Events & Activities

We love showcasing the hidden gems of the Quarter and run a complete programme of lunchtime happenings, activities and creative workshops to get you out and exploring fabulous Marylebone or taking part virtually from home.

You can find updates on our online programmes by signing up to our weekly digital newsletter here.

We also run a series of Training and Wellbeing activities exclusively available to Baker Street Quarter members. Find out more here.

  • Marylebone Winter Garden - Portman Square

    Wednesday 1 December to Friday 3 December 12.00 - 20.00

    Marylebone Winter Garden - Portman Square

    This Christmas will see Portman Square Garden transformed in to a magical Winter Garden from Wednesday 1 December until Friday 3 December, from 12.00 until 20.00 each day.

    Open to all, visitors can browse a curated selection of Christmas gifts from a range of independent and unique brands, sample food and drink from some of the area’s favourite restaurants and bars, and enjoy festive performances, carols and ticketed masterclasses.

    Christmas this year has a new meaning for all, having missed many moments with friends and family in 2020, The Marylebone Winter Garden hosted by Portman Marylebone in partnership with Baker Street Quarter Partnership is the perfect occasion to gather and re-connect with friends, family and colleagues to celebrate the festive season.

  • Eco Cracker Making

    Marylebone Winter Garden, Portman Square Garden, Wednesday 1 December 12.30 - 14.30

    Eco Cracker Making

    Create your own unique set of Christmas crackers from scratch.

    We’ll provide a wide range of festive papers, a haberdashery of matching trims, plus those all important cracker snaps to make your crafty crackers go bang! Paper hats will also be provided to include in your crackers.

    We’ll show you a variety of techniques to decorate and customise your handmade crackers, including attaching festive trims, paper crafts, and other fun embellishments. Each person will make approximately 6 crackers at this session, and the finished crackers will be able to be recycled after use.

    Tickets: £10 All ticket costs will be donated to Marylebone FoodCycle.

    Book here

  • Festive Wreath Making

    Marylebone Winter Garden, Portman Square Garden Wednesday 1 December 16.30 - 17.30 and 18.30 - 19.30

    Festive Wreath Making

    Personalise your own Christmas wreath with Borrowed Light Florals.

    Get stuck into the festive season with our Christmas Wreath Making Workshop with Borrowed Light Florals. Your pre-made base of fresh moss and pine will be ready and waiting for you to add seasonal flowers, foliage and other festive touches that will make a striking addition to your front door.

    All materials are provided so there is no need to bring anything except for yourself and your festive spirit! Let your creative juices flow while making your fresh foliage and floral wreath and enjoy a complimentary glass of mulled wine on us.

    Tickets: £30 All ticket costs will be donated to Marylebone FoodCycle.

    Book here

  • Recycled Paper Christmas Decorations

    Marylebone Winter Garden, Portman Square Garden Thursday 2 December 12.30 - 13.30 and 14.30 - 15.30

    Recycled Paper Christmas Decorations

    During this special eco Christmas workshop you will create personalised paper craft decorations for the festive season.
    Join us as we make beautiful paper angels, stars and snowflakes all made from recycled materials. You can either use the materials provided or bring your old magazines and materials from home. This workshop will teach you skills you can replicate at home.

    To celebrate the festive season, each participant will receive a free glass of mulled wine to enjoy while getting creative.

    This activity is also suitable for children (age 6+) although children must be supervised by an adult.

    Tickets: £5 All ticket costs will be donated to Marylebone FoodCycle.

    Book here

  • Christmas Lights Walk

    Thursday 2 December 18.00 - 19.00 In person

    Christmas Lights Walk

    Explore our four site-specific light installations with this guided tour. Each of the innovative installations tells a story, inspired by people and places of the  Quarter, which includes the famous ‘Baker Street Bazaar’ attraction, iconic ‘Marylebone Pleasure Garden’, Lady Montagu’s ‘Blue Stocking Parties’ and of course the most well-known name in the area, Sherlock Holmes. Make an evening out of it and shop in the beautiful streets of Marylebone and enjoy a warm drink in one of the Quarter’s many exceptional cafes, restaurants and hotels. With Blue Badge Guide Mark Conroy.

    Register here

  • Festive Poem Card Making

    Marylebone Winter Garden, Portman Square Garden Thursday 2 December 18.00 - 19.00

    Festive Poem Card Making

    This in-person session gives guests a chance to create a personalised greeting card complete with bespoke poem inside.

    Inspired by Laurie’s sustainable and unique pop up market Poetry and Nice Things.

    Laurie Bolger is a London based writer. Her work has featured at Glastonbury, TATE, Sky Arts and across various BBC platforms. Laurie is the founder of The Creative Writing Breakfast Club featured in Time Out.

    To celebrate the festive season, each participant* will receive a free glass of mulled wine to enjoy while getting creative.

    This activity is also suitable for children (age 6+) although children must be supervised by an adult.

    Tickets: £5 All ticket costs will be donated to Marylebone FoodCycle.

    Book here

  • Three Colour Garlands and Textile Tree Making

    Marylebone Winter Garden, Portman Square Garden Friday 3 December 12.30 - 13.30, 14.30 - 15.30 and 18.30 - 19.30

    Three Colour Garlands and Textile Tree Making

    Repurpose cardboard, paper and fabric scraps to produce three colour Christmas garlands and mini fabric trees.

    You’ll be given all materials for the session which are off cuts from our unique boutiques to make eco-friendly gifts and decorations. Have fun, cut down on waste, and learn new skills you can use for other projects.

    To celebrate the festive season, each participant will receive a free glass of mulled wine to enjoy during each session.

    This class is also suitable for children (age 8+) although children must be supervised by an adult.

    Tickets: £5 All ticket costs will be donated to Marylebone FoodCycle.

    Book here

  • Christmas Cookie Decorating with AI Cake House

    Marylebone Winter Garden, Portman Square Garden Friday 3 December 15.00 - 16.00

    Christmas Cookie Decorating with AI Cake House

    Join AI Cake House and decorate lovely festive cookies.

    Fancy learning how to decorate cookies like a professional? By the end of the workshop you’ll have beautifully decorated biscuits to eat at home or to wrap up as the perfect gift.

    Tickets: £5 All ticket costs will be donated to Marylebone FoodCycle.

    Book here

  • Local Business Event: Laura Green London Pop-up At 67 York Street

    Monday 29 November to Sunday 19 December

    Local Business Event: Laura Green London Pop-up At 67 York Street

    British Womenswear designer Laura Green is showcasing her elegant collections at pop-up showroom 67 York Street in Marylebone.

    67 York Street is a collaborative project which offers design and craft-led brands a platform to sell, showcase and raise their profiles within Marylebone, offering affordable retail space, marketing and business support.

    Find out more, including opening hours, here.

  • Food Market at 55 Baker Street

    Thursday 9 December 12.00 - 15.00

    Food Market at 55 Baker Street

    Our food market returns to the outdoor atrium of 55 Baker Street from 12.00 to 15.00. A small but perfectly formed ‘mini’ market, it will feature independent street-food stalls from our market partners Urban Food Fest. Everyone is welcome to drop by for a bite to eat.

  • George's Park Pop-Ups (coming soon!)

    George's Park Pop-Ups (coming soon!)

    Our food and drink pop-ups are currently under review, register for the newsletter for the latest updates.