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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.
A Celebration of Ukrainian Cuisine and Art at Clapton Country Club is top of our list. Enjoy delving into traditional tapas-style dishes and wine from Odessa, all while enjoying entertainment from Oksana German Chuk to Ally Kravchuk.
Spend an evening uncovering clues and sipping on sci-fi cocktails at The Grid, an immersive escape room event. A top choice of fun things to do in London this weekend, it'll task you with stopping an evil HQ from unleashing machines on humanity.
Inject your life with a little fun at Gravity in Wandsworth. Not only is this top-notch venue home to a plethora of immersive experiences, from digital darts to E-karting, but it's also touting a mouthwatering range of grub and bevvies in its range of restaurants.
Head to the lofty heights of The Shard for a wicked rooftop day party to celebrate the return of warmer weather. On its terrace, you'll not only get incredible views, but also a few inclusive drinks and top tunes from a fab DJ.
Get yourself down to this secret location where they'll be laying on another round of their epic West End musical brunch. With tasty food, bottomless bubbles and non-stop live show tunes, this one will have musical maniacs in heaven.
Looking for unique things to do in London? Pay homage to the beautiful game with this fun-filled footie experience. The interactive experience will have you facing off against mates in an attempt to win eternal bragging rights. Plus, there's American-style grub waiting to reward your efforts.
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.
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.
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.
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.
You can't go wrong with Swingers when looking for things to do in the City, where you can enjoy two 9-hole crazy golf courses, five amazing cocktail bars, a two-storey club house and all the street food vendors you need. You can also hang out at their seaside-themed West End location.
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.
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.
Midnight Apothecary are offering some seriously fun experiences, where you'll get to explore the area and settle into a roof garden. Tip back seasonal cocktails and take an optional tour underneath Brunel Museum.
Inject some fun into your life with London Cocktail Week 2022, which is taking place in October. Think £7 bespoke and lip-smacking concoctions across 300 of the city's best bars, alongside a few pop-ups and special surprises to be enjoyed. Need we say more?
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.
It doesn't get much more fun than a Bavarian-style blowout, does it? Over at Old Billingsgate, London Bierfest 2022 is taking over for a few dates in October. Expect unlimited steins of beer, tasty German food and non-stop entertainment.
Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch is the place for ballpit antics, bottomless pizza brunches and plenty of flowing cocktails. If that wasn't enough, then also know the venue is always on-hand to offer up the very best themed events come different seasons or holidays.
When it comes to fun things to do in London tonight, Electric Shuffle is one to consider for a round of high-tech shuffleboard. As well as offering bites to eat and thirst-quenching cocktails, this place will add a dash of healthy competition to your weekend with its boozy brunches.
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.
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.
Ayllu's immersive bottomless brunch has some serious entertainment factor, serving up a unique fusion of Nikkei cuisine and a live samba show. Better yet, there's 90 minutes of unlimited cocktails and Champagne.
Need plans? Sounds Familiar Music Quiz has got you covered. Get over to their event with over 100 bangers from a range of decades, alongside a glorious party afterwards fronting plenty of bubbly, cocktails and nibbles.
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 or Britney.
Looking for fun activities in the city? Then make your way to Tantra Sound Club on Warren Street for a Workshop & Sound Immersive Theatre Experience. This meditative event will relieve stress through a series of soundscapes, singing bowls and vibration therapy. Sign us up.
One of the most fun things to do in London for a birthday is a trip to Hijingo, where games of multi-sensory bingo and bottomless brunches await. Think street food, cocktails and plenty of prizes at this Tokyo Nights-inspired venue.
What event? We haven't the foggiest what you're talking about... Especially not anything about a secret prohibition-themed party called The Candlelight Club, or that it's taking you on a trip back to the roaring twenties, complete with cabaret acts, delicious libations and live music galore.
With numerous board games, seven interconnecting rooms and a mega outdoor area, Draughts is a great shout for fun nights out. Get down here with your mates to enjoy two cocktails for £14 and an array of American or English classics.
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.
When in need of fun things to do in London with friends, Gourmaze is coming in hot with its combination of treasure hunting and culinary walking tour. Choose to tuck into three pan-Asian plates or sweet treats, all while trying to nab a spot on that leaderboard.
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.
One of the most fun shows for adults is Peter Pan's Labyrinth, an alt-comedy performance for the festive season. Combining the stories' classic characters with maze maestro, David Bowie, and a cult soundtrack, this is sure to be a raucous night out.
When hunting for something a little different for your next night out, head on down to SingEasy near Leicester Square station. This bar comes with West End stars for waiters, who will play all the songs you want to hear at your request. It also boasts a delicious menu of grub for those of you who need some nibbles.
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 word fun doesn't quite cut it when it comes to Wonderville Magic and Cabaret. An exciting show in the West End, this performance will offer a breathtaking display of unique talents from five exciting acts, all in a stunning, immersive venue.
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.
Not only does Alcotraz offer one of the most unique activities in London, 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.
The London Craft Beer Cruise is giving you prime views of the Thames while enjoying brews, wine, cider and gin. You'll also get to learn about your favourite drinks while eating pub grub and relaxing.
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.
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.
One of the city's most loved rooftop terraces, Skylight Tobacco Dock, offers classic lawn games, plenty of sips and plush private booths - perfect for small groups. Head here as the sun sets to take in the impressive views in style.
One of the best brunches around, this RnBrunch Party from Supa Dupy Fly is set to be a doozy. Get stuck into drinks, dining and at-the-table dancing, as the DJ collective brings you non-stop hip hop and RnB all afternoon.
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.
The Phoenix Arts Club boast a series of exceptional and sexy events in their basement space. These include spicy cabaret nights and quirky afternoon teas, all in the super plush surroundings.
When in need of fun activities for adults in London, Savile Row Gin Experience is coming in hot with its opportunity to whip up your own batch of the spirit. You'll choose your botanicals and get to work, all while sipping through cocktails.
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.
Pair your boozy brunch with an exhibition of wonderful acts courtesy of The Greatest Brunch. This unbelievably fun experience promises immersive characters, West End singers, dancers and cabaret acts, alongside a whole load of surprises up their sleeves.
After fun activities for adults in London? The Bermondsey Bierkeller brings a slice of Munich to the city for Oktoberfest, promising live DJs, sloshing steins, Oompah bands and German-inspired street food. Better yet, the bar's usual lineup of cool games are on-hand too.
Head down to Vauxhall this summer, where the Food And Beer Garden is bringing you a top lineup of quirky events. From drag brunches to quirky bingo nights, the open-air venue is fronting a whole host of amazing events.
Using the latest in cutting edge technology, Puttshack brings you a mini golf experience like no other. Brought to you by the crafty team behind Bounce, this West London watering hole is a drinking, dining and sporting hub for the future.
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.
Get dressed up to the nines and spend your night getting down to music from the likes of Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye and Jackson 5, thanks to Soul Supper at 26 Leake Street. Tickets include a glass of fizz on arrival, followed by two courses of gourmet cuisine.
Inject a boatload of fun into your life with Wunderbar Oktoberfest at Pergola Paddington. Not only are they running plenty of weekend antics, from dachshund or Bavarian-themed events, but there are also weeknight parties, where you can dance to live music, all while drinking steins.
Join the Karaoke Hole for some of the craziest, camp, Stars In Their Eyes ridiculousness around, with several drag superstars leading the night. There's some amazing songs, special effects to keep it glam and amazing cocktails on tap to keep the fun rolling.
The Electric Ballroom is making sure your weekends are never boring by hosting its ever-epic Pop Juice on Saturdays. What to expect? An excellent roster of DJs blasting out recent hits and old school classics, making for one totally wicked evening out.
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.
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.
If you're on the hunt for fun experiences, why not dive into an immersive event and bar? The Gunpowder Plot sees you head to Tower Hill Vaults to uncover who's behind this historic event, all while you're surrounded by traitors, spies and informants.
London's list of fun things to do is topped off by The Witches of Oz at The Vaults, ShayShay's latest drag-drenched production. This show is following on from the sell-out success of Mulan Rogue, promising a twist on Frank Baum's iconic world of wizards and glittering slippers.
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 as they get all steamy with bingo, while you knock back bubbles and bloody marys.
Offering fun things to do in London at night or come daytime, Bounce is an underground haven for eating, drinking and competitive socialising. Here, big groups of mates gather around one of 17 ping pong tables to play into the night.
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. Dancing 'til the early hours is encouraged.
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.
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.
A fantastic community space in the heart of East London, The Hackney Social is coming in hot with its exciting events. Not only will it be hosting fabulous black-owned markets and plant-based goings-on, but also nights out or live music experiences.
Need unique things to do in London? Get a load of Thames Lates. This 50-minute speed boat experience will cruise you along the iconic river, offering a gorgeous tour of the capital's iconic landmarks, with comedian guides and seasonal drinks at hand.
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?
In need of a little fun? Then be sure to check out the Cheerful Earful Podcast Festival, which is being held at a range of first-class London venues. Enjoy meeting or watching guests, such as The Year Is..., Loremen and Hoovering with Jessica Fostekew, all while quaffing drinks.
When in need of cheap things to do in London that are just as fun, check out Concrete, where you'll find Ginger's Big Drag Bingo. From massive party anthems and wild dance-offs to mouthwatering pizza and a whole load of sass, this is the classic game, but not as you know it.
Fancy yourself a bit of an amateur detective? Put those skills to the test with StreetHunt's murder mystery-style game, which combines a scavenger hunt with cracking clues. You'll be racing around London, enjoying some of the city's best streets at the same time.
A sporting mecca, Nordic Bar is the host of many fun events in London. The Fitzrovia bolthole is bringing you a whole season of hilarious happenings, from viewing parties and extravaganzas to live sport screenings.
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.
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?
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.
Featuring a talk, tastings and some cocktail shaking, this Japanese whisky masterclass is a great way to learn more about your favourite spirit. Sample some premium Japanese tipples and even try your hand at mixing them into a delicious drink.
f you're searching for fun experiences in London, then Monopoly Lifesized is a great shout. The venue slings out an immersive affair, complete with building houses, going to jail and other activities based on the board game. Plus, there's themed cocktails and food at the restaurant. The millionaire cheesecake is sublime.