Fun Things To Do In London

We know, London can be a bit overwhelming. The bright shiny lights, the huge buildings, the pressing crowds and rush hour crushes - it's hard to focus with so much going on and with so much to choose from. Well, you're in luck, because we're here to hold your hand and guide you through the best events, the best things to do in London and the top new trends pervading their way through our buzzing, weird and wonderful capital. Check out our recommendations for the most fun things to do in London.

Last updated on 6th May 2021




Dabbers Bingo

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One of the best things to do in London this spring and summer, Dabbers is back in business and they're bringing their brand of hilarious bingo 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.

A night of

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For a fun night out in London, this series of musical tributes are a fantastic shout. From Lauryn Hill tribute nights to evening of Reggae and R&B there's something for every musical taste.

Fulham Beach

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Fulham Beach is one of the best places to go this summer in London, offering a plethora of unique events, parties and nights out. Situated right on the Thames, this South London pop-up will keep you coming back for its beachside vibe, stunning cocktails and delicious pizza. 

The Old Queen's Head

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Looking for fun things to do in London? Head to Islington where The Old Queen's Head is making sure you're staying entertained throughout the season with themed quizzes and hilarious drag brunches.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

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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 'Dirty South' food, before enjoying fun rounds of Hip Hip karaoke and all your favourite urban acts. Certain to leave you full of booze, with a stomach that feels like it's about to burst and a great beat in your head, there are few better ways to spend a bank holiday weekend in London.

SOUTHERN FRIDAYS

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One of the best things to do in London this summer, Southern Fridays are the Americana-inspired nights out you won't want to miss. From live music nights to bourbon-laced boat trips, they're bringing you some of the best hoe-downs in the city this season.

The Reggae Brunch

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Head 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 in Reggae, Soca, Calypso and Bashment from some excellent DJs.

One of London's best crazy golf experiences is back this autumn and winter. Plonk will be taking over venues from London Fields to Forest Hill to bring you hilarious putting challenges and plenty of day-glo fun throughout the season.

If you're a Dolly Parton devotee or a George Strait superfan, you won't want to miss out on The Islington Metal Works Country bottomless brunch. Tickets include live DJs and country music along with tasty tapas plates and two-hours of free-flowing drinks.

Bar Elba

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If you're on the hunt for fun things to do this summer in London, let Bar Elba be your first point of call. Taking up a stunning rooftop spot in Central London, this sun-soaked bar promises everything from weekend bottomless brunches right through to suppertime sessions.

Good Ship Comedy

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Goo Ship Comedy will be back in business this summer, bringing with them yet more of London's funniest comedians. Expect live LOLs from the likes of Fern Brady, Hal Cruttenden and Angela Barnes among others.

Not only does Alcotraz offer one of the most creative immersive experiences in the city, but it's also home to some of the best cocktails too. Whether it's date night or after-work drinks, try something a little different and get to know this prison-themed spot.

Searching for the best things to do in London? You can never go wrong with a bottomless brunch. Kings of all thing free-flowing booze, brekkie classics and party vibes, Impossible Things Entertainment are serving up a whole bunch of themed events, from Disney and Taylor Swift to 90s and Britney.

Fancy an afternoon spent creating a masterpiece and dancing to live DJs? Head over to one of Pop N Paint's creative events around London and you'll be treated to a light-hearted art class accompanied by club classics and fun games.

If you're a fan of all thing artsy or want to tap into your creative side, then have we got the event for you. Taking place in Blackfriars, Paint a Pic is hosted by a talented professional who will help you to gain some skills and create your own masterpiece over a fun afternoon. 

Bashment Brunch

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On the hunt for fun things to do in London? Bashment Brunch is one of our top picks. Get into the weekend spirit with a bottomless brunch event that oozes Carnival vibes thanks to its bashment soundtrack, bottomless rum punch and Caribbean menu.

  The Big London Bake

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@ The Castle Tooting on Various dates from Monday 17th May 2021

The Big London Bake is a food event in London that will challenge the city's amateur bakers in new and exciting ways. Taking inspiration from one of Britain's most iconic tv shows, the event will see guests take part in a number of testing challenges in order to find out who London's true star bakers are. Will you crumble under the pressure? Or will you whisk past your opponents?

@ Salsa! Temple on Various dates from Saturday 29th May 2021

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 and they put on one hell of a show whilst you sip away on 90 minutes of bottomless booze.

@ The Candlemaker on Every Saturday

Any event that can say their host is called Tina Turner Tea Lady is a winner by our standards. The Candlemaker are about to get all the booze out for a bottomless brunch session with a difference. Hold tight for something fun to do in London as they get all steamy bingo as you knock back bubbles and bloody marys. 

Ninth Life

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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.

Cocktails in the City 2021

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Among the best things to do in London this summer, Cocktails in the City is the stuff of mixology lovers dreams. Taking over a plot in Bedford Square, this seasonal drinks experience is sorting you out with lavish libations and live music.

@ 56 Leadenhall Street on Friday 28th May 2021 and 22 other Fridays

If you're looking for weird and wonderful things to do in the capital, look no further than this incredible 5D immersive experience. Decked out with cutting edge VR tech, incredible sets and a roster of live actors, the two-hour event will see you travelling through time and space and coming face to face with a Martian invasion.

Locked in a Room

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Whether you're on a work do or celebrating someone's birthday, Locked in a Room will entertain every single member of your group. Head over to ExCeL to find two scenarios split between 13 rooms, from beating government agents through to saving London from a mad scientist. 

@ Secret London Location on Various dates from Wednesday 14th July 2021

The best events in London? Secret Cinema is coming in strong with its line-up of immersive experiences this summer. Popular for its film-themed evenings, the masters are sending you into the world of Dirty Dancing, complete with resort vibes and power ballads - and maybe even a couple of late-night parties hidden out of sight...

If you're short of activities and fancy something to keep you busy as you swill spirits, head down to Flight Club. This is London's first and coolest darts bar, introducing you to the world of social gaming...with darts. There's a digital scoring system, games to be played and oches to be had - so team up. This. Is. Flight Club!

  Paranormal Activity Tour

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@ Infront of Newspaper Stand Outside Farringdon Station on Friday 11th June 2021 and 13 other Fridays

Prepare to be scared like you've never been scared before! No, it's not walking down the streets of Croydon, you'll be going somewhere must scarier. Using the help of Ouija boards and other paranormal equipment, you'll be looking through some of the most haunted places in the city. Prepare for a tour of serial killers, mass graves and bloody executions.

Lucky Voice has proven time and again that it is one of the most fun places in London. Providing strong cocktails, a dressing up box and a soundproof room, you and your mates have just got to turn up and sing your heart out.

AIM Escape

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The newest kid on the London escape room block, AIM is the ultimate challenge for any budding MI6 recruits. Located in the heart of the city, this immersive venue features four different rooms with varying difficulties and themes - the perfect rainy day activity.