Embark on a weekend-long cocktail journey through multiple rooms teeming with immersive experiences and cutting edge cocktails from some of London's finest bars.
- The Vaults, Leake St, Lambeth, London, SE1 7NN
- 04/04/2019 to 06/04/2019
Book via cocktailsinthecity.com
Cocktails in the City London returns for it's spring edition, set to be bigger and bolder than ever.
Transforming the Vaults in Waterloo - an underground warren of railways arches and secret passageways - into a maze of sensory drinks experiences with each arch offering new bars and cocktails to discover, perfect for the cocktail curious. Sip your way through show-stopping cocktails, discover hidden rooms, and witness London’s cocktail making elite in action as each bar competes to be crowned best bar.
New for 2019...
Get lost in the Secret Garden and discover a world full of flora and fauna, overflowing with plants and botanicals. Explore B&H Buildings’ sensory Greenhouse on the mezzanine where you can choose your garnishes from the hanging plants or discover new botanical cocktails with Mr Fogg’s and enjoy it in the garden.
Party hard in The Good Times Vault, with favourite party bars such as London Cocktail Club, then witness cocktail wizardry in the Experimental Lab, where you'll learn from the famed industry mavericks driving the city’s cocktail trends.
Pretend you’re famous in the House of Luxe, before heading back in time with Cahoots as they bring their underground tube carriage to the iconic London venue to create the Underground Bunker.
The Hidden Gems area sees pop-ups from those bars in further afield boroughs and there will also be a Negroni Bar brought all the way from Italy!
Also new for this year are The Tasting Flights, which means you can sample three cocktails and pick your favourite for just £7.50, as well as the Sensory Cocktail Journey where sight, sound, touch and smell are used to craft bespoke cocktails based on your emotion.
Be the first to try new signature serves from a plethora of cocktail bars, whilst indulging in a delicious selection of food from London's hottest restaurateurs and taste-testing new spirits in the Tasting Rooms. This year’s award winning bar line-up includes the likes of Ella Canta, Cahoots, Heads and Tails, B&H Buildings and Mr Fogg’s all creating new exclusive signatures serves to win the cocktail votes of festival goers - more bars to be announced soon!