University of East London Winter Fair 2023


University of East London Winter Fair 2023

All are invited to attend the University of East London’s 2023 Winter Fair on Wednesday 6 December at Docklands Campus and enjoy our Christmas light switch on at 4:30pm! Register to attend now to book your place!

Come and join the Vice-Chancellor & President as she lights up the Docklands Square with our dazzling Christmas tree to jump into the month of holiday festivities!

This event is open to students, staff and the local community.

What time should I arrive?
Between 12 to 2 pm, sign into the Winter Fair at the Royal Docks Centre for Sustainability and receive a special gift! From 2 to 4pm, please sign in at the Docklands East Building.

To top it all off, by registering online and signing-in on the day of the fair, you are automatically entered to win a Winter Hamper filled with food and drinks!

Activities and refreshments
Christmas wreath making, reusable Christmas cracker workshops and cookie decorating classes are available to book via the registration link – spaces are limited however, so make sure you secure your place as soon as possible!

Festive food and drink will be available to purchase around the main square and at the marquee on Docklands Green. There will be winter activities for all ages at Docklands, including photo opportunities, a funfair ride, and some energy-powering competitions to win!

The marketplace in the East Building Atrium will host interactive stalls from our services, where you can learn more about opportunities and support available to the university community.

Local charities and student businesses have also been invited, so you can find out about their work and network across the local community.

If you have any queries about the Winter Fair, please contact and a member of the team will get back to you.

Time & date

Wednesday 6th December 2023
12:00pm – 8:00pm


University of East London, Docklands Campus, University Way, London, E16 2RD


Book tickets
Book tickets

For your visit

Food & Drink

Starbucks Coffee

Just off the walkway linking Custom House DLR with the ExCeL, this branch is a favourite quiet spot for students.

Royal Victoria Dock
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One Element Docklands

Join the local fitness community all year round in the scenic Thames Barrier Park - all abilities welcome.

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Food & Drink


This Chinese restaurant occupies a floor of the London Regatta Centre overlooking the Docks, meaning diners can plane-watch over a plate of dim sum.

Royal Albert Dock
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