Pop Up Events in London

The London pop-up, it sure is a thing of beauty. From a myriad of spaces transformed into unique bars and creative cocktail caverns, to pop up restaurants in London that hark of new dishes and set designs that could take you to a world completely different from our own; every day, there's a new pop-up event attempting to push the boundaries. Check out our recommendations for the best pop up events in London

Last updated on 20th February 2019

@ The Hidden Spirit Ship on Various dates from Wednesday 20th February 2019

This new voyage from the minds behind Alcotraz will get you absolutely tankard, as you attempt to unravel a thrilling story line aboard an actual pirate ship. Drink your way through the immersive experience in which you'll attempt to steal long-lost treasure form the grasps of the governor. 

@ The Vaults on Thursday 4th April 2019 and 2 other dates

London's slickest cocktail event is back this April and you won't want to miss it. With over 20 of the best bars around taking part in this year's shenanigans, you can expect exclusive drinks from the best bartenders around; that means Gaucho, Bloomsbury Club and The Artisan.

Taking over the Tobacco Dock rooftop for the rest of the season, this gorgeous summer pop up offers lawn games, a fully-stocked bar and some truly stunning views of the city.

Brockley's Rivoli Ballroom will be hosting this fun pop up cinema event from February through to September. Catch screenings of some iconic movies such as Pulp Fiction, Pretty Woman and Clueless at this South London cinema event.

Popping up all over the city, Last Night a Speed Date Changed My Life is the perfect way to meet other young creatives in a fun, friendly and relaxed environment. Don't worry, there's no pressure and no cringe – just good people.

@ Radisson Blu Grafton Hotel on Various dates from Friday 22nd February 2019

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Join Rodney and Del Boy as the hilarious duo return for an immersive theatre night like you've never experienced before. Fans of the hit TV show can expect to wine and dine in The Nags Head, with hilarious entertainment and a three-course meal.

Experience a whole new way to eat with Salty Studio. This unique supper club takes place in quirky pop-up locations, and incorporates all five senses into the dining experience through the medium of food, with technology, graphics and design elevating the meal.  

Popping up once a month at The Albany in central London, Luscious Cabaret is one for the extroverts and the outrageous. Rifle through the fancy dress box, warm up your singing voice and get ready to join in with your fabulous hosts in their wicked cabaret routine.

@ Moonshine Saloon on Various dates from Wednesday 20th February 2019

Howdy partner- have you got what it takes to survive in the Wild West? There's only one way to find out at this immersive secret pop-up which will knock you up moonshine cocktails and keep you on your toes with games of dice.

Roll back the clock at the 90s Brunch, undoubtedly one of London's quirkiest pop-up events. Armed with great tasting, home-cooked food, the team behind this brunch session are maestros when it comes to creating a party vibe. From lip sync battles to huge DJ sets, you'll hear all your favourite 90s tracks at this fun London day event.

Get down and get diggity, and that's before dinner's even on the hob. One of the most unique pop up events in London and giving you brunch lovers a little something special to live for, join Hip Hop Club not only for top brunch bites, but fake tattoos, karaoke, inflatables and plenty more. 

@ Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club on Monday 25th February 2019 and 6 other Mondays

This cute and quirky London pop up event at the Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club is a great way to get your creative juices flowing. Grab a couple of drinks and have a go at sketching some real life cabaret and burlesque performers at this fun South London event.

  Musical Bingo: LOVE COME DOWN

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@ Concrete on Thursday 28th February 2019 and 9 other Thursdays

Get ready for one hell of a London night out as Musical Bingo lands in London with its notorious events. From dancing on tables to singing along to absolute belters, this is one of the best group activities in London - just make sure you don't have an important meeting the next day.

@ Lost Boys Pizza & Croque Monsieur on Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd February 2019

Camden's Lost Boys Pizza are playing host to an underground absinthe bar for nights packed with fun and frivolity. Leave your inhibitions at the door and enjoy a tipple or two while enjoying a playlist of singalong bangers. 

  CBR 19 (Craft Beer Rising)

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@ The Old Truman Brewery on Thursday 21st February 2019 and 2 other dates

The yearly event is back and it's uniting all your favourite breweries under one roof. Craft Beer Rising is taking over a huge space on Brick Lane for three days of beer samples, DJ sets, street food, and plenty of fun.

Gin-House Burlesque is popping up at this suave private members club and you're invited. Think fire-eating, snake-charming, impressive cabaret acts, sexy burlesque performers and special guests.

We all love a good bottomless brunch, but sometimes the usual stuff just doesn't cut it. Well, that's all about to change because this quirky brunch is bringing you disco tunes, bottomless cocktails and a delicious 2-course brunch feast in a secret location.

  Gospeloke East London

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@ Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen on Thursday 21st February 2019 and 4 other Thursdays

Taking over Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen is Gospeloke, the most fun you can have in one day. Release your inner-Whitney as you belt out some of your favourite songs to the sound of a gospel choir. There's also going to be euphoric sing-a-long confessionals, team harmonies and awards for best performances.

  Soho Salon Supper Club

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@ Scarlett Green on Wednesday 27th and Tuesday 26th March 2019

If you're passionate about contemporary art, then take the opportunity to get close and personal with some of its biggest players at this supper club. The night will host a number of artists, who will be mingling with the group over three courses at Scarlett Green.

@ Secret Central London Pier on Sat, 23rd Mar 2019 @ 20:00 - 2:00

Celebrate 100 years of Prohibition at this immersive event. Just like they did in the 1920's, you'll head to a secret location at London Pier before setting sail and dancing the night away, surrounded by booze, casino games and stunning performers. 

@ Alfred Le Roy on Thursday 28th February 2019

Perfect for seeing off the winter chills, clamber aboard this quirky cruise for a couple of hours of pure heaven as you chow down on delicious Neal's Yard cheeses, washed down with some top notch craft beers.