Our Guide To Winter Pop-Ups in London

Out come the thermals as temperatures plummet and those dreary long nights set in. Let’s not get too gloomy though, as the onset of the festive seasons brings with it some of the capital's most exciting pop-up experiences. Rocking up all over the city and equipped with seasonal hot toddies, private igloos, warming fare and all manner of quirky entertainment, these are the best winter pop-ups in London this year.

Last updated on 27th November 2020




@ Vauxhall Food & Beer Garden on Saturday 5th December 2020 and 2 other Saturdays

One of the best winter pop-ups in London, Nordic Experience Brunch is hosting a daytime bash at Vauxhall Food & Beer Garden. Expect festive street food and cocktails, Northern Light projections, snow-covered trees, cosy cabins and a fire pit for marshmallow toasting.

Pop Up Screens

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The ultimate cinema winter pop-up, this Bussey Building event will see punters settling in for a night of Christmas blockbusters. Enter through a magical wardrobe to find an enchanted, snow-dusted forest and huge HD screen.

@ Pergola Paddington on Various dates from Wednesday 2nd December 2020

Save 50% on ticket Winter Chalet (4 people) 12pm-2.45pm with discount code LAUNCHDAY
Valid on the following dates: 03/12/2020.

Pergola Paddington is set to get a wintertime makeover this festive season. Cosy up in one of the snug ski chalets with a glass of Champagne or head on down to the heated Bavarian beer hall, which will come complete with sloshing steins and live DJs aplenty.

Rivoli Pop up Cinema

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London's most famous ballroom will once again be opening its historic doors, screening a selection of festive films in the run up to Christmas. Pop along to munch popcorn under the domed roof while watching the likes of Home Alone, Love Actually and How The Grinch Stole Christmas.

Winterland is back, bringing South London a slice of alpine paradise this winter. Complete with a heated pergola, fire pits and igloos, there's plenty to keep you entertained whether you're looking for a bite to eat and a mulled wine or some quirky seasonal activities.