Spring is officially here! Head out this month to see the city’s cherry trees and daffodils starting to bloom and make the most of the longer days. From International Women’s Day to Shrove Tuesday, the boat race and more, there are plenty of reasons to ditch your warm layers and head out to see what the city has to offer this month.
Here are our top pick of events to check out this month in London:
Affordable Art Fair – 10 to 13 March
Been meaning to spruce up your living room? Head to Battersea Park this March for an event that is loved by young artists and creatives alike. The Affordable Art Fair returns to Battersea Park for its spring edition! All art is hand-picked from a selection of over 110 galleries showcasing original contemporary artworks and priced between £50 to £7,500, offering a vast array of pieces to choose from.
International Women’s Day – 8 March
International Women’s Day is celebrated around the world every year and is the perfect opportunity for people to celebrate the progress made and to call for future change in gender equality. You’ll notice lots of events and talks popping up around the capital to recognise the ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their communities.
Fashioning Masculinities: The Art of Menswear – Until 6 November
In a time when masculine fashion is enjoying a period of unprecedented creativity and being used as a mechanism for expressing individuality, the V&A’s exhibition isn’t to be missed. ‘Fashioning Masculinities’ showcases 100 looks and artworks, exploring how designers, tailors and artists have performed masculinity through attire. You can expect legendary designers, rising stars, historical treasures and more!