If you're a fan of Christmas spirit, you'll take any excuse to get a little festive, even this one. Winterville is a whole town of wintery goodness set up on Clapham Common. Creative, engaging and covered in fairy lights, it's an action-packed spot complete with an ice rink, fairground rides, Christmas markets, crazy golf, a circus, a theatre tent, puppet shows, live music, a dance tent and Backyard Cinema. It's a lot, we know. Just breathe. And the food? Well it's of the street variety of course - a drool-worthy line up of stalls chosen by Street Feast including Mother Clucker, Chin Chin ice cream, Raclette Brothers, Yum Bun, White Men Can’t Jerk and more. They're really throwing everything at this one... The Spiegeltent will even be getting a visit from Mel C herself (Well, Santa wasn’t available). (Check their site for events info.)
Tickets: Free entry
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