A Jolly Good Time! Christmas Events to Check Out 

Article by Maureen Kasuku
Posted: December 01, 2021  

It’s that time of the year again….Christmas is here! Tis’ the season to be jolly! Here’s a rundown of holiday events to help you get in the mood for Christmas.

Artisanal Market Christmas Bazaar

Adventure Farm in Karen is hosting an extraordinary holiday shopping experience with beautifully crafted gifts, great food, mulled wine, craft beer & lots of fun.

Tree lighting at the Village Market

Village Market has decked the halls and the final touch is to light the breathtaking Christmas tree in the courtyard! Friday, 3rd December at 6pm to 9pm.  Live performances by Ghetto Classics and Miguel Paei!

Santa’s Grotto at the Junction Mall

Santa’s coming to town! He’ll be at the Junction Mall everyday from noon till 6pm. Delight the kids (or your inner child) at Santa’s Grotto at the Junction mall.

The Nanyuki Christmas Craft Fair

The BinBan and the East Africa Women’s League present to you The Nanyuki Christmas Fair. Sale offers, kids play areas, family and friends hang outs and lots of choices for shopping.

The Nutcracker Ballet

Nairobi’s premier dance school, Dance Centre Kenya (DCK) wil be showcasing this classic at the Kenya National Theater from the 4th-5th December at the 

Kenya National Theatre. Get your tickets here.

Bah Humbug!

Beat Ebenezer Scrooge at the Matbronze Cafe along Langata road with your christmas cheer by acing all the answers at the family-friendly Christmas quiz night on 3rd December from 6pm-11pm. Fab prizes to be won.

An evening of Christmas Carols 

Still at Matbronze, a night of Christmas Carols and a buffet dinner on 11th December from 6pm-11pm. Proceeds will benefit the Kenya Society for the Protection & Care of Animals (KSPCA).

Santa’s Shaggy Dog Day

It’s all about the Christmas cheer on Santa’s Shaggy dog day courtesy of KSPCA and Dogtoberfest Kenya. On Jamhuri day (12th December) at KSPCA in Karen, families and their fur babies will get together to celebrate the holidays. Kids will have lots of fun and proceeds will go towards supporting a noble cause.  

T’was the Night Before Christmas (recommended for 16+)

A special drama and concert that tells the story of Jose and Mariana. Two opposing characters going through the ups and downs of life and being in love. They fight for their love amidst the backdrop of Nairobi living. Watch this play at the Social House between December 14th & 15th. Get your tickets from KenyaBuzz.

About the author

Maureen Kasuku

Maureen is our resident cat lady and Beyoncé stan. She writes about spas, brunch and ballet recitals but has never been to any. Moonlights as a social justice activist in her spare time. She knows things and is obnoxiously opinionated on the internet but not in real life


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