This December prepare yourself for some of the festive cheer and head to one of London’s events full of the holiday spirit. Here we have listed some of the best happenings in the London during December. London airport transfers provide its services to all the major events in London during December.
London Horse Show
Date: 13th – 19th Dec 2016
Venue: The Grand Hall, Olympia Way, Hammersmith, London W14 8UX
The London International Horse Show a popular festive show and a Pre-Christmas ritual for the British horseworld which takes place in Late December in London. This year with FEI World CupTM competitions in Dressage, Show Jumping and Driving for seven days and you are guaranteed to witness top class sport
The Olympia Horse Show includes two world-class performances, the renowned Portuguese Lusitanos and you can view the display of 16 Lusitano Stallions ridden by some of Portugal’s top riders. Horse whisperer and trainer Santi Serra will then showcase the bond between man and horse.
Along with these performances a fantastic entertainment including the fantastic Shetland Pony Grand National, the brilliant dog agility and the famous Olympia Christmas Finale. It also hosts extensive shopping village with over 200 stands where you can find a huge variety of stocks from different places and you can grab last minute Christmas gifts from well-known brand names and not-on-the-high-street shops.
Jurassic park at Natural History Museum
Date: 12th December 2016
Venue: Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD
For the first time ever the Natural History Museum opening its iconic Hintze Hall out of hours to screen the epic dinosaur movie. It is final chance to see London’s best-loved dino Skeleton- Dippy Diplodocus who has been greeting visitors from 100 years. The giant dino skeleton of 292-bones is replaced by 83ft-long real skeleton of a blue whale skeleton will be placed from January 2017.
Start your evening with a private view of museum’s popular Dino Walk and grab some popcorn and take your seat for Knuckle-biting adventure – plus see Dippy’s ancient ancestors galumphing about on the movie screen at the same time and they have added two more screening on the 12th December at 7pm and 10pm, proving how popular dinosaurs. There’ll be drinks and food available from the bar, and inspect the museum’s other major key exhibits and explore some of the galleries before the session starts which are free of tourists.
The Winter Film Club
Date: 1st – 23rd December 2016
Venue: Bussey Building, 133 Rye Lane, SE15 4ST
The Rooftop Flim Club becomes Winter Film Club for this winter screening an eclectic mix of classics, new releases to Christmas favorites in Peckham’s theatre and showstoppers.
It is first opened to public in 1908 pioneering an Electric Cinemas. Now the Winter Film Club screening a varied programmes of recent releases of Christmas Period. Settle down in a deck chair with headphones on, liquid refreshments and tempting snacks to enjoy film on 16’ x 9’ screen during festive period in one of London’s unique settings. The Winter Film Club, screening like of Love Actually, Absolutely Fabulous, Louis Theroux’s My Scientology Movie and Miracle on 34th Street in the stunning Edwardian cinema and old school classics like Casablanca and Top Gun, there’ll be something for everyone.
At Winter Film Club tickets to fly out quicker than Santa skipping out on his sleigh so book your tickets now to avoid disappointment.
A Peninsula Christmas
Date: 3rd – 22nd December 2016
Venue: Gateway Pavilion, Peninsula Square, Greenwich Peninsula, London, SE10 0SQ
First ever winter festival for Greenwich Peninsula, Wrapped up by the Thames and glittering with new homes and twist on the usual festive customs. Grotto this year has everything you and your children expect from Santa’s pad. Explore an enchanted forest with LED blossoms and a lit, arched entrance made out of willow. Itis collaborated and celebrated with artist Spencer Jenkins and a magical enchanted forest.
Discover unusual gifts and delicious food at our bustling Designer-Maker Christmas Market. You can find the dozens of individual bakers and makers cooks and craftspeople offer creative wares. Explore the food stalls for delicious Ostrich burgers, wood-fired pizzas, homemade cakes and juicy hog roasts.