Christmas in Leicester Square transforms the centre of bustling London into a wonderland including traditional Christmas markets with hand-crafted goods and delicious food and drinks, a Santa's Grotto where children can meet the man himself, plus a whole host of fantastic shows in the beautiful surrounds of a traditional 1920s spiegeltent.

8 NOVEMBER 2019 - 5 JANUARY 2020

Opening times:

12pm - 10pm Mon - Fri 

10am - 10pm Sat - Sun

The grotto will open on weekdays from 12pm to 8pm and on weekends from 10am to 8pm.

Please see our FAQs for alternative opening times on selected days.

Find out more about what to do in Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus on our blog.

About Underbelly Ltd

Underbelly is a UK-based live entertainment company that runs several festivals and events across the country. Find out more about Underbelly.

The Team


Ed Bartlam & Charlie Wood

Head of Operations

Sarah Fleming

Head of Production

David Watson

Production Manager

Kenny Easson

Production Manager

James Oakley

Technical Production Manager

James Turner-Inman

Production Project Manager

Rachel Sivills

Production Assistant

Rebecca Foster

Executive Producer for Underbelly Productions

Holly Reiss

Associate Producer

Martyn Wood

Christmas Producer

Ruth Fisher

Head of Programming

Marina Dixon

Festival Programmer and Producer

Áine Flanagan

Festival Programmer

Aisling Galligan

Programming Assistant

Thomas Wales

Head of Bars & Catering

Bertie Woodhead

Director of Communications

Elizabeth Burchell

Senior Marketing Manager (London)

Lauren Carroll

Senior Marketing Manager (Edinburgh)

Amy Briggs

Marketing Manager (Edinburgh)

Annie Wheeler

Marketing Officer (London)

Abbie Button

Digital Marketing Assistant

Elijah Grant

Head of Partnerships

Mary Gleeson

Financial Controller

Sarah Alsop

Finance Assistant

Jonathan Kettle

Ticketing Manager

Ashlinn Sambrook

Senior Box Office Manager

Philly Waygood