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.

Last updated on 14th February 2019

@ Croydon Road Recreation ground on Sat, 7th Sep 2019 @ 12:00 - 21:00

Soultown returns for another sun-soaked afternoon of stunning soul. This year's line-up includes names like Jocelyn Brown, Evelyn Champagne King, James D Train Williams an d more. There will also be a number of incredible DJs from around the world, making it a must-see this summer. 

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.

  The Candlelight Club

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@ The Candlelight Club on Friday 1st March 2019 and 5 other dates

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. 

Looking for a slice of the hip hop life this September in London? A truly raucous karaoke affair with lashings of brunch to boot? With Hop Hop Brunch LDN in tow, you can have the best of both worlds. A mighty affair blending karaoke hip-hop with brekkie, tuck into this hot to trot party come September in the city. 

  The Grid

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@ Neosight Headquarters, Bankside Arches, SE1 on Various dates from Friday 15th February 2019

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.

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.

Offering some of the best upcoming events in Camden this September, this quirky comedy night in Camden brings you non-stop stellar line-ups every Monday at the Colonel Fawcett.

@ London Dungeon on Friday 24th May 2019 and 5 other Fridays

Victorian London has come to life, and along with gin parlours, the crooks and villains are once more breathing to retell their stories. Head to London Dungeons for this immersive night that will make you see London in an entirely new way.

  The Murdér Express

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

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This immersive experience brings a whole new meaning to dinner and drinks. The food menu is designed by MasterChef finalists, Billy and Jack, while you can wet your whistle with a selection of drinks from the Seven Sins platform bar.

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.

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.

  The Comedy House Party

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@ The Albany on Thursday 7th March and Thursday 2nd May 2019

Get a slice of the wackiest party in the West End, as It's Unknown hosts a unique event at The Albany. With innuendo charades, tequila roulette and musical statues alongside hilarious acts like ridicules cabaret and hip musical comedy, this is one immersive experience that will have you in stitches.

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.

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.

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.

  Musical Bingo: LOVE COME DOWN

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@ Concrete on Thursday 28th February 2019 and 9 other Thursdays

Celebrate summer at one of the most popular spots in London. A perfect hangout for large groups and catching up with mates, Musical Bingo is one of the most fun events this September. The theme changes monthly, so expect your favourite tunes, some mystery rounds and tasty food.

Kicking off autumn is suitably wintry style, head to Queens in Notting Hill for some competitive curling action, ideal for birthday parties, group nights out, or just something a little out of the ordinary.

From cheap and cheerful movie screenings to disco extravaganzas and all out raves, Islington's The Old Queen's Head has all your September events covered.

An experience that doesn't come along everyday, The Shard's Shangri-La Hotel provides a unique setting for this series of immersive theatre nights that will captivate and enthral.

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. 

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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.

One of the ultimate date night activities, this cool and quirky cinema series matches your favourite movies with gourmet treats for a little spot of luxury and loads of chilled out entertaiment. 

@ Red Rooster on Saturday 23rd February 2019 and 12 other Saturdays

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 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.

  Alcotraz - Prison Cocktail Bar

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@ Alcotraz Penitentiary on Various dates from Friday 15th February 2019

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So, you're spending September 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. But in this immersive drinking experience, you have to make sure you don't get caught.