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 23rd October 2020


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If you're looking for fun ways to shake up the lockdown lull, it's time you got acquainted with DeliverMyNight. Our latest campaign is bringing you all sorts of activities, from online classes and comedy shows to at-home meal kits and cocktail deliveries.

Social Isolation

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Taking place throughout the week, Social Isolation's epic virtual bingo events are aiming to bring some laughter and fun to your living room. Themed on everything from boy band hits, to ABBA tunes each night will feature plenty of singing, dancing and dabbing.

Good Ship Comedy

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While we aren't able to go and catch a comedy show IRL right now, there's nothing stopping us from logging on to these online specials from Good Ship Comedy. Join them for a quirky night in where the UK's top comedians will get you giggling from the comfort of your own home.


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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.

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.


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If you're looking for fun things to shake up these strange times, then give Forbiddendog a go. From life drawing classes at home to bondage and fetish performance workshops at slinky members' clubs, this one's not your usual.

Smudged Lipstick Events

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Calling all singletons: Smudged lipstick is helping you find love from the comfort of your home. Get your game face on and spend an evening flirting and laughing at one of their quikry dating events. Pick between Taskmaster-style challenges, a naughty spelling bee or a funny open mic night of first date fails.

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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.

An online murder mystery that'll have you in fits of giggles and chasing clues, Laugh and Let Die will see you investigating humorous cases on board the Titanic, in the middle of one of Jay Gatsby'ssoirees or in the centre of King's Landing.

Get in the festive spirit without leaving the house with an online drinks masterclass from gin pros Warners Distillery. Hosted by founders Tom and Tina, the session will have you making delicious cocktails, laughing at some god awful jokes and feeling thoroughly Christmassy.

Whodunnit Events

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This interactive whodunnit will have you gripped as you work to uncover who murdered the young music mogul, Ryan Lowell. But this isn't just a one-off evening experience - instead, the murder mystery pros will post a new video on their social media every evening for two weeks, leaving you time to formulate your theories before the grand reveal.

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If you're looking for quirky things to do at home, then it's time to give The Rhythm and Booze Project a try. They're bringing you all things whisky with online parties and tastings to your door.

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.

Antidote is a playful events company, creating opportunities for people to shake off the day through uplifting and unusual music, dance and games sessions online. Expect a wholesome escape without any of the seriousness of everyday London life dragging you down.

Crack Comedy

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In need of a little lighthearted fun while you're working from home? Tune into Crack Comedy for live events and Comics in Quarantine Solving Problems on Tuesdays and Thursdays where comedians Steve N Allen join Erich McElroy to bring you comedy and current affairs.

House Of Burlesque

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Taking things from IRL to URL, House Of Burlesque is going online with a bunch of slinky courses. Join them to brush up on techniques and skills from acting and comedy to advanced striptease.

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The Big Quiz Of Utter Nonsense are putting their own spin on the pastime classic, bringing you a quiz you've never played before. Best described as Cards Against Humanity meets Cranium meets Shooting Stars, the event will see you laughing, drawing and miming your way to glory over 90 brilliantly bizarre minutes.

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.

Paint Jam London

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Live-streaming their fun art class direct to your screens, Paint Jam London are leaving no artist behind as they continue to bring you one of the funnest craft classes in the city. Get ready to spend an evening splattering a canvas to a soundtrack of great live DJs.

Spectacular Pub Quizzes

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When it comes to online quizzes, these are ones to watch. With themes covering the likes of Disney, Marvel and Harry Potter, as well as TV shows including Game of Thrones and Gavin & Stacey, you won't go bored here.

@ West London Wine School (VIRTUAL) on Tue, 16th Jun 2020 - Wed, 23rd Dec 2020

West London Wine School are offering you a private and bespoke live-streamed vino tasting for you and your friends. Pick between a region of your fancy or a grape variety you'd be interested to explore and their team of experts will create the masterclass for you.