Things To Do On Boxing Day In London

If you thought the festive period was reserved for holding awkward conversations with distant family members and watching Chicken Run for the 15th time, think again. The 26th of December is still pretty impressive, as a whole host of venues throw their doors open for dedicated meals, massive club nights and more. So if you're stuck for ideas, come and take a look at our guide to the best Boxing Day events in London here.

Last updated on 25th October 2022




@ Kingston Upon Thames Town Centre on Various dates from Sunday 4th December 2022

For thrill-seekers looking to get out of the house this Boxing Day, head to The King's Quest ⚔ Game of Stones Treasure Hunts. This excursion guides you through various clues on your phone all while exploring kooky spots such as graveyards, alleys and much more.

@ Royal Afternoon Tea at The Rubens at The Palace Hotel on Mon, 5th Sep 2022 - Sun, 31st Dec 2023

If you fancy an afternoon tea in decadent interiors, the Golden Tips experience at The Rubens at the Palace Hotel is an excellent choice. Perfect to take the fam after some post-Christmas munchies, the event includes a variety of pastries, scones and more, alongside white glove service and Sri Lankan tea. 

  Rock Cab Tours

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@ Various Venues, London on Various dates from Sunday 4th December 2022

Ready for some post-Christmas shenanigans? Rock Cab Tours are coming in hot this Boxing Day. Your guide, Stephen Channell, will be driving you all over London while you and your pals learn about some music history and discover iconic landmarks for stars like The Beatles and The Rolling Stones.

@ Hard Rock Cafe Mayfair on Various dates from Sunday 4th December 2022

Are restaurants open on Boxing Day? You betcha. Head on over to Hard Rock Cafe in Mayfair for a cracking good meal. This festive-themed menu features two courses for £29.95 or three for £33.95. Whether you're here after a post-shopping trip or looking to keep the holiday spirit going, this one is a real winner.