Christmas at Clumber Park
See Clumber Park at its very best as it is brought to life with festive illuminations and entertaining events.
Our festive highlights:
Story Time with Father Christmas
Concerts in the Chapel
Christmas Crafts in the Discovery Centre
Breakfast with Elves
Story Time With Father Christmas
Weekends throughout December
Settle down and hear a festive woodland tale told by Father Christmas himself, right here in Clumber Park's magical Parsonage. It's the perfect way for the whole family to enjoy a Christmas activity, on weekends throughout December.
Tickets are £8.50 per child. All adults are free to attend the event, but are required to pay the Park entry fee. You can book here.
Christmas gifts at Central Bark
Sunday 1st December - 9am - 3pm
Visit our local stall holders and purchase gifts for your four-legged friends.
Try our Christmas hot dogs and tasty mince pies in our dog-friendly cafe.
New Chamber Choir Christmas Concert
Saturday 7th December - 3pm - 4pm
Join us as New Chamber Choir take us on a trip through time with their unique repertoire of seasonal songs.
These events are always popular, but booking is not required. Find out more here.
Meet Santa Paws
15th and 22nd December - 10.30am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 3pm
Bring your dog to meet Santa Paws and his elf helper at our special grotto in Central Bark.
Fairy Tale Quest
26th December - 14th January
Become enchanted on our fairy tale quest at Clumber Park this year, where magic awaits all brave adventurers, and imaginations can run wild. Begin your quest at the Information Point, located in the Laundry Yard. Find out more here.
Discover: Christmas Crafts
Throughout December - 12.30pm - 3.30pm
There will be a wide range of Christmas crafts in the Discovery Centre at Clumber Park.
Come along and make something festive to take home. Find out more here.
Breakfast with the Elves
Weekdays and weekends throughout December - 9.00am - 10.30am
Join us in the Garden Teahouse for a family breakfast accompanied by our Clumber Park elves.
While breakfast is served, our resident elves will be helping to make special reindeer food to take away for the all important day.
A Christmas carol... or two
Sunday 1st December - 3pm - 5pm
An afternoon with Charles Dickens' Christmas classic, bound to get you in the festive spirit. A selection from the festive literary favourite 'A Christmas Carol', read by storyteller Alistair Littlewood in the beautiful Chapel.
With traditional carol singing, and behind the scenes stories of how Charles Dickens came to write his seasonal masterpiece, this is a great way to begin your Christmas celebrations. Book online.
4th, 5th and 6th December - 10am - 12pm
Using mostly natural materials from the park, create a Christmas wreath with the creative influence of our Pleasure Grounds gardeners. Enjoy a hot drink and mince pie as a part of your session. You will be provided with your wreath ring, natural materials and ribbon. Book online.
Christmas lunch at the Garden Tea House
27th November - 24th December. Served between 12pm - 3pm
Enjoy a traditional two-course Christmas lunch in the beautiful surroundings of the Garden Tea House. Booking is advisable. Find out more here.
Woodland Winter Wander
Various dates throughout December - 10.30am - 12.30pm
Wrap up warm and join us for a crisp winter walk through the park, celebrating the festive season by spotting traditional Christmas elements in nature and collecting materials to make your own Christmas decorations. Booking is essential, online.
Christmas sing along for children
7th and 14th December - Two sessions; 10.00 - 10.30 and 11.00 - 11.30
Enjoy popular songs with a Christmas twist in our main cafe, with our elf.
Visit our What's On page for a full list of our Christmas activities.