The Festivities are here…


It’s that time of year again! The festive season is upon us; Wolverhampton welcomes Santa and his elves this December.

The City’s Light Switch on was a fantastic launch of Christmas in Wolverhampton, the lights were switched on my and now the city is aglow ready for your Christmas shopping and nights out celebrating.

Late night Christmas shopping starts on the first Wednesday in December with many shops staying open late right up until Christmas. Visit the stunning new Debenhams as well as your favourite brands including H&M, Pandora, F Hinds, House of Fraser, Marks and Spencer’s, Boots, The Entertainer, Waterstones, Game, HMV, River Island, Footasylum, Schuh and Thornton’s to name just a few.

Discover a vibrant mix of independent shops including award-winning Ruddell’s and TA Henn for exquisite jewellery and watches. For the latest fashion visit Diffusion, Le Monde, Blue Banana, MRG and Native Menswear. Castle Galleries, Penny Farthing and Shop in the Square offer you unique gift ideas.

For the first time, there will be a Victorian Festive Market on Wulfruna Street 15th – 17th December. This fabulous three-day event is set to reflect Christmas past and present with unique gifts, local produce, seasonal handcrafted and home-baked goodies, bespoke Christmas decorations and holly wreaths, Wolverhampton isn’t just about shopping in the daytime; make a night of it too.

Treat yourself to a magical cocktail at The Bohemian, or a fabulous Gin at The Grainstore. Try craft ales at Slaters, Hooded Ram and Dog and Doublet. Visit one of our many fabulous restaurants, Hungry Bistro, Zorbas, Bilash, Johnny Spice, Rocco Italian, Cafe Maxim, and Bodrum Delight.

Explore our website for opening hours, the full range of shops, bars and restaurants, great places for Christmas parties and Pre Christmas pampers. There is free parking again this year at NCP Wulfrun centre and City centre car parks. Check out our website for full details or follow us on our Enjoy Wolverhampton Facebook page for regular updates.