Christmas Lights Switch On
Kingston Town Centre Thursday 16th November 2017
Christmas panto & performances
Christmas events in & around Kingston 2017
Kingston Town Centre
From the Christmas lights switch on on 16th November 2017 Kingston becomes a magical venue for visitors and shoppers. Christmas market stalls stretch from the Rose Theatre through the Ancient Market Place and down the main high street. The Eden Crafts marquee offers covered shopping on All Saints Parish Church Green. There are scores of restaurants and food stalls plus entertainment. Christmas Market Opening Hours
Sunday – Wednesday 10.00am – 6.00pm
Thursday – Saturday 10.00am – 8.00pm
See the town centre’s website for the latest info and download their events brochure.
All Saints Church Kingston
Starting with the Christmas Lights Switch On service Thursday 16 November 5.00pm All Saints Church has a very busy schedule with events for children and adults including…Sunday 24 December: 4.00pm Carols around the Crib, 5.30pm Carols around the Crib and at 11.00pm Midnight Mass
Carols at The Rose Theatre
Sun 10 December 2017, 3pm
Join King’s Church to celebrate Christmas in style with a carol service full of hearty traditional carols, choral music, festive fun, and seasonal treats at our Christmas market stall all served up with plenty of good will and festive cheer!!
Christmas at Landmark Centre, Teddington
Chamberhouse Winds present The Snowman in Concert
Sunday 3 December 2017, 3pm Doors & café open: 2.15pm Café
Carols By Candlelight
Sunday 3December 2017, 3pm
Doors & café open: 2.15pm Café
Hugely popular and sells out quickly.
Christmas at Kew 22 November 2017 to 1 January 2018.
See the Gardens light up for an unforgettable after-dark festive trail of lights.Follow the sparkling trail of over one million twinkling lights, illuminating heritage trees and buildings through the Gardens.
Fairy-tale meets fantasy in a world of singing trees, larger-than-life flora, ribbons of light, giant baubles, and a flickering Fire Garden. The Palm House leaps into life with a dazzling show of laser beams, jets of light and kaleidoscopic projections.
Christmas Ghost Tours at Ham House
Reputed to be one of the most haunted houses in Britain, discover the ghostly tales scattered through the history of Ham House.
Discover ghostly goings on after hours this December on a Christmas Ghost Tour. Start your visit with mulled wine and mince pies in our Orangery café, then head into the house for your tour.
Thu 07, 8, 13, 14 Dec 2017 Booking essential.
Njinga’s Charity Santa Cycle Saturday 2nd December 2017
Starting and finishing at Whole Foods in Richmond. We will be cycling out to the Shooting Star Children’s Hospice in Hampton.
Join over 100 Cycling Santas in the streets of South West London on 2nd December for Njinga’s Charity Cycle in support of Shooting Star Chase Children’s Hospice.
Eel Pie Artists Christmas Open Studio Weekend
2nd and 3rd December 2017 11am – 5pm on both days
Eel Pie Boatyard, Eel Pie Island, Twickenham Riverside TW1 3DY
Richmond Tube or Twickenham overground. Parking on the Embankment and footbridge to the island.
Free family friendly event. Eel Pie artists welcome visitors to this unique location to visit the studios to purchase or commission a wide selection of art and craftwork.
Hampton Court Ice Rink
Start date: 24 November 2017
End date: 07 January 2018S
Skating sessions are 45 minutes on the ice, plus we recommend that you arrive 30 minutes before your session to get ready to take to the ice! New this year: bigger rink and early morning weekend skate sessions.
Courtyard Carol Singing at Hampton Court
16-17 December and 21-23 December 2017
1 hour, starting at 18:00 or 20:00. This is a magical family event offering a rare opportunity for a nightime visit to the palace grounds. Note – this is extremely popular and early booking is a must.
Magical Lantern Festival London
24th Nov 2017 – 1st Jan 2018 | Chiswick House & Gardens
1 hour, starting at 18:00 or 20:00. Lantern Festival with Lantern Trail and Santa’s Grotto.See the website for details and tickets.Chiswick House & Gardens London W4 2QN