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Lakeside Village Santa’s Grotto

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Countdown to Christmas in Doncaster 2021

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Enchanted North UK 2021 at Thornhurst Manor

Woodlands Illuminations and Santa’s Grotto, 26th November – 24th December 2021 Woodlands Illuminations Entry – £12 Woodlands Illuminations Entry and Grotto package – £17 (Visit Santa in his grotto as you take a tour of the Enchanted Illuminations) Under 3 Illuminations entry – FREE Under 3 Illuminations Entry and Grotto Package – £5 Thornhurst Manor,…

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Hare & Hounds Fishlake, Santa visit

Santa visits available Friday 11th December 5-7pm Saturday 12th December 2-5pm Sunday 13th December 2-5pm The pub remains closed, however there is a gazebo in the beer garden and Christmas themed backdrop for photos. £10 per child, to include 5 minute allocated time slot with Santa (socially distanced), Gift from Santa, Christmas Cupcake. To book…

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Santa’s Woodland Workshop – Frenchgate Centre

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Once upon a Wentworth Christmas

2021 Dates TBC The gardens at Wentowrth Woodhouse are well worth a visit (lots of things for the Children to look out for including a bear hunt, mud kitchens etc – see our Mumbler Review from ealier this year here. 

Sunnybank Gardens & The Yorkshire Ice Cream Farm Christmas Grotto

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Boston Park Farm – Christmas at the farm

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Visit Santa at Ackworth Garden Centre

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Doncaster Lions: Santa’s Sleigh route 2020

Get your child a personalised letter from Santa posted to your home. Just go to click on the letter from Santa. Fill in the form with your child or grandchild’s details. Click the link to give us a donation so we can continue our amazing work in the community    

North Yorkshire Moors Railway – Santa Trains

2021 Dates TBC Join Santa and his special helpers on a magical adventure aboard the Santa Express, which will take you on a festive journey you won’t forget! Departing from Pickering and Grosmont Stations, the Santa Express brings Christmas to life and gives children the chance to meet the legendary man himself on board the…

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Santa’s Grotto -The Christmas Adventure at Stockeld Park

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Glorious Christmas Greetings: Sundown Adventure Land

2021 Dates TBC

The Christmas Experience at Wheelgate Park

Information not yet released for 2020, please check back White Post, Farnsfield, Newark, Notts, NG22 8HX 01623 882773

Holmes & Gardens – Santa’s Grotto

Information for 2020 not yet released, please check back Holmes & Gardens, Belton Road, Epworth, DN9 1JL  

Father Christmas at Wentworth Garden Centre

‘Wentworth World of Christmas’ giftware department now open.  Five brand new and exciting themes for 2020… ‘Pink Forest’, ‘Wild Glam’, ‘Wonderful Time’, ‘Christmas Eve’ and ‘Mountain Lodge’. Unfortunately due to Covid-19 we have taken the decision not to operate Santas Workshop this year at the garden centre. We understand that this is not the news…

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Walkers Nurseries – Santa’s Grotto

Breakfast and Santa , Supper and Santa, Visit Santa – Due to Covid19 we have made the difficult decision not to operate our Santa’s Grotto or Breakfast with Santa events this year. – update October 2020 Walkers Garden Centre, Mosham Road, Doncaster, DN9 3BA

Rufford Abbey Christmas & Reindeer Rescue Christmas Trail

To keep Santa and his elves as safe as possible until Christmas Day, we have decided its better if they stay at home as much as possible, just like everyone else, so BUT christmas is not cancelled, the tree is up and the lights are shining and we have hot chocolate to keep you warm…

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The Christmas Experience – Lotherton

Returning for 2020 are: The 12 Days of Christmas Woodland Walk, enjoy this enchanting interactive walk through the Captains Wood, discover the fairies in their secret hideaway Fairy Dell, listen to the giggles and whispers as you tip-toe through. Marvel in the splendour of the Edwardian House with the rooms dressed in all their festive…

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Brigg Garden Centre – Santa’s Grotto

Announcement November 26th 2020 “Dear Grown-Ups, we are so sorry that we are not able to host Santas Grotto at Brigg Garden Centre this year. We are as disappointed as you are. We have taken this decision to ensure we help to keep everyone as safe as possible during the festive season. Please pass on…

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Cannon Hall Farm Santa Parade

Watch Santa as he makes a loop of the sheep racing arena. There is no opportunity for a one-to-one meeting with Santa, however you can spend the day at the farm, see the animals and meet the Reindeer. £9.95 per person plus £1 booking fee (all paying children get a keepsake gift) General Winter farm…

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Tropical Butterfly House, A Christmas Trail

2021 Dates TBC   Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife and Falconry Centre, Woodsetts Road, North Anston, Sheffield, S25 4EQ

Santas Grotto at Loversall Farm

Unfortunately it is with great regret that we have had to cancel this years Santas Grotto at Loversall Farm due to the unprecedented circumstances that we are all facing. (Update 29.9.20) The Barn, Loversall Farm, Mexborough, DN11 9DD

YWP’s Christmas Fair & Santa’s Grotto

Christmas Fair dates yet to be released. See NEW Winter Illuminations at YWP here  Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Warning Tongue Lane, Doncaster, DN3

Tropical Butterfly House

Meet the mini beasts and meerkats, butterflies, birds and amazing wildlife from around the world…plus there is an amazing adventure park and wet play park. Indoor areas are now open from 17th May 2021 Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife & Falconry Centre, Woodsetts Road, North Anston, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S25 4EQ 01909 569 416 /