Local Christmas Events
13 November 2023
In addition to our own Christmas Lights and walking tour, there’s plenty going on across the wider area to get you in the festive mood!
This year sees the return of Portman Marylebone’s Chiltern Street Christmas Shopping evening on Thursday 23 November, 16.30-19.30. The wide range of boutiques on Chiltern Street will stay open late to host exciting in-store events and exclusive offers. Visitors can enjoy Christmas Carols performed by a roaming choir throughout the evening while they browse the stores, indulge in a glass of champagne or mulled wine and begin their shopping for loved ones. Find out more here.
Paddington Street Garden: Lighting The Tree
Join the Marylebone community for the lighting of the Christmas Tree in Paddington Street Garden on Tuesday 5 December, 15.30-18.30, with entertainment, performances by St Vincent’s RC Primary School, mulled wine, hot chocolate and festive food.
Portman Marylebone has a Christmassy activation in Seymour Place – The Chuffed Store – open until 20 December. The Chuffed Store is an entirely independent shop where every item is made by hand in the British Isles. It is going to be a destination to discover truly unique gifts for Christmas.
The festivities don’t end there. Every Thursday night, The Chuffed Store will have a candle lit evening with mulled wine open till 9pm. Bring your friends and get all the Christmas fizzy feelings. They also have some festive workshops for you to learn new crafts – find out more here and follow The Chuffed Store on Instagram.
Church Street Christmas Lights
Free family festive activities and the switch-on of the Christmas lights is taking place in Church Street, just north of Marylebone station. Featuring choir performances, food and drink and Santa’s grotto! Thursday 30 November, 16.30 – 18.30 (lights go on at 17.30), on the corner of Church Street and Salisbury Street.