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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.
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.
Getting you off to the right kind of start this autumn, head to Shoreditch where the London Shuffle Club has set up shop with floor-based shuffling, cocktails and beer and tasty pizzas.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Travel back in time to HG Wells' Victorian England and be a part of the iconic alien invasion of 1898. Combining immersive theatre, virtual reality, holograms and cutting-edge tech, the experience transports revellers to the heart of the action, with thrilling results.
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.
This September, the creators of Divine Proportions return to The Vaults with an even more intoxicating tale than ever before. You'll be immersed in a world or royalty, revenge and drama aplenty where nothing is as it seems.
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.
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...
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.
Taking inspiration from the hit Martin Scorsese flick and the real-life story of millionaire Jordan Belfort, this immersive experience will take you through the life of the infamously charming stockbroker. Expect a heart-racing tale of big money and even bigger drama, as the tale unravels around you.
From Lady Gaga and Destiny's Child, all the way to Dr Dre and Frank Ocean, RE:IMAGINE are bringing music's most defining moments to life with a series of live orchestral renditions of some of the industry's most iconic albums.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Pick up a new skill this September as Albion & East host a number of fun, interactive workshops across the city. If you love your gin, they're here for you, offering gin blending classes and cocktails shaking workshops that'll have you wowing all your future dinner guests.
Hop aboard London's most unique mobile bar this September and you'll get to flex your trivial knowledge while exploring all of the city's moist iconic landmarks. Take some mates and unwind with a few BYOB drinks, before seeing of you'll be crowned the winners.
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.
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.
Shake off the post-summer blues with this immersive escape room that puts you on the trail of a double agent in this spy-hunt adventure. With just an hour to identify the mole, you'll be tasked with clues, puzzles and surveillance as a group of up to six. How well you do is up to your powers or deduction, perception and teamwork.
Climb Mount Everest, survive a zombie apocalypse, or take part in any one of the immersive simulations that DNA VR provide. If you haven;t yet experienced the power of VR, then now is the time to do it.
Escape the hoardes of children and tourist groups by heading to these unique experiences at London's top spots. Providing a unique adventure, this series will have you wander around the aquarium, dungeons or whatever you fancy in your own time, bubbles to hand.
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.
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.
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.
Ditch your usual plans for something a little more secretive, as Rumour Mill heads to a top secret location, with a few slinky performances in tow. Think burlesque, boylesque and jaw-dropping entertainment.
Oh, September... the kids have gone back to school but the weather is still shining. We know what you need; Love Brunch. Party the day away with live DJs, lashings of booze and brunch dishes at one of the finest rooftop hangouts in London.