Things To Do On Valentine's Day In London 2024

Loved up? Looking for someone special? Couldn't care less? Whether you're hoping to impress the other half, woo a potential beau or indulge in a little self-care, we've rounded up some of the best activities. From immersive theatre and comedy to singles parties and quirky activities, we've got the low down on fun things to do on Valentine's Day in London.

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Last updated on 17th May 2023

The Big Bakes

Head to Tooting or Haggerston, where this unique baking competition is injecting a little sweetness into your Valentine's Day events. Bring your top skills and impress your other half with some serious cooking action, and see if you can't score that all-important best baker title.

Alcotraz: Cell Block Two-One-Two

@ Alcotraz Penitentiary: London on Various dates from Monday 29th May 2023

London's most notorious prison-themed cocktail bar, Alcotraz is offering you and your other half a quirky thing to do this Valentine's Day. Trade in dresses and shirts for orange jumpsuits and work together to smuggle in hooch, where you'll earn yourself tasty tipples from the inmate mixologist.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

Fancy doing something a little different for Valentine's Day this year? Hip Hop Brunch LDN is throwing a wicked bash, where you'll get to feast on two tasty courses, wash it down with bottomless cocktails and party to DJs spinning a range of quality bangers.

Ballie Ballerson London

Whether you're celebrating Galentine's Day with the bestie or opting for a quirkier activity with your partner, Ballie Ballerson in Shoreditch has you set. Shimmy on over for its V-Day-inspired menu, boozy ball pit, heart-shaped decor and themed photobooth.

The Exhibit

Gorgeous destination The Exhibit is taking things up a notch for Valentine's Day dates in London, promising 'Sax And The City' - an event where you'll enjoy a two-course meal, alongside tunes from the saxophonist. Plus, it'll only cost you £30 each. 

Map Maison

Map Maison is a stunning destination for your Valentine's Day activities in London, thanks to a range of spirits masterclasses, afternoon teas, cocktail making sessions and more. If you and your other half are great foodies, this is the place to head.

Paint a Pic London

Looking for quirky date ideas this Valentine's Day in London? Paint a Pic is hosting a bunch of fun classes across the city, where you and your beau will create a work of art, either solo or together. Plus, you can enjoy music and drinks as you develop your masterpiece.

Sky Garden

If you fancy a romantic evening and gorgeous views with your other half, then you should check out Sky Garden. Along with botanical decor, a sleek bar space, and a house DJ playing love songs, their Valentine's Day event comes with a sharing board and bottle of Champagne.

Karma Sanctum Soho

Looking to upscale the traditional dinner and a movie? Karma Sanctum Soho is bringing you an epic Valentine's Day dinner with oysters, salmon tartare and much more. Afterwards, head to Cinema Bar, enjoy a film and nibble on pink popcorn and love-inspired cocktails.

Zebrano London Soho

Zebrano London Soho is helping you win some serious brownie points this Valentine's Day with its dinner and prosecco package. Kick things off with a divine four-course meal accompanied by prosecco or Champers, then head to the downstairs lounge for late-night shenanigans.


February just got a whole lot more seductive with the return of Gin-House Burlesque. Taking place at The King's Head Member's Club in Shoreditch, the evening is a night of dinner, dancing and naughty shenanigans as burlesque and cabaret performers stun and dazzle. 

The Boat Show Comedy Club

Need something fun to do this Valentine's Day. Grab your sweetheart and take them to the Boat Comedy Club for an evening of belly laughs and non-stop laughter. Opt for a two-course meal ticket so you both can chow down while being entertained.


Need something to do with your SO come the 14th February? Get all romantic at Kindred's jazz bar located in Hammersmith, where you can expect an evening of live music and entertainment, along with fabulous cocktails or bubbles.

The Murdér Express Part Deux -Jewel Of The Empire: Award Winning Immersive Theatrical Dining Experience

@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Thursday 1st June 2023

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The Murder Express Part Deux - Jewel Of The Empire is an award-winning immersive dining experience packed with mystery and immersive theatre. Plus, the four-course menu is from a MasterChef: The Professionals winner, so you can guarantee your special someone a delicious feast.

Thames Rockets

Looking for things to do on Valentine's Day in the city? Hop aboard Thames Rockets for a romantic experience on the river. Enjoy a 50-minute-long tour, which includes a complimentary bevvy and non-stop romantic tunes and vibes.