Hot Events List 2022
It's fair to say that it's been one hell of a rollercoaster year so far. But it'll take more than a global pandemic to stop the capital's finest bars, pop-ups and party spots from bringing you some of the best experiences going. Don't believe us? See for yourself with our list of London's hottest events, where you'll find a treasure trove of immersive evenings, outdoor cinemas, rooftop brunches and urban beaches waiting to whisk you away from reality.
Molecular mixology, hip hop tunes and lab coats... head to Hackney Funhouse for an immersive cocktail experience like no other. Inspired by Breaking Bad, ABQ will have you bubbling and boiling your own potent concoctions whilst donning a stylish hazmat suit.
This unique cocktail bar is taking you back in time to World War II. Enter the theatrical setting of Bletchley Park where you'll be cracking codes to find the formulas for bespoke tipples, shaken up for you by master mixologists.
Don't worry about getting dolled up, this is prison. Throughout Alcotraz you'll be dressed in orange jumpsuits and tasked with smuggling in your favourite bottle of alcohol past shady characters. Manage to get it in and your bravery will be rewarded with a drink from a mixology inmate.
There are few rules in the Wild West and this secret bar is emulating the lawlessness with their speakeasy-style experience. From gambling dens through to cowboys - and some very questionable facial hair - Moonshine Saloon will bring all your favourite old-school films to life.
A pop-up that moves seamlessly between seasons, Skylight is offering a summer of outdoor games, great cocktails and knockout views at Tobacco Dock. Come winter? The rooftop bar transforms into a wonderland of igloo and ice skating delights.
Soak up the views of London from above at this exclusive rooftop day party. Kicking off at 11:30am, this event will see you enjoying a glass of Champers on arrival, as well as delicious G&Ts and fun tunes from the venue's resident DJ.
One of the hottest events in London, The Gunpowder Plot merges live theatre with VR for the ultimate immersive experience. Here, you'll be tasked with infiltrating the inner circle of those planning the famous event, but will you stop them in time?
From a decadent Gatsby-themed soiree to show-stopping cabaret and even a James Bond-inspired special, The London Cabaret Club is pulling out all the stops. Expect spellbinding live performances and a truly unique dining experience that's sure to have you coming back for more.
Looking for fun things to do in Central London? Silent Sounds are hosting regular boat parties, offering you clubbing with a twist. While you cruise along the River Thames and soak up the vistas, listen to dancefloor killers via your headphones and have one helluva night out.
Looking for fun nights out in London? The Vauxhall Comedy Club is one hot ticket, bringing you some hilarious events from some of the best up-and-coming stars on the circuit. Head here for a memorable experience topped off with delicious food and drink.
Looking to upgrade your nights out this summer? Head over to Hyper Reality where the Stepney VR bar is offering two hours of unlimited access to their three themed gaming zones, with experiences ranging from wizarding adventures to zombie shootouts.
Looking for a wild hands-on event in London? Nights out don't get much better than the ones put on by Agency Unknown, with a range of ridiculous, comical and creative bashes up for grabs, including Gospeloke, Musical Bingo, Last Man Standing and more.
Searching for some of the city's hottest events? Look no further than Mumbai Masala at Proud Cabaret City. This wonderful event will showcase some of the finest Bollywood talent and comedy, alongside a mouthwatering Asian menu to delve into.
Looking for the hottest events in London? Bashment Brunch should be your first port of call. Join them in a secret location for Carnival-style parting, complete with unlimited rum punch, Caribbean eats and a soundtrack of reggae, dancehall and soca tunes.
As the world's only 5D martian adventure, Jeff Wayne's The War of the Worlds is a no-brainer for London's hottest events. You'll be taken on an immersive journey through various different scenes as you weave and crawl from room to room.
One of the hottest events in London this year, hip hop bingo heads, Blingo, are back with more of their hilarious antics. Taking over venues across the capital, the team will be bringing you dabbing, dancing and an incredible soundtrack.
Consider yourself something of a baking pro? Put your cake-making skills to the test at one of The Big London Bake's events, where you'll compete to create a dazzling treat over 90 minutes. Will you succeed or will you crumble under the pressure?
Can you save the world from an evil AI takeover? The Grid is testing your undercover skills at its immersive escape room where you'll be working against time to stop the corp in its tracks - plus there's also be a few futuristic cocktails along the way.
One of the hottest tickets in the city, H-Division is a brilliant shout if you're looking for immersive experiences. You'll get to try to find Jack The Ripper and channel your inner Met police officer as you solve this epic mystery and get cocktails as reward.