Quirky Things To Do Online

The night out? Yep, we remember it well, and while it's changed a little recently, that's not to say you can't be creative inside of four walls (or five if you're lucky). From burlesque courses and online tours to karaoke in your living room, these unique events are putting the living back in to living room. Check out our recommendations for fun things to do online during isolation, all streamed directly to you. 

Last updated on 14th April 2021

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The spy life, self isolating style? Agent Venture brings the covert mission to you as a live cast are streamed direct in to your home for the ultimate game. From digital clues to secret agents, get involved in a heist, without walking out of your front door.

Going from real-life dating events to virtual meet-ups, Date In A Dash is undoubtedly a quirky thing to do online while in lockdown. Experience drunk Jenga, dating horror stories and Cards Against Humanity, which offers a whole new way to meet like-minded people. 

  Wizards Against Lizards Online

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This bonkers online event will see you and your bubble heading into the virtual world of WALRIA, otherwise known as Wizards Against Lizards Remote Intelligence Agency. You'll need to track down evidence, infiltrate the HQ and take down the lizards, before they brainwash you too.

If you're a fan of the hit BBC drama, you will not want to miss the chance to experience Sherlock in a way like never before. These immersive adventures feature exclusive clips from the cast as you try to catch a killer and mix illicit cocktails at home.

Buckbuck Games

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Whether you're on the hunt for some live-streamed theatre, a quirky online quiz or some team building games, BUCKBUCK's roster of events are sure to impress. With the aim of unleashing your inner child, each event promises lots of laughs and lots of nonsense.

Dabbers Bingo

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The team at Dabbers Bingo don't plan on halting their legendary online bashes anytime soon. Their spring lineup includes a series of hybrid events that will combine real-life audiences and virtual antics, meaning you can soak up all the atmosphere while staying at home.

A fun online dance class to get involved with this month, this quirky session sees Strictly Come Dancing duo Aljaz and Janette bringing you a livestreamed workshop where they'll teach you a slick routine followed by a Q&A.

Map Maison

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Whether you're planning an at home date night, or are keen for a little bit of flatmate bonding, Map Maison's virtual cocktail masterclasses are the perfect solution. Ahead of the event you'll be sent a kit of all the ingredients and equipment needed, before signing into Zoom for step-by-step guidance.

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Swivel, strut, scuff your way through this eclectic class that's teaching you how to line dance with the best of them. Whether you're a novice or a Stetson-toting tush-pusher, this quirky online event is just the thing to add a little extra spice to your Saturday.

Play Dead London

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If you're looking for quirky things to do online this spring, log onto one of Play Dead London's online murder mystery events. You'll be tasked with sussing out killers, following clues and investigating witness as you look into high school electrocutions, space anomalies and cruise deaths.

@ Online Event on Every Sunday

Looking to keep your little ones entertained? Big Fish Little Fish's family kitchen raves are sure to do the job, with weekly live-streamed festivals that'll have your tots on their toes for two hours as they jump around to eclectic beats, with everything from electric tunes to jungle boppers.


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Gather up your bubble and spend the evening putting your heads together to solve the most gruesome of crimes. THEWHODUNNIT? have created an incredible series of online murder mysteries, from tales set on the London Underground to those inspired by Bridgerton.

Crack Comedy

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Watch a lineup of hilarious standup comedians at Crack Comedy's online events. Adding some much-needed humour to these unprecedented times, comedians will range from talented fresh faces to well-known acts from the TV.

Lovers of all thing bubbly, boozy and tasty, Champagne Route are bringing you a selection of fun online drinks tastings. Pick between a craft beer or fizzy session and you'll receive a number of different samples that you'll be guided through during the fun hour-long event.

Historic London Tours

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Delve into the capital's darker side with an online trip from Historic London Tours. Your guide will be taking you through some of the most gruesome events as you learn about an 18th-century ghost, Middle Age executions and the Black Death.

@ Cassidy's Apothecary (Speakeasy Liquor Store) on Wed, 15th Apr 2020 - Thu, 30th Dec 2021

Have yourself a living room hoedown this month and bag yourself a bottle or two of Cassidy's finest. Their speakeasy-themed series of quality cocktails will be 'smuggled' to you, complete with fun video content and quirky emails for the full bootlegger's experience.

Promising to liven up your living room Art Sippers' lineup of events will see you getting busy with a paint brush while meeting like minded creatives. Suitable for all abilities, the online class is the perfect way to tune out of the everyday and let loose with a canvas.

From virtual wine tastings to events where you can meet the winemaker, West London Wine School is shaking up your social-distancing with a journey around the world of vino. Fancy learning something new? Now's your chance.

@ Online Event on Various dates from Thursday 15th April 2021

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Has the past year got you pining for a magical escape? This immersive online adventure will see you taking on the role of sorcerer's apprentice, helping Hetty Haze to decipher codes, boil potions and create spells to take on the darkest of forces.


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Not your average online class, Migrateful is an award-winning social enterprise that supports asylum seekers, refugees and migrants through virtual workshops that'll have you learning all kinds of traditional cuisines.

Original Dating organise hundreds of fun dating events across the UK each year, from lock and key parties to speed dating. Fancy switching up your usual nights in? Log onto one of their online dating sessions and see if you meet a match. 

Combining incredible live theatre with cutting-edge tech and thrilling storylines, Swamp Motel have created a lineup of virtual events quite like no other. Be plummeted into another world entirely, where you'll have to crack mysterious disappearances and track down ancient artefacts.

The Glasgow Festival of Burlesque is back, offering a series of ultimate quirky experiences for lovers of the art form. From tassel twirling to boa workshops and chair dancing, these masterclasses in performance are sure to help liven up any night in lockdown.


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Sipsmith knows a thing or two about mixing up the perfect tipples. And now? You can learn the tricks of the trade, with an online class teaching to all there is to know about mixology. Tickets include the ingredients you'll need as well as live guidance.

Fancy a weekend at the beach or a trip back in time? Let'sDate Crate are bringing both to you, complete with activity kits, curated playlists and potent cocktails. Their bundles also include inflatable props, online lessons and more.

Thirsty Painter

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If you're looking to invest more time in yourself in 2021, then why not log on to this virtual painting session. Meet like-minded individuals while learning a new skill and creating your very own masterpiece at one of Thirty Painter's online events.

Drag Queen Wine Tasting

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One of the best things to do online, this hilarious wine tasting will have you sampling the best affordable bottles from your local supermarket. Join your hosts Vanity von Glow and The Wicked Winos' Beth Brickenden for a virtual drinks class unlike any other.

Prime Pass Events

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Take part in an online experience from Prime Pass Events while in lockdown. You'll get to try six delicious wines, learn the art of truffle making or try your hand at terrarium building, all from the comfort of home with their fun yet informative masterclasses.  

The Magic Hour

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From virtual masterclasses to incredible gift boxes, the Magic Hour is injecting a dose of fun into your at home proceedings. Learn incredible tricks that are sure to knock the socks off your loved ones, with personal guidance from one of the UK's top talents. 

If you're searching for unique things to do online, this should be top of the list. Taking you back to the 00s, this immersive experience will have you basking in the golden age of reality TV, where you'll star in your very own programme alongside special guest BB7's Pete Bennett. 


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Love a good horror film? A fan of creepy stories? Then Darkfield, an immersive audio experience, is perfect for you. Grab a mate and spend your evening sitting opposite each other as you listen to the brilliant show that'll have you questioning if your mate is who they say they are.