Christmas Celebrations at Drake Circus

Starts: Thursday 17th November 2016
Ends: Saturday 24th December 2016
From: 9:00 am

With Christmas just around the corner, Drake Circus are open every Thursday until 9pm for late night shopping, perfect for those last minute purchases! As well as Santa’s grotto, where children can meet Father Christmas and his elves, Drake Circus are even making it snow everyday at 4pm! This truly is the place to be this Christmas with everything you could need under one roof!

The following information was taken from the Drake Circus website, where you can find more information about these fabulous festive events.

Starting from November 17th, we will have festive fun for all the family including our much anticipated Christmas light switch on and Santa’s grotto. Our 12 days of Christmas competition will also be back with lots of exciting prizes to be won.

Find a full schedule of our events below.

17th November – 24th December: Drake Circus makes it snow! Enjoy a festive flurry of snow everyday at 4pm! Head to Old Town Street outside Build-A-Bear to see it snow – it’s guaranteed to be a white Christmas at Drake Circus.

17th November – 24th December: Bring your little ones to see Santa in his grotto, get a special gift and take a photo with him. The grotto will be open from November 17th until Christmas Eve. Pre-booking is available here or you can queue on the day.

24th November: The stilt walkers will be back on the 24th November from 5pm to entertain you while you shop. The centre will be open until 9pm.

14th, 22nd December: Enjoy a festive performance from a choir who will be singing Christmas carols and songs from 5.45pm until 8.30pm. The centre will be open until 9pm.

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