We all know the days of hanging out at rooftop bars and beer gardens after work are over (sad face).
But this doesn’t mean you can’t have fun with your mates as the cold takes hold this Christmas!
And that’s why we’ve handpicked some of the best Christmassy experiences for you to pack into those festive winter evenings.
Bring along your favourite festive tipple and let the christmassy feels begin and get creative with the tradition of wreath making.
Join Token Studio as they guide you through making your own Christmas wreath made out of fresh flowers, foliage, herbs and spicy decor to hang on your door.
Handcrafted, eco-friendly and a little bit boozy... what’s not to love!?
View on AVA A Christmas Carol: An Immersive Dining Experience Festive Cheer and Festive Dining Mayfair, £££ Watch a film and a cosy night in? Bah! Humbug!
Come and enjoy this timeless Dickensian classic, but not as you know it...
Served over a 3-course Christmas feast you’ll watch live performances featuring your favourite festive grump, Scrooge, as well as partaking in Christmas songs and parlour games to cheer him up!
Check them out Rotate’s Festive Bottomless Brunch Burgers, brunch and booze! Shoreditch, £ Curating and ‘rotating’ its food, drinks and music, Rotate is the freshest place in Shoreditch...no scrap that, London!
For their festive bottomless brunches, their kitchen resident, Le Bun, will bring you the juiciest burgers in town to go along with two full hours of bottomless Prosecco, Mimosas, Mulled Wine, Craft beer and Bloody Marys!
It’s definitely not one to miss this winter!
P.S Get your mates to come in their best Christmas jumpers to receive a bonus shot!
View on AVA Skuna Hot Tub Boats Warm up for winter! Multiple London Locations, ££ Yeh, you’re going to think we’re crazy but a hot tub, endless booze and London’s skyline is the perfect Friday evening in our eyes (whatever the weather).
As one of London’s most unique experiences, you can’t miss out on sinking a few cold ones and soaking up on some culture along the way in these floating hot tubs around London.
So, grab your mates and float along London’s canals with your own bottles of bubbly and beers. You'll even get some festive santa hats to keep your head warm!
Don’t forget your beer jackets (and goggles) and get ready to be the captain to your very own hot tub boat!
View on AVA ICEBAR London The perfect winter evening Mayfair, £ Maybe you're not quite up for a hot tub boat, but still want some chills and thrills...
This unique bar is (exactly what it says it is…) made out of ice!
Their team of ice artists, designers and mixologists create a pretty cool bar filled with impressive sculptures and glasses so you can enjoy a fresh cocktail in -5C.
You’ll be equipped with an ice cape and gloves plus your first cocktail’s included!
Check them out New Motion Fitness Warming up and working out Vauxhall, ££ Need to work off some of the Christmas food and booze?
Then head straight to New Motion Fitness to get ‘mistle-toned’ in these quirky gym classes.
You’ll feel like your in a club in this 25,000 LED lightbox studio with live DJs blaring the tunes and with the energy to match from their amazing trainers, you will definitely not be losing motivation in these fun workout classes!
View on AVA Gamma Gamma’s 8-course festive tasting menu Did we just say 8 courses? YEP Soho, £££ Tired of turkey for your Friendmas dinner? Gamma Gamma’s festive tasting menu is like no other. Their chefs weave in and out of cultures to deliver a Christmas feast combining flavours from across the globe.
With a glass of Prosecco on arrival, enjoy a wonderful evening in this brilliant restaurant that’s authentic atmosphere will take you on a pan-Asian journey.
If you’ve never tried Gamma Gamma, then it’s definitely one to tick off this Christmas!
View on AVA Melt’s BYOB Chocolate Masterclass Chocolate and booze? What’s not to love! Notting Hill, £ For all you chocoholics out there (and we know there’s a lot of you), we have the perfect masterclass to put you in choccy heaven.
Melt’s expert chocolatiers will help you create your very own bar of luxurious chocolate and teach you the whole process from bean to bar.
Melt also welcome you to bring along a bottle of wine or beer to heighten your senses whilst you partake in their blind taste-test!
View on AVA The Chocolate Cocktail Club Even more boozy, chocolate heaven! Farringdon, £ Combining everyone's two favourite things, venture over to this pop-up cocktail club in Farringdon and try their chocolate twists on classic cocktails.
Whether you want to feel cosy and warm with their creamy and intense drinks, or stay icy and stick to their cool and refreshing ones, each cocktail is garnished with a treat to get your tastebuds flowing.
The chocolate choices are endless with chocolate beer, chocolate wine, chocolate shots, chocolate g&t… you get the idea.
So get ready for a night of boozy chocolate heaven!
Check them out Skylight Huts & Igloos The perfect winter evening Wapping, £££ Feel completely christmassy at Skylight’s this winter by getting cosy in their huts and igloos!
With views for days over London, enjoy drinks and wintertime treats all evening with your mates after work.
You can even book onto the ice skating and glide along to panoramic views but no Bambi’s allowed!
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