Christmas Eve Parties in London

Twiddling your thumbs for things to do before the big day? Just because things are a little more Silent Night than Jingle Bell Rock this year, doesn't mean you can't still have a nut-cracking time out in the capital. From boozy brunches in private igloos to yuletide cocktails in the slammer, here's our list of top Christmas Eve events and parties in London that'll get your festivities off to a flying start.

Last updated on 21st December 2021

Flight Club

513 user reviews 5

Head on over to Flight Club this festive season for a good old fashioned knees-up to celebrate Christmas Eve. Go head-to-head with pals over high-tech darts, or head over to Shoreditch for afternoon fizz and a £10 lunch deal.

Shake things up this 24th December with an afternoon at Alcotraz's immersive cocktail experience. Up there for quirky Christmas activities in London, the prison-themed event will have you feeling jolly as you sip on festive cocktails whilst dressed in surprisingly fetch overalls.

The Silent Disco Boat

9 user reviews 4

The Silent Disco Boat is home to one of the best Christmas Eve parties in London, offering amazing views and a dance-worthy playlist of party classics. Raise a glass to the festive season this winter from an unforgettable setting, with yuletide cheer aplenty. 


77 user reviews 4

Offering the winning combo of rounds of shuffleboard and slap-up Christmas dining, Greenwood is one of the best places to go come 24th December. Join them for seasonal bites, refreshing sips and plenty of entertainment to see you well into the big day.

Wicked Student Nights

52 user reviews 3

Did somebody say Christmas Eve rave? Big Night Out did. Make your way to XOYO, a fan-favourite, which is located in the heart of London and has also been voted as one of the top 10 clubs in the world. Be sure to satisfy your house, UK garage and bassline cravings at this non-stop party.

Darcie & May Green

65 user reviews 5

All great Christmas Eve parties in London start with a bottomless brunch. Cue Darcie & May Green: a stunning Paddington boat restaurant serving up some much-needed sunshine vibes, delicious Australian scran and 90 minutes of free-flowing prosecco and mimosas all week long

Map Maison

65 user reviews 4

East London's Map Maison is putting on a whole host of events to keep you entertained this Christmas. Hit up the award-winning cocktail spot for one of their bottomless brunches, whisky masterclasses or afternoon teas.

Socialite Connections

3 user reviews 5

If you're knocking around in Islington this festive period, get yourself to cosy boozer Alwyne Castle for Socialite Connections' Christmas Eve drinks. You'll be rocking around the Christmas tree with other professionals, all to the tune of classic festive hits.

If you're searching for Christmas Eve private hire options? The Islington Metal Works is a firm choice. This quirky North London venue will have you drinking, dancing and getting well into the festive feel in a quirky underground warehouse space that can be kitted out to your needs.