Bath at Christmas is stuffed to the brim with festive happenings; from carols by candlelight to live comedy, shows for all the family to pop-up ski bars - we guarantee that you won't be bored this season!
For those in the mood for dancing, the Christmas Party Nights at the Roman Baths & Pump Rooms will suit everyone’s tastes – drinks around the Roman Baths followed by a 3 course meal and your favourite era of disco. Kilver Court is offering smaller groups a festive Christmas Party with a difference - fancy dress with prizes for the best dressed table, and Celebrate Christmas at The Brasserie in Lucknam Park for contemporary and stylish dining this Christmas season.
For entertainment, Komedia leads the way with an eclectic programme of festive events, ranging from its renowned comedy nights packaged up as a ‘Krater Christmas Kracker’, live music in the shape of Motown Motorcity, and with the famous Ministry of Burlesque Cabaret for the adventurous, you are sure to find something that will suit everyone’s tastes.
How does celebrating in an authentic Alpine ambience, complete with a snow topped roof, twinkling lights, downhill skating and real Christmas trees sound? No need to even leave the country this year, Allium Brasserie is hosting a genuine pop-up Après-Ski Bar! Soak up the atmosphere with seasonal cocktails, mulled wine, and hearty winter stews (ski-wear not essential).
Foodies will love the offerings at Allium Brasserie and the Art Bar, where Michelin Star head chef Chris Steins can whip you up a feast of seasonal delights. Choose from festive afternoon teas to Christmas lunches, and for those in need of a soothing Sunday lunch – Festive Sunday Jazz Lunch promises to help you relax after a hard day of shopping!
Bath On Ice returns for its second year in Victoria Park, set against the stunning backdrop of the Royal Crescent and beautifully lit up at night, this is fantastic fun for all ages. The rink side café will be serving up delicious seasonal treats, from mince pies to mulled wine, sizzling hot dogs and roasted chestnuts.
For die-hard traditionalists, this year’s pantomime at The Theatre Royal is Peter Pan, and for the first time ever the Moomins take to the stage at The Egg in ‘Moominland Winter’ to delight the little ones.
Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without carols. Sing your heart out at ‘Shoppers Service’ – carols in Bath Abbey, or sit back and listen to The City of Bath Bach Choir as they bring the magic of Christmas alive in Bath with three consecutive nights of carols and Christmas music, performed at the candlelit Pump Room.