We’re fans of bright, blossom-filled March. Big fans. There are loads of great activities in London to get stuck into ready for spring. There’s Pancake Day, International Women’s Day, St Patrick’s Day and Mother’s Day, too – which you can start planning in advance now you’ve remembered. For more fun in the city, check out our guide to the best events, free stuff, art and music. This lot should keep you busy in London for the whole of March 2019. Your social life is welcome!
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Our March 2019 highlights
Frying pans at the ready. Pancake Day 2019 falls on Tuesday March 5, meaning that some of London's best restaurants will be going flipping mad. Others will be perfecting their toss at a Shrove Tuesday pancake race, whether sprinting towards the finish line or just spectating.
Fast-paced dancing, rowdy sing-a-longs, a parade and a pint or five - the Irish have always known how to party and celebrating St Patrick’s Day in London is no exception. Here's our guide on the best places to hit the streets and show the city the true meaning of the word ‘craic’.