Top 5 Things To Do This Festive Time - Wednesday 6th December
Discover a festive welcome this December
Visiting Warwickshire this Christmas, discover some great things to do over the festive season
Top 5 Things To Do This Christmas
Visiting Warwickshire? Here’s some great festive activities to team together with your break away.
Birmingham German Market
The largest authentic German Christmas market outside of Germany, Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Market offers a large range of traditional good and gifts and a selection of tempting food and drink. Pretzels, schnitzels, bratwursts, all of which can be washed down with gluhwein or weissbeer (wheat beer).
Whilst there, why not pick up some presents for your family and friends with everything from handcrafted wooden decorations and delicate glass baubles to hand-crafted leatherwork, toys, jewellery and much more…
Ice Skate & Observation in Birmingham
Located at Eastside Green opposite Millennium Point. Ice Skate Birmingham, along with the Observation Wheel, gives you the opportunity to get festive in the beautiful Birmingham City surroundings.
Relax and enjoy some of Birmingham’s most impressive sights, including Masshouse, the Custard Factory, the Bullring and the Rotunda. Riders will also be able to see the Victorian railway viaduct, and trains arriving and leaving from New Street Station.
Enjoy some great winter family fun with once of these classic pantomines.
Lichfield Garrick – Aladdin Join in a magic carpet ride full of adventures (up to Saturday 6th January 2018)
Sutton Coldfield Town Hall – Jack and the Beanstalk Join Jack, Dame Trott, Silly Billy and their friends on a magical journey to Giantland (up to 28th Dec 2017)
Birmingham Hippodrome – Cinderella Join Cinderella as she goes from rags to riches (up to 28th Jan 2018)
Arena Birmingham – Peter Pan: Christmas in Neverland Join some big stars in the classic adventures with Captain Hook (up to 24th Dec 2017)
The Beast at The NEC, Birmingham
Unleash your beast as the world’s largest inflatable obstacle course descends on Birmingham. The Beast is the ultimate bouncy castle experience for adults. Run, bounce and dance your way around all the obstacles.
From Friday 8th – Sunday 17th of December, it will feature 32 obstacles over a 272 metre long course enabling people to relive their 90s game show memories in real life.
Family Christmas Fun
Drayton Manor’s Magical Christmas – Christmas is a time of magic and of dreams, so why not experience the magic of the Island of Sodor with Drayton Manor Park’s Christmas magical experience. Recapture your inner child as you bring the little ones to meet and greet Father Christmas in the Castle of Dreams.
Twycross Zoo – Meet Santa on his magical sleigh in the Plaza, listen to him read a story in Santa’s Storytime, spot him chatting to William the Donkey, a very special Christmas donkey who is on a quest to become a reindeer, plus lots more!
Warwick Castle – There’s plenty of festive fun at Warwick Castle, with the Castle all decked in the finest festive grandeur, including a 20-feet-high Christmas tree gracing the Great Hall, offering yuletide glee aplenty with a feast of events and attractions including our Stories with Santa and a Winter Wedding in The Princess Tower.