Something A Little Different For New Year's Eve In London

Tired of the usual NYE parties and club nights that we see each and every year? DITTO. So now's the time to try out something a little different. Our city is full of weird and wonderful shindigs, themed goings-on and plenty of alternatives to the stereotypical end-of-year bash. If you're on the hunt for unique New Year's Eve events in London, then head right this way...

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

Last updated on 6th January 2023

Alcotraz: Cell Block Two-One-Two

@ Alcotraz Penitentiary: London on Various dates from Wednesday 22nd March 2023

While an evening spent behind bars might not be your initial thought of a good night out, trust us on this one. Alcotraz, an immersive, prison-themed cocktail bar, will see you donning an orange jump suit and sipping on tailor-made cocktails at their unusual New Year's Eve party in London.

Hyper Reality

In the mood for something a little different this New Year's Eve? Then be sure to check out Hyper Reality in Bethnal Green. Not only does this hotspot offer up a range of immersive and VR experiences for those plans, but it's also home to karaoke rooms and consoles galore.

Hackney Funhouse

If you're looking to spend your New Year's Eve at a themed cocktail-making experience, then Hackney Funhouse is the place to be. They're serving up a unique Breaking Bad-style RV, complete with a lab and all the equipment needed to cook up your concoctions.

London Party Boats

If hopping aboard one of London Party Boats' vessels doesn't sound all kinds of quirky, we don't know what will. Not only are your drinks onboard all-inclusive, but there's also a festive buffet, DJs and an unrivalled view of Big Ben as it strikes midnight.

Camden Cabaret

Shimmy on over to Camden Cabaret for something a little different this New Year's Eve in London. Expect sultry burlesque, circus talents, outrageous drag and laugh-out-loud comedy performances at this unique event. Plus, there's an after-party for dancing 'til the early hours.

Flight Club

Flight Club is bringing a barrel of fun for you and your mates with its unique London New Year's Eve events. Head over to one of the quirky, retro venues around the capital to find bottles of fizz and unlimited pizza paddles, not to mention social darts.