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 27th June 2022




Hip Hop Brunch LDN

763 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.

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.

Aeronaut

198 user reviews 4

Aeronaut are serving up a whole range of fun things to do in London this July. The Acton bar, restaurant and entertainment destination are hosting weekly quiz nights alongside raucous bottomless brunches that are sure to have you coming back for more.

Dabbers Bingo

113 user reviews 4

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.

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Underbelly Festival is back yet again, bringing with its a range of exciting acts, performances and shows. Not only can you catch an aerialist whizzing through the air, but also have an absolute laugh at the hands of a stand-up star, or just simply enjoy alfresco food and drink.

@ Balls Brothers- Austin Friars on Saturday 2nd July 2022 and 30 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. 

Sky Garden

1474 user reviews 4

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.

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

311 user reviews 5

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.

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. 

Hyper Reality

146 user reviews 5

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.

Meantime Brewing Company

131 user reviews 5

Come rain or shine, nothing beats a fresh pint... and that's where Meantime Brewing Company comes in. Check out their awesome brewery a short walk from North Greenwich tube station for some cool boozy events from tastings to tours.

Looking for the top things to do this July in London? Impossible Things Entertainment have got you covered with their epic The Greatest Showman themed brunch event. Taking place in Aeronaut's quirky outdoor terrace, the party pros will also be treating you to two hours of bottomless mimosas.

Queen of Hoxton

37 user reviews 4

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 Doctor's Orders

10 user reviews 2

Looking for ways to celebrate the return of clubbing this July? Head to an event hosted by The Doctor's Orders, where you'll find the biggest hits in hip-hop and RnB. Coming to venues across London with boozy brunches, epic nights out and boat parties, they're well worth checking out. 

@ Aquavit on Fri, 8th Jul 2022 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Indulge in a dining experience like no other at hotspot Aquavit. Two incredible chefs (one of which boasts two Michelin Stars) will be taking over the kitchen to rustle you up an impeccable seven-course tasting menu that'll showcase the best of the restaurant's London and New York outposts.

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.

The Exhibit

240 user reviews 4

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?

The Hackney Social

140 user reviews 4

Make the most of the sunshine by heading along to The Hackney's Socials events. In collaboration with Black Eats LDN, they're hosting an exciting black-owned market. On top of that, there will be plant-based socials, late-night music events and so much more.

The 90's Brunch

246 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. 

Neverland

944 user reviews 4

Searching for fun summer events in London? Boasting multiple themed happenings, Neverland has plenty to offer this month, from delicious bottomless brunches to epic beach parties and Miami Vice soirees.

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.

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.

The Big Bakes

1545 user reviews 5

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.

Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch

4424 user reviews 4

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.

Rivoli Pop up Cinema

86 user reviews 5

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.

Ricco Lounge Events

74 user reviews 5

Live jazz and soul performances, weekend cabaret shows, Wednesday movie nights... the list of events taking place throughout July at Ricco Lounge are as diverse as they are fun. Meet your mates or date at this basement bar and enjoy an evening of entertainment in a sultry setting.

Flight Club

532 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.

Looking for fun things to do this July in London? Head over to Vauxhall where this epic outdoor pop-up is playing host to a whole range of cool events, including an epic drag show from the one and only Juno Birch.

@ 56 Leadenhall Street on Various dates from Thursday 30th June 2022

To spice up your July events in London with a trip to an immersive experience, look no further than this one themed around Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds. You'll be plunged right into the plot of this great sci-fi tale thanks to live actors and incredible 5D effects.

@ Brewery & Visitor Center on Various dates from Friday 1st July 2022

Looking for the best things to do around London in July? If you're a lover of freshly-poured pints, then Meantime Brewing Company has just the thing. The hoppy pros are treating you to a tour of their Greenwich factory, showing you all the processes from mash tun to finished product, and treating you to few sips along the way.

Bashment Brunch

60 user reviews 4

Looking for the best events in London this summer? Keep the Carnival vibes going with Bashment Brunch. Their bottomless events take place across the city, with flowing rum punch, Caribbean eats and a banging playlist of dancehall, soca and reggae tunes.

Searching for fun events in July? We've got just the act - Shakespeare in the Gardens. Enjoy One Bar's version of The Taming of the Shrew or check out The Comedy Errors to see a hilarious set of actors perform multiple parts of the play.

Hidden Jazz Club

166 user reviews 5

Taking place in Waterloo is one of the best jazz events in the city. At this vintage theatre, you'll get to hear from the likes of Binker Golding, James Copus, Jas Kayser and many more talented musicians all while settling in with a drink in hand.

Urban Missions

84 user reviews 4

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.

The BBQ Club

443 user reviews 5

Bask in the sunshine on Southbank this July, thanks to cabana tables and riverside views at Jimmy's BBQ Club. Here, you'll whip up a 6-course meal using fire cooking techniques, with the help of Aaron Middleton. Better yet, there are plenty of tasty sides and wine pairings to accompany.

Truman's Social Club

182 user reviews 4

Truman's Social Club is a large beer garden with street food and craft beer, designed with the latest social distancing guidelines in mind. Over time, the Walthamstow site hopes to expand to include an on-site brewery, taproom, market, live music space, artist studios, and become one of the area's best bars. 

@ Ninth Life on Various dates from Thursday 30th June 2022

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.

Backyard Comedy Club

69 user reviews 5

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.

The Reggae Brunch

1801 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.

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.

  The Candlelight Club

470 user reviews 4

@ The Candlelight Club on Various dates from Saturday 17th September 2022

Bringing a night of 20s speakeasy-themed fun to a secret location in London, The Candlelight Club is, without doubt, serving up some fo the best things t odo in July. Get on your glad rags and head back in time where cabaret acts, a fortune teller and fabulous libations will be waiting.

Get in the summer mood and head to The Art of Spritz Masterclass for one boozy affair. While learning about the drink's history, you'll get to experiment with flavours and create two of your own cocktails. Talk about channeling your inner bartender, right?

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.

Trapeze Bar

95 user reviews 3

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.