Christmas Events

Enjoy the magic and enchantment of Christmas at Drusillas Park between Saturday 29th November and Sunday 4th January with the dazzling Winter Wonderland.  BOOK NOW


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Saturday 29th November onwards (weekends only) 
Saturday 13th – Tuesday 23rd December (daily) 

Of course, no festivities would be complete without the star attraction and visitors will not be disappointed as Father Christmas makes a welcome return to the zoo. Visit him in his cosy Christmas Cottage during weekends from the 29th November and then daily from 13th to 23rd December inclusive; for an additional £6, children can meet Santa and receive an early Christmas gift. *Please note tickets can only be purchased at Drusillas, on the day. Santa tickets are not available in advance.

The Cottage is open 10.30am - 4.30pm (last admission to
the Park at 4pm). You will not be able to join the queue after
4pm without a ticket and the queue line will close at 4.30pm,
so please arrive early to avoid disappointment.

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The Grand Switch On of the
Winter Wonderland Illuminations 

Join us on Saturday 29th November to launch the official opening of our 2014 Winter Wonderland festivities! The Grand Switch On will commence at 4:30pm at the Events Arena and Hello Kitty herself will lighting up the magical display. Don't miss it!


_DSC3446.jpgWe will be switching on the Winter Wonderland Illuminations once again! The dazzling display will be turned on at 3:30pm daily with the official Light Show starting at 4:30pm when the magical wonderland scene will come alive as it synchronises to music. Young revellers can expect to see a host of magical creatures in the ice-capped kingdom, adding some extra sparkle to the festive season.



*NEW for 2014* Meet Santa's Reindeer

Saturday 29th November - Tuesday 23rd December

New for 2014 visitors will get the chance to meet two of Santa’s reindeers! Rudolph’s relatives, Tinsel and Twinkle will be meeting visitors throughout the day in the Events Arena.



Hug a Husky in the 'Ice Cave'

_DSC2877.jpgSaturday 29th November onwards (weekends only) 
Friday 19th - Tuesday 23rd December (daily)

Visitors will also be able to hug a husky. The two cuddly canines will be in the 'Ice Cave' meeting visitors between 1pm and 5pm near the Events Arena; you’d be barking mad to miss it!



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Pop into The Parlour for festive tattoos and the opportunity to have your face painted as a reindeer, a fairy or even a Christmas pud! 



Seasonal Fayre 

Saturday 29th November onwards (weekends only) 
Friday 19th – Tuesday 23rd December (daily) 

Get into the spirit of Christmas with a seasonal glass of 
mulled wine and yummy mince pies! You can also enjoy
warm fresh doughnuts all available from Station Buffet,
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