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The UK’s Best ‘No Kids Allowed’ Events

Kids, some love them, some hate them, and sometimes everyone just needs a break from them. Especially over the summer when schools are out for the summer and it feels like they are everywhere. That’s why we’ve scoured the UK for the best ‘No Kids Allowed’ events. Most of these events encourage you to release the ‘big kid’ hidden inside you. The best bit is you can reach them by train, allowing you to have a few ‘adult’ beverages at the event.

Roller Stop Roller Disco

Nearest Train Station: Dumbreck

Lace up your skates and boogie on down at Roller Stop’s Adults Roller Disco. Roller Stop put on many ‘adults only’ events throughout the year for you to roll on down too. Make sure you check their calendar before you attend as they also have a variety of themed nights throughout the year, including multiple retro roller nights.

Dino Snores for Grown-Ups @NHM_London

Nearest Train Station: West Brompton

Ever wanted your own night at the museum? Well now is your chance! Enjoy an evening full of music, food, science, art and cinema in one of the UK’s most prestigious museums. Bring your sleeping bag, settle down in Hintze Hall for the night and watch out for any prowling dinosaurs that may wake from their slumber.

Taskforce Paintball Zombie Event Date TBC @taskforcepb

Nearest Train Station: Bridgend

Be prepared the moment your drive through the front gates as Zombie Survival is not for the faint of heart. It’s time to unite as a team and work together to exterminate the zombie infestation that has taken over Taskforce Paintball. To survive you must bring your own torches, keep your wits among you and have the determination to survive the bleakness this event has in store for you.

PlayZone Adults Only Evenings Every Tuesday and Friday @ThePlayZone

Nearest Train Station: Cosham

Ever wondered what it would like to play about in an indoor adventure play area as an adult? Well wonder now more. Portsmouth’s PlayZone opens its door to adults only every Tuesday and Friday evening (8pm-11pm), providing the perfect place for you to get lost in childhood memories whilst also creating new ones. Not to mention that ‘happy hour’ occurs from 8-9:30pm with all alcoholic drinks being by one get one free.

London Zoo, Zoo Nights @zsllondonzoo

Nearest Train Station: Euston

It’s London Zoo like you’ve never seen it before. Explore the wildlife that call London Zoo home after hours, with fun tours and talks that are strictly certificate 18! Test your knowledge in Zooniversity Challenge or become an eco-detective with the interactive forensic trail. Once you’ve worked up an appetite you can feast from the street food vendors that will bring you dishes from around the world.

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Ballie Ballerson @BallieBallerson

Nearest Train Station: Shoredtich High Street

Want to re-live your childhood in an adult environment? Then Ballie Ballerson is the place to go. A ball pit cocktail bar with one million balls, retro sweetie cocktails and fantastic food, it's the perfect place to let loose. Found in Shoreditch, Ballie Ballerson is covered with a 70 metre glowing UV mural twisting around the walls and has masses of space and nostalgic hedonism with plenty of photo opportunities.

Neverland London @NeverlandLondon

Nearest Train Station: Wandsworth Town Station

Love the beach but want to enjoy it without kids running around? Then Neverland London's Fulham Beach Club is open every Wednesday to Sunday all summer. This urban getaway offers a delicious Bottomless Beach Brunch every Sunday, a pop-up restaurant, yoga sessions and more. You can even get an exclusive membership if you plan on chilling all summer long.

Science Museum @ScienceMuseum

Nearest Train Station: West Brompton

If you love science and can't get enough of the Science Museum, then this is one for you. With regular Science Museum Lates, you can enjoy after-hours theme nights every last Wednesday of every month. And the best bit, it's adults-only. With a variety of subjects and taking place, each night will be something new and entertaining. Plus, admission is free (although you may still need a ticket).

LEGOLAND Discovery Centre @LDCManchester

Nearest Train Station: Humphrey Park Station

Adult fans of LEGO, rejoice! Enjoy a themed night that's going building challenges, tutorials from Master Model Builders and special discounts on the first Wednesday of every month at LEGOLAND Discovery Centre in Manchester. Tickets are just £12 per person and you must be 18 years or older to attend.

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