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? But that's not the only thing to get excited about. This month's agenda comes packed full with the usual spread of cool, quirky and downright unruly happenings going on throughout the capital. See for yourself in our run-down of London's best events in September.

Last updated on 18th September 2020




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 concept. Inspired by a mix of Breaking Bad and school chemistry lessons, the immersive bar experience will have you dressed in hazmat suits as you build your own creations. 

The 90's Brunch

208 user reviews 3

This September, prepare for one of the hottest bottomless daytime events around. The 90's Brunch is taking you on a nostalgia-filled walk down memory lane, complete with fresh entertainment, lip-sync battles and an amazing soundtrack.

See out the season in style at Skylight, one of East London's most popular rooftop bars. The outdoor beauty is eking out the dregs of summer with croquet and petanque available right through the month, alongside cocktails and some of the best views of the city.

Sipsmith

14 user reviews 5

Searching for a little summer cocktail inspo this September? Look no further than Sipsmith's online cocktail masterclasses. Not only will you whip up some luscious gin creations, but you'll be taught some useful tips and tricks to keep you feeling ginspired long after the event. 

This September, Fuller's Shakespeare in the Garden is back and bigger than ever. Taking place at locations all across the country, the alfresco theatre event is pairing outdoor drinks with classic tales and great performers.

  The Southbank BBQ Club

185 user reviews 4

@ The Southbank BBQ Club on Saturday 19th September 2020 and 5 other dates

Jimmy's Pop Up club is squeezing the last bit of alfresco fun out of summer 2020 with another series of Southbank supper clubs. Enjoy a seven-course BBQ feast cooked at your table whilst learning the art of grilling, and knocking back cocktails with a backdrop of the River Thames.

Thames Rockets

40 user reviews 5

If you're looking for quirky things to do in London this September, take to the water where the Thames Rockets have joined forces with London Cocktail Club to offer you a one-of-a-kind experience. Think cocktails and live tunes on London's legendary river.

Migrateful

2 user reviews 5

Become king or queen of the kitchen this month as Migrateful invites you to their interactive virtual cook-along sessions. Expect to learn traditional cuisines whilst supporting the lives of refugee chefs.

The Brixton Courtyard is back, and this September the South London favourite is hosting a schedule of events from Percolate to I Feel Love. Expect a massive lineup of acts including Horse Meat Disco, Mella Dee and a carnival special with some epic DJs.

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.

PITCH is back, and the Stratford spot is looking bigger than ever. Head East this month for day parties, boozy brunching and secret garden soirees, all set to a banging soundtrack of house, garage and more.

The Luna Cinema - London

42 user reviews 4

Luna Cinema is back this September, showcasing the very best blockbusters, cult classics and singalongs under the stars. With new social distancing measures in place, this outdoor cinema event is a fun and safe way to get out of the house this summer. 

Aeronaut

232 user reviews 4

One of West London's best drinking and entertainment venues, Aeronaut is ready to knock your socks off with quizzes, cabarets and some stunning circus. Get there earlier and grab an evening cocktail as you watch the sunset in their gorgeous beer garden.

@ Munich Cricket Club Canary Wharf on Various dates from Saturday 19th September 2020

A slice of bavarian fun in the heart of Canary Wharf, Munich Cricket Club will be kicking off the Octoberfest celebrations early this year, with a series of German-inspired dinners and sloshing steins aplenty. Don your lederhosen and get ready for a knees-up quite like no other.

The Reggae Brunch

1632 user reviews 4

Saturdays are going off this September in London as The Reggae Brunch arrives to add some sunshine to your weekend. Kick things off with an hour of bottomless rum punch and Caribbean food, before shaking off those post-summer blues to a soundtrack of soca, reggaeton and soul.

Promising good vibes in the heart of Stratford, RRS Brunch's epic daytime bashes included bottomless booze, tasty dishes and the best DJs in the biz. Themed on everything from reggae to pop music, there truly is something for everyone.

Shake up your midweek evening with DARKFIELD, an unnerving immersive experience that can be enjoyed by two at home. Throughout the audio performance, your beliefs will be questioned as they ask if your fellow friend is really who they say they are or a doppleganger instead.

Top Secret Comedy Club

229 user reviews 5

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 of cheap booze, buzzy crowds and thigh-slapping gags.

The Magic Hour

393 user reviews 5

If you're looking for something a little different in London be sure to head to one of The Magic Hour's legendary shows. Boasting a bevy of talented magicians, you can expect an evening of spell-binding tricks that leave you mesmerized for days.

Garage Brunch

549 user reviews 4

Join Garage Brunch for a day fest that'll get you movin', shakin' and skankin' with their soundtrack of hits and guest appearances. Expect nothing other than one heck of a party with a bunch of goodies and unlimited booze thrown in.

Meantime Brewing Company

61 user reviews 5

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.

Fancy a dance? Head to one of House and Garage Brunch's events where you'll be able to sip on an hour of bottomless punch whilst shimmying to a number of electro tunes. There'll also be two delicious courses and games.

What better way to wind down from summer than with an evening of munching on street food, drinking local ales and dancing to a series of epic live DJs? Paperworks is the shiny new outdoor venue in Peckham promising just that and more.

Disco Yoga

148 user reviews 5

Vinyasa flow pro Sarah Hunt has teamed up with DJ Darlo to bring you one of London's quirkiest workout classes, Disco Yoga. Stretch out your sun salutations to the sounds of The Jackson Five and Donna Summer, before refuelling with a superfoods smoothie after.

@ Pizza Pilgrims West India Quay on Saturday 19th September 2020

If you're a lover of cheesy slices - aka everyone - then this is the event for you. Pizza Pilgrims' West India Quay restaurant is dishing up a mouthwatering 90 minutes of unlimited pints, prosecco and gooey bites. Margherita, marinara and double pepperoni are just some of the chomps available.

Jerk & Jokes Brunch

5 user reviews 5

Get your weekend off to a wicked start with a trip Jerk & Jokes Brunch. The bottomless event will have you and up to five other friends sipping on an hour of unlimited rum punch and nibbling on Jamaican jerk chicken, cooked on a drum BBQ, before watching side-splitting performances from a line-up of hilarious comics and bopping along to DJ sets in between.

@ Your Home on Various dates from Saturday 19th September 2020

Still not mega keen on venturing out? That doesn't have to mean another night of Netflix. Instead, try something a little different with this at-home virtual whisky masterclass. Ticket Holders will be sent a box of tasty samples ahead of the event, as well as link to an online tasting room 

@ Prairie Fire BBQ on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th September 2020

This September, kick off Oktoberfest celebrations in style, with London Beer Factory and Prairie Fire BBQ. Not only will you get to experience their selection of eight stunning craft creations, but you'll also get a BBQ feast with extra German sausage thrown in for good measure.

Good Ship Comedy

128 user reviews 5

If there's one thing 2020 could do with more of? It's laughs. Luckily The Good Ship Comedy Club is back in action this month, once again hosting the city's funniest stand-up acts for a night of non-stop lols.

The Old Queen's Head

113 user reviews 3

Known for hosting some of the best quiz nights in the capital, the Old Queen's Head is back open for business and this season they've got it all coming up, from their long-standing Tuesday night trivia to a dedicated Peep Show offering.

London Boat Party

27 user reviews 4

If you're looking for fun things to do in London this September, look no further. London Boat Party will take you cruising along the river, with drinks, music and a backdrop of the city's most iconic sights.

One of the best ways to kick-off this autumn season, this unique float-in cinema series is letting you an your pals drift across the water of Merchant Square in an 8-person boat while a massive screen plays some of the finest flicks in the biz.

Kitchen Theory

31 user reviews 5

Take part in a multi-sensory dining event this September, as Kitchen Theory welcome you to their unique 10-course feast. With each dish brought to life through audio, lighting, table projections, aromas, and textures, it really promises to be an unforgettable immersive experience.

Old Skl Brunch

23 user reviews 4

This September, it's all about double denim, scrunchies and high tops as this 90s favourite invites you to throw it back for some weekend brunching. Check out Old Skl Brunch for flowing drinks, great tunes and safety measures to ensure a good time.

@ The Mind Palace on Various dates from Saturday 19th September 2020

This month, things are heating up in Shepherd's Bush where The Mind Palace will have you drinking welcome sips, solving clues and exploring the world of Sherlock before creating your very own cocktail. Are you ready for this immersive experience?

Not only is the Lates and After Dark London Series offering you the chance to experience some of the city's most iconic landmarks, but they're also giving you late-night access, crafty cocktails and live shows to boot.

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

188 user reviews 5

If you love your music, love a good quiz night and love the chance to let loose a little (who doesn't?) then Sounds Familiar is an essential night out for you this September. With a whole range of events to check out, these guys are a go-to party destination for music-themed fun.

DNA VR

4 user reviews 5

One of London's quirkiest experiences DNA VR promises to transport you to another world entirely. From the second you step inside the Camden or Hammersmith venues you'll be given a high-tech headset to wear.

@ Chelsea Funhouse on Various dates from Saturday 19th September 2020

Think you've got what it takes to crack WW2 codes? Try your hand at this immersive cocktail experience, inspired by the work at Bletchley Park and Alan Turing's Enigma machines. You'll enter a secret war room, uncover mission codes and piece together recipes to create your own cocktails. 

@ Chelsea Funhouse on Various dates from Saturday 19th September 2020

A remarkable dining concept, Jolie are taking you on a gastronomic tour of France through their fun bottomless brunch All you have to do is decide between your choice of booze and food, whether its Bretagne crepes and free-flowing fizz, or the healing combo of scrambled egg sliders and bloody marys.

Old School R&B Brunch

84 user reviews 4

This September, the Old School R&B Brunch is bringing you Southern Fried chicken baskets, fries and mac n cheese croquettes paired with free-flowing punch and a soundtrack of the biggest tunes around.

@ The Durham Arms on Saturday 19th and Saturday 26th September 2020

This month, The Durham Arms are playing host to Dark Magik, a crazy escape room concept that'll have you hooting with laughter. 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.

  London Bar Bus

30 user reviews 5

@ The Original Tour on Various dates from Saturday 19th September 2020

Take in some of the capital's biggest sights whilst getting progressively tipsier with London Bar Bus. Your friendly hosts will ensure the alcohol-filled tour runs smoothly, whilst a soundtrack of hits will keep you bopping. Their themed nights are also well worth checking out - Elton vs Madonna, anyone? 

@ Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch on Various dates from Saturday 19th September 2020

This September, Ballie Ballerson is inviting you round for bottomless brunch, with two hours of unlimited prosecco and pizza, and as much dancing as you can handle. With quirky venues in both Soho and Shoreditch - this is the perfect way to kick off a weekend in the capital. 

GIN-HOUSE BURLESQUE

99 user reviews 4

Fresh from a series of sold-out Gin-House Burlesque parties, this private members club is back with some of London's finest showgirls. Expect impressive performances, circus acts, live music and Vaudeville extravagance.

A night of

93 user reviews 4

Taking place in the electrifying Jazz Cafe, A Night Of is hosting a series of live music events from some of the city's most talented performers. Take your pick from an array of magical events, offering everything from neo-soul tunes to evenings dedicated to Amy Winehouse, Aretha Franklin, Whitney and more.

The Vauxhall Comedy Club

35 user reviews 5

If there's one thing we can agree on, it's that we all could do with a laugh right now. Luckily The Vauxhall Comedy Club is guaranteeing just that with their line-up of outdoor events, complete with bottomless booze and tasty street food.