Best Events In The UK 2024

With such a wealth of stunning cities, and things to do at that, it's no wonder you're after ideas on where to go. From stunning cinema screenings and heralded supper clubs, to dazzling circus shows and secret affairs, there's no stopping us on the discovery of the best events in the UK this 2024.

Last edited by Izzah Kazi

Last updated on 17th April 2024

Try Our Easy-To-Use Table Search Engine

If you want more, our brand-spanking new table search engine is the ideal way to find your next favourite. Choose between 1000s of venues, alongside getting the chance to earn reward points to spend on experiences with each booking made.

Windsor: The One The River Didn't Keep At The Loading Bay Cafe

@ The Loading Bay Cafe on Sat, 11th May 2024 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

For an event that's out of the ordinary this spring, secure your spot at Windsor's Loading Bay Cafe to enjoy an incredible performance of The One The River Didn't Keep by London arts group The Bloody Poets. Tickets to this immersive theatrical experience start from £12 each, however, there's the opportunity to heighten your evening with a dinner (£42) comprised of small plates interwoven with the themes of the play and designed to inspire your mind and tastebuds. 

London: Avora: A New-World Cocktail Experience

@ Roscorp Laboratories on Various dates from Friday 19th April 2024

Step into an immersive experience with film-like sets and creative concoctions with tickets starting from £42.50 to Avora: A New-World Cocktail Experience. Sport a blue jumpsuit before setting off on your mission, exploring exotic flora and meeting local inhabitants, The Avorians. Watch as day turns to night and the space around you illuminates and the wonders of this magical land expand. Can you gain the trust of those who wonder about its grounds and discover the secrets of this lush paradise?

UK-Wide: 10 Year Anniversary at The Bootlegger

Across its UK outposts, Prohibition-themed bar The Bootlegger is celebrating its 10th birthday and you're all invited. Tickets are £15 each and include a free tipple on arrival; what's more, happy hour lasts all night so you can sip on the likes of black forest espresso martinis and watermelon margaritas for less. There will be live music, DJs and fancy dress of the 50s and 60s variety is encouraged. 

Liverpool: Punch Tarmey's

The ultimate Irish pub experience, Punch Tarmey's in Liverpool is the biggest tavern around. But that's not all - it's actually five venues in one, including a boozer, a brewery, a gaming arcade, and more. And the events? They're legendary, with live music and themed club events happening throughout the year. Check it out and get your craic on.

UK-Wide: Bingo Wonderland

Need plans? Now you got 'em with Bingo Wonderland across Buzz Bingo venues in the UK. Not only is there an awesome range of ABBA-themed events worthy of those glitzy flairs, but there will also be non-stop tunes spun by a live DJ alongside plenty of prizes to be won.

Durham: Fesshole Live

@ Durham Cricket Club on Wed, 5th Jun 2024 @ 19:30 - 21:30

This June, social media sensation Fesshole Live is coming to Durham Cricket Club with a hilarious show hosted by creator Rob Manuel, costing just £18 per person. Not only will he present some of the most outrageous unposted stories, but there will be live confessions from the audience too - so you might even get something off your chest while you're at it. 

Edinburgh: The Three Sisters

Looking for a top-notch boozer with entertainment? Head to The Three Sisters located in the heart of Cowgate. This fabulous haunt is offering up a range of events from Christmas parties and pub quizzes to sports screenings and much more. Plus, you can choose from a wide selection of delish dinner options.

London: Plonk

Searching for some of the best events in the UK this week? Perhaps looking for an activity for you and your pals? Check out Plonk, a mini golf experience that promises some crazy courses and kooky decor. From Hackney to Camden, head to one of their sites for drinks and a dangerously good time.

Loughborough: WW2 Spy Murder Mystery Evening

@ The Curzon Arms on Thu, 2nd May 2024 @ 19:00 - 22:00

Step into the secretive world of Beaumanor Hall at The Curzon Arms' WW2 Spy Murder Mystery Evening. Sip and savour a delicious three-course meal featuring goodies like confit duck leg, lemon mascarpone cheesecake and a welcome drink on arrival while actors unravel the deadly plot, keeping you on the edge of your seat for 3.5 hours of non-stop entertainment at only £60 a pop.

London, Margate: Dabbers Bingo

Not only have they been streaming live and direct to your computers, but Dabbers are set to host an epic bingo experience in Margate this summer. Expect a raucous pop-up event complete with high-octane themed rounds, heaps of prizes and a load of LOLs along the way.

UK-Wide: Wing Fest 2024

Returning to London, Sheffield, Bristol and beyond for another year of poultry partying? It's got to be Wing Fest. This is your chance to vote on the very best chicken trader after trying your fill of mouthwatering wings, from barbecue to buffalo, but there's other entertainment too; think axe throwing, live music, cooking demos and more. You'll even get a free trucker hat on arrival.

UK-Wide: Taste + Liquor

With UK events next week across Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool, London and more, Taste + Liquor are offering some of the best brunches. They are giving you free-flowing booze to music-filled evenings and killer themes - think your fave 90s throwbacks.

London: Mr Fogg's Victorian Murder Mystery

@ Mr Fogg's Residence on Sunday 21st April 2024 and 10 other Sundays

Taking place in the heart of London is one wicked game that's awaiting your presence: Mr Fogg's Victorian Murder Mystery. One of his friends, John Sullivan, has been found dead, and it's your job to figure out who dunnit among a backdrop of glorious artefacts and global antiques. Tickets start from £60 each to the two-hour experience and include two delicious cocktails to enjoy while, as a result of the tragic circumstances, the Bank of England Robbery case gets re-opened. 

London: The Brixton Courtyard

If your ideal afternoon includes sipping cocktails, soaking up the sun and listening to live DJs, this is the London event for you. Head on over to Brixton Courtyard where you'll find sand-covered floors, colourful park benches and lush foliage creating the perfect alfresco drinking space. 

Rothley: The Bell Rocks Festival

@ The Blue Bell Inn on Sat, 29th Jun 2024 @ 10:30 - 0:00

Get ready to party at The Blue Bell Inn's annual musical extravaganza, The Bell Rocks Festival. Mark your calendars for Saturday, 29th June, to enjoy soulful live music, finger-licking BBQ treats, tons of fun stalls to browse through and an outdoor bar to quench your thirst. Tickets start at just £5 for this fun-filled day; don't miss out.

Rossendale: Golf Kingdom

If you're looking for fun daytime events in the UK, make your way over to Golf Kingdom Rossendale. This quirky adventure golf venue boasts an 18-hole, woodland-themed course, The Squirrel's Lair. While you lap up the pretty views of the countryside, enjoy the unique, immersive game.

UK-Wide: Popworld

Whether you're in Derby or Swansea, there's no place like Popworld for an epic night out. From Karaokestar Thursdays to Bottomless Chicken Nugget Brunches, head down to your local retro-themed pop venue to boogie the stress away.

Birmingham: Birmingham Cocktail Weekend

Secure your all-inclusive wristband to one of 2024's booziest festivals: Birmingham Cocktail Weekend. 40+ of the city's best bars will be serving £5 cocktails for four whole days, along with food offers and exclusive events. And all you need is a £10 ticket...

Aberdeen: Palm Court Hotel

Situated in Aberdeen, Palm Court Hotel is a great venue filled with tonnes of activities to do. Get stuck into everything from live music nights to a fun pub quiz and ABBA-themed afternoon tea. Plus, you can tuck into Scottish cuisine if you get a bit peckish.

UK-Wide: YO!

Fan of the ol' maki or dragon roll? Ever thought about learning to make your own? Now you can with YO! Head to one of its best-loved Sushi School events to learn some epic knife skills, all about this Japanese dish, alongside rolling your own to take home with you. Yes, please.

London: Ale Hunters

From online beer tastings to tours of London's best breweries and pubs, Ale Hunters is the perfect experience for beer lovers. Explore the East End's finest craft brew hotspots or chill out at home as you learn all about the hoppy stuff.

Portsmouth: Chilli And Gin Festival 2024

Spice up your life with tickets to Portsmouth Chilli and Gin Festival 2024, a weekend packed full of live music, eating competitions and artisanal boutiques where you might discover your new favourite drink. On Saturday you can get down to the nostalgic sounds of the 90s and 00s, then Sunday sees live indie bands taking over Fort Purbrook. There will be over 60 traders doing what they do best as well as cocktail masterclasses - general admission comes in at £23 each, so snap them up fast for a totally hot weekend

London & Birmingham: UKG Bingo

After some of the UK's best events? Venture to Birmingham and London, where you'll get to let loose to UKG Bingo's epic roster of shindigs. Expect live DJ sets, dance-offs, prizes and a whole lotta games to get stuck into. If you're throwing a bash, opt for a party package.

Oxford: Becky's Bottomless Brunch

@ Backseat Becky's on Saturday 20th April 2024 and 27 other Saturdays

Head to The Breakfast Club's tropical tiki cocktail bar in Oxford to join Backseat Beck for her bottomless brunch. Tickets start from £35 per person and include two hours of free-flowing prosecco, Bucks Fizz, plus one of the quirky joint's signature dishes of your choice. Wolf down the likes of eggs Benedict, sandwiches loaded with sausage patties, crispy bacon and American cheese, plus All American pancakes.

London: Frameless

@ Frameless on Various dates from Friday 19th April 2024

If immersive art galleries are your thing, then you'll love Frameless, where you can find 42 masterpieces and four galleries under one roof, with only one ticket starting from £20. Travel through a variety of genres, from classical to contemporary, against a surround soundscape, and discover the works of Kandinsky, Van Gough, Canaletto and more digitally remastered.