This year has without a doubt been one we won’t forget but make sure you finish the year making magical festive memories at one of the nearby attractions. All tickets must be pre-booked as spaces are very limited, see websites to book your tickets and see the current restrictions and safety measures in place.
LEGOLAND AT CHRISTMAS – WINDSOR
Be part of the magic of Legoland at Christmas with twinkling lights, snow-dusted pine trees and exciting seasonal festivities. Selected dates from 28th November. Book your tickets via the website: www.legoland.co.uk
CHRISTMAS AT KEW – LAST FEW TICKETS REMAINING
From Wednesday 18th November until Sunday 3rd January you can follow the sparkling trail of over one million twinkling lights, illuminating heritage trees and buildings through Kew Gardens. The trail operates on a timed admission between 4.20pm and 8pm. Book your tickets via the website: www.christmasatkew.seetickets.com
CHRISTMAS AT WADDESDON
Waddesdon will be closed completely from 2 Nov – 2 Dec to meet the latest coronavirus regulations. After this date until Sunday 3rd January there will be festive fun at Waddesdon with their enchanting outdoor extravaganza! As twilight falls see the gardens sparkle, follow the winter light trail and see the Manor bathed in light set to music. Waddesdon Christmas Fair will be taking place from 2nd December until Wednesday 23rd December, with over 80 hand selected exhibitors housed in charming wooden chalets, offering festive food, decorations and unique gifts. Book tickets via the website (including National Trust members): www.nationaltrust.org.uk.
XMAS FORAGING FEAST – CHALFONT ST GILES
Nomadic are offering a Christmas party experience like no other. Set in hidden woodland there’ll be wild winter cocktails, a wood-fired sauna, open flame cooking and scrumptious seasonal produce conjured up by a mystery guest chef. Book your tickets via the website: www.experiencenomadic.com
ICE SKATING – HAMPTON COURT
Skate at the magnificent Hampton Court this Christmas! Tickets on sale now, book via their website: www.hamptoncourtpalaceicerink.co.uk The Tower of London ice rink will unfortunately not open this year.
FESTIVE ACTIVITIES AT DOBBIES – WENDOVER
There’s plenty of festive delights on offer at Dobbies this Christmas, from breakfast with Santa, magical Grotto and Christmas stories. All festive visits must be pre-booked, visit website for details: www.dobbies.com
WINTER WONDERLAND WEEKENDS AT BEKONSCOT – BEACONSFIELD
Available to book from mid November, there’ll be Snowflake Express train rides, a reindeer hunt to children, Christmas scenes around the village and seasonal drinks and snacks. Book tickets via the website: www.bekonscot.co.uk
FARMER CHRISTMAS LAND EXPERIENCE AT GREEN DRAGON ECO FARM – BUCKINGHAMFather Christmas returns to the farm on his tractor! You’ll be guided through Farmer Christmas land full of festive fun and activities. Various dates in November and December. Book your tickets via the website: www.greendragonecofarm.co.uk
CHRISTMAS WEEKEND AT CHILTERN OPEN AIR MUSEUM
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. On 5th & 67th December, 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 jewellery, candles, preserves and gin – perfect for a bit of Christmas shopping! Grounds and Gardens Admission £5 per person. Free standard admission for annual pass holders. Numbers are restricted for safety. Please pre-book your tickets online. When booking please ensure that you select the date of either the 5th or 6th December. Book your tickets via their website: https://www.coam.org.uk/events/christmas-event/
HOGWARTS IN THE SNOW – WATFORD – TICKET SALES TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED
Experience Christmas in the magical world of Hogwarts. Running from Saturday 14th November- Sunday 17thJanuary 2021 Hogwarts will be transformed into a festive, snow covered wonderland. Tour the studio and learn about the special effects, including snow that never melts and flames created without fire! Book your tickets via the website: www.wbstudiotour.co.uk
LAPLAND UK – ASCOT – DECEMBER DATES NOW SOLD OUT
Take a trip to LaplandUK and celebrate the magic of childhood through a magical festive world with rich storytelling and immersive memory-making experiences. Book your tickets via the website: www.laplanduk.co.uk