Let’s Go Step Into Christmas

December is here! Discover a whole host of family events to take part in. From spectacular festive experiences to stadium tours and popular shows, there will be something to suit kids of all ages throughout December and even into the New Year!
Take some time off from the Christmas chaos and enjoy quality time with the family.


Mr Mulligans

Santa is coming to Town! Join Santa at Mr Mulligans Birmingham, Milton Keynes or Newcastle for a tasty breakfast, some crazy golf and a trip into his whimsical grotto! Treat your little one this Christmas and book your tickets at mrmulligan.com. Tickets start from £7.00.


National Coal Mining Museum, West Yorkshire

Don’t miss Wacky Wednesdays at National Coal Mining Museum this Christmas. Maurice the Miner is struggling to get his Christmas decorations ready! Help Fairy Nuff find the brightest star to go on the Christmas tree in a morning of songs, rhymes, stories and crafts culminating in a visit from 2 special guests. Booking is essential.

When? Wednesday 11th December


Twinlakes, Leicestershire

Experience Twinlakes Parks Magical Winter Wonderland with the usual theme park fun including rides, attractions and farm park with a special Christmassy twist! See Santa in his grotto, ride the Christmas train, take part in workshops including gingerbread decorating, bauble decorating, arts & crafts and fireworks to end the day. Park open daily 10am – 5pm

When? Now until 23rd December

Wheelgate, Nottinghamshire

The charming and enchanting Wheelgate Park Christmas Experience returns this Winter. The theme park is magically transformed into an enchanted wonderland. See Santa in his grotto and choose your own gift. There are thousands of stunning illuminated lights. You’ll have the chance to take part in workshops including gingerbread decorating. Park open daily 10am – 5pm
When? Now until 24th December

South West

Longleat, Wiltshire

Join Longleat on a thrilling odyssey as myths and legends from across the world are brought to life. Filled with extraordinary creatures, ancient deities, magnificent scenery and stunning structures; don’t miss the most amazing adventure of them all. Booking is essential.

When? Selected dates from now until 5th January

South East

Chelsea Football Club, Greater London

Go behind the scenes at Stamford Bridge, the home of world famous Chelsea FC. Our stadium tours give you access to areas normally reserved for players and officials, including the home and away dressing rooms, tunnel and dug-out areas, as well as the press room and stands.

Kings Theatre Portsmouth, Hampshire

Embark on a magical journey aboard a flying carpet at the Kings Theatre this Christmas with their all-star pantomime Aladdin! Starring Boyzone’s Shane Lynch, Phats & Small’s Ben Ofoedu, The Voice star Lucy Kane, and Portsmouth’s favourite Dame, Jack Edwards, Aladdin is a spectacular adventure full of excitement, fun and love.

When? Now until 5th January

Oi Frog & Friends, Greater London

‘Cats sit on mats, hares sit on chairs, mules sit on stools, gophers sit on sofas and frogs sit on logs’

Join FROG, CAT and DOG at the Lyric Theatre in this new action-packed stage adaptation of Kes Gray and Jim Field’s bestselling series of picture books. Expect songs, puppets, laughs and more rhymes than you can shake a chime at.

When? Now until 5th January

Black Beauty at Southbank Centre, London

The classic family tale is brought to life this festive season with storytelling, music and puppetry. Whether you’re a fan of the book, lover of the TV show or are brand new to the world of this beloved horse, saddle up and jump on in.

When? From 14th December. For ages 5+.

★★★★★ – The Guardian
★★★★★ – The Stage
★★★★ – The Times

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boy jumping into foam pit

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Jump In Trampoline Parks are over 30,000 sq ft of interconnected trampolines. You can jump between trampolines, literally bounce off the walls and play trampoline dodgeball. For the more daring, there’s foam zones and tumble tracks to fly off and flip onto. These super-large trampoline areas allow for more trampoline-based fun experiences for you to enjoy!


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Coronavirus Notice

Stay safe. Coronavirus advice is being updated regularly. Some attractions are starting to reopen with social distancing measures in place. Enjoy browsing the site for trips and please check directly with the venue before visiting.  Let’s Go with the Children is here to help and support families with ideas and information on what attractions are re-opening.