We present a guide for exciting events and activities that will keep individuals engaged and active during the winter season.
Although you may not see snow on the rooftops as of yet, one thing that the cold chilly temperatures confirm is that winter is definitely here and with all the ice and frosty scenery it may seem like there isn’t much to do. On the contrary, winter in the U.K is one of the most festive seasons, filled with exciting events and venues to explore. In fact, it is the perfect time to hang out with family and friends, experience new adventures and capture unforgettable moments.
The Royal Lancaster London Hotel overlooks Hyde Park, London’s largest royal parks in the U.K. November marks the opening of an extraordinary winter theme park at Hyde Park filled with amazing attractions, rides, games and spectacular shows that will leave you at the edge of your seats wanting more. With delicious eateries, there is so much to do and discover along the way.
Peter Pan On Ice – Watch your favorite storybook characters come alive
Watch the fascinating story of Peter Pan, Tinkerbell, and the Lost Boys unfold as they battle the evil Captain Hook, and experience 55 minutes of world-class skating by professional skaters as they perform at the Winter Palace Hotel. The show is full of special effects, flying stunts and of course, ice skating. You will be captivated by the costumes, animated scenery, music and singing. This is something that the entire family will enjoy; however, book your tickets in advance to ensure that you don’t miss out on a great show.
Santa Land – Visit Santa in his grotto and find out if you’ve been naughty or nice
Bring your child’s dream to life at Santa Land. At Hyde Park, Winter Wonderland children can meet the elves of Santa’s workshop and take pictures with Santa, himself. There are lots of cool games and rides perfect for young children and lots of sweet and interesting tasty treats to try.
Bavarian Village and Christmas Markets – Experience culture and tradition
Get into the festivities at the Bavarian Village and Christmas Markets. Taste traditional Bavarian cuisine, socialize with friends and family at the restaurants and cafes or simply stroll through the Chrismas Market for the perfect gift.
Keep in mind the fun does not stop at Hyde Park.
National History Museum – Don’t be shy to show off your skating talents
Decorated with thousands of fairy lights, the National History Museum will certainly get you into the winter spirit. Live music play as you skate around a 9-meter tall Christmas tree. There are cafes to sit and have a warm drink while you conversate with family and friends.
If you loved the Winter Wonderland experience, then you might want to head on down to Winterville located at Clapham Common. Similar to Hyde Park, Winterville is filled with theater performances, magic shows, rides and other fun activities perfect for adults and children.
There is even more to discover on your own. So get ready to embark on a winter adventure and get into the winter spirit.