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.

Last updated on 21st December 2021

Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch

3899 user reviews 4

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.

The Cocktail Club

25 user reviews 4

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.

Tonight Josephine

285 user reviews 4

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.

@ Secret private venue on Fri, 31st Dec 2021 @ 21:00 - 4:00

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.

@ The Willows on Fri, 31st Dec 2021 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

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.

@ Callooh Callay on Fri, 31st Dec 2021 @ 19:00 - 2:00

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.

@ Trapeze on Fri, 31st Dec 2021 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

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.

Electric Shuffle

38 user reviews 5

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.