Fun things to do in London

Aug 9, 2021 | Things to do

Lockdown is over – want to get out and about in London? Try out these super fun activities with your friends!

Ballie Ballerson

Home to one million balls and where a signature glow ball pit is housed in a huge mirrored cage, Ballie Ballerson is one quirky night out in London. You’ll get to jump head‑first into a unique experience complete with a hit soundtrack and retro sweet‑inspired cocktails from the bar.

Swingers - West End

Fitted with cute bars, yummy street food and loads of photo opportunities, Swingers combines crazy golf with good times. Don’t get too competitive though!

Swingers - City

Fitted with cute bars, yummy street food and loads of photo opportunities, Swingers combines crazy golf with good times. Don’t get too competitive though!

Skuna BBQ Boat

London’s most unique, exhilarating outdoor experience. Sailing fun for all on your own Skuna BBQ Boat our self drive electric BBQ Boat is fully equipped, get ready to sail & grill, relax and enjoy the sights of West India Quay in Canary Wharf.

The Big London Bake

If baking is a no‑brainer for you, or you really think it’s about time you tried, this cooking experience is not one to be missed. Go head to head with your mates in themed challenges as you whisk and stir your way to possible victory in a mega marquee.

Roller Nation

Take part in the ultimate roller disco experience, with a modern twist. Recognised as the largest permanent skate rink in London, Roller Nation houses an extensively stocked bar and huge outdoor space sound racked by a banging playlist to keep you grooving

Otherworld

Escape the humdrum of everyday life at the uber‑sleek VR arcade Otherworld. Boasting 14 space‑aged themed immersion rooms, this place lets you fly to other solar systems, battle zombies or explore other lands ‑ all from your tiny booth in Haggerston.

Ballie Ballerson

Home to one million balls and where a signature glow ball pit is housed in a huge mirrored cage, Ballie Ballerson is one quirky night out in London. You’ll get to jump head‑first into a unique experience complete with a hit soundtrack and retro sweet‑inspired cocktails from the bar.

Location

97-113 Curtain Rd, EC2A 3BS

Opening hours

Monday to Wednesday: closed
Thursday: 6-11pm
Friday: 6pm-2am
Saturday: 6pm-2am
Sunday: 5.30-10.30pm

Swingers

Fitted with cute bars, yummy street food and loads of photo opportunities, Swingers combines crazy golf with good times. Don’t get too competitive though!

Location

West End: 15 John Prince’s St, W1G 0AB

City: 8 Brown’s Buildings, EC3A 8AL

Opening hours

Monday to Tuesday: closed
Wednesday: 3pm-12am
Thursday to Friday: 1:30pm-1am
Saturday: 10:30am-1am
Sunday: 12-9:30pm

Skuna BBQ boat

London’s most unique, exhilarating outdoor experience. Sailing fun for all on your own Skuna BBQ Boat our self drive electric BBQ Boat is fully equipped, get ready to sail & grill, relax and enjoy the sights of West India Quay in Canary Wharf.

Location

West India Quay, Off Hertsmere Rd, E14 4AL

Opening hours

Every day: 9am-10pm

The Big London Bake

If baking is a no‑brainer for you, or you really think it’s about time you tried, this cooking experience is not one to be missed. Go head to head with your mates in themed challenges as you whisk and stir your way to possible victory in a mega marquee.

Location

The Castle, 38 Tooting High St, SW17 0RG

Opening hours

Refer to website for next availability

Roller Nation

Take part in the ultimate roller disco experience, with a modern twist. Recognised as the largest permanent skate rink in London, Roller Nation houses an extensively stocked bar and huge outdoor space sound racked by a banging playlist to keep you grooving

Location

117 Bruce Grove, N17 6UR

Opening hours

Monday: 7-11pm
Tuesday: closed
Wednesday: 7-11pm
Thursday: 7pm–12am
Friday: 7pm–12am
Saturday: 12–2:30pm, 3–5:30pm, 7pm–12am
Sunday: 7–9:45pm

Otherworld

Escape the humdrum of everyday life at the uber‑sleek VR arcade Otherworld. Boasting 14 space‑aged themed immersion rooms, this place lets you fly to other solar systems, battle zombies or explore other lands ‑ all from your tiny booth in Haggerston.

Location

336 Acton Mews, E8 4EA

Opening hours

Monday to Thursday: 4–10pm
Friday to Saturday: 11am–12am
Sunday: 11am–11pm

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