You’re never short of things to do when visiting London but there’s often so much going on it’s difficult to know where to start. We’ve picked out some of the capital’s top events taking place this winter to give you a bit of a head start when planning your short break in London.
Sports in London
The play-off finals of the Unibet Premier League Darts returns to The O2 in May 2019. The top 4 players from the PDC Order of Merit, decided by the 2018/19 World Championships, will qualify alongside 6 players that have been specially invited to play. See some of the best dart players in the world in a tournament that was won in 2018 by Michael van Gerwen. The Dutch legend will be going for his fourth title in a row in 2019.
Experience the drama of a Premier League game with one of our Tottenham Hotspur Match Day Experience packages which include tickets to some of Tottenham’s biggest games this season plus a central London hotel. Featuring some of England’s World Cup heroes including Harry Kane, Dele Alli and Eric Dier; Spurs will be looking to build on last seasons success and push for the league title this year. Match Day Experiences start from just £128pp and include all home fixtures until the end of the 2018-19 season.
The London Soundtrack
There’s something for everyone at The O2 this winter. The world’s most popular music venue has an ecclectic line up featuring some of the biggest names in the business.
See the original Jersey Boy, Frankie Valli as he plays his final shows.
Mariah Carey brings her Christmas show to the O2 in December with the timeless classic, “All I Want For Christmas Is You.”
Get your Christmas off to the best possible start with “The Hitmaker” Nile Rodgers and his band performing on the 19th of December
January marks the long-awaited return of Snow Patrol as they perform their first shows in seven years
Great for the Family
If you’re heading to London with the family this year, there’s plenty to keep the kids occupied.
A London Christmas fixture, Disney on Ice returns to The O2 in 2018 with Dream Big. Travel to the kingdom of Arendelle with Anna, Elsa and Olaf in a dramatic retelling of the sisterly love that saved a kingdom. Jump into amazing adventures with Aladdin as he seizes his chance to outwit his adversaries in the marketplace of Agrabah. Discover uncharted worlds with Rapunzel and Jasmine. Dive under the sea with headstrong Ariel as she yearns to explore life above the waves and is willing to risk it all for curiosity and the thrill of adventure. And with even more stories beside, this is sure to be a treat for Disney fans big and small! And since it’s never too early to start thinking about Christmas, there’s plenty going on in the capital during the holidays. Hogwarts in the Snow returns to the Warner Bros. Studios Tour this winter and runs until the end of January 2019. See the iconic sets from the Harry Potter film series decorated for Christmas including the Great Hall and the enormous model of Hogwarts.
Another London festive institution is Hyde Park’s Winter Wonderland. Featuring hundreds of stalls, rides, games and attractions this is the perfect Christmas day out in the capital. Check out our range of festive breaks in London and further afield including Christmas markets, Christmas hotel breaks, New Year parties and more.