Hot Events List 2019

We don't want to jinx it but 2019 is shaping up to be one hot year if these upcoming events in London are anything to go by. From immersive theatre through to massive 1920s parties, there's so many things to do in London that there's never excuse to stay at home. Make this the best year ever - read our hot events list 2019 for London and get ready to see a new side to our city.

Last updated on 9th July 2019

Ballie Ballerson

1416 user reviews 4

Get down to one of the hottest venues in London. Ballie Ballerson mixes giant ball pits with kitschy cocktails and awesome food. Go for a tipple or book yourself a bottomless ball session, with unlimited pizza to boot. 

@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Tuesday 23rd July 2019

Take part in one of London's most talked-about dining experiences as The Murder Express stages their latest show, Jewel of the Empire. You'll be taken away on an expedition you'll never forget, surrounded by mystery and intrigue all while feasting on a gourmet dinner form MasterChef's Laurence Henry.

@ The Hidden Spirit Ship on Various dates from Wednesday 24th July 2019

This pirate-inspired escapade will throw you in at the deep end. From the minds behind Alcotraz, Hidden Spirit will encourage you to drink your way through an unraveling story line, in which you must steal long-lost treasure from the watchful eye of the governor. Just make sure not to get caught. 

@ The Bletchley on Various dates from Tuesday 23rd July 2019

Head over to Chelsea where this unique cocktail bar is take you back to the Second World War. Enter the world of Bletchley Park where you'll be cracking codes. Get them right and find yourself rewarded with very creative cocktails.

The BBQ Club

168 user reviews 4

Bringing you a sizzling 6-course spread of cook-it-yourself dishes, Jimmy's BBQ Club is one for those looking to have a good time. Tuck into a mouthwatering selection of meaty dishes before ending on a sweeter not with toasted marshmallows over your tabletop.

  Alcotraz - Prison Cocktail Bar

430 user reviews 5

@ Alcotraz Penitentiary on Various dates from Tuesday 23rd July 2019

Don't worry about getting dolled up, this is prison. You'll be dressed in orange jumpsuits, put into cells… and then the fun can begin. Smuggle your favourite bottle of alcohol into this high-security prison and one of the inmates will shake you up something grand. Just don't get caught!


226 user reviews 4

A pop up that moves seamlessly between seasons, Skylight is back for its summer run with outdoor games, great cocktails and the ultimate hangout if you're looking for great views.

  The Cheese Crawl

10 user reviews 4

@ Statue of Goddess Diana on Every Saturday

From manchego to stilton and gorgonzola, we love all things cheese. Who doesn't? If you're like us, then you'll want a taste of this delicious event. Kicking off each Saturday, you'll be taken on a tour of the best shops around.

The Grand

823 user reviews 4

From 5ive live to iconic movie singalongs and even a Girls Aloud party with Nadine Coyle, this Clapham favourite has got quite the upcoming lineup. Grab your crew and get down to The Grand for a night to remember.

Gin-House Burlesque is putting old-school glamour back into cabaret and burlesque as their performers channel the spirit of Parisian performers and American greats. Taking place in a secret Shoreditch members club, this is a top choice for things to do in London.

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@ Bread Street Kitchen on Various dates from Tuesday 23rd July 2019

Gordon Ramsay's London restaurant Bread Street Kitchen are giving you the chance to have an otherworldly dining experience. Hire out an actual space pod to sip on cocktails and graze on sharing pates for the perfect date night, birthday treat or group dinner.

@ Skuna Boats on Various dates from Wednesday 24th July 2019

Hop aboard a BBQ Boat this summer and you'll get to experience a unique barbecue with a view. You'll take the helm of the ship, cooking up a storm over a hot grill, all while sipping on bevvys and passing some of London's most recognisable locations. 

@ The Chocolate Cocktail Club on Various dates from Wednesday 24th July 2019

Calling all chocoholics: The Chocolate Cocktail Club is popping up on Brick Lane and you'll want a taste. Expect classic tipples and twists on your favourites; from mochas to the signature Chocolate Chocotini.

London Craft Beer Cruise

43 user reviews 4

Think you know all about craft beer? Whether you wanna put your knowledge to the test or discover some new favourites, this riverbound cruise should be on your list. Expect 5 complimentary drinks, cheese boards and more.

  Blingo - Hip Hop RnB Bingo

131 user reviews 5

@ Fest Bar (Formerly called Proud Camden) on Friday 26th July 2019 and 3 other Fridays

Looking for something a little different? Blingo is bringing you bingo, beats and bling. Think epic dance-offs, dope lip sync battles and big prizes all set to a soundtrack of the biggest and best hip hop tunes.

@ 56 Leadenhall Street on Various dates from Tuesday 23rd July 2019

Prepare to be transported to a faraway world as this incredible immersive experience combines virtual reality with cutting edge technology. Based on Jeff Wayne's legendary album, this unique pop-up is for those after something a little different.

Bashment Brunch

29 user reviews 4

One of the most anticipated brunch events in London, this new one from the Hip Hop Brunch team brings you bottomless booze, tasty food and big beats across a whole afternoon.

If there's one thing that us Londoners can't get enough of, it's brunch. And with so many fabulous places to choose from, we don't see why every weekend shouldn't be filled with eggs benny, bloody marys and banging beats.

  Thames Lates

27 user reviews 4

@ London Eye Millenium Pier on Various dates from Thursday 25th July 2019

All aboard this speedy Thames Rocket for an experience like you've seen before. Take in London's most legendary landmarks - from St Paul's to Canary Wharf - with music from a live DJ and refreshments from London Cocktail Club.

The London Cabaret Club

116 user reviews 4

From a decadent Gatsby-themed soiree to show-stopping cabaret and even an Ascot special, The London Cabaret Club is pulling out all the stops. Expect live performances and an intimate dining experience like you've never seen before.