Best Events In August

We're at the height of summer and - if you haven't already - it is definitely about time for you to get out and experience the best events in London. August has plenty of great events and our hand-picked guide is just the thing to get you out for some summer fun. Whether you're looking to be on the move at a new pub crawl or want to go a little crazy at a themed party; we've got the best August events in London. Check them out today and get inspired to try something new!

Last updated on 7th September 2018

  The Brig

18 user reviews 5

@ Merchant House on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

If you're after a cocktail experience, then this summer pop up is just what you need. Whether it's rum, gin or whiskey you're after, the Merchant House's hidden bar has it all. With a personal bartender and your own music selection, this is the perfect private hire.

32 events @ Secret London Location with 32 upcoming dates from 13 Oct 2018 until 29 Jun 2019

To celebrate the work of some of Hip Hop's B.I.Gest artists and groups, Hip Hop Brunch will be putting on a number of afternoons throughout August, letting you unwind to your favourite songs while tucking into a delicious 3-course meal. With bottomless cocktails served between 12-1 pm and an impressive food menu boasting all your favourite Southern dishes, Saturday afternoons just got a whole lot better.

7 events @ 2 venues with 123 upcoming dates from 11 Oct 2018 until 27 Jan 2019

One of the best events in London this August, this fun and quirky bar down at Tobacco Dock is bringing you skyline views, gorgeous summery drinks and French and British lawn games to have a crack at.

11 events @ XOYO with 11 upcoming dates from 17 Oct 2018 until 29 Nov 2018

Retelling the stories of some of music history's most loved names, the Reimagine collective bring together orchestras and live performers to offer one of the most nostalgic live experiences in London.

17 events @ Cafe de Paris with 17 upcoming dates from 12 Oct 2018 until 22 Dec 2018

With some of the summer's best London events taking place under its roof, Cafe de Paris is the perfect spot to unleash your inner prince or princess and indulge in the decadence that this city has to offer.

  The Covent Garden Comedy Club

37 user reviews 4

@ Heaven on Various dates from Saturday 20th October 2018

Popularly known as one of the best comedy clubs in central London, the Covent Garden Comedy Club prides itself on delivering only the biggest names on the international circuit right now. Each show sees several completely hilarious comics take to the stage alongside one compere, and your ticket offers both 15% off at the Lulivo Italian restaurant.

18 events @ 10 venues with 41 upcoming dates starting on 12 Oct 2018

Named as one of the UK's best RnB nights, Supa Dupa Fly is an unmissable series of events. From parties on a rooftop through to beach parties, this huge night of top London DJs and a party happy atmosphere.

4 events @ 3 venues with 4 upcoming dates from 05 Nov 2018 until 12 Jan 2019

Whitney fans look out as this concert series brings you a night dedicated to the iconic singer. Performed by a stunningly talented group of musicians, it's one of the best events coming up in London in August.

7 events @ 4 venues with 17 upcoming dates starting on 16 Oct 2018

Do yoga like never before, as you don your finest glitter at their DIY station before performing an hour long class to a mix of disco classics. You'll finish off with a super-food cocktail or mocktail.

2 events @ 2 venues with 5 upcoming dates from 20 Oct 2018 until 15 Dec 2018

For an alternative night out in London this August, head to this pop-up ceilidh dancing event. Expect all the classic Scottish dances, with some alternative ones thrown in - as a live ceilidh band put some spark into your summer.

6 events @ DNA VR with 300 upcoming dates from 11 Oct 2018 until 19 Dec 2018

This summer, DNA VR invite you to take part in a new experience. Immerse yourself in the world of virtual reality and conquer new challenges through seamless design and modern technology.

2 events @ 2 venues with 42 upcoming dates from 11 Oct 2018 until 29 Dec 2018

Comedy Carnival brings you award-winning comedians from around the world, as well as plush dining and roaring shows at some of London's best venues.

4 events @ The London Cabaret Club with 36 upcoming dates from 21 Mar 2017 until 22 Dec 2018

London Cabaret Club is the ultimate way to spend a night out in Central London, with an excellent array of cabaret shows set around distinctly British themes and performed by West End stars, all while you feast on delicious dinners.

@ Concrete on Various dates from Thursday 25th October 2018

Musical Bingo combines everything you love about bingo and music and makes it that much better. Every month the theme changes, so expect your favourite songs on the airwaves, some mystery rounds and pizza from Pizza East Kitchen.

2 events @ Sakagura with 5 upcoming dates from 23 Oct 2018 until 27 Nov 2018

Offering some of the finest food and drink on Heddon Street, Sakagura have channelled their talents into some stunning events where you can sample the delights of their various menus.

6 events @ Century with 6 upcoming dates from 20 Oct 2018 until 26 Jan 2019

Matching great films with tasty treats, the Gourmet Cinema Club is back this month to bring you screenings of your favourite movie classics from The Big Lebowski to The Notebook.

10 events @ 2 venues with 10 upcoming dates from 13 Oct 2018 until 15 Dec 2018

Boost up your weekend game this August in London as the Reggae Brunch arrives to bring you bottomless cocktails and delicious food set to the soundtrack of your favourite Reggae, Soca, Calypso, Soul, Bashment and Ska sounds.

@ Bert & May on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Hosted by Gabriel Waterhouse 1 Michelin-starred Galvin La Chapelle and three times Michelin-starred chef Herber Berger, you can guarantee a delicious meal at this pop up supperclub. With seven courses and paired wines, you can't go wrong.

3 events @ The Grand with 18 upcoming dates from 12 Oct 2018 until 03 Mar 2019

The Grand is your one-stop shop for fun this August, from their huge confetti-canon filled weekends, through to sing-along cinema nights - there's always something big going down.

@ HALF HITCH Micro-Distillery on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Take a crack at distilling your own gin at this cool masterclass at the Half Hitch micro-distillery. Bring your own ingredients to this fascinating session and leave with a little taster of your own gin, as well as a slug or two of Half Hitch's own unique brand.

8 events @ 2 venues with 165 upcoming dates starting on 13 Oct 2018

This month, things are getting spicy at FEST, as they bring a whole heap of entertainment. From iconic film singalongs to magic shows and burlesque performances, there is something for everyone at this quirky summer series.

3 events @ The Prince of Wales Brixton with 3 upcoming dates starting on 19 Oct 2018

The Prince of Wales is the ultimate way to spend the last summer month, boasting some of the best themed nights, massive parties, and hottest DJs to come south of the river. And with it spread across the club and rooftop space, you can really enjoy the summer loving.

23 events @ Secret London Location with 23 upcoming dates from 20 Oct 2018 until 29 Jun 2019

Think you know what a fun brunch in London looks like? You must not have met The 90s Brunch yet. Join them this August for daytime drinks and throwback antics as the promise 90s hits, bottomless mimosa's, a lip-sync battle and more.

8 events @ Secret London Location with 8 upcoming dates from 10 Nov 2018 until 15 Jun 2019

There's a new brunch player in town and they're bringing bottomless cocktails, two courses of brunch food and the hottest disco tunes with them.

6 events @ Secret Location with 300 upcoming dates from 11 Oct 2018 until 29 Nov 2018

Head down to this immersive mystery experience where you are invited to investigate evidence and solve the secrets in groups of three or more. Perfect for fans of escape rooms, you can walk the line between espionage and theatre.

  Sleight of Hand on the Strand

34 user reviews 5

@ Simpsons in the Strand on Saturday 20th October 2018 and 3 other Saturdays

This night of 1920's-themed close-up magic at one of London's most exclusive hotels sees magician extraordinaire Tony Middleton taking on his 50th show, alongside Magic Circle Stage Magician of the Year 2018 finalise Dominick Zwolinski.

4 events @ 3 venues with 122 upcoming dates from 11 Oct 2018 until 30 Nov 2018

Get out of the summer heat and into one of The VR Concept's cutting-edge gaming booths. Choose your game and enjoy up to an hour of interactive adventuring with your friends at locations across London.