What to do this weekend – Christmas events in & around Sheffield

Christmas weekend is here! Christmas Eve is on a Sunday this year, which always think is nice because it feels like Christmas is a whole weekend… you get what I’m saying?! Most of the big events, Santa’s experience and family attractions are all booked up now but if you’re still looking for festive things to do this weekend, here’s some quick ideas which are still available! Yay.  What to do this weekend – Christmas events in & around Sheffield, South Yorkshire

I’m wishing you all the most wonderful Christmas… and thank you so much for being here on my blog this year… my blog is almost 1 year old and this is trips with a tot’s first Christmas! So thank you so much for being here and all your support. I hope you have found all the lists, reviews, what’s on, etc., helpful! <3 Please follow me on Facebook to keep up to date with all post Christmas festivities, and join our community group so you can show us your celebrations! Have a good one, guys! What to do this weekend – Christmas events in & around Sheffield, South Yorkshire

What to do this weekend – Christmas events in & around Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Take the kids to experience The Big Tops Narnias grotto every day until 24th, or there’s a disco with Mary Poppins!

Enjoy afternoon tea with Santa or breakfast with Santa on 23rd and 24th at IceSheffield. There’s still a few slots left!

Have a lovely hot drink in Thor’s tipi bar in Sheffield Peace Gardens, and have a last chance at browsing the Sheffield Christmas Markets on Fargate in the city centre. for more things to in sheffield which are cheap and festive, check this list here.

See Santa at Wentworth Garden Centre, extra slots have been added and late openings due to demand. Friday 22nd December grotto is open 10am-5pm, Christmas Eve 9am-4pm, festive ice skating is also on. The garden centre, restaurant and shops are open until 8:30pm on 22nd.

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Free Christmas light trail (suggested donation of £3 for charity) at Farmer Copleys until December 23rd, from 4:30pm-7pm.

Tickets are available for Christmas 2017 at Boston Park Farm for the 22nd, which includes a set buffet lunch, tractor trailer ride and santas grotto.

Open every day apart from Christmas Day, Rufford Abbey Christmas trail only £1 per person is a lovely family walk. A grotto is open on the weekend, £5 a child including a gift. Read the review here!

Go and see some reindeer before they set off with Santa to deliver the presents! Here’s 4 quick ideas of where to see reindeer, with 2 being completely free.

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There are tickets still available for The Christmas experience at Lotherton Hall in Leeds for Friday and Saturday. Described as Yorkshire’s best Christmas family day out, there is so many festivities to see and enjoy such as a fairy dell, twelve days of Christmas woodland walk, Santa’s grotto and much more.

Carr Gate garden centre in Wakefield have free Christmas activities all weekend. On Saturday there’s Christmas wreath making, face painting and homemade gift ideas. On Sunday, kids craft activity, face painting and Christmas story time. There’s also a festive lunch, Santa’s grotto and breakfast or lunch with Santa; so you can really make a whole day of it!

Check out the Christmas archives here for more inspiration,

… and if you’re looking for something to do which isn’t christmassy this weekend – most soft play centres, museums, etc., are still open so check these guides out to help you find something!:

Best museums in Yorkshire for toddlers

50+ indoor and warm day out ideas

50 free things to do in Sheffield

Family walks with playgrounds!

OR… staying inside and want ideas for activities? Check out these easy and creative things to do at home with a toddler!

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