South west London is teeming with wonderful festive things to do this Christmas. Make visiting one of these top Christmas fairs high on your list of things to do this December
1 Christmas Tree Festival
St Mary Magdalene Church, Wandsworth
The Christmas Tree Festival, sponsored by estate agent John D. Wood, will return to St Mary Magalene’s on Saturday 13 December. Over 25 beautifully decorated Christmas trees will be on display during the festival, which runs from 4pm until 6.30pm.
For more information visit smmwandsworth.org.uk
2 Christmas Market
The Piazza, Wimbledon
Each weekend from 29 November to 23 December Wimbledon’s Piazza will be transformed into a festive market-place. Wimbledon’s Christmas Market will feature over 20 stalls selling Christmas gifts, stocking fillers and scrumptious festive treats. Each weekend a new selection of stalls will market their goods at The Piazza.
Saturdays: 11am-7pm; Sundays: 11am-6pm. For full details visit lovewimbledon.org
3 The Parsons Green Parish Fair
St Dionis Church on the Green
The first ever Parsons Green Parish Fair will take place on the evening of Wednesday 17 (6-9pm) and during the day on Thursday 18 December (10am-3pm) giving local residents a chance to stock up on festive gifts away from the high street. Brands taking part include Babu Bedwell jewellery, Beulah, Eddie Harrop luxury travel bags, Kind Tea and Dundas London linen shirts.
Voluntary £2 donation on the door, children and dogs welcome.
St Dionis Church, 18A Parsons Green, London SW6 4UH
4 The White Christmas Fair
Over 40 stalls filled with jewellery, clothes, trinkets, real Christmas trees and wreaths will be popping up at The Doodle Bar for one weekend. Those with a taste for finer things in life will be happy to find Italian prosecco, Parmesan and charcuterie to nibble on between shopping. The fair takes place on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 December from 10am to 5pm.
whitechristmasfair.co.uk. Entry is free and the event will be raising money for a local children’s charity, the Battersea Summer Scheme.