Book your spot over at Ballie Ballerson, the famous ball pit that doubles as a whacky cocktail bar. Our pick for a quirky New Year's Eve party in the heart of Shoreditch? It sure is. Alongside the usual fun and games, expect 2 for 1 drinks, delicious mixes, bubbles aplenty and so much more.
Best New Year's Eve Parties In London
While last year's celebrations were... not up to their usual standards, this year we're turning up the heat. Trailing up and down the city, we've picked out the crème de la crème of London's New Year's Eve parties so you can welcome in 2022 just right. From quirky immersive experiences to raucous 1920s-themed bashes, this is our handpicked list of the capital's best end-of-year events, and we're not shy in shouting out about it.
For further inspiration, check out our full New Year's Eve London Guide.
Get back to your Scottish roots with a New Year's Eve Ceilidh over in South London. The stunning St Thomas' Church's Hogmanay Hootenanny will see you dancing to rowdy folk tunes, guzzling down booze from their pop-up bar and tucking into free candy.
To enjoy one of the best NYE parties in the city, tottle on over to Sway for their House of Burlesque Speakeasy extravaganza. The event will feature Tempest Rose, star-studded performances and a live DJ for dancing afterwards.
Throwing one of the best New Year's Eve 2021 events in London, The Candlelight Club is wasting no time in saying a swift sayonara to the past year. With a slick speakeasy theme, delicious cocktails and live jazz, it's the place to party like it's 1922.
For one of the best New Year's Eve gatherings, head to the London Cabaret Club's event in Holborn. They're showcasing a beautiful ballroom, complete with a Great Gatsby theme, entertainment and Champagne to welcome 2022 in true style.
For one of the best New Year's Eve experiences in London, head to the Cottons Restaurant & Rum Shack in Vauxhall. You'll get to dance to RnB, hip hop, reggae and soul from their world-class DJ while drinking Caribbean drinks and watching fireworks.
If you're looking for somewhere to celebrate NYE in London, check out Bar Elba in Waterloo. You'll be treated to juicy burgers, lots of bubbly and fabulous giveaways throughout the night. And the best part? There will be dazzling fireworks to ring in 2022.
Not only are mega drinks name The Cocktail Club throwing NYE parties from Clapham to Soho, they're inviting you for big beats and midnight countdowns for just £10 a ticket... with a free drink included. Find out where they're throwing a party near you.
The clock is about to hit midnight on New Year's Eve, but you're all banged up in Alcotraz: Cell Block Two-One-Two in Shoreditch. The immersive experience sees you donning an orange jumpsuit, smuggling in contraband booze past the warden then celebrating with bespoke cocktails.
Craft beer? Gin distilled on site? Free bubbles at midnight? Kraft Dalston's blowout bash has to be one of the best New Year's Eve parties in London. Better yet, there's free entry and a range of DJs playing the Berlin-esque venue 'til the early hours.
Ring in the new year in luxurious style over at Jin Bo Law, one of the best sky bars in the city. Expect everything you need for a fantastic night of celebrations, including great music, tasty food and views of the midnight fireworks.
All aboard the MV Pride of London for one of the best end-of-year parties in the city. While cruising along the River Thames, you'll be busy sipping Champers, tucking into a delectable two-course feast (washed down with bottomless booze), as well as dancing until the AM.
If you're on the hunt for a cracking night out that won't disappoint, then head over to Percy's on New Year's Eve. The Kensington hotspot is hosting a masquerade disco, complete with top tunes blasting through the airwaves, as well as lots of complimentary canapes.
If you're here for a good time (but not a long time) this New Year's Eve, then Tonight Josephine in Waterloo has just the burlesque brunch for you. This sultry bash is a drag-drenched day of bottomless bubbles and bonkers bingo, with a welcome cocktail and mouthwatering brunch to top it all off.
Be seduced by a three-course dinner, live entertainment and an action-packed after party when you nab a ticket to the New Year's Eve masquerade ball at Hilton London on Park Lane. Dress to the nines and prepare for the night of your life.
If it's a celebratory banquet you're after, we know just the place. The Milestone Hotel and Residencies in Kensington will be dishing up a luxurious five-course dinner, which includes plates such as tuna tartare, roasted duck breast and pan-seared halibut.
The Leopard Bar in Victoria is letting you celebrate the arrival of the new year in style with their series of luxe events. Choose from the two-person Champagne and sushi sharing stand or opt for the sumptuous Lanson Champagne and omakase experience.
Celebrate in style with the Hard Rock Cafe. The city's flagship will be throwing a fabulous New Year's Eve party in Central London, where you'll get to feast on a multi-course dinner, knock back fizz and throw some serious shapes to tunes from a top DJ.
Offering up one of the best New Year's Eve events in London 2021 is botanical oasis Pergola On The Wharf. The rooftop bar and restaurant will treat you to three courses of grub with live music, followed up by DJs to get down to on the dancefloor.
Searching for the perfect event in London? We've got you covered at this Alice in Wonderland-inspired party, featuring a fun costume theme. Dress up as your favourite character from the original movie and get ready for an unforgettable night of celebrations.
Lost In Brixton are known for being one of South London's prettiest party spots, complete with rooftop vibes and leafy interiors, but what about NYE? Join the Brixton Market favourite for confetti cannons, VIP goodie bags and more this NYE in the city.
All Star Lanes Brick Lane is hosting a Supa Dupa Fly New Year's Eve bash this year, so get ready to party to 90s classics, hip hop bangers and RnB tunes, which will be playing across two rooms until 4am at this Shoreditch hotspot.
Taking place in a secret London location, New Year At The White Mansion will see you shimmying to live musicians and DJs across three dancefloors, having your face painted and watching a series of fire eaters and stilt performers. There'll also be street food stalls to keep you fuelled up.
Looking for things to do this New Year's Eve in London? Bar Elba has got your back. If you fancy a boozy brunch complete with bottomless jugs of cocktails, tasty dishes and a sexy set list from a top DJ, then this is just the ticket.
If you're looking for the best New Year's Eve parties in London, how does bottomless drinks and unlimited canapes on a swanky rooftop sound? Aviary are serving up free-flowing shots, cocktails and wine, followed by a DJ 'til late.
Offering you everything you'd need for a fantastic New Year's Eve, The Willow in Fairlop's party is gonna be wicked. From a delicious three-course dinner and late-night dancing to fabulous fireworks and award-winning DJs, it's gonna be a night to remember.
Brixton's saucy venue Courtesan is hosting a 1920s-themed NYE spectacular, complete with glamorous burlesque and enticing live music. Make sure to dress the part, then head over to enjoy bubbles, dim sum and so much more.
Fancy seeing in the 2022 while getting your groove on in some funky flares? Blame Gloria's Disco New Year's Eve party in Covent Garden promises just that, with 70s attire, the best throwback tunes and a VIP bubbly reception on the cards.
Still in need of some NYE plans? We've got you sorted for the evening with delicious tipples and an alpine-themed meal at the Jimmy's Winter Snow Globe pop-up. Chow down on gooey fondue and espresso martinis, while belting out your favourite Christmas tunes.
Ring in the New Year with beer at the home of Hells lager: the Camden Beer Hall. With plenty of hoppy sips and prosecco to enjoy, food by chef Theo Randall and DJs until the early hours, you're set for one helluva night out.
At this Shoreditch hangout that promises never to be boring, you're ensured to have one helluva New Year's Eve celebration. Callooh Callay is raising the bar with their all-inclusive policy, which means that you'll get free-flowing grub and sips included in the price of your ticket. Count us in.
If you're hunting for the perfect NYE soiree with nibbles, bubbly and gorgeous views, check out Madison's event in London. They're welcoming in 2022 with delicious canapes, prosecco and mingling until 2am.
One of the best New Year's Eve parties in Hammersmith, Kindred's bash is one for your diary. Head here on the 31st December where the Bal Masqué invites you to get dressed to the nines, sip on prosecco and see 2022 in true style.
What better way to celebrate the beginning of a new year than with a glorious feast with your nearest and dearest? Canary Wharf boozer The Gun will be hosting a special seven-course tasting menu complemented with delicious fine wine.
Revel in the glitz and glamour of the 60s at this stylish New Year's Eve event in the West End. Taking place at Disrepute, you can tuck into complimentary snacks and Champers and catch a performance from one of Soho's best female vocalists.
Head to Trapeze this New Year's Eve in London, where you'll enjoy live circus acts and the wonder of a quirky themed bar complete with carousel booths. From throwback tunes to house hits, the DJs have a wide range of music tastes covered too, so you can be sure the dancefloor is calling your name.
Offering everything you need for a memorable New Year's Eve party, including top-notch dining packages, delicious drinks and lively bands and DJs, Barge East's end-of-year happenings will be some of the best in the city.
Dreaming of a swanky start to 2022? Head to Le Scandale New Year's Eve by Carwash Crew for an evening of Champagne cocktails and disco spritzers. Alongside delicious booze, you and your pals can get all glammed up for a sophisticated disco party.
Electric Shuffle is throwing a New Year's Eve brunch, complete with paddles piled high with bottomless pizza which you can wash down with celebratory prosecco. You can also add a competitive edge to your day with a few games of high-tech shuffleboard.
There's no doubt that Little Bat's New Year's Eve party is gonna be one of the best in the city. Alongside delicious free-flowing nibbles, bottomless cocktails and a glass of Champers with which to toast at midnight, there will also be DJs and dancing until the early hours of the morning.
A New Year's Eve warm-up party at Pergola Paddington's Deck The Halls is bringing you all the festive joy and winter bounty, from a winter wonderland forest with over 350 Christmas trees to an Alpine Lodge. Better yet? There's a live DJ and five pop-up restaurants to enjoy.
To ring in the new year, SpeedDater is hosting a fabulous masquerade ball where all women will be given locks and all men keys. The purpose? To find a love match. Whether you find that special someone or not, you're sure to have a fantastic night out.