Wednesday Nights London

The mid-week slump is a thing, you know it, we know it... so how do you beat it? In a city brimming with food markets, immersive experiences and weekday, yes weekday, brunches, it's not all that hard to defeat. In a bid to help you champion Wednesday in London, check out our guide to the best things to do, from humble pub quizzes to cocktail events that'll have you seeing humpday in a whole new light.

Last updated on 19th September 2019




Merchant House

66 user reviews 5

Merchant House's two London venues are spirit-led cocktail bars, promoting the finest collections of gin, rum or whiskey anywhere in the world, through award-winning innovative cocktails.  Our Masterclasses…

@ Skuna Boats on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

Summer barbecues are no longer confined to dry land, thanks to Skuna's launch of their BBQ Boats. What could be better than spending a beautiful summer day with friends enjoying a BBQ on the water? Now is your chance - be your own captain and sail...

@ 56 Leadenhall Street on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

TRAVEL BACK IN TIME TO HG WELLS’ VICTORIAN ENGLAND AND BE PART OF THE MARTIAN INVASION OF 1898… "Due to be one of London's hottest experiences this year” - DesignMyNight WHAT IS IT? Jeff Wayne’s The War of The Worlds: The Immersive...

  The Brig

50 user reviews 5

@ Merchant House on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

Introducing London’s smallest bar. Intimate, hidden, personal, The Brig has been carved out within the bar at Merchant House of Bow Lane.  The Brig can be booked by the hour for 2-4 guests, priced at £50pp per hour with all drinks and your own...

@ The Mind Palace on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

The Mind Palace is a private cocktail club for the curious. Join us for an immersive cocktail experience to die for. Solve the case. Find the ingredients. Succeed and drink to your success, fail and this mistake may be your last. Sebastian Moran,...

@ Trapped Escape Rooms on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

A live-action escape the room with bite. Prepare to be locked in a room with 9 other people and 1 Zombie that is chained to the wall! Hidden in the room is a key that will unlock the door to your survival. To find the key you must locate numerous...

@ The Bletchley on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

"The bar of the future" - CNN "Best bar in West London" - DMN "BEST Cocktail bar in west London" - Conde Nast THE EXPERIENCE Enter an immersive world of code-breaking and cocktails where the traditional walls of an escape room are broken down....

  The Big London Bake

472 user reviews 5

@ The Castle Tooting on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

Welcome to some serious baking fun! Challenge your friends at London's first pop up bake off! All the ingredients are good to go, a top baker at your side, an irresistible monthly baking theme, an unforgettable experience and one winner. It’s...

Experience ABQ is the world's first immersive molecular cocktail bar where you get to make and infuse your own drinks to some banging hip-hop and gangster rap tunes. Inspired by a unique blend of school science classes and Breaking Bad, its a quirky Wednesday night treat.

Banish any mid-week blues with one instant hit of Skint Wednesday at Cargo, the coolest student party in London that encourages all your hedonistic desires. Forget about any responsibilities you may have the next day, and enjoy cheap booze and party jams from the DJ all night long. 

@ Owl and Hitchhiker on Various dates from Saturday 21st September 2019

BID, BARTER, BRIBE AND BLACKMAIL IN THIS ALL NEW INTERACTIVE CLUE HUNT EXPERIENCE Buckbuck Games have been described as “Crystal Maze on crystal meth”, and this latest trip promises to plunge…

  Wednesday Stand-up Comedy

39 user reviews 5

@ Top Secret Comedy Club on Every Wednesday

We're going to let you in on a little secret: The Top Secret Comedy Club offers world class stand up comedy, but for the fraction of the stadium price. With guests like Mickey Flanagan and Jason Manford among their alumni, you never know which comedic gem you'll uncover in a venue with cheap drinks and an amazing atmosphere.

Hidden behind unassuming shutters lies Alcotraz, a secret prison staffed with guards to help you successfully smuggle liquor past the Warden and get it into the hands of the longest-serving inmates.  Inspired by Hollywood Movies and TV that have...

@ Sky Garden Bars on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

Our fabulous summer Sunset Sessions are back! Enjoy the hottest tunes from our favourite house DJs and/or live bands as we bring the coolest new talent from the London music scene, 35 floors up to this destination bar. Join us for a delicious...

@ The Four Thieves on Wednesday 25th September 2019 and 18 other Wednesdays

Laugh your way home with this weekly Wednesday installation of comedy chuckles. Gracing the line-up at The Four Thieves are hilarious names like Patrick Monahan, Ian Smith and Dane Baptiste (just to whet your appetite). There'll be booze for sure, laughs aplenty and good vibes all around at this mid-week shindig. 

@ The Hidden Spirit Ship on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

Step foot on The Hidden Spirit for an undercover voyage to steal long lost treasure from the grasps of the Governor.    Set on board a real ship docked in London, those willing to join Captain Jack Cassidy's undercover crew will be taken on an...

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

103 user reviews 5

If there's one thing that's gonna lift those spirits and propel you towards the weekend, it's Sounds Familiar. Less of a pub quiz, more of a raucous disco night, you'll be up on the tables, arm-in-arm with strangers,  singing and dancing your way into the evening in no time at all.

@ Bread Street Kitchen on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

STREET LOUNGE AT BREAD STREET KITCHEN DINING IN THE CITY Be the first to experience one of London’s most desirable and unique dining spaces. We’ve launched (get it?) exciting food and cocktail menus, including premium Bacardi cocktails and some...

  Sunrise Yoga at Sky Garden

742 user reviews 4

@ Sky Garden Bars on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

36 floors high - Sky Garden is the perfect setting for sunrise yoga and a delicious breakfast. Set among Sky Garden's luscious tropical greenery with a backdrop of incredible city views, take to the mat in the idyllic City Garden. With a dynamic,...

  London Shuffle Club

214 user reviews 4

@ London Shuffle Club on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

Heard of shuffleboard? Well, back in the day, transatlantic cruise ships were full of people shuffling away. And they were happy people. Because shuffleboard is great. You’ll see. After a series of taste-making pop ups, the shuffleboard experts,...

  Fulham Beach

81 user reviews 4

@ Fulham Beach on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

NEW THIS SUMMER! Jungle Covered Pergola Flamingo Bar Jungle Mini Golf Outdoor Beach Cinema BOOK NOW This summer Fulham Beach transports guests to a JUNGLE BEACH PARADISE on the distant shores of a desert island with its stylish indoor/outdoor...

Get out that mid-week slump with a fun pasta making class in Covent Garden. The masters at La Goccia are on hand to make sure you learn the art behind perfect pasta dough, shapes and authentic recipes to pair, it's sure to up your dinner party game. 

Camden Pub Crawl

9 user reviews 4

For a Wednesday night in London that you won't forget, head on down to Camden for one of the most popular London bar crawls - and this one is especially boozy. Taking you on a whirlwind journey through the bars of Camden, this is an alcohol fueled Wednesday in London! You'll get free shots, free entry as well as queue jump included in the price of the ticket as well as the bigger clubs for drinking and dancing over the weekend. 

@ ABQ London on Various dates from Friday 20th September 2019

"Mind-Blowing" - TimeOut "Best thing we have seen in a while" - tatler The Experience ABQ is the world's first immersive molecular cocktail bar where you get to make and infuse your own drinks to some banging hip-hop and gangster rap tunes in our...

@ Cellar Door on Every Wednesday

Get the best acts from the Edinburgh Fringe right here in London with Discover Who's Your Dada. They are presenting the very best in alternative comedy to get you laughing through those midweek blues, but there's also the occasional burlesque performance from the CellarDoor Virgins to really pile on that irreverent fun.

The Social

83 user reviews 5

Membership offer: monthly 241 drinks offer

Each Wednesday at The Social, The Heatwave host 'Madd Raff Wednesdays' - all about dressing up, having fun and dancing. Air horns and whistles, free nail painting, and raving all night are to be had each Wednesday at this Little Portland Street club.