Best Events in July

The sun's in the sky, the city is sizzling and it feels like everyone's in a good mood. And it seems London is too, with rooftop parties, cocktail festivals, canal cruises and summertime pop-ups all on hand to help you make the most of it. So, whether you're after somewhere for a midnight dance or just looking to kick back and enjoy the balmy weather, you'll find them all here in our package of the best events in July. 

Last updated on 24th December 2021

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

672 user reviews 4

Get involved in one of London's best events this July, as Hip Hop Brunch takes up residency at a top secret location. Enjoy an hour of bottomless tipples before belting out some bangers or watching as others attempt to rap their way through.

Head to Hackney's Bohemia Place where a Breaking Bad-inspired RV awaits. Step inside your motorhome away from home and mix up your very own molecular libations at this wacky and fully-immersive masterclass.

Is it even summer if you're not soaking up the sun on a gorgeous rooftop? Located in Tobacco Dock, Skylight is a stunning spot offering views, brews and a number of outdoor games to keep you amused, including petanque and croquette.

The Brixton Courtyard is a socially distant outdoor experience and a totally new way to party in London. Head here to revel in three areas designed for socialising in a Covid-safe setting with world class DJs, craft beverages, cocktails and some of the city's top street food traders.

The Big Bakes

1267 user reviews 5

Do something a little different this summer and challenge your friends at this award-winning baking experience. Unleash your competitive cooking streak, with a 90 minute window to whip up the perfect bake using ingredients, tools and tips provided to avoid any kitchen distasters.

Backyard Comedy Club

48 user reviews 5

Backyard Comedy Club is adding some lols to your July as it joins forces with some of the best up-and-comers and well-known names in the industry to bring you a barrel of hilarious nights. Alongside regular Thursday and Friday shows, there'll also be a special event with Sara Pascoe.

The Reggae Brunch

1721 user reviews 4

Bringing you some of the best events in London in July, The Reggae Brunch has you covered for cocktails, food and epic tunes. Beginning with an hour of bottomless rum punch and a three-course Caribbean meal, the party will soon move to the dancefloor where a DJ will be spinning some of the freshest tracks.

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Looking for fun things to do this July in London? Head over to Vauxhall where this epic outdoor pop-up is playing host to a whole range of cool events, including an epic drag show from the one and only Juno Birch.

Garage Brunch

669 user reviews 4

Gagging for a day of drinking and dancing in the sunshine? Head to Brixton Courtyard, where Garage Brunch is hosting a series of epic alfresco events. Expect unlimited cocktails, tasty food and epic DJs, all with social-distancing in mind throughout.

Blingo - Hip Hop Bingo

260 user reviews 5

Searching for the best things to do in London this July? Blingo have got an action-packed evening of RnB bangers and hilarious bingo to keep you entertained. Join you host Grandma Flash for a night that'll have you batting it out against other teams over lip sync battles and dance offs.

  The Murdér Express

1130 user reviews 5

@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Thursday 30th December 2021

Enjoy a fabulous four-course meal created by a MasterChef finalist and get your theatre fix with a night at The Murdér Express. An immersive dining experience, this event will have you and your dinner date sitting within a vintage train carriage as various characters appear and ensuing drama unfolds...

Urban Missions

65 user reviews 4

Grab five of your closest comrades for Urban Missions, a thrilling immersive outdoor game around London. Add a dash of adrenaline to your July in London by racing against the clock to solve problems, decoding riddles and averting crisis.

Shake and shimmy your way through July with Supa Dupa Fly's fun and raucous RnB brunch events. What to expect? Two tasty courses, three delicious cocktails or fizz and incredible DJ sets playing all the latest and best hip hop beats.

Ricco Lounge Events

36 user reviews 5

Live jazz and soul performances, weekend cabaret shows, Wednesday movie nights... the list of events taking place throughout July at Ricco Lounge are as diverse as they are fun. Meet your mates or date at this basement bar and enjoy an evening of entertainment in a sultry setting.

Bashment Brunch

52 user reviews 4

Looking for the best events in London this summer? Keep the Carnival vibes going with Bashment Brunch. Their bottomless events take place across the city, with flowing rum punch, Caribbean eats and a banging playlist of dancehall, soca and reggae tunes.

One of the best art classes in London this July, this unusual life-drawing session is turning out the lights and letting you draw in UV. Whether you're logging on to their virtual events or pitching up for a socially distant drawing session, this quirky offering is set to unleash you creativity this month.

Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch

3899 user reviews 4

Remember when Marie Kondo spoke about sparking joy? Ballie Ballerson listened. One of the most unique experiences in the city, the big kids playground in Shoreditch is the ultimate spot to indulge in fruity cocktails whilst dipping in and out of London's largest ball-pit.

Looking for the top things to do this July in London? Impossible Things Entertainment have got you covered with their epic The Greatest Showman themed brunch event. Taking place in Aeronaut's quirky outdoor terrace, the party pros will also be treating you to two hours of bottomless mimosas.

@ Balls Brothers- Austin Friars on Saturday 8th January 2022 and 55 other Saturdays

Check out Gigi's Bar this summer where the infamous 'Great British Brunch Off' comedy show will have you snorting espresso martinis out your nose. Join your drag-tastic host Ginger Phlappage for an afternoon of ludicrous activities including Take It To The Runway and The Wheel of Certain Misfortune. 

The Doctor's Orders

7 user reviews 3

Looking for ways to celebrate the return of clubbing this July? Head to an event hosted by The Doctor's Orders, where you'll find the biggest hits in hip-hop and RnB. Coming to venues across London with boozy brunches, epic nights out and boat parties, they're well worth checking out. 

A night of

104 user reviews 4

Catch the city's most talented musicians as they perform a range of live sets and tribute shows at Jazz Cafe. With everything from Whitney-fuelled evenings to nights devoted to reggae, this series is bound to have something to please everyone.

  The Candlelight Club

406 user reviews 4

@ The Candlelight Club on Various dates from Friday 31st December 2021

Bringing a night of 20s speakeasy-themed fun to a secret location in London, The Candlelight Club is, without doubt, serving up some fo the best things t odo in July. Get on your glad rags and head back in time where cabaret acts, a fortune teller and fabulous libations will be waiting.


80 user reviews 3

This July, treat yourself to an afternoon of disco dancing to vintage hits, courtesy of Disco Brunch. You'll get to enjoy unlimited cocktails, a delicious two-course meal and entertainment in then form of incredible live performances.

The 90's Brunch

228 user reviews 3

This July, indulge in the ultimate throwback event in London - we're talking acid-wash denim, Jason Donovan hits and mullets galore. The 90's Brunch will be keeping you on your toes with its free-flowing fizz, party games and vast array of nostalgic-themed entertainment. 

Old Skl Brunch

99 user reviews 5

This July, Old Skl Brunch is set to make your summer sizzle. Bringing you a weekend filled with 90s hits, fancy dress and lip syn battles alongside free-flowing drinks and mouthwatering brunch dishes, this is one for your post-lockdown calendar.

Thames Rockets

40 user reviews 5

What do you get when you combine speed boats with London Cocktail Club? Thames Rockets are the ultimate river experience. Not only will you be supplied with a tasty snifter, but this exhilarating speedboat ride will give you enviable views of the city's iconic skyline.

Dabbers Bingo

108 user reviews 4

Looking for some of the best things to do in July? Thankfully, Dabbers is back and they're set to be bigger and better than ever come the summertime. Join them at their Houndsditch HQ for bottomless brunches and unique nights out this month.

Queen of Hoxton

30 user reviews 4

If you're looking for fun things to do this July in London, head on over to Queen of Hoxton where a jam-packed roster of amazing events is waiting to be discovered. From rooftop tipples to underground partying, this place really does cover all bases.

This July, take a trip into the seedy underworld of the criminal system at London's only prison-inspired cocktail experience. Hidden behind unassuming shutters along Brick Lane and in Covent Garden, Alcotraz will task you to sneak in contraband spirits past guards and prying inmates. 

Hyper Reality

114 user reviews 5

Looking for cool things to do in East London this July? Hyper Reality is back and they're bringing you an epic access all areas experience. Join them for two hours of unlimited gameplay across three themed areas.

Flight Club

513 user reviews 5

When it comes to darts, Flight Club are connoisseurs at bringing the party. Rally your mates for their Brunch Social and spend your weekend scoring bullseyes whilst dancing to a summer playlist, swigging from bottles of prosecco and nibbling on bottomless pizza.


108 user reviews 4

Thought this season couldn't sizzle anymore? Head over to the King's Head Members Club where the Gin-House Burlesque ladies will be in residence to bring you a dazzling showcase of cabaret, comedy and vaudeville delights.

Rivoli Pop up Cinema

86 user reviews 5

Looking for fun events in July? Head down to Brockley where the Rivoli Ballroom is bringing you a quirky lineup of classic movies throughout the month. Join them for screenings inside one of the grandest movie rooms in the city.

@ Brewery & Visitor Center on Various dates from Thursday 13th January 2022

Looking for the best things to do around London in July? If you're a lover of freshly-poured pints, then Meantime Brewing Company has just the thing. The hoppy pros are treating you to a tour of their Greenwich factory, showing you all the processes from mash tun to finished product, and treating you to few sips along the way.

London Craft Beer Cruise

157 user reviews 5

Set sail this July in London, with London Craft Beer Cruise taking you on a journey along the River Thames in epic fashion. This experience will have you soaking up the city with a selection of tasty brews to hand - could you imagine a better summer afternoon?

Truman's Social Club

143 user reviews 4

Truman's Social Club is a large beer garden with street food and craft beer, designed with the latest social distancing guidelines in mind. Over time, the Walthamstow site hopes to expand to include an on-site brewery, taproom, market, live music space, artist studios, and become one of the area's best bars. 


246 user reviews 4

Aeronaut are serving up a whole range of fun things to do in London this July. The Acton bar, restaurant and entertainment destination are hosting weekly quiz nights alongside raucous bottomless brunches that are sure to have you coming back for more.

@ 56 Leadenhall Street on Friday 7th January 2022 and 3 other Fridays

For a truly out of this world experience, head down to this all-new immersive 5D experience. Set to a soundtrack of Jeff Wayne's musical version of The War of The Worlds, the event will see you taking on a martian invasion, with real actors, VR tech and incredible effects bringing the action to life.