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.

We would like to remind all readers to always confirm event details directly with the event’s organisers.

The Oaks Santa’s Grotto

27/11/2021 – 18/12/2021 @ The Oaks, Lincoln Golf Centre

Santa’s Grotto comes to The Oaks at Lincoln! 27th November 4th December 5th December 11th December 12th December 18th December Slots daily from 10am-6pm. Book now at

Owls by Moonlight at Christmas

03/12/2021 @ The Hawk Conservancy Trust

Step into the wonderful world of owls with the Hawk Conservancy Trust. Watch these mystical birds twist and turn through the night sky and make sure you duck as they skim silently over the top of your head. The evening will start will a delicious festive supper served on covered seating outside Feathers Restaurant. The […]

A Not So Silent Night Christmas Party

03/12/2021 @ Colchester Town Hall

Celebrate in style this Christmas at the Town Hall’s ‘A Not So Silent Night’, ideal for your office party and team night out, where you can enjoy… • A Complimentary Arrival Drink • A Sumptuous three course meal • Entertainment from our in house DJ • Fun with the Selfie Station Times 7:00pm Arrival 7:45pm […]

Curious About Portsmouth

04/12/2021 – 05/12/2021 @ Portsmouth City Centre

Have fun discovering Portsmouth with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format & get curious! Are you curious about Portsmouth? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather? Take one of our self-guided walks with a […]

Curious About Windsor

04/12/2021 – 05/12/2021 @ Windsor Town Centre

Have fun (re-)discovering Windsor, spotting things you’ve never noticed before, with two quirky treasure hunt style heritage walks – a safe, fun and affordable way to get some fresh air with your household, whilst staying close to home. Curious About Windsor visits not just the obvious places, but some unusual ones too, with hidden treasures […]

Christmas Fayre

04/12/2021 @ St John’s Church

CHRISTMAS FAYRE Craft Stalls, Refreshments, Raffle, Tombola, Cake Stall.

Christmas at Amberley Museum

04/12/2021 – 19/12/2021 @ Amberley Museum

Father Christmas is returning to Amberley and bringing the festive spirit with him. Join us each weekend leading up to the big day as we celebrate the festive season with a selection of Christmas activities and you can even book a visit to the big man himself! Discover a selection of traditional craft gifts handmade […]


04/12/2021 – 24/12/2021 @ The Groundlings Theatre

Visit Santa’s Grotto    Experience the magic of Santa’s Grotto within our beautiful Grade II* Listed Building.    Including craft activity, story from Santa, photo & present!     DATES: (Various Time Slots Available) Saturday 4th December  Sunday 5th December Friday 10 December  Sunday 12th December  Friday 17th December  Thursday 23rd December Friday 24th December    TICKETS: £7.50 […]

Christmas Tree Festival

04/12/2021 – 05/12/2021 @ St. Mary’s Church, Rockland St. Mary

A display of decorated Christmas Trees in the Church. Refreshments, Homemade cake, Craft, Raffle, Tombola in The Barn next to the Church. In aid of Rockland St. Mary Church.

Christmas Weekend

04/12/2021 – 05/12/2021 @ Chiltern Open Air Museum

A special Christmas weekend opening. Come and find out a little about how Christmas was celebrated in the past and see some of the Museum’s historic buildings traditionally decorated for Christmas. There will be a small artisan Christmas market and the Museum’s shop will be full of handmade products made by local crafts people including […]