Best Events in March
Another winter draws to a close and it's time to pat yourself on the back; you made it. As the days get longer and the temperature ramps it up a few degrees, there's plenty of reasons to get out of the house and celebrate. This month, we're talking about the city's greatest cocktail party, Holi festivals, Game of Thrones parties and some of the biggest and best St. Patrick's Day events in the UK. There's absolutely loads to look forward to, so be sure to check out our completely hand-picked guide to things to do in London this March.
Last updated on 12th April 2018
Sail down the Thames on this amazing silent disco experience, as The Dutch Master (a two-storey boat; one is inside, don’t worry) perfect for drinking and dancing to several stations of great music.
Service is a shambles, the waiters are rude and there's no point in complaining - Faulty Towers the immersive dinner is back in London following a run of five-stars review. The dining experience brings the hit show to life with actors, three courses of delicious food and plenty of slapstick pandemonium.
For one of London's most epic experiences, step behind the screen and into the film as the folks behind Secret Cinema bring Bladerunner to life - get ready for a neon dystopia of replicants, cops and bad guys.
Reimagine is a unique live music event, where some of music’s most defining moments – from Destiny’s Child to Notorious B.I.G. – are brought to live with an amazing live orchestra.
One of the best events in March, An Evening of Meat takes the concept of dinner theatre to new heights. With an important political message, this unique event is a must-visit activity in London in 2018.
Join KERB’s quiz night this March as they boast an evening of six questions, cocktails, beers and free poppadum nachos, all while your drag queen host keeps you laughing through the night.
One of the best events in London in March, this cool and quirky musical from the team behind Frankenstein at The Windmill brings you a tale of teenage rebellion, love and rock'n'roll in one high-energy package.
Travel back into the time of baggy jeans and spiky hair as the 90s is coming back to life at The 90s Brunch. This throwback party features awesome food, an hour of bottomless cocktails and the chance to lip-synch battle with your fellow Nostalgia hunters.
With a passion for all things cosy and huge fans of arts and crafts, the team at the West Elm are hosting a series of knitting classes this March. From warming clothes to oversized heart cushions and plant hangers, these knitting classes offer a relaxed, easy-going way to let your creative side take control.
Get your Saturday partying started early with temper City's monthly event. The renowned restaurant is inviting in award-winning Battleacts to host the themed quiz, there's three courses of curry and bottomless bubbles.
Learn about some of the world's leading spirits at this great London cocktail class. Get great tips on how to taste and explore these drinks, and sample some cocktails as well at this fabulous event in London in March.
The Grand doesn’t do cinema screenings like anyone else: there’s unlimited popcorn, fancy dress, themed cocktails and drinking games during your favourite films, followed by an awesome after party.
One of the best upcoming events in London in March, this gorgeous and atmospheric live music event offers three stunning acts along with mulled wine, homemade food and a awe-inspiring venue.
March is the time for Supa Dupa Fly, the ultimate hip hop and RnB night out. Not only do you get the best soundtrack, with amazing people attending their events every month, but they attract big name talent like Rita Ora, Amerie and Professor Green.
This spring, why not try something new and see London in a different light? Hop aboard this speed boat and dash across the Thames for 15 minutes with an awesome soundtrack. Then you’ll head to dim sum haven Ping Pong for a delicious set menu.
Cabaret rarely is as sophisticated and entertaining as The London Cabaret Club. Diving into the rich cultural history of British culture, with each performance centred on a British theme, the company aims to deliver a sophisticated night of live entertainment while you dine on exquisite food.
Cabaret, cards, and burlesque and a number of other forbidden pleasures are to be expected Cellar Door's High Tea & Tease night. Open every Saturday, experience one of the most raucous displays of cabaret London has to offer from such performers Miss Daisy Page, Vicious Delicious and the legendary Beatrix Von Bourbon. Tickets include the show, casino chips and high tea with bubbles, finger sandwiches, cupcakes and tea.
Ever wanted to see the wonders of SEA LIFE after normal hours? Well, now you can, and you can stroll across the Shark Walk above the wonderful Pacific Reef where sharks are just inches from your feet. Travel the aquarium at your own pace, see the artic penguins, or Cuban crocodiles, drink your prosecco and have a magical evening.
The Exhibit is making sure your March is far from boring, with all kinds of activities ranging from life drawing classes to naked dating, as well as a tonne of cinema screenings from brunch till dinner.
Find paradise on earth with Musical Bingo, the mad fun and completely silly night that combines games, bingo, music, dancing on tables and random prizes.
If you need some laughs before spring really kicks in, Laugh Out London is here bringing the best alternative comedy nights around, having featured stars like Stewart Lee, Harry Hill, and Sara Pascoe in the past, you are guaranteed a hilarious night.
Looking forward to the big match? Don't miss a minute of the Joshua V Parker fight at Belushi's as the notorious London venues add beer, burgers and games.
This great March event in London is a dream day out for any gin fans. Join the knowledgeable bar staff at The Distillery for a gin-tasting where you'll sample four expertly paired gin and tonics, and learn the history of each.
Swing out of the weekend with the huge sounds of Atlantic Soul Orchestra as they play at the Jazz Cafe. The authentic soul band will be taking over the North London venue for an evening of electric songs, cocktails and hearty plates.
One of the best events coming up in London in March, this series of live events unites some of the best established and session musicians to pay tribute to some of music history's most influential acts.
Having been inspired by Noma and the Nordic Food Movement, talented chef Jonas Lorentzen is incorporating these principles into his work at Matr - a Danish supper club. Taking place in Belsize park, the evening is an intimate and enjoyable one, with seven courses of food, natural wines and lively chatter.
One of the best events coming up in London in March, this cute and cool supper club is a great way for food-enthusiasts to meet like-minded singles. Enjoy a delicious meal cooked by best friends Gabi and Luce and enjoy some chat with other London foodies.
Start your March mornings the best way: 36 floors in the sky, performing vinyasa flow style yoga, watching the sun rise, before enjoying a continental buffet breakfast.
Combine an hour of bottomless mimosas with two courses of delicious brunch food from the Ace Hotel and a mean hip hop and RnB soundtrack, and you get the ultimate brunch party: the Supa Dupa Brunch Party.
With David Lynch as the inspiration, you can expect a truly weird and wonderful show from top cabaret and burlesque performers, as they create a dark, troubling, and humorous cabaret experience.
Working to broaden the appeal and accessibility of opera, this great event in London in March will see the story of Hansel and Gretel told through the medium of opera at Hampstead's Peter Samuel Theatre.
This March be transported to the land of your favourite childhood fairy tales in this brunch spectacular. A theatrical troupe will perform the best fairy tale songs, while you sing along and sip delicious cocktails. You are also heavily encouraged to dress up – and there may be prizes for those who do the best!
Flight Club is the coolest thing for you to do in March, as not only do they have cool brunch socials with prosecco and great food, their innovative social darts is the best thing to do with friends.
Benoit Viellefon Hot Club take to the stage at Ronnie Scotts for one of the best events in March. Celebrate the beginning of Spring with these gypsy swing kings as they play tracks from their most recent album.
Good Ship Comedy at the Colonel Fawcett attracts some of the biggest in up-and-coming and as-seen-on-TV comedians, with people like John Robertson, Brendon Burns and Iain Stirling coming on the stage every Monday.
It's terrifying, it's fast-paced and it's utterly fun; Trapped in a Room with a Zombie is a high octane escape room experience. Taking place in Whitechapel, the game involves being locked in a room with a chained zombie - his chain is getting loser and loser and you have one hour to make it out alive.
Join this award-winning comedy night six days a week as they welcome comedians from famous shows like 8 Out of 10 Cats and Have I got News For You onto their stage – and it even includes entry into a club.
What better way to learn how to cook than from the culinary masters at the Japan Centre? Discover how to make miso like a pro or craft sushi like an expert, all with the help of their super-talented chefs.
Join the Sky Garden as they host a night of live music from upcoming acts, music from great DJs, and amazing cocktails from their mixologists. All of this while you admire one of the best views in the city.
Nothing says the best of London like enjoying morning tea and pastries from 155m above the city in the Sky Garden. Waking up bright and early won't be a chore once you see the breathtaking view and bustle of the city as the morning passes by underneath you. After tea, explore the landscape gardens that give the venue its name.
For some of the best events in London in March, head to this stunning rooftop garden for quirky botanical cocktails, delicious street food and a magical atmosphere.
Prepare those vocal cords for a karaoke experience billed as Sister Act meets Top of the Pops, you’ll be singing amazing songs, led by your spectacular host, to create one of the most euphoric singing nights ever.
With delicious food, bottomless cocktails and all the best tunes, the Garage Brunch is one of the best upcoming events in London in March. Dance yourself silly to your favourite garage tracks and fill your boots with plenty of brunch and booze.
Dress up in an orange jumpsuit and smuggle booze into prison in this infamous pop-up bar; Alcotraz is putting a different spin on London events in March with a unique, immersive, pop-up bar.
For a VIP look around on of London's most iconic attractions, this adults-only late-night jaunt at Madame Tussauds is just the ticket. Enjoy one of the city's most well-regarded exhibitions with a glass of Prosecco in hand at one of the best events in London this March.
Located in either Catford or Deptford, Little Nan is one of London's quirkiest bars. Paying homage to Pat Butcher, the bar is a tropical wonderland of teapot cocktails, afternoon teas, bottomless brunches and general fun.
This Autumn, gin-lovers from all over the capital can take part in a stunning masterclass that's taking place at the famous Half Hitch Micro Distillery in North London. Starting with a tasting of the distiller's best spirits, guests will then learn all about the history of this famous drink, before making their own bespoke gin using flavours and ingredients that they've brought from home. Relax, fill your head with intriguing facts and try your hand as a distiller at this fun North London event in March.
Join this super fun Hexogasm competition at Bounce Farringdon, where paired teams will go head-to-head on their Wonderball tables to win a £100 bar tab! And fortnightly winners will be invited back to the Grand Final for the chance to win a £500 ping pong party.
Join Nicole Line for one of her creative workshops, where you’ll learn to use professional equipment, source your own materials and set up a studio space at home, all while collaborating and sharing ideas with other artistic individuals.
Get stuck into Pitch this March, as they kick open spring with everything from raucous parties and great music to chilled out days, where you can hang out in their weather proof urban garden playing games, watching their gigantic screen and eating street food.
What happens when you combine bottomless rum punch with a three course Caribbean feast and tropical reggae music from top London DJs? Only one of the best brunches around.
From vegan supper clubs to bottomless brunches, this new culinary experience from the twin cannons of Little Nan’s Bars and Masala Wala Café has a whole of great London events this March for you to try out.
Jump aboard the vintage Routemaster as it takes you to some of London's major attractions, all while filling you in on plenty of gruesome and gory ghost stories.
Revolutionising the way we brunch and changing everything we come to know about boozy karaoke exploits, the Hip Hop Brunch collective are here to show you how they do brunch ... and boy it is good. With a menu of 'Dirty South' inspired lunch goodies you'll be going big here with bottomless cocktails to match before hitting out some serious lyrical flow with their hip hop karaoke.
From Tine Turner to David Bowie, Sounds Familiar Music Quiz is the gift that keeps giving. As well as being a brilliant night out, there's a quiz, great music, dancing on tables, plenty of silliness, and whole lot of fun.
Reverend JW Simpson will be hosting two very special drinks events in London in March. With a St Paddy's offering and a rum special, the bar's Spirited Sermons are a chance to get to know everything about your favourite spirit.
Indulge in a dinner at The Lampery as they treat you to a delicious three-course meal, as well as two hours of free-flowing prosecco, hosted under their beautiful indoor foliage canopy.
Catch screenings of some iconic movies this March in London. For three nights in March the Rivoli Ballroom will be showing Rebel Without A Cause, Fight Club and Pulp Fiction for your viewing pleasure. So grab a beer and some popcorn and settle in for the ride.
Not one for the fainthearted, Predator Adventures is the first of its kind in the UK. Jump in one of their crafts as they speed along the Thames and dive into the river as deep as 6ft.
Whether you're a novice or a connoisseur when it comes to vino, Bedales' Wine Tasting Workshop at Borough Market (March 9th) is a quirky, off-beat approach to wine-tasting and education that caters to all! Head down to take part in two hours of tasting whilst tucking into some light nibbles and sharing platters.
Discover a sinister evening of puzzle solving and ghostly encounters as master of supernatural Jack Daw leads you through the mystery of a missing child over 100 years ago. Afterwards, you’ll be treated to Victorian High Tea.