We all know that the improvements in all online bingo games have been enormous for the past decade, but let’s see if land-based bingo has improved. The change in bingo culture that has taken place over the last few years is truly amazing.
While you will still find plenty of traditional bingo halls catering to those who prefer a quiet night out, there are now masses of special bingo events being held across the UK that cater for a new generation of player. Combining the much-loved game with a party atmosphere, these events are succeeding in attracting younger players looking for a raucous night out. Here we take a look at some of the top bingo events taking place in the UK.
Those who like hip-hop, alcohol and bingo, are going to love the Blingo events taking place in London. The evenings combine RnB music, a comedy show, and lip sync battles, and they are sure to have you in stiches of laughter thanks to the hosts of Grandma Flash and 87-year-old DJ Harry Spelvin.
Another excellent choice for those who want to combine bingo and booze is Hijingo in Shoreditch. Inspired by Tokyo nights, it offers two hours of bingo action together with an impressive cocktail menu, bottomless fizzy wine, and plenty of beer. Just make sure you remain sober enough to be able to read your bingo card.
If you enjoy bingo, drag shows, and London pubs, then this is the bingo event for you. The themed events take place in a number of pubs across London and bring together top entertainment from drag queens, together with the chance to win top bingo prizes.
If you are near London’s Archer Street in SW11 and you like music and bingo, then this is an event you are sure to love. Bringing together top prizes, unlimited pizza and unlimited drink, and live drag performances, it contains all the ingredients needed for a top night out.
There are a couple of Barrio venues in London, in Brixton and Soho, and if you want a scrumptious bingo brunch, then they are definitely worth a visit. Known for top burgers, gin cocktails, and old-school music, the brunches are the perfect accompaniment to bingo fun.
You don’t have to wait until the evening to attend a bingo event. The Buff Party Brunches are perfect if you want some daytime fun combining food, alcohol, and of course bingo. The events are known for their delicious snacks and pizzas, drag queen entertainment, and endless drinks. While it may not be the best way to start every day, it is certainly something worth considering for a slow weekend.
This event is taking place on 17 March 2023, so you better get tickets soon if you are interested. It will provide the perfect dose of 90s nostalgia hosted by Jimi Webb and Jamie’s Discos. Tickets range from £10 to £25, so be sure to book yours now before they sell out.
Bonkers Bingo events take place right across the UK so there is likely to be one close to you. They promise to deliver delicious food and drinks, irresistible music, loads of entertainment, and of course, plenty of chances to win.
Kevin & Perry are clearly popular with the bingo crowd and it seems no one is very far away from a bingo night featuring the 90s icons. These tribute nights take place at Mecca Bingo clubs across the UK and they are known for being a great night out.
There are Bada Bingo locations in Brighton, Edinburgh, Bristol and more. The evenings are celebrations of ‘Boss Babes’ and you can sing along to icons such as Beyoncé, Adele and Cardi, while drinking non-stop prosecco and enjoying plenty of bingo action.
The Town and Gown Pub & Theatre in Cambridge aims to attract locals and students with its themed bingo nights. For instance, it will soon be hosting a ‘Shell Suit Cher: I Believe in Bingo’ evening that promises to be packed with laughter, dancing, and loads of bingo prizes.
If you want a delicious meal together with a truly competitive bingo game, then visit Bario Watford. You can enjoy a two-course meal together with unlimited rum-spiced sangrias while competing with friends for some top prizes.
There are many more exciting bingo events taking place in the UK, such as the Sunday Funday events at Pulse in Cardiff each week. However, don’t worry if you can’t find one that is easy for you and your friends to attend. You can also enjoy action packed online bingo and you’ll find many of the top sites run special events that capture the social spirit perfectly.