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 updated on 7th July 2020

The Luna Cinema - London

42 user reviews 4

The Luna Cinema is back and better than ever, bringing a host of movie classics to green spaces all over London. The outdoor movie pop-up will be screening hits including Romeo + Juliet, Notting Hill and Knives Out, ideal for a romantic date night or just a fun evening with mates.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

520 user reviews 4

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.

Head to Hackney's Bohemia Place where a Breaking Bad-inspired RV awaits. Step inside your motorhome away from home and mix up your very own molecular libations at this wacky and fully-immersive masterclass.

@ Perk'd Up Burger on Tue, 9th Jun 2020 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Save £10.00 on ticket BYOB KIT (Option 1): 4 x Perk'd Up Cheeseburgers with discount code PERKDUP10

Got buns hun? Perk'd Up Burger are adding some excitement to your mealtimes with their various DIY kits, that'll give you a step-by-step guide and ingredients to make four delicious meals. Now all that's left to do is decide your patty...

Set sail and explore the Olympic Park canal network with Gin On The River. During your cruise you'll learn a short history of the spirit whilst sipping on four bespoke mixes, all served in custom glasses that are available to be kept as a souvenir.

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.

Thames Rockets

37 user reviews 5

Discounts available on certain events

What do you get when you combine speed boats with London Cocktail Club? Thames Rockets are the ultimate river experience. Not only will you be supplied with a tasty snifter, but this exhilarating speedboat ride will give you enviable views of the city's iconic skyline.

Whether you're a beginner or expert, you're in for a fun and energetic evening at Fiddle Paradiddle's Pop-Up Ceilidh. Taking place across London, the raucous night will have you stomping your feet and clapping your hands to a wild live band.

Disco Yoga

148 user reviews 5

Who says you can't feel like a Dancing Queen whilst sun saluting? Get stuck into Disco Yoga's quirky workout experience, where DIY glitter stations are the norm and mountain poses and vinyasa flows are accompanied by a soundtrack of party classics.

@ M.V. Jewel of London - Festival Pier on Various dates from Saturday 11th July 2020

After months of being cooped up indoors it's little wonder you're craving a dose of culture. What better way to fall back in London than a party sunset cruise down the River Thames, complete with a retractable roof, fully-stocked bar and plenty of social distancing measures.

@ Pop up location on Various dates from Wednesday 8th July 2020

Dinner Ladies are giving you the chance to indulge in a luxury dining experience from home this summer. Choose from the birthday deal, which includes a three-course feast and wine pairing, or there's the boozy brunch package, glorious garden picnic box and the ultimate BBQ kit.

Garage Brunch

537 user reviews 4

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.

Bashment Brunch

46 user reviews 4

Bashment Brunch is an award-winning event in London. Playing the very best in soca, reggaeton, afrobeats and dancehall, they'll also be treating you to an hour of bottomless punch and a two-course feast of jerk chicken and rum cake.

The 90's Brunch

204 user reviews 3

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. 

A night of

93 user reviews 4

Catch the city's most talented musicians as they perform a range of live sets and tribute shows at Jazz Cafe. With everything from Whitney-fuelled evenings to nights devoted to reggae, this series is bound to have something to please everyone.

London Craft Beer Cruise

60 user reviews 4

This year, your summer should be about two things - boats and booze - and the London Craft Beer Cruise is offering you all that and more. Take a trip down the Thames on this fun floating bar that brings together an excellent line up of local brews for you to chug on.

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. 

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.

Celestial Drive In Cinema

37 user reviews 5

Discounts available on certain events

Head on over to Flamingo Park in Chislehurst this July and you'll find Celestial Drive In Cinema. Offering a quirky drive-in movie experience inspired by Miami Vice, the outdoor event will keep you on your toes with its combination of Hollywood flicks and impressive refreshments from KERB food traders.

Flight Club

463 user reviews 5

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.

The Boat Show Comedy Club

38 user reviews 5

Head down to the river where the Tattershall Castle plays host to some of the comedy circuit's most established acts and freshest talents every week. Find yourself there at the weekend? Stay on for their club night and dance to the biggest floor-fillers and souped-up pop songs.

Cocktails in the City 2020

603 user reviews 4

If you love a potent drink or two, Cocktails in the City 2020 is a must. Taking place across two days at Bedford Square Gardens, the festival is filled with pop-up bars from the best in the country, along with interactive mixology sessions and plenty more to look forward to. 

  The Candlelight Club

336 user reviews 4

@ The Candlelight Club on Saturday 18th July 2020

This July in London, be taken back to the Golden Age days of live jazz, late night debauchery, bathtub gin and flappers. The Candlelight Club are in town and they're set to host a series of glamorous soirees where you'll be dancing, drinking and getting merry as if it were the 1920s. 

Agency Unknown

244 user reviews 4

If you're after something a little different then look no further than Agency Unknown. The party pros are adding a comedy element to your night out with a number of brilliantly bizarre events that'll see you competitively twerking, lip-syncing and letting your hair down.

The Reggae Brunch

1627 user reviews 4

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.

Tonight Josephine

17 user reviews 3

Back with a bang, Tonight Josephine is ready to bring summer to life with a unique selection of quirky events taking place this summer. From showgirl brunches to Mean Girls afternoon tea, they're making sure you pack as many memories into this season as possible.

Grow Hackney is a cool and quirky riverside retreat in London. A multipurpose space offering everything from workspaces to outdoor dining and dining, it's a must for summertime sipping with local artists, musicians, DJ's and community groups providing regular entertainment.

Remember when Marie Kondo spoke about sparking joy? Ballie Ballerson listened. One of the most unique experiences in the city, the big kids playground has sites in both Shoreditch and Soho where you can indulge in fruity cocktails whilst dipping in and out of London's largest ball-pit.

Offering some of the finest food experiences in London, The Moveable Feast is a charity restaurant crawl around the city's most exciting private dining rooms. Organised by area, you'll enjoy a stunning dish at four different fine-dining eateries with the aim of raising funds for Action Against Hunger.

@ Secret London Location on Various dates from Wednesday 22nd July 2020

Discover the summer of 1963 at Kellerman's resort this July, as Secret Cinema invite you to take part in their Dirty Dancing immersive experience. Expect an evening of drinking, dancing, live music and something even more tempting when you venture off the beaten track...