Welcome to Christmas at De La Warr Pavilion, your go-to destination for an unforgettable festive period. Browse our independent gift shop, stocked with unique items and gift memberships. Take a break and enjoy a delicious, freshly prepared lunch in our Cafe Bar & Kitchen, offering a selection of festive treats and beverages. And make sure to stay for our captivating live performances in the auditorium, adding an extra touch of magic to your visit.

This year, we’ve got you covered as your one-stop shop for all your Christmas needs. Discover what’s on offer – indulge in great food, find the perfect gifts, and enjoy the festive atmosphere.

We look forward to welcoming you.


Please note our opening hours during the festive period…

Christmas Eve    Building open from 10am – 3pm

Christmas Day    Building closed

Boxing Day          Building closed

27 – 30 December  Building open from 10am – 5pm

31 December            Building open from 10am – 3pm

1st January             Building open from 11am – 4pm


Discover a world of delightful shopping options with us this winter! We offer a wide range of unique gifts and handmade items that are perfect for the holiday season. You’ll find one-of-a-kind prints and limited editions that are sure to impress. And don’t worry about wrapping your gifts or finding the right cards – we have got you covered. So, get ready to enjoy a stress-free Christmas shopping experience with us.


We have festive performances, gigs, events, workshops, film screenings, festive food and drink and much more in the run up to Christmas – perfect for all the family to get into the spirit of the season.