Walk off that Christmas feast from the night before and get involved with a Fun Puzzle Pub Crawl Treasure Hunt. This fun adventure takes you to four different watering holes as you explore the streets of London and solve various clues.
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.
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.
This Bromley boozer is gifting you with one of the best Boxing Day events in London, especially for its laid-back nature and good vibes. Their Monday pub quizzes are mega fun with 6 people per team and only £1 to play. Afterward, get stuck into some shuffleboard.
The legendary Hard Rock Cafe is keeping your Boxing Day brimming with food at their Piccadilly Circus Christmas menu. Open from 12 to 10pm on the 26th, sit down at a table and tuck into 2 scrumptious courses for just £29.95.
Join The English Grill, nestled in The Rubens at The Palace Hotel, on Boxing Day to extend your seasonal celebrations in style. This enchanting and grand dining destination will be rustling up beaut dishes, including a sumptuous beef Wellington.
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.
For something chilled, Bubba Oasis is hosting a live acoustic session. Sporting a pretty rooftop with cosy blue seating, the venue also features talented musicians regularly. Kick back with a complimentary drink as you settle in and sway to the tantalising tunes.
If you managed to avoid the Christmas hangover, get stuck into this Boxing Day club night at Piccadilly Institute. With tickets starting at just £5, you and your friends can shake it on their dancefloors while making the most out of pocket-friendly drink packages.
Not sure what to do on Boxing Day? This afternoon tea at 1901 Wine Lounge is fab for something wholesome and chic. Settle into the swish venue and get ready to munch on a selection of sweet treats and mini cakes, all while drinking a glass of bubbly and a selection of teas.
A North London fave, Simon Says It's Quiz Time at Junction Tavern is a great choice. Mr. Monopoly at the life-size monopoly in the West End (aka Simon) will be hosting the event as he gives some thought-provoking questions all while you munch on pub grub.
Horror lovers can ditch the holly jolly mood and get stuck into the Jack the Ripper Walking Tour. For just a tenner, you and your friends can wander through the East End for 2 blood-curdling hours, where the infamous killer lurked around during the 19th century.
A club night at Ninety One Living Room on the 26th of December, this inclusive event is bringing the party vibes. Vogue Rites features Ballroom, a culture created by black and Latinx LGBTQ communities. A safe space for everyone, this is definitely a fab event for those wanting to throw shapes.
Can't wait to boogie after Christmas? Get ready for a banging bash at Bar Rumba's Monday Hangover Cure. Along with a happy hour from 7 to 11pm, their DJs will be spinning the best house, RnB, and chart-topping hits all while you shake it on the bustling dancefloor.
Hoping to cure those post-Christmas blues? Pumping out RnB, hip hop, EDM and pop on the regular, Tiger Tiger will be a real crowd-pleaser come Boxing Day. There will be fabulous drink deals to tuck into, as well as deals for students.
Head to Kingly Court in the heart of Soho this Boxing Day for Korean Dinner Party's epic bottomless brunch. Leave on your finest Christmas jumper and get ready to enjoy a fabulous range of eats, from the likes of corn dogs and fried chicken nuggets, all while slurping unlimited bubbles.
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.
If you're hoping to partake in some trivia action on Boxing Day, check out The Leather Bottle. Cosy up in the stylish pub as you snack on pub grub and grab a pint all before joining in on the epic quiz night. Plus, if you win? You can bag a £50 bar tab for some celebratory drinks.
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.
After hitting the Boxing Day sales in London, check out The White Horse's painting class near Oxford Circus. Zen out as you focus on crafting the perfect piece of artwork at this tutored session. You'll get to create the same image as your class, but feel free to add your own personal spin.