Christmas Events

The South of England and East Anglia offers a wide range of award winning attractions, activities and events to keep the children entertained during the Christmas school holidays. From Activity Days – to reading events in Santa’s Grotto on the run up to Christmas.


Christmas at Biddenden Vineyards

08/11/2019 – 24/12/2019 @ Biddenden Vineyards

Producing award-winning wines, ciders & juices, Biddenden Vineyards has everything you need for the festive season.  Whether you’re searching for the perfect sparkling wine to toast to Christmas & the New Year, a mulled cider to keep everyone warm & merry throughout the party season or a crisp, full flavoured juice as a non-alcoholic option, […]

Christmas Fair 2019

16/11/2019 – 22/12/2019 @ Waddesdon Manor

Our spectacular fair at the front of Waddesdon Manor is a Christmas shopping experience not to be missed. The fair will be set against the backdrop of the floodlit North Front of the Manor with its 20ft Christmas trees. Soak up the sights, smells and sounds of Christmas with our hand-selected exhibitors all housed in charming […]

Winterland MK 2019

22/11/2019 – 04/01/2020 @ Towcester Racecourse

Welcome to Winterland MK at Towcester Racecourse the place where magical memories are made.  We hope you are as excited as we are about the region’s biggest Christmas event! The team at Winterland set out to create a unique and truly unforgettable festive experience for the region’s residents and after making a list and checking […]

Magical Birds and Festive Feathers

23/11/2019 – 01/01/2020 @ Leeds Castle

Let your Christmas wishes take flight at Leeds Castle as the beautiful state rooms are transformed into a magical kingdom of birds and festive feathers. Start your journey through the magnificent Castle rooms with a magical forest of owls to red breasted robins surrounded by glittering snowdrops. Experience a lavishly dressed banqueting table, laid for […]

Christmas Market

23/11/2019 – 15/12/2019 @ Leeds Castle

Visit the Christmas Market on the lawn overlooking the Castle to discover a splendid array of seasonal gifts, toys, festive decorations, specialist food and drink. In the centre of the market, visitors can enjoy nostalgic fairground rides on the Victorian carousel or take a leisurely trip on the big wheel for a spectacular view of […]

Christmas Bauble Trail

30/11/2019 – 05/01/2020 @ Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden

Hunt for the colourful Christmas baubles in the woodland garden and enjoy the fun activities, as you find out about the birds that live here during the winter. Included in garden entry charge: adult £6.85, concessions £6.60, child (5-16) £3.95, under 5 free. – N.B. closed Christmas Day

Santa Claus And The Night Before Christmas

03/12/2019 – 24/12/2019 @ Watford Colosseum

A MAGICAL CHRISTMAS EXPERIENCE WITH SONGS, STORIES, A MEET & GREET WITH SANTA, AND A FREE GIFT FOR EVERY CHILD! It’s Christmas Eve and whilst most children are hanging up their stockings, there are a few boys and girls who are not! They don’t believe in Santa and, with Christmas morning fast approaching, cheeky elves […]

Enchanted Nights

06/12/2019 – 22/12/2019 @ Newmarket Racecourses

For December 2019 the magnificent Millennium Grandstand will be transformed into an enchanted wintery Christmas setting. Immerse yourself in a fairy tale scene with snow-topped pine trees, and all things festive. Christmas Parties in Newmarket, Suffolk are the place to be this festive season! Saturday 30th November – SOLD OUT Friday 6th December Saturday 7th […]

The Panto Express with Father Christmas

07/12/2019 – 22/12/2019 @ Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

THE PANTO EXPRESS! A whole new Christmas experience! Catch The Panto Express and enjoy a visit from Father Christmas on the train. When the train comes back into Platform 4, come back inside and take your seats to enjoy our mini family pantomime, brought to you by a professional touring theatre company! NEW for 2019: […]

Beauty & The Beast

13/12/2019 – 29/12/2019 @ Stantonbury Theatre

Rare Pantomimes are delighted to be appearing at Stantonbury Theatre this Christmas. They will bring a talented cast of professional actors together with a chorus of local juveniles to delight you with their production of Beauty and the Beast. Join Belle and the Beast in the enchanted castle. With Dame Dotty taking full control of […]