We put on dating parties that people WANT to go to. No lame bars, no red straws, no 2 minute speed dates. Vetted members can bring guests, or invites can be obtained by application through the website.
Private Party at Soho House’s The Apartment, Hoxton Hotel, Holborn – Friday 25th September
We are taking over The Apartment at The Hoxton Holborn for a HOUSE PARTY for Social Concierge members and guests.
We will also be celebrating the launch of #TheEligibles, our search for London’s 1000 most eligible singles.
This is a members’ only event. You can apply to join HERE.
Supperclub at Jones Family Project- Thursday 20th August, Shoreditch
We hosted a big summer supperclub in the decadent dining rooms at Jones Family Project.
The theme was ‘Just Friends’ so guests came with a platonic friend to pass on to someone else.
This was a members’ only event. You can apply to join HERE.
Japanese Cocktail Hour – Thursday 23rd July, Sake No Hana, St James’
Turner Prize winner Grayson Perry hosted a party at Sake No Hana for 98 eligible City guests.
The first drink was a Coupette No. 3 and the afterparty was at Mahiki and Dover Street Arts Club.
Tatler pictures here.
Summer Cocktail Party – Friday 19th June, Blind Spot at St Martin’s Lane Hotel
Blind Spot is a new speakeasy with dark, sexy vibes, plush furnishings and potent cocktails.
We hosted a drinks party for 140 guests and sipped on champagne and cognac.
Check out the pics here.
Speakeasies and Scotch- Friday 22nd May at GOAT, Chelsea
We channeled speakeasy vibes and sipped on the Whiskey Sours with hints of plum and honey at one of our favourite West London bars, GOAT Chelsea.
100 guests and an incredible amount of sparks.
Spring Fling- Friday 17th April at Casa Negra, Shoreditch
We descended on Casa Negra’s Playroom for a tequila-fuelled drinks party for 100.
Things got pretty wild, pretty quick and it was one of our most fruitful parties yet.
Just Friends: Part IV – Friday 20th March at Beaver Lodge, Chelsea
With ‘Just Friends’ events, the idea is to book with a member of the opposite sex who you don’t want to date.
Chelsea’s new playpen Beaver Lodge set the tone and loosened up the crowd.
Check out the pics, here.
The V Day Bash – Saturday 14th February at MODE, Notting Hill
We took over Notting Hill’s glamourous MODE for a cocktail party for 100, spilling into the night and onto the dancefloor.
There were number swaps, dance floor kisses and a few cabs home together…
SC Hits NYC – Friday 6th February at No.8, Chelsea
SC launched in New York with an invite-only dating party at Chelsea’s infamous nightclub No. 8.
We took over our infamous ‘Just Friends’ parties for a very late night of drinking and mingling.
The idea is to come with someone of the opposite sex you don’t want to date.
City’s Most Eligible Bachelor Wrap Party – Friday 9th January at South Place Hotel, Moorgate
We took over the Secret Garden at South Place Hotel for a cocktail party to celebrate the end of our search for The City’s Most Eligible Bachelor.
Welcome drinks, 80 singles and King Bachelor himself.
Xmas Bash: Saturday 6th December 2014 at The Balfour Bar, Farringdon
We took over the Balfour Bar at St Bart’s Brewery for a Workers Gone Wild’ drinks affair – shirts and pencil skirts, Santa hats and a pinch of debauchery.
Check out the pictures here.
The Vampire Ball: Friday 31st October at GOAT, Chelsea
Our annual Vampire Ball is a debauched night of potent drinks, dark corners and slick eligibles. 140 guests attended, sipping on True Blood cocktails and partying into the night.
Just Friends – Part Three: Saturday 27th September at MODE, Notting Hill
We descended on Mode for a cocktail party for 80 people – followed by a late night on the dance floor. The Just Friends idea is to come with a member of the opposite sex who you don’t want to date. One person’s trash…
SC Third Birthday Party at Casa Negra: Friday 12th September
We celebrated our 3rd birthday party with 250 guests, sweets from Candy Kittens and el Jimador cocktails. The party went on till 3am, with several guests slipping off into the night together. Check out the pics.
SC Members’ Cocktail Party at The Library: Friday 15th August
We hosted an elegant drinks party for 50 at new private members’ club The Library on St Martin’s Lane. Guests drank Vodka/Aperol/Grapefruit welcome cocktails and enjoyed an evening of mingling in a very good looking and artsy setting.
Friday 18th July: Just Friends – Part Two – DISCO London
The idea of a Just Friends party is to book with a member of the opposite sex who you don’t want to date. Guests sipped on Harvey Wallbangers, danced to disco music and got real friendly. Check out the Tatler pics.
Saturday 31st May: Just Friends Party
We hosted our first trash/treasure party where guests bring someone of the opposite sex who they don’t want to date. Guests sipped on punch, partner swapped and danced to Brazilian beats later on as the club filled. Sign up to our newsletter for alerts.
Wednesday 21st May: Technically Single
A tech geek dating night at Old Street’s Common Bar, where digital geeks found their other halves and chatted algorithms over half priced cocktails. This was part of our monthly series of net-twerking events, where singles from specific industries meet over drinks. Sign up to our newsletter for more events.
Thursday 17th April: Spring Fling at DISCO London
We held a drinks party at DISCO London in Soho to kick off the bank holiday. It was studio 54 meets Made in Chelsea. Numbers were exchanged, crowd mixologists did the intros and some revellers stayed on past 11 to make the most of the club. Check out the coverage in Tatler.
V Day Cocktail Party at Kench and Bibesy, 14th Feb 2014
We took over secret cocktail bar Kench and Bibesy for a night of Negronis, champagne cocktails and boozy mingling. The boys came on time, the girls were fashionably late, several dates were set up afterwards and one couple fell for each other. See the pictures here.
Retox Supperclub at Hally’s, 7th February 2014
We hosted a 30 person dinner at Hally’s serene Californian shack in West London. Followed by an afterparty at Raffles. It was a retox/detox theme, with fruity cocktails, fresh salads, steak and litres of wine. Check out the pictures from the night.
Spring Fling at the Love Shake, 25th April 2013
We took over Shoreditch’s Love Shake for a hipster drinks party for 50 people intent on toasting Thirsty Thursday. The red lighting and boozy milkshakes set the tone for Bain boys to seduce a handful of dancers, and civil servants to swoon over the novelist. Pictures here.
Finance and Fashion, 21st March 2014
The dark and sexy Vaults under members club Home House hosted an intimate party of 60. Fashionistas mingled with financiers, with Mr Porter, ASOS, Barclays and Goldman representing. See pictures from the night.
Social Concierge Hera Party, 31st January 2014
We put on a night for women only – lesbian, bi-sexual and bi-curious at the smart Welly Club in Knightsbridge. It was an intimate affair, with several passionate hook ups and some new friends made. See the pictures.
Valentines Supperclub, Saturday February 16th 2013
We hosted a private Valentine’s day dinner for 24 singles, hosted by London’s supperclub scenester Uyen Luu. After a prosecco drinks reception, guests enjoyed 6 courses, lots of wine, seat swapping, and an afterparty at Netil House. For some, the night lasted from 7pm till 7am, when we had to kick the last datelings out of our house.
The Vampire Ball, Saturday October 27th 2012
We hosted an elegant, black themed Halloween affair at The Lucky Pig basement bar in Fitzrovia. Guests went to town on an open prosecco bar and dedicated SC cocktails, then made the most of the dark corners for deep chats and a lot of kissing. Check out the bar for dates.
The Valentines Ball, Saturday 11th February 2012
Our second drinks party was held at newly opened Soho prohibition bar, The Lucky Pig, a dark, cosy, creative space with glorious cocktails and plush private booths. Over 80 singles attended, resulting in some tipsy kisses, exchanged numbers and even a bit of dancing at the end. Check out the bar.
Launch party pics, September 3rd 2011, Barts prohibition bar
Want to get involved?
Parties are by invite-only, for members and their guests. If interested in attending, just fill in the membership form and we’ll get in touch!