Top 20 Things To Do This Autumn
We're not about lying here at DesignMyNight, Summer in London is genuinely marvellous. But here's some news for you - SO IS AUTUMN. Yes it's slightly colder, and there's no getting away from the fact that side-on windy rain is just awful, but the London nightlife scene comes alive at this time of year with killer parties, awesome events and pop-ups aplenty; all just waiting to be discovered. So if you're on the hunt for cool events in the city, don't you waste another second; check out our guide to the Best Things To Do This Autumn in London.
Last updated on 9th October 2017
Twists and turns are abound in this immersive production where you and other agents go head-to-head to uncover the mystery of plane crashes under the cover of Cold War.
This Autumn head to one of the most unique cinema events around, where classic films with legendary soundtracks are screened, before the night descends into one big party with big tunes, nostalgic vibes and great films.
Bringing together epic live performances, nostalgic sets and full 16-piece orchestras, this live-performance-loving collective do exactly as they say on the tin, retelling the stories of some of music history's most-loved and biggest stars.
Get ready to work your way through some seriously delicious Bavarian beer as Brixton rooftop put on their own version of Oktoberfest. Along with plenty of steins of the good stuff, there will also be a live band and rewards for those who dust off their dirndls and lederhosen
A Harry Potter inspired dinner event? That's right, this just so happens to be a 7 course meal dedicated to all things wizard. You don't have long to enjoy one of the most unique food and drinks events of the year, so magic up the cash for tickets.
Exciting things are afoot this Autumn in London as Jimmy Garcia is due to open one of the most talked about pop-ups of the year. From a fondue lodge down to igloos where you can enjoy your dinner, it's a pretty sight, and it's sat on the river.
Combining the talents of a modern fine dining experience with the intimacy of a rustic dinner, this fun, twelve-person supper club will see you taste your way through seven courses of new age Nordic food with a wine pairing.
There are plenty of interesting ways to enjoy a movie in London, but have you ever thought about enjoying them at one of the most interesting buildings in the city. Held at The Shard, enjoy sweeping views of the city alongside a roster of top flicks.
Curtis Mayfield's music has long represented the civil rights movement and this October The Jazz Cafe in Camden will be honouring him with a rendition of his hits by an orchestral band.
Enjoy a unique event in London this Autumn that blends the art of cocktails with art itself. From a gallery showcasing Terry Pastor, London Loom, Anja Predojevic and more to magical drinks from Smith & Sinclair, this is sure to impress.
If you're in London this Autumn, you're not going to want to miss one of the best immersive nights in the city. From the story of Tristan and Isolde down to hog roasts, drinks, live entertainment and themed sets, this is due to be a night to remember.
London's foodies will be heading west to the Magazine at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery this October to enjoy a suave dinner created by the famous chef Edison Diaz-Fuentes. After first having enjoyed an elegant canape and cocktail reception, guests will be led to their seats where they'll be served a 3-course dinner featuring some of Diaz-Fuentes' best recipes and dishes. Relax, unwind and enjoy a pleasant Autumn evening in the park.
Take a trip round one of London’s parks in this fun foraging event led by James Grant, before heading back to Mac & Wild Devonshire Square for a cocktail and some of their delicious brunch.
This autumn, jump into the biggest heist of the year as your leader Mr Fox squares off against the most dangerous vault keeper in London. Dodge laser corridors, avoid pressure sensitive floors and blag your way past enemies to get to the ultimate prize.
Perfect for the craft beer aficionados amongst you, the East End Craft Beer Tap Tour is exactly what it says on the tin; a unique and fun adventure amongst some of the finest brewing names in the East End with tasters, tips and pints all round.
Early November might see you mounting mechanical bulls as Buck' N Bull Saloon presents Guy Fawkes Friday. From line dancing and bourbon to a fun-filled Baylen Leonard DJ set, this quirky night is a great way to see in Autumn.
Does it get any more autumnal than roasting marshmallows on a bonfire? Midnight Apothecary is the renowned event that takes place at Brunel Museum, join in for live music, pumpkin carving, cocktails made from foraged ingredients and a whole lot more loveliness.
The leaves might have started to fall but the malts and hops are hard at work all year round. Find out exactly how London’s last remaining family brewery mixes the two together to create a pint of London's Pride. Take a tour around the Fuller's Griffin Brewery, which dates back to 1828, and discover fascinating tales from this incredible building. And let's face it, it's a good excuse to sample some truly superb beer too.
Join The Pigeon Hole for three courses of delicious, seasonal dishes, with everything from slow-cooked pork and pumpkin soup to celebrate the coming of autumn.