If you haven't been to Ballie Ballerson yet then you're really missing out. An iconic London venue, it's all about giant ball pits, offering two hour slots where you can soak up candy cocktails and tuck into unlimited pizza.
Best Events In London 2022
Here at DesignMyNight, we're determined to bring you right up to speed with the latest and greatest happenings. From quirky pop-ups to banging club nights via bar crawls and cabaret; we like to think we have our finger on the pulse of the best events in London, so how about giving our list a try?
Head to Bohemia Place, Hackney, where the ABQ RV has found a home. Don your hazmat suit, for safety, then get ready to mix up some totally unique molecular cocktails with help from some of the very talented motorhome residents.
If you're looking to combine your love of Southern cuisine with your burning passion for all things B.I.G, look no further, the Hip Hop Brunch is here to answer all your needs. Serving 3 courses of mouth-watering food and featuring a whole load of classic Hip Hop tracks, you'll have the chance to 'Get Your Freak On', dance the afternoon away and even try your hand at a bit of Hip Hop karaoke.
Who needs your normal eggs benny when you could take brunch to the next stratosphere? Taking place in a secret location, Disco Brunch is bringing the best disco music, bottomless cocktails and brunch food to London.
Book yourself a booth or a day bed at Skylight and enjoy everything this rooftop bar has to offer, from quirky outdoor games like croquet and petanque, alongside food, booze and more than a few views. Come winter, put your skates on for iceskating to a backdrop of London's skyline.
One of the most cracking events in London, H-Division is a fun immersive experience sure to be a crowd-pleaser. Enjoy three different cocktails at this 19th century inspired police station while solving a mystery involving none other than Jack the Ripper.
Take the idea of networking to the next level with Socialite Connections, who are sorting you with fun mingling events at venues such as Piano Works, Loop Bar and Mint Leaf Lounge. This exclusive membership is perfect for those looking to expand their contacts.
Want to spruce up your regular ol' bingo antics. Be sure to check out Blingo in multiple London locations for an evening of games, bangin' hip hop and RnB beats, lip sync battles, and dance offs. Need we say more?
We don't know about you, but The Chocolate Cocktail Club is our idea of heaven. After all, they're combining two of our favourite things, resulting in over 20 dessert-like mixes, such as the chocotini. And don't worry about getting peckish, they have plenty of light bites to fill your tum.
Looking for London's best experiences? The Vaults is serving up a winning combo of incredible food, tasty cocktails and drag-tastic theatre at its Mulan Rouge event. Hit up the Leake Street den where an evening of glitz and glamour awaits.
A must for lovers of quirky cocktails and immersive events, The Grid is a brilliant thing to do in London. What's the gist? You'll work within an escape room format to unscramble an evil AI corp's system and defeat their plan for worldwide domination, while drinking some futuristic cocktails.
Offering some of the best events in its Japanese blossom-covered venue, Neverland's Little Kyoto is a must-visit for those after bottomless brunches, themed Galentine's parties and drag bingo. Plus, their sake cocktail bar is to die for.
Situated in the heart of the West End, Jerusalem Bar and Kitchen have epic bottomless brunch events - sure to leave you full. Munch on burgers, fries and bubbly while enjoying the fun-themed happenings - we mean drag-drenched fun and Saturday soirees.
Ready for a food and drinks experience like no other... then hop on The Murdér Express Part Deux -Jewel Of The Empire. Not only will you have to work out who the murder suspect is, but you'll also have four courses of fantastic dishes to enjoy from Louisa Ellis.
Created using live actors, immersive 5D effects and incredible VR tech, this new London experience will see you travelling through 24 scenes, set the soundtrack of Jeff Wayne's War Of The Worlds musical. Come face to face with Martians as you find a way to escape to a new planet.
One of the best immersive experiences in London, The Gunpowder Plot sees the merging of VR and live theatre transport you into a world of spies, traitors and informants. Your task? To infiltrate the inner circle of those planning the attack and put a stop to it.
Perfect your downward dog over at Sky Garden, where they're holding morning yoga classes on their 36th floor. While you enjoy the magnificent views of London waking up from the floor-to-ceiling windows, move through vinyasa poses to stretch, strengthen and start your day right.
Make your way to Dusk at Pergola Paraíso at Pergola Paddington for their awesome event running every Saturday. Expect plenty of live music, entertainment from fire breathers and dancers, alongside a fabulous selection of thirst-quenching cocktails.
Searching for the best events in London? Then check out The Luna Cinema's awesome range of screenings. Boasting pop-ups across green spaces in the city and showing some ol' classics or best-loved flicks, this is the perfect activity for those warmer nights.
Taking the form of an illicit gambling den in the Wild West, Moonshine Saloon is the immersive pop-up that's feeding you shaken and stirred libations from the bottle of booze you smuggle in as you don Stetsons and shout 'HOWDY' at just about everyone that passes you by.
Looking for a fabulous event in the city? Make your way to Love Pub + Grub - Summer 2022 at Site 5 in Wapping. Expect delicious street food, bespoke concoctions, alongside some fabulous live music spun by a DJ. This is the place for ultimate party vibes.
The perfect afternoon activity for those who love a bit of big kid fun, tickets for London Shuffle Clubs' bottomless brunch include your own group play session, along with steaming slices of pizzas and bottomless fizz or beer.
Come the 31st of May, if you're not heading down to Salt Yard for the final of the 2022 Croquetas Challenge, then you're missing out. You'll become a judge, tucking into plates of the moreish beauties from the competing restaurants, all while sipping on drinks.
Hunting for something a bit quirkier to do in London? We've got sorted for one of the best events the city has to offer with its Taskmasters of the Universe event. You'll be asked to complete various challenges and create a whole new world through drawing, singing and dancing.
All aboard The Silent Disco Boat for a killer evening of late-night dancing, multi-channel DJs and unbeatable views of London's landmarks. What to expect? House, hip hop and commercial hits and one heck of a good time.
If you're a foodie, who likes a bit of entertainment, then look no further than Mumbai Masala. Head along to the much-loved Proud Cabaret City for a contemporary Asian menu curated by Masterchef finalist Nisha Parmar, alongside Bollywood entertainment and comedy.
Who doesn't love a bit of drinking and debauchery? Spend an evening in a 20s-themed speakeasy dancing to live music and watching incredible cabaret act at The Candlelight Club. The spot is embracing the roaring twenties and immersing you in the decadent decade.
Bringing together over 20 of the capital's best bars and world-leading brands, Cocktails in the City is the summer event that you won't want to miss. Not only will you get to sample exclusive creations, but you'll also get to make them yourself, as well as tuck into street food and kick back with a drink to live music.
In 2022, London Wing Fest is heading to Stratford for a delicious showdown of chicken-cooking talents. Included in your ticket, you'll get to sample succulent wings from 10 different traders, plus wash it down with boozy bevs using your six drinks tokens.
If you're up for one of the hottest tickets in town, Clifton Chilli Club is bringing the heat with its dining events. Enjoy a delicious 6-course curated menu, as well as beer from Laine Brew Co. Along with each dish, you'll get a speaker to take you through each dish for a truly memorable culinary experience.
Kick start your weekend with these exciting rooftop parties at The View From The Shard. Nab yourself a ticket to enjoy awe-inspiring sights of the city from above, as well as fantastic tunes and a few inclusive drinks thrown in too.
Promising an off-the-chain 90s themed party, these guys take you backstreet back (alright!) for a hearty chunk of nostalgia and boozy excess. You're encouraged to Be Dope, Be Awesome as you get settled into sharing platters of delicious 90s-inspired grub, washed down with bottomless cocktails for an hour.
It's probably easiest to think of this as a disco in pub quiz format. Leaving the boring trivia rounds at home, Sounds Familiar digs out clips of all your favourite sing-along anthems and tasks its visitors with remembering the song and the artist. Famous for getting even the most reserved of characters up on the chairs, singing and dancing into the night.
Perfect for any amateur bakers out there, The Big London Bake is a quirky event taking place this summer, revolving around all the yeast-based fun of baking. Guests will be set a number of challenges by the event's talented professionals in order to take the crown. Be sure to try your hardest, it's the yeast you can do.
Looking for a top-notch event? How about £7 cocktails across 300 of the city's finest boozers? If this sounds good, then you're going to want to join in on London Cocktail Week 2022 for a celebration of bespoke concoctions, with special pop-ups and menus to be enjoyed also.
At Alcotraz, there's one way to make prison better: cocktails. Smuggle your favourite bottle into this high security prison and you can enjoy a range of tailored cocktails – just make sure the warden doesn't catch you in this immersive drinking experience.
Get involved with one of the best events in London this season with this amazing bottomless brunch. Held at a secret London location, you'll enjoy a two course meal and bottomless drinks, before the sick MCs have you dancing the afternoon away.
If you're looking for something a little different, head to Musical Bingo or Gospeloke for the best events in London. Listen out for big tunes and prepare to win prizes at these fun nights out as you enjoy everything from wild quizzes to belting out classics.
London Cabaret Club is a must. Combining original choreography, premium production value, and a distinctly British theme, the show is worth the visit alone. Add in a spectacular meal and you have a truly good night out.
Calling all hip hop and RnB lovers, there's only one night you need to consider. Supa Dupa Fly is a stalwart on the London nightlife scene with a hot line-up of events that goes from boozy, music-filled brunches to late-night parties.
One of the best brunch parties in town, this unique day party brings you bottomless cocktails, tasty Jamaican-inspired cuisine and the very best in Reggae, Soca, Calypso and more all afternoon.
Shimmy on over to Mayfair for an evening of pure delight courtesy of world-renowned magician Tony Middleton. Boasting sleight of hand that will have to oohing and aahing all night long, The Magic Hour is the perfect quirky night out in the capital.
Head down to Brockley where Rivoli Ballroom is bringing you some of the best cinema events in London. Take a seat inside their grand screening room and catch all manner of classic movies, from La Dolce Vita to The Rocky Horror Picture Show.
One of the best things to do on a Saturday afternoon, this Beyoncé Brunch will see you tucking into a two-course lunch and sipping on bottomless cocktails. As for entertainment, expect a fantastic performance from a tribute act of Queen B, as well as five whole hours of non-stop bangers, including Single Ladies, Halo and more.
We're catering for those still shielding or sticking it out at home with a whole wealth of virtual events and delivery suggestions. Whether it's cocktails to your front door or immersive experiences online, check out DeliverMyNight for your at-home guide.
Head down to South Bank this summer where outdoor venue Between The Bridges will be pulling together iconic DJs every weekend throughout the season. Pitch up for the chance to catch Erol Alkan, Norman Jay, Gilles Peterson and Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy keeping the vibes high until late.