Say goodbye to summer in style and get ready for all things autumn in London with our pick of the best events this September. From poking around Open House Weekend to glamming up for London Fashion Week, September eases us into the gloomier months with a feast of great things to do. And there's still a bit of outdoor fun to be had – get out and get stuck into the last of the capital's music festivals, night markets and outdoor London shindigs while you still can.
Our September 2016 highlights
Returning for another year, the Totally Thames festival graces the banks of the River Thames this September. Bigger than previous years, the celebration will take place across the whole of the month (Tue Sep 1–Wed Sep 30 2015) and is one of the many London events in September worth making a splash about.Read more
One of three Adventure Bars in London, this subterranean spot on Bedford Street brings a combination of cocktails, tunes, food and good times to Covent Garden. The food menu features dishes such as jerk skewers, burgers and sharing platters showcasing some of the mains as well as sides including sweet potato chips, sunshine slaw and rainbow peppers. The drinks list ranges from vodka shooters infused with strawberry bon bons or cookies and cream, to porn star martinis, caipirinhas, flaming zombies, sharing cocktails and beers from around the world. Selections from the cocktail list are available for £6 each during the extended happy hours.