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 10th June 2021

@ Online Event on Various dates from Thursday 29th July 2021

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.

@ 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.

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.

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. 

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. 

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. 


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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.

If you're looking for fun things to do online, give this quirky mime workshop a go. Taking place every month, the course will have you learning all about classic illusions, isolation exercises and invisible weight from the comfort of your own home.

@ Online Event on Fri, 1st Jan 2021 - Sun, 1st Jan 2023

A fun online event to get involved with this spring, this unique offering is putting you on the trail of a missing woman. Over the course of the evening, you'll be tasked with using clues, codes and your own instincts to find out what has happened to Claire Makova.

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.

@ Online Event on Every Monday

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.

Original Dating

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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. 


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Vibio are hosting a series of sex-positive events and masterclasses online this summer, giving you the chance to get to know your body a little better in a welcoming setting. Hosted by experts in the area if sexual wellness, it's sure to be one informative experience.

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.

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.

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.

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 - Sun, 30th Jan 2022

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.


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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.

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.


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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.