Proposed Winter Event on Clapham Common – Comments Invited


What do you think about this proposed event on Clapham Common?

Winterville on Clapham Common

The Clapham Society has been given the opportunity to provide comments on a proposed ‘Winterville’ event on Clapham Common before the formal application is made later this year. If permission is granted the event will be held on the ‘Events Site’ on Clapham Common between 23 November 2017 and 1 January 2018.
The site will be fenced off from public use between 13 November and 7 January, a total of 56 days.

Add your voice to the Clapham Society’s submission

If you would like the Society to submit comments on your behalf please email them to
by 15 February so that they can be consolidated and submitted to Lambeth Events team.
Please state at the beginning of your comments whether you are in favour or against the event and state your reasons briefly.

You can download the Event ProForma Report here. (pdf).

About the event

Winterville is an alternative destination for the festive season. Open throughout December on Clapham Common, it’s a community focused, family friendly cultural hub bringing together Christmas and seasonal entertainment, food and drink for local residents and visitors.

Winterville has previously taken place at Victoria Park in 2014 and 2015. The proposed 2017 event will be the first time Winterville has been located at Clapham Common and Victoria Park concurrently.

A premises license for the site will be applied for with a capacity of 4,999.

For full details click here.