Christmas at Queenswood!

Sat, 07/12/2019 - 2:00pm - 7:00pm

Event details

Sat, 07/12/2019 - 2:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us for our Christmas Light switch on (Saturday) or visit Father Christmas in his Grotto (Saturday & Sunday - daytime & evening options)!

We've got plenty of festive activities going on across the weekend - see below for details...


Saturday 7th December 4pm-5pm join us for the Queenswood Christmas Lights Switch On!

We'll light up the woodland gate at 4.15pm. Drink mulled apple juice and cider & enjoy a festive sing-along with our carol singers 4.20pm-5pm! We're delighted to welcome Choral Diversity who are coming to sing for us!

This is free to attend & you don't need to book! 


Saturday & Sunday - Day time 'drop in' visits for Father Christmas!

(No need to pre-book!)

These drop in sessions are available on Saturday between 2pm & 4pm or Sunday between 11am-1pm & 2pm-4pm. 

Starting at the visitor centre: purchase your ticket. Start your journey making a wish for wildlife in our woodland gate. Follow the trail of reindeer to the old orchard. Meet and greet with father Christmas & receive a present! Return to the woodland gate to enjoy a warm mulled apple juice or cider! (One warm mulled apple juice is included in your ticket.) 


Saturday and Sunday 5pm-7pm -  
'Enchanting Evening Visit to Father Christmas!'

(Pre-book only - see booking form below)

Bring a torch or lantern and enjoy this enchanting, magical experience! Head to the visitor centre on arrival to hand in your tickets (don’t forget your printed/e-ticket). 
Follow the trail of reindeer and twinkling christmas lights to the old orchard where you will meet & greet with Father Christmas, of course receiving a present too! Return to the woodland gate to enjoy a warm mulled apple juice or cider! (One warm mulled apple juice is included in your ticket.)

Book Below for Saturday Evening Grotto - Please select which time slot you would like to book for visiting Father Christmas! Adults do need need to purchase a ticket. 

 

 

Book Below for Sunday Evening Grotto - Please select which time slot you would like to book for visiting Father Christmas! Adults do not need to purchase a ticket. 

 

 

***Please ensure you arrive at least 20 minutes before your time slot to allow time to walk up to the Orchard & complete the reindeer trail!***

Venue location

Start by handing in/buying your ticket in the visitor centre,
Queenswood Country Park & Arboretum ,
Hereford,
Herefordshire,
HR6 0PY

Event information

Date
Saturday 7th December 2019
Time
2:00pm - 7:00pm
For those coming to the Evening Grotto - please allow at least 20 minutes before your time slot to allow time for the reindeer trail up to the enchanted orchard!
Price / Donation
Christmas Grotto Visit: £7. Please note, usual pay & display charges will apply.
Audience
All
Suitable for All Ages
Trust
Herefordshire Wildlife Trust
Venue location
Start by handing in/buying your ticket in the visitor centre,
Queenswood Country Park & Arboretum ,
Hereford,
Herefordshire,
HR6 0PY
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Wheelchair Access
Suitable for wheelchair users
Mobility
Suitable for people with limited mobility
What to bring
If you're booking the enchanted evening Grotto visit - bring a torch or lantern & warm clothes!
Dogs
yes on lead
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