Colliers Wood Christmas lights switch-on event 2018, Friday 30th November 2018, 4pm

Kick off the festive season with Merton’s official Christmas lights switch-on event. Come along to the plaza, adjacent to the entrance of Colliers Wood tube station, to join in a festive sing-along with the Colliers Wood Chorus and local primary school choirs - with the illumination of High St Colliers Wood at 5:30pm.

Festive family fun will continue until 7pm at Baltic Close / The Charles Holden Pub, including:

  • Face painting
  • A Christmas storytelling mini quest
  • Santa’s Grotto
  • Steel pan band
  • Festive food & drinks


Wimbledon Winter Wonderland, Sunday 2 December, 12-7.30pm

Love Wimbledon’s Winter Wonderland returns to Wimbledon Broadway - a day of festive family fun which will see Christmas market stalls, street entertainment, festive performances, children’s rides a live ice carving and big Brass Band.

A fireworks display will also take place at 5:30pm

Love Wimbledon website


Light Up Morden, Friday 7 December 4 – 6:30pm

Love Morden’s annual Light Up Morden event returns with choirs, music and dancing along Crown Lane between Merton Civic Centre and Morden Baptist Church

The Christmas tree lights will be switched on at 5:00pm.

Love Morden Christmas (Facebook page)

Wimbledon Village

Christmas in the Village, Sunday 9 December, 10am-5pm

Wimbledon Village Business Association (WVBA) has planned a family day to ensure everyone can join in the festive fun.

There will be free family activities including story-time, fairground rides, carols, mince pies and mulled wine. Families can watch Santa arrive through the high street on horseback and meet Santa in his grotto.

The Christmas tree lights will be switched on at 4:40pm.

Wimbledon Village website

Contact us

Future Merton Team
Merton Council
Civic Centre
London Road

Telephone: 020 8545 3837