A Tropical Christmas cannot be dismissed as one sans celebrations! While the island boasts summery activities, it also has a fair share of festivities, especially around Colombo. If you’re stuck with what to do for on the Eve of Christmas and on the day itself, we have a few ideas.
- High Tea: With tea time being an important ‘meal’ for us locals, high tea is a celebration in itself. The Kingsbury Hotel Christmas High Tea from 3PM to 6PM will leave you spoiled for choice with their decadent spread.Check out their website for more information
- Dottie’s Christmas Dinner: This quaint English café will lavish you with a traditional English-style Christmas Eve dinner! Log on to their Facebook page here for more information!
- A Helping Hand: Give a helping hand this Christmas Season by giving gifts to the needy. The Soup Bowlers are giving 150 gifts for the underprivileged individuals of our country, and they’re asking for your help! Check out their Facebook page here on how you can help!
- Colombo Christmas Street: A two-day festival featuring food stalls, local crafts, and gift items, it is an even you can’t miss! From the 22 to the 24th of December, it is the season of celebration with games and entrainment for the whole family! Check out their Facebook page for more information!
Colombo Christmas Street, Facebook
Even if you're busy throwing or attending parties, step outside and enjoy the festivities with your friends and family. Embrace the Sri Lankan Christmas with food, crafts, and the lights before the month gives into the new year!