Christmas 2019 Events In Leeds

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! We’re feeling festive at 42 The Calls Hotel, and wanted to share some of our favourite Christmassy fun that you can enjoy this December. We’ve created a blog post especially to share these with you, check it out here: LINK

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!
We’re feeling festive at 42 The Calls Hotel, and want to share some of our favourite things to do to make you feel Christmassy this year!

1) Leeds Big Wheel

Experience a view of Leeds like no other, riding on the Ferris Wheel that comes to Victoria Gardens every year! See the Christmas lights in all their glory across the city, making the city sparkle. Learn more at:

2) Thor’s Tipi

Enjoy a festive tipple in the incredibly popular Thor’s Tipi bar, where you can cosy up by a roaring fire and blankets and indulge in the Christmas cheer with mulled wine, warm cider, fine ales and hot cocoa. Situated near the Big Wheel in Victoria Gardens, it’s the perfect place to spend a festive evening! Learn more at:

3) Big Leeds Santa Dash

The Big Leeds Santa Dash is returning for 2019, raising vital funds for St Gemma’s Hospice! Explore the heart of Leeds amongst hundreds of other Santa’s on a 5k route for a bit of festive fitness fun! Entries are now being accepted for the 15th December, so get involved! Learn more at:

4) Yule Log Masterclass at Leeds Cookery School

Join the Resident Chef at Leeds Cookery School for some Christmas baking! You can learn how to make an impressive Yule Log, sure to dazzle and delight tummies this festive season. Enjoy some mulled wine whilst baking, and learn how to make a Genoise Sponge, along with how to decorate the indulgent Yule Log! Learn more at:

5) German Christmas Market

The famous German Market has returned for 2019, and it’s a guaranteed way to give you that festive feeling we look forward to all year! Enjoy wandering around a scenic market, with traditional log cabins selling handmade, crafted goods and some indulgent food. Perfect for buying special gifts, or just visiting for a bit of festive fun! Learn more at:

Finish off your unique stay with a 4-star, boutique experience in the heart of Leeds at 42 The Calls Hotel. Featuring original touches such as beamed ceilings and beautifully restored wooden shutters, we are situated in an impeccably upkept 18th century corn mill overlooking the River Aire. Book now by calling our reservations team: 0113 244 0099 or through our website: