The January blues have been and gone and the Valentine’s Day preparations begin. But for those who aren’t as sweet on the Valentines celebrations, we’ve got a list of ways to celebrate the other festivities that February brings. So, wrap up warm, get out there and seize the day!
Need we say more? What’s more fun (and delicious) than pancakes? Make the mixture, pour into the pan, flip it, top them off in your favourite way and consume!
It falls on the 13th of February and is used to symbolise the last day of lent, traditionally a time of abstinence and the perfect opportunity to use up all your eggs, milk, sugar and flour.
There are several ways to celebrate pancake day, whether it’s dropping your pancakes on your kitchen floor or participating in a pancake race! Here’s just a few ways you can celebrate:
Watch MP’s, Lords and Members of the Press Compete to See Who’s Flippin’ Good & Who’s Flippin’ Bad
Yes, you heard right. The charity Rehab which helps people with mental and physical disabilities rebuild their independent lives, are hosting the high-profile pancake race at Victoria Tower Gardens at 10:00am.
Get Fancy With It
Step up your pancake game at the Queen of Hoxton’s rooftop. Indulge in their delicious Shrove Tuesday menu complete with Espresso Martini pancakes whilst basking in the glow of their roof top fire pit!
Find the Best Pancakes
For those who are after grade A pancakes outside of London – here’s a few of our suggestions!
Chinese New Year
It’s time to celebrate the start of a new Lunar year and embrace the joy that Chinese New Year brings. Celebrations start on Friday 16th of February as we welcome the year of the Dog.
The Chinese New Year signifies a fresh start and an opportunity to bring in positive vibes for the next chapter! This is accompanied by fireworks, traditional performances and smiling faces!
Here are just some of the ways you could get involved!
Crafting in Oxford
Let the kids take part in fortune telling, paper crafts and creating confetti canons at Science Oxford on the 17th of February!
Lumiere Events in Liverpool
Liverpool’s Chinatown will be hosting a special Lumiere event of projections from February 16th until 18th.
Parades & Displays
You can catch a glimpse at the wonderful new year festivities at your nearest China Town!
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