Daytime Events in London

Not everything has to be about partying until the early hours of the morning and while London's nightlife industry has never been better, sometimes you just can't wait. There are so many different things to do in London before the sun goes down, from bottomless brunches to quirky activities and immersive experiences. If you're feeling a bit bored, check out this list of daytime events in London and have fun 24/7 in the big smoke.

Last updated on 24th December 2021

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

672 user reviews 4

If you're looking for a wonderfully bizarre way to spend your Saturday afternoons, be sure to check out the Hip Hop Brunch. The winning combination of delicious, Southern-inspired food and some of the best hip hop tunes from across the decades will leave you feeling fresh and full of swagger. 

The Big Bakes

1267 user reviews 5

Fancy yourself something of a cake connoisseur? Head over to The Big Bakes where this quirky daytime event is letting you battle it out with your friends to secure the crown. All ingredients, equipment and aprons are provided, and each month sees a fun new theme.

Garage Brunch

669 user reviews 4

Get your afternoon drink on at this awesome London daytime event. Sit down to a two-course meal and bottomless cocktails, but be prepared to dance in your seat throughout the experience as the Garage Brunch MCs bring you some of the nation's best classic garage tracks.

The 90's Brunch

228 user reviews 3

The 90s Brunch brings an off-the-chain retro-inspired daytime event to London. Taking guests way backstreet back (alright!) to this glorious decade, the event is made up of classic tunes, delicious platters of nostalgic food and an hour of bottomless cocktails.

See Your City

59 user reviews 4

Experience London in a whole new light with one of these excellent city walking tours. From getting up close and personal with Harry Potter shoot locations, to sampling some of the finest cheese purveyors in town, it's a great day out for locals and tourists alike. 

Pasta Remoli

15 user reviews 5

At Pasta Remoli's masterclasses in Ealing Broadway, you'll get to learn how to prepare the perfect fresh tagliatelle, or ravioli and tortellini, depending on which class you decide to take. Afterwards, try your creations alongside wine with the other students.

All Star Lanes Events

34 user reviews 4

If you fancy a bit of a daytime sesh, check out All Star Lanes' events. Across their various London sites, you can enjoy boozy brunches, including Hazy Sessions with endless Goose Island Pitchers, the fabulous Sunday Soul that features live music and many more.

When it comes to the best daytime events in London, you can't go wrong with Sherlock: The Official Live Game. Channel your inner detective at this immersive experience from the minds behind the hit TV show, unlocking challenges with original content from some of its biggest stars.

Electric Shuffle

38 user reviews 5

Is the weekend really complete without brunch? We certainly don't think so. Get your boozy fix with flowing prosecco and paddle pizzas at Electric Shuffle, as the hotspot brings you live DJs, dancefloors and digital shuffleboard in all its glory for one banging daytime event.

Switch up your usual daytime antics and pay a visit to Antillean in Southwark. This popular restaurant and bar is sure to get your weekend started with a bang, as it promises free flowing signature cocktails and impressive Caribbean plates to a lively soundtrack of groovy tunes. 

AIM Escape

6 user reviews 5

Keep it quirky with this daytime experience which offers players an unparalleled combination of immersion and technology to create a unique escape room. With four different themed games to choose from, you'll be amazed by the problem-solving and challenges you'll face. 

Bashment Brunch

52 user reviews 4

Some of the best daytime events in London come from Bashment Brunch, where Carnival vibes are always guaranteed. Say cheers to the weekend with Caribbean brunch plates, unlimited rum punch and a soundtrack of reggae, soca and dancehall hits.

Biscuiteers is a must for anyone searching for fun daytime events in London, offering quirky icing workshops from its home in Notting Hill and Northcote Road. Complete with cups of tea, a certificate of excellence and your own biscuit tin, it's one wholesome experience. 

The Brixton Courtyard is a socially distant outdoor experience and a new way to party in South London. Head over for a plethora of daytime and evening events, with world-class DJs, craft beverages, cocktails and multiple street food traders all in a safe setting. 

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Treat yourself to an afternoon of cooking concoctions at ABQ, the world's first immersive molecular cocktail bar. Create and infuse your own drinks to hip-hop tunes at Hackney Funhouse, giving you the perfect opportunity to unleash a little creativity and get your daytime drink on. 

If you're looking for unique things to do in London, you should check out Prendergast. The South London spot is the location of Greenwich Pantry's interactive cooking workshops; think healthy eating, fermentation, sushi-making, pastry classes and plenty more daytime fun. 

Thames Rockets

40 user reviews 5

Hop aboard the Thames Rockets for an unforgettable day out in London, where you'll whizz along the iconic river and pass some of the city's most recognisable sights, from Big Ben to Tower Bridge. The 50-minute experience will provide a history lesson like no other from a speedboat.

The ultimate rooftop destination for daytime events in East London, Skylight is a Tobacco Dock staple with a sky-high ice rink, private igloos, indoor croquet and outdoor pétanque. Need more reason to visit? The venue hosts regular quizzes and cocktail classes to have a crack at. 

These guys are not messing about when it comes to brunch. This daytime event is combining a large selection of house drinks, a great selection of pizzas and party antics for guests to enjoy, and in true Lucky Voice style, the entire thing will be rounded off with an hour of karaoke. 

The Secret City

5 user reviews 5

The Secret City is inviting you to get outside and discover the hidden gems that lie on your doorstep with their interactive treasure hunts. Trails and clues will be sent directly to your phone, meaning you can kick off a new adventure at any time - with the options to add pub stops along the way.

Flight Club

513 user reviews 5

Everyone gets bored in the day trying to negotiate when it's acceptable to crack a drink out. There's none of that at Flight Club now they bring you their very own brunch sessions across the weekend, think of it as a pizza party fuelled by prosecco and some serious darts throwing.


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Shakeeoke is hosting a couple of immersive cocktail experiences over in Soho and Shoreditch. Starting at 1pm, you will get a tasty tipple on arrival, learn how to shake up six different mixes while singing along to cracking tunes and tuck into Pizza Pilgrim slices.

BucketRace Public Events

10 user reviews 5

Looking for something fun to do in London? Get involved in the Bucket Race, where the aim of the game is to complete all the challenged and score the most points. Working in teams, you'll need to do things like play video games, hail a black cab and start a party on a bus.

Historic London Tours

39 user reviews 5

A must for history lovers, Historic London Tours will give you insight into our capital's past. During the two-hour trips, you'll be shown everything from the area's oldest pub and grizzly execution sites to Roman ruins and notorious slums.

Starting at St Paul's, this unique cross-city challenge will be getting you to grips with the city in a less than conventional manner. Head out across London on the trail of some thieves hellbent on pulling the greatest heist in history and solve clues in a challenge to put a stop to them.

On the hunt for fun daytime events in London this summer? What's The Motive have a whole host of unmissable events that are sure to get you grooving. From day parties to boozy brunches, check out what unique concepts they have in store.