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 11th November 2019




  Silent Sounds Boat Party

197 user reviews 5

@ The Silent Disco Boat on Various dates from Saturday 23rd November 2019

Silent Sounds is an unmissable trip down the Thames, as you sail past iconic London landmarks, you'll be drinking and dancing to everything from dance floor fillers to heavy drum and bass, as you choose your favourite channel from your headset.

@ The Hidden Spirit Ship on Various dates from Wednesday 13th November 2019

Be immersed in this all-new drinking venture from the minds behind Alcotraz, set on a pirate ship. Explore a delicious drinks menu as you unravel the story of treasure and deceit in a truly memorable immersive experience. 

  The Big London Bake

519 user reviews 5

@ The Castle Tooting on Various dates from Monday 11th November 2019

One of the best ways to warm up for the festive season, head to Tooting where The Big London Bake will be in full swing. Do you think you could knock up a showstopping Christmas cake in just 90 minutes? Well its time to put that to the test.

If you've not been to Ballie Ballerson yet - shame on you. But there's double as much fun to be had as the adult ball pit has opened up a second site in Soho, with the same great pizza and sweety cocktails - oh, and an extra massive ball pit.

  The Murdér Express

566 user reviews 5

@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Friday 15th November 2019

Pulling into Pedley Street Station this November, The Murdér Express returns, bringing with it all the drama, debauchery and dining excellence that it has become notorious for. This immersive murder mystery experience comes complete with a new luxury four-course menu created by MasterChef winner Jane Devonshire.

So, you're spending November in prison. That sucks. But don't worry, smuggle in your favourite bottle of alcohol and the inmates can make sure that jail is a real party whether you head to Brick Lane or the West End outposts.

@ Secret London Location on Various dates from Wednesday 13th November 2019

Take a trip to Hawkins, Indiana this month as Secret Cinema returns with an amazing, immersive take on Stranger Things. Touting a liveable, breathable world whipped straight out of the show, the night brings you a mix of cocktails, American-inspired food and some seriously good 80's tunes. 

Top Secret Comedy Club

216 user reviews 5

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.

  Gingerline's Grand Expedition

36 user reviews 5

@ Secret Location on Saturday 30th November 2019 and 2 other Saturdays

Gingerline's famous Grand Expedition is back once more to brighten your autumnal antics. For a limited period, guests will be able to journey through the clouds on an immersive adventure,e with a five-course feast and quirky characters to accompany. 

A night of

91 user reviews 4

This November, experience a night of live music dedicated to Aretha Franklin and various R&B icons as this live music series brings you a series of events featuring a live band the Jazz Cafe and Bush Hall.

@ Flora Fauna Studios on Wed, 20th Nov 2019 @ 19:00 - 22:00

See your food brought to life as Alissa Timoshkina cooks recipes from her acclaimed book 'Salt & Time' at this delicious supper club on Columbia Road. Along with four courses, there will be wine pairings, and the best part? The evening is raising money for The Childhood Trust.

The Reggae Brunch

1369 user reviews 4

The Reggae Brunch is bringing you a whole heap of fun this month. Get ready for bottomless booze, three courses of Caribbean food, DJs and the biggest reggaeton beats in town.

@ Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London on Wednesday 27th November 2019 and 5 other dates

Get yourself in the Christmas spirit early with an indulgent evening at London's highest hotel. Over the evening you'll be treated to Champagne, canapes and an exclusive performance of a festive play, commissioned from playwright Oliver Rose, from the city's best private theatre company.

@ Secret Location on Various dates from Friday 22nd November 2019

Kick start the festive season with a night of fantastical feasting. Head to The Great Christmas Feast for the chance to see the classic tale of Scrooge and his ghosts play out around you, and chow down on course after course of Victorian-inspired eats and themed cocktails.

Head over to Petersham Nurseries where this gorgeous venue and garden is bringing you a month of fun and informative workshops to get stuck into. Looking to get to grips with Sicilian wines? Learn how to make your own pasta? You can even get the jump start of Christmas festivities with their wreath-making workshops.

HIX Events

46 user reviews 5

Offering some of the most exciting food events in London this November, Mark Hix and his expert team are bringing all manner of quirky happenings for you to try out, from chef's tables to Day of The Dead celebrations.

@ Downstairs at Mother on Fri, 22nd Nov 2019 @ 18:30 - 23:00

Head over to Shoreditch where this unique event is showing you how to meet new people with the ultimate singles mixer. A wedding themed party with actors, custom cocktails and a quirky storyline, all you need to do is get your most reception-ready outfits on and get ready for some introductions.

Travelling Film Show

9 user reviews 5

Much more than your average movie night, the Travelling Film Show takes over one of London's most iconic buildings for a series of screenings that will show you how these things should really be done. Alongside the film you'll be treated to fresh popcorn and perfectly mixed G&T to boot.

@ Bar Rumba on Various dates from Thursday 14th November 2019

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 Dungeon on Friday 22nd and Friday 29th November 2019

Step back in time as the London Dungeon welcomes you to experience the historic street of Jack the Ripper, drop dead scary rides and a variety of live shows with real actors. There's even a couple of complimentary drinks to calm your nerves.

Take inspiration from Walter White this November and learn how to cook up your own food and drink at this unique immersive experience in Hackney. You'll get to dress up in hazmat suits and step aboard the mobile lab unit to create your very own cocktails and homemade pizzas. 

@ The Gore Hotel on Friday 15th November 2019 and 2 other dates

Be immersed in the lavish interiors of The Gore this November, an an opulent retelling of Mary Shelley's Gothic classic Frankenstein is brought to life. You'll get to indulge in a six-course feast with cocktails and theatrical surroundings, bringing together circus, cabaret and couture. 

@ The Bedford on Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th November 2019

One of the most anticipated productions of the year, lauded rock play Girl From Nowhere will be coming to The Bedford this November for two electrifying nights of live performance. With all proceeds going to the International Planned Parenthood Foundation, it's a ticket you won't want to miss out on.

This November, escape the winter chill by cosying up in one of Jimmy's lodges or igloos. Offering the perfect riverside retreat with hand-crafted cocktails and hot fondue, it's a quintessential seasonal dinning experience. 

Temperatures may be dropping, but the only way is up for Skylight's impressive events calendar this November. Experience a plethora of events and activities from ice skating to rooftop parties, after work cocktails with a view to quirky date nights at this sky-high haunt. 

GIN-HOUSE BURLESQUE

80 user reviews 4

Head to this secret private members club, where Gin-House Burlesque is throwing a series of epic events, complete with burlesque dancers, circus showgirls, live music and Vaudeville acts.

@ 5-15 Sun Street, London, EC2M2PT on Various dates from Monday 11th November 2019

Step inside the thrilling world of millionaire and charismatic millionaire Jordan Belfort at this immersive experience based on real-life stories and the hit Martin Scorsese flick. Spreed across four flours in Central London, the show will throw you right in the heart of the story. 

  FLOATING WORLD

11 user reviews 4

@ Venue to be revealed on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th November 2019

Stepping into Floating World is like stepping into a 17th-century Japanese tea house. Don a traditional kimono and be treated to authentic cocktails and a sumptuous menu created by renowned supper club, Megumi. This enchanting evening will finish with a lesson on shunga - the celebrated erotic art of Japan, and you will even get the chance to create your own unique illustration. 

@ The Gipsy Hill Taproom on Saturday 16th November 2019 and 5 other Saturdays

Escape the unpredictable weather of November by retreating to Gipsy Hill Brewery for an fun and informative exploration of the beer-making process. They'll have you get hands-on as you learn about the craft and sample a few tasters along the way.

  The Greatest Brunch

2 user reviews 5

@ Secret London Location on Saturday 16th November 2019 and 6 other Saturdays

Launching this November, The Greatest Brunch is a unique experience showcasing a host of physically unusual humans and live performances from West End singers, dancers and cabaret acts. If 5 hours of musical theatre hits sounds like a dream, this is the brunch for you. 

@ Century on Sat, 30th Nov 2019 @ 12:00 - 20:00

Cafe Mambo Ibiza are back in London, taking over the Century for an unmissable sky-high day party. Re-live Ibiza's golden years with a soundtrack inspired by the party haven in the gorgeous surroundings of Soho's biggest rooftop venue. 

@ Owl and Hitchhiker on Various dates from Thursday 14th November 2019

For an hour of quirky interactive escape room actions, head to Holloway Road where this unique experience will be taking up residence at the Owl & Hitchhiker for various dates from November through to February.

  Dead Quiet

80 user reviews 5

@ Kensington Central Library on Various dates from Wednesday 20th November 2019

Combining murder mystery and creepy setting, this gripping piece of immersive theatre will take you back to the height of the Cold War. Set in the atmospheric Kensington Central Library, the evening tells the tale of a suspicious death, which - more than 50 years later - you're being asked to solve. Whether it's a date or group night out, this event will mix things up.

Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club

345 user reviews 5

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.

@ Cafe de Paris on Friday 29th November 2019 and 2 other dates

When it comes to legendary parties, Cafe de Paris know what they're doing. Head to the iconic West End spot this month where you'll be treated to show-stopping performances, 3 delicious courses and lashings of fizz.

Vocal House Brunch

1 user review 4

Write off the rest of your weekend plans because Kinky Malinki's Vocal Brunch is an all-day and all-night affair. Starting off at 2pm you'll be treated to a welcome cocktail, bottomless brunch, four live performances and six hours of 90s and 00s classics before heading to an afterparty till 2am.

Handmade Mysteries

78 user reviews 5

You won't be worrying about autumnal weather when you're locked inside a terrifying escape room... So discover what spine-tingling experiences Handmade Mysteries have in store for you this November. From demented dummies to Victorian adventures, there's plenty to get stuck into. 

Garage Brunch

436 user reviews 4

Ignore the winter slump and get down to some classic UK garage with these brunch masterminds, and to make things even better the end of the month will see a a very special funk edition. They'll be rustling up their very own Garage Fried Chicken to chow down with bottomless cocktails before you get stuck in to fun, games and dancing all day long. 

@ The Prince of Wales Brixton on Thursday 14th November 2019 and 6 other Thursdays

Haven't experienced the magic of Musical Bingo before? Well, you're in for a treat because this raucous night brings you epic tunes, entertaining hosts and a cracking quiz. There'll be treats along the way, so prepare yourself for an evening of bizarre twists and killer questions.

This supper club has been making waves since it launched and it show no sign of slowing down. Find the basement spot this November for a dating event with a difference - there will be plenty of scrumptious plates, a communal atmosphere and excellent wine.

The Boat Show Comedy Club

34 user reviews 5

Think you know comedy clubs? Think again, because this quirky set-up sees a lineup of comedians with a special guest or two as they take to the stage aboard the Tattershall Castle. Think stunning views and an after-party taking you till the wee hours.

@ The Espresso Martini Society (Ko Coffee) on Various dates from Friday 22nd November 2019

It's the time of year when things get all the more boozy, which is why its with open arms that we welcome the Espresso Martini Society back into town. The renowned cocktail pop-up will be shaking things up with their Christmas-themed cocktail, muddling flavours that range from marshmallow to gingerbread.

  The SoulTown Supper

107 user reviews 4

@ Proud Embankment on Thursday 21st November 2019

Head over to Proud Embankment this month where The SoulTown supper club will be celebrating the birth of Motown with a dining experience that blurs the lines between dinner party and immersive theatre. Inspired by sixties Detroit, the evening will have you eating, drinking, dancing and singing the night away.

@ Kitchen Theory on Thursday 28th November 2019 and 5 other dates

One of London's most impressive dining experiences, The Kitchen Theory Chef's Table is a ten-course tasting menu designed by a chef and an experimental psychologist. Putting the focus on the more multi-sensory aspects of cooking and eating, you'll be taken on a journey that encompasses texture, colour, smell and creativity as well as flavour.

Meantime Brewing Company

23 user reviews 5

Think you know beer? Put your hoppy knowledge to the test with a tour and tasting at Meantime Brewing Company in Greenwich. Not only will you get to experience tutored tastings with insider tips, but you can even book masterclasses and meet the brewers.

@ The Chocolate Cocktail Club Pop Up on Various dates from Thursday 14th November 2019

The stuff of Willy Wonka's dreams, The Chocolate Cocktail Club is serving up delicious concoctions inspired by your favourite sweet treat. Located minutes away from Farringdon, this pop-up bar is only around until the 21st of December and is bounty sell out fast.

Doktoberfest

4 user reviews 5

Looking for fun things to do this month? Join Doktoberfest for Halloween-themed parties and a Day of the Dead special where you can party with steins of beer, live music and German food to boot.

Brixton's favourite party palace knows how to look after you this month as the rooftop spot opens its doors for all manner of excellent events. From nights with Maurice Fulton, Emporer Maches and Pablo Contraband, to a taste of sunnier days with their tropical disco night, they'll help you shake off the cold on the dancefloor.

Brother Marcus

95 user reviews 5

With venues in both Balham and Angel, the team at Brother Marcus have a jam-packed calendar of events throughout November. From a sumptuous Italian-themed supper club, to tonnes of live music and dazzling Island-inspired food courtesy of Selina Periampillai. Things are about to get tasty.

RE:IMAGINE

42 user reviews 4

The Reimagine collective bring together full 16-piece orchestras, epic live choirs and brilliant on-stage performers to re-tell the story of some of music history's most adored and respected names. 

@ Pleasance Theatre on Various dates from Tuesday 19th November 2019

Getting in the festive spirit? Enjoy an evening of Christmas-inspired theatre with a Sink the Pink wist as the bring you Escape From Planet Trash, an all-new intergalactic adventure with all the naughtiness and niceness you could need to get a yuletide fix.

@ Draft House The Queen Charlotte on Every Saturday

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. 

THE DOUBLE R CLUB

19 user reviews 5

Far beyond your usual night out in London, The Double R Club is serving up nightmarish cabaret and otherworldly burlesque with live music and themed drinks to boot. If you're after something out of the ordinary this month, this one's for you.

@ Bethnal Green Working Men's Club on Fri, 29th Nov 2019 @ 21:00 - 2:00

Pussy Liquor is back, and this time, the sassy club night is heading to Bethnal Green Working Men's Club for a Doomsday Carnival this November. Think live cabaret performances, political satire and a little slice of anarchy as we grabble with this bonkers world.