Christmas events in Ealing 2022

Christmas in Ealing is here with festive lights, seasonal markets, family activities and carol singing. Here are some highlights happening across our towns during December.

Ealing

  • Christmas at Ealing Broadway. A series of events in and around Ealing Broadway shopping centre are planned, starting with a Christmas market until 24 December.
  • Light up the Lane 2022 The Pitshanger Community Association (PCA) and a crew of amazing volunteers - join them for the switch on of the Christmas lights on the Lane Sunday 27 November at 4-7.30pm and visit the delights of the 60 independent traders on the Lane in the run up to Christmas! 
  • Carols on the Yard! Make It Ealing has planned a fun afternoon event with a Christmas market, stage for school choirs and other entertainment to celebrate the local community on 3 December, at Elizabeth Square, Dickens Yard.
  • Look out for Christmas highlights from Ealing Project which promises to bring you a variety of festive films and entertainment that will fill you with Christmas cheer.
  • The Questors Theatre pantomime, “King Arthur & the Twelfth Knight”, which runs across the whole of December, as well as the world premiere of “The Remarkable Theatrical Adventures of Peregrine Proteus”, which runs 16-31 December.
  • Make 2022 a Creative Christmas at Open Ealing at Dickens Yard and the opportunity to buy art from local artists on Sunday 4 December 1-5pm and Friday 9 December 6-9pm. Saturday 17 December 3pm Family Theatre: A Kidnapped Santa Claus, £5 per ticket includes a post-performance workshop.
  • The interactive 'A Sense of Wonder' exhibition at Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery is a good Christmas appeal for the whole family. For Christmas wreaths and gifts, carols from local choirs, mince pie and hot drinks, you can join the Christmas Late in the evening on 1 and 8 December.
  • Christ the Saviour the Ealing Charity Christmas Card Shop will open for its 38th festive season from Tuesday 1 November at the Church of Christ the Saviour, New Broadway, Ealing W5 2XA.
  • Trash and Treasure Street Food and Christmas Shopping Night Market at The Brentham Club, on Friday 9 December  5pm-9pm. A wonderful selection of local street food and artisan traders. 
  • On Thursday 15 December 6pm-9pm West Ealing's SET studios will be hosting an alternative Christmas fair with artists selling their artworks. So go and pick up that original Christmas present.
  • Ealing Farmers Market will be holding festive markets during December, open every Saturday from 9am-1pm at Leeland Road, West Ealing.

Acton

  • Acton Gardens is hosting a Winter Fair on Saturday 3 December at the Acton Gardens Community Centre.
  • Don’t miss the Christmas family fun activities when Your Acton BID will be lighting up the Town Centre at their Christmas market and light switch on event on Friday November 25 10am to 6.30pm, at The Mount, W3 (outside Morrisons). There will be carol singers, mulled wine, and craft stalls for kiddos. Come see Acton sparkle under the Christmas lights!
  • RE’Store will be hosting a festive circular economy themed pop-up shop at 98 Churchfield Road, Acton, supporting brands that sell preloved, vintage, repurposed and up-cycled fashion, gifts and household items. They will also host workshops to encourage people to reuse, remake and recycle this Christmas. Workshops will include Christmas jumper and gift making. 
  • Acton Market at The Mount, will be holding festive markets during December, open every week from Wednesday to Friday from 10am to 5pm. The new Saturday Market also has a focus on sustainable, eco, local, handmade and artisan products, open every Saturday from 10am-4pm.
  • Loom Projects with Park Royal Design District are hosting a one-day Christmas Market selling gifts, hand crafted products from local artists and makers at North Acton Square (outside North Acton Station) on Saturday 3 December 2022 from 11am. There will also be a festive lights switch-on celebration at 4pm with food and drinks, music and performances. 
  • Christmas events Gunnersbury House include special celebrations for Chanukah and Christmas, as Victorian servants prepare for the season with Maciek O’Shea and special film screenings.

Hanwell

  • FoxMarketW7 is hosting their popular and market with local artists, makers, and vintage traders at this family-friendly outdoor market on Saturday 10 December 2022 11am-3pm.

Greenford and Perivale

  • Greenford High Street Christmas - North Ealing Traders (NET) is holding a Christmas Tree light switch-on event at the Greenford Memorial Garden (next to Greenford Hall) on Saturday 3 December 2022 from 4pm. All Greenford residents and businesses are invited to donate a bauble for the tree. Some shops will be open late that evening. Age UK volunteers will also be stationed at the tree to collect donations.
  • Trash and Treasure Market is presenting "Xmas at Greenford Quay" Greenford Quay, Grenan Square on Saturday 10 December 11am-5pm with local street food traders and Christmas artisan gift stalls.  
  • Come and see IMPACT Theatre Group’s staging of ‘Red Rope - The Immersive Experience’ at Ealing Central Sports Ground, Horsenden Lane South. Various dates and times are available.

More 'Merry Ealing' events and locations

  • 1-4 December: Christmas Market Stalls, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre
  • 1-3 December: The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, The Questors Theatre 
  • 1 December: Christmas Late, Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery
  • 3 December: Santa Saturdays, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre
  • 3 December: Live Music, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre 
  • 3 December: Dickens Yard Food Market 
  • 4 December: The Christmas Polar Bear, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre 
  • 4 December: Christmas Open Sunday, Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery
  • 5-11 December: Christmas Market Stalls, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre
  • 8 December: Christmas Late, Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery
  • 8-31 December: Panto: King Arthur and the Twelfth Knight, The Questors Theatre
  • 10 December: Santa Saturdays, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre 
  • 10 December: Live Music, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre 
  • 10 December: Grinch and Cindy Lou, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre 
  • 10 December: Dickens Yard Food Market 
  • 10 December: Christmas Market Stalls, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre
  • 12-18 December: PANTO: King Arthur and the Twelfth Knight, Questors Theatre
  • 16-31 December: The Remarkable Theatrical Adventures of Peregrine Proteus,The Questors Theatre
  • 15 December: Party Party Bingo, Ealing Project 
  • 17 December: Santa Saturdays, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre 
  • 17 December: Live Music, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre 
  • 17 December: Dickens Yard Food Market 
  • 19-24 December: Christmas Market Stalls, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre
  • 21-31 December: PANTO: King Arthur and the Twelfth Knight, The Questors Theatre
  • 20-23 December: Peregrine Proteus, The Questors Theatre
  • 24 December: Santa Saturdays, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre 
  • 24 December: Dickens Yard Food Market 
  • 2 January: Bank holiday family special, Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery