Save the date – Chelsea Christmas Shopping Weekend 3-4 December
Join us for a spectacular Christmas Shopping Weekend – two days of festive fun and sparkle that will see over 50 stores and restaurants in the area offering exclusive Christmas promotions. Where better to welcome in the Christmas season than in the heart of atmospheric Chelsea? Festivities include romantic horse and carriage rides, delicious drinks and nibbles, complimentary style consultations, exclusive gifts with purchase and other fabulous in-store activities.
From the fine designer shopping on Sloane Street to the treasure trove of affordable luxury in and around Duke of York Square, and Pavilion Road’s independent boutiques and gourmet retailers. Chelsea is the go-to destination this 3-4 December.
Don’t miss the mouth-watering Gourmet Gift Market and complimentary Santa’s Grotto, plus a jolly range of entertainment from traditional carol singers to upbeat festive favourites playing throughout the neighbourhood. That’s Christmas all wrapped up!
Please click here to download a Chelsea Christmas Shopping Weekend map.
Horse and carriage ride
Begin your shopping experience in festive style with a complimentary horse and carriage ride. Starting at Sloane Square, enjoy the sparkling Christmas lights and soak up the atmosphere.
There’s no better way to get into the Christmas spirit than with some magical entertainment. Join us for a great range of performances, from traditional Christmas carols – courtesy of Sloane Square Choral Society and Christ Church Primary School Choir – to Brass Santas at Duke of York Square.
Don’t miss the vintage singers who will serenade you on Pavilion Road and at Duke of York Square, as well as the unforgettable Kensington Singers and Harriet the Harpist at Sloane Square. For something a little more unusual, stay tuned for Jake the One Man Band and Ella Capella at Pavilion Road. Please view our Weekend map for a full schedule breakdown.
Gourmet Gift Market
Find the perfect foodie gift at Duke of York Square’s Gourmet Gift Market. Curated by Partridges, this special edition of the regular Fine Food Market will be providing all your favourite Christmas indulgences. Find mouth-watering fruit liqueurs, traditional gingerbread and more on Sunday from 11am-5pm.
Santa’s Grotto at Duke of York Square provides a magical experience your little ones won’t forget. Slots will be available throughout Shopping Weekend on a first come, first serve basis. The Grotto is open from 10am to 6pm and we advise arriving early to avoid disappointment. Visit Duke of York Square’s website for further information.
Saturday Complimentary Style Consultations
On Saturday 3 December, join Harper’s Fashion Director, Avril Mair at Giorgio Armani (2-4pm) and Emilia Wickstead (4.30-6.30pm) for her top tips this party season. Or for sartorial suggestions for men, head to Ermenegildo Zegna and meet Esquire’s Fashion Director, Catherine Hayward (4.30-6.30pm).
Sunday Opening Hours
Please click here for a full list of Sunday opening hours for retailers taking part in Shopping Weekend. Kindly note that stores are open at retailers’ discretion.