Quirky New Year's Eve Parties in London

London always has a few tricks up its sleeves for those looking for something unique, and this new year's looks to be no exception. Celebrating the last 12 months with an explosive selection of events, you can welcome in 2019 with everything from an It's Always Sunny themed bash and an Alice In Wonderland club night to a throwback 1940s blitz affair. Weird and wonderful? You bet you can find it here.

For further inspiration, take a look at our London New Year's Eve Guide.

Last updated on 14th December 2018

@ Ballie Ballerson on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Be a big kid this new year and kick off 2019 in one of London's quirkiest bars. Revel in the ball pit under the neon lights, sip on theatrical cocktails and dance all night long as DJs take you through to the early hours. 

  The Candlelight Club

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@ The Candlelight Club on Various dates from Friday 14th December 2018

It might be turning into 2018 but we're heading back to the 1920s with this roaring party by the notorious Candlelight Club. The secret party is swinging you into the new year with cabaret, dinner, live music, dress up and plenty of surprises.

@ Market Hall Victoria on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ 19:30 - 2:00

The gorgeous Market Hall in Victoria is being taken over by party organisers It's Unknown to bring you a New Year's Eve party that's brimming with unique music-inspired activities. Belt out tunes like Mariah with Gospeloke, test you knowledge with Music Bingo and dance till dawn with Tail & Twist. 

@ Bush Hall on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ 20:00 - 3:00

This party packs a whole heap of entertainment into one NYE extravaganza. There's gonna be cabaret, circus, acrobatics, drag, burlesque, live music and more, so dress as fabulously as you choose and enjoy a two course dinner before the action unfolds. 

@ Skylight on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Skylight is one of London's most talked about winter pop-ups, and they're not shy of a party. Giving you just that in a unique new year's bash, get familiar with their ice skating ring, enjoy lashings of molten cheese with their raclette, or book into a pretty igloo to countdown to 2019.

@ Bounce, Old Street on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ 20:00 - 3:00

With tickets from as little as £20, Bounce is looking like one of the most affordable NYE parties in east London. Not only can you expect UV face painting and a whole load of ping pong, but there's even a live DJ and drinks prizes up for grabs.

@ Bunga Bunga Battersea on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

If you're over the usual NYE celebrations, head south where the original Bunga Bunga is open for business. Shaking things up with their hilarious variety show, there's also drinks from Belvedere and Moët & Chandon alongside a multi-course meal, karaoke and live DJs.

@ The Kings Head members club on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Offering one of the most breathtaking New Year's dos in East London, this stunning evening at The King's Head members club is bringing you glamour galore with fine food, Champagne, dancing and debauchery.

@ Secret East London Location on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ 21:00 - 3:00

If you're looking for a unique new year's eve party in London, you may have to step back in time. Doing most of the work for you, The Blitz Party are back with another 1940s inspired bash. All you need to do? Pin those curls and turn up. 

@ The Ivory Vaults on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ 19:15 - 2:00

Sure, some may see New Year's as the time to look to the future,. but there's one quirky event that's using it to look to the past. Join the Medieval VBanquet for a unique toast to 2019 in the shape of throwback dining, mystical characters and more.

@ Mr Fogg's Residence on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ 20:00 - 3:00

If there's one thing that we love about Mr Fogg's, it's the unique quirks that make it such an intriguing bar. Cutting through the pomp of Mayfair, this unusual watering hole is bringing you unlimited cocktails, a live band and show-stopping performers before live DJs take you well into the morning.

@ Beast of Brixton on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ 21:30 - 3:00

Paddy's Pub has found a new location this new year's eve in London as Beast of Brixton are turning their South London location into a unique take on the beloved TV show. If you're a fan of kitten mittens, you're not going to want to miss out.

@ Belowzero Ice Bar on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Looking for something a bit more chilled this NYE? Head to Mayfair where Ice Bar is bringing you a fire and ice-themed soiree. That means magicians, fire-eaters and live DJs alongside casino games, cracking cocktails and even a special 3-course meal.