London’s largest seasonal celebration returns to Hyde Park this month: now in its twelfth year, 2019’s Winter Wonderland promises to be bigger and better than ever before! With world-class entertainment, unbeatable Christmas markets, fairground rides and scrumptious festive treats, its little wonder this festive extravaganza attracts over three million visitors each year.
Enjoy a bird’s-eye view of Winter Wonderland festive London from the dizzy heights of the Giant Observation Wheel; skate to live music on the UK’s largest outdoor Ice Rink; come face to face with dazzling ice sculptures in the Magical Ice Kingdom; or enjoy one of several fairground attractions, from gentle rides for younger visitors to hair-raising roller coasters for braver adventurers! If you’re after entertainment, you’ll be spoilt for choice: watch world-class skaters in Paddington on Ice – The Grand Voyage; be amazed by mind-blowing circus stunts in Zippo’s Christmas Circus and Cirque Berserk; or laugh at loud with family favourite Mr. Men & Little Miss – the Show.
There’s an abundance of delicious seasonal snacks to sample, too: enjoy some traditional tastes in the Bavarian Village, with German sausage and glühwein; refresh yourself with an ice-cold cocktail at the Ice Bar, served in a real ice glass on ice tables; toast tasty marshmallows around the Fire Pit, cosied up with family and friends; or experience an original Viking-inspired Christmas at THOR’s Tipi Bar! Make sure to leave a little room, though, as you’re guaranteed to sample some delicious artisan products from the enormous Christmas markets.
This free-to-enter family event is a Christmas stalwart for Londoners and visitors to the capital alike: whether you drop in for a couple of hours or enjoy the entertainment all day and night, you’ll find plenty to keep you occupied! Best of all, Hyde Park is located an easy ten-minute walk away from the hotel, so you won’t have to battle the crowds on public transport. Running from 21st November until 5th January 2020, there’s plenty of time to don your winter woollies and soak up the festive fun!
Book a room at Mercure London Paddington and head towards Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park the most awaited London's biggest Christmas festive extravaganza.