Fun Things To Do In London

We know, our capital can be a bit overwhelming. The bright shiny lights, the huge buildings, the pressing crowds and rush hour crushes; it's hard to decide where to go among all the bustle. Well, you're in luck, because we're here with a guide to the most fun things to do in London, from weird events to wonderful activities.

Last updated on 21st March 2023

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Looking for fun things to do in London? Whether you're in Clapham or Waterloo, there's plenty of fun to be had. Step inside one of these neon-let hubs, where you'll be able to let loose to entertainment-fuelled events, with themes from Beyonce to Harry Styles.

Zebrano London Soho

Zebrano London Soho is a clandestine cocktail bar that's keeping us entertained with an epic roster of fabulous events. The Drag Brunchettes feature high-energy performances and bottomless bellinis, though you can also find comedy nights, pub quizzes and so much more here.

Bar Elba

On the hunt for rooftop happenings? Let Bar Elba be your first point of call. Taking up a stunning perch in Central London, this sun-soaked bar promises everything from weekend bottomless brunches right through to suppertime sessions.

The Four Thieves

A hubbub of all things fun and games, The Four Thieves is the ultimate adult playground. Not only does it host a range of brilliant events, from karaoke nights to themed brunches, but it's also home to remote-controlled car tracks, ping pong tables and VR.


When you need fun things to do in Shoreditch, make sure the events at restaurant bar temper are on your list. The swanky space is throwing open its doors for everything from musical bingo extravaganzas to masterclasses in the kitchen.

Glitter & Titter Cabaret

Glitter & Titter Cabaret offer up some of the most fun shows in London. From hilarious stand-up comedy to sensual burlesque, fabulous drag and other variety acts, this place has a little something of everything, alongside food and drinks from the hosting Albany bar.

Supercharged VR

@ SuperchargedVR on Various dates from Friday 24th March 2023

Save 10% on ticket Weekend General Admission: 13.00-14.00 - Grand Prix with discount code INSTA10

Using virtual reality technology and full-motion platforms, Supercharged VR's immersive experience is out of this world. Kick things off by choosing which car you want to race, decide on an epic course and then see who reigns champion among the group.

Live Band Karaoke!

Join this night of live band karaoke for the ultimate knees up and evening out. The night will be taking over venues in Peckham and Central London to offer some of the city's most high-energy events.

The Doctor's Orders

The Doctor's Orders are the event organiser behind some of London's biggest and best hip-hop bashes. Check out their schedule of boozy brunches, boat parties and pizza-filled clubbing extravaganzas. 

Barrio Bars

Bored of regular trips to the boozer? Head to Barrio Bars across the city for their top-notch array of events, from bottomless bingo brunches to throwback karaoke. They also have a crackin' menu filled with fresh street food and cocktails galore.

Oche The Strand

Fun activities in London for adults don't get much better than a go on the state-of-the-art dartboards at Oche. This cool spot is not only packed with Scandinavian design and amazing games, but it boasts expertly crafted cocktails and Michelin-trained chefs to boot.

Peckham Levels

Peckham Levels are coming in hot on the first Thursday of every month. Check out Trouble In The Night, which features bassist Tagara, drummer Jaega, producer and multi-instrumentalist Leif Maine and saxophonist Caspar Sutton Jones.

The Exhibit

From guided life drawing classes and free weeknight comedy events to drag bashes or epic bottomless brunches, The Exhibit has got you covered. Venture to the Balham beauty and prepare for a fun afternoon or evening.


One of the city's best crazy golf experiences is bringing made courses and all kinds of fun. Plonk has taken over venues from London Fields to Forest Hill, fronting hilarious putting challenges and cocktail bars to boot.

Hidden Jazz Club

Hidden Jazz Club is the ideal place for adults to have fun in London, as the sultry pop-up jazz club brings the sexy sounds of local live musicians to the stage. Plus, when the event has been frequented by famous artists and Grammy winners, you know it's got to be good.


On the hunt for fun activities in London? YO!'s Sushi School is not to be missed. You'll be guided on how to make a scrumptious selection of Japanese bites, from sashimi through to crunchy Cali rolls. And to top it all off, you'll enjoy a drink and a few nibbles too.

Ninth Life

Inspired by festival culture, this unique pub in Catford offers much more than a bit of food and drink. From street food in the courtyard to their nine-room interactive theatre experience, you'll certainly not be lacking in entertainment at Ninth Life.


Discounts available on certain events

Renowned about town for hosting some of the biggest hip hop and RnB nights out, Supa Dupa Fly's events are not to be missed. Whether you fancy brilliant bottomless brunches, late-night bashes or full-blown festivals in Greece, they've got what you need.


When planning shenanigans, make a trip to Fulham's Neverland. Offering seasonal pop-ups, including a summer beach or fondue in igloos come winter, this place is known for its parties and bottomless brunches.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

Leave all your inhibitions at the door and dive head first into all the fun on offer at the Hip Hop Brunch. Guests will first be treated to 3 courses of Southern food, before enjoying fun rounds of karaoke and all your favourite urban acts.

Hyper Reality

If you're after fun things to do in London with teenagers or older, then immersive cyberpunk venue Hyper Reality is just the thing. Think zombie games or roller coaster simulation in the arena, followed by drinks at the lounge, which also features a range of retro consoles and board games.

Immersive Gamebox

From experiences based on hit Netflix series Squid Game to becoming a spy or blasting off on a spaceship, Immersive Gamebox is one of the most fun activities in London. Team up with your pals in a private room, don your visor and use your body's movements to complete these adventures.

Restaurant Ours

Restaurant Ours is ready and waiting for you to join them for one of their exciting events. What's on the lineup? Everything you could want and more, from Mamma Mia-themed bottomless brunches to Real Housewives quiz nights (with dinner included).

Merchant House

Home to innovative and award-winning cocktails, it's no wonder why Merchant House is a top spot for those who like a good ol' tipple. Let loose or have a little fun at its range of boozy masterclasses or head to The Brig, its bookable spot that happens to be London's smallest bar.

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

@ Ninth Life on Saturday 15th April 2023 and 13 other Saturdays

Fun things to do in London this weekend don't get any better than a trip down the rabbit hole. With a ticket to The Hunt For The Smoking Caterpillar, you'll do just that, taking on this immersive theatre experience and comedy escape room in an alternative Wonderland.

RnBhangra Brunch

There's so much going on at RnBhangra Brunch, you won't want to miss it. Not only will there be an authentic desi meal and an hour of bottomless quaffs, but also bhangra dancers, lively dholis and jokes from the comedian host.


Proud Cabaret will never fail to amaze you with its incredible lineup of live entertainment, whether it's an outrageous, sexy twist on West Side Story or an award-winning Bollywood-inspired immersive experience. And did we mention the fabulous fine dining menu?

Rouges 70's & 80's Disco and Funk

Rivoli Ballroom are serving up some of London's best events. Check out one of their Rouges disco and funk parties, where your group will be bopping to classics from the 70s and 80s within an impressive Grade II-listed venue.

Bougie Drag & Boy Toy Events London

Spend your Saturday eating, drinking and celebrating the queen of pop at this Lady Gaga-inspired bottomless brunch. Proud Embankment will be joined by the world's number one impersonator and a number of fierce drag queens, alongside 90 minutes of bottomless booze.

Lucky Voice Karaoke - Venues in London

Lucky Voice has proven time and again that it is one of the most fun places around. Providing strong cocktails, a dressing up box and a soundproofed room, this place is letting you sing your heart out with all your mates.

Paint a Pic London

Fans of all thing artsy or those of you wanting to tap into your creative side, we've got the event for you. Taking place in a variety of locations across London, Paint a Pic is hosted by a talented professional who will help you to gain some skills and create your own masterpiece.

Curious Invitation Talks

Curious Invitation Talks champions the cool and the quirky with all kinds of unique events. Taking place at The Century Club, they host improv comedy nights, entertaining discussions about interesting characters and musical cabaret bonanzas.

Soul Supper Immersive Dining Experience 2023 - LONDON EMBANKMENT

@ Proud Embankment on Sunday 23rd April 2023 and 6 other Sundays

Get dressed up to the nines and spend your night getting down to music from the likes of Supremes, Marvin Gaye and Jackson 5, thanks to Soul Supper Immersive Dining Experience at Proud Embankment. Tickets include a glass of fizz on arrival, followed by two courses of gourmet cuisine.


Looking for fun activities in the city? Then make your way to Tantra Sound Club on Warren Street for workshops and sound healing experiences. Their meditative events will relieve stress through a series of soundscapes, singing bowls and vibration therapy.

Blingo - Hip Hop Bingo

Live your best life with some hip hop bingo at Blingo. Join the potty-mouthed pensioner Grandma Flash, alongside her 87-year-old DJ and part-time lover, Harry Spelvin, for some non-stop games, dance offs or a few lip sync battles. Need we say more?

That's Drag Bingo!

Get ready for a night of dabbing and lip-syncing with That's Drag Bingo, a brilliant wallet-friendly event at The Red Lion in Barnet. Priced from just £2, the evening will have you letting loose as you enjoy performances from your hosts Orange Gina, Ariel Bold and Magik.


Over at The King's Head Member's Club in East London, Gin-House Burlesque is hosting a range of interactive cabaret experiences. Expect incredible performances that are reminiscent of the Prohibition era, including snake charmers, magicians and live music.

The Reggae Brunch

Get over to a secret London location, where the Reggae Brunch will be kicking off with a whole afternoon of delicious food, unlimited rum cocktails and the very best music. Think reggae, soca, calypso and bashment from some excellent DJs.

Flight Club

If you're short of activities and fancy something to keep you busy as you swill spirits, make your way over to Flight Club. This cool darts bar boasts a digital scoring system, games to be played and social brunches.

House Of Burlesque

Every Saturday, House of Burlesque will take over Madame Jojo's for a saucy evening of brilliant speakeasy-style cabaret. With top quality acts, a happy hour between 6pm and 7pm, alongside the option to dance the night away after the show, this event promises a great evening.

Sky Garden

Get to one of the city's most iconic rooftops to enjoy sublime views and live music. Tickets to Sky Garden's events take a place on our list of fun things to do in London for couples, including a drink on arrival and a truly unique night, complete with a DJ or band. Otherwise, there's sunrise tables for brekkie too.

The Big Bakes

The Big London Bake is a food event that will challenge the city's amateur bakers in new and exciting ways. You'll take part in a number of testing challenges in pairs... Will you whisk past your opponents?

Dabbers Bingo

Dabbers have a totally unique brand of hilarious bingo that they bring to venues across the city. Alongside their standard sessions, they'll be upping the game come the weekend by throwing bottomless brunch into the mix.

Party n Paint

If you love painting and booze, then this is the night for you. Party N Paint let's you bring out your creative side with an evening of making art while sipping on prosecco, vodka shots and cocktails. Plus, all the sounds of 90s bangers are going on around you.