Tuesday 26 July 2016


Enchanted Christmas at Westonbirt

Event ended

Editor's Choice

Go walking in a winter wonderland at Westonbirt Arboretum’s Enchanted Christmas, promising a festive family feast of lights, trails, treats and more.

Favourite destination Westonbirt Arboretum will be once again welcoming Gloucestershire families to celebrate an Enchanted Christmas at its signature winter event, taking place every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening from Friday 27 November to Sunday 20 December 2015.

All ages can take in the majestic beauty of the towering trees lit by thousands of festive lights that line the famous one-mile illuminated trail through the National Arboretum, with a route taking in different specimens, paths and vistas in the tree collection.

Visitors big and small will find Father Christmas ho, ho, ho-ing and dressed in his traditional green costume too, with a gift for each child. The festive elves and Mrs Christmas will be joining in the festivities too, with storytelling in the restaurant.

There’s also expected to be family craft activities scheduled, Christmas gifts on sale and delicious outdoor refreshments available, with Christmas themed entertainment, festive goodies, classic carols, enchanting stilt walkers, and a traditional children’s carousel too.

For a festive family outing that guarantees to kick-start your Christmas cheer, this is your chance to celebrate at one of the seven wonders of the Cotswolds, boasting one of the most spectacular arboretums in the world.

See the Gloucestershire Christmas Events guide for more festive events in the county.

Event:
Enchanted Christmas 2015
Venue
Westonbirt Arboretum
Dates:
Friday 27 to Sunday 29 November 2015; Friday 4 to Sunday 6 December 2015; Friday 11 to Sunday 13 December 2015; Friday 18 to Sunday 20 December 2015
Times:
From 5pm
Admission:
Tickets cost £10, £8 for concessions, £5 for children, and free of charge for children under five.
Telephone:
03000 680 400

© SoGlos
Thursday 08 October 2015

Your comments...

More events you might like...

Little ones can enjoy five weeks of summer activities with the Cheltenham Trust’s play scheme.

Summer holiday play scheme in Cheltenham

Tuesday 26 July to Friday 26 August 2016

Gloucestershire parents can make sure their little ones are thoroughly entertained this summer, when The Cheltenham Trust...

Join in the fun and explore the city of Gloucester for Beatrix Potter characters.

Beatrix Potter Anniversary Treasure Trail in Gloucester

Tuesday 26 July to Wednesday 31 August 2016

Celebrate beloved children’s author Beatrix Potter and join a free family treasure trail throughout Gloucester,...

Children can get into the Olympics spirit, when Cheltenham Trust hosts its Rio Games Weeks.

Rio Olympic Games Weeks in Cheltenham

Tuesday 26 July to Friday 12 August 2016

Little ones can try something new and have plenty of sporting fun, when Cheltenham Trust launches its Rio Games Weeks...

Take a walk on the wild side at The Wilson’s latest exhibition, Wild Worlds.

Wild Worlds exhibition at The Wilson

Tuesday 26 July to Sunday 4 September 2016

Take a walk on the wild side and discover how animals are used to tell stories and evoke emotions at The Wilson Museum’s...

Celebrating its 70th anniversary, flock to Slimbridge Wetland Centre to see its brand new Dusty the Duck trail.

Celebrity Dusty Duck trail at Slimbridge Wetland Centre

Tuesday 26 July to Saturday 10 September 2016

Slimbridge Wetland Centre will be taken over by a flock of six-foot birds this summer, in its exciting new Dusty the Duck...

Unmissable highlights