Fun Events In The UK

If you're looking for belly laughs, cabarets and immersive experiences (or all the above) then this kingdom really is worth exploring. Fun events in the UK are everywhere, with places like Bath, Manchester and Belfast offering a fix of something special. From murder mysteries to wild ball pits, check out our list of the most entertaining activities around.

Last edited by Kiera Chapman

Last updated on 22nd July 2024


Discounts available on certain events

No matter where you are in the UK, make your way to Popworld for a themed shindig that's sure to get you on your feet and grooving to the coolest beats. From Silent Disco events to Bottomless Chicken Nugget Brunches, they've got your fun shenanigans covered.

UK-Wide: Wing Fest

Celebrate 10 years of Wing Fest as it's back and better than ever, taking over cities like Bristol and Sheffield with its trucker hats and sauce-smothered chicken bites. Snap up tickets starting from £19.50 in Derby and enjoy an action-filled event full of beer, eating competitions, live music and axe throwing to name a few. 

Chelmsford: F Cooke Pie And Mash

The oldest eel and pie house welcomes revellers to its epic events held throughout the week. Tickets start from £25 each and include some of its famous grub, beers and a night of incredible talent, such as a night of West Ham legends to the yummy launch of the first ever pie and mash pizza. Snap up tickets to F Cooke Pie And Mash's fun-filled evenings now and you won't be disappointed.

Birmingham: Birmingham Cocktail Weekend 2024

Hosting two exclusive festivals in July and October, Birmingham Cocktail Weekend is the perfect way to find your new favourite bar – or just make the most of a great discount. For four whole days, ticket holders will be able to explore over 40 venues and gain access to £5 cocktails, special food offerings and events – and a wristband costs just £10. 

London & Birmingham: UKG Bingo

Inject a lil' fun into your plans with UKG Bingo in London and Birmingham. At these music-fuelled events, there are non-stop garage anthems, alongside plenty of opportunities to bag prizes. Better yet, you might get involved in a dance-off. You don't need to ask us twice.

Hambleden: The Lockdown Lodge

@ Hambleden Lock on Various dates from Thursday 25th July 2024

Returning to Hambleden Lock to celebrate its fifth anniversary, The Lockdown Lodge is collaborating with Christie's Catering to bring you a brilliant three-course meal while looking out over the river. Take a river taxi to this gorgeous venue to enjoy tasty eats like homemade tiger bread, salt pig charcuterie and millionaire shortbread, coming in at £65 per person. And for something a little more laidback, check out their sharing board brunches on Sunday instead for £20.

Bedford: Brewpoint

It's all go at Brewpoint this year with an array of events to get stuck into, including its very own Beer & Beyond Festival 2024. Tickets for the daytime extravaganza start from only a tenner per person and include access to a tasting experience that'll have you leaving with a new favourite. If you're into karaoke, then you won't want to miss out on your chance to belt out hits with EastEnders legend Barry, and there's also one hell of an Oktoberfest taking place in autumn, too. 

Portsmouth: Bougie Drag & Boy Toy Events

When only the most fun things to do in the UK for adults will do, Bougie Drag & Boy Toy Events is sure to hit the spot. Think bottomless booze, bingo games, waiters in the buff and performances from the country's top queens.

Watford: Herts Pride 2024

@ Cassiobury Park on Sat, 31st Aug 2024 @ 12:00 - 22:00

Celebrate love, diversity and equality at Herts Pride 2024, taking place in Cassiobury Park in Watford this August. Tickets start from £12 per person, promising fabulous drag shows, mesmerising cabaret routines, live music and more. This all-day event lasts until 10pm, with performers like Billie Gold and Cherry Liquor taking to the stage.

UK-Wide: All Bar One

Join All Bar One for their fun-filled Saxy Bottomless Brunch across their UK venues like Cheltenham and Leeds. Tickets start from £34 per person and include 90 minutes of free-flowing Aperol Spritzes, bubbles and beer alongside a brunch dish or your choice, plus the all-important sweet sound of the sax.

Liverpool: Punch Tarmey's

Punch Tarmey's is the biggest boozer in Liverpool. Hosting nifty live music and themed club events such as vibrant circus specials and banging live music from talented acts like All Folk'd Up and The Garry Cinnamon Experience, it's the craic of the town.

Sheffield: Thirsty Work Sip and Paint Parties

Get stuck in with Thirsty Work Sip and Paint Parties across the UK in Sheffield and Chesterfield. Create your very own masterpiece to take home with you, for just £25 per person. Evenings will be complete with a complementary bellini cocktail to get things going, and all the tools are provided, so you only have to bring your imagination. Choose from themes such as Taylor Swift, Playboy and more as you release your inner artist. 

UK-Wide: IndieFlicks

For independent film fanatics, this is the ideal evening to get your movie fix while enjoying some delicious food and drinks. Indieflicks presents some of the best short films from across the world, with tickets from £10 per person, and gives audiences a chance to ask questions and vote for their favourite, all before watching the director's choice.

Bath: Robun

Hit up Bath Karaoke at Robun for a fun-filled day of belting out hits and munching on top-notch grub from an expansive menu. Looking for a bottomless brunch? This atmospheric joint in the city centre has you sorted from £45 per person on Saturdays and Sundays. Think three hours of karaoke, 90 minutes of free-flowing bubbles and sharing dishes such as salmon hosomaki and chicken karaage. 

Coventry: Cargo

Cargo in Coventry is the number one destination when it comes to electrifying parties that won't break the bank. Hit up one of its club nights throughout the week, including Fridays and Saturdays to get down to some hot hits underneath the sparkling glitter ball, enjoy cheap drinks and have your photo snapped by the paps on hand to catch every moment. 

The Curious Mr Fox

Looking for something fun to do this week? Discover The Curious Mr Fox, an independent gastro pub in Durham offering traditional British cuisine, quirky cocktails and the best events in town. From psychic nights to murder mysteries, monthly quiz nights, and private party rooms, there's always something exciting going on at this vibrant boozer.

UK-Wide: Junkyard Golf Club

If you're looking for something a little different to get up to with your mates, then hit up Junkyard Golf Club. It boasts venues across the UK in the likes of Liverpool, Newcastle and London, fronting creatively designed 9-hole courses mixed with nightclub vibes. There's even a wickedly wild cocktail menu, featuring the likes of the Fizz Pop, garnished with bubblegum bottles and the Toxic Waste, which is pretty self-explanatory if you're a fan of those nostalgic, brain-tingling sweets. 

Peterborough: Puzzle Prohibition Speakeasy

@ Peterborough venue on Saturday 12th and Saturday 19th October 2024

What could be more fun than travelling back in time to the 1920s in your best fedora or flapper dress, and trying to solve some crazy clues all while devouring a delicious dinner? Well, you can do just that with tickets to Puzzle Prohibition Speakeasy, taking place at a secret Peterborough location on Saturday the 12th and 19th of October, from £55 per person.