Where to See Father Christmas in Leicestershire 2019

I know I for one am always looking for decent places to take my children to see Father Christmas. I have yet to book an experience but here are some of the places in Leicestershire I am considering!


Palmers Garden Centre, Enderby, Leicestershire

With events such as Breakfast with Santa: (available at both Enderby and Ullesthorpe) a delicious breakfast followed by a visit from the big man himself and Mrs Clause (from £12.50), Santa’s Grotto: (available at Enderby) a group session of up to 15 children where you get to meet with Santa, his elves and Mrs Clause and enjoy a sing-song (from £14.50) and Santa’s House: (available at Enderby) a 1-1 visit with Santa and his gang (from £12.00). To find out more or book click here.

I visited this one in 2016 and had such a lovely experience.
Tropical Birdland, Desford, Leicestershire

Tropical Birdland offers a range of events throughout most of November and December including Winter Wonderland, Santa’s Grotto and The Snow Queen. Check out more information here.

I also visited this event in 2016 and it was beautiful. A must do for the winter season!
Great Central Railway, Loughborough, Leicestershire

A up close and personal experience on steam train. There are different priced options to choose from. Find out more here.
Twinlakes Park, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

Twinlakes has loads of Christmassy events happening throughout November and December, as well as the theme park being open as well. Grotto tickets are priced at £7 additional to entry to the park. Click here to find out more.
National Space Centre, Leicester

The National Space Centre has a Small Space Santa Special coming up on the 20th December, this one looks great! If it takes your fancy, find out more here.
Conkers, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire

Conkers have a whole load of Winter Wonderland experiences that sound absolutely fabulous! Book here or click to find out more.
Manor Farm Park and Woodlands, Loughborough, Leicestershire

Manor Farm have some lovely Christmas events coming up in December. To find out more, click here.
Twycross Zoo, Leicestershire

The events at Twycross Zoo look amazing! If I get the chance this one is high on my wishlist! What better way to spend a festive day out! Click here for more information!


I hope you find this list helpful! Let me know if you get a chance to visit Santa at any of these locations! I’d love to hear about your experiences.