Best Events in November
It looks as though winter is well and truly upon us. Still, there's no need to be glum - don't even think about letting the cold weather stop you from having fun this November. Dust off your scarf and your mittens and get on out there - after all, there are tons of great events in November for you and your pals to enjoy, right across London. We've put together a whole list of events to keep you occupied, each with their own quirks and charm to satisfy even the most discerning of party-goers. Have a lil' look through our list and book online now to secure your spot at some of our recommended events in November.
Last updated on 25th November 2016
Ball pits are back in fashion, people and one is heading to Dalston to make your party fun a million times better. BallieBallerson is opening this November and will have a huge underground ball pit, DJs playing various sets and cocktails will be based on retro sweeties such as Dip Dabs and Pink Shrimps.
November in London just got a whole lot more hilarious with The Hippodrome Casino's comedy nights. Join comedians and cabaret performers across two dates as they put on rip-roaring shows. As well as award-winning comedians who have impressed at Edinburgh festival, there will be a comedian magician and a comedy pianist.
After filling their guests with copious amounts of booze, and inducing some truly outrageous dance moves, the Bloody Brunch Club returns to the Haunt in Stoke Newington, offering the same winning formula to East London's party mad crowds. The menu boasts all the things you'd like to find on a brunch menu such as Pulled Pork Eggs Benedict and a Full Bloody English alongside funk, soul and disco from the Brunch Club DJ's.
This intimate jazz den in the heart of Kennington is one of the most impressive places to catch a night of live music in south London, and they’ve some really eye-catching live shows coming up in November. Get date night booked in and pop by to this romantic brasserie where you’ll find 9-piece bands playing jazz, swing, funk and soul sounds into the evening.
The Draft House at Charlotte Street are making waves in the new realm of boozy brunches with their burger and beer offering. Yes you heard, that'll be a big, fat burger with fries and a side of SIX craft beers. Madness, we know. However you take your mornings, it should definitely 100% be with a slab of 28-day dry-aged Scottish Aberdeen Angus and a pint to wash it all down.
Bringing together a line-up of dazzling comedians, talented musicians and quirky artists, the Forge in north London is a live music and art venue that's always full of character. With a glamorous stage, and boasting a fantastic sounds and light system, the likes of Russel Howard, Tor Miller and Kevin Devine all feature and show off their talented here. With a food court serving various South American dishes and cocktails, and a fun-loving attitude to life, you're certain to leave with a huge smile.
Building up the festive season nicely, Bar Rumba return with their weekends dedicated to their Comedy Carnival. Boasting a spread of incredible stand-up talent from across the globe and fresh from the circuit, come down and enjoy the show and even make it an occasion with their party packages available to create a custom night out for you.
London's champions of all things boozy, karaoke and rapping mayhem are back with a whole new series this Autumn. The Hip Hop brunch collective will be taking to secret locations around London and serving up their incredible mix of 'Dirty South' foods, bottomless cocktails and rap karaoke sessions.
Borrowing comic inspiration from timeless shows like ‘Allo Allo and Dad’s Army, welcome to an elusive world of secret agents, gadgets and gizmos. It’s 1943 and you’ve been called up to join the French Resistance, where you’ll receive your briefing and get stuck in to your missions as you bid to help the country win back its freedom. Keep up that French accent - else the Gestapo will get suspicious - then round the night off with three delicious courses and an after-party of swing dance tunes into the night.
Renowned throughout the circuit for delivering top-class performers in friendly and familiar surroundings, the Top Secret Comedy Club keeps November ticking along with a number of hilarious nights out in Covent Garden. Take in gags from the best in up-and-coming acts and proven Fringe performers, with a great atmosphere and cheap drinks to boot.
November is chilly and miserable but things are brightening up thanks to Nicole Line who's bringing her lovely creative classes to various London spots. Join the crafting expert as she teaches you how to create beautiful and personalised products using techniques such as screen and wood printing and metallic foiling.
If you like your Club Tropicana drinks for free, then listen up (although you will most definitely be paying). Our favourite Little Nan has created an island themed den of drinking and party delights to help you through the Winter months. Set in a secret South lonon location and taking to the basement of a Caribbean pub, you'll find authentic exotic food and drink here.
If you've never spoken Spanish before or are a bit rusty, then this evening will help you to fall in love with the language. Taking place at Chilango's, Stripey Spanish are bringing their professional teacher to guide you through the basics all while munching on lots of free tacos.