Best Events in April

We're finally able to don light jackets and lay about in parks (ish), so where's great to hit up come April in London? From new pop-up cinema experiences and the best in bottomless brunches to unmissable club nights and unique events that'll make you fall in love with the city, check out our recommendations for some of the best things to do this fine spring month.

Gagging for more? We've also got a guide to the best things to do this Spring in London

Last updated on 17th January 2020




@ Masquerade Palace on Various dates from Tuesday 28th January 2020

One of the best interactive theatre shows in London this year, The Invitation fuses the worlds of Eyes Wide Shut and Se7en to bring you one of the more unique nights out of 2020. Indulge in a masquerade ball, complete with delicious food and fine wine, but be aware that tragedy could strike at any moment.

For a mellow evening of good-hearted fun head over to Ballie Ballerson, where ball pits and fruity cocktails are on hand for all you big kids. Offering up themed ball pits and a heavy dose of nostalgia, this popular party spot also has a great playlist of party tunes.

@ 56 Leadenhall Street on Various dates from Sunday 19th January 2020

One of the UK's most high-tech immersive experiences, this interactive epic is based on Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds soundtrack, seeing ticket-holders coming closer to the sci-fi action than ever before. Using live theatre, VR, holograms and virtual reality you'll be transformed into a world of fantasy and adventure, ready to do battle with the world's most pressing threat.

@ Bread Street Kitchen on Various dates from Sunday 19th January 2020

Prepare to be transported to another world as Gordon Ramsay's much loved City restaurant brings you a mouthwatering menu set in one of the most unique spaces in London. Tuck into signature dishes like tuna tartare and tamarind chicken wings, as well as, rum-laced cocktails.

With a cult status in London Supa Dupa Fly is bringing the best in 90s and 00s hiphop and tunes, along with live performances, across some of London's coolest venues.

One of the best clubs in East London, Cargo is always a top spot for party antics. from student nights and pub crawls to some of the city's biggest and best events, it's got something going on every night of the week.

@ Alcotraz Penitentiary: Shoreditch on Every Tuesday

Step inside London's most notorious prison experience and be immersed in a world of dastardly inmates and ominous prison guards as you attempt to whip up hooch from behind bars. The immersive adventure includes two hours of expert mixing knowledge, as well as plenty of booze. 

Comedy Carnival London

50 user reviews 4

Comedy Carnival London is one of the best ways to watch comedy in London, offering up hilarious shows, delicious dinners in venues across the city, and some of the biggest names in the comedy business.

  Crazy Eight

161 user reviews 5

@ The London Shuffle Club on Various dates from Tuesday 21st January 2020

Sat in the heart of Shoreditch, London's favourite table shuffleboard bar are bringing you two classic 16ft tables and their special Snapback table, a rebound version with electronic scoring, as well as Patron cocktails, beers and wines.

A night of

93 user reviews 4

With some stunning London events taking place throughout April, A Night Of brings together some hugely talented musicians to pay homage to the world's greatest acts.

Garage Brunch

481 user reviews 4

For a day of booze, brunch and awesome entertainment, the Garage Brunch is the place to be. One of the best event in London in April, this daytime event is the ultimate garage dance party in the capital.

If you're looking for a fun rainy day activity, these masterclasses in Covent Garden are sure to be just the ticket. Learn how to make the finest, authentic pasta at these fun, interactive experiences that are sure to heighten your dinner party offerings.

The Reggae Brunch

1496 user reviews 4

Spring might be here but why not get some proper tropical vibes at Reggae Brunch, where you get drink an hour of bottomless rum bunch, feast on a three course meal and dance to tropical reggae music all night long.

@ Trapped Escape Rooms on Various dates from Sunday 19th January 2020

It's you and a zombie and only one of you is getting out of there alive. Trapped in a Room with a Zombie is a brilliant escape room challenge taking place in Whitechapel that involves using you logic and wit to complete the puzzle and making it out limbs intact.

GIN-HOUSE BURLESQUE

90 user reviews 4

Taking inspiration from icons such as Josephine Baker and Dita Von Tease, Gin House Burlesque are bringing their show girls back to elusive members' club The King's Head in Shoreditch. Join the girls in the old-schools club as they perform up close and personal for a night of wild shenanigans. 

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

115 user reviews 5

The music quiz taking the world by storm pops up across London at Jerusalem Bar, The Phoenix and Trapeze to show you into the wonderfully wacky world of Sounds Familiar. Think a pub quiz fused with disco where you'll be on your feet dancing and singing to the likes of MC Quizzical and DJ Al. Listen up, name that song and get your musical caps on.

London Craft Beer Cruise

59 user reviews 4

One of the best events in London this spring, the London Craft Beer Cruise is bringing you top-notch tastings and sights to match. Sail down the Thames aboard this boat bar that stock only the finest selection of local brews, alongside a few tasty ciders and craft cocktails to boot.

Afrobeat N Brunch

92 user reviews 3

Afrobeats n Brunch are taking over Shaka Zulu for a evening of non-stop afro-infused tracks, live entertainment and epic DJ sets in the heart of Camden. Head on down to experience what promises to be one of London's best afrobeats parties of the season. 

HIX Events

51 user reviews 5

Join Mark Hix on a culinary tour-de-force with a series of amazing events, ranging from interesting and fun chats with famous chefs who will cook you up a feast from their own cookbooks, to joining Mark at his kitchen table to be taught as you eat delicious food.

  Gospeloke East London

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@ Colours Hoxton on Thursday 20th February 2020 and 4 other Thursdays

Your April plans are sorted as Gospeloke is coming to town. Combining karaoke with a full gospel choir, you can unleash your inner-Whitney out on stage. There's also going to be euphoric sing-a-longs, team harmonies and awards for the Best Confessional, Best Solo Performance and more.

@ Shrubs Wood on Saturday 15th February 2020 and 6 other Saturdays

Experience a one-of-a-kind wilderness adventure as you get transported from London to an ancient forest, foraging and gathering vegetables, fauna and botanicals to create a stunning dinner. The immersive journey will take you back to the very basics with incredible results.

Bashment Brunch

42 user reviews 4

Held at a secret London location, this epic brunch party will have you dancing, dining and singing all afternoon to a soundtrack of the very best in bashment, soca, reggaeton and dancehall.

Laugh Train Home Events

211 user reviews 5

If you're in need of a mid-week pick me up, these events by Laugh Train Home are sure to be the perfect fix. Having welcomed the likes of Seann Walsh, Sara Pascoe and Joe Lycett, expect some of the best in the biz tickling your funny bone. 

Cocktails in the City 2020

556 user reviews 4

Cocktails in the City is back for another installment, bringing together the brightest and the best in London's bar scene for a fun few days of interactive masterclasses, sampling creations, munching on street food and dancing to live music. It's a cocktail-lovers paradise. 

Blingo - Hip Hop Bingo

192 user reviews 5

Escape the April showers with Blingo; the super-fly event merging bingo with hip hop and house party vibes. From massive prizes to dope lip sync battles and wild dance-offs, this isn't your usual bingo sesh. So gather your crew and head down for a night to remember.

Discounts available on certain events

Looking for a fun night out in north London. Bringing you late nights, quirky weekend brunches and after-work drinks, FEST is Camden's legendary party spot. Expect themed nights, live music and even events themed on your favourite artists.

@ Owl and Hitchhiker on Various dates from Saturday 1st February 2020

One of spring's best escape rooms, this Alice In Wonderland-themed slice of immersive theatre brings you treasure-hunting and drink-sipping from the upstairs room of the Owl & Hitchhiker.

@ The Chocolate Cocktail Club Pop Up on Various dates from Friday 31st January 2020

Celebrate Easter with an indulgent trip to London's only chocolate-themed cocktail bar. Sip on sweet concoctions flavoured with mint salted caramel and gingerbread, or do a creamy shot straight from an edible glass. Better yet? All tickets include a classic chocotini on arrival.

From fresh tuna tartare tostadas through to hake with green mole, RANDE Pop Ups is bringing a vibrant and authentic taste of Mexico to various locations across London. Each evening includes four courses of delicious food in a sociable setting, whether you attend the singles supper club or one of the underground shindigs.

@ Meet inside the Marquis of Wellington Pub, 21 Druid St, Bermondsey, London SE1 2HH on Every Saturday

Save £10.00 on ticket 12PM SAT with discount code TENOFF

What better way to celebrate that April has arrived, than drinking your way through it? A must for those with a penchant for hops, head on down and snag your tickets now as guests to the Bermondsey Microbrewery Craft Beer experience are promised pints aplenty.

THE DOUBLE R CLUB

26 user reviews 5

Revel in the dark underworld of the Double R Club, a absurdly twisted and surreal cocktail of cabaret burlesque, comedy and live music. Head on over top Bethnal Green Working Men's Club to experience this subversive fantasy for yourselves. 

Flight Club

431 user reviews 5

Flight Club are taking over numerous locations across the city with their Wild Brunch Socials, offering pizza, prosecco and social darts. To top it off there's glitter painting, jungle juice cocktails and DJs all afternoon to make it extra special.