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 10th May 2022




Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch

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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.

Neverland

935 user reviews 4

Nothing says spring like a boozy brunch and sunny weather. Little Kyoto from Neverland is going to bring you everything you need with its blossom-filled gardens and sake cocktail bars. You'll also get a delicious meal to munch on while sitting in absolute zen.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

729 user reviews 4

Looking for the best thing to do in April? Hip Hop Brunch LDN is the place to go when the weekend rolls around, serving up three-course meals, bottomless cocktails and bingo games. Plus, you'll be treated to a soundtrack of dancehall, reggae, RnB and more.

GIN-HOUSE BURLESQUE

108 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-school club as they bring together some stunning line-ups.

Laugh Train Home Events

369 user reviews 5

Ready for tonnes of belly laughs? With plenty of fun happenings at Laugh Train Home's events, there won't be a single dull moment this April. From an online comedy night to an epic lineup at Serendipity Asian Fusion, these are a must for funny times and non-stop entertainment.

Backyard Comedy Club

63 user reviews 5

April isn't all about Easter eggs and springtime, there's some pretty raucous nights out to be had too. Backyard Comedy Club in Bethnal Green has many comedy nights throughout the week, with big names on the circuit, like Russell Howard and Jo Brand, having previously been on the line up.

Flight Club

528 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.

@ 56 Leadenhall Street on Friday 20th May 2022 and 3 other dates

Spruce up those April plans with Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience in Leadenhall Street. Join in on the action and expect to visit the Royal Observatory, sneak into a deserted house, and even fly to Mars... what are you waiting for?

Whipping up some of the freshest street food and cocktails in the city, you can rely on Barrio Bars to host some of the best nights out. Enjoy their range of events from bingo brunches to throwback karaoke, this is a great spot for a good time out with friends.

Bar Elba

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Bar Elba is back, baby - and with them? There's a jam-packed schedule of outdoor evets to lap up in the stunning rooftop terrace. From boozy and bottomless brunches to suppertime sessions every Friday and Saturday, there's plenty of excuses to swing by this April. 

Dabbers Bingo

110 user reviews 4

Back at the Aeronaut this April, Dabbers is returning to the city once again and they're making up for lost time. Join them in Acton from the 15th as they wheel in hilarious rounds of bingo in a gorgeous outdoor space.

POP BRIXTON

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Indulge in a bottomless brunch like no other over at Pop Brixton. You'll get two tokens to spend on a main and dessert dish from one of the many fantastic vendors, including Halo and Souvlaki Street, as well as non-stop fizz, rum punch or cocktails.

Looking for unique things to do this April in London? See if you can outsmart the official live game of Sherlock at The Mind Palace in Shepherds Bush. This top-notch immersive event will have you finding clues, solving riddles and chasing down bad guys and attempting to catch a killer. 

Swap your usual date night or get-together with mates at the same old bars for a Breaking Bad-inspired cocktail experience in London. Hackney Funhouse have you covered, as they provide all the equipment you need to whip up quirky pours in their RV or lab.

@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Tuesday 17th May 2022

Save 10% on ticket Sunday Matinee Early 2pm with discount code SHOWTIME

Need plans for this April? Now you got 'em with The Murdér Express Part Deux -Jewel Of The Empire. Located at Pedley Street Station, this awesome murder mystery not only involves fabulous live entertainment, but also a four-course meal by renowned chef Louisa Ellis.

Dona Bar

84 user reviews 5

If you're looking for fabulous things to do this April, then check out Stoke Newington's Dona Bar. Touting a range of events from comedy nights, and poetry readings to live music, this hotspot definitely won't fail to disappoint.  

London Boat Party

82 user reviews 4

Looking for fun things to do this April? London Boat Party is back with a four-hour cruise that's not to be missed. Sail along the Thames, take in all the sights of the city and party to a playlist of pop anthems with a buffet menu and affordable drinks selection.

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

310 user reviews 5

Described as the club night disguised as a quiz, Sounds Familiar Music is bringing you a tonne of awesome London party vibes. Perfect for team-building activities, solo evenings out and birthdays, the event features over 100 killer tunes as well as delish drinks on offer.

Ricco Lounge Events

70 user reviews 5

If you're looking for something a little different this April, then the quirky cabaret, Latin live music nights and flamenco performances in store at Ricco Lounge certainly fit the bill. Nab a ticket and settle down at this swish Kensington spot for a fun evening out.

Blingo - Hip Hop Bingo

268 user reviews 5

Whether you're a super fan of bingo or just fancy a fun night out, then be sure to check out Blingo. This hip hop bingo is hosted by top-notch comedians and involves plenty of tunes, dance offs and lip sync battles. You won't want to miss out on this.

Ready for some of the best events in April? Head down to Brixton Jamm where their sunshine-ready courtyard is back with more international DJ talent. Book your afternoon or evening slot, get the drinks in and prepare to party in a fun and COVID-safe setting.

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.

Meantime Brewing Company

123 user reviews 5

With a great selection of events from tours to tastings, you can really have fun this April with Meantime Brewing Company. Learn everything you need to know about craft beer with an in depth tour of the newest hops and the finest malt at this Greenwich spot.

Garage Brunch

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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.

The Big Bakes

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Think you're a star baker? Prove yourself as The Castle invites you to their world-famous pop-up bake-off tent, right here in London. Will you whisk your way to victory? Well, you've got 90 minutes to try it.

  The Perfect Crime

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@ Theatre Deli Broadgate on Various dates from Wednesday 18th May 2022

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Commit The Perfect Crime over at this immersive, escape room experience at Theatre Deli Broadgate. You'll need to break into a secret storehouse, crawl through lasers and crack locks to find the missing Rembrandt painting - but will you hand it over to the FBI or sell it on the black market?

This April, look to Skylight for your alfresco drinking and dining needs. These rooftop bars in Tobacco Dock and Peckham boast bookable private spaces for groups, as well as plenty of drink packages, a menu of delicious bites to eat and wicked events.

@ Jamies Adam’s Court on Saturday 4th June 2022 and 28 other Saturdays

This April, you'll want to head over to LaBooz's top secret City of London location for an extravaganza like no other. Here, drag queens, belly dancers, cabaret, burlesque, circus and more will be taking to the stage, all while you enjoy a two-course meal washed down with bottomless booze.

Searching for fun events in London? Chelsea Funhouse has plenty to offer this month with a quirky cryptic cocktail experience, as well as bottomless brunch deals. Boasting three floors and unique themes, it's definitely a winner for food, drink and entertainment. 

THE DOUBLE R CLUB

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April in London is serving up one helluva treat if your a fan of twisted cabaret and burlesque. Bethnal Green Working Men's Club are serving up their monthly event inspired by the dark and beautiful words of David Lynch, with plenty of comedy, live music and performances to enjoy.

Looking for fun outdoor activities now open in London? Swing by plonk and putt your mini golfing skills to the test. Offering a range of outside spaces across the city, this place is sure to cater to quirky dates, group outings and plenty more socially distanced fun.

@ Online Event on Fri, 1st Jan 2021 - Sun, 1st Jan 2023

Looking for fun events n London this April? Keep things safe and sound in your own home and log on to this unique virtual mystery experience. Over the course of an evening you'll get to play at being sleuth, using codes, clues and challenges to find out what happened to a diplomat's daughter.