Christmas 2017

Santa’s Post Box

Date: Saturday 11th November - Sunday 17th December
Time: Letter packs on sale 10.00am - 2.00pm
Cost: £5pp online/£6pp on the day

Come and write your letter to Santa at Brockholes, before heading off on a winter walk to Santa’s Post Box. Make sure that you find the secret North Pole Stamp on route or your letter won’t make it to Lapland!

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Santa’s Grotto

Date: Saturday & Sunday 2/3rd, 9/10th & 16/17 December
Time: 11.30am - 3.00pm on an appointment basis
Cost: £6.50 per child (early bird until 1 week before) and then £7.50 standard online ticket

Come and meet Father Christmas in his Grotto at Brockholes this year.  Each child will receive a present from Santa and there will be an opportunity to take photographs. He is always popular, so we advise you to book your appointment early!

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Breakfast with Santa

Date: Saturday & Sunday 2/3, 9/10 & 16/17 Dec
Time: 9.30am
Cost: From £11.95 (children), £9.95 (under 3's), £8.95 (adults)

Join us for a magical morning with Santa! Children can enjoy a full cooked breakfast followed by a very special visit by Santa, who will present each child with a gift.

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Crafty Vintage Christmas Markets

Date: Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3 December
Time: 10am - 4pm
Cost: Free Entry

Come along and see a magnificent festive showcase that sees our Visitor Village becomes packed with an eclectic mix of retro and vintage stalls, tasty street food and live entertainment!


Christmas Crafty Creative: Wreath Making

Date: Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th December
Time: 10am - 4pm
Cost: £6.00 per wreath

We have all the materials and equipment you need to make a stunning wreath from natural materials, plus lots of ideas to get you started! No need to book, simply come along make your wreath.


Lancashire Sings Christmas

Date: Thursday 14th December
Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Cost: Free of charge

Join us by the fire for one of the highlights of our Christmas programme, the annual Christmas Carol service on our floating Visitor Village. The service will link up with a broadcast on Radio Lancashire and will feature many well known carols.


Christmas Xplorer Challenge

Date: Tues 19th Dec - Sun 7th Jan (exc 24 & 25 Dec)
Time: 10am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm
Cost: £3.00 per map pack

Brought to you in partnership with British Orienteering, Xplorer is the perfect outdoor activity to get the whole family outside in the fresh air and for the kids to burn off some energy before Christmas!