Go on an incredible adventure through the grounds of Belton House and parkland. With seasonal trails, activities and challenges, discover Belton's stories inside and out.
From exploring the Ride Play Café and creative crafts in the Discovery Centre to spotting wildlife in the Park and Gardens, there is something for all families to enjoy.
Find out more on the events page.
Don't forget the Outdoor Adventure Playground will re-open in March 2015.
Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 November: 12.30pm until 3pm each day
Paint your own ceramic Christmas lantern at the Discovery Centre this weekend. Why not take it home and add to the Christmas decorations? We'd love to see snaps of your creations on Facebook or Twitter.
Each lantern comes with a battery-powered tea-light.
£3 per lantern
St. Nicholas and the Wishing Tree
Sunday 30 November: 9.30am until 4pm
Where all your wishes come true, with music, games and puppet show delights to entertain the whole family.
Join the Fools Puppet Theatre Companie throughout the day in the Cricket Pavilion.
This event is free and donations are welcome.
Santa in the Stables
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in December before Christmas: 12noon until 3pm
Santa has kindly agreed to visit Belton again this year and give out some early Christmas presents.
Meet Santa in the beautifully decorated stables, tell him what you love most about Christmas and receive your gift.
£3.50 per child, timed tickets.
Breakfast with Santa
Friday 19 and Monday 22 December: 8am until 10am. Booking is essential - please call 01476 566116
Enjoy a Christmas party in the Ride Play Cafe with Santa and your friends over breakfast. Receive your Christmas gift from Santa and his elves. please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult.
- Child's ticket includes breakfast, gift and playtime £12 each
- Additional under 5's ticket includes gift and playtime £6 each
- Adult's tickets includes a hot bap and refreshment £6 each
Belton Button Bucks Club
Come on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month to enjoy stories, rhymes and crafts for children up to 4yrs.
We're now running two identical sessions at 10-10.45am or 11.15- midday so you can come at a time to suit. ( Pre-booking is strongly advised).
Do have fond memories of visiting us or a great Belton experience you'd like to share?
Why not send us your photos from visits gone by and we'll add them to our memories board - or borrow a Polaroid camera from the garden shop and capture new memories?
Add to the collection by emailing images to Leonora Harbord.
Parties in the Ride
Celebrate your child's birthday with a party in the Ride Play Café.
Your party includes access to the play equipment and your choice of party food.
Contact Leonora Harbord for more information and availability.
Dates for your Diary
- Poppy Remembrance at the Discovery Centre - Saturday 8 & Sunday 9 November
- Christmas Craft Market - Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 November
- Christmas Decorations at the Discovery Centre - Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 November
- Christmas Parlour Games - Saturdays and Sundays in December at 2pm