London for Christmas

Your Guide to Christmas in London

London for Christmas

Your Guide to Christmas in London


Upcoming Highlights

A Christmas Carol with Simon Callow

A Christmas Carol

8 December 2016 - 7 January 2017
Following sell-out seasons in 2011/12, Simon Callow returns in this much-lauded production of A Christmas Carol, playing at the Arts Theatre for a strictly limited season from 8 December. ... read more

Carols by Candlelight in aid of the Children's Air Ambulance

Carols by Candlelight

5 December 2016
The inaugural Children's Air Ambulance Carols by Candlelight service will be held in the beautiful Holy Trinity Sloane Square on Sloane Street, London, and will feature a host of famous faces. ... read more

At a Glance

At a Glance

Festive Season 2016-17
Use the week-by-week listings guide to quickly see what's on in London while you're here. Concerts, theatre, dance, markets, walking tours, workshops and much more ... start planning

Boutique de Noel

Boutique de Noel

8 December 2016
Now in its 37th year, Boutique de Noel 2016 will be an afternoon of shopping with thoughtfully selected, premiere exhibitors, followed by an evening soirée with canapés, drinks, and entertainment. ... read more

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

9-12 December 2016
Alexandra Palace presents Beauty & the Beast - Panto on Ice. The magical story of love, friendship and adventure. Watch the characters come alive and entertain all ages to an assortment of music. ... read more

Action on Hearing Loss Carols by Candelight

Carols by Candelight

9 December 2016
Following a sell-out event last year, the Action on Hearing Loss’ annual candlelit carol concert, Carols by Candlelight, returns to St Bartholomew the Great, one of London’s oldest, and most beautiful, churches. ... read more

Peter Pan (National Theatre)

Peter Pan

16 November 2016 - 4 February 2017
JM Barrie's much-loved tale takes flight. When Peter Pan, leader of the Lost Boys, loses his shadow during a visit to London, headstrong Wendy helps him re-attach it. In return she is invited to Neverland. ... read more

Christmas at St James's Piccadilly

Christmas at St James's

Until 23 December 2016
The Christmas lunch and evening concert series featuring exquisite performances by various orchestras and choirs.This week Epiphoni Consort perform Britten's A Ceremony of Carols ... read more

The London Pantomime Horse Race

Pantomime Horse Race

11 December 2016
Now in its seventh year, The London Pantomime Horse Race is back as one of the capital’s unmissable and unique Christmas charity events - hailed by Time Out as ‘fantastically silly’. ... read more

Looking for some ideas?

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