Christmas Events

Father Christmas

9 – 24 December
Enjoy a traditional Christmas visit. Follow the pathway through the gardens to find Father Christmas sat by a real log fire in his little house. Lights will be twinkling on the Christmas tree and sacks of presents will be waiting.

£9 per child (booking essential)
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Father Christmas by the open fire

Open until 7 January
Housed in a festive marquee, the rink is undercover so you can enjoy whatever the weather, plus it’s artificial so you won’t get too chilly. Enjoy a fun family day out this holidays.

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Skates at Hestercombe's indoor skating rink

2 December – 7 January
Get some fresh air and explore the gardens as you help Father Christmas find all he needs to fill his sleigh to make the round-the-world journey delivering presents. Open every day from 10am.

£1 per child (+ normal admission).

21 December, 7pm
Get in the festive mood as you enjoy both traditional and modern Christmas tunes from this wonderful symphonic band.
Festive refreshments available.

Book your tickets here.