“Fireworks – seen one, seen them all, right?” No! C’mon man! What happened to you? Stop it. Stop it now, and shake off your Bonfire Night fun-sucking with three refreshing takes on November 5: first, Netil360’s winter rooftop opening party with its own display, mulled wine, DJs and Caribbean dishes; second, the Ally Pally Fireworks Fest with street food and a German beer festival for some reason; and third, the Bonfire Special at Midnight Apothecary, complete with Greek eats from I Should be Souvlaki, cocktails and free toasted marshmallows.
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Taking place the day after L'box in Victoria Park, it's a more sedate affair