Goddamn if this hasn't been one of the longest winters. Ready to crack a few out in a beer garden? Us too. Here's where to find some of the very best this spring in the city. Don't worry though, we doubt the heaters will be going back in just yet.
Top 20 Things To Do This Spring
Spring has finally sprung in London, so ditch those heavy winter jackets and opt for a light little number, all before getting familiar with some of the city's best events. From brand new pop-ups that promise the best of the season, to unique theatre shows and must-try food events, there's no shortage of ways to get familiar with the capital in the midst of spring, so we chose 20 of the best.
One for your spring bucket list, the London Margarita Rumble is offering you the chance to soak up 2 hours of bottomless cocktails as the city's top bars and restaurants battle it out for the title of best margarita. Think tacos, tequila and bank holiday vibes.
One of London's most unique rooftop drinking spots, Skylight offers bookable booths and daybeds, alongside lawn games, customisable drinks packages and some of the city's finest views.
Along with some very sexy rooms to rest your head, these hotels have rooftop hangouts that are perfect for stepping into spring in style. We've rounded up our ten favourite, from Shoreditch hotties through to an initiative doing good in Royal Docks.
Doing it for the 'gram? Big on beautiful interiors? Heart swells with happiness when you see restaurant and bar design done right? Then we've just the selection of beautiful spots for you this spring, from the botanical down to the magical.
Some of the city's best bars under one roof? It can only be Cocktails in the City. Back for 2020, the festival will be making two appearances in London, starting with an underground vaults takeover.
It might look like a railway arch to the untrained eye but this Hoxton spot is actual a portal into space, a zombie apocalypse and a dance showdown. 2020 still not doing it for ya? Let Otherworld whizz you away in this unique VR experience.
Boats, beer and some killer views; step into spring with London Craft Beer Cruise as it rides the Thames. Along with seeing some of the most beautiful sites in the city, the tour will include five beers, each hand selected from unique breweries.
It opened in late 2019, and if you haven't made your way over to Chelsea Funhouse yet, make spring 2020 the time you do. Across several floors, Lollipop Project have created a wonder world of weirdness - from a unicorn head that pukes bubbles, through to a code cracking cocktail experience.
If spring isn't the season for discovering new things, we don't know when is; that's why we've put together a London food guide based on the best cuisine in the city. Caribbean? You got it. Stunning Japanese spots for a catch up with friends? You can count on it.
This is a brunch that really packs a punch, with five hours of musical theatre form some of the West End's biggest stars. Dance in your seat and on the table as you enjoy a stunning bottomless brunch experience you won't forget.
London's canals and waterways are treasure, and there's no better way to enjoy them by eating right on top of them. From cutesy brunch spots in barges to mega restaurants floating on the Thames, check out our recommendations for boat eateries this spring.
From seitan hot dogs and meat-free burgers heaving with bite to the best dairy-free mac 'n' cheese in the biz, vegan junk food has come a long way in London, and there are plenty of places to get familiar with it as spring shows its face.