London for Christmas

Your Guide to Christmas in London

London for Christmas

Your Guide to Christmas in London



Spirit of Christmas Fair

Spirit of Christmas Fair

Make the most of your visit to Olympia London this November and enjoy all that the Spirit of Christmas Fair has to offer. With its fresh new layout there’s so much more to see and do.


Gain invaluable inspiration in our complimentary and pre-bookable interactive, expert-led Winter Workshops and master classes from creating your very own festive wreath with Royal wedding florist, Philippa Craddock, The Real Flower Company or Bloom & Wild to name a few, or learning the secrets of beautiful gift wrapping with Jane Means, to creating Christmas decorations with Rachel Hazell, festive icing with Biscuiteers or The Hummingbird Bakery, or join Sophie Conran and friends for the ultimate Christmas party.


Experience the finest flavours in our even larger Food Hall where you will find an entirely delectable mix of leading artisans, independent producers, Royal Warrant holders and Great Taste award-winners, to inspire your festive banquets and gift giving ideas.


There are several dining options to choose from to suit your mood – from an exclusive three-course meal paired with 3 glasses of Champagne and fine wines included in your lunch booking, or tea followed by Champagne in the elegant new Mosimann’s Restaurant. Lunch and afternoon tea options MUST be booked in advance. Alternatively, you can choose the more informal ‘M’ Express for light refreshments at your convenience, or discover a selection of independent pop-ups in the new Food Court. With three stylish Louis Roederer Champagne Bars, it may be hard to resist indulging in a few glasses from one of Champagne’s Grandes Marques finest, while you soak up the festive atmosphere.


With two more Fairs included in the price of your ticket. Enjoy complimentary entry to the Condé Nast Traveller presents The Luxury Travel Fair from 1-4 November where you can tailor-make your dream escape. It’s the perfect place to research your next trip, pick up ideas and meet travel specialists face-to-face to help you turn future travel ideas into a reality. Plus, don’t miss an exciting line-up of inspiring personalities, including Aldo Kane, Jenny Éclair and Matthew Fort in the Travellers’ Tales Theatre! Also, don’t miss The Winter Art & Antiques Fair, which presents an irresistible array of art, antiques, furniture, decorative objects and jewellery on the Gallery of the National Hall at Olympia London from 29 October – 4 November 2018. From the modern, eclectic and quirky to the classic and the traditional, there is an extraordinary choice for creating stylish interiors, inspiring collections and finding unique gifts.


Winter Workshops
Be inspired by our collection of expert-led workshops and tastings. From floral festivities with royal wedding florist Philippa Craddock or Freddie’s Flowers to creating your very own Christmas wreath.


Mosimann's Winter Restaurant
Enjoy an exceptional dining experience with Royal caterers and private dining club, Mosimann’s, in their Restaurant.


Louis Roederer Champagne Bars
The  cuvées of the House of Louis Roederer are the fruit of patient work with fundamental ingredients, the collaboration of experts, a quest for the perfect balance, and hardy and generous grapes, cultivated in the Champagne soil, producing a wine with a summery character and crystalline elegance.


The Food Hall

We know that Christmas simply wouldn't be Christmas without a delectable selection of food & drink. That's why we've gathered our widest ever collection of exquisite artisan food and drink to take you on a gastronomic tasting journey.


The Luxury Travel Fair

Gain free entry to Condé Nast Traveller presents The Luxury Travel Fair with your ticket to Spirit of Christmas Fair. Tailor-make your next awe-inspiring escape at this co-located event taking place on the gallery level of Olympia, positioned just next to Mosimann's Winter Restaurant.

Great Taste Award Winners Market

Visit our Great Taste Market dedicated area at the Fair comprised of Great Taste award-winners. Great Taste, organised by the Guild of Fine Food, is the acknowledged benchmark for speciality food and drink.

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Venue Details

Spirit of Christmas
Grand Hall Olympia

Box Office
0844 412 4629

Nearest tube


More info

29 October - 4 November 2018

29 Oct 09.30-18.00
30-31 Oct, 2-3 Nov 10.00-18.00
1 Nov 10.00-21.00
4 Nov 10.00-17.00

Adult £14.50-£32.00
Child (13-16) £9.50-£17.50
Children 12 and under free

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