Excited For Christmas? Leicester Square’s Glittering Christmas Market Is Returning To London From Nov 8

Nov 6, 2023

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Leicester Square is the throbbing quadrilateral at the center of London’s tourist district. It has got a whole new look for the festive season. At the square, the Christmas market stalls abound with each selling seasonal treats, delicious food, and drinks. To put it simply, you will be gleefully drowning in glühwein and bratwurst. Sounds jolly enough?

And yet that is not all! Along with the fairy-lit rhombus of Crimbo commerce, there is the Spiegeltent who will be playing host to a hoard of performances. The Olivier Award-winning variety show La Clique will be present. La Clique is the Aussie alternative circus and cabaret show that stays here for 8 weeks. They will be ringing in Christmas in style while returning for another year of vibrance and talent.

The full details for the show have not been announced but previous line-ups included kids and family-friendly entertainment. Similar shows can be expected this year too. Refreshments are available nearby with attractions and shopping. The dates and times for the 2023 Christmas market haven’t yet been announced.

The live entertainment has been curated by Underbelly.

Although an hour will be lost of the daily sunlight, a buzzy Christmas market under the twinkling lights of Christmas is exactly what can cheer us up. Get ready to party with a lot of soul and cheer at the Leicester Square market.

You can visit the square anytime between November 8 to January 7, 2024. It is sure to boost up your festive spirit. Entry is free but there are tickets to be booked for additional shows like La Clique. This will; obviously incur extra costs. The nearest station is Leicester Square but you can also have a lot of fun walking from Tottenham Court Road and Piccadilly Circus.

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