Christmas in London, lights, letters, presents, skating and Xmas gifts, turkeys, trees, parties, pantomimes, puddings, carols and crackers. Visit Father Christmas in Santa's grotto, meet his reindeer, find him in Lapland or wander round London's Christmas fairs, Winter Wonderland or book family and office parties, holidays and Christmas lunch, it can also be delivered!

    The Story of ChristmasFeatured
    Pre-recorded on YouTube from 16th Dec. This year’s readers include Graham Norton, David Tennant, Olivia Colman, Clare Balding, Tim Henman, and the event’s Life President, Dame Judi Dench. Donations through Just Giving - The Story of Christmas Appeal.
    You Tube

    Party and CelebrateFeatured
    Santa costumes,. hats, wigs, masks, beards & make-up. Christmas & New Year fancy dress nativity costumes. Mary, Joseph, shepherd, angel, wise men, donkey, reindeer, wings & antlers. Open 7 days in Lavender Hill SW 11.
    Clapham Junction
    020 7924 3210

    Oxygen Freejumping at ChristmasFeatured
    Fantastic Christmas outing for all the family from toddlers to teens & twenties plus! Meet Santa in his Grotto & grab a snap in Oxygen's amazing snow globe! Fabulous Xmas themed outing for all ages, trampolining, dodgeball, freerunning & parties.
    West Acton
    W3 0AF
    020 3846 1386

    The Christmas Dinner Company
    Christmas lunch or dinner delivered to your door & mostly pre-prepared. The finest ingredients, Kelly bronze turkey, Duchy Originals stuffing & sausages, Joubere gravy & sauces, peeled vegetables, Mrs. Ray's Christmas pudding, mince pies & brandy butter.
    0845 607 2512

    Tulleys Christmas Experience
    Family magic in Sussex. Quality shopping, turkeys, trees & trimmings, distinctive gifts & decorations, traditional good food & refreshments. Santa's grotto, sleigh rides and story telling.
    Turners Hill, Crawley
    RH10 4PE
    01342 718472

    TJay's Inflatable Fun
    Their inflatable grotto is great for Christmas entertainment complete with Santa, helpers & presents on request. Chestnut roaster available, plus food carts with mulled wine & mince pies, fun reindeer rides & snow board simulator.
    01730 268791

    Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair
    A dazzling emporium filled with Christmas products and ideas for traditional and contemporary tastes. Unique gifts and classic decorations, superb food and drink and a magical festive atmosphere.
    Business Design Centre, Islington
    N1 0QH
    0870 1261801

    City Christmas Cruises
    City Christmas Cruises are a great way to celebrate the festive season with colleagues, friends or family. Christmas dinner & dance, Christmas Day lunch cruise & New Year's Eve gala dinner & dance cruise from Westminster Pier.
    020 7740 0400

    Father Christmas at Painshill
    A magical father Christmas in his 18th Century crystal grotto. This is a special event and pre-booking is essential.
    Cobham, Surrey
    KT11 1JE
    01932 868 113

    Winter Wonderland
    Perfect for family, friends, colleagues to delight in a magical Christmas atmosphere. London’s largest outdoor ice rink, toboggan slide, traditional German Christmas Market, cafes, bars, 50m giant observation wheel, helter-skelter, carol concerts & rides.
    Hyde Park , London
    020 7436 3633

    Christmas at The Museum of London Docklands
    A variety of Christmas events throughout December include an evening Festive craft fair with hundreds of stalls, Christmas story telling & puppet making sessions, Victorian Christmas Sunday shopping and a post Christmas visit from Father Christmas.
    EC2Y 5HN
    020 7814 5502

    Spectacular Grotto Hire
    Grottos for day & short-term hire. Santa's traditional log cabin with fittings, twinkling lighting, throne, tree, toys, presents, traditional characters. Trees, picket fencing, signage, snowmen, reindeer. Father Christmas & helpers for hire.
    01424 775450

    Pantomimes in London
    Great information on all London pantos from November to January and over the Christmas period all around London.

    Bluestone at Christmas
    Enjoy a Festive season break at Bluestone. Christmas lights, meet Father Christmas in his grotto, sip mulled wine in the village & watch younger ones snow-tubing on real snow. Traditional Christmas pantomime, Christmas Eve children's party & dinner.
    Narberth, Pembrokeshire
    SA67 8DE
    01834 862400
    Personalised letters from Santa. Each letter has personal notes including name, address and even best friends name.

    Selfridge's Santa
    Give your family memories they'll cherish forever with a free visit to Selfridge's amazing Santa's Grotto. Disabled access. Situated on the Lower Ground Floor, online pre booking is available.
    Oxford St
    W1A 2LR
    0800 123 400

    Medieval Christmas at the Tower
    Step back in time to 1284 and settle down to enjoy Christmas festivities with the court of Edward 1.
    Tower of London
    EC3N 4AB
    0844 482 7777

    Spirit of Christmas Fair
    An expertly curated Christmas shopping experience where you can uncover the most extraordinary gifts. Olympia will be filled with an unrivalled and exciting collection of 800 independent boutiques, hand-picked & approved by House & Garden.
    Olympia, Kensington
    W14 8UX
    0844 412 4629

    Santa's Post Office
    Order a magical personalised letter from Santa Claus himself sent all the way from the North Pole. Choice of magical stories and designs, all Santa letters come with free delivery!
    North Pole

    Visit Lapland and meet Father Christmas on your holiday. 1 day trips and short breaks.
    0870 950 9977

    Christmas & Festive Late Nights at Kew
    Christmas at Kew brings illuminations to light up buildings, trails, planting, the mile-long trail will lead visitors past two huge Christmas trees, ascented garden, nature-inspired lights to Father Christmas, a carousel, gifts, food & drinks.
    Kew Gardens
    TW9 3AB
    020 8332 5655

    Pines and Needles London
    Premier Christmas trees for sale in North, South, East & West London - wide range of Xmas trees including decorated trees, artificial trees & pot grown trees.
    020 3384 9420

    Christmas at Canary Wharf
    Canary Wharf ice rink open 7 days, Santa’s Showtime weekend at the East Wintergarden, children's festivities & shopping, Santa's magical grotto and Canary Wharf community carol service.
    Canary Wharf
    020 7477 1477

    The Peter Pan Christmas Cup Race
    A truly historic annual London festive swimming race in the icy Serpentine, Hyde Park that takes place on Christmas Day. An ideal way to spend Christmas morning.
    Hyde Park, London
    Corporate Christmas eCard branded with your company name, logo and personal message
    Real Norwegian sleigh with Father Christmas on board, Elves and Mrs Santa, sleigh rides can also be included. Reindeers can lead your christmas procession and can also be penned for petting and feeding on Lichen.
    East Hagbourne, Oxon
    OX11 9LF
    01235 816947

    Olympia, The London International Horse Show
    A spectacular family event mixing world class show jumping, a wonderful array of Xmas shopping for all equestrian enthusiasts.
    0870 143 2202

    London Aquarium
    Santa & friends help out at the London Aquarium this Christmas and if you're luck you'll even get the chance to see him diving inside the tanks feeding the fish!
    County Hall
    SE1 7PB
    020 7967 8000

    Winter Wonderland Breaks at Center Parcs
    Christmas is a magical time of year for the whole family & when you take a Christmas break at Center Parcs you can be sure that your entire family will have a fantastic time. Winter Wonderland & Lapland experience across the UK from November.
    Whinfell Forest - Sherwood Forest - Elveden Forest - Longleat Forest
    08448 267723

    Turks Launches
    Xmas parties in Kingston. A four hour disco cruise departing at 8 pm with fish & chips supper. Tailored packages can be made for large corporate parties or functions.
    Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
    KT1 1HN
    020 8546 2434

    Hamleys at Christmas
    Have breakfast with Father Christmas at London's largest toyshop in Regent Street, central London. Pre-booking essential.
    Regent Street
    W1B 5BT
    020 7479 7373

    Father Christmas at Harrods
    Free entry to Santa's grotto and everyone gets a badge. Entertainers perform for the queue, everybody sings and there's a bear band.
    SW1X 7XL
    020 7730 1234

    Christmas at Ripley's Believe it or Not!
    London’s newest and strangest attraction offers a Christmas Grotto for kids, adults and festive family fun this December - including Xmas Day & Boxing Day. The world's tallest Father Christmas & special events such as a roller skating Christmas pudding.
    The London Pavilion
    W1J 0DA
    020 3238 0022

    Lapland UK
    An enchanting, traditional & mystical Christmas visit to the home of Father Christmas & his Elves, in his snowy woodland home in Kent. New & exciting Lapland inspired Christmas experience for the whole family to enjoy.
    Lamberhurst, Kent
    TN3 8JH
    0871 221 9627

    Lapland Mailroom
    Individually addressed, beautifully designed and presented, every letter from Santa has the look and feel of pure quality.
    SW1 5LX
    0333 121 3021

    The Christmas Shop
    Step inside a wonderful winter wonderland twelve months a year online. A magical collection of ornaments, gifts and decorations.

    Santa Safari
    There's snow everyday at the Santa Safari. Follow the discovery trail at West Midlands Safari Park, meet Rudolph, Donner & Blitzen, watch the Christmas sealion show & meet Santa and his elves in his amazing grotto.
    Bewdley, Worcs
    DY12 1LF
    01299 400700

    Christmas Drive-In Panto & Indoor Cinema
    Indoor drive-in Christmas Extravaganza, covid safe fun, live pantos & films! One-of-a-kind Christmas experience, see Santa & his Elves show with live music plus Jack & the Beanstalk panto, watch Elf, Arthur Christmas & other fab films on screen!
    The South of England Showground, Haywards Heath
    RH17 6TH

    Santa & Christmas Party Wigs
    Seasonal fun Christmas party wigs. Santa wigs, biblical Jesus wigs, tinsel wigs, xmas themed and brightly coloured party wigs. Next day delivery available.

    Christmas in Trafalgar Square
    Decorated in traditional Norwegian fashion, the tree is the centrepiece of London Christmas. Enjoy the lighting ceremony and join in with Christmas carols sung by different choirs in December.
    Trafalgar Square