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.
Hot Events List 2021
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.
One of the hottest events to hit the capital this summer, Cocktails in the City is the London pop-up you won't want to miss. Taking over Bedford Square Gardens throughout the summer, CitC is bringing together a stunning range of bartending talent, alongside live music and drinks masterclasses.
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.
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.
Coming in hot with this one. Get your sunblock and swim cozzies at the ready for STARDUST LDN's immersive beach event on Brick Lane. Along with iconic seaside decor and fun games, there'll also be lifeguard waiters, bottomless cocktails and an outdoor cinema.
Head to Brixton's Prince of Wales for a socially distanced brunch and dance with five of your closest mates. The rooftop party features soundtracks created by resident DJs and special guests, including Supa Dupa Fly and Shabba.
A cool new bottomless brunch bash is coming to Putney this summer, and it's one you won't want to miss. Inspired by your favourite Netflix romp, Bruncherton is bringing together free-flowing fizz, finger food and interactive action.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
All aboard Thames Rockets for an experience unlike any other. Enjoy a speedy ride whilst gawping at some of London's most legendary landmarks. Once on dry land, you'll be treated to music from a live DJ set and strong snifters from London Cocktail Club.
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.
Head over to The Shard for this exclusive event, offering you the ultimate way to welcome in the weekend. Along with iconic views and delicious drinks, there'll also be a DJ playing chilled tunes and keeping the good vibes going.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.