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 28th March 2023


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.

Crack Comedy

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.

Original Dating

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. 

Big Fish Little Fish family Kitchen Rave xBarefoot x2Funky virtual festivals Live Stream DJs Dylan Beale & Jungle Alliance 24 May

@ 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.


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.

Map Maison

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.

Sherlock: The Official Live Game

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.

The Magic Hour

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. 

Date in a Dash - Speed Dating Events

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. 

Project Avatar - Immersive Online Escape Rooms VIRTUAL TEAM BUILDING GAMES IN ZOOM

@ Online Event on Various dates from Monday 29th May 2023

On the hunt for something a little out of the box? Why not check out Project Avatar - Immersive Online Escape Rooms? This interactive experience will have you guiding an actor around the rooms virtually (by voice command via Zoom) in a bid to find the way out.

Dabbers Bingo

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.