be whisked away to paradise, with private cabanas, sand-dusted floors and plenty of refreshments to see you through the event.
Barrie Shoreditch are here to dispel any bank holiday Monday woes with their fun-filled brunch sesh. Expect plenty of dance-worthy music, colourful surroundings and a menu of hearty hangover-curing grub alongside two whole hours of bottomless drinks.
Looking for things to do this August bank holiday in London? Head over to The Folly where an afternoon of show tunes and bottomless booze awaits you at West End Drag Brunch. Along with 90 minutes of free-flowing drinks, you'll also enjoy spectacular performances.
Whether you're a die-hard Wicked fan, love all things Les Mis or go wild for The Lion King, this brunch is for you. Not only is this musical-themed bash bringing you 5 hours of non-stop hits and live performances, but also an hour of bottomless drinks and 2 tasty courses.
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.
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.
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.
Looking for fun things to do this August bank holiday? Nothing beats a party from Supa Dupa Fly. They'll be taking over some of the city's best venues for a series of unmissable parties this summer, with a long weekend special to celebrate Carnival.
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.
One of the best things to do over the August bank holiday, this fun boat cruise is taking you on a gorgeous tour of the Thames complete with views of London's most famous landmarks and live music from a George Michael tribute act.
To celebrate an extra day off work, Vauxhall Food & Beer Garden is bringing you a double whammy of cool and quirky activities. Their quirky bingo night will be going back-to-back with some tricky trivia and all you have to do is book your table and turn up.
The best way to spend your bank holiday weekend? Letting loose over an evening of free shots, drinks deals and queue jumps, of course. Join London Pub Crawl as you journey around some of the city's best party spots.
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.
Celebrate your three-day weekend with a day spent dancing to afrobeats and chowing down on BBQ bites at La Lounge's Deep In The City bash. Not only will tunes be playing from 3pm to 4am, but there'll also be shisha and cocktails.
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.
Soul Serious are putting on one of the best August bank holiday parties in London. Housed in M Restaurant on Threadneedle Street, the event will be offering you world-class food and music, with three tasty courses from talented chefs and incredible funk hits from well-known DJs.
Offering some of the best events in London this August, Rooftop Film Club is back for a month of incredible open-air movie nights for you to get involved with. Head over to Roof East for screenings of Notting Hill, Raya and 500 Days of Summer.