Whilst there are plenty of events this month in Central London that attract thousands of visitors, from Hyde Park’s Winter Wonderland to the lights of Regent Street and the festivities in Covent Garden, there are plenty of exciting things happening across the City. We’ve picked the ones close to some of our developments that we know will get us into the festive spirit….
Enchanted Eltham Palace 5th – 22 December
Make the most of winter evenings with an enchanting experience of light, colour and Sound as Eltham Palace is transformed into an illuminated world. There are holographic talking birds, glowing fountains a light maze and of course you can warm up with some mulled wine and mince pies
Visit: Eltham Palace for more information
Southbank Centre Winter Festival – Until January 5th, 2020
Family shows, Christmas Markets, lights, comedy and cabaret. There are a whole variety of things to do at South Bank this season with a programme of shows and performances.
There is the annual Winter Market beside the River Thames. There are also things for the whole family from a children’s puppet show retells the classic tale of Black Beauty to Circus 1903, the thrills and entertainment of a turn-of-the-century circus. There are also a variety of concerts including a performance from Philharmonia Orchestra.
For more information visit: https://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/whats-on/festivals-series/winter#
Camden’s Christmas Ice Rink December 1st – 9th January 2020
Launching 15th November, Camden Market’s magical makeover sees the North Yard transformed into an illuminated North Pole. Expect an enchanting encounter with Santa and skate under the sparkle of antique chandeliers on North London’s longest ice rink at 25 metres!
To Book, visit : https://www.camdenmarket.com/events/camdens-christmas-ice-rink
Ealing Christmas Market – 27th November – Monday 24th December
Named as one of London’s best Christmas markets, the Ealing Christmas Market is now in its fourth year. The market will have traditional wooden cabins, lights and garlands decorating the town square. There will be a rotating line of pop-ups with artisans from around the world offering some wonderful products.
There are also a range of delicious food and drinks from one of the many food stalls
For more information visit https://www.ealingbroadwayshopping.co.uk/news-events/ealing-christmas-market
Tottenham Winter Festival - Saturday 7th December
The Annual Tottenham Winter Festival 2019 - organised once again by Tottenham Green Market takes place on Tottenham Green.
This one-day event has plenty to see and do and festive fun. With Santa’s Grotto, live music and performances, festive workshops, fairground rides and much more. The Tree light switch on will also be taking place at 5.00pm.
For more details visit: https://www.tottenhamgreenmarket.co.uk/