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 11th July 2019




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.

@ Secret London Location on Various dates from Wednesday 17th July 2019

This summer, immerse yourself in the world of 007 with Secret Cinema. MI6 need your help, more than ever. Should you accept the task at hand, you'll be thrown into the thrilling world of espionage, sipping martinis while bringing down terrifying criminal organisations. 

The BBQ Club

164 user reviews 4

Join the BBQ Club chefs on the South Bank this summer as they guide you through six courses of unique eats. From posh flatbreads to bream fillets and spicy cauliflower, it's the ultimate DIY dining experience in London.

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.

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

250 user reviews 4

@ The Candlelight Club on Various dates from Saturday 20th July 2019

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. 

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

408 user reviews 4

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. 

@ Neosight Headquarters, Bankside Arches, SE1 on Various dates from Tuesday 16th July 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.

The 90s Brunch

170 user reviews 4

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.

Skylight

224 user reviews 4

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.

Bashment Brunch

29 user reviews 4

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.

Gourmet Cinema Club

1 user review 4

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. 

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. 

Good Ship Comedy

84 user reviews 5

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.

The Luna Cinema - London

31 user reviews 4

From Kensington Palace to Tooting Bec, this unique series of screenings are taking over some of London's most beautiful outdoor spaces to bring you an excellent selection of films, from Bohemian Rhapsody to Legally Blonde.

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.

@ The Electric Ballroom on Saturday 28th September 2019 and 3 other Saturdays

Who said that you've got to wait till October to experience Oktoberfest? Head north of the river where Camden's Electric Ballroom is bringing you real Bavarian vibes; complete with steins of imported beer, tasty eats from Herman Ze German and live music.

  Blingo - Hip Hop RnB Bingo

130 user reviews 5

@ Fest Bar (Formerly called Proud Camden) on Friday 26th July 2019 and 3 other Fridays

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. 

@ London Dungeon on Friday 13th September 2019 and 2 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.

Disco Yoga

108 user reviews 5

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

418 user reviews 5

@ Alcotraz Penitentiary on Various dates from Tuesday 16th July 2019

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.

Garage Brunch

331 user reviews 4

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.

DNA VR

4 user reviews 5

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.

  Sail Through Tower Bridge

5 user reviews 4

@ Tower Millennium Pier on Saturday 14th September 2019

Experience a truly unique way to sail along the Thames this summer. This quirky, historic boat ride will have you board an extremely rare vessel before exploring London's iconic landmarks and sailing under Tower Bridge, which will rise up just for you. 

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.

@ Trapped Escape Rooms on Various dates from Thursday 1st August 2019

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. 

Top Secret Comedy Club

194 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 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.

Fulham Beach

254 user reviews 4

Summer may be finishing off, but you can still experience a slice of tropical paradise this September. Head to the stunning Thameside beach an enjoy a plethora of events and activities form beer pong to mini golf, bottomless brunch to beachfront yoga. 

Rivoli Pop up Cinema

76 user reviews 5

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.

A night of

91 user reviews 4

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. 

West End Musical Brunch

38 user reviews 5

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.

Immersive Mysteries

92 user reviews 5

Discounts available on certain events

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.

RE:IMAGINE

39 user reviews 4

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.

  Thames Lates

26 user reviews 4

@ London Eye Millenium Pier on Various dates from Thursday 18th July 2019

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.

The Reggae Brunch

1007 user reviews 4

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.

Theatre in the Clouds

9 user reviews 5

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.

@ The Hidden Spirit Ship on Various dates from Wednesday 17th July 2019

Warm up those sea legs and hop aboard the Hidden Spirit this September. This unique immersive experience on an actual, old-timey boat will have you whipping up creative cocktails and stealing treasure, just like the real thing. 

@ Red Rooster on Saturday 7th September 2019 and 10 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.

HIX Events

34 user reviews 4

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.

@ 56 Leadenhall Street on Various dates from Tuesday 16th July 2019

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. 

@ Skuna Boats on Various dates from Wednesday 17th July 2019

Get all hands on deck this September as you experience a BBQ with a view. Setting sail from London's iconic West India Quay, these barbecue boats will have you sailing past landmarks, drink in hand, while cooking up delicious flame-cooked goodies. 

Head over to the Whirled Cinema this month where the barricades will be up and the booze will be flowing as the Bottomless Singing Cinema bring you their latest screening. Experience the epic saga of Jean Valjean and get ready to raise those voices for all to hear.

Aeronaut

219 user reviews 4

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.

The London Cabaret Club

116 user reviews 4

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.