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 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. 

For more ideas? Why not check out our guide to pop-up bars and pop-up restaurants in London.

Last updated on 4th September 2019

@ The Hidden Spirit Ship on Various dates from Sunday 22nd September 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. 

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.

@ Radisson Blu Grafton Hotel on Various dates from Sunday 22nd September 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.

@ Moonshine Saloon on Various dates from Wednesday 25th September 2019

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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.

Bashment Brunch

31 user reviews 4

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This summer, add some extra swizzle to your partying at Bashment Brunch is taking over spaces in London. Armed with bottomless drinks, delicious brunch dishes and a soundtrack of tropical music hits, it promise to be a raucous celebration of food drink. 

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.

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.

@ 56 Leadenhall Street on Various dates from Sunday 22nd September 2019

A truly thrilling pop-up experience, Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience will throw you head-first into the classic alien adventure. Combining immersive theatre, the hit musical, VR and cutting-edge technology, this is sure to be a truly incredible experience. 

The 90s Brunch

183 user reviews 3

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.


66 user reviews 4

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.

Film And Fizz with Curzon

38 user reviews 5

Taking over the intimate screening room of One Aldwych this season, Film & Fizz returns with a new line up of excellent movies, From big time blockbusters like The Lion King and Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood, to Christmas classics and a Halloween special.

@ Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club on Monday 14th October 2019 and 5 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.

@ Oval Space on Sat, 21st Sep 2019 @ 20:00 - 3:00

The Boss is turning 70, which means it's time for Hungry Heart to host an epic birthday bash at Oval Space. If you're a Bruce Tramp get yourself a ticket to this extraordinary event jam-packed with classic anthems, underground hits and undiscovered gems with a full production. 

@ Pedley Street Station on Sunday 22nd September 2019

It's the early 20th Century and you are aboard the Murdér Express. Join in their latest production, Jewel of the Empire where you'll sip on fantastic drinks, eat food from MasterChef winner laurence Henry, and watch as the drama unfolds around you.

Rivoli Pop up Cinema

76 user reviews 5

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.

  Gospeloke East London

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@ Colours Hoxton on Thursday 17th October 2019 and 2 other dates

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.

@ The Essence House on Thursday 3rd October 2019 and 2 other dates

Celebrate London Cocktail Week with a trip to this unique drinking experience. The London Essence Company will be bringing you the chance to discover your personal palate profile with a fully interactive experience that will have you getting hands on with botanicals and aromas before getting stuck in to a drink perfectly matched to your flavour profile.

@ 5-15 Sun Street, London, EC2M2PT on Various dates from Sunday 22nd September 2019

Step inside the high-stakes world of The Immersive Wolf of Wall Street, where the shocking tale of millionaire and master of deception Jordan Belfort is brought to life. You'll experience the rise and fall first-hand of one of the world's most charismatic criminals.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

449 user reviews 4

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.