Top 5 things to over the festive period and New Year's Eve
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Top 5 things to over the festive period and New Year's Eve

  • 22 Nov 2018

Not sure what you’re doing over the festive period? To help we’ve handpicked some activities and events for everyone. From daytime events on New Year’s Eve to pantomimes, fireworks and more.

1) London Fireworks

London Fireworks

See in the 2019 with the incredibly popular London's New Year's Eve fireworks at the Coca-Cola London Eye. A world famous spectacular event, one not to be missed.

Admission Fee: Tickets are £10 and can be purchased here.

Victoria Embankment, Westminster, London, SW1A 2NS, United Kingdom

Date: Monday 31 December 2018 at 8:00pm to Tuesday 1st January 2019 at 12:15am

2) Festive pantomimes and shows in London

There are lots of magical shows this winter, full of festive fun and cheer. From pantomimes and ballet, top family shows, there's plenty to see over the Christmas and New Year period.

Admission Fee:  Please check official website for more information.

Location:  Varies across location and performance. Please check the website for more information.

 Please check the website for more information.


3) Skate at Somerset House

Somerset House
For the fifth year running, Fortnum & Mason returns to Skate at Somerset House to celebrate the season of friends, family and feasting with the very best of their food, drink and gifts. Housed in the West Wing, Fortnum’s Lodge is the perfect space to relax and sample delicious dishes and tempting drinks après-skate.

Admission Fee: Please check the website for more information.

Location: Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 0RN, United Kingdom 

Dates: Please check the website for more information.

4) New Year’s Eve at National History Museum

Get set for a wild celebration this New Year's Eve. Channel your inner-party animal and send off 2018 by dancing beneath the largest creature to have ever lived, hosted in collaboration with experiential events company It's Unknown.

Admission Fee: from £16.50.

Dates: Please check the website for more information.

Location: Cromwell Rd, Kensington, London SW7 5BD, United Kingdom 

5) Ham Yard Hotel, Piccadilly London

HamYard Hotel

Tucked away from Piccadilly Circus is this secret leafy rooftop bar, perched on the top of Ham Yard Hotel. Up here is a magical little garden and a spacious terrace, heated over the winter months. This year, for one night only, the bar is putting on a special one-off evening for NYE, with warming twists on classic drinks like hot G&Ts and hot Negronis, teamed up with canapés and cheese boards.

Admission Fee:  Please check official site for prices.

Location: Ham Yard Hotel, 1 Ham Yard, Piccadilly, London, W1D 7DT, United Kingdom 

Dates: Please check the website for more information.

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