Whim Social - Discover nearby

Discover nearby live music, food deals, drink specials, outdoor activities and social distanced events.

Find out what people in your local city are up to right now on Whim. On Whim, you can get and create real-time updates on things to do in your city and see what’s happening nearby on a map.

Whim provides you with a socialview of what’s happening nearby on maps so you can explore your neighborhood. Moment by moment, interesting things to do are happening around you in your local community. It’s time to get out there, discover and share what’s happening nearby so your friends can see what things actually look like.

With Whim, you can:

Find local events or social activities nearby on maps
Send a live update about an event to people nearby
See the best food and drinks to try in your city
Discover nearby performances or activities outdoors
Share videos and photos of what you find as you explore
Decide what to do based on how close or far it is from you on the map
See videos and photos others are posting to know what a place really looks like
Connect with local creators and explorers

What things to do can you find on Whim?

Live music nearby
Your favorite ice cream shop’s pop up stand at an outdoor event
Drive-in theaters, farmer’s markets, special events in the park
Outdoor social activities like yoga, dance and other fitness classes
Performers doing outdoor pop up shows
Your local area’s best food and drink specials of the day
Food trucks and where they are on the map now

Whim is for creators, musicians, artists and performers.

As a creator on Whim, you have the unique opportunity to share what you are up to with everyone who is nearby. The best part? It’s free. Whim is 100% free to use.

Post on Whim right before you’re about to go busking or perform live music. Share your location on the map so people nearby can discover you. Ask your fans to follow you on Whim so they’ll get notified when you are out doing a show or playing live music.

Connect with other creators to see what they’re up to in the local community. Look at the map to see a socialview of what’s happening nearby and get inspired to go out and create. Discover nearby things to do with your friends. See what social distanced activities there are, from dancing in the park to pop up foodie events.

Use the maps to see what photos and videos people are posting around you to know what different places and activities look like, who’s there, and if it's the kind of environment you’re looking for.

Download the Whim app for free now.

See what people are saying about Whim:

GREAT app!!
“This app is so easy to use and you can see what’s going on around you without any problems. You can see a preview of photos, which makes it super easy and fun to navigate. You can also categorize things you’re doing such as outdoor vibes, food, etc., making the app super organized. It’s an awesome way to find out what’s going on in Charleston—the best city in the world!” - Gracecollins243

“No other app does what Whim Social does as well as Whim Social does it. This app combines geo-locating and photo/video/comment/review social media platforms into one handy and super user-friendly tool, making it a breeze to discover the best of what’s happening in real time from other local users just like you!” - Smide3579


Whim is live and available to use anywhere. As a new app, Whim has been focused on what’s happening in a few cities to start: Charleston, SC, San Diego, CA and now New York City. If you download the Whim app and don’t see anything happening on the map, that means you’re the first creator in your city. You get to be your city’s insider and share videos and photos of the best things to do in your city now.

It’s time to stop reading. Get on the Whim app, share and discover nearby things to do, see and have now.
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What's New

* bugfix: one column feed pagination
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Additional Information

February 20, 2021
Current Version
Requires Android
5.0 and up
Content Rating
Interactive Elements
Users Interact
Offered By
Wander Technologies
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