Best events in London December 2017

Royal Botanic Gardens

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to Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Garden's Christmas trail includes a fairground, a tunnel of lights, scented fire garden and a million sparkling lights.
Snowman at Peacock Theatre

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to Peacock Theatre Fly through the sky with the magical snowman, as the much-loved children's book "The Snowman" comes to the Peacock.
 
Champions Tennis at Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall See some of the biggest names in tennis history compete at the Champions Tennis tournament at the Royal Albert Hall.
Gorillaz at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena Damon Albarn's cartoon band Gorillaz are back with a brand-new album, Humanz, and playing two nights at The O2.
 
Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall John Rutter's Christmas Celebration concert is one of the most popular Christmas carol concerts at the Royal Albert Hall.
Matt Forde at Leicester Square Theatre

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Leicester Square Theatre Matt Forde's Political Party Podcast Christmas Special will combine some topical stand-up with a big political interview.
 
Dick Whittington at London Palladium

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to London Palladium The London Palladium's Christmas panto is 'Dick Whittington', starring Charlie Stemp, Julian Clary, Elaine Paige and Diversity.
Queen Adam Lambert at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena Queen and Adam Lambert are back on tour and playing two nights at the O2 Arena in December.
 
Nutcracker at London Coliseum

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to London Coliseum The English National Ballet will be putting on a performance of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" at the London Coliseum.
Michael Ball Alfie Boe at O2 Arena

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O2 Arena Michael Ball and Alfie Boe recorded an album together last year, and now they're performing a show together at The O2.
 
Pete Tong at O2 Arena

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O2 Arena Pete Tong has reworked some Ibiza Classics for a 60-piece orchestra, and will be performing it at The O2.
Queen Adam Lambert at SSE Arena Wembley

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SSE Arena Wembley Adam Lambert will be stepping into Freddy Mercury's sizeable shoes when they play at the SSE Arena in December.
 
Russell Brand at O2 Academy Brixton

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O2 Academy Brixton Russell Brand's new show is called 'Rebirth', in which he's promising to answer all the big questions about life and death.
The Magic Circle

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to The Magic Circle Treat yourself to a Christmas extravaganza at the world famous Magic Circle, and watch some of the world's top magicians.
 
Snowman at Cadogan Hall

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Cadogan Hall Enjoy 'The Snowman' with a live musical accompaniment, plus a family-friendly performance of Saint-Saens 'Carnival of the Animals'.
Disney On Ice Passport To Adventure at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena The Disney on Ice Passport To Adventure will re-live all your favourite scenes from all your favourite Disney movies.
 
Christmasaurus at Eventim Apollo

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to Eventim Apollo Tom Fletcher's children's book 'The Christmasaurus' has been turned into a fun musical show, starring Santa Claus himself!
Father Christmas at Cadogan Hall

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Cadogan Hall Watch Raymond Briggs 'Father Christmas' on a big screen, and listen to a kid-friendly version of Prokofiev's 'Peter And The Wolf'.
 
Andre Rieu at SSE Arena Wembley

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SSE Arena Wembley The 'King of the Waltzes' Andre Rieu is back in London for his annual Christmas concert at Wembley Arena.
Nutcracker at Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall The Birmingham Royal Ballet will be putting on a performance of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" at the Royal Albert Hall.
 
Peter Pan Arena Spectacular at SSE Arena Wembley

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to SSE Arena Wembley Bradley Walsh and Martin Kemp will be starring in Peter Pan alongside Tinkerbell, Tiger Lily and Captain Hook.
 
 
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