Activity bars are popping up across the capital offering healthy competition to accompany a night out. Some adapt traditional sports to the bar environment, others think outside the box to mix childhood memories with after work drinks. Book your table/court/lane for this Friday.
Flight Club is a Social Darts venue located just around the corner from One Crown Place. Social Darts is played in an area called an ‘oche’ which is the space from the throw line to the dartboard and includes your own seating area. Each oche can sit up to 20 guests and includes multiple games, instant scoring and a slick and intuitive user interface. Prices from £15 an hour per oche.
2A Worship St, EC2A 2AH
Following the success of the Farringdon branch, Bounce opened in Old Street in late 2015. Excellent food and drink are at the heart of it’s offer alongside pingpong tables and Wonderball, a group game, which uses projection mapping to create a giant computer game on a pingpong table! Prices from £21 a table per hour.
241 Old Street, EC1V 9EY
With one million balls, a 70 metre glowing UV mural on the walls, retro sweetie cocktails and pizzas, Ballie Ballerson is the first adult ball pit in London. As well as the main glowing ball pit there is a private pit for parties of up to 25 people and a golden pit for VIPs! Tickets from £5 for two hours and on Sundays they offer two hours of unlimited prosecco and unlimited pizza for £30.
113 Curtain Road, EC2A 3BS
Located in the heart of the City, next door to the Gherkin, Swingers is an immersive crazy golf experience. The venue incorporates two nine-hole courses – The Windmill and The Lighthouse. As well as five cocktail bars, a gin terrace and nightly DJ’s there is also a street food area with delicious eats from London favourites Pizza Pilgrims, DF Mexico and Patty & Bun.
8 Brown’s Buildings, EC3A 8AL
All Star Lanes
Situated in the middle of London’s Brick Lane, All Star Lanes mixes premium ten pin bowling experience with the finest diner cuisine, exquisite cocktails and great music. All Star Lanes also offers three bowling lanes in their ‘Penthouse’ private room; designed to accommodate groups of 100+ whilst still being a space to be enjoyed for a more intimate private party.
95 Brick Lane, E1 6QL