Pop-up Screens Christmas season, Notting Hill
Accessible only through a magic wardrobe, the new venue will host screenings of films including The Muppets Christmas Carol, Miracle on 34th Street, Home Alone, Santa Claus The Movie and Nightmare Before Christmas.
20th Century Theatre, 291 Westbourne Grove, London, W11 2QA; December 13th-20th, doors open 12pm, 4.30pm or 7.30pm; Tickets £16; popupscreens.co.uk
Krug Kreperie, Covent Garden
Reknowned French chef Pierre Koffmann has teamed up with premium champagne Krug to create the Krug Kreperie; gorgeous French chalet-inspired dining pods inside giant champagne crates on the East Piazza. Inside, the rustic wooden pods will be swathed in sheepskins to keep you warm as you raise a glass to Krug and try one of Koffman’s especially designed crepes.
East Piazza, Covent Garden; December 2nd-8th, 12-8pm; £35 for a glass of Grand Cuvee and a crepe; pre-booking not mandatory.
Santa Paws Grotto, Pimlico
Lest we forget it’s Christmas for dogs too, Lily’s Kitchen is launching London’s first pop-up Santa Paws Grotto. Dog-lovers can bring their pooch to meet Santa, submit their wish lists and shop for inspired doggie stocking fillers.
67 Pimlico Road, London SW1; November 28th-December 21st, 10am-6pm; Entry is complimentary; lilyskitchen.co.uk