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 - and now they've launched in an even bigger site in Soho (hello, UV ball pit)
Best Events in London
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.
Say goodbye to the never-ending box set binging, and liven up your next night in with this immersive online experience. For one night only, you'll become part of a jury - hearing the details of a gruesome crime and deciding for yourself if the defendant should be found guilty.
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 best winter events in London this year, this unique film series from the Skylight London team is set to be the ultimate festive cinema nights. Head over to Tobacco Dock and get stuck into classic Christmas movies, cocktails and seasonal snacks.
Get ready to drink up and get down because the London Margarita Rumble is kicking off this May and there's going to be 2 hours of unlimited cocktails, tacos from James Cochran and a buzzing vibe in the quirky arches of London Fields Brewery in Hackney.
This king of London pop-ups, Jimmy Garcia, has done it again with his new Southbank-based venue. Head to the cosy alpine-themed Refuge Restaurant or book your very own private igloo as you chow down on oozing cheese fondue, sizzling steaks and boozy hot chocolate.
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.
Winterland is hosting a season of non-stop events, complete with boozy brunches, prosecco Saturdays and epic themed-bashes. Don your cosiest attire and head on down to this alpine-style retreat, complete with private igloos and cosy lodges.
This immersive murder mystery experience is inviting you to climb aboard the 'The Murdér Express' as it makes its historic journey. Sip on cocktails and enjoy luxury cuisine courtesy of MasterChef finalist Louisa Ellis, as a series of dramatic events unfold in front of your very own eyes.
A wonderland of drinking, dining and some of London's finest live cabaret performances, Proud Embankment sure knows how to host a sparkling night out. This autumn they have a showstopping line-up of events - from drag queen spectaculars to A-lister performances.
An invitation to the underworld? You've been invited (to of all things this year) the devil's wedding. Another premium experience from the team at The Vaults, get ready for immersive shenanigans with one of the most naughty names going.
A name synonymous with some of the best meaty dishes in London, temper are letting you in on all their taco secrets in this must-try masterclass as you join the masters in putting together the renowned 'cheeseburger taco'.
If this Halloween is shaping up to be uneventful for you... why? Peckham is host to one of the city's coolest immersive cinema experiences as Pop Up Screens are showing how it's done with horror favourites and creepy interiors galore.
The ultimate place to spend a night out this festive season, Miracle on Kingdom Street is the shiny new pop up that's taking over Pergola Paddington. Boasting both cosy private chalets and all-singing, all-dancing Bavarian beer hall, it's the stuff of winter dreams.
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.
Hosted by a certified sommelier and judge of the World Beer Awards, this series of workshops and events include some of the best brewing in the UK and beyond. Learn about the grain to glass process that goes into creating craft sips as part of these London-based tasting tours.
If you're a sucker for live music, this is one unmissable event in London. One Night Records presents Lockdown Town will take you back in time to a specific American musical era through live performances, dressing up and themed refreshments throughout.
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.
Take a truly unique trip along the River Thames with a Thames Rockets speedboat tour. You'll blast down the river with the wind in your hair as you take in iconic landmarks, there's even a refreshing cocktail waiting for you once you touch back down on land.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 find out who is London's true star baker. Be sure to try your hardest, it's the yeast you can do.
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.
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.
One of the best brunch events in West London, this unique offering from Evans & Peel Detective Agency is taking you back to a bygone era of contraband cocktails and stunning swing sessions. And this time? They're throwing in bottomless food too.
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.