Christmas 2018 Events in Greenwich

In addition to our own Advent Windows, Greenwich really comes alive with the Christmas spirit in December. Below is a listing of some of the events that will occur in 2018, along with our very own Advent Windows. Be sure to visit!


“Robinson Crusoe” at Greenwich Theatre

The legendary panto at Greenwich Theatre is back, this time telling the swashbuckling tale of Robinson Crusoe. Fun for all the generations of your family. For more information, or to buy your tickets (Act quickly! They sell fast!), click here.

Christmas Shopping at Greenwich Market

Drop into the legendary Greenwich Market for one-of-a-kind gifts. Open every day through December. For more information about the market, go to

Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Greenwich Market Lantern Parade & Christmas Lighting Ceremony

At Greenwich Market, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. A beloved tradition featuring local schoolchildren with lanterns they have made themselves. The procession starts at the Old Royal Naval College at 4 p.m. and ends at Greenwich Market.


Sunday, 2 December 2018

St. Alfege Church Advent Service, 6:30 p.m.

The first day of Advent is celebrated at St. Alfege Church with this special celebration at 6:30 p.m. The service will be followed by mulled wine and mince pies.

Sunday, 16 December

Pantomime Horse Race

Surely this is one of the more unusual ways to celebrate the Christmas season. Pantomime horses and creatures race from pub to pub in Greenwich. For more information, go to