Fun Events In London 2024

Here's the great thing about London: there are new, exciting events popping up all over the city every week, and we've got them all here for you. When you're bored of your standard routine and are looking to freshen things up, just check in with this shortlist of the most fun events in London for some inspiration. From secret parties to quirky pop-ups, comedy nights to supper clubs, we're always updating this guide to fun things to do in London.

Last edited by Scarlett Welch

Last updated on 16th April 2024




Ballie Ballerson London

There's nothing quite as fun as diving into a ball pit – and Ballie Ballerson's bottomless brunch will prove just that. Taking place in Shoreditch, the brunch is all sorts of delicious, and when you're done with their pizza - have a go at diving head first into the balls.

Blame Gloria

From the OTT interiors right down to the crazy bottomless brunches, Blame Gloria's events in Clapham and Covent Garden are sure to hit the spot. Think ABBA themed, 00s parties and throwbacks to some of the greatest music icons of the eras.

SUPA DUPA FLY

Supa Dupa Fly is throwing a whole host of exciting events across the city. Whether you fancy a wicked rooftop party in Brixton, a bottomless Beyonce brunches or late-night dancing to all your favourite hip hop tunes, they've got your weekend plans covered.

Laugh Train Home Events

For fun and funny events in London, look no further than Laugh Train Home, a comedy club that's supplying you and your mates with hilarious evenings that won't blow the bank. Head over to Battersea and watch a range of well-known and new comics.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

Saturday afternoons have never been so fun! If you're looking for somewhere to enjoy all the best that Hip Hop has to offer, be sure to check out the Hip Hop Brunch. Delivering great Southern-inspired dishes and celebrating the work of Hip Hop's many legendary artists, this isn't your typical afternoon brunch experience. If you think you've got what it takes to rock the mic, why not try your hand at Hip Hop Karaoke? It's a great way to show off your lyric-spitting skills. 

Garage Brunch

Join the Garage Brunch for a meal like no other, where you'll be treated to two delicious courses, an hour of bottomless cocktails and great music, before the coolest MC hosts get everyone involved in great games for the ultimate afternoon party.

The Cottons Club

On the hunt for fun events in Shoreditch? The Cottons Club has a lineup of shindigs across its cool venue. Whether you're heading inside for an immersive dining experience touting live music or learning how to mix up glorious muddles, there's plenty to get stuck into here.

Little Nan's

Situated in Deptford, Little Nan's is a great shout for those after a quirky bottomless brunch, complete with sharing platters and endless booze. You can also get stuck into an afternoon tea where you'll get to enjoy homemade cakes and loose leaf tea.

Proud

There's all sorts going on at sultry venue Proud Cabaret City, from outrageous drag bottomless brunches complete with lip syncing and karaoke to secret burlesque societies or circus-themed cabaret exposes. You can always expect fine dining as you're mesmerised by the performances here, perfect for a unique date night or something a little different to do with friends.

YO!

Keeping your eyes peeled for fun events in the city? We thought so. Then be sure to head to the popular sushi hotspot, YO!, where you'll be able to master the art of maki making with the help of chefs. And if you thought it couldn't get any better, you get to chow it all down afterwards. 

Burlock

From drinks tastings complete with live music to carnival-inspired brunches and bottomless wings, there are plenty of fun things to do get stuck into at Burlock. This rum room is also known for its range of bottles and cocktails, so expect some boozy affairs too.

Soul Supper Immersive Dining Experience 2024 - LONDON EMBANKMENT

@ Eight Embankment on Friday 12th July 2024 and 5 other Fridays

Looking to mix things up for your next night on the tiles? Venues in both Embankment and Waterloo will be taken over for a magical evening of Motown when Soul Supper Immersive Dining Experience rolls into town. Tickets include a delicious two-course American-style feast along with a glass of fizz and a night of non-stop hits, all for as little as £39.99 per person.

Live Band Karaoke

Channel your inner diva at this fun event in South and Central London. Live Band Karaoke will have you singing your favourite tunes with the backing of a full live band, giving you the full pop star fantasy in an inclusive setting.  

The Reggae Brunch

Sing, dance, drink and chow down on some of the best jerk in London. Catered by renowned kings of Caribbean cuisine, the Reggae Brunch brings rum punch, tasty food and an all-day brunch party with some of the best vibes in London.

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

Raucous fun from the first minute, Sounds Familiar is more of a rowdy disco than a pub quiz. There's no need for sneaky Wikipedia checks on your smartphone here, your task is to identify the name and artist of famous songs instead. You'll be up on the tables, dancing and belting out the tunes in no time at all.

Bounce

With fun at the centre of everything, Bounce is the best place to let loose with pals. Whether you're popping in for a drag-themed brunch touting live entertainment or to challenge your friends to a few rounds of ping pong, the Old Street and Farringdon venues are sure to impress.

The 90's Brunch

The 90s Brunch celebrates all the best aspects and creations of one of Britain's most characterful decades. Serving guests a selection of tasty dishes, the event revolves around hilarious 90s costumes, huge party songs - think Destiny's Child and Vanilla Ice - and a few carefree lip-sync battles. Grab your mates, head down and prepare yourself for one of the most fun day events in London. 

Tonight Josephine

From burlesque balls and bottomless brunches to some of the booziest afternoon teas in London, Tonight Josephine is back with a bang this spring and they're set to bring you some suitably bonkers things to do.

Reztron

For a heavy douse of nostalgia, head on over to Reztron's events. These guys are purveyors of retro games, showcasing some of the best ones from the 80s and 90s. Whether you fancy a bottomless brunch or a fun-filled social, make sure to check out what they've got going on.

Electric Shuffle

Looking for fun things to do in London? Not only is Electric Shuffle bringing you their signature games, but the quirky hangout is also teaming that with live tunes, flowing fizz and sustenance in the form of paddle pizzas.

Fiddle Paradiddle's Pop-Up Ceilidh

Taking place in Balham and London Bridge, Fiddle Paradiddle's Pop-Up Ceilidh is coming up trumps for fun events. While listening to live tunes from a cracking nu-folk band, you can throw yourself into the dancefloor throng and enjoy a whisky drink to boot.

Hyper Reality

Fancy yourself as a gaming wiz? Head on over to Hyper Reality where they're giving you the chance to chase scores, ride rollercoasters and explore new worlds with an exclusive two-hour all-access pass. Topping it off, there are plenty of refreshments for weary adventurers. 

Flight Club

Social darts... and drinking? Have you been living under a rock dear one? The Flight Club are doing brunch, and they're doing it big. This promises to be like no other brunch party because even eating breakfast at your standard local and winging a few darts at a board doesn't come close to this weekend of prosecco fuelled pizza partying in Shoreditch, Bloomsbury, Victoria, and Islington. 

DRINK & PLAY: The Hunt for The Smoking Caterpillar - Comedy escape room + immersive theatre experience

@ Ninth Life on Saturday 4th May 2024

Looking for London's best things to do? Head over to Catford for an evening of quirky fun at The Hunt for the Smoking Caterpillar. Combining an escape room, immersive theatre and murder mystery into one, this event is bound to keep you and your mates entertained from start to finish.

StreetHunt Games

When it comes to fun outdoor activities in London, StreetHunt Games really is top of the ladder. Fusing murder mystery and scavenger hunt elements, it offers a self-guided experience where you can discover the capital's quirkiest locations.

Avora: A New-World Cocktail Experience

@ Roscorp Laboratories on Various dates from Sunday 21st April 2024

Put on a strapping, purpose-built baby blue jumpsuit and embark on a mission through exotic flora, befriending unfamiliar creatures along the way as part of Avora: A New-World Cocktail Experience at Roscorp Laboratories in Hoxton. Tickets start from £42.50 each for 105 minutes of exploration around the film-like set, alongside three curated tipples and a host of photo opportunities. What's more, a tree is planted for every one sold, so grab yours now.

The Rosemary Branch Theatre

In a city like London, you can never be bored. Especially with The Rosemary Branch Theatre around. This is a friendly Islington gastropub with an excellent array of award-winning performances on throughout the week, from live music and improv to cabaret and workshops.

The London Cabaret Club

You can always rely on The London Cabaret Club for plenty of glamorous and fun events in the city. Located in the heart of Holborn, this sultry spot has a boatload of events to get stuck into. Think immersive Gatsby-themed antics touting dinner and live entertainment. 

The Chocolate Cocktail Club

From Tuesday to Saturday, you can sip on delicious chocolate-based mixes over at The Chocolate Cocktail Club. The Farringdon watering hole will be a haven of quirky creations, with drinks such as the Caramel King and Strawberry Dreams on offer. You can tuck into afternoon teas here for £25 per person, complete with finger sandwiches and homemade sweet treats, as well as taking part in cocktail masterclasses.

LONDON WING FEST 2024

@ London Stadium, on Friday 26th July 2024 and 2 other dates

When it comes to the most fun things to do, London Wing Fest 2024 is bound to be the highlight of your July calendar. Not only does every ticket include a signature trucker hat, but also the chance to try the finest chicken traders and vote on your favourite. For entertainment? Expect axe throwing, live music, cooking demos, DJs and more.

The Big Bakes

The Big London Bake is a fun event taking place this summer that will see Londoners take part in a handful of baking challenges. You will be split into teams of two, before taking part in a challenge in an attempt to win the coveted first-place prize. Do you have what it takes to choux away your opposition?

Rivoli Pop up Cinema

Looking for fun events in South London? Brockley's Rivoli Ballroom has you covered with a whole season of incredible movie nights. Whether you're looking for romantic classics or Fright Night specials, these quirky screenings have something for everyone.

Barrio Bars

If you're on the hunt for fun things to do in London, check out Barrio for their epic lineup of events. From margarita ping pong sessions to Cardi B-themed brunches and 80s musical bingo, the venue has so much to offer, alongside their tropical cocktails and chart-topping tunes.

The Book Club

The Book Club is serving up some of the best events in London with its fun and wallet-friendly parties. From July, the Shoreditch venus will be playing host to a whole host of epic soirees, including clubbing experiences and raucous drag brunches.

Bubba Oasis

Whatever night of the week you head out to Bubba Oasis, the North London haunt will have a guaranteed buzz. On Friday nights, they host one helluva party with cracking tunes, and on Tuesdays and Sundays you can catch live music sets from new talent.

Exhibit

Bottomless Dinner and 3 other offers

Keeping an eye on those pursestrings but still keen to get out and about? Allow us to introduce The Exhibit. A hub for eating, drinking and socialising in Balham, take advantage of dinner and a movie tickets for just £19.95. Your ticket offers one plate from their large menu before you head to their boutique cinema, where you'll relax into leather sofas and enjoy a film in a unique setting.

The Escapologist

Have the time of your life at quirky cocktail bar The Escapologist, where you can expect a lineup of killer events. From Mamma Mia drag bottomless brunches to a suspense-filled affair featuring immersive games and traitorous friends, you'll always find something a little different at this spot.