Ice Skating at Somerset House
Experience the magic of Christmas by skating on the ice rink at Somerset House. With a 900 square meter ice rink and a 40ft Christmas tree, this is the perfect place to show off your skating skills. Don’t forget to visit the new Skate Lounge and Chalet Suisse for some delicious food and drinks. On weekends, enjoy DJ sets from renowned artists. Tickets are available from November 15 to January 14, 2024.
Indulge in Luxury Shopping at FLANNELS X Bar
FLANNELS Oxford Street flagship store has opened the X Bar, a luxurious spot for shoppers to relax and enjoy a glass of champagne. With an impressive selection of Dom Perignon, Ruinart, and Veuve Cliquot, along with snacks and a stylish ambiance, this is the perfect place to treat yourself this Christmas. Book your one-hour slot now.
Experience Peter Pan Panto at the Palladium
For a truly unforgettable Christmas experience, head to the Palladium and enjoy the Peter Pan pantomime. Featuring a star-studded cast, including Jennifer Saunders as the evil Captain Hook, this show promises to be a hilarious and entertaining adventure. Don’t miss out on the slapstick fun and naughty jokes. The show runs from December 9 to January 14, 2024.
Watch The Nutcracker at the Royal Opera House
Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of The Nutcracker at the Royal Opera House. With stunning sets and breathtaking costumes, this performance by the Royal Ballet is a feast for the eyes. Experience the magic of Tchaikovsky’s score and follow Clara’s journey as she battles the evil Mouse King. Tickets are available from December 6 to January 13, 2024.
Enjoy an Immersive Dinner Theatre at The Lost Estate
Step into a Dickensian wonderland at The Lost Estate and experience an immersive dinner theatre like no other. Enjoy a performance of A Christmas Carol, accompanied by cocktails, live music, and a Victorian-style feast. Choose between a full feast or just the show. Tickets are selling fast, so book now.
Indulge in Festive Afternoon Tea at The Dorchester
Celebrate Christmas in style with a festive afternoon tea at The Dorchester. Indulge in finger sandwiches, savory specials, fluffy scones, and festive pastries. The pastel pink and velvet surroundings, along with the rousing choir singing carols, create the perfect festive atmosphere. Book your reservation now.
Experience Love Actually Live at Royal Festival Hall
Join the fun and merriment of Christmas with Love Actually Live at Royal Festival Hall. This witty and enchanting evening, written by Richard Curtis, promises a star-studded lineup of celebrities, live music, comedy, and festive activities. Make it a fun night out for the whole family. The show runs from December 7 to 11.
Take a Christmas Ride on Belmond’s British Pullman
Relive the golden age of train travel with a Christmas ride on Belmond’s British Pullman. Enjoy opulent festive afternoon teas and five-course turkey lunches as you journey through the picturesque English countryside. Listen out for carol singers and soak in the nostalgia of the beautifully restored vintage train cars. Tickets are available from November 23 to December 31.
Watch Christmas Films at Kensington Palace
Experience the magic of watching Christmas films at Kensington Palace. The Luna Cinema is setting up a giant screen inside the stunning Pavillion, creating a cozy atmosphere for movie nights. Snuggle up on a sofa for two and enjoy classic films like Miracle on 34th Street, Elf, Love Actually, and The Holiday. Don’t forget to indulge in mulled wine, mince pies, and hot chocolate. Films will be screened from December 11 to 15.
Visit the Magical Grotto at Anya Hindmarch’s Village
Bring your little ones to the magical grotto at Anya Hindmarch’s Village in Chelsea. Embark on an Insta-ready expedition through candy cane forests and glistening baubles, ending with a festive story by the fire. Each child will receive a small present, and you can also shop for unique gifts at Anya Café. The grotto is open from November 13 to December 24.
Create a Christmas Wreath with Lucy Vail Floristry
Learn the art of making a sustainable Christmas wreath at Lucy Vail Floristry. Using evergreen foliage, pine, and natural decorations, you’ll create a beautiful wreath for your door. Enjoy some bubbles while you let your creativity flow. Join Lucy Vail on December 4 or 12 for a festive and fun workshop. Private bookings for groups of 6-12 are also available.