Tis that time of year when Christmas starts making its first appearance. Window shops undergo glamorous transformations, the weather suddenly takes on a chillier temperament and we seek out the solace of crackling fireplaces. Join us as we look on fondly at the weekend and what is to come.
Christmas Grotto at Centre Court
Centre Court Shopping Centre’s Christmas Grotto will be in town from Saturday 24th November where the man in red himself, accompanied by his trusty elves, will be at the ready to bring some festive cheer to all who pass by.
Centre Court Shopping Centre, Queen’s Rd, Wimbledon, London SW19 8YE
Wimbledon International Music Festival
There is only one week left of the pure magic the Wimbledon International Music Festival has brought to our small corner of the world. Yet, there is still the chance to attend one of this season’s most sought out event. Sir Willard White’s performance, accompanied by the Brodsky Quartet has already sold out but there are five other shows to chose from.
Christmas Wine Tasting Event – Hannibal Brown
We’re officially just over one week away till Hannibal Brown’s Christmas Wine Tasting Event, and you’ll want to book this one into your diaries. Located in the heart of Wimbledon all are warmly invited to an evening full of festive fun, with 20+ wines to taste, Christmas inspired canape menu tasting and Hannibal Brown’s own Chrismas Grotto.
Trinity Hall, 1 Mansel Road, London, SW19 4AA (From 6.30pm onwards, Thursday 29th November)
Christmas Market On The Piazza
Bring your family down to The Piazza this weekend and soak up some of the festive atmosphere whilst you shop for unique gifts for your loved ones. This year the market’s taken some inspiration from the ’12 Days of Christmas’.
The Piazza, Wimbledon, London, SW19 1QB (24th – 25th October, 11am to 6pm)