Would you like to enjoy the fabulous Christmas markets in London this year? There are several fantastic Christmas markets to choose from. In this article, we will tell you about the most popular Christmas markets in London and also tell you when the different Christmas markets will open and close this year.
One of the most frequently asked questions is when will the Christmas markets in London open this year? Some Christmas markets publish the dates months before Christmas, while others keep this information well hidden. Below, we will share what we know so far.
The most important Christmas markets in London.
Below you can read about the most important Christmas markets in London, and you can also see the dates for the different markets.
Hyde Park Winter Wonderland
17 November 2023 – 1 January 2024
This is an extremely popular and famous Christmas market in London. Hyde Park is beautiful, but even more so during the Christmas market period. Unfortunately, there is an entrance fee to enter the area during this period, but it is well worth the money.
You can enjoy an ice skating rink, other fun activities, and of course, eat and drink awesome food. This is a must-see place if you want to breathe in some British Christmas atmosphere while in London.
Kingston Christmas Market
November 2023 – December 2023 (exact dates are not yet published)
This Christmas market is referred to as a traditional European market with a British style. In other words, a fantastic place to visit if you want to enjoy traditional food and market stalls where you can buy all sorts of souvenirs and Christmas presents.
The Christmas market is located at the Ancient Market Place. Yet another fantastic Christmas market in London.
Southbank Centre Winter Market
28 October, 2023 – January 7, 2024
This is a Christmas market with a good reputation. Not only can you eat and drink and buy Christmas souvenirs, but you can also enjoy arts, exhibitions, and fun programs for the entire family.
Christmas in Covent Garden
November, 2023 – January, 2024 (still waiting for the official dates)
This is a fantastic place if you want to enjoy a Christmas market in a beautiful environment. This is perfect for late-night shopping, daily snow showers, fantastic dining opportunities, a beautiful Christmas tree, and magical evening illumination.
Would you like to find out even more about the Christmas market at Covent Garden? Visit the website.
Leicester Square Christmas market
November 2023 – January 2024
The Christmas market at Leicester Square isn’t just about awesome food and drinks. This is also an area known for theatres. As a result, you can enjoy a fabulous show in a special tent, showing talented artists performing cabaret, musical, and circus performances throughout this period.
On its website, you can find some more information about the Leicester Square Christmas market.
We hope this article has given you useful information about some of London’s best and most important Christmas markets. In addition, you should also consider visiting some of the following Christmas markets:
- Borough Market.
- Christmas by the River (by Tower Bridge).
- Greenwich Christmas market.
- Canopy Market at King’s Cross.
- Selfridges Christmas Market.
If you have any questions, comments, or tips about other Christmas markets, please write a comment below!