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Best Events in September
Let's not beat around the bush. Summer was great, but you're secretly looking forward to digging out your favourite jumper to guard against that autumn chill, aren't you? That's not the only thing to get excited about either – with September's agenda coming packed full with the usual spread of the cool, the quirky and the downright unruly events throughout the capital. Here's our run-down of the best events in London this September.
The ultimate way to beat the summer holiday blues, this Disco Brunch is set to get you up on tables with their hot mix of bottomless cocktails, amazing dance tunes and two courses of brunching deliciousness.
Cook up your own cocktails and feast on homemade pizzas at London's unique science experiment concept. Inspired by a mix of Breaking Bad and school science lessons, the immersive bar experience will have you dress in hazmat suits while building your own creations.
Nothing sparkles like the bygone days of the Golden Age. London's most infamous event collective known for throwing some of the most glamorous soirees this city has even seen return to show you how to have fun in September in London. Don your flapper dress, trilby hat and bootlegger attitude, we're taking you back to the 1920s.
From the team that brought you the acclaimed Breaking Bad-themed bar and Bletchley Park inspired fun, comes their latest take - this time they're immersing you into the world of AI - all with the same incredible cocktails and theatrics.
This September prepare for one of the hottest brunch events around. The 90s Brunch combines everything you love about the 90s – including fresh entertainment, lip sync battles and an amazing soundtrack – with amazing food and an hour of bottomless cocktails.
See out the summer season in style as Skylight is open right through this month for croquet, petanque, cocktails and some of the best views of the city.
Looking for something quirky to do this September? Head to Covent Garden or Shoreditch where this immersive drinking experience, will have you smuggling booze, avoiding guards and sippingon bespoke cocktails in an orange jumpsuit.
Always fancied yourself something of a Sherlock? The Mind Palace is giving you the chance to prove it with this unique escape room and cocktail experience in Shepherd's Bush. Your task is to build the perfect cocktail, but Moriarty's right-hand man is hell-bent on scuppering your attempts. Will you succeed? Or die trying...
Head to this secret London location where they'll be laying down all the hits from those classic West End musicals. Paired with a delicious brunch and free-flowing bubbles, it's got all the makings of great weekend antic.
After a quirky night out this September? Join Immersive Mysteries as you embark on a spirited evening complete with puzzle solving, ghostly encounters and intriguing characters all within the iconic London Museum of Water and Steam.
Fresh from a series of sold out gin-house parties, this private members club is back with some of London's finest showgirls. Expect burlesque performances, circus acts, live music and Vaudeville extravagance.
From carving masterclasses to whisky pairings, Mark Hix has a thing or two up his sleeve for this autumn. With a huge array of great food and cookery events it's a great way to jazz up your September plans.
If you're looking for quirky things to do in London this September, head to the water where the Thames Rockets have joined forces with London Cocktail Club to offer you a one-of-a-kind experience with cocktails and live tunes on London's legendary river.
Love wine and fine food? Combine your passion for both at Petersham Nurseries in Covent Garden. The pretty spot has organised a series of wine tastings, focusing on bottles that include the likes of chianti classico, which will be paired with cheese and bread.
Red Rooster is turning things up a notch as it welcomes BBC 1Xtra's DJ Emily Rawson and her all-female crew of DJs for an afternoon of banging beats and bottomless brunching. With two hours of unlimited Frozittas, chicken and waffles and drunken doughnuts, we can't think of anything better.
Saturdays are going off this September in London as the Reggae Brunch arrives with bottomless cocktails, all-day dancing and some tasty food to get you through those post-summer blues.
Think you've got what it takes to crack WW2 codes? Head to this unique immersive cocktail bar experience, inspired by the work at Bletchley Park and Alan Turing's Enigma machines. You''ll enter a secret war room, enter mission codes and piece together recipes to create your own cocktails.
This September, soak in the last of the summer sun and listen to a range of relaxing tunes at Sky Garden's Sky Pod Bar. Enjoy stunning sunset views across the city whilst sipping on cocktails and watching live performances from various DJs and bands.
From the Jazz Cafe to Islington Assembly Hall and Bush Hall, this pop up is taking over some of London's best venues for a series of live music events dedicated to legendary musicians like Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin and more.
Celebrate summer at one of the most popular spots in London. A perfect hangout for large groups and catching up with mates, The Comedy House Party, Gospeloke and Musical Bingo are some of the most fun events this September.
From Formation to Irreplaceable, there's no denying that Beyonce is the Queen... and now's the time to pay tribute. Make your way to this themed brunch, which pairs all her hits with free-flowing cocktails, tasty bites, a dance troupe and tribute act.
It's time to party as Supa Dupa Fly put on a massive series of events across the city. The huge club night is taking over London's hot spots with amazing DJs, a cool crowd and some of the most fun you can have on a night out.
Forget everything that you know about cabaret and burlesque, because this September, The Double R Club is going all out with David Lynch-style performances, complete with doughnuts, coffee shots, bespoke cocktails and more.
Looking for things to do this month? If your idea of a good time includes sloshing pints of beer, tasting your way through exclusive batches and exploring quirky London breweries, then join Meantime for brew-filled tours.
Head over to The Durham Arms this month where this crazy escape room concept is taking over. With just one hour on the clock you'll have to solve puzzles and search out clues on the hunt for six stolen dragon eggs. And the twist? You'll be doing it in complete darkness.
This September yoga pro Sarah Hunt has teamed up with DJ Darlo to bring one of London's quirkiest yoga classes, disco yoga. Stretch out your sun salutations and downwards dogs to the sounds of The Jackson Five and Donna Summer, and then refuel with a super foods smoothie after.
It's all kicking off in south London, where you can catch slick flicks from Breakfast at Tiffany's to When Harry Met Sally and even Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom this September. With food stalls, craft beers and cosy seats, this definitely beats the boring local cinema.
Get ready for a journey beyond the final frontier with this fun, immersive piece of theatre at COLAB Factory. Head over to London Bridge and climb aboard your starship for the chance to save the lives of both yourself and your teammates in this uniquely challenging game.
Calling all whisky lovers: brown stuff, as Mac and Wild have teamed up with whisky consultant and author Blair Bowman to bring you an immersive event, complete with cocktail and 4 drams paired with canapes in the dark, for a multi-sensory experience.
Finish a summer of love with Garage Brunch this September as they get you movin', shakin' and skankin' with their soundtrack of garage hits and guest appearances. Expect nothing other than one heck of a party with bunch goodies and unlimited booze thrown in.
One of West London's best drinking and entertainment venues, September at the Aeronaut is ready to knock your socks off with quizzes, cabarets and some stunning circus.
Whether it's a small birthday group, or a cute date night, head to this unique London venue for an intimate evening where the drinks list is in the hands of you and your private bartender.
Like getting loads of funny for your money? Probably time you discovered the Top Secret Comedy Club, which reels out the top notch comics for evenings rich with thigh-slapping gags. Come along and have a laugh, there's an open bar serving cheap booze, a buoyant atmosphere and the chance to mix with loads of really funny people.
Forget your bog standard eating, this supper club is taking you into another world for an amazing supper club. From projections to ten delicious courses, the evening will change the way you experience eating.
The new one from the Hip Hop Brunch team, this epic day party is all about the beats with its mix of bashment, reggaeton, dancehall and soca, alongside tasty food and bottomless cocktails.
This September, enjoy the wonders of the London Cabaret Club, where you can enjoy shows centred around a British theme and performed by West End stars, all while feasting on delicious dinners.
The King of Moonshiners is inviting you into his saloon, where you'll get to taste amazing cocktails, don cowboy gear, and act like you're in the wild west. But watch out, the sheriff is in town and he's looking for trouble.
Journey on over to Gipsy Hill Brewery this September and you can take part in a unique hands-on brewery tour that's sure to make for a fun, and informative, day out. You'll get to explore just how everything is made as well as be rewarded for your efforts with a few delicious samples.
Spend your September evenings with Grandma Flash and the Blingo Crew as they take over North London to bust the numbers and blast some beats. Expect phat prizes, dance offs, lip sync battles and the dopest house party since the Queen's jubilee.