Cocktails in the City London: Summer Edition

  • 40 reviews
  • Bedford Square Gardens


  • Food & Drink, Pop-Up and Something A Little Different
  • Tickets from £15.00
  • Background Music
  • Over 18
  • This event has taken place.
  • Multiple start times (see ticket info)

The UK’s finest weekend-long celebration of London’s unrivalled drinks scene, Cocktails in the City returns for the hugely popular summer edition. Taking place in the stunning leafy environs of Bedford Square Gardens, Cocktails in the City brings together London’s 25 most inventive and original cocktail bars in pop-up form, as they compete to be crowned Best Bar, seducing guests with show stopping cocktails, and vying for flavour with trend-surfing inventions.

Cocktails in the City is a bar-hopper’s paradise, bringing together the cream of London’s illustrious cocktail culture, all within sipping distance of each other. Guests are greeted with a village of pop-up bars to explore, each with their own unique aesthetic, hosting tastings, workshops, games and of course, a plethora of talented mixologists putting a personal twist on their summery cocktail creations.

Perfect for cocktail connoisseurs and casual bar grazers alike, guests can discover hipster hangouts and rub shoulders with exclusive institutions as they embark on the city’s ultimate cocktail tour. details: Bedford Square Gardens, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3HH 

Bars include:

The Nightjar, The Cocktail Trading Co, Mr Fogg's, Reverend JW Simpson, Barrio, Rumpus Rooms, Hixter, The Hide and many more....

Friday July 28th, from 5 – 10pm, Saturday July 29th 12-5pm and 5.30-10pm.

Tickets are priced at £15 and includes a FREE cocktail.

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Ticket Event time Cost
Friday Evening Ticket General Entry
Includes entry and one welcome cocktail.
17:00 - 22:00 £15.00
Saturday Day Time Only Ticket General Entry
Includes entry and one welcome cocktail worth £7.50 plus cocktail booklet and show experiences.
12:00 - 17:00 £15.00
Saturday Evening Only Ticket General Entry
Includes entry and one welcome cocktail worth £7.50 plus cocktail booklet and show experiences.
17:30 - 22:00 £15.00



Bedford Square Gardens, Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3ES

Nearest Station

Tottenham Court Road (Tube)


Cocktails in the City London Ltd
A joint venture of Bourne and Hollingsworth Group and Cocktails in the City.

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  • Rating: 4

    Visited 3 years ago Written by Jass
    Good fun event with lots of variety
  • Rating: 4

    Visited 10 months ago Written by Tanya
    Great to be back Weather let the afternoon down till we discovered the Silent Disco which was absolutely brilliant. Loads of fun, cocktails were amazing with friendly helpful staff. Will be back for more