18 Nov What’s On in Hertfordshire This December?
We are officially allowed to start talking about Christmas. Read on to find out what’s happening across Hertfordshire this Christmas.
Redbourn Christmas Market
Sunday 1st December – 11:00am until 5:00pm
On the 1st of December, you can visit the pretty and historic village of Redbourn and experience our annual winter festival, as we come together to celebrate authentic and quality local produce. This year there will be 100+ stalls overflowing with delicious food, beautiful crafts and gift ideas, including plenty of activities to keep the children entertained.
Throughout the day, there will be a showcase which will help promote the best local music talents, playing your favourite carols and festive tunes. The Christmas lights in Cumberland Garden will be switched on and there will also be a yule raffle with lots of amazing prizes from local businesses, including a luxury John Lewis hamper worth £250.oo! Last but not least, there will be an opportunity to visit Santa himself with his elves in his grotto, where every child will receive a gift and chocolate.
For more information, please visit: www.redbournchristmasmarket.com
Santa’s Grotto at Shepreth Wildlife Park
Sunday 8th December – Tuesday 24th December – 10:00am until 5:00pm
This year, Shepreth Wildlife Park return with their Santa’s Grotto. The experience includes a personal greeting from Santa, Christmas gift and entrance into the wildlife park. All proceeds are in aid of the SWCC Hedgehog Hospital.
Ticket prices are £6 per child when accompanied by a full paying adult and £10.50 per adult.
For more information, please visit: https://sheprethwildlifepark.co.uk/product/meet-santa/
Santa Claus And The Night Before Christmas
Tuesday 3rd December
It’s Christmas Eve and whilst most children are hanging up their stockings, there are a few boys and girls who are not! They don’t believe in Santa and, with Christmas morning fast approaching, cheeky elves Charlie and Kara must help Santa prove that he is indeed real! With magic tricks, songs and stories, can they make them believe before it’s time to board Santa’s sleigh and deliver the presents?
A truly unforgettable experience which includes bubbles and the magical moment when snowflakes fall over the audience, this interactive show is a must-see over the festive season.
As an added Christmas treat, all of the good boys and girls in the audience will meet Santa after the show and receive a special present of their own.
Please visit our website for specific performance times.
Recommended for children aged 2 – 7 years, but all ages welcome.
Running time: Approximately 45-minute performance without an interval, followed by a meet-and-greet with Santa. Please allow at least an hour for the entire Santa Claus and the Night Before Christmas experience.
Doors to the venue for early morning performances will open approximately 1 hour ahead of showtime.
Please note this production is designed to be an introduction-to-theatre for young children and to provide an alternative to a Christmas pantomime. It is hosted in The Forum, within a relaxed environment. Seating for this event is unallocated.
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