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Elfingrove in Glasgow

Glasgow's Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum will become a winter wonderland of sorts through December as Elfingrove takes shape and the ancient comes to life in a spellbinding nighttime tour. Think of the movie "Night at the Museum" meets the GlasGLOW Christmas tour and there's some idea of what to expect, as state of the art [...]

September 21st, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Elfingrove in Glasgow

Aberdeen Christmas Village

Aberdeen’s festive season launches with the Christmas tree lights switch-on and the opening of the Christmas Village on November 21. The popular attraction will run at Broad Street and Upperkirkgate until New Year's Eve. Introduced in 2018, the market offers festive shoppers a wide range of locally produced crafts, arts and gifts, along with gourmet food [...]

September 20th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Aberdeen Christmas Village

M&S Christmas Food Range

Marks & Spencer has unveiled its Christmas food range for 2019, including a complete vegan Christmas dinner and the easiest of turkey roasts. This is known as 'The Perfect Turkey', which the store describes as “an absolute game-changer”. All the prep is done for you, so you just need to pop the turkey in the oven [...]

September 19th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on M&S Christmas Food Range

Southbank Winter Festivities

Details for festive events along London's Southbank have been announced. The Southbank Centre will host a series of seasonal offerings, including markets and concerts. The riverside area will be adorned with a large Christmas tree, sparkling lights and decorations. The Christmas celebrations run from November, 8 2019 to January 5, 2020. The Winter Market is free to [...]

September 18th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Southbank Winter Festivities

Enchanted at Knowsley Safari

Knowsley Safari has revealed its plans for the Christmas season, inviting visitors to enjoy the park after dark with magical lights to guide people along an enchanted trail. This is the second year of “Enchanted at Knowsley Safari” and will run from November 22 to December 23. It gives families the chance to explore the foot [...]

September 17th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Enchanted at Knowsley Safari

100 Days and Counting

September 16 marks the point we are one hundred days away from Christmas. It is a landmark day for us at How to Christmas as the excitement starts to build for the season to come. Talking of which, our popular countdown calendar officially starts on November 6 – but you can take a look at [...]

September 16th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on 100 Days and Counting

Turkey Gravy Caramel Dessert

An ice cream parlour in London has partnered with Sony Movies Christmas to create a limited-edition festive pudding. Chin Chin in Soho is offering a turkey gravy caramel dessert, garnished with herb stuffing pine nut praline, cranberry sauce and Brussels sprouts glitter. For vegetarians, the ice cream is cruelty-free so there’s no excuse to avoid sampling the [...]

September 15th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Turkey Gravy Caramel Dessert

Barrowman’s Fabulous Christmas

Musical theatre star and TV entertainer John Barrowman is releasing a festive album entitled "A Fabulous Christmas", which will feature songs such as "Sleigh Ride", "Santa Claus is Coming to Town" and "It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year". Barrowman will also mark the release with an eight date UK Christmas tour. The word 'fabulous', [...]

September 14th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Barrowman’s Fabulous Christmas

Nativity! for Sharon Osbourne

Television personality Sharon Osbourne is to appear in the London staging of the musical "Nativity!" this Christmas. She follows in the footsteps of friend Louis Walsh and comedian Jo Brand, who have both featured in the show. Hoping to repeat its success from 2017 and 2018, the show's UK tour starts in October before returning [...]

September 13th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Nativity! for Sharon Osbourne

Hobbycraft’s Crafty Christmas

Hobbycraft today (September 12) launches its Christmas collection in store and, bang on trend, non-recyclable plastic wrap is out and eco-friendly alternatives are in. There’s also more emphasis on personalised items and customised products. Hobbycraft, whose festive range has already been available online for the last week, predict recyclable crackers, ceramics that can be tailored [...]

September 12th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Hobbycraft’s Crafty Christmas