What makes Greenwich Winter Time unique and distinctive from all the other events in the London Christmas calendar this year? Why choose Greenwich Winter Time Festival?
Well imagine standing in the middle of our event and with a simple 360 degree turn you can travel from the stunning 17th Century architecture of the Old Royal Naval College, to the 19th Century Cutty Sark onto the breath-taking views of the Thames and the bright lights of modern day London with the City in the distance. We then add all the best traditions of the season packed full with contemporary twists and you have the perfect Christmas destination.
The team behind Greenwich Winter Time have created an event that will run throughout December with up to three 3 hour sessions per day, with a limited capacity per session that guarantees a safer, less over crowded more intimate, warm, fun, inclusive environment for all ages. Mixing old traditions with the new the festival aims to push the boundaries by creating an exceptional and affordable experience for all.
Inclusive of the festival entry price for each 3 hour session is an amazing on ice skating performance by our world class freestylers; up to 6 shows including live music, theatre, children shows, DJ's on our mirrored stage; you can boogie yourself silly at the silent disco; be entertained by our fabulous street performers while you soak up the festive atmosphere and stunning surroundings of the Old Royal Naval College, the Thames and over 500 Christmas trees; shop at London's specially curated Winter Market and feast on some of the best food and drink London has to offer.
To add to your festival experience, you can choose to go ice skating or visit Father Christmas and his Greenwich launch pad, a truly magical experience for all the family.
Or simply soak up the atmosphere of the centuries, Christmas and one of the most amazing locations London can offer.
London's newest festival aims to make it inclusive, fun, warm, safe, modern and magical for all ages.
Wishing you a very happy Christmas
The GWT Team
(From left to right; David Shepherd, Fleur Smith & Neil O’Brien)