• Photo of couple holding hands through light trail at Winter Glow


12 Magical Christmas Days Out in Worcestershire

Here you will find the best grotto and Christmas experiences in Worcestershire…

Festive family days out are treasured for a lifetime. Worcestershire has a fantastic event schedule this Christmas, with the big man himself appearing at many attractions across the county.

So immerse yourself in Christmas spirit and make Worcestershire part of your story!

Santa Safari, West Midland Safari Park

1. Santa Trains at Severn Valley Railway

Kidderminster station marks the start of your Christmas journey, where you will be greeted by mischievous elves Jingle and Jangle. Once the entertainment has finished it will be “all aboard” onto a vintage steam train to Arley station!

A traditional Christmas day out for many. There is something so magical about the Severn Valley Railway at Christmas!


Every Saturday and Sunday from 26th November – 18th December and Tuesday 20th – Saturday 24th December.


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Start from £76.50 for a table of two people and £153 for a table of four people.


Severn Valley Railway

2. Enchanted Gardens at Webbs Garden Centres

Place yourself in a fairy wonderland at Webbs Garden Centres this Christmas. Make your way through a breathtaking light trail before entering the North Pole!

The magical experience covers 6 fairy-tale stories, brought to life through a mixture of stunning lighting, giant lanterns, projections and enchanting sounds.

This event went viral on our social media channels last year and did not disappoint. We would advise booking early!


Saturday 5th November 2022 – Monday 2nd January 2023


Off-peak prices: November/January 2022 - £16 Adult, £10 Child (3-16) and 0-2 years FREE. £50 family ticket (two adults, two children)

Peak prices: December 2022 - £18 Adult, £12 Child (3-16) and 0-2 years FREE. £55 family ticket (two adults, two children)

Enchanted Gardens, Webbs Garden Centre

3. Santa Safari at West Midland Safari Park

With snow guaranteed every day! Santa is set to transform the Discovery Trail into a winter wonderland. Santa’s Grotto is a wonderfully decorated log cabin with its own Christmas tree, festive fireplace and of course Santa himself.

Children can also pick their own presents from Santa’s workshop!
Plus! The 4-mile Safari drive-through and walk-through attractions are included in the admission price.


25th November – 24th Dec


Adults (16-64yrs) – £33.00
Children (3-15yrs) – £33.00
Under 3’s – £13.00
Concessions (Seniors 65+) – £30.00


Santa Safari, West Midland Safari Park

4. Christmas at Little Owl Farm Park

Santa will be waiting to greet guests at Little Owl Farm Park from his cosy grotto! (The perfect opportunity for all those on the nice list to put in their special requests!)

After a visit to Santa’s magical grotto, it will be time to visit the Elf’s Toy Shop where guests are able to pick a present of choice and even pop along to the festive sweet shop where a hot chocolate will be waiting for adults too!

Not forgetting all of the fantastic attractions open including soft play, a variety of farm animals and undercover bouncy pillows.


Selected dates from 3rd December to 23rd December

Child Grotto Ticket – £25.95
Adult Grotto Ticket – £14.95
Senior Grotto Ticket – £14.25
Under 1 Grotto Ticket (includes gift) – £12.00


Christmas at Little Owl Farm Park

5. Great Malvern Christmas Festival

The Festival returns for 2022! Enjoy the highlights of the festive season which include…

• Artisan Arts and Food Market
• Christmas Light Switch On
• Christmas Grotto & Storytelling at Great Malvern Library
• Seasonal festivities and refreshments in Great Malvern Priory
• Festive activities and entertainment throughout the town centre
• NEW Interactive Video Children’s Christmas Window Trail

26th November




Malvern Christmas Festival

6. Winter Glow at Three Counties Showground

With one of the largest regional ice rinks, impressive food and drink offerings and newly themed Illuminated Light Trail – ‘A Christmas Odyssey.’

Winter Glow is set to be better than ever! Children will have the chance to meet Santa in his themed Grotto, alongside exploring Santa’s Toyshop, decorating Christmas biscuits and a visit to the Winter Village.


25th November – 2nd January


Full ticket prices can be found here


Winter Glow, Three Counties Showground

7. Victorian Christmas Fayre, Worcester

The popular Christmas market returns to Worcester this Christmas from 1st December – 4th December!

A variety of stalls will be selling locally sourced gifts and delicious street food. Be prepared to go to food heaven!

Traditional fairground rides are available for the whole family to enjoy!


1st December – 4th December



Worcester Victorian Fayre

8. Father Christmas and The Winter Barn at Attwell Farm Park

Father Christmas and his elves have been hard at work at Attwell Farm Park to bring you the best Christmas event yet!

A classic Grotto experience is available where younger guests are able to meet the man himself and tell Santa what’s on the top of their list. This year, visitors can book a Teddy Bear Workshop where they can build their own bear with the help of Santa’s elves!

Plus, the whole farm park is included in your admission which includes entry to the large indoor soft play area.

Use code VW2022 at checkout for 10% off all tickets!

On selected dates from 26th Nov – 24th Dec

Tickets start from £11.95 per person


Attwell Farm Park

9. Jingle Joy Ride at Top Escape Rooms

Do something different this Christmas with a themed escape room!

Those naughty Elves have been taking out Santa’s sleigh without permission but the keys have now been lost and you need to find it.

See if you can escape within time and SAVE Christmas!


On selected dates throughout November and December.



Top Escape Rooms

10. Farmer Christmas at Churchfields Farm

Meet Farmer Christmas in a very special personalised show. Full of magic, song and dance!
There will be an opportunity for plenty of photo opportunities with Santa himself and of course, guests will be able to collect a present from his Elves Toy Shop!

The farm will also be open to enjoy including a Festive Fairy Trail, a pedal tractor area and a range of animals to say hello to!


On selected dates from 10th December – 24th December


Adult from £12.00 to £16.00
Child 2-16 from £18.00 to £22.00
Child 1 – 2 from £16.00 to £20.00
Under 1 from £8.00 to £12.00


Farmer Christmas, Churchfields

11. Christmas Tree Festival, Worcester Cathedral

A stunning display of Christmas trees are on show at Worcester Cathedral!
Each tree is individually designed by members of the community, local schools and organisations.

The display will be on show in the Medieval Cloister and is set to be a perfect photo opportunity with dazzling Christmas lights and colours.


7th December – 8th January




Worcester Cathedral

12. Late Night Shopping in Broadway

Broadway at Christmas is truly magical! This year, late night shopping under the Christmas lights along the Cotswold stone streets is a MUST to get your Christmas shopping sorted.
Pop into many independent retailers where you will find a variety of gifts and local food items!

Friday 25th November
Friday 2nd December



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