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.
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.
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.
Looking for fun things to do this summer? Hop aboard London Bar Bus with your nearest and dearest. Not only will the 90-minute tour take you past some of the city's most iconic landmarks, but you'll get to enjoy a drink or two while you're at it.
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.
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 at Proud Cabaret City's Soul Supper. Tickets include a glass of fizz on arrival followed by two course of gourmet cuisine.
An at home experience quite like no other, Celestial Cinemas are now delivering movie magic kits direct to your door. Hampers include a 72-inch screen along with a mini projector unit and plenty of snacks and sips to keep you entertained all night long.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Get your weekends off to a stylish start with these incredible rooftop parties at The Shard. Head up to the top of the iconic building and get stuck into an early-afternoon soiree complete with DJs, views and fine Champagne.
Head into the heart of Bloomsbury and you'll find one of the best nights out in London. Housed in a retro-inspired bowling alley, The Bowl is an epic Friday night party featuring DJ sets from 1Xtra's finest, alongside plenty of pin-smashing and free karaoke.
If you're looking for a quirky night out in London, check out Concrete where Lady G Bingo is back once again. From massive party anthems and wild dance-offs to mouthwatering pizza and a whole load of sass, this is bingo but not as you know it.
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.
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.
One of London's best-loved rooftop terraces Skylight Tobacco Dock offers classic lawn games, summertime sips and plush private booths - perfect for small groups. Head here as the sunsets to take in the impressive views in style.
One of the best brunches in London, Rock The Belles are back with their R'n'Brunch Party and it's set to be a doozy. Get stuck into drinks, dining and at-the-table dancing at the DJ collective bring you non-stop hip hop and R'n'B all afternoon.
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.
If you're searching for fun spring events in London, Zestival is a must for any gin-lover. Hosted by Ham Yard Hotel and Sipsmith, the experience will have you browse a range of signature cocktails, graze on paired bites to eat and even create your own bespoke mixes.
Looking for fun things to do this summer in London? The Southbank BBQ Club is back at its riverside plot to bring you an all-new season of DIY grilling, delicious drinks and stunning views over the capital's most famous landmarks.
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.
Pair your boozy brunch with an exhibition of biological rarities, courtesy of The Greatest Brunch. This unbelievably fun experience promises immersive characters, West End singers, dancers and cabaret acts, with a whole load of surprises up their sleeves.
What event? We haven't the foggiest what you're talking about... Especially not anything about a secret prohibition-themed party that's taking you on a trip back to the roaring twenties, complete with cabaret acts, delicious libations and live music galore.
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.
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 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?
Up there with the best things to do around the capital, LDN Paint Party are inviting you and your mates to a fun and creative day at their bottomless bash. Along with unlimited fizz and an art class hosted by a pro, you'll also enjoy hip hop hits from a DJ.
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.
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.
Whether you're looking to shake up date night or breathe a new lease of life into your weekend antics, Moonshine Saloon is the fun London experience that you need on your radar. Join wanted man, Clyde Cassidy, and embark on a great American trip where bespoke cocktails await.
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.
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.
Looking for fun things to do in London this summer, Springfest is a massive Bavarian blowout kicking off in Camden. Head on over to Electric Ballroom for the chance to drink craft beer, munch on German street food and dance to a live brass band.
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.
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 bar is a drinking, dining and sporting hub for the future.
Take on the ultimate indoor go karting track in London at Teamsport which houses a 800m multilevel track. Gather your mates and zoom away a la Mario and crew to win the title of top racer and earn a place at the top of the leaderboard.
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!
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.
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, any musical maniacs will be in heaven.
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 in their seaside-themed West End location.
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 whiskies and even try your hand at mixing them into a delicious drink.
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.
From singing your heart out at Gospeloke to dancing the night away at Musical Bingo (some nights spent on a rooftop terrace), Agency Unknown is on hand to make sure your nights out in London are anything but boring.
Join the Karaoke Hole for some of the craziest, camp, Stars In Their Eyes ridiculousness around, with several drag superstars leading the night, some amazing songs on karaoke, special effects to keep it glam and amazing cocktails on tap to keep the fun rolling.
Twiddling your thumbs for things to do around London? This online escape game is bringing the fun to you, offering you and five other mates an action-packed evening that'll see you direct actual real-life people around a number of places as they attempt to beat the clock.