Winter at Southbank Centre presents a bumper celebration for the holiday season packed with concerts, events and culinary delights for all ages including a festive programme of free events.

Highlights include:

  • Caribbean Christmas with Just Vibez present a family-friendly party with traditional music and performances (14 December)

  • Kids Countdown with Ida Barr is a daytime New Year celebration of sing-songs, dancing and Djing with ex-music hall singer turned hip-hop goddess Ida Barr (31 December).

  • Gamelan Winter Chimes ringing in the festive season with beautiful music and dance from Java, Indonesia (18 December)

  • Winter Choirs presenting 30-minute concerts from community choirs ( 8 – 19 December).

For those looking to dance their way through the winter months, both seasoned experts and total beginners can join in the Five Go Jiving dancing extravaganza of jive, jazz, jump, dancing and humour (24 December).

(c) Alice Boagey

A free Pop-up Cinema provides entertainment under the showman tents of The Circus Bar featuring films for all the family from Toy Story and The Lion King to Beauty and the Beast and Frozen, all in the comfort of a warm fire and a selection of snacks and refreshments (11 November – 29 December).

See the full line up (including paid events) here.



08 Nov 2019 - 05 Jan 2020


1:30 pm - 6:00 pm


Southbank Centre
Belvedere Road, London

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