Christmas in London

As the birthplace of the traditional Victorian Christmas, it's hard to think of many cities that are more festive than London.

Extensive Christmas markets, plenty of olde worlde pubs and loads of Christmas activities including ice skating, polar bars and pantomime watching make London one of the best places to soak up that festive spirit.

And of course, with the city boasting the most vibrant nightlife in the country, there are plenty of opportunities to soak up another kind of Christmas spirit too.

Check out our guides to Christmas in London, where you find a list of London Christmas events, shopping, hotels and restaurants in London to really make the most out of your Christmas in the Capital.

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Christmas events in London

Our most popular London December events, snap up your tickets quick if you're going!
Santa`s Grotto Experience
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Santa`s Grotto Experience

Woolston Manor Golf And Country Club, Chigwell

Saturday 1st Dec

10:00am til 6:00pm

No age restrictions

Collect your elf passport and journey around the Enchanted Santa`s Grotto. Visit Mrs Claus, the elf ...

Santa`s Grotto Experience
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Santa`s Grotto Experience

Woolston Manor Golf And Country Club, Chigwell

Saturday 8th Dec

10:00am til 6:00pm

No age restrictions

Collect your elf passport and journey around the Enchanted Santa`s Grotto. Visit Mrs Claus, the elf ...

Santa`s Grotto Experience
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Santa`s Grotto Experience

Woolston Manor Golf And Country Club, Chigwell

Saturday 15th Dec

10:00am til 6:00pm

No age restrictions

Collect your elf passport and journey around the Enchanted Santa`s Grotto. Visit Mrs Claus, the elf ...

Santa`s Grotto Experience
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Santa`s Grotto Experience

Woolston Manor Golf And Country Club, Chigwell

Friday 21st Dec

10:00am til 6:00pm

No age restrictions

Collect your elf passport and journey around the Enchanted Santa`s Grotto. Visit Mrs Claus, the elf ...

Critical Sound London
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Critical Sound London

E1 London, London

Saturday 8th Dec

11:00pm til 6:00am

Minimum Age: 18

Saturday 8th December 2018 Open/close 23:00-06:00, Last entry 03:00am (over 18s only) E1, 110 Penn...

Brainfeeder X Featured event
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Brainfeeder X

O2 Academy Brixton, London

Saturday 15th Dec

8:00pm til 2:00am

Minimum Age: 18

Brainfeeder has announced its takeover of London’s Brixton Academy on 15 December to celebrate...

Jedi Mind Tricks
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Jedi Mind Tricks

Scala, London

Sunday 2nd Dec

7:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 16

Jedi Mind Tricks live in London with special guests!

Raver Tots x Garage Nation Christmas Party, London
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Raver Tots x Garage Nation Christmas Party, London

Fire, London

Saturday 1st Dec

12:00pm til 2:00pm

No age restrictions

Raver Tots X Garage Nation is throwing a crazy family Xmas rave this Dec at Fire. There will of cour...

Mark Sultan/BBQ, The Jack Cades, The Shadracks
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Mark Sultan/BBQ, The Jack Cades, The Shadracks

The Finsbury, London

Friday 7th Dec

7:00pm til 2:00am

Minimum Age: 18

Mark Sultan/BBQ is a rock'n'roller. A brilliant singer and player in his own right, he ...

UKG Brunch
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UKG Brunch

The Steel Yard, London

Saturday 1st Dec

12:00pm til 6:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

The Original UKG Brunch

Pony - Old Skool RnB NYE Party
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Pony - Old Skool RnB NYE Party

The Macbeth, Shoreditch

Monday 31st Dec

9:00pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

Hoxton’s #1 Old School Hip-Hop & RnB night is back for a New Years Eve Extravaganza.

FMG
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FMG

Union Club Vauxhall, London

Wednesday 19th Dec

11:45pm til 8:00am

Minimum Age: 18

Union nightclub is the setting for FMG (factory meets Glamorous) every Wednesday night

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Asia de Cuba
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Asia de Cuba

St Martin's Lane Hotel, London

World Fusion cuisine

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Asia de Cuba

St Martin's Lane Hotel, London

World Fusion cuisine

Average price £60.00

7 special offers avalable

For global travelers with a cultured palate and a love of variety, Asia de Cuba restaurant, overseen by renowned international restaurateur Jeffrey Ch...

Covent Garden Fire & Stone
4 special offers avalable

Covent Garden Fire & Stone

Fire and Stone Ltd, London

Pizza cuisine

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Covent Garden Fire & Stone

Fire and Stone Ltd, London

Pizza cuisine

Average price £15.00

4 special offers avalable

Situated in Covent Garden, at the heart of London's theatre land, Fire & Stone is the perfect dining spot for pre-theatre goers and tourists ...

Browns Brasserie & Bar - Covent Garden
4 special offers avalable

Browns Brasserie & Bar - Covent Garden

82-84 St Martin's Lane, London

British cuisine

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Browns Brasserie & Bar - Covent Garden

82-84 St Martin's Lane, London

British cuisine

Average price £30.00

4 special offers avalable

Blending European brasserie dishes and timelessly elegant surroundings, Browns Brasserie & Bar Covent Garden champions an informal yet refined con...

Chenestons Restaurant at The Milestone Hotel and Residences
4 special offers avalable
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Chenestons Restaurant at The Milestone Hotel and Residences

The Milestone Hotel, London

British cuisine

Average price £45.00

4 special offers avalable

Dining at The Milestone is an event as much as a meal.

Browns Brasserie & Bar - Butlers Wharf
4 special offers avalable

Browns Brasserie & Bar - Butlers Wharf

Butlers Wharf, London

British cuisine

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Browns Brasserie & Bar - Butlers Wharf

Butlers Wharf, London

British cuisine

Average price £30.00

4 special offers avalable

Blending European brasserie dishes and timelessly elegant surroundings, Browns Brasserie & Bar Butlers Wharf champions an informal yet refined con...

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