Christmas events

Christmas events in Wandsworth


There are a number of Christmas light switch on and shopping events and activities taking place in Wandsworth over the festive period. 

Still looking for the perfect presents? Small Business Saturday is on Saturday 2 December, so look out for special deals and promotions on offer from local businesses.


Nine Elms winter trails

A festival of events and activities in Nine Elms taking place until 21 December 2017.

  • Date: Saturday 18 November to Thursday 21 December
  • Location: Throughout Nine Elms

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Northcote Road's annual light switch on

Northcote Road's annual light switch on including carol singing. Hampton's Santa's grotto and more.

  • Date: Friday 24 November
  • Time: 4.30pm onwards 
  • Location: Northcote Road, Battersea

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Northcote Road's pop up Christmas market

Stalls offering a variety of Christmas gift ideas, street food and drinks stalls.

  • Date: Sunday 26 November 
  • Time: 11am to 6pm
  • Location: Northcote Road, Battersea

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Battersea Square Christmas carols and tree switch on

  • Date: Tuesday 5th December
  • Time: Carols from 6.30pm and Christmas tree switch on at 7pm
  • Location: Battersea Square 


Christmas lights switch on and activities

Earlsfield Business network is organising Christmas activities at St Andrew's Church and Wayneflete Street including Santa's grotto, school choir, Eddie Katz, stalls and a Christmas light switch on.

  • Date: Friday 1 December
  • Time: 5.30pm
  • Location: St Andrew's Church and Wayneflete Street

Wandsworth Town


Christmas activities and lights switch on

Activities all day around the town centre including a grotto, children's activities, a lantern parade, Christmas market. Festive lights switch on at 4pm at All Saint's Church. 

  • Date: Saturday 2 December 
  • Time: All day with lights switch on at 4pm 
  • Location: Wandsworth town centre


Christmas activities and tree lights switch on

A winter wonderland theme including stalls, snow globe, reindeer and a stage with live performances. Christmas tree lights switch on at 5pm.

  • Date: Saturday 2 December 
  • Time: 12.30 to 5.30pm, tree lights switch on at 5pm


Christmas celebrations and lights switch on

Christmas celebrations including nativity scene with Sam the Donkey, entertainment and market stalls at Bedford Hill Place and Hildreth Street with the Christmas tree and lights switch on in the afternoon.

  • Date: Sunday 3 December 
  • Time: 1pm onwards, lights switch on at 4.30pm

SoLo Craft Fair Christmas market

The ballroom of the Balham Bowls Club will turn into a Christmas wonderland, with handcrafted gifts, live music, food and drinks as well festive songs from the Balham Ukulele Society. 

  • Date: Sunday 10 December 
  • Time: 12 noon to 5pm
  • Location: Balham Bowls Club, 7-9 Ramsden Road, SW12 8QX



Tootsmas, from the team behind Tootopia, includes a street food take over, Christmas arts and crafts fair, festive Pooch Parade and Foodie trail.

  • Date: Friday 1 to Sunday 3 December 

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Etsy Made Local Christmas market 

This year, the London Local Team is hosting the Etsy Made Local Christmas market in the heart of South London in the beautiful Tram & Social.

  • Date: Saturday 2 December
  • Time: 11am to 5pm
  • Location: 46-48 Mitcham Road, SW17 9NA

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Carol singing and lights switch on (Mitcham Road)


Carol singing in Mitcham Road and the Christmas tree and lights switch on.

  • Date: Wednesday 6 December
  • Time: 4pm onwards, lights switch on at 5pm
  • Location: Mitcham Road, corner of Church Lane

Carol singing and lights switch on (Mitcham Lane)

Carol singing, Christmas tree and light switch on at the corner of Mitcham Lane and Thrale Road.

  • Date: Friday 8 December
  • Time: 4pm
  • Location: Mitcham Lane, Furzedown 

Sprout Christmas market

Selection of beautiful gifts, original artwork and prints as well as seasonal treats and crafts by local artists such as Furzedown Art Studio, Lucinda Denning, Caragh Buxton and Maria Storey.

  • Date: Friday 8 to Friday 22 December
  • Time: 11am to 5pm
  • Location: Sprout Arts, 74 Moyser Road, Furzedown, SW16 6SQ.

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The Trafalgar Christmas market

The Trafalgar's annual Christmas market will be packed with charming crafts and delectable food and drink. So whether you are buying gifts for your family or treating yourself during the holiday season come along for an afternoon of festive fun.

  • Date: Saturday 9 December
  • Time: 11am to 4pm
  • Location: The Trafalgar, 148-156 Tooting High Street, Tooting, SW17 0RT

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Furzedown Community Network Christmas market

A variety of stalls selling festive gifts, food, drink and crafts. Live music, Father Christmas and mulled wine.

  • Date: Saturday 16 December
  • Time: 4 to 7pm
  • Location: Moyser Road, Furzedown


Southfields Christmas Lights

Christmas market, live music by Southfields Academy Musical Collective, carol singing, mince pies and mulled wine. Organised by the Southfields Business Forum.  

  • Date: Wednesday 6 December
  • Time: 4.30pm welcome by the Deputy Mayor of Wandsworth, 5pm light switch on


Roehampton Lantern Parade

The Roehampton Lantern Parade returns. Meet at Heathmere Primary School, on Alton Road, then finish up at the Alton Activity Centre for music, songs, hot chocolate, mulled wine and mince pies! Also being supported by ROAM (Roehampton Outdoor Art Movement).

  • Date: Thursday 7 December
  • Time: 4 to 5.30pm