London's Best Events In July

The sun's in the sky, the city is sizzling and it feels like everyone's in a good mood. And it seems London is too, with rooftop parties, cocktail festivals, canal cruises and summertime pop-ups all on hand to help you make the most of it. So, whether you're after somewhere for a midnight dance or just looking to kick back and enjoy the balmy weather, you'll find them all here in our package of the best events in July. 

Last edited by Talia Stanton

Last updated on 23rd February 2024

Ballie Ballerson London

Remember when Marie Kondo spoke about sparking joy? Ballie Ballerson listened. One of the most unique experiences in the city, the big kids playground in Shoreditch is the ultimate spot to indulge in fruity cocktails whilst dipping in and out of London's largest ball-pit.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

Get involved in one of London's best events this July, as Hip Hop Brunch takes up residency at a top secret location. Enjoy an hour of bottomless tipples before belting out some bangers or watching as others attempt to rap their way through.

Backyard Comedy Club

Backyard Comedy Club is adding some lols to your July as it joins forces with some of the best up-and-comers and well-known names in the industry to bring you a barrel of hilarious nights. Alongside regular Thursday and Friday shows, there'll also be a special event with Sara Pascoe.

Alcotraz London: Cell Block Two-One-Two

@ Alcotraz Penitentiary: London on Various dates from Saturday 2nd March 2024

This July, take a trip into the seedy underworld of the criminal system at London's only prison-inspired cocktail experience. Hidden behind unassuming shutters along Brick Lane and in Covent Garden, Alcotraz will task you to sneak in contraband spirits past guards and prying inmates. 

Trapeze Bar

Trapeze Bar has a lineup of fun-packed events for July. Whether it's bottomless Thursdays with free-flowing cocktails and unlimited wings for 90 minutes or a 90s-themed bottomless brunch touting top-notch tunes, this Great Eastern Street spot won't fail to impress. 

The Reggae Brunch

Bringing you some of the best events in London in July, The Reggae Brunch has you covered for cocktails, food and epic tunes. Beginning with an hour of bottomless rum punch and a three-course Caribbean meal, the party will soon move to the dancefloor where a DJ will be spinning some of the freshest tracks.

The Murdér Express

@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Saturday 2nd March 2024

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Need July plans? Now you got 'em with The Murdér Express - an immersive dining experience. Get ready to solve the mystery at Pedley Street Station, all while sinking your teeth into a menu from Michelin star chef Niall Keeting.

Flight Club

When it comes to darts, Flight Club are connoisseurs at bringing the party. Rally your mates for their Brunch Social and spend your weekend scoring bullseyes whilst dancing to a summer playlist, swigging from bottles of prosecco and nibbling on bottomless pizza.

Love Pub + Grub 2024

@ Night Tales on Various dates from Saturday 27th April 2024

Popular Hackney hangout Night Tales is home to a sizzling summer pop-up that will see you drinking cocktails, dancing to DJ sets, consuming street food and chatting with your mates in VIP booths for an entire day of sun-soaked fun. That's right Love Pub + Grub is back with a bang – and tickets cost as little as £2.50 when bought in groups of six. 

Midnight Apothecary

Midnight Apothecary has you set with underground tours and visits to its gorgeous roof garden. While getting your hands on a s'more and cuddling up by the toasty fire, you can sip on botanical summer cocktails such as a charcoal-activated margarita.

Dabbers Bingo

Looking for some of the best things to do in July? Thankfully, Dabbers is back and they're set to be bigger and better than ever come the summertime. Join them at their Houndsditch HQ for bottomless brunches and unique nights out this month.

Brixton Jamm

The Brixton Courtyard is a socially distant outdoor experience and a totally new way to party in London. Head here to revel in three areas designed for socialising in a Covid-safe setting with world class DJs, craft beverages, cocktails and some of the city's top street food traders.

Musical Bingo: International Bangers - Soho

@ O'Neill's Wardour Street on Thursday 7th March 2024 and 9 other Thursdays

July plans? Sorted. Head along to Musical Bingo's 15th Birthday it's July for its main event. Located at Between The Bridges in Southbank, there's going to be a boatload of fun activities. Expect signature games, alongside flowing bevvies and some hidden surprises.

DRINK & PLAY: The Hunt for The Smoking Caterpillar - Comedy escape room + immersive theatre experience

@ Ninth Life on Saturday 23rd March 2024 and 2 other Saturdays

Spice things up this July with a trip to a weird and wacky immersive experience. Combining interactive theatre with a comedy escape room, The Hunt for The Smoking Caterpillar takes you down the rabbit hole into an alternative Wonderland.

Neon Naked Life Drawing

One of the best art classes in London this July, this unusual life-drawing session is turning out the lights and letting you draw in UV. Whether you're logging on to their virtual events or pitching up for a socially distant drawing session, this quirky offering is set to unleash you creativity this month.

Garage Brunch

Gagging for a day of drinking and dancing in the sunshine? Head to Brixton Courtyard, where Garage Brunch is hosting a series of epic alfresco events. Expect unlimited cocktails, tasty food and epic DJs, all with social-distancing in mind throughout.

Merchant House

If you're on the hunt for fun events in London, look no further than Merchant House. Their epic and boozy affairs include gin, rum and whisky masterclasses, complete with a tasting and some inside secrets to your spirit.


If you're after fun events in July, then Plonk Crazy Golf has got you covered. With venues spanning from Borough Market to Camden, there are plenty of spots to compete with pals or for that awesome date night. Expect courses with 100% up-cycled materials and flowing bevvies.

Queen of Hoxton

If you're looking for fun things to do this July in London, head on over to Queen of Hoxton where a jam-packed roster of amazing events is waiting to be discovered. From rooftop tipples to underground partying, this place really does cover all bases.

The Big Bakes

Do something a little different this summer and challenge your friends at this award-winning baking experience. Unleash your competitive cooking streak, with a 90 minute window to whip up the perfect bake using ingredients, tools and tips provided to avoid any kitchen distasters.

The Exhibit

Searching for fun summer events during July? Head to The Exhibit in Balham for an epic lineup - we're talking life drawing classes with a professional artist, horror movie screenings and naked brunches. Need we say more?

Sky Garden

One of the most iconic locations in London, Sky Garden is packed with events in July. Whether you fancy a live music night complete with drinks or an early morning yoga session, the venue promises a cracking time in a lush setting.

Soul Supper Immersive Dining Experience 2024 - LONDON EMBANKMENT

@ Proud Embankment on Sunday 10th March and Sunday 21st April 2024

Proud Embankment will be celebrating all things Motown this summer when Soul Supper Immersive Dining Experience takes over. Tickets include two-course of mouthwatering cuisine along with a glass of fizz and live entertainment from some of London's most talented musicians.

Live Band Karaoke

Taking place in Hoxton, Camden and beyond, Live Band Karaoke is a great shout for an evening out. Enjoy singing your heart out while reading the lyrics on the screen. You'll get to choose from over 350 songs while quenching your thirst with delish cocktails.

Rivoli Pop up Cinema

Looking for fun events in July? Head down to Brockley where the Rivoli Ballroom is bringing you a quirky lineup of classic movies throughout the month. Join them for screenings inside one of the grandest movie rooms in the city.


@ Glaziers Hall on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th July 2024

To fill your summer calendar with your favourite spirit? Check out the Rum Show 2024, which brings together top bars like Laki Kane and Trailer Happiness to whip you up a free cocktail each. But that's not all, as more than 50 exhibitors have over 200 bottles between them for you to try - plus demos, a free glass, masterclasses and more.

The 90's Brunch

This July, indulge in the ultimate throwback event in London - we're talking acid-wash denim, Jason Donovan hits and mullets galore. The 90's Brunch will be keeping you on your toes with its free-flowing fizz, party games and vast array of nostalgic-themed entertainment. 

Ginger's Big Drag Bottomless Brunch

@ Balls Brothers- Austin Friars on Saturday 2nd March 2024 and 86 other Saturdays

Check out Gigi's Bar this summer where the infamous 'Great British Brunch Off' comedy show will have you snorting espresso martinis out your nose. Join your drag-tastic host Ginger Phlappage for an afternoon of ludicrous activities including Take It To The Runway and The Wheel of Certain Misfortune. 

Barrio Bars

Boasting Latin attitude and fun vibes is Barrio. With bars dotted across the capital, there's plenty to get stuck into this July. From its new Cabaret Of Sin event in Covent Garden to throwback karaoke, musical bingo and Cardi B-themed brunches, these venues will impress.

The Rosemary Branch Theatre

The Rosemary Branch Theatre is here to upgrade your boring ol' July plans. Head along to this Shepperton Road venue for a cool lineup of shows, spanning from comedy nights to plays in the award-winning upstairs function room. Hungry? They have a crackin' menu for that.


Shake and shimmy your way through July with Supa Dupa Fly's fun and raucous RnB brunch events. What to expect? Two tasty courses, three delicious cocktails or fizz and incredible DJ sets playing all the latest and best hip hop beats.


Is it even summer if you're not soaking up the sun on a gorgeous rooftop? Located in Tobacco Dock, Skylight is a stunning spot offering views, brews and a number of outdoor games to keep you amused, including petanque and croquette.

Urban Missions

Grab five of your closest comrades for Urban Missions, a thrilling immersive outdoor game around London. Add a dash of adrenaline to your July in London by racing against the clock to solve problems, decoding riddles and averting crisis.

Hyper Reality

Looking for cool things to do in East London this July? Hyper Reality is back and they're bringing you an epic access all areas experience. Join them for two hours of unlimited gameplay across three themed areas.

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

With plenty of locations in London, Sounds Familiar Music Quiz are giving you something to sing about. With over 100 killer tunes, fun games and delish drinks, it's a great shout for team-building events and solo activities.

Theo Randall at The Intercontinental Park Lane

This July, it's a pick of two different events from masters of luxury Theo Randall at The Intercontinental Park Lane. Choose between a cooking class with the award-winning chef himself, which is followed by a four-course meal, or a wine dinner from a top producer that includes authentic Venetian food.