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Special events in the terminals at Heathrow

Mr Adventure goes sledging at Christmas

It’s the little things that count at Heathrow this Christmas. Every day we have some magic, from Santa visits to Christmas carollers and even workshops to make that special gift.

What's on when

Events may only be accessible if you're travelling; details are subject to change.

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Friday 9 December

Santa and elf

Terminal 2

From 10am
Atrium
Meet Santa and his reindeer at our special Christmas launch event (see above) in the Atrium outside the terminal (under the Slipstream sculpture). And Mr. Adventure will be in the departure lounge later.

Craft session

Terminal 3

Craft workshop
10:00–16:00
Family Lounge
Decorate a Mr. Adventure cookie for Christmas.

Craft session

Terminal 4

Craft workshop
14:00–20:00
Near Gate 21
Decorate a bauble for the Christmas tree.

Santa and elf

Terminal 5

Meet Santa Claus
15:00–18:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Saturday 10 December

Sharlette

Terminal 2

Meet Santa Claus
09:00–12:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Sharlette
13:00
Caffè Nero, Arrivals
Live music in Caffè Nero from London songstress (pictured).

Monaco String Quartet

Terminal 3

Craft workshop
10:00–16:00
Family Lounge
Decorate a Christmas candle.

Monaco String Quartet
12:00–18:00
Departure lounge
A first-class string quartet to entertain you (pictured).

Mr. Adventure

Terminal 4

Meet Mr. Adventure
10:00–16:00
Departure lounge
Say hello to the latest Mr. Men character.

Santa and elf

Terminal 5

Meet Santa Claus
13:00–16:30
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

The Christmas Carol Company
10:00–14:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Sunday 11 December

Craft workshop

Terminal 2

Craft workshop
10:00–16:00
Ca'puccino café
Decorate a Mr. Adventure cookie for Christmas.

James Lascales
13:00
Caffè Nero, Arrivals
Eclectic live music in Caffè Nero.

Carol singers

Terminal 3

The Christmas Carol Company
16:00–20:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Santa and elf

Terminal 4

Meet Santa Claus
17:00–20:30
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Santa and elf

Terminal 5

Meet Santa Claus
12:00–16:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Monday 12 December

Carol singers

Terminal 2

The Christmas Carol Company
11:00–15:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Meet Santa Claus
14:00–17:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Santa and elf

Terminal 3

Meet Santa Claus
10:00–13:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

The Christmas Singers

Terminal 4

The Christmas Singers
13:00–19:00
Departure lounge
Vocal quartet present carols and seasonal classics.

Craft workshop

Terminal 5

Craft workshop
12:00–18:00
Near Gate A7
Decorate a pencil-topper for Christmas.

Tuesday 13 December

Monaco String Quartet

Terminal 2

Monaco String Quartet
12:00–18:00
Departure lounge
A first-class string quartet to entertain you.

Colouring

Terminal 3

Mobile craft activities
14:00–20:00
Departure lounge
The mobile craft team entertains our littlest travellers.

Carol singers

Terminal 4

The Christmas Carol Company
16:00–20:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Meet Santa Claus
17:30–20:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Santa and elf

Terminal 5

Meet Santa Claus
13:00–16:30
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Wednesday 14 December

Santa and elf

Terminal 2

Meet Santa Claus
09:00–12:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Santa and elf

Terminal 3

Meet Santa Claus
13:00–17:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

The Christmas Singers

Terminal 4

The Christmas Singers
15:00–21:00
Departure lounge
Vocal quartet present carols and seasonal classics.

Colouring

Terminal 5

The Christmas Carol Company
10:00–14:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Mobile craft activities
14:00–20:00
Departure lounge
The mobile craft team entertains our littlest travellers.

Thursday 15 December

Carol singers

Terminal 2

The Christmas Carol Company
16:00–20:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Santa and elf

Terminal 3

Meet Santa Claus
14:00–18:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Mr. Adventure

Terminal 4

Meet Mr. Adventure
10:00–16:00
Departure lounge
Say hello to the newest Mr. Men character.

Craft workshop

Terminal 5

Meet Santa Claus
09:00–13:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Craft workshop
11:00–17:00
Near Gate A7
Decorate a Mr. Adventure cookie for Christmas.

Friday 16 December

Santa and elf

Terminal 2

Meet Santa Claus
13:00–16:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Carol singers

Terminal 3

The Christmas Carol Company
10:00–14:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Santa and elf

Terminal 4

Meet Santa Claus
09:00–12:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Mr. Adventure

Terminal 5

Meet Mr. Adventure
10:00–16:00
Departure lounge
Say hello to the newest Mr. Men character.

Saturday 17 December

Michelle Nadia

Terminal 2

Meet Mr. Adventure
09:00–15:00
Departure lounge
Say hello to the newest Mr. Men character.

Michelle Nadia
13:00
Caffè Nero, Arrivals
Fabulous folk-pop from London-based songwriter (pictured).

Mobile craft activities
14:00–20:00
Departure lounge
The mobile craft team entertains our littlest travellers.

Santa and elf

Terminal 3

Meet Santa Claus
14:00–18:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Carol singers

Terminal 4

The Christmas Carol Company
16:00–20:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Santa and elf

Terminal 5

Meet Santa Claus
09:00–13:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

The Christmas Singers
12:00–18:00
Departure lounge
Vocal quartet present carols and seasonal classics.

Sunday 18 December

Andrea Black

Terminal 2

Craft workshop
10:00–16:00
Ca'puccino café
Decorate a bauble for the Christmas tree.

Andrea Black
11:00
Caffè Nero, Arrivals
Singer-songwriter (pictured) who has been likened to Kate Bush and Sade.

The Christmas Singers
12:00–18:00
Departure lounge
Vocal quartet present carols and seasonal classics.

Carol singers

Terminal 3

The Christmas Carol Company
10:00–14:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Meet Santa Claus
13:00–17:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Colouring

Terminal 4

Mobile craft activities
10:00–16:00
Departure lounge
The mobile craft team entertains our littlest travellers.

Meet Santa Claus
18:00–20:30
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Mr. Adventure

Terminal 5

Meet Mr. Adventure
10:00–16:00
Departure lounge
Say hello to the newest Mr. Men character.

Monday 19 December

Santa and elf

Terminal 2

Meet Santa Claus
14:00–17:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

The Christmas Carol Company
14:00–18:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Mr. Adventure

Terminal 3

Meet Mr. Adventure
14:00–20:00
Departure lounge
Say hello to the newest Mr. Men character.

Colouring

Terminal 4

Mobile craft activities
13:00–20:00
Departure lounge
The mobile craft team entertains our littlest travellers.

Craft workshop

Terminal 5

Craft workshop
10:00–16:00
Near Gate A7
Decorate a Christmas candle.

Tuesday 20 December

Santa and elf

Terminal 2

Meet Santa Claus
15:00–18:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Carol singers

Terminal 3

The Christmas Carol Company
16:00–20:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Mr. Adventure

Terminal 4

Meet Mr. Adventure
10:00–16:00
Departure lounge
Say hello to the newest Mr. Men character.

Santa and elf

Terminal 5

Meet Santa Claus
10:00–14:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Wednesday 21 December

Gee Charman and Jo Pratt

Terminal 2

Gorgeous cookie workshop
10:30–14:30
The Gorgeous Kitchen restaurant
Interactive demo with Jo Pratt and Gee Charman.

Meet Santa Claus
14:00–17:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Mr. Adventure

Terminal 3

Meet Mr. Adventure
14:00–20:00
Departure lounge
Say hello to the newest Mr. Men character.

Carol singers

Terminal 4

Craft workshop
12:00–18:00
Near Gate 21
Decorate a Christmas pencil-topper.

Santa and elf

Terminal 5

Meet Santa Claus
09:00–13:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Mobile craft activities
14:00–20:00
Departure lounge
The mobile craft team entertains our littlest travellers.

Thursday 22 December

Mr. Adventure

Terminal 2

Meet Mr. Adventure
09:00–15:00
Departure lounge
Say hello to the newest Mr. Men character.

Mobile craft activities
15:00–20:00
Departure lounge
The mobile craft team entertains our littlest travellers.

Santa and elf

Terminal 3

Meet Santa Claus
13:00–17:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Santa and elf

Terminal 4

Meet Santa Claus
18:00–20:30
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Carol singers

Terminal 5

The Christmas Carol Company
13:00–17:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Friday 23 December

Craft workshop

Terminal 2

Craft workshop
10:00–16:00
Ca'puccino café
Decorate a Christmas pencil-topper.

Santa and elf

Terminal 3

Mobile craft activities
14:00–20:00
Departure lounge
The mobile craft team entertains our littlest travellers.

Meet Santa Claus
18:00–20:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Monaco String Quartet

Terminal 4

Monaco String Quartet
15:00–21:00
Departure lounge
A first-class string quartet to entertain you.

Carol singers

Terminal 5

Meet Santa Claus
14:00–17:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

The Christmas Carol Company
14:00–18:00
Departure lounge
Carollers sing your festive favourites.

Saturday 24 December Christmas Eve

Steve Young

Terminal 2

Steve Young
Time TBC
Caffè Nero, Arrivals
Singer-songwriter and globetrotting session man (pictured).

Meet Santa Claus
13:00–15:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

The Christmas Singers

Terminal 3

The Christmas Singers
12:00–18:00
Departure lounge
Vocal quartet present carols and seasonal classics.

Monaco String Quartet

Terminal 4

Monaco String Quartet
12:00–19:00
Departure lounge
A first-class string quartet to entertain you.

Santa Claus and elf

Terminal 5

Meet Santa Claus
09:00–12:00
Departure lounge
Santa and his elf look forward to meeting you.

Monaco String Quartet
13:00–19:00
Departure lounge
A first-class string quartet to entertain you.

Sunday 25 December Christmas Day

Christmas presents under the tree

Merry Christmas!

Look out for some sweet treats for passengers in all our terminals today.

Saturday 31 December New Year's Eve

Steve Young

Steve Young

Time TBC
Caffè Nero, Terminal 2 Arrivals

A second session at Caffè Nero from the singer-songwriter and globetrotting session musician. [More details]

Gift wrapping

Wrapped presents under a tree

Give your gifts a bit of added sparkle – have them stylishly wrapped in boxes or gift bags. Suggested £1 minimum donation to Oxfam (terms apply).

Gift wrapping

Gift Helpers

Look out for our gift helpersOur Heathrow Gift Helpers are on hand to help you find perfect presents and the best offers. Look out for them in the departure lounge daily from 06:00 to 21:00, or ask at the information desk.

Rewards card in Christmas tree

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