Here’s What Battersea Power Station Has Planned For The Festive Season

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Battersea Power Station and Circus West Village have some serious festivities going down in their hood.

From festive dishes and workshops to an interactive neon tree, the Christmas spirit is sure to be found at Battersea Power Station. And it’s all part of Battersea’s ‘Light Up Winter’ festival.

Photo: @janellerabe
Photo: @janellerabe

If you fancy getting your hands dirty, check out one of their craft workshops. Have a pop at paper or bauble marbling, candle-making or make your own recyclable wrapping paper. Take a look at the full itinerary here.

Photo: @kufstudios
Photo: @kufstudios

As well as their traditional pine, there’ll also be an interactive neon tree that uses movement sensors to trigger an animated light show. Designed by Studio Bruyant, a Paris-based creative studio, the tree invites you to play as it creates varying patterns of light as different numbers of people approach it. There’s also space to explore the installation from underneath, where you can admire the light from different perspectives.

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As for the food, you can expect Christmas menus from the likes of Fiume, Tapas Brindisa, Wright Brothers and Tonkotsu. Or, for a festive evening of jazz, head to Cinnamon Kitchen on Friday from 8pm, where there’ll be a vocal and piano duo to wine and dine to.

Christmas at Battersea (Photo: @skasrafulhaque)
Christmas at Cinnamon Kitchen (Photo: @skasrafulhaque)

Finally, there’ll be live music from local buskers on Thursday and Friday evenings, as well as Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

For more info about the festive lineup, head to Battersea Power Station’s website.

(Photo: @batterseadailyprss)

Georgie Hoole

Georgie Hoole

Georgie is Deputy Editor at Secret London. She loves a trendy café and is all too familiar with the extortionate price of a coffee in the capital. She enjoys the finer things in life (like red wine on a school night and eating Ben and Jerry's straight from the tub) and hasn't quite grasped the concept of adulthood yet.