Best Events in December

It doesn't matter whether you're truly swept up in the feel-good festive spirit or you're more anti-yuletide than Mr Scrooge himself, there's definitely something for you in our list of the best events in December. A hand-picked guide stocked with pop-up cinema, South Pole saloons and boozy brunches, get out there and make the most of this month in London.

Last updated on 9th September 2019




@ The Hidden Spirit Ship on Various dates from Sunday 15th September 2019

This December, immerse yourselves in a truly unique drinking experience form the minds behind Alcotraz. This treacherous tale of treasure and deceit will take you through a 1 hour and 45 minute journey, in which you'll have the chance to sip on expertly-crafted cocktails as you unravel the mysteries of The Hidden Spirit. 

  The Big London Bake

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@ The Castle Tooting on Various dates from Sunday 15th September 2019

One of the best spots to get in the festive spirit, head to Tooting where The Big London Bake wants you to knock up some showstopping Christmas creations in just 90 minutes. Battle against some impressive bakers at this fun and creative London experience.

The Grand

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From live orchestras to a party through the ages, The Grand in Clapham goes all out when it comes to nights out in South London.

Flight Club

349 user reviews 5

Have a jolly good time at Flight Club's Festive brunch as you enjoy a bottle of prosecco and winter Pims, bottomless pizza, festive treats, DJs and all the darts you can handle.

  DRINKS + DRAG

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@ Wringer & Mangle on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

Time to get serious about partying as Drinks + Dine takes over Friday nights at Wringer & Mangle. Following on from the success of Dine + Drag, this evening is all about the martinis, with five cocktails being served, access to a drag show and a roaring after-party.

@ 5-15 Sun Street, London, EC2M2PT on Various dates from Thursday 19th September 2019

Inspired by the classic movie and shocking real-life story of charismatic millionaire Jordan Belfort, this immersive experience in Central London will take you through the thrilling story of the Wolf of Wall Street. Prepare to be thrown into a world of big money, high stakes and criminal deception.

One of London's most unique immersive experiences is continuing this December. You'll get to embody a scientist and step aboard a mobile laboratory, all while dinning hazmat suits, to cook up your own cocktails and bake pizzas in style.

Ultimate Power

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Ultimate Power lay down the party gauntlet once more this December as they return to the city once more. Heralded for some of the best club nights in the UK, join them as they work their way through inflatables, air guitars and some of the best ballads in the business.

Whether you fancy meeting the brewer, tasting your way through small batch beers or working your way through a mouthwatering 4-course feast matched with the finest hops, Meantime Brewing Company's Greenwich spot has got just what you need.

@ Owl and Hitchhiker on Various dates from Thursday 19th September 2019

Take a trip down the rabbit hole this month as this quirky escape room will be bringing Wonderland to the Holloway Road with a host of wondrous characters and fun challenges.

Don't let your events calendar freeze over this December, Skylight are hosting a number of hot events that are sure to get you in the festive mood. From rooftop ice skating to warm cocktail sipping against a jaw-dropping view, it's the ultimate destination for winter escapades.

A night of

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Head to Camden's Jazz Cafe, where a live band is taking over for a night of live music dedicated to the legendary Stevie Wonder. If you like the sound of this, then A Night Of is also hosting a special 60th anniversary Motown party. 

@ Neosight Headquarters, Bankside Arches, SE1 on Various dates from Tuesday 17th September 2019

Take on a terrifying robotic systems and create your own sci-fi inspired cocktails at this unique immersive experience. This adventure in Southwark will give you a glimpse into a dystopian future while taking you on a cool and quirky undercover operation.

GIN-HOUSE BURLESQUE

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Things are hotting up this winter as Gin House Burlesque are hosting a number of steamy events from their home at The King's Head Members Club. Join the city's premium vintage showgirls as they showcase the finest in burlesque, cabaret and vaudeville delights this December. 

@ Cafe de Paris on Friday 29th November 2019 and 2 other dates

The festive season is officially upon us and Cafe de Paris are going all out. Head to their central London club for an evening of mesmerising burlesque, incredible circus acts and live entertainment paired with a drool-worthy 3-course spread.

With a stellar line up of classic Christmas flicks on the cards, this north London hub is all about the festive feels this year. Watch iconic flicks from Love Actually to Die Hard and more, with a choice of packages including pizza, wine, beers, mulled wine and more.

@ Secret location in hackney on Thursday 12th December 2019 and 2 other dates

This December, secret club Rumour Mill is playing host to a whole load of festive entertainment. From fire goddesses to burlesque stars and slick showgirls, there's plenty to feast your eyes upon at this extraordinary experience.

Head to Rande's unique subterranean cantina for a stunning feast of Mexican cuisine in a stunning communal-style setting. Eat, drink and marvel at the feast that this quirky pop up can craft at all manner of unusual locales.

  The SoulTown Supper

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@ FEST Camden on Thursday 19th September and Thursday 10th October 2019

Experience the power of Motown, as this immersive supper club takes over Camden for a series of red carpet events, featuring live music, house bands and soul food. Whether you're a fan of Diana Ross or just looking for something fun to do in London, this is the place.

  Victoria Brunch Social

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@ Flight Club Victoria on Various dates from Sunday 15th September 2019

Perfect for a Christmas get-together, Flight Club offers the ultimate weekend social experience. Head to Victoria where you can take their state-of-the-art interactive darts oches for a test drive alongside bottomless pizza and a bottle of prosecco each.

@ The Bletchley on Various dates from Tuesday 17th September 2019

This December, become a member of the Bletchley Park code-breakers and take part in a unique cocktail making experience. You'll get to use Enigma machines to generate complex ingredients and recipes, all before drinking your rewards. 

@ Trapped Escape Rooms on Various dates from Sunday 15th September 2019

A fully immersive escape room experience, this unique mission is turning you into an undercover MI6 operative for an hour of high-octane puzzle-solving as you try and identify the double agent in your midst. If you think you've got what it takes to save national secrets, head to Stratford for this month and put your money where your mouth is.

@ Moonshine Saloon on Various dates from Wednesday 18th September 2019

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Perfect for festive gatherings and quirky get-togethers, this stunning cocktail experience in Fulham offers you the chance to take it back to the rugged landscape of the Wild West. Get totally immersed and play at smuggler in this incredible pop up, just watch out for the local Sheriff.