Cocktails in the City: Summer Series

  • 375 reviews
  • Bedford Square Gardens


  • Food & Drink, Pop-Up and Something A Little Different
  • Tickets from £20.00
  • Background Music and Live Music
  • Over 18
  • Friday 12th August 2022 and 4 other dates
  • Multiple start times (see ticket info)

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. 

August Bar Line Up:

Arcade Bar & London Essence
Cafe Pacifico & Ocho Tequila, Bruxo Mezcal, El Tequileno
Callooh Callay & Monkey Shoulder Whisky
Coupette & Belvedere
Disrepute & Moet Chandon
Flight Club & Edinburgh Gin
Funkidory & Glenmorangie X
Ice Carving Cool & London No.1 Gin
Iris Avenue & Chambord
Laki Kane & Ron Santiago De Cuba
Libertine & Eminente
London Shuffle Club & El Jimador Tequila
Silverleaf & Martin Miller's Gin
Small Beer Company
Strongman's Tipple & Ardbeg Wee Beastie
The Beachcomber & Chairmans Reserve Rum / Rhum Clement
The Blind Pig & Hennessy Cognac
Trader Vics & Mount Gay Black Barrel Rum
TT Liquor & 1800 Tequila / Brockmans Gin
Wet and Dry & St Remy Brandy
Zetter Townhouse & Espolón Tequila

"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 with One Night Records

🍽️ Delicious street food

🎭 Shuffleboard with London Shuffle Club

🧊 Ice carving with Ice Carving Cool

👌 Spritz drinks and festival makeovers with Chambord & Iris Avenue

See you at the bar!





Ticket Event time Cost
Day Ticket: 12.00 - 16.00

Ticket includes a welcome cocktail, live music and demonstrations. Additional cocktails are £7.50

12:00 - 16:00 £20.00
Evening Ticket: 17.00 - 22.00

Ticket includes a welcome cocktail, live music and demonstrations. Additional cocktails are £8.50

17:00 - 22:00 £20.00



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 (375)

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  • Rating: 4

    Visited 3 years ago Written by Jass
    Good fun event with lots of variety
  • Rating: 5

    Visited 2 years ago Written by Jess
    Well organised event, with some great bars showing off their amazing cocktails.

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