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 20th September 2018

  Journey To The Underworld

1 user review 5

@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Friday 28th September 2018

Immerse yourself in the world of the underworld, as the creators of The Murdér Express take you on a journey to witness the greatest love story never told. With tasty dishes and an immersive performance, this is one to watch.

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Valid on the following dates: 30/09/2018.

Brunch Weekender

1440 user reviews 5

Calling all brunch fans, London's first ever brunch weekender is heading to the capital and it's bringing with it a whole host of special deals and hot restaurants. From £10 for a drink and dish at the top of the Gherkin, through to bottomless booze and brunch for £20 throughout the city, the event is taking your brunch habits to a new level.

9 events @ Secret London Location with 9 upcoming dates from 13 Oct 2018 until 15 Jun 2019

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.

  Black Cat: Bohemia

17 user reviews 5

@ Underbelly Festival Southbank on Tuesday 25th September 2018 and 5 other dates

Nestled in the heart of Southbank, Underbelly is home to some show-stopping events and this one is no different. There's acrobats, aerialists and even fire-breathers on hand for some unique performances.

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Valid on the following dates: 18/09/2018, 19/09/2018, 25/09/2018 and 26/09/2018.

  Chambers of Flavour V3

11 user reviews 5

@ Secret Location on Various dates from Tuesday 25th September 2018

September is looking brighter and brighter every day and this immersive dining experience may have clinched that. Held at a secret London location you'll be led through room after room of culinary curios and wildly wacky decor at one of the most unique events of the month.

  The Candlelight Club

152 user reviews 4

@ The Candlelight Club on Various dates from Friday 5th October 2018

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. 

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Valid on the following dates: 15/09/2018.

34 events @ Secret London Location with 34 upcoming dates from 29 Sep 2018 until 29 Jun 2019

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. 

24 events @ Secret London Location with 24 upcoming dates from 06 Oct 2018 until 29 Jun 2019

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.

@ The Vaults on Various dates from Tuesday 25th September 2018

The heavenly summer may be over, but its all kicking off in the Underworld as Shotgun Carousel return to The Vaults for one of the ultimate immersive dining experiences of the year. So dress like your godliest self and head to Waterloo for an evening of food, drink and divine revelry.

7 events @ 2 venues with 147 upcoming dates from 23 Sep 2018 until 27 Jan 2019

One of the best ways to see out the summer, this fun and quirky pop up at Tobacco Dock is one of the best events in London this September, with rooftop cocktails and petanque to hand.

@ SEA LIFE London Aquarium on Friday 26th October 2018

Staying awake beyond its usual bedtime, the London Aquarium is opening up its doors inviting Londoner to explore their two-floor aquarium with a glass of prosecco in their hand. Perfect for anyone looking to see something a bit different, guests will have a chance to see the sharks, see turtles and crocodiles that call the venue their home. Grab a glass of bubbles and explore the deepest parts of the ocean with this fun September event. 

19 events @ 10 venues with 45 upcoming dates starting on 28 Sep 2018

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.

6 events @ 4 venues with 18 upcoming dates from 25 Sep 2018 until 05 Dec 2018

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.

5 events @ Top Secret Comedy Club with 250 upcoming dates starting on 24 Sep 2018

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.

7 events @ Secret London Location with 7 upcoming dates from 29 Sep 2018 until 15 Dec 2018

Head to Studio 88 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.

  The Comedy House Party

14 user reviews 4

@ The Albany on Thursday 8th November 2018 and 3 other Thursdays

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.

2 events @ Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London with 8 upcoming dates from 09 Oct 2018 until 31 Jan 2019

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.

3 events @ The London Cabaret Club with 35 upcoming dates from 21 Mar 2017 until 22 Dec 2018

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.

7 events @ The King's Head Member's Club with 7 upcoming dates from 26 Oct 2018 until 29 Nov 2019

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.

6 events @ 3 venues with 6 upcoming dates from 24 Sep 2018 until 12 Jan 2019

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. 

4 events @ Century with 4 upcoming dates from 29 Sep 2018 until 17 Nov 2018

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. 

1 events @ Metro Garden Restaurant & Bar with 1 upcoming dates starting on 23 Sep 2018

Prepare for the best cinema action with Metro, who are playing host to the best musicals in their intimate garden setting, all while treating you to a delicious drink, hotdog and popcorn.

12 events @ Secret Location with 12 upcoming dates from 29 Sep 2018 until 15 Dec 2018

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.

@ Red Rooster on Saturday 29th September 2018 and 6 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.

7 events @ XOYO with 7 upcoming dates from 27 Sep 2018 until 23 Oct 2018

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.

6 events @ DNA VR with 300 upcoming dates from 24 Sep 2018 until 30 Nov 2018

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.

6 events @ Rivoli Ballroom with 6 upcoming dates from 23 Oct 2018 until 14 Dec 2018

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.

3 events @ Sakagura with 9 upcoming dates from 26 Sep 2018 until 27 Nov 2018

From Chef's Table nights to specialist spirit clubs, Sakagura's summer events series are gearing up to bring you some of the best food and drinks events in London.

3 events @ The Old Queen's Head with 4 upcoming dates from 28 Sep 2018 until 08 Nov 2018

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.

  Thames Lates

21 user reviews 5

@ London Eye Millenium Pier on Various dates from Thursday 27th September 2018

DesignMyNight and The London Cocktail Club have teamed up with Thames Rockets to bring you a superb experience on the Thames. Think cocktails at sunset, sizzling summer tunes and a 50 minute speed experience along the river.

@ Alcotraz Penitentiary on Various dates from Wednesday 26th September 2018

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.

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Valid on any dates that fall on Wednesday.

  Hidden Figures: WW2

65 user reviews 5

@ Biscuit Factory on Various dates from Thursday 27th September 2018

Back from its sell out run earlier this year, Hidden Figures is the WW2 storytelling experience blowing the lid off the characters that never made it into the history books. Diversity-focused, it puts the power in your hands to unravel the histories of these incredible real people.

6 events @ The Colonel Fawcett with 6 upcoming dates from 24 Sep 2018 until 29 Oct 2018

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.

13 events @ 6 venues with 19 upcoming dates from 28 Sep 2018 until 22 Nov 2019

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.

  Dead Man's Hand

18 user reviews 5

@ The Castle Farringdon on Saturday 29th September 2018 and 4 other Saturdays

Having regularly sold out, Dead Man's Hand is back in London for another round of thrilling immersive game playing. Combining elements of immersive theatre, escape rooms, story telling, treasure hunt and comedy, this game will keep you guessing right up until the last minute.

9 events @ Aeronaut with 90 upcoming dates starting on 26 Sep 2018

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.

3 events @ Brunel Museum Rooftop Garden with 13 upcoming dates from 28 Sep 2018 until 14 Dec 2018

Feel that chill in the air? It might be getting colder but that's no excuse not to hang around outside, especially when outside is as cute as Midnight Apothecary, the cocktail and bonfire spot on top of the Brunel Museum.

15 events @ One Aldwych with 41 upcoming dates from 24 Sep 2018 until 23 Dec 2018

Bringing you some of the best cinema screenings in September, this autumnal series of cuddly movie nights will set you up with a great film, a glass of bubbly and a delicious three course meal at Indigo.

@ Concrete on Thursday 27th September 2018 and 3 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.