Duke of York Square Christmas Lights

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 24TH DECEMBER 2014

ADDRESS
Duke of York Square, Duke of York Square, Knightsbridge, London SW3 4LY 
 
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Dates:
8th November 2014 until 24th December 2014
 
OPENING TIMES
8 Nov - Switch on festivities start at 3pm, switch on takes place 5.30pm, stores on Duke of York Square open 10am-7pm
 
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Duke of York Square Christmas LightsDuke of York Square, a lovely pedestrianised area just off Sloane Square, gets in the festive spirit with a day of free activities to mark the first time its Christmas Lights are lit up on Saturday the 8th November. The free event begins at 3pm with family-friendly activities, real-life reindeer and a chance to meet Santa's helpers, the elves, who will be happy to put in a good word for you with the big man himself. Added to these are traditional Victorian carts serving roasted chestnuts, toffee apples, candy floss and popcorn. There's face painting for visitors of all ages, minced pies and mulled wine, and a cracking carol choir singing a chorus of festive favourites.

 

About Duke of York Square

The pedestrianised Duke of York Square, just of the fashionable King's Road at the Sloane Square end, is an oasis of traffic-free calm. Modern glass fronted shops house chic boutiques, hair salons and coffee shops. You can combine shopping at Zara, Joseph, Banana Republic, Massimo Dutti and Liz Earle with a coffee at Patisserie Valerie or something more substantial at Manicomio, the Italian restaurant next door. More about Duke of York Square

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LondonTown.com - Duke of York Square Christmas Lights Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Sloane Square Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
South Kensington Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Victoria Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Whitelands House Pure Parking
 
2 minutes walk
 
Bourne Street Pure Parking
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 13 minutes from Duke of York Square Christmas Lights
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Sloane Square, Belgravia, London SW1W | 3 minutes from Duke of York Square Christmas Lights
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5 Sloane Terrace, Belgravia, London SW1X | 3 minutes from Duke of York Square Christmas Lights
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15 Eccleston Street, Belgravia, Victoria, London SW1W | 10 minutes from Duke of York Square Christmas Lights
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Duke of York's Square, King's Road, Chelsea, London SW3 | 1 minute from Duke of York Square Christmas Lights
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12 Duke of York Square, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | Same location as Duke of York Square Christmas Lights
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Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 7 minutes from Duke of York Square Christmas Lights
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Eighty Six
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86 Fulham Road, South Kensington, London SW3 | 13 minutes from Duke of York Square Christmas Lights
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National Army Museum
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44 Elizabeth St, Belgravia, Victoria, London SW1W | 8 minutes from Duke of York Square Christmas Lights
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Duke of York Square,   Duke of York Square      SW3 4LY
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Duke of York Square Food Market
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VENUE  Duke of York Square 
Located in the pedestrianised square off the King's Road this Saturday market sells everything from good quality French cheeses to cup cakes, Malaysian cuisine to Moroccan food. More than 150 small speciality food producers are involved with an average of over 40 stalls setting up shop each week. Started by the upmarket food shop Partridges back in... More about this event
 
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Duke of York Square,   Duke of York Square      SW3 4LY
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BADA Antiques & Fine Art Fair 2015
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Art and Antiques
DATES  18th to 24th Mar 2015
VENUE  Duke of York Square 
With a new chairman at the helm the BADA Antiques & Fine Art Fair returns to Chelsea in March giving art fans a rare opportunity to peruse and purchase pieces from specialist dealers. The appointment of Richard Coles reflects the fair's move towards modern art, cross-collecting and interior design. Paintings, jewellery, ceramics, textiles, and fin... More about this event
 
 

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