We’ve rounded up the very best Late Night Christmas Shopping Events in London this year, all are located in London’s most charming village areas and offer fabulous fashion, interiors and gifts by London’s most exciting independent shops, boutiques and galleries.
Each area has come together collectively to give you the warmest welcome and present the very best gift ideas, discounts and Christmas cheer – carols, mince pies, champagne and nibbles…it’s all there – all you have to do is turn up and enjoy!
Connaught Village Late Night Christmas Shopping Evening
Thursday 25th November 5.30 – 8.30pm
Enjoy the switching on of the Christmas lights and a relaxed evening of gift shopping in the independent fashion boutiques and art galleries of Connaught Village. Just 10 minutes walk from Marble Arch in Central London.
Westbourne Park Village Christmas Shopping Extravaganza
Thurs 25th, Fri 26th and Sat 27th November 2010 until 8.30pm
The cluster of lifestyle shops, fashion boutiques, bars and restaurants in Westbourne Park Village is staging a collective Christmas event for the very first time this year. Please join them for drinks and mince pies, entertainment and take advantage of the promotional discounts, special offers & bargains during the 3 days of celebration.
Primrose Hill Village Christmas Fete
Sunday 28th November 2010 11.00 – 5.00pm
Events will mainly centre around Regents Park Road – there will be food stalls, gifts, craft and jewellery stands, children’s rides, bungee trampolines, music, carol singing and most of the Primrose Hill independent shops, fashion boutiques and gift shops will be open for the day. Sunday lunch available at Odettes, Lemonia and the Lansdowne.
Clifton Nurseries Christmas and Santa Late Wednesday’s
Every Wednesday evening starting 1st December 2010 4.00pm-7.00pm
Clifton is London’s oldest nursery is starting late night shopping Wednesdays from 1st Dec Santa will be there every Wed eve from 4- 7, there will be FREE demonstrations on wreath making and tree decoration. To Buy: Christmas trees, door wreaths, elegant decorations, gift vouchers and of course wonderful gift ideas for the gardener in your life…
Islington Late Night Christmas Shopping
Thursday 2nd December 2010
Upper Street and Cross St, N1 is one of London’s most exciting shopping destinations with a broad range of award winning independent retailers including interior design shops, gifts, high end fashion and jewellery boutiques through to a charming children’s toy shop and art gallery. For the first time these leading independents are hosting an exclusive Christmas Shopping event. Offering generous discounts of 20%, as well as one-off treats, refreshments and prizes to be won. Participating shops include: Wild Swans, Brora, 171 Hair & Beauty, Tallulah Lingerie, Dinny Hall, Dalliance, Cross Street Gallery, Tribe and many others.
Clarendon Cross Shopping Fair
Tuesday 7th December 2010 from 5.00 – 8.30pm
Participating shops include:
Susie Watson Design, Summerill & Bishop, The Cross, Julies Restaurant, Clarendon Cross Canines, Pruskin, Harper & Toms, Stephan Ryan, Cowshed and Eva Menz,
Drinks, mince pies, special discounts…a warm welcome to all!
Westbourne Grove – Notting Hill Christmas Shopping Evening
Wednesday 8th December 2010 from 5.00 – 8.00pm
This Christmas, the retailers of Westbourne Grove and Ledbury Road are holding a charity event to support the local charity – Rugby Portobello Trust. The raffle: the shops have generously donated fabulous prizes (think: Westbourne Grove and you can imagine what prizes will be on offer) and all money raised via the raffle will go to this local charity. Special discounts and late night shopping along with cheese tastings, warming mulled wine and roasted chestnuts, Daylesfords turkey, delicious mince pies and ginger bread from the bakery – sure to be a wonderful atmosphere…
Exmouth Market Special Christmas Evening
Thursday 9th December 2010
All Exmouth Market shops are opening late, there will be drinks and nibbles and special events including street theatre and we hearing rumours of ‘fairies on stilts’.
The carol singers will be out and about and lots of craft activities for children. To top it all will be a fantastic prize draw with prizes donated by some of the great businesses in Exmouth Market.
Victoria Park Village Xmas Fayre
Saturday 11th December 2010 starts 12.00 – 5.00pm
The traders of Victoria Park have organised their traditional Christmas Fayre with lots of festive cheer, mince pies, local stalls, mulled wine – Hawthorn’s will have their quality Christmas trees for sale, door wreaths and fabulous decorations.