Cocktails in the City: Summer Series

  • 387 reviews
  • Bedford Square Gardens


  • Food & Drink, Pop-Up and Something A Little Different
  • No tickets available
  • Background Music and Live Music
  • Over 18
  • This event has taken place.
  • 12:00 - 22:00

Enjoy cocktails from London's finest bars in a beautiful private Georgian garden this summer.

Bedford Square Gardens in Bloomsbury is the atmospheric setting for a weekend of unique drinking experiences with London's leading bars.

Supported with live music and delicious street food you can enjoy blending sessions, cocktail-making classes, shuffleboard, tutored tastings and a wide selection of new signature cocktails created exclusively for the event by the capital's most creative bartenders. 

From Mayfair hotels to Shoreditch speakeasies, over 20 bars in partnership with world-leading brands will be appearing at each event, reimagined in pop-up form to deliver unique and interactive drinking experiences for you to enjoy.

Tickets are £20 including your first cocktail. 

September Line Up:

Coupette & Belvedere
Strongman's Tipple & Ardbeg
Baccarat Bar & Tanqueray No.Ten
The Blind Pig & Hennesy Cognac
10° Sky Bar & Whitley Neill Gin
Merchant House & Nc'Nean
The Hoxton & The London Essence / Arbikie
The Libertine & Eminente Rum
Funkidory & Glenmorangie X
Disrepute & Moët & Chandon
The Cocktail Club & Martin Miller's Gin
Henson's Bar and Social & Ford's Gin
The London Bourbon Trail & Yellowstone Select Bourbon
Rockwell & Ramsbury Single Estate Spirits
TT Liquor & 1800 Tequila / Brockman's Gin
Ice Carving Cool & London No.1
London Shuffle Club & el Jimador Tequila
Small Beer Co
Callooh Callay & Monkey Shoulder Whisky
Iris Avenue & Sipello

"A delectable festival of drinks" - Conde Nast Traveller

"A gathering of the world's finest mixologists" - Time Out

🌳 The stunning surroundings of London’s largest private Georgian garden

🍸 A hand-picked collection of London’s finest bars reimagined in pop-up form

🎧 Silent disco with Monkey Shoulder & Callooh Callay

🍹 Cocktail making sessions with TT Liquor

🎵 Live music

🍽️ Delicious street food

🎭 Shuffleboard with London Shuffle Club

🧊 Ice carving with Ice Carving Cool

👌 Spritz drinks and festival makeovers Iris Avenue

See you at the bar!





Bedford Square Gardens, Bedford Square Gardens, Central, WC1B 3DP

Nearest Station

Tottenham Court Road (Tube)

Getting there


Cocktails in the City London Ltd
Cocktails in the City London Ltd have been successfully hosting cocktail festivals across the UK for the last 7 years.


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Customer Reviews (387)

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  • Written by Jass

    Rating: 4


    Visited 5 years ago
    Good fun event with lots of variety
  • Written by Jess

    Rating: 5


    Visited 4 years ago
    Well organised event, with some great bars showing off their amazing cocktails.