Best Things To Do This Winter
'Tis the season to be merry? You don't know the half of it. From pop-up palaces to Christmas markets, foodie havens to VIP events; it's no surprise that a Londoner's diary is positively bustling come the winter season. So to help you on your respective party quests, we've put together a list of must-visit bars, events and pop-ups that are unmissable over the chilly period. Without fair ado, here are our top things to do this Winter.
Last updated on 16th January 2018
It wouldn't be Christmas without a cracking movie and a roaring party; The Grand are doing both in one night with their film screenings followed by mad themed bashes.
Secret, sexy and entirely lit by candles? The Candlelight Club is an infamously elusive pop-up promising experience dining, prohibition vibes and dancing till late. Don your finest clobber for this winter date, you'll be needing it as you shake your 30s tail feather on the dance floor. Just be careful not to swish that tail feather too close to any naked flames.
A rooftop den atop the party hearty Queen of Hoxton, join these East London favourites for something a little more warming this winter as they open their Moroccan Medina for more parties, activities, cocktails, feasting options and more.
Whether you're clinging on to the sides or skidding about in a skater's dream, if there's one thing to do in London this winter, it's try the ice rinks. From the Natural History Museum down to Winter Wonderland, prepare for a little fun and flitting about on the ice.
Housed on a Brixton rooftop, the South Pole saloon is back open for business. If you do anything this winter, come a warm up in the ultimate chill out space.
Descend into the London Dungeon this winter and you’ll enter the dark history of London, complete with drinks from an olde tavern, eight live shows from horrifying actors and a go on the terrifying drop ride.
Mac & Wild are putting on a series of delicious masterclasses this January; the renowned Scottish spot will be letting you in on their secrets with masterclasses on whisky, chocolate and haggis.
With a tour of the brewery, plenty of CRATE samples and delicious cheese and charcuterie to fill you up, this is one of the best ways to keep warm in winter.
See out the last month of winter in style at this fun and fabulous pop up. Enjoy hot cocktails, curling and so much more at one of London's best winter events.
Winter has struck London and you're seemingly hungrier than ever? Then there's only the one thing for it, and that's the humble roast dinner. From casual pubs down to high-end British eateries, check out some of the very best in the city as the chill snaps.
Part of the highly successful VAULT festival line-up, this amazing burlesque performance is one of the best things to do this winter. Gorgeous and completely immersive, you'll be blown away by the glamour, skill and drama of this show.
This gorgeous and festive French market is the perfect idea for a day out in London this winter. Offering fun market stalls, delicious food and drink and live jazz band, it fuses the traditional French market with a fun Après Ski twist.
Events on the river aren't for the winter, right? WRONG. The Boat Show Comedy Club have released a string of winter dates, promising a toasty and unique spot to catch some of the best comedy in London. Think big laughs, an intimate setting and brilliant Thameside views.
Hide away from the cold at Mac and Wild’s festive Hunting Lodges, complete with festive pine, candles, twinkling lights and fur blankets, all while you dine on delicious Scottish food and drink Scottish gin from The Botanist.
The Reggae Brunch is bringing the biggest in Caribbean food, bottomless booze, fun-time partying and music beats.
Put on your thinking cap and be ready to save the world at this brilliant immersive event in Spitalfields. Dead Drop is an exciting mix of immersive theatre, murder mystery and puzzle solving that focuses on the glamorous swinging 60s.
Adding a little luxury charm to any and all nights out in London, head on down to the Dalloway Terrace as you not only enjoy the scattering of botanicals and pretty fixtures, there's drinks and small plates to boot.
Head to the London Cabaret Club for a night of amazing entertainment as they combine exquisite dining with innovative live cabaret to create a truly memorable celebration of British culture.
There might be plenty of chills outside this winter, but there's one bar in London taking this idea to new heights. Join IceBar as you knock back cocktails in sub-zero temperatures alongside ice carvings and photos opportunities aplenty.