Gay Clubs, Parties and Events in London

London has a vast clubbing scene that serves any taste and style of music you can think of. To keep this page manageable for travellers, we have limited it to the most popular gay clubs and parties. If you need a more complete list of all the hundreds of gay parties, grab a copy of London's weekly gay magazine QX.

Besides of the regular clubs and parties listed below there are also countless monthly or irregular parties, amongst others:
Lady Olé // Matinée London // Orange // Pink Glove // R & She // Trough // Urban World // WE Party London

Important note: Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, many places are closed or opening hours may have changed. Please check the websites and Facebook pages of the respective venues for the latest information.

Update 16 + 20 December 2020: By order of the British government, all bars, restaurants and non-essential shops in London have to stay closed until further notice.

Update 5 January 2021: new general lockdown and curfew in London until at least mid-February 2021.

Gay party for beefy guys and friends at the RVT in London Vauxhall.
Admission: 6-8 £
@ Royal Vauxhall Tavern 372 Kennington Lane
London SE11 5HY
Subway, Bus: Vauxhall

Monthly LGBTQ party with Asian music (Bollywood, Bhangra and Arabic) plus some R'n'B and Dance classics.
Check the Club Kali website for the next date and venue.

Admission: 7-12 £
@ London

Large gay clubbing location in London Vauxhall with several areas and cutting edge sound and light systems.
Some of the weekly parties are:
A:M – Friday night/Saturday morning 03:00 – 10:00, 8–15 £
Beyond – Sunday morning 04:00 – 12:00, 13–16 £
@ South Lambeth Road / Parry Street
London SW8 1RT
Subway, Bus: Vauxhall

London's gay mainstream party temple since decades.
ID card required for entry.
@ Under the Arches/Villiers Street
London WC2N 6NG
Subway: Charing Cross, Embankment

Popular party with lots of music from the 1970s. Unpretentious and quite trashy.
(But don't get wrong expectations from the name of the party...)
On Sundays at the Eagle London + special parties in different venues.
Admission: 6-8 £
@ Eagle London 349 Kennington Lane
London SE11 5QY
Subway, Bus: Vauxhall

TechHouse party in London Vauxhall, with mixed crowd.
Admission: 10-12 £
@ Union 66 Albert Embankment
London SE1 7TP
Subway, Bus: Vauxhall