Friday Nights London

Work is over for another week so it's time to paint the town red! Whether you want a big Friday night out in London and fancy trying a super club, or settling in for a few bevs and some food at something a bit smaller, our list below gives you some tips on the best places to go and make your night rattle and shake! Discover the best bars and clubs in London for a Friday night. 

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Last updated on 17th October 2018

8 events @ Duo with 143 upcoming dates starting on 20 Oct 2018

If you're looking for a good night out, head to DUO. There's throwback parties, Friends-themed nights and weekend brunch, but come Friday, it's all about hip hop, R&B and old school classics.

  Queen of Roses Cabaret Show

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@ The London Cabaret Club on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

The Queen Of Roses is a traditional British Show with a modern twist,  To celebrate our fifth anniversary we're launching The Queen of Roses - an immersive cabaret experience, featuring an evening of majestic live performances, exquisite dining...

@ The Little Blue Door on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

The Ultimate Dinner Party "With top-notch food, killer drinks, silly games and free roam of the flat this is the ultimate party — and everyone is invited"  The Evening Standard.  *** SOLD OUT WEEKLY FOR 2.5 YEARS STRAIGHT *** Well, quite...

@ Sky Garden Bars on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Join us for a delicious cocktail and exquisite views at Sky Garden's Sky Pod Bar, as London lights up below. Doors open from 7pm on weekdays and 9:30pm on weekends and we welcome guests until the early hours. Sky Pod Bar offers the best views...

We know you all love a Friday party in London and with Shoreditch Gone Wild you can party hard on the coolest night of the week. For only £10 get free entry to 4 of Shoreditch's best bars and clubs, 4 free shots each, plus a host of drinks deals. So don't mess around and head down for a massive party this Friday with Shoreditch Gone Wild. 

@ Ballie Ballerson on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

The one million balls are housed in a 4,000ft space covered wall to wall with a mesmerising 60 metre UV mural. Our signature clear balls are held within a huge mirrored cage and pulse with the coolest coloured lights. Ballie now has two private...
Save 25.00% on ticket Weekday Ball Pit Admission 6pm-8pm with discount code MONDAY FUNDAY
Valid on the following dates: 22/10/2018, 29/10/2018 and 05/11/2018.

  Alcotraz - Prison Cocktail Bar

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@ Alcotraz Penitentiary on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Hidden behind unassuming shutters lies Alcotraz, a secret prison staffed with guards to help you successfully smuggle liquor past the Warden and get it into the hands of the longest-serving inmates.  Inspired by Hollywood Movies and TV that have...
Save 20.00% on ticket Sentence No.1 with discount code ORANGE
Valid on any dates that fall on Wednesday.

2 events @ Flip Out London E6 with 60 upcoming dates starting on 19 Oct 2018

Get your weekend off to an amazing start with this amazing after dark soft play area, with everything from trampolines and foam pits to laser mazes and ninja warrior obstacle courses all to the sounds of an amazing DJ.

@ Raw London Bar Crawl on Every Friday

Part ways with a tenner and you'll find yourself at one of the biggest parties in London this Friday night. Raw London Bar Crawl invites you to join them on one of the most raucous London bar crawls, with stop-offs at The Light Bar, Blueberry Bar and Bar Music Hall, before finishing off at Club Aquarium. For £10, you get free entry into all venues, four free shots, discounted drinks deals as well as all sorts of other Raw London goodies. 

5 events @ Top Secret Comedy Club with 250 upcoming dates starting on 20 Oct 2018

Friday night is hands down the best time of the week to visit the Top Secret Comedy Club. Renowned throughout the circuit for attracting a mix of emerging talent and Fringe regulars, ease towards the weekend by laughing yourself silly at this hugely popular Covent Garden spot.

2 events @ 2 venues with 22 upcoming dates from 19 Oct 2018 until 07 Nov 2018

Start your weekend as you mean to go on at this wild bar crawl, promising a whirlwind tour of the best bars, clubs and party places Friday night in London has to offer. Strap in for drink discounts, glow sticks and free entry into London's best hangouts.

  Kiki with Drag Queens

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@ Rascals on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Let's take it to the runway! Fridays and Saturdays will never be the same again as Rascals launches an absolutely awesome evening drag night following on from our award-winning brunch (check it out and the video). Category is: I Just Want to Kiki...
Save 20.00% on ticket Drag Night Entry with discount code #CheapyKiki
Valid on the following dates: 05/10/2018, 12/10/2018, 19/10/2018 and 26/10/2018.

@ Little Nan's Fitzrovia Kitchen & Bar on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Available every day at Little Nan’s Fitzrovia Kitchen & Bar! Book in for a 2 hour slot arriving from 11am - 12pm for a Sharing Platter Featuring our Fitzrovia sweet and savoury special treats, All displayed on Vintage 3 Tier Cake...

3 events @ 2 venues with 70 upcoming dates from 19 Oct 2018 until 01 Jun 2019

Come and enjoy some of London's best cocktails, live Cuban music and dis every night.   Inspired by the famously...

5 events @ Backyard Bar & Comedy Club with 154 upcoming dates starting on 20 Oct 2018

Get that Friday night feeling on the go with a few giggles in the bag and a spread of delicious food and drink. Bethnal Green's Backyard Bar and Comedy Club is a staple on the scene for anyone looking to find where all of the latest and greatest comedic stars are being hoarded for your entertainment pleasure. 

@ The COLAB Factory on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Have you ever wanted to play detective? Can you list off serial killers' birthdays like a pro? Do you have nerves of the finest steel? A uniquely terrifying immersive experience that puts you right in the middle of all your favourite horror films....

10 events @ 2 venues with 248 upcoming dates starting on 19 Oct 2018

Cargo in Shoreditch is a club known for its no-holds-barred approach to clubbing and its epic roster of events throughout the week - and helpfully, Friday nights are no different. Head over for DJ-fuelled fun and one of London's best clubbing experiences.

  Erdinger Oktoberfest London

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@ Erdinger Oktoberfest London on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Erdinger Oktoberfest London - The biggest Event of its kind in UK is coming back!From 27th September to 28th October at Stratford Waterfront.Privatbrauerei ERDINGER Weißbräu Launches Authentic Oktoberfest Event in London To Create A Traditional...
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6 events @ The London Cabaret Club with 76 upcoming dates from 21 Mar 2017 until 27 Jul 2019

This is cabaret like you've never experienced it before as The London Cabaret Club delivers original choreography, premium production values and spectacular stars from the West End to create an unforgettable show. The performances dive into the rich heritage of British culture while you feast on a truly exquisite dinner.  

2 events @ The Grand with 2 upcoming dates starting on 27 Oct 2018

Ranging from sing-along movie screenings to throwback pop parties, epic games of bingo to tributes to musical icons,...

  Journey To The Underworld

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@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

The Greatest Love Story Never Told.... As the summer nights draw to a close, Pedley Street Station welcomes you to witness the greatest love story never told. A Dark Fairytale where fantasy, fear, danger, lust, hope and love await in the world of...
Save 20.00% on ticket Off Peak Early Evening 6pm with discount code JOURNEY20
Valid on the following dates: 30/09/2018, 07/10/2018, 14/10/2018, 16/10/2018, 17/10/2018, 23/10/2018, 24/10/2018, 06/11/2018 and 07/11/2018.

@ Bar Rumba on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Spend your Friday night crying with laughter by heading down to Soho's Bar Rumba; here, they'll be throwing their 'Comedy Carnival' nights. With the likes of Russell Brand, Michael McIntyre and Micky Flanagan having recently graced the stage here, you should expect to see some of the very best comedians on the circuit here that are sure to have you in stitches. 

@ The Underworld on Every Friday

Cheap drinks and amazing music, the team at Underworld have cracked this recipe and, it's fair to say, have stuck to it. The Blackout Club takes over the club every Friday night and offers London's Rock 'N' Roll crazed audience a night of huge Rock and Indie tracks, drinks for £3 and entry only costing £5. Sitting comfortably in the middle of Camden, this Friday night spot draws crowds from all over North London.

@ TT Liquor on Friday 19th October 2018

Kick-start your weekend at the House of Angostura's rum-fuelled pop-up, where rum cocktails, tropical vibes and a subterranean bar await. Housed in Shoreditch's impressive TT Liquor, there will be £20 tickets which give you three decadent swizzle cocktails to get you going.

2 events @ 2 venues with 75 upcoming dates from 19 Oct 2018 until 27 Apr 2019

Perfect for a Friday night with friends, this great London comedy night not only promises a great show from leading stand up acts, but also entry to the post-show club night.

  Blingo - Hip Hop RnB Bingo

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@ Fest Bar (Formerly called Proud Camden) on Friday 9th November and Friday 21st December 2018

It's not often you'd be expected to spend your Friday night playing bingo, but when you're playing Blingo, it's all you'll ever want to do. This hijacked hip-hop bingo will feature everything from mad beats, big prizes, dance offs, lip sync battles and the biggest house party once the games are over.

  Divine Proportions

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@ The Vaults on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Wine, dine and celebrate life like the Gods and Goddesses you are, with an evening of DIVINE PROPORTIONS  ***  A heavenly new immersive dining experience based on the story of Dionysus, God of Pleasure and Mischief, is brought to you by...

  Thames Lates

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@ London Eye Millenium Pier on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Speedboats, cocktails, sunset and a summer sound-track? Come aboard for your most memorable summer experience! What you can expect? Thames Rockets 3 Point Plan for a perfect summer's evening 1. 50 minute* part-guided - part speed...


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@ Shaka Zulu on Every Friday

Shaka Zulu is absolutely stunning and hosts a glamorous Friday night party where a young crowd dressed to impressed comes looking for a big night out in London. Prepare to be amazed as you move through the venue and marvel at the intricate detail captured on each carved wall and ceiling pane and party the night away to the latest party anthems and commercial tunes.

Portside Parlour

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The cool and quirky Portside Parlour in Shoreditch and dropping anchor in time for London Cocktail Week to show you the best of the best when it comes to signature spirits of the world. With a home made tale to go with each tasting experience, discover their cocktail masterclasses in Gin, Whiskey and Rum. 

2 events @ 2 venues with 100 upcoming dates from 19 Oct 2018 until 07 Dec 2018

Handmade Mysteries create twisted escape rooms for people looking for a pulse-racing, brain-teasing, immersive experience. Based in London's finest drinking establishments, your game host will introduce your team to a series of bizarre contraptions and mysterious misfits. Will you win and cry for joy? Or lose, and just cry? 

@ Radisson Blu Bloomsbury Street Hotel on Various dates from Friday 19th October 2018

Chaos reigns as soon as you walk through the door in this fully immersive show where you become diners, served by Basil, Sybil and Manuel. Join them for lashings of laughter, huge spoonfuls of spontaneity, plenty of participation, and a 3-course...
Save £6.00 on ticket Peak Dinner 2019 with discount code EARLYBIRD2019

Camden Pub Crawl

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For fun time partying on a Friday night, look no further than the Camden pub crawl to take you on an especially boozy journey through the bars of Camden. With shots, entry and queue jump included in the ticket price, as well as stop offs at popular live music venues including the Camden Barfly and the Blues Kitchen, this will be a Friday night in London that you won't forget. 

@ Sink Pong on Every Friday

Make some new friends, discover new places all in the trendy and exciting Shoreditch area. Taking you to 5 bars and a club, the Shoreditch Pub Crawl is unlike the bland West End pub crawls. With fun time party bars, such as; Drunken Monkey, Bedroom, Cargo, Trafik and The Macbeth, you will be spoilt for choice and are guaranteed to find a new weekend haunt. Including entry to 5 bars and a club, an awesome guide and some free shots!


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A fun and vibrant Brazilian beach bar, Floripa is one of London's most prolific party Friday nights. Attracting revellers from all over London, Floripa is in Shoreditch and as such offers an eclectic and international vibe that is welcoming and feel-good. DJs play the best in many genres, going from Funk, to Jazz, to Drum & Bass, to Rock N' Roll. They also serve a great selection of Brazilian street food which keeps partygoers content until the early hours. 

2 events @ 2 venues with 26 upcoming dates from 19 Oct 2018 until 25 Jan 2019

The Magic Hour has stunned audiences all over the world, and now turns its attention to London's Grand Royale in Hyde Park. With plenty of mind-reading, sleight of hand, unbelievable illusions and hilarious card tricks, master magician 'Sonic' has carefully curated a show that's certain to leave you stunned and scratching your head. To help the evening progress, each guest will be offered a carefully crafted cocktail on arrival. 

@ Bethnal Green Working Men's Club on Every 1st Friday of the month

Head to Bethnal Green Working Men's Club for a Friday night in London with a difference. Girl Power will be taking over with an abundance of glitter, fabulous drag acts and DJs pumping up all the best female-frotned tunes.