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Christmas in London 2022

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in London. Read on for maximum festive feels

Sarah Cohen
Rosie Hewitson
Written by
Sarah Cohen
Rosie Hewitson

The information on this page was correct at time of publication, but please check with venues before you head out

Christmas in London really is magical. Almost as soon as the temperature drops and the clocks go back, the city is transformed into a wintry wonderland, glittering with Christmas lights and creatively decorated trees, with winter pop-ups and Christmas markets around every corner and Christmas songs wafting through the air.

When December comes around, everyone suddenly seems to be that little bit friendlier, and you can fill your free time sipping hot booze, watching festive shows and pantos, revisiting your favourite Christmas films, gliding around picturesque ice rinks and having a proper knees-up at all the Christmas parties.

Get the lowdown on all the fun festive things to do for Christmas 2022 in London in our comprehensive round-up. And be sure to check back regularly as we continue to update the list with newly announced markets, pop-ups, parties and other festive events happening in London. 

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