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 10th December 2018

  The Murdér Express

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@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Thursday 21st February 2019

Take part in London's hottest dining experience. The Murder Express is a tale of murder, mystery and intrigue that'll enthrall you as you indulge in a stunning meal from MasterChef's Louisa Ellis, all while being taken on an expedition you won't forget. 

5 Best Ice Rinks in London

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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.

@ The Hidden Spirit Ship on Various dates from Thursday 21st February 2019

Switch winter chills for winter thrills at this immersive pirate-inspired drinking experience from the minds behind Alcotraz. Unravel the tale of treachery and deceit as you attempt to steal the long-lost treasure from the grasps of the governor. 

The Candlelight Club

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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.

  CBR 19 (Craft Beer Rising)

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@ The Old Truman Brewery on Thursday 21st February 2019 and 2 other dates

It's cold, it's dark, and Christmas is long over. But there's a light in the midst of the February darkness: Craft Beer Rising. The iconic beer festival is back and it promises to be bigger than ever. So if you're nutty about all things beery, this is the event for you.

Escape the treacherous winter weather and head to London's hottest brunch experience. You'll be amazed by five hours of musical theatre from some of the West End's biggest stars while tucking into a delicious brunch. 

Fulham Beach Club has had an Alpine makeover to give your Instagram feed a sprinkling of festive spirit. Head down to the awe-inspiring ski retreat for fondue, schnitzel and mulled wine to enjoy while cosying up on fur-lined sofas. There's also heaps of activities to enjoy, from curling, to karaoke, to beer pong. 

@ London Shuffle Club on Various dates from Thursday 21st February 2019

Looking for the perfect way to warm up in this blistering weather? Get your hands on scorchingly good hot cocktails and roast your own delicious s'mores on the covered terrace. There's even private booths and bookable lanes for all the shuffling you can imagine.

@ Town Hall Hotel on Various dates from Thursday 21st February 2019

Secret Theatre Project are heading to London to brighten up those dark January nights with their twisted take on jury service. You take the role of the jury in this production, as the cast create an intriguing tale about a murderous psychopath - but is all it seems?

Queen of Hoxton

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£5 cocktails everyday until 7pm

The Queen of Hoxton are no stranger to a sought after rooftop, and this season, they've taken inspiration from the streets of MontMarte for their latest theme. Bringing you Lady Celeste, guests to this winter rooftop can expect everything from hot cocktails and tarot cards to an absinthe bar.

If you're trying to get into the festive spirit this Winter in London, there's no better way than getting stuck in. Here to teach you the ways of wreath making, these sought-after workshops will leave you with something seasonal and special to take home.