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Christmas Lights Switch On

16 November @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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The Lord Mayor of London will kickstart Christmas at the City of London’s iconic hidden gem, Leadenhall Market, on Thursday16 November.

The much-loved annual switch-on ceremony will take place at 6pm – complete with pyrotechnic firework fountains unveiling the full splendor of Leadenhall Market’s giant real Christmas tree, which sits under the breathtaking central star covered atrium of the Victorian market.

The eight-metre tall glittering Christmas tree will be decked with a colour changing LED light display, complementing the large baubles and beautiful fir tree garlands throughout the Market. New this year, a twinkling light tunnel, will bring festive cheer to Beehive Passage, tempting visitors to explore the shops, restaurants and bars nestled in the cobbled alleyways of Leadenhall Market.

Children from primary schools across the capital will provide uplifting carols for the eremony, performing seasonal songs as part of the London Youth Choir from 5.15pm, before the countdown begins for the Lord Mayor’s speech and Christmas light switch on at 6pm.

An space is booked for 20 Persons at Brokers Wine Bar from 1700 under the name: Worshipful Company of Constructors.

Food and beverages not included and will be at your own expense.


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16 November
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Brokers Wine Bar
Brokers Wine Bar (Mezzanine Level) 6-9 Leadenhall Market
London, EC3 2BLR
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Chris Breiner
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