Henley Christmas Festival

Henley Christmas Festival

Christmas attractions for a magical evening. A chance to do some Christmas shopping, as well as sample the delights of mulled wine, mince pies, street food, arts and crafts and so much more.

4.00pm - 8.30pm

SANTA will be in his magical Grotto at the Kenton Theatre, New Street. Every child will receive a FREE GIFT


REINDEER led Children’s Lantern Parade from the River & Rowing Museum to Friday Street


HOT CHOCOLATE from HOT GOSSIP for those in the Lantern Parade with a SNOW Machine on Friday Street – do visit the Reindeer in their Pen


Children from the Lantern Parade to SING by the large Christmas Tree

6 - 7pm

Visit the Town Hall to see the WILD WOOD built by RED FOX PHOTOGRAPHY and hear a story. With the River & Rowing Museum’s Free ARTS & CRAFTS next door in the Council Chamber


Switch on of the large INVESCO sponsored CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTS in Market Place by The Mayor, Mr TOAD of Wind in the Willows, the winner of the Mayor’s Christmas Card Competition and some of the cast from the Kenton Pantomime – Dick Whittington


Traditional CAROL SINGING by the D2 Choir, Gillotts School and Rupert House School Choir accompanied by Woodley Concert Band, Market Place

5.00pm – 9.00pm

5.00pm – 9.00pm

RETAIL OFFERS AND LATE NIGHT SHOPPING; Stalls around the town plus small VICTORIAN FUN FAIR RIDES & ATTRACTIONS, all areas including The Market Place, Bell Street, Duke Street and Hart Street


Reindeer return to Lapland           


Home to wrap presents or visit a hospitality outlet in the town to celebrate further ….

Various Locations, Henley on Thames, RG9 2AA

Date / Time
Friday, November 30, 2018
05:00 pm - 09:00 pm


Upcoming Events...

Leander Club

Leander Club, Henley on Thames, RG9 2LP

Date(s): 01/11/2018 - 31/07/2019

Time:12:00 am

Julian Trevelyan, A Magician for his Time, at the Bohun Gallery

Bohun Gallery, 15 Reading Road, Henley on Thames, RG9 1AB

Date(s): 03/11/2018 - 21/12/2018

Time:10:00 am

The Bull in Bell Street

The Bull, 57-59 Bell Street, Henley on Thames, RG9 2BA

Date(s): 12/12/2018 - 31/03/2019

Time:12:00 am

Hotfooted Sale

24, Market Place, Henley on Thames, RG9 2AQ

Date(s): 12/12/2018 - 24/12/2018

Time:09:00 am - 06:00 pm

Santa Cruises with Hobbs of Henley

Hobbs of Henley, The Boat House, Station Road, Henley on Thames, RG9 1AZ

Date(s): 15/12/2018 - 16/12/2018

Time:12:00 am

Dick Whittington at the Kenton Theatre

Kenton Theatre, 21 New St, Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2BP

Date(s): 15/12/2018 - 29/12/2018

Time:12:00 am