It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in London – the trees are up, the Christmas lights are on and the seasonal songs are already driving us insane. This December, gear yourself for some serious festive cheer and head to one of London’s events full of the holiday spirit. We reckon a quick spin around one of London’s ice rinks should do it. Check out our pick of the best things happening in London this December and we’ll catch you under the mistletoe.
Christmas in Leicester Square – Santa called – he’s added another date to his schedule: Christmas in Leicester Square. New for this year, Christmas in Leicester Square – Friday November 11 2016 to Sunday January 8 2017.
Hyde Park Winter Wonderland – Visit Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park, Indulge in the annual gathering of winter markets, festive fairground rides, ice skating. – Friday November 18 2016 to Sunday January 2 2017.
New Year`s eve Fireworks – Come and welcome in 2017 in style at the Mayor of London’s New Year’s Eve Fireworks display, one of the biggest celebrations of its kind in the world – Saturday December 31, 2016 .
East End Independents’ Day – Independent makers, bakers, brewers and shops fling wide their doors to visitors and free tours throng the streets for a number of festive events to celebrate independent business in the East End. – Saturday December 3 2016.
Looking for a super cool brunch on Sunday ? Bad Egg – Moorgate – Eggs play a prominent part on the menu, with egg-based dishes from around the world, but they are by no means the only dishes: there are also burgers, sandwiches, hot dogs and salads. 1 Ropemaker Street London EC2Y 9AW.